・A 5 minute walk from Osaka Station (Sakura-bashi Exit)
・A 6 minute walk from Kita-Shinchi Station
SUBWAY Yodobashi Line
・A 5 minute walk from Nishi-Umeda Station on the Yotsubashi Subway Line
SUBWAY Midosuji Line
・An 8 minute walk from Umeda Station on the Midosuji Subway Line
SUBWAY Tnimachi Line
・A 9 minute walk from Higashi-Umeda Station on the Tanimachi Subway Line
- PRIVATE RAILWAY
・A 5 minute walk from Hanshin Umeda Station
・A 12 minute walk from Hankyu Umeda Station
From the airport
- From Kansai International Airport
・Take the limousine bus(Bus No.5) to Herbis Osaka Airport bus Stop (65 mins), from where it is a 5 minute walk to the hotel.The bus comes every 30 minutes from 6:20 am to 1:30 am.
・Take the JR Limited Express "Haruka" to Tennoji Station (30 mins). Change to the JR Loop Line (Inner) and get off at Osaka Station (10 mins). The hotel is a 5 minute walk from Sakurabashi Exit.
- From Itami Airport
・Take the limousine bus to Hebris Osaka Airport Bus Stop (25 mins), from where it is a 5 minute walk to the hotel.
- Come off the Umeda Exit of the Hanshin Expressway Ikeda Line and turn left at the traffic lights. At the next set of traffic lights turn left again, and then make another sharp left passing under the JR railway tracks. After about 150 meters you will see the hotel on the right hand side.
- Come off the Deiribashi Exit of the Hanshin Expressway Route 1 Loop Line and go straight until at the end of the road you meet the JR Railway Lines. Turn right here and after about 100 meters you will see the hotel on the right hand side.
Osaka Castle is the symbol of the city, and in addition to the main castle tower, the grounds also contain the Sakura Gate (a designated Important Cultural Property), and JO-TERRACE where visitors can break for lunch or stroll around the greenery whilst sipping on a cup of Japanese tea. Furthermore, each season brings different things to enjoy, be it cherry blossom or plum blossom, making Osaka Castle a tourist spot not to be missed![About 25 minutes by train from Hotel Monterey Osaka]
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan / Tempozan Harbor Village
Osaka Aquarium is one of the world's largest aquariums, featuring 30,000 creatures comprising 620 species, including giant whale sharks. There are over 14 large tanks, each recreating a specific region of the Pacific Rim, taking visitors on a virtual tour of the Pacific Ocean. A popular recent addition is the new interactive zone, that allows visitors to interact more closely with marine animals, including touching seals, rays and sharks. In addition to the aquarium itself, the Tempozan Harbor Village also features an entertainment and shopping complex offering local souvenirs, restaurants serving Osaka specialties, a Ferris wheel, and sightseeing cruises, meaning that there is plenty to keep the whole family entertained! [About 35 minutes by train from Hotel Monterey Osaka]
Shinsekai ("New World") / Tsutenkaku Tower
Tsutenkaku Tower is a symbol of Osaka that stands at the heart of the retro "New World" area, a colorful entertainment district that was built in the early 20th century. Here you can feel a sense of nostalgia, and check out some of the eateries frequented by locals too. We recommend you try kushikatsu (skewers of deep-fried meat and vegetables). Furthermore, Tennoji Zoo and Tennoji Park are both located nearby, meaning that there is plenty to see and do. See if you can find the Billiken statue in Tsutenkaku Tower! [About 30 minutes by train from Hotel Monterey Osaka]
Dotonbori / Shinsaibashi
The Minami area of Osaka, which includes Dotonbori and Shinsaibashi, is Osaka's most famous entertainment district, comprising of shopping, restaurants, and a vibrant nightlife scene. There are many huge neon billboards on Dotonbori Street, making it a good spot to take some memorable photos! Visitors can also sample many of Osaka's most famous dishes in this area, such as takoyaki and okonomiyaki. [About 15 minutes by train from Hotel Monterey Osaka]
Umeda Sky Building / Floating Garden Observatory
The Floating Garden Observatory offers a panoramic 360-degree view of the city of Osaka, taking in the Akashi Kaikyo Suspension Bridge as well as Mount Rokko in the distance. It is especially recommended to visit as dusk turns to nightfall, and the scene offers a romantic alternative to the bustling cityscape below.[About 15 minutes on foot from Hotel Monterey Osaka]
Kuromon Market is known as the "Kitchen of Osaka", and is famous for its fresh seafood, making it a popular tourist destination. Locals and tourists mingle on the streets, nibbling on freshly cooked battered fish or sipping a fruit juice as they stroll along. The experience is sure to stimulate all of your 5 senses![About 30 minutes by train from Hotel Monterey La Soeur Osaka]