If there’s one place in Osaka where tourists flock in large numbers, it is Dotonbori Street. Historically known as the theater district of Osaka, today it’s the city’s most popular entertainment, food, and shopping destination. The ultimate sensory experience, Dotonbori runs parallel to the Dotonbori canal and, at night, is illuminated with hundreds of neon lights and mechanized signs, including the famous Glico Running Man sign and the Kani Doraku crab sign.
One of the best places to start an exploration of Dotonbori is through a Tonbori River Cruise, which is one of the top things to do in Nanba. It is a 20-minute ride on the canal that allows you to drink-in Dotonbori’s buoyant atmosphere and note places to shop or dine. If shopping is on your agenda, the Shinsaibashi Shopping Arcade is the place to check out. Six hundred meters (1,968 feet) long, it is Osaka’s longest shopping arcade. Shinsaibashi is stuffed with local and international brand names. The place is great for people watching, and jam-packed with restaurants and cafes that serve everything from pizza to waffles. If that’s not enough to quell your shopping urge, then visit Don Quijote, Japan’s biggest discount store. And for electronics, you can’t beat Den Den Town.
For dining options, you can’t go wrong at Kuromon Ichiba Market. Referred to as the Kitchen of Osaka, Kuromon Ichiba Market is a place where you can eat while you walk. Go with an empty stomach so you can sample as much as possible, from oysters to pastries! Want to burn some calories?Head to Stadium 1, where you can indulge in karaoke and sports, like badminton, volleyball, and golf putting. If you’re a food fanatic, looking for fun and shopping, spend time in Dotonbori. And if you’re looking for a conveniently located Airbnb in Osaka’s Dotonbori district, plenty of amazing options await you. Allow the friendly locals a chance to show off this glitzy tourist hotspot by staying at one of these top Airbnb vacation rentals in Dotonbori, Osaka.
Offering an excellent location that is adjacent to Nipponbashi Station, this apartment is your starting point for visiting Namba and Nara, among others. The apartment features three comfortable beds and one bathroom to easily accommodate a maximum of five travelers. You can unwind in the balcony after a long day outdoors. If you are fond of cooking your own meals, you can do so in the fully equipped kitchen. What is more, to keep you connected with loved ones back home, you can enjoy free wireless internet access during your stay.
Top guest reviewsthe apartment also has nice amenities and comfy bedsit would be a comfortable fit for 4 peoplethe room is clean with all the amenities that i can think of is availablewe had a great stay at the apartmentit was super clean and bigthe place is new and very cleangreat place the room is really new and clean the bed is comfythe room was spacious and cleanthe condo is quite new and very clean
Host:the host is also very hospitable offering 24/7 supportjeremie always gave me a fast and kind answerRead more reviewsgreat location handy to nambaexcellent location only about two blocks away from dotonborivery good location going to dotonburithe best location just next to dotonburi and a few min walk to nipponbashi stationit was also very near the nippombashi station which was great
Welcome to this bright apartment where you can indulge in an enjoyable stay. Situated next to Namba Station, the apartment is perfect for solo travelers or couples who can enjoy a good night’s sleep on the single bed and floor mattress available. While sipping your morning coffee, you can turn on the cable television to keep you entertained. Try to prepare a delectable Japanese meal in the kitchen that is equipped with the necessary cooking appliances and dinnerware.
1min ＊Nipponbashi st Exit 6Chūō-ku, Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka-fu, JapanSuperhost
Top guest reviewsall the ameneties made us very comfortablecan not recommend it enough although the wifi isn’t the bestnew apartment building modern we love the high tech door lock and water heating systemin general the apartment is value for money and has all the basic amenities that we needwonderful apartment with a great location and complete amenities providedclean and spacious toiletvery clean and safecommunication was fast and the room was cleanclean and have everything you needit was also really clean and pretty spacious
Host:host is responsive to our queries and requeststhe host is friendly and replies promptlyvery convenient and has a great price the owner is also super nice and quite to respondplus the host is quick to reply your messages and very helpful as wellryo responded fast and the building owner (ken?) was really nice as wellRead more reviewsthis location is like 5 minute walk to dotonburithe location is superbthe location is so greatexcellent location and pretty spaciousamazing location just a couple of blocks away from dotonbori
Those looking for an Airbnb in Osaka near Namba Station can opt to stay at this vacation home. Guests can experience modern, Japanese style with this lovely apartment that’s a five-minute walk from Namba Station. Also close to Osaka’s best restaurants and shopping, this apartment comes complete with a comfortable, double-size bed in the bedroom and a cushy single futon that can be laid out in the living room area.
The decor is understated but very appealing, with touches of floral accents and an interesting painting by a famous Japanese artist. The location is close to tourist attractions, restaurants, and some of the best shopping spots in Osaka. If your plans include a Tonbori River cruise, then this is the best place to stay, as the boarding point is located in front of the Don Quijote discount store.
★Great Access★Dotonbori/Namba/Osaka #45
Top guest reviewslocation is great complete amenities however bathroom is very smallroom:the room is true to the photos shared by ericathe apartment is spacious for two people can fit up to four peoplereally nice apartment easily can fit 2-3location very good beautiful room with amenities to take good care of guests value for moneyit is clean and comfortableerica's apartment was very lovely clean and comfortableit's also clean and nice just as describedspacious accommodation very clean comfortable with clear instructions around the apartmentvery nice location in center of shopping area:)house is clean and cozy very nice place to stay in osaka
Host:erica was very helpful & always gave a quick response & answered all my questionshighly recommend host is on call 24/7 with fast replieserica was very responsive and caring towards userica is also super helpful and nice as a hostgreat and supportive host as wellRead more reviewsawesome location and large apartmentgreat location - close to namba station and rivergreat location very convenient from shopping & food streetgood location and great bedroomgreat place at perfect location
Ideal for couples, solo or business travelers, this clean and well-furnished room in Hotel Richie Richie is a great accommodation option in Dotonbori, Osaka. The room on offer has a comfortable double bed, a full bathroom, a mini-fridge, a flat-screen TV, linens, towels, slippers, bathrobes, tea-making facilities, a hairdryer, and more. It is at a close walking distance from prominent attractions of the area like Glico Man sign, Namba CITY mall and Dotonbori station is closeby too.
Hotel Richie Richie A Type大阪市中央区, 大阪府, Japan
Top guest reviewsthe semi-double bed is as small as it sounds but can fit two people comfortablythe bathroom was just a pure treat the toiletries that are available and the functionalitiesthe room itself was perfect for my stayrooms are a bit tight but perfect for the light travelerbed is way too small for couples to sleep comfortablythe room was spotless and the bathroom was impeccably cleangreat place in namba really cleanclean room with sandal toilet and bathroom inside our roomthe room was sparkling clean as noted by many other reviewersthe shower is very spacious and clean
Host:the staff are very helpfulthe staff is extremely helpfulstaff was friendly and accommodatingstaff is very friendlyfriendly staff and would definitely book againRead more reviewsterrific location close to everythinggreat location for a short trip to osakagood location only 5 min to dotouburigreat location since it’s close to the main attractionsgood location easy to walk around
Whether it’s for an overnight stay or a long-term visit, this apartment offers comfort and convenience. Completely redone, it is polished and nicely decorated. Comfy beds, an inviting living room area and ample natural light are what you’ll find when you enter. This studio also provides basic kitchen necessities and a bathroom loaded with extra essentials, like shampoo, a hair dryer, and towels.
Fans of Dotonbori will love the location, just a two-minute walk to the main street. The neighborhood is great for sampling the local cuisine and, with many charming shops, it’s also great for shopping.
Beautiful & best location, Dotonbori
With Dotonbori’s main drag the next street over, and Don Quijote and Kuromon Ichiba Market in the immediate area, this centrally-located apartment gives guests a wonderful place in the center of the action. There’s easy access to tasty food, a plenitude of great shopping, and exciting gaming activities. Round 1 Stadium is only a few minutes walk, and Den Den Town is a 15-minute stroll.
One of the more spacious lodgings in Japan, this one bedroom provides lots of standard amenities plus little extras, like helpful brochures with information on the best tourist attractions. This accommodation is perfect for first-timers to the Dotonbori/Osaka area.
5~10 minutes from station 24-hour check in OK!
Complete with new furnishings and dazzling bedding, this apartment oozes with sunny vibrancy and cozy comfort. A five-minute walk to the delicious Kuromon Ichiba Market, this apartment offers portable WiFi, a TV, fridge, microwave, and washer.
The hosts take great care to provide many extra amenities: for the kitchen, there are various Japanese seasonings and, in the bathroom, guests can find hair conditioner, face wash, a toothbrush, toothpaste, even make-up remover! The locale is excellent, with each street lined with many quaint shops and delectable eateries.
Super clean and cozy room
With a dramatic red and black color scheme, this apartment, in a bed and breakfast, is bigger than many hotel rooms in Japan. Clean, comfortable, and unique in its furnishings, this apartment is close to Dotonbori, convenience stores, and train stations. Many of the tourist attractions are within walking distance.
The bunk bed feature is fun and comfy. There’s also a fold-out sofa bed, making the space easy accommodation for up to three people. Portable WiFi is available free of charge and the host updated to high-speed internet service.
Black & red fashionable apartment
The lighthearted atmosphere of this studio apartment is certain to please travelers. This apartment is small but very charming and cozy, with trendy decor and snug beds. The space also offers a nice compact kitchen and spotless bathroom. Guests can enjoy such amenities as speedy WiFi, a TV, and washer. Several convenience stores and markets are nearby.
Close to Nipponbashi Station, this studio offers easy access to anywhere and everywhere you want to go. The Shinsaibashi shopping district is fairly close and there are plenty of restaurants in the immediate area.
One minute from Nipponbashi station!
With an easy and relaxed ambiance, this apartment is a great option. The space provides a comfy double and single-size bed, with splashes of color adorning the beds, as well as the walls. Cute and adorable are apt descriptions for this apartment, that also has cable TV, WiFi, a well-stocked kitchen, washing machine, and a ceiling-mounted dehumidifier in the bathroom, that can be used to dry laundry items.
This apartment is near train stations and has an array of restaurants in the area. Also close by is the lavish Namba-Parks. A shopping mall and office compound, Namba-Parks has an 8-level rooftop garden that spans several city blocks and features tree groves, cliffs, canyons, waterfalls, and even an area to grow vegetables.
The famous and highly-recommended ramen shop Tenkaippin is a three-minute walk away and there’s a convenience store, as well as the Kuromon Ichiba Market, in close proximity.
5 minute to Namba Station, 1 minute to Kuromon!
Centrally-located, this studio space is just an eight-minute walk to the Dotonbori area. The subway station is nearby, as well as several interesting shops. There’s also a handy convenience store down the street. The host provides pocket WiFi, which is a nice feature and a great item to have when you’re out and about.
This studio is nicely designed with an efficient kitchen and dining area, cute knickknacks on the shelves and other pretty decor, throughout. The bed is cushy and sharply dressed with comfy bedding and accent pillows. Other amenities include wireless internet, air conditioning, and heating.
1 minute to Shinsaibashi! 8 minutes to Namba
Quirky and fun decor oozes from this lovely fifth-floor studio apartment. Providing a double bed and a fold-out single sofa bed, this space can easily sleep three guests. The quiet, non-smoking apartment has a nicely equipped kitchen, private bathroom, WiFi, TV, and every bathroom essential. It’s also great to know that children four and under stay free!
This studio is in a hip and trendy part of town that’s surrounded by charming boutique shops and many eateries, including the wonderful Tako Tako King pub, just down the street. There’s also a few train stations nearby, to get you where you want to go.
Close to Namba, 5 minutes, & Shinsaibashi, 5 minutes!
This apartment is in a fabulous location, near shopping, like Don Quijote and a myriad of great restaurants and eateries. Though listed for three guests, for optimum comfort, two people should be the limit. Furnished with a first-rate double-size bed and a soft sofa bed, you’re sure to get plenty of rest for your next day’s adventures.
The kitchen is tiny but replete with standard features, like a fridge, microwave, rice cooker, and coffee maker, along with cookware, and utensils. The space has a small table, with nice place settings for an intimate meal.
Middle of Dotonbori, Namba, Shinsaibashi
Relax and recharge at this apartment that promises a delightful stay for you and your loved ones. Two double beds are provided along with a modern bathroom and a kitchen that is equipped with simple cooking appliances for light cooking. Large windows have been installed to bring in plenty of natural light that can make you feel fresh in the morning. If you like to unwind during the day or at night, the balcony is the perfect spot.
Center of Namba☆Dotonbori Shinsaibashi FreeWifiChūō-ku, Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka-fu, Japan
Top guest reviewscomfortable and clean apartment with complete amenities and they provide helpful mini kitchen with microwave and refrigeratorvery nice apartment with balcony perfectly located next to dotonborithe apartment was very nice and quite quiet perfect for our needscomfortable and clean living spacethe apartment was very clean and beds extremely comfortablethe place was clean light and airysuper clean and nice locationthe apartment is clean with all necessities available
Host:the host responses were so quick and helpfulyoshikata was an amazing hostyoshikata is a great host all questions answered very quicklyyoshikata was a great host very quick to respond each time i contacted himthe host is very good and easy to communicate quick respond and very helpful :)Read more reviewsthe location is good and have supermarket near the place just about 8min walklittle cozy place at ideal location in osakathis location is excellent for exploring very central but surprisingly quiet at nightthe location and price was amazing with just a few short walk to nipponbashi stationthe apartment was in a great location very close to the metro station and dotonbori street
Dotonbori: Shining bright in the night
Stuffed to the brim with restaurants, cafes, bars, theaters, arcades, and nightclubs, Dotonbori is a non-stop entertainment ride. Whether you’re looking forward to sampling delicious food, shopping to your heart’s content, taking in beautiful sights or staying at the best Airbnb in Dotonbori, we have you covered! At the heart of Osaka’s sensational allure, Dotonbori is aglow, figuratively and literally, with everything to dazzle tourists. Add to it wonderful Airbnb accommodations, and you have the perfect ingredients for a memorable trip.