Michelin Guaranteed Japan Brand Comfort Hotels In Osaka 2017

Michelin Guaranteed Japan Brand Comfort Hotels In Osaka 2017
Rachel
Rachel
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Published annually, the Michelin guide is a renowned guide book that awards Michelin stars to a list of excellent hotels and restaurants. When planning a trip to somewhere foreign and new, it is a good idea to check if the Michelin guide is available in the city you are visiting so that you can use it for quick reference. The Michelin Guide Kyoto Osaka 2017 was published on 18 October 2016, and 23 hotels have been awarded the Michelin Comfort status in Osaka. To save you the hassle of going through details of all 23 hotels, discover more about the top 10 Michelin guaranteed Japan brand comfort hotels classified into different comfort categories in this article.

1. Top class comfort hotel: Imperial Hotel Osaka (from USD 266)

The name says it all. Imperial Hotel is a luxurious 5-star hotel fit for the royal family. Featuring spacious rooms of at least 30 square meters (322.9 square feet) each, you would be assured of superb comfort in an elegant setting. Furthermore, all rooms are soundproofed and fitted with modern amenities including a relaxing bathtub. Major attractions such as Osaka Castle and the beautiful Japan Mint are within easy reach from the hotel. In spring, the prime spot of Imperial Hotel Osaka being situated along Okawa River makes it convenient for viewing lovely cherry blossoms. Indulge in a prestigious hotel stay at Imperial Hotel Osaka and you shall not be disappointed with the service and comfort it provides.


Imperial Hotel Osaka

Wifi Available

Address: Kita-ku Temmabashi 1-8-50
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court Sauna

Very comfortable hotels

There are a total of 7 hotels in the Osaka Michelin Guide being awarded the “very comfortable” status. Read this section for 3 hotels in this category specially picked for you.

2. Harmonie Embrassee (from USD 132)

Stay in one of the top-rated locations in Osaka city at Harmonie Embrassee, where you would be within easy accessibility to major attractions in the city such as Osaka Castle and the famous Glico Man sign. Choose from 4 types of elegantly designed rooms: Ever White, Black Tea, Dolce Vita and Petit Trianon according to your preference. Relax in the spacious room furnished with all modern and essential amenities for a great stay. In addition, you get to enjoy cool views of the city right from the comfort of your balcony. No wonder Harmonie Embrassee is listed as one of the “very comfortable” hotels to stay in Osaka.


Harmonie Embrassee

Wifi Available

Address: Kita-ku Chayamachi 7-20
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Room service 24-hour front desk Newspapers Non-smoking rooms Laundry Dry cleaning

3. Hotel New Otani Osaka (from USD 140)

Hotel New Otani is one of the leading trusted hotel brands in Japan so rest assured you would have a most pleasant stay at Hotel New Otani Osaka too. Strategically located right in front of the iconic Osaka Castle, all 525 guest rooms feature large windows, so that you can check out beautiful views of either the castle or the city, right from the comfort of your room. In addition, you can tuck into a variety of tantalizing cuisines from the 13 restaurants and bars available in the hotel. Look forward to receiving world-class service like a celebrity without digging deep into your pocket at Hotel New Otani Osaka.


Hotel New Otani Osaka

Address: Chuo-ku Shiromi 1-4-1

Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Laundry Internet services Smoke alarms Shops (on site) Meeting/banquet facilities Breakfast in the room WiFi available in all areas

4. Rihga Royal Hotel Osaka (from USD 72)

As part of the Rihga Royal Hotel chain that has been hosting numerous distinguished guests since it was founded over 80 years ago, the Osaka branch will not disappoint as well. Located in the heart of Osaka, Rihga Royal Hotel Osaka is an excellent base to explore the city, as well as neighboring favorites such as Kyoto. From JR Osaka Station, get to the hotel with a free 10-minute shuttle service. Shop and dine conveniently at the mall directly connected to the hotel, or take your pick from the myriad of dining options from French to Japanese cuisine right in the hotel. Rihga Royal Hotel Osaka is certainly a great value hotel worth considering when you visit Osaka.


RIHGA Royal Hotel

Address: Kita-ku Nakanoshima 5-3-68

Free WiFi Ironing service Karaoke Kid-friendly buffet Sauna Family rooms Fax/photocopying Internet services

Comfortable hotels

In the “Comfortable” category, there are also 7 hotels to choose from. Here are 3 of them for your consideration.

5. Mitsui Garden Hotel Osaka Premier (from USD 57)

Mitsui Garden Hotel Osaka Premier is proud to be listed in the Michelin guide for 3 consecutive years since it opened in March 2014. This comfortable hotel stands out with its wood-themed interiors, contemporary guest rooms and large public baths at the rooftop. Guests are also assured of restful nights of sleep with specially designed pillows and mattresses for utmost comfort. Besides, there is the Ladies’ Floor which has a hallway leading directly to the bath without passing through common areas.

While it is not within walking distance from the main train station, the hotel makes it up with free shuttle service to JR Osaka Station for its guests. In addition, from 1 April, the hotel has become an associate hotel of Universal Studios Japan (USJ), which means you can purchase the USJ day pass directly from the hotel and enjoy special access to the theme park even when it is not open to the public. That is certainly wonderful news to note if you are planning to visit the famous theme park.


Mitsui Garden Hotel Osaka Premier

Address: Kita-ku Nakanoshima Kita 3-4-15

24-hour security Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Massage Security alarm Newspapers Cashless payment available All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized

6. Hotel Elsereine Osaka (from USD 77)

Situated in the Umeda city centre, Hotel Elsereine Osaka is popular with female travelers as the Cinderella-themed hotel is decked in romantic white with plenty of fresh flowers. Guest rooms are simple but fitted with everything you would need for a comfortable and convenient stay. Towels and pajamas provided in the room are made of organic cotton too. Furthermore, the entire property is smoke-free so you will be able to enjoy clean air throughout your stay at Hotel Elsereine Osaka.


Hotel Elsereine Osaka

Address: Kita-ku Dojima 1-5-25

Heating Fire extinguishers Newspapers Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus CCTV outside property Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning First aid kit available Physical distancing rules followed

7. Cross Hotel Osaka (from USD 60)

Located just a minute’s walk from the vibrant Dotonburi area, Cross Hotel Osaka is a designer hotel that has been listed in the Michelin guide for 8 consecutive years. The stylish hotel stands out with its red glass exterior, featuring chic guest rooms in a white theme with striking red and black hues. Rooms are airy with large bathrooms, even the smallest single room is of a spacious 24 square meters (258.3 square feet). Furthermore, guests staying on the Cross Floor and Executive Cross Floor will be delighted to find the famous L'OCCITANE brand in the bath amenities.


Cross Hotel Osaka

Address: Chuo-ku Shinsaibashisuji 2-5-15

CCTV outside property Fire extinguishers Private parking Physical distancing rules followed Ironing service Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed Restaurant CCTV in common areas

Quite comfortable hotels

In this category, there are 4 hotels being awarded in Osaka. Let’s take a look at 2 of these economy hotels below 9,000 JPY (80.80 USD) per night that promise a value-for-money stay in Osaka.

8. Hotel Trusty Osaka Abeno (from USD 84)

Hotel Trusty Osaka Abeno is directly connected to Tennoji Station, and close to Osaka Abenobashi Station and Tennoji Ekimae Station, so it is a convenient base for travelers to explore Osaka. Guest rooms while compact, are contemporarily furnished with soothing hues for you to relax in after long days out. Furthermore, corner rooms on each floor are popular for baths with cool views.


Hotel Trusty Osaka Abeno

Wifi Available

Address: Abeno-ku Abenosuji 1-5-10-300
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Newspapers Terrace Non-smoking rooms

9. Daiwa Roynet Hotel Osaka-Kitahama (from USD 83)

Just like Hotel Trusty Osaka Abeno, Daiwa Roynet Hotel Osaka-Kitahama boasts a superb location, being directly connected to Kitahama Station and close to Yodoyabashi Station, so you have easy access to the trains. Guest rooms feature minimalist-style but they are bright and clean for a comfortable stay. You will be pleased to find a relaxing massage chair and cool egg-shaped bathtub if you stay in a deluxe room. The hotel is also suitable for long stays as a coin-operated launderette is available for your use.


Daiwa Roynet Hotel Osaka-Kitahama

Address: Chuo-ku Koraibashi 2-2-14

Process in place to check health of guests Fax/photocopying Physical distancing in dining areas Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized On-site parking Vending machine (drinks) Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas

Enjoy peace of mind with a stay in one of these trusted comfort hotels

The Michelin Guide Kyoto Osaka 2017 serves as a wonderful reference that helps you decide where to stay easily. Depending on your budget and location preference, you would be able to find one that best suits your needs from the list of 23 hotels awarded the Michelin status. Have a great stay!

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