If you want to travel more efficiently, then it would be best to stay in a hotel that is near the train station. Here is a list of five of the best accommodations around Shin-Osaka Station, where the Shinkansen (bullet train), as well as the conventional JR train lines and subway routes run and go through. The hotels in this list are convenient if you are going to cities in other prefectures, making them the perfect bases for sightseeing in the Kansai region.
1. Remm Shin-Osaka
Remm Shin-Osaka is the hotel that is closest to Shin-Osaka Station since it's directly linked to it. It also offers easy access to Kansai International Airport and Osaka International (Itami) Airport via limited express trains and shuttle buses that depart from Shin-Osaka Station, so it boasts of an extremely convenient location. Its cosmopolitan and refined entrance evokes the image of “Osaka, the city of water.” Meanwhile, the interior has a modern vibe where time and space are designed under the concept of “better sleep.” This hotel’s original bed that uses twice the amount of spring of ordinary beds is so comfortable for sleeping as it will make you feel like the bed is wrapped around your body. Remm is also particular about the pillows it uses, so you will surely have a restful sleep here.
2. Shin-Osaka Station Hotel Honkan
Located just four minutes away from the East Exit of JR Shin-Osaka Station by foot, this hotel is filled with the warmth of wood that will make you feel like you are resting at the comfort of your own home. There are various types of rooms available here, including single-, double- and triple-occupancy rooms. They also have connecting rooms linked by an inner door that can fit up to six guests – perfect for families! The breakfast courses that are carefully made by hand are centered on fresh vegetables, and guests can choose from Japanese-style and Western-style courses. You can start your day with a rich spirit by having a delicious meal at this hotel.
3. Hotel Mielparque Osaka
Hotel Mielparque Osaka, an approximately 5-minute walk from the North Exit of JR Shin-Osaka Station, is a hotel where the bright and clean rooms are designed around the concept of “pursuing comfortable sleep and better health.” This hotel uses beds made by Simmons, which are also used in high-class hotels inside and outside Japan, so you are sure to sleep soundly and wake up feeling fresh. Each guest is also treated to a bottle of mineral water (500ml plastic bottle) for each night of stay.
4. Super Hotel JR Shin-Osaka Higashiguchi
Situated at a site that is a 5-minute walk from the East Exit of JR Shin-Osaka Station, Super Hotel JR Shin-Osaka Higashiguchi is a hotel that is famous for its reasonable rates and full line of services. Here, you get to choose from eight different kinds of pillows. There is also a natural hot spring bath inside the building that will soothe your fatigue from a long day. Staying guests are given free breakfast, with a long list of Japanese-style and Western-style dishes available. They serve salads that use organic vegetables and miso soups that are good for your body, as well as the Osaka specialty, takoyaki (octopus dumplings).
※Photo shows Super Hotel Satsumasendai
5. Hotel Shin‘osaka
Only a minute from the East Exit of JR Shin-Osaka Station by foot, this hotel takes pride in its excellent location and warm hospitality. Its breakfast buffet has been getting rave reviews, as guests are able to eat as much Japanese food as they want such as side dishes that change day by day, egg dishes and salads, as well as fruits and drinks. Here, the Twin and Double Rooms have separate toilets and bathrooms, so you can enjoy a leisurely shower. Even their Single Room is spacious.
The hotels in this list are places where you can hop on the shinkansen as soon as you wake up in the morning, so you can definitely shorten your travel time by staying in any one of them! Try to choose the hotel that fits your budget and preferences.
*Please note that the information in this article is from the time of writing or publication and may differ from the latest information.
popular article ranking
Osaka × Genre
Best of Tags
Best of Area
Recommended articles for you
- Follow WOW! JAPAN
- Can't find it in a guidebook? Looking through this app will definitely make you want to go to Japan.
Sightseeing information to make you say "Wow!", updated every day!