The Rise Osaka Kitashinchi is a great mid-range hotel offering hospitable service, excellent dining facilities, and cozy accommodation in smartly designed guest rooms. This hotel is located in the Kitashinchi entertainment district and is convenient for JR, Hanshin, Hankyu railway services and the local subway network. This is a great base from which to explore the wider city of Osaka.
The Rise Osaka Kitashinchi has 220 rooms which come in a range of single, double, twin rooms, and suites. Connecting rooms are also available.
All rooms are supplied with air conditioning, free Wi-Fi internet access, a flat screen TV, a small refrigerator, an air purifier and humidifier, a desk and chair, a telephone, an electric kettle with tea and coffee making facilities, bottled mineral water, a hair dryer, nightwear, and slippers. All beds have Airweave brand mattresses to ensure a good night’s sleep.
Bathrooms are fitted with a combined shower and bathtub, and supplied with a full set of towels. Complimentary toiletries include shampoo, conditioner, soap, shaving razors, dental kits, and cotton buds.
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Breakfast & Dining
This hotel has two restaurants and a bakery.
Breakfast is served in the Chinese restaurant Gihan Ebisudo on the 2nd floor and consists of a healthy traditional rice porridge called “congee” along with dim sum dumplings and a variety of appetizing side dishes. On weekdays breakfast is available from 6.30 to 10.00 with last orders at 9.30. On weekends and holidays breakfast is available from 7.00. This restaurant is also open for lunch on weekdays and for dinner on weekdays and Saturdays.
Shinchi Yamamoto is a Michelin-starred traditional Japanese restaurant on the 1st floor serving exquisite kaiseki style multi-course meals. This restaurant is open from 18.00 Monday to Saturday and closed on Sundays. Reservations are required.
Salon de Grand Marble is a Danish bakery on the 1st floor selling cake and bread which is open on weekdays from 12.00 to 24.30.
For daily groceries, snacks and drinks there is a 24 hour convenience store 2 minutes from the hotel and a supermarket which is just 1 minute away on foot.
Other Services & Facilities
This hotel has a 24 hour reception desk. Services at reception include free luggage storage, a courier service, and photocopying for a fee. Check-in time is from 15.00 and check-out time is by 11.00.
There is a self-service laundromat with coin-operated washing machines and dryers on the 3rd floor.
This hotel has an ice making machine and drinks vending machines on the 3rd floor with both soft drinks and alcoholic beverages.
The following items can be borrowed from reception: hair irons and curling tongs, sewing kits, nail clippers, mobile phone chargers, irons, desk lights, power adapters, wine openers, scales for weighing your luggage, and extra blankets. A trouser press is available to borrow on each floor.
Wheelchairs and barrier-free rooms are also available.
The Rise Osaka Kitashinchi is located in the Kitashinchi district which is just south of Umeda and famous as an entertainment area with a rich mix of restaurants, bars, and clubs. The hotel is 12 minute walk south of Osaka Station for JR lines and Umeda Subway Station on the Midosuji Subway Line. The nearest station is Kitashinchi Station on the Tozai Line which is a 6 minute walk away.
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