18 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Osaka, Japan - Updated 2024

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Osaka is the third-largest city in Japan. Unlike its neighboring cities, Tokyo which is famous for its technological advancements, and Kyoto, which is famous for its Buddhist temples and gardens, Osaka is known for its nightlife, architecture, and street food. Local and foreign travelers frequent here to visit different popular places. With many things to do, Osaka beckons you to visit. To save yourself from the fuss of figuring out where to go and what to experience, here is a list of picks that are surely worth the try.

Popular picks in Osaka:

Places for food and drink: Osaka is steeped in gastronomical wonders, and it can be quite tricky to find exactly where to go for your food crawl. The downtown district is the first place you’ll want to try, as it offers a wide variety of B-grade street foods, or foods that the working class is into, such as okonomiyaki and yakiniku. Rooftop beer gardens are a surefire hit among day drinkers. They can be found in several high-rise buildings throughout the metropolis, and offer an atmosphere that doesn’t compare to any regular bar. If you’re also craving something sweet, or seeking more delicacies to eat, the basement food court in a department store, or depachika, is a better place to continue where you left off.

Shopping: Speaking of department stores, you can find several of them throughout Osaka, as thousands of hot items await your purchase. Umeda is filled with many big-name establishments of its kind. The Minamihorie area, on the other hand, brings a more niche approach to shopping. From Namba to Amerikamura, you’ll uncover a much more varied range of items here, such as quality electronics, specialty clothing, vintage material, and even second-hand city pop records! Going for something out of the ordinary? Head to Nippombashi, the haven built for anime geeks and otaku aficionados in mind. From character figurines to maid cafes, you’ll surely leave the place with unforgettable memories.

Leisure spots: While you’re getting lost in Osaka, don’t forget to treat yourself to some more fun! Shinsekai is a classic spot for families to enjoy their idle time, as it has a zoo, observation deck, and onsen all in one place. Osaka is also home to Universal Studios Japan. It features a bevy of thrill rides and Hollywood-style experiences. It even hosts the first Super Nintendo World, perfect for diehard fans of the game company’s many franchises, including Super Mario Bros.!

Before anything else, you need to determine where to stay in Osaka. If you’re looking for suggestions, continue reading to discover the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Osaka, Japan.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 13, 2024.

1. Executive suite minutes from Daikokucho Station (from USD 125)

Tastefully designed with families or other small groups in mind, this suite inside the Tanimachi Kun Hotel Namba 80 is packed with an array of useful amenities. It is furnished with two double beds, a self-equipped kitchenette with an island bar, and laundry facilities to help wash your clothes. The bathroom is spotless and equipped with a hair dryer, shampoo, and hot water.

The nearest train station is only five minutes from the property, bringing you closer to Osaka’s many must-visit places, such as Osaka Castle and Dotonbori. The station also connects to other nearby destinations, most notably the historic city of Kyoto. After having a well-deserved fill of your adventure and a day of sightseeing, you can unwind in the living area and watch your favorite streaming releases on the TV.

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Naniwa Ward, Osaka, Osaka, Japan
1.19 km (0.8 mi) from Tsūtenkaku
805 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
hair dryer iron and the dish dryer was very helpful
great amenities provided room provided is large private and clean
the kitchen is fully stocked and the shower also functions very well
loved having double beds and huge kitchen bathroom and living area
place was exceptionally clean and spacious
spacious living with clean beds and linen
it was clean affordable and the communication was clear and frequent
place was super clean with very modern appliances
amazing stay everything was clean and comfortable
host was very responsive and assisted with any questions or issues very quickly
the host was also very responsive and helpful
thank you for hosting
our host was very helpful and responded in a timely manner:)
host was very responsive with his communication
good location close to both subway and metro station
wonderfully simple and close to a train station
great place and within walking distance to the metro station
the location is good and walkable to dotonbori
great location close to the subway and namba area
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2. Well-connected suite in Apartment Hotel 11 Kuromon (from USD 80)

Situated in the heart of Osaka, this well-appointed suite easily connects guests to Osaka’s famous hotspots. With the Kuromon Market, Namba, and Nipponbashi being a stone’s throw away, you’ll only have to worry less when it comes to shopping and dining matters.

The room has two queen-sized beds and promises a good night’s rest after an eventful day of exploration. Resting on 25 sq m (269.10 sq ft), the accommodation has a TV and internet connectivity along with air conditioning and heating. Should you decide to fix meals when hunger strikes, you can prepare supper on the gas cooker of the equipped kitchen.

You can extend your stay by a month or more by talking to the host, Layla, in this long-term rental. The bedroom leads to a patio, where you can take in fresh air and have your morning coffee.

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Osaka, Japan
1.14 km (0.8 mi) from Tsūtenkaku
2350 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
dryer function in bathroom was good
but overall the room and the environment are perfect
the room is spacious and clean contains a balcony and even a laundry machine (game changer )
apartment itself is very clean had plenty of amenities and beds were comfortable
comfortable and clean building inside and out the washer/dryer are a huge bonus for travelers packing lite
everything was clean and accommodating
the apartment was very clean and very walkable
great stay clean and modern
very clean and comfortable place to stay
very clean room quiet and modern apartment
great place and friendly host
very nice host and staff even helper us with the luggage and transport to airport
everything is great great stay great service and very helpful owner recommended
definitely recommended place & host
also our host is always responsive and has a fast response
it’s walking distance to an active shopping area and very close to the station as well
great location within walking distance to kuromon market and 10 mins walk to dotonbori
good location slightly away from the busy area
this airbnb was a perfect walking distance from the busy streets
everything was perfect the location was very close to local restaurants and the train stations
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3. Comfy home near Kuromon Market (from USD 50)

Take in Osaka’s beautiful scenery from this fully equipped Airbnb located six minutes from Nipponbashi station. It is only a short walk from many attractions and Shinsekai, Kuromon Market, and Dotonbori are less than 13 minutes away. The nearest convenience store is right next door, while coin parking facilities for your cars are also close by.

The home features a balcony, where you can smoke or enjoy a drink while admiring the sights of the city. The kitchen has an induction cooker, refrigerator, freezer, and microwave for your cooking and dining needs. The WiFi, TV, and dedicated workspace are also available for your convenience and leisure.

Recommendations from the host, Yoshikata:

  • Food favorites: Kamakura Shinsaibashi for great ramen (2-chōme-8-26 Shinsaibashisuji); Pablo for exquisite cheese tarts (Shinsaibashisuji, 2 Chome−8−1); Kani Doraku Dotonbori Honten for fresh seafood (1-chōme-6-18 Dōtonbori).
  • Top places for nightlife: Sōemonchō is the place to be for adults who want to let off their steam. The street is surrounded by bars, restaurants, and nightclubs, all of which come to life at night.
  • Shopping hubs: Shinsaibashi-suji shopping street for classic finds, Abeno Harukas for high-end experiences (1 Chome-1-43 Abenosuji); Doton Plaza Osaka for duty-free shopping (2 Chome-15-10 Shimanouchi).
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大阪市浪速区, Japan
955 meters (0.6 ft) from Tsūtenkaku
284 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it had all the amenities that we needed and the beds were comfortable
the beds were surprisingly comfortable and heater worked well for colder weather
very clean and comfortable
small space but clean and convenient
cleanliness - the place is very clean as well as the things to use
very clean and convenient place to stay at
the place is clean and well maintained
she was extra helpful in the quick responses and making sure i checked in safely
yoshikata was an amazing host
great area and host
is a nice place great help from the host
host replies are very fast and helpful
place is a perfect walking distance from namba station
great location but take ear plugs
super close to the subway and close to a lot of good restaurants
really great location by bustling downtown nipponbashi
yoshitaka's place is in a great location
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4. Air-conditioned apartment with a kitchen in Chūō-ku (from USD 256)

This spacious apartment for rent in Osaka comes with two double beds and a sofa bed, and can easily accommodate up to five guests. You can cook delicious meals in the kitchen, but the property is also near shopping spots and restaurants in case you want to explore the local cuisine.

The vacation rental offers WiFi access to keep guests connected. If you want to enjoy a relaxing experience after a full day outdoors, you can have a soak in the bathtub. Toiletries are already provided during your stay - no need to bring extra towels or travel-sized shampoos and soaps! The apartment enjoys direct access to major airports, as well as train stations, shopping districts, and more.

More information about the property:

  • The Tamade Supermarket is five minutes away from the Airbnb and the convenience store of Lawson is a minute's walk.
  • The property observes a strict self-check-in process. You will be sent check-in codes, your room number, and the passcode before your arrival. No on-site staff is available in the lobby - in their place are specially programmed iPads to aid you in checking in your accommodation.
  • Self-storage facilities are free to use and available on the first floor of the property.
  • Some of the notable attractions, such as Universal Studios Japan, Osaka Castle, and Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan are less than an hour's distance from the accommodation.
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Chūō-ku, Osaka, Osaka, Japan
1.74 km (1.1 mi) from Tsūtenkaku
229 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment also has nice amenities and comfy beds
it would be a comfortable fit for 4 people
the room is clean with all the amenities that i can think of is available
we had a great stay at the apartment
it was super clean and big
the place is new and very clean
great place the room is really new and clean the bed is comfy
the room was spacious and clean
the condo is quite new and very clean
the host is also very hospitable offering 24/7 support
jeremie always gave me a fast and kind answer
great location handy to namba
excellent location only about two blocks away from dotonbori
very good location going to dotonburi
the best location just next to dotonburi and a few min walk to nipponbashi station
it was also very near the nippombashi station which was great
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5. Private room in refurbished apartment, Fukushima-ku, Ōsaka-shi (from USD 61)

Stay in a private room in a traditional Japanese tatami-style apartment that can sleep up to three guests. This Osaka accommodation is a two-minute walk to JR Fukushima Station and you can easily access Osaka station with one train stop. There is a futon and comfy floor mattresses for a good night’s slumber.

Guests can use facilities, such as the kitchen, patio, and bathroom. A washer is available that facilitates long-term stays. The kitchen is equipped for food preparation, from a refrigerator to a microwave, induction cooker, and coffee maker. If you like eating out, there are nearby restaurants. Pocket WiFi and laptop space come with the unit.

Also See: Pokemon Center Osaka Right Next To Osaka Station

Recommendations from the host, Ryota:

  • Supermarkets and convenience stores: Lawson (JR Shin-Fukushima Station); Kansai Super (4 Chome-5-22 Minamihorie); Hankyu Oasis (5-chōme-18-25 Fukushima).
  • Must-visit attractions: Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan (1 Chome-1-10 Kaigandori); Osaka Castle; Universal Studios Japan.
  • Food and drink: Reims (Fukushima-5-chōme-17); Tully's Coffee (Nanbanaka-2-chōme-10); Harukoma Honten (5-chōme-5-2 Tenjinbashi).
  • Shopping and leisure: EXPOCITY (2-1 Senribanpakukōen) is among Japan's biggest shopping malls. It hosts over 300 stores, as well as other attractions that families will surely enjoy.
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Osaka City, Osaka, Japan
5.18 km (3.3 mi) from Tsūtenkaku
344 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 4 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the heater works perfectly and there is a heating matress too very comfortable during winter
such a cute cozy and comfy place with all the amenities you could need
we've also use the washing machine & portable wifi too thanks ryota for hosting us
the place is very nice with tatami room and traditional futon mattresses with plenty of extra cushion
not to worry the apartment is very quiet
and everything was spotless clean too
clean tidy convenient transport
clean rooms comfortable sleep
the place is clean and new
it’s clean and comfortable for us to stay in osaka
ryota was responsive to all questions
ryota is a very nice host
the host was superb
ryota is a great host
ryota is really super host
the location is so good
great location close to the station
the location was great
great location close to train station
location is easy to find and near train station
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6. Classic room in Kiri’s house at Miyakjima Ward

If you are looking for a place that gives you that cherry blossoms-season-and-traditional Japanese-home vibe, then you should stay at Kiri’s house! The rooms are covered in cherry blossom wallpaper and the mattresses also match the feel of the room. Aside from this, they offer room cleaning for free, and they also have a grand piano that you may play free of charge!

The place is even more beautiful during cherry blossom season as you can directly see it from the window. You may also find the Buson Yosano Memorial Park just across the house and it is also accessible to different places such as the hot spring, ramen store, and turning sushi.

This room can accommodate a pair of guests with two twin beds. Other rooms in Kiri’s home can easily fit groups of three to six.

More information about the property:

  • The check-in time is from 3pm to 11pm. Guests will need to check out before 11am at the end of their stay.
  • The home offers several shared facilities that you must use alongside other guests. These include the kitchen, powder room, bath areas, and living room.
  • Yukatas are readily provided for the use of guests by the host. You can choose from their collection and wear one as you explore the rest of Osaka.
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Miyakojima Ward, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture, Japan
7.47 km (4.7 mi) from Tsūtenkaku
66 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it made us feel like home with the light breakfast provided (coffee and toasts with jam)
the house was very clean
it is super clean and comfortable
the room is extremely clean cozy and sweet
the house is super clean and quiet
room is really clean
the host was very nice
the hosts are the sweetest and warmest people alive
the host is an old kind lovely lady
the host is pretty nice couple
the host is very kind and they help us a lot
beside the bus station has a very good ramen
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7. Maria's traditional home at Yodogawa-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka-fu (from USD 23)

If you are the type of person who likes to immerse in other people and their culture, this holiday rental in Osaka is the place to stay. Maria’s house is a traditional place with her lovely family in it, but you don’t have to worry about your privacy because your room will be separated from their rooms. She says her place is perfect for couples and solo adventures.

The house is also situated in front of a river, really giving you that homey and countryside vibes. Amenities, such as air conditioning, internet, and kitchen are also provided. Since this is a shared home, parties, pets, and smoking aren’t allowed in the place.

More information about the property:

  • Check-in begins after 3pm, while the check-out process must take place before 11am.
  • You'll have access to the common space inside the house. However, bedrooms belonging to Maria's family members, such as Yoko and Sara, are off-limits.
  • The hosts cannot speak English well, so you may need to make a little more effort to learn basic Japanese skills. That way, you can communicate with them whenever you need assistance.
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Osaka City, Osaka, Japan
7.34 km (4.6 mi) from Tsūtenkaku
165 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 3 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is spacious and view from the balcony is really nice
the room was very comfortable and had all the amenities i needed
the room is comfortable and has a good view
highlights included sharing our love of kpop karaoke and dinner table conversations
further add on their daily breakfast are well prepared in every morning
room was clean and tidy
bathroom and shower clean and easy to use
the room itself was very clean and cozy and was very homey
they provided clean towels and access 24/7
the room was nice spacious and clean
thank you very much maria sarah and their mother for being an amazing host
the hosts were some of the best people i have ever met
this is the best airbnb host in osaka
everybody was friendly to me and i'm super grateful by that
host was very friendly to provide whatever that one could ever need for an airbnb
the location is also great
the location was perfect peaceful neighborhood and near train stations
the location in north osaka is good
the location of this airbnb is great
meanwhile the location is also prefect to enjoy
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8. Nice spacious apartment in Izumisano-shi (from USD 35)

Stay in a spacious and tastefully appointed apartment in Izumisano-shi, Ōsaka-fu, that sleeps up to two guests on two beds in one bedroom. It’s about a 20-minute ride from the airport and a five-minute walk to the closest train station.

Your host lives upstairs and has a dog, so you may hear it occasionally. The Airbnb is equipped with a kitchen, bathroom, WiFi, hangers, hairdryer, and bedding. The separate entrance allows for keypad security. No smoking, pets, or parties are allowed. The location is quite far from night spots, but transportation is conveniently close. There’s a mall, convenience store, and restaurants within a ten-minute walk of the location.

More information about the property:

  • The property is located right next to a busy road. With vehicles passing by, you may be slightly disturbed by outside noise. To prevent much of it from disturbing your rest, double windows have been installed in the apartment.
  • The host, Yasuo, can entertain your questions, suggestions, and other inquiries in Japanese and English. He may not be well-versed in other languages, so make sure to use either of the two when communicating with him.
  • Although parking is not included in the accommodation, guests with vehicles are advised to use coin-parking facilities near Iharanosato Station.
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Izumisano City, Osaka, Japan
30.5 km (19.0 mi) from Tsūtenkaku
312 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wi-fi was very quick and easy to connect to
yasuo has a beautiful apartment with tasteful furnishings and a quiet area
the beds were comfortable and the bedding is soft
very spacious modern and comfortable
very clean and spacious
its very clean and tidy
clean simple and stylish space
it was very clean and very nice place
the house also clean and tidy
yasuo was an awesome host
the host is the best japanese people i have met in japan during 10days
yasuo was a great host
yasuo is a fantastic host - very attentive and helpful
the apartment is very nice and so is the host
the location is great
the location is fantastic for kansai airport only a few stops away by train
it's a good house have large place and close to the station
this space is great if you are looking for something close to kansai airport
very clean place and convenient for going to the airport as it's close to the nankai line
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9. Ergonomic studio in a safe location in Higashimikuni (from USD 29)

Located in a safe and quiet residential town, this clean and cozy apartment for two in is just a minute’s walk away from Higashimikuni station and a short train ride to the vibrant nightlife and the celebrated cuisine of downtown Osaka. There’s a comfortable double bed for a peaceful night of sleep.

The small kitchen is set off in one corner and it has everything you need to prepare your meals, including a microwave oven, a refrigerator, a kettle, and an induction cooker. The accommodation also offers cable TV, Wi-Fi, a washing machine, and air-conditioning, among other necessary amenities.

More information about the property:

  • The stairs to the room are rather steep and it may take some effort to carry large pieces of luggage up with you. But the host will gladly help you with this as you arrive and when you leave.
  • Should you wish to cook your meals, make sure to let the host know if you plan to cook so he can prepare some kitchenware and tableware for you.

Recommendations from the host, Kazuma:

  • Namdaemun (Higashimikuni-6-chōme-9 Yodogawa Ward) offers a superb barbecue experience, as visitors can enjoy relishing Wagyu beef and other choice meats while dining in.
  • Robatadokoro isshin (5-chōme-7-3 Higashimikuni) serves some of the best chicken yakitori in town, alongside other unique delicacies such as chicken sashimi.
  • Konamonya Tonpei (4-chōme-4-15 Higashimikuni) is best known for its fresh-off-the-grill okonomiyaki, and is usually open all night until 4am the next morning.
  • If peculiar ramen flavors are what you seek, then you have to check out the Garlic Ramen Ko-chan shop (1-chōme-33-8 Higashimikuni). This place is known to serve top-class garlic ramen, as well as other classic ramen staples.
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大阪市, 大阪府, Japan
9.98 km (6.3 mi) from Tsūtenkaku
688 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good features including toiletries sugar and milk for tea or coffee comfortable beds and pillows
sofa bed is very comfortable as well
the bonus is the portable wifi provided with the accommodation which you could take out with you
grateful for holding luggage during the day and for the pocket wifi
kazuma's apartment is just adorable decorated with love and all the devices and equipment you need are available
really clean and convenient accommodation
very clean and communication was prompt and very helpful
clean cute apartment
otherwise very clean and convenient
the apartment is as clean as can be an communication with kazuma smooth
perfect host and perfect home
most of all the host mr kazuma is an awesome host
kazuma has been polite and helpful always ready to give precious advice
thanks to our hosts
he is an awesome host he responded promptly
location was good and very near to the subway station
cute little place close to the local train station
good location literally 2-minute walk from a subway station
great location with quiet atmosphere and convenient public transportation
great location right next to the metro line and a short walk from the jr station
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10. New Apartment Grandouce Shinkitano (from 21 USD)

Grandouce Shinkitano is a 35 square meter (376 square feet) apartment that can fit up to 4 weary travelers. Juso station is just a 10-minute walk where you can catch a train to nearby Umeda station or take a 20-minute ride to downtown Osaka. The accommodation features a clean and modern design with double beds in the main room and a single bedroom. The kitchen, tucked by the entrance to the apartment, is rather small but provides all the amenities you’ll need to cook up a great meal for you and your companions. The modern toilet is separate from the bathroom, which also features a bathtub. There is ample closet space for your clothes and gear and a washing machine for when you need to do the laundry. Wi-Fi, a large-screen TV, air conditioning, and heating are all provided with the listing. Guests love how clean the apartment is and how well it has been maintained, but also rave about its great location and the value for money it offers.

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Yodogawaku, Osaka, Japan
7.82 km (4.9 mi) from Tsūtenkaku
1068 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really great amenities extremely comfortable stay
the mattress and pillows were super comfy and the shower was powerful
great place with great facilities and amenities
a comfortable place to stay in with nearby amenities that’s convenient and easy
it was clean provided all the necessary amenities and had plenty of room
very clean and modern
very clean and new building
everything was very clean
clean place quite spacious
it’s clean and nice
the host is also very responsive to my enquiries
i recommend these apartments and the host
they were super friendly and helpful when it came to changes in our plans
the communication with the host was very easy and quick
great location close to juso station
easy access to osaka station by bus and train
location is great in the middle of two subway stations
perfect apartment location is better for business traveling
great local tips and location
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11. One-bedroom apartment near the train station in Nishinari-ku

Conveniently located, this apartment features one cozy bedroom that can sleep four guests. It is situated just a 10-minute walk away from Hanazono Station, so those looking to explore the top attractions can do so with ease. The space is air-conditioned to keep guests comfortable on sunny days. With a fully equipped kitchen, you can conveniently prepare delectable meals that you can enjoy on the desk while watching an entertaining show on the TV.

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Nishinari-ku, Osaka, Osaka, Japan
1.97 km (1.3 mi) from Tsūtenkaku
729 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
shower has nice air heating and we enjoyed use of the washing machine and kitchen
nice place overall short walk from the subway wifi had some stability issues but good enough for most work
the room was clean and spacious
apartment was clean and cozy
the place was sparkling clean
the place was really clean and really spacious
very clean modern great place to stay in
the management was very responsive
host is very kind and easy to contact
host was super responsive to all messages
amazing place great stay peaceful and host is quick to respond
super close to two bus stations and an 8-10 minute walk to the train station
the place is in a calm neighborhood and a 15-min walk to a subway station
beautiful place honestly great location
very great residence and location
in a good location easy walking directions from the station
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12. Bright studio for five in Naniwa-ku

This well-lit studio apartment can comfortably accommodate up to five guests, with two double beds and a sofa bed. It comes with a full bathroom with toiletries for freshening up after a day of exploring. There is a kitchen that is equipped with a microwave, refrigerator, and dishes, so you can easily prepare gourmet meals during your stay. If you wish to dine out, there are several ramen restaurants within the area.

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Naniwa-ku, Osaka, Osaka, Japan
495 meters (0.4 ft) from Tsūtenkaku
205 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
extremely clean and close to tourist spots
good place to stay and stay cozy
really nice place to stay in osaka
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13. Wataru’s apartment at Chuo Ward (from 37 USD)

What’s good about Wataru’s place is that it’s just a minute away from the nearest station, in Honmachi (Central of Osaka), the Midosuji line! This will also give you access to Shinsaibashi, Namba, Umeda, and Osaka station. If you are the type of person who likes to buy snacks late at night, there is a convenience store near Wataru’s apartment which is just a one-minute walk away! For the lazy days, Wataru suggests that you visit Shinsaibashisuji shopping street in Shinsaibashi and shop your heart out!

Her apartment accommodates 6 people, with 2 bedrooms, 5 beds, and a bathroom. Perfect for a getaway with family or friends. Check-in time is 4pm and check-out is at 10am.

Another bonus about this place: They have an elevator so you won’t have to tire yourself out walking up the stairs, they offer free 5G WiFi for 3 days!

Watary's apartment

Price: from 37 USD

Number of Guests:6

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14. Rei’s apartment at Osaka Prefecture, Japan (from 19 USD)

Osaka Prefecture is a 10-minute train ride to Namba, which is known as the entertainment district of Osaka and a home to the city’s most popular bars, restaurants, nightclubs, arcades, and pachinko parlors. This Airbnb in Osaka, Japan, can accommodate a total of three people, perfect for a short trip with your closest friends. It also has one bathroom, one bedroom, and two beds, free use of wireless WiFi, iron, and a kitchen.

A 45-minute ride to Kansai International Airport, a 5-minute walk to the nearest subway (Kishinosato Street), and a 1-minute walk to a convenience store make it one of the best places to stay. Check-in ranges from 2pm until 10pm and checkout is at 12pm. All in all, Rei’s apartment will only cost 19 USD per night.

Rei's apartment

Price: from 19 USD

Number of Guests: 3

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15. Miki and Hiroki’s place at Sumiyoshi-ku (from 24 USD)

Only a 5-minute walk from the station, Miki and Hiroki’s apartment oversees the beautiful Nagai Park (which is also a 3-minute walk from the place). Some of the best places to visit in Osaka can be accessed through this Airbnb rental. This place is perfect for people who like food hopping as a series of food stalls and restaurants are just a walk away from this apartment for rent in Osaka, Japan. It is also relatively near Sumiyoshi-taisha Shrine and Shinsaibashi. The apartment can accommodate two people, and has one bathroom, one bedroom with two beds, WiFi, and an elevator to save some of your energy! Check In is anytime after 3pm while check-out is at 10am.

Miki and Hiroki’s place at Sumiyoshi-ku

Price: from 24 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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16. Minami’s apartment at Nishi-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka-fu (from 28 USD)

Strategically located at Nishi-ku, Minami’s apartment is the place to stay if you are the type of person who likes to hop from one place to another. It’s a 14-minute train ride from JR Namba Station to Minami’s, a 29-minute walk and train ride from Minami’s to Universal Studios Japan, a 17-minute walk from Minami’s to Dotonbori and a 9-minute walk from Osaka’s hip fashion boulevard, America Mura. Some themed cafes in Osaka are also close to this accommodation. Minami’s place is also situated in a very cozy neighborhood so after a long day, you can just appreciate the simplicity and the coziness of her place. It can accommodate up to two people and has one bathroom, one bedroom, and one bed. Check-in time is anytime after 3pm and check-out is at 11am.

Minami’s apartment at Nishi-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka-fu

Price: from 28 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Note: Accommodations not showing up currently on Airbnb may get activated soon in future.

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17. Ryo’s apartment at Naniwa Ward (from 24 USD)

Ryo’s apartment is perfect for couples as the interiors of the place also suggest. However, since it can accommodate four people, a family of four can also stay here. It is just a 7-minute ride from Namba station and is also near Dotonbori and Namba Park, perfect for morning and afternoon strolls. The place also offers free use of WiFi, a kitchen, a hair dryer, towels, a washing machine, and toiletries. Check-in time is from 5pm to 2am and check-out time is at 10am.

Ryo’s apartment at Naniwa Ward

Price: from 24 USD

Number of Guests: 2

Note: Accommodations not showing up currently on Airbnb may get activated soon in future.

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18. Miyoshi’s apartment (from 20 USD)

Miyoshi’s apartment is an Osaka vacation rental that accommodates up to five people. It has one bathroom, one bedroom, two double beds, and a sofa bed. The main advantage of his apartment is that it’s just an 8-minute train ride to Universal Studios Japan and Umeda! So, if your main agenda is to visit USJ, then this is the perfect place for you. It is also a 3-minute walk from Nishikujo Station and a 13-minute train ride to Namba.

He offers free WiFi that you can carry around during your stay and other amenities that you may use for cooking and reheating food, and laundry, and on top of that, he will take care of your toiletries so you can shed off some extra pounds from your baggage!

His apartment costs only 20 USD per night. Check-in is at 4pm and check-out is at 11am.

Miyoshi's apartment

Price: from 20 USD

Number of Guests: up to 5

Note: Accommodations not showing up currently on Airbnb may get activated soon in future.

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Save during your trip in Osaka

While Osaka’s prices for common goods aren’t as steep as the ones you’ll see in Tokyo, it would of course still bode well for you if you can save up as much as possible during your stay here - especially when you’re coming to Osaka for the sights and the food. For the best deals, check out some of the best Airbnb accommodations in Osaka and book your stay here!

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