UmedaOsaka

Escape to Umeda! Enjoy its castle, sightseeing, and museums.

Explore the historic area of Umeda—gourmet restaurants, shopping, and popular sights from Herbis Plaza to Osaka Station City.

Top Hotels in Umeda

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hotel Monterey Osaka
Hotel Monterey Osaka
3.5 out of 5
3-3-45 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka, Osaka-fu
¥6,906
per night
Dec 1 - Dec 2

Located in Umeda, this romantic hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Osaka Science Museum and Umeda Sky Building. Shinsaibashi Shopping Arcade and Dotonbori Glico ...

4/5Very Good! (1,784 reviews)

"Even though this location is super close to the train station, it is very quiet in the rooms when the windows are closed. Location wise it is perfect."…"

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

Hotel Monterey Osaka
Hotel Hankyu RESPIRE OSAKA
Hotel Hankyu RESPIRE OSAKA
4 out of 5
1-1 Ofukacho, Kita, Osaka, Osaka
¥14,979
per night
Nov 27 - Nov 28

Located in Umeda, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Grand Front Osaka Mall and Umeda Sky Building. Osaka Science Museum and Shinsaibashi Shopping Arcade ...

Hotel Hankyu RESPIRE OSAKA
Hilton Osaka
Hilton Osaka
4.5 out of 5
8-8, Umeda 1-chome, Kita-ku, Osaka, Osaka-fu
¥18,525
per night
Nov 24 - Nov 25

Located in Umeda, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Herbis Plaza, Osaka Station City, and Festival Hall. Umeda Sky Building and Grand Front Osaka ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,239 reviews)

"Convenient location. I also like the morning buffet but should be able to order alacart."…"

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2019

Hilton Osaka
Hotel Granvia Osaka
Hotel Granvia Osaka
3.5 out of 5
3-1-1 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka, Osaka-fu
¥14,933
per night
Dec 1 - Dec 2

Located in Umeda, this romantic hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Umeda Sky Building and Osaka Science Museum. Shinsaibashi Shopping Arcade and Osaka Museum of ...

4/5Very Good! (1,851 reviews)

"Great stay at the property. We were able to work with the hotel to get a crib in the room for our 11 month old son. They also provided a diaper genie in the room which helped a lot! The staff were extremely helpful and the location can't be beat (right next to the Osaka JR station). It made it convenient ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2019

Hotel Granvia Osaka
The Ritz-Carlton, Osaka
The Ritz-Carlton, Osaka
5 out of 5
2-5-25 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka, Osaka-fu
¥33,000
per night
Nov 25 - Nov 26

Located in Umeda, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Sankei Hall Breeze and Herbis Plaza. Osaka Science Museum and Festival Hall are also within ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (804 reviews)

"Friendly Staff to help you get around throughout the check-in and check-out process. Great location to get around Osaka."…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2019

The Ritz-Carlton, Osaka
Hearton Hotel Nishiumeda
Hearton Hotel Nishiumeda
3.5 out of 5
3-3-55 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka, Osaka-fu
¥6,762
per night
Nov 24 - Nov 25

Located in Umeda, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Tombori River Walk, Kyocera Dome Osaka, and Osaka Castle. Universal Studios Japan™ and Nipponbashi are ...

4/5Very Good! (1,739 reviews)

"I would definitely stay at Heartons Hotel again. It’s very accessible to everything. Although the room is kinda small but their customer service, breakfast and location is superb!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2019

Hearton Hotel Nishiumeda

Popular things to do in Umeda

LUCUA Osaka
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LUCUA Osaka

4.5/5(4 reviews)

During your trip to Osaka, you can do some window-shopping at LUCUA Osaka. Discover the top-notch restaurants and entertainment choices in this walkable area.

Osaka Castle
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Osaka Castle

4.5/5(880 reviews)

Engage with Japan's rich history at this 16th-century site, where dramatic battlegrounds have made way for a peaceful park with cherry trees. 

Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan
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Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan

4.5/5(248 reviews)

Experience the diverse marine ecosystems of the Pacific in this comprehensive aquarium, which hosts otters, penguins, seals and even whale sharks. 

Osaka Science Museum
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Osaka Science Museum

4/5(56 reviews)

Osaka Science Museum is a popular museum in Osaka with a rich history. Discover the top-notch restaurants and entertainment choices in this walkable area.

Universal Studios Japan™
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Universal Studios Japan™

4.5/5(269 reviews)

Watch theatrical shows, meet lovable mascots and go on exhilarating rides at this extensive movie-focused theme park.

Tsutenkaku Tower
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Tsutenkaku Tower

4/5(225 reviews)

Come to marvel at the tower that reaches to heaven and meet Billiken, the god of happiness and good luck.

Top activities in Umeda

Kyoto Perfect Tour: 1day bus tour
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Kyoto Perfect Tour: 1day bus tour

¥14,000

Discover the 3 World Heritage listed sites (Kiyomizu temple, Tenrryuji temple and Kinkakuji Temple) in Kyoto. Besides, we will visit 2 popular spots: Fushimi Inari Shrine and bamboo forest in Sagano. Please be intoxicated magnificent Japanese historical places.

Full-Day Bus Tour to Kyoto, Nara & Kobe
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Full-Day Bus Tour to Kyoto, Nara & Kobe

¥10,588

Take a journey through the wonders of ancient and modern Japan with a day trip that shows you the historic cities of Kyoto, Nara, and Kobe. With destinations from the peaceful bamboo forest of Arashiyama to the lively Kobe Mosaic, you get a look at centuries' worth of culture.

Kyoto & Nara 1-Day Tour
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Kyoto & Nara 1-Day Tour

¥15,600

Explore the must-see sights of history-rich Kyoto, including the spectacular Nijo Castle, eminent Kinkaku-ji, and grand Kyoto Imperial Palace. In the afternoon, embark for Nara, home of pacific Nara Park and the famous temple of Todai-ji.

Kyoto Full-Day Tour
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Kyoto Full-Day Tour

¥14,000

Spend a full day discovering the best sights Kyoto has to offer, including grand castles and sacred temples. These spectacular attractions make your time in Kyoto an unforgettable experience.

Small-Group Maneki-Neko Lucky Cat Figurine Painting Lesson
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Small-Group Maneki-Neko Lucky Cat Figurine Painting Lesson

¥3,000

Try your hand at painting a maneki-neko, or lucky cat, figurine in the heart of Osaka during this small-group lesson. An experienced instructor teaches you about the history of the beckoning cat and its significance as part of Japanese culture before you paint your own figure to take home.

Osaka Castle Photography
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Osaka Castle Photography

¥10,213

Itinerary We will go to Osaka Castle in the morning. It is beautiful to see Osaka Castle in the morning and take a fresh breath air! Most of our beautiful pictures are taken in the morning. First I will pick you up at the Morinomiya station near Osaka Castle.

Read travel guides and advice on visiting Umeda

Rugby World Cup Japan: Things to Do Between Matches
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Rugby World Cup Japan: Things to Do Between Matches

Crouch, bind, set for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan! With matches spread over 12 venues in cities across the country, traveling for the Rugby World Cup lets you experience Japanese culture and hospitality beyond the usual tourist cities.

Osaka Food Guide: What to Eat in Japan’s Kitchen
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Osaka Food Guide: What to Eat in Japan’s Kitchen

If you come to Osaka hungry, you’re sure to leave happy. Just make sure to pack your stretchy pants.

Other neighborhoods in Osaka

Kita
Japan

Kita

Known for Shopping, Castles, Dining

4.5/5(275 reviews)

Kita is highly notable for its popular shops, and you might want to visit top sights like Umeda Sky Building and Osaka Science Museum. See more of Osaka by jumping on the metro at Umeda Station or Nakazakicho Station.

Nakanoshima
Nakanoshima Park featuring a city, flowers and a garden

Nakanoshima

Known for Shopping, Castles, Dining

Shopping, restaurants, and spas highlight some notable features of Nakanoshima. Make a stop by Osaka Science Museum or Festival Hall while you're visiting, and jump aboard the metro at Nakanoshima Station or Naniwabashi Station to get around town.

Fukushima
Japanese Takoyaki
trover photo by Katsuya Miyake

Fukushima

Known for Sightseeing, Tours, Romantic

4.5/5(12 reviews)

You might enjoy the restaurants while in Fukushima. Osaka Central Wholesale Market is a notable sight, and you can get around town at Nodahanshin Station or Tamagawa Station to see more of the city.

Honmachi
A hidden rooftop garden in busy Osaka...
trover photo by Amandine Chaignot

Honmachi

Known for Skyscrapers, Spas, Shopping

4.5/5(12 reviews)

Shopping and restaurants are notable features of Honmachi. You might consider a stop by Osaka Kigyoka Museum while you're exploring the neighborhood.

Nishi
United Church of Christ in Japan Osaka

Nishi

Known for Skyscrapers, Shopping, Aquariums

4.5/5(75 reviews)

Shopping, hot springs, and spas highlight some notable features of Nishi. Make a stop by Kyocera Dome Osaka or Orix Theater while you're visiting, and jump aboard the metro at Nishinagahori Station or Awaza Station to get around town.

Chuo
Osaka Castle showing a castle

Chuo

Known for Shopping, Castles, Dining

4.5/5(171 reviews)

Chuo is highly notable for its popular shops, and you might want to visit top sights like Osaka Museum of History and Osaka Castle. See more of Osaka by jumping on the metro at Tanimachi4-chome Station or Tanimachi6-chome Station.