Osaka is the 2nd largest city of Japan after Tokyo and one great city for tourists to visit. There are many tourist attractions in Osaka including Osaka Castle, Osaka Aquarium, Umeda Sky Building and Universal Studios.
Osaka also has some great traditional food. If you are a foodie then you will love a visit to Osaka. Check out Food You Should Try in Osaka.
For accommodation, Osaka is a modern city and hotel prices can be a bit expensive but there are still a spread of hotels to suit all budgets.
Check out the best hotels to stay in Osaka. These are not just the most expensive hotels but a mix of hotel prices, focused on the best locations and good quality hotels.
If you are coming to Osaka to visit Universal Studio, then the Singulari Hotel is located right next door to the theme park. The Singulari is a good quality budget 4 star hotel. The hotel has it’s own spa with great views over the Osaka skyline.
Room prices at the Singulari Hotel start from around A$165 per night (around US$125).
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Hotel Art Inn is a boutique hotel located right in the heart of the famous Namba / Dotonbori district of Osaka. If you are a foodie, this is the area of Osaka you want to stay in to try awesome Takoyaki, Okonomiyaki and late night Yaki Niku BBQ restaurants.
Hotel Art Inn has free WiFi internet access, comfortable rooms, right in the heart of the best nightlife area of Osaka and is only 15 minutes by taxi from Osaka train station.
Room prices at Hotel Art Inn Namba Osaka start from around A$90 per night (US$68).
Online bookings for Hotel Art Inn Namba Osaka.
APA Hotel Namba Osaka is a quality 3.5 star hotel located in the Namba district of Osaka, just minutes walk from Dotonbori district which is famous for food and shopping. 4 minutes walk to Namba Station with easy transport to Osaka Train Station. With WiFi internet access in all rooms and lobby area.
Room prices at the APA Hotel Namba Osaka start from A$130 per night (around US$98).
Online bookings for APA Hotel Namba Osaka.
The Hilton Hotel Osaka is my best pick of hotels in Osaka. I stayed here for a few nights in 2017 and was very impressed with the hotels location and the staff gave the best service. The rooms on the higher floors have excellent views over the Osaka CBD city skyline.
The Hilton Hotel Osaka is located directly opposite Osaka Station. if you are arriving into Osaka by the Shinkansen Bullet train then this hotel is just a few minutes walk from where you get off the train.
The Hilton Osaka has a choice of restaurants within the hotel and there are also hundreds of restaurants within the few minutes walk. Just 10 minutes from the hotel the trendy Kitashinchi which is a late night area packed full of restaurants and bars.
Room prices at the Hilton Osaka start from around A$250 per night (around US$190).
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Hyatt Regency Hotel Osaka is located next to the bay with easy access to Universal Studios, Osaka Aquarium and just 15 minutes by train into the city centre of Osaka.
With the service and style you would expect from a Hyatt branded hotel, Hyatt Regency is one of the best 5 star hotels in Osaka.
Room prices at the Hyatt Regency start from A$228 per night (around US$172).
Online bookings for the Hyatt Regency Hotel Osaka.