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APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae

3-star3 stars
1-2-1 TosaboriNishi-ku, OsakaOsaka-fu550-0001Japan, 0203 684 4828

Riverfront Hotel with 2 restaurants, near Osaka Science Museum
  • Free WiFi
Beautiful beach
Wellness Area
Great wellness & sports facilities
Ordinary amenities
More comfort would be nice
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APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae

Hotel Info: 0203 684 4828

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About APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae

Osaka hotel with free WiFi near Higobashi Station

Minutes to subway

APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae places you a 4-minute walk from Higobashi Station on the city's Yotsubashi line. From the station, it's a 10-minute ride and a short walk to Utsubo Park, a green public space full of roses and fountains that's perfect for a stroll.

Osaka Science Museum

For some educational fun, you can walk about 10 minutes to the Osaka Science Museum, home to an array of interactive and informative exhibits. Other attractions within easy reach include Osaka Castle and Shinsaibashi Shopping Arcade, both about a 15-minute drive.

East meets West dining

You'll enjoy several dining options, including an all-day buffet at La Veranda, and Vietnamese cuisine at Chao Saigon. When it's time to unwind, the hotel has a large hot spring communal bath and a relaxation salon.

Free WiFi and a fridge

Guestrooms are equipped with conveniences like free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with digital channels for catching the latest shows. Refrigerators provide space for storing snacks and drinks, and the comfortable duvet ensures you enjoy restful sleep throughout your stay.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 850 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 30 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Valet parking *

Other information

  • Resort fee included
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom

In the room

Home comforts
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 40-inch flat-screen TV
  • First-run films
  • Pay films
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


LA VERANDA – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Chao Sai Gon – This restaurant specialises in Vietnamese cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open selected days.

APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae’s small print

Also known as

  • APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae
  • APA Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae
  • Apa Hotel Osaka Higobashi Ekimae


The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments, and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Resort fee

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of JPY 1000

Valet parking costs JPY 1500 per day

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of JPY 1500 for adults and JPY 900 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae


  • In Umeda
  • Osaka Science Museum (6-minute walk)
  • Osaka Castle (43-minute walk)
  • Umeda Sky Building (25-minute walk)
  • Shinsaibashi Shopping Arcade (29-minute walk)
  • Mint Museum (35-minute walk)
  • Osaka Museum of History (39-minute walk)
  • Festival Hall (2-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Osaka (ITM-Itami) 16-min drive
  • Kobe (UKB) 54-min drive
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) 56-min drive
  • Osaka Umeda Station 13-min walk
  • Osaka Station 16-min walk
  • Osaka Shin-Fukushima Station 17-min walk
  • Higobashi Station 2-min walk
  • Yodoyabashi Station 7-min walk
  • Nishi-Umieda Station 9-min walk
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

Recent reviews

Good 7.4 From 1,260 reviews

APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae
Very Good8.0
the room is quite small.
Ming-Jen, gb5 night trip
APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae
Very Good8.0
OK Room - Breakfast was poor
Decent hotel. Rooms a little small as is usual for Japan. didn't enjoy the breakfast buffet. Was expensive and as we were a little late (9.00 am - breakfast closes at 09.30) the food was lukewarm.
Jiten, gb1 night trip with friends
APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae
Very Good8.0
Great for overall
Its very good and i must consider to live again next time
Ping Fung, gb5 night family trip
APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae
Always a great place to stay. Small / good rooms
I have stayed here dozens of times on business. My go to inexpensive hotel in Osaka.
Dean, jp1 night trip
APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae
Convenient room Convenient SPA Microwave oven and ice maker in the hotel Great location Some minutes to walk from subway station Friendly and supportive personal Slow WiFi, especially in the morning and in the evening
Vitaly, il4 night trip

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APA Hotel Osaka-Higobashi-Ekimae

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