5 Guesthouses around Osaka Castle with Excellent Guest Reviews
Osaka Castle is a famous sightseeing spot that serves as a landmark representing Osaka. The area around the castle is dotted with guesthouses that boast excellent value for money. Below are five guesthouses that are enjoying high praises among guests based on feedbacks and reviews on an online booking site!
1. Guesthouse Sunanoshiro
Guesthouse Sunanoshiro is housed in a renovated building that was originally a printing company built in 1958. The rooms here are all dormitory-type rooms, some of which are mixed dorms, while others are female only dorms. It is a comfortable place that has a living room where guests can mingle with fellow travelers, shower rooms, kitchen (equipped with various cooking utensils, condiments and other items) and washrooms (with dryers and other equipments). Wi-Fi is free in the guestrooms. English-speaking staff available.
Sample rate: 2,000 JPY per person, per night in a mixed dormitory
2. Osaka Nakayama Guesthouse
Osaka Nakayama Guesthouse is situated in a place that is perfect for taking a stroll, since there are various scenic and historic sites all around. Guests love the fact that all rooms here are fitted with a shower room and empty refrigerator. Further, this guesthouse offers a shared living room and bath, as well as a sauna. Wi-Fi is free in the guestrooms. English- and Chinese-speaking staff available.
Sample rate: 8,333 JPY and up (excl. tax) per person (adult), per night in a triple room
3. Ezstay Osaka
Ezstay Osaka is a unique guesthouse that was founded in a renovated building that used to be a public bathhouse. It is a 10-minute walk to Osaka Castle. Shared facilities in this guesthouse include the lounge, mini-kitchen (with microwave oven, refrigerator and other appliances), shower rooms and laundromat. Wi-Fi is free in the guestrooms. English- and Chinese-speaking staff available.
Sample rate: 2,000 – 2,500 JPY (incl. tax) per person, per night in a mixed dormitory
4. Tenma Itoya Guest House
This is a guesthouse that is located in a neighborhood with a working class vibe, despite it being in the city. It offers mixed and women-only dormitories, as well as various Japanese-style private rooms. There is a living room equipped with a TV and computers and a kitchen (with cooking utensils and tableware) for shared use, as well as showers for men and women. Wi-Fi is free in the guestrooms.
Sample rate: 3,500 JPY (incl. tax) per person, per night in a dormitory
This guesthouse, which has a unique name “00O”, is a popular accommodation that is located within a walking distance from Osaka Castle. Some units here have their own bathrooms, so guests can have a pleasant stay. It has been gaining rave reviews from guests, thanks to its full lineup of services such as ironing, paid dry cleaning and paid babysitting services. Wi-Fi is free throughout the property. English-speaking staff available.
Sample rate: 5,000 JPY per night for two persons (adults) in a private room
Did you find a guesthouse to your liking? The properties listed above are all within 1.5km from Osaka Castle. Try to use this article as your reference when choosing where to stay on your next trip to Osaka!
*Please note that the information in this article is from the time of writing or publication and may differ from the latest information.
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