Hotel Landmark Umeda is a cheap, no frills business hotel occupying a prime position just north of Osaka Station. The undressed concrete exterior and interiors of the hotel are very modern in appearance, and there are also many modern artworks displayed in the front lobby.
In the area around this hotel there are lots of dining, shopping and entertainment opportunities, as it is very close to the Grand Front Osaka commercial complex, and the cheap electronics store Yodobashi Camera. If you are simply looking for a clean and tidy room to sleep in with no extras, this hotel with its cheap rates and convenient location can’t be beat.
Check Rates and Availability
This hotel has single, semi-double and twin rooms available and so is basically designed for people traveling singly or in pairs. Rooms are compact with very basic décor, but they are comfortable, and all beds are fitted with the reliable Simmonds brand of quality bedding to ensure a good night’s sleep.
All rooms are fully air conditioned and supplied with an LCD TV with video on demand, a refrigerator, an electric tea kettle with tea, free Wi-Fi, a LAN cable internet connection, night wear and slippers. Bathrooms have a toilet and large bath tub with the following amenities supplied: soap, shampoo, conditioner, a razor, hair brush, cotton buds, tooth brush, bath towels, face towels and a hair dryer.
This hotel has no dining facilities except for some snack and drinks vending machines on the 1st floor. However, there are a variety of restaurants in the vicinity and staff at the front desk will be happy to advise you on where to go to suit your taste and budget. There is also a 7-11 and a Family Mart convenience store nearby where you can stock up on cheap snacks and drinks.
Services and Facilities
This hotel has a 24 hour front desk. Staff at the front desk can store your luggage for you both before you check in and after you check out.
In room massages from a professional masseuse can be booked from 20.00 until 2 in the morning. The cost is 5,400 yen for 50 minutes, and 8,400 yen for 80 minutes.
The following items can be borrowed from the front desk: extra blankets, a humidifier, an air purifier, a trouser press, an iron, a desk lamp, a hand mirror, and deodorizing spray.
Hotel Landmark Umeda Location Map
Hotel Landmark Umeda is located on a side street running north just behind the Yodobashi Camera electronics store. It is a five minute walk from the north central exit of Osaka Station and just four minutes from Hankyu Umeda Station. The Midosuji Subway Line is eight minutes away.
Article and original photos by Michael Lambe. All rights reserved.