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Located in the southeast of central Osaka, the Tennoji (天王寺, Tennōji) and neighboring Abeno districts are home to the tallest skyscraper in Japan, Abeno Harukas. Tennoji Station is one of Osaka's largest transportation hubs, served by multiple JR and subway lines. Kintetsu Osaka Abenobashi Station is just across the street.

The area south of Tennoji Station has undergone redevelopment in recent years, revitalizing the district. With about seven malls in the immediate vicinity of the station, there is a wide range of shopping opportunities. Other nearby attractions include Shitennoji Temple and Tennoji Park, which features its own zoological garden and an art museum. West of the park lies Shinsekai, a uniquely Osakan dining and entertainment district.

Abeno Harukas

Observatory: 10:00 to 22:00
Shopping: 10:00 to 20:00 (some shops until 21:00)
Restaurants: 11:00 to 22:00

Mio Tennoji

Shopping: 11:00 to 21:00 (main) 11:00 to 21:00 (plaza)
Restaurants: 11:00 to 22:00 (main) 9:00 to 22:00 (plaza)

Abeno Q's Mall

Shopping: 10:00 to 21:00
Restaurants: 10:00 to 22:00 (some restaurants until 23:00)

Shitennoji Temple

Getting there and around

JR Tennoji Station is one of the major stations on the Osaka Loop Line with direct JR connections to Nara, Kansai Airport and Wakayama.

Kintetsu Osaka Abenobashi Station is the terminal station for Kintetsu trains to Asuka and Yoshino. It is located beneath the Abeno Harukas building, across the street from JR Tennoji Station.

From Osaka Station

15 minutes, 200 yen from JR Osaka Station. Alternatively, 15 minutes, 280 yen from Umeda Station on the Midosuji Subway Line. Get off at Tennoji Station.

From Namba Station

5 minutes, 160 yen from JR Namba Station. Alternatively, 5 minutes, 230 yen from Namba Station on the Midosuji Subway Line. Get off at Tennoji Station.

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Hotels around Osaka

    • Kaneyoshi Ryokan
      A modern Japanese inn in Dotombori. the center of Osaka. 2 subway stations nearby. Close to many shops and Osaka Castle.
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    • Tomiya
      Budget-friendly
      Located just a 2-minute walk from Dobutsuen-Mae Station, Tomiya offers free WiFi. JR Shin-Imamiya Station is a 5-minute stroll away, while Shin-Imamiya Station on Nankai Line is a 10-minute walk from the property. All units have a private bathroom, kitchen, refrigerator, freezer and flat-screen TV. Free drinks and scale are provided in the public area. Property is secured with a security camera and auto-lock entrance door. Tsutenkaku is 700 metres from Tomiya. The nearest airport is Osaka Itami Airport, 17 km from Tomiya. There are various convenience stores and dinig options within a 10-minute walk from the property.
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    • 旅館-ホテル業 The Familiar Inn
      Mid-range
      Situated in Osaka, near Hanazono Shopping Mall, Matsunomiya Shrine and Haginochaya Shopping Street, 旅館-ホテル業 The Familiar Inn features free WiFi. All units here are air-conditioned and feature a flat-screen TV, a living room with a sofa, a well-equipped kitchen and a private bathroom with bidet, slippers and a hairdryer. A microwave and fridge are also available, as well as a kettle. Tsurumibashi Shopping Street is 1.3 km from the holiday home, while Tsumori Shrine is 1.9 km from the property. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 20 km from 旅館-ホテル業 The Familiar Inn.
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    • Guest House Laule'a Tennoji
      Mid-range
      Set in Osaka, near Abeno Harukas, Kuwazu Ten Shrine and Kyozen-ji Temple, Guest House Laule'a Tennoji features free WiFi. The accommodation features a spa bath. Accommodation is fitted with air conditioning, a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with hot tub, slippers and a hairdryer. A microwave, a fridge and stovetop are also featured, as well as a kettle. Popular points of interest near the aparthotel include Shitennoji Koshindo Temple, Negainomiya Temple and Horikoshi Shrine. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 21 km from Guest House Laule'a Tennoji.
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    • Osaka Marriott Miyako Hotel
      Luxury
      Opened in March 2014, Osaka Marriott Miyako Hotel is located on the high floors of Abeno Harukas building featuring direct access to Tennoji Station. Luxurious rooms feature free WiFi, and guests can enjoy 360 degree views of the city from the panoramic view point on the 58th floor. On-site private parking is available at an additional charge. The spacious air-conditioned rooms feature Sealy beds, a coffee machine, an electric kettle and a minibar. Ironing facilities, a safety deposit box and an en suite bathroom are included in each. Located above the 38th floor, all rooms offer stunning city views. Guests can work out at the fitness centre or shop at the Kintetsu Department Store located on the lower floors of the building. A free-use business centre is on site, while a museum and outdoor terrace can be enjoyed on the 16th floor. Luggage storage service is offered at the 24-hour front desk. The restaurant on the 57th floor offers Japanese and Western meals, as well as Teppanyaki grill dishes. A buffet restaurant featuring a bright open kitchen is available on the 19th floor. Miyako Osaka Marriott Hotel is a 10-minute train ride from Namba Station and a 20-minute train ride from Osaka/Umeda Station. Tennoji Zoo is a 10-minute walk away. Universal Studios Japan TM is located a 30-minute train ride away. Osaka Marriot Miyako Hotel is an Alliance Hotel of Universal Studios Japan TM. ? Universal Studios.
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    • Waqoo Shitaderamachi
      Luxury
      Waqoo Shitaderamachi is situated in Tennoji, in Osaka. The accommodation is 500 metres from popular areas such as Tsutenkaku and Shinsekai. Every room at this hotel is air conditioned and features a flat-screen TV. All rooms are fitted with a private bathroom. Extras include free toiletries and a hairdryer. All rooms feature a Plasmacluster ion air purifier/humidifier. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property. This property provides Buddhist vegetarian cuisine. Shitennoji is 600 metres from Waqoo Shitaderamachi, while Namba CITY shopping mall is 1.2 km away. The nearest airport is Osaka Itami Airport, 16 km from the property.
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    • Connect Inn
      Budget-friendly
      Located 200 metres from Kyogan-ji Temple, Connect Inn offers a restaurant, a shared lounge and air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony and free WiFi. All units are equipped with a flat-screen TV and a fully equipped kitchen with a fridge. There is a private bathroom with bath in some units, along with slippers, a hairdryer and free toiletries. A ? la carte breakfast is available daily at the apartment. Connect Inn offers a terrace. Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Himekoso Shrine, Osaka Johnan Christ Church and Anraku-ji Temple. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 20 km from Connect Inn.
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    • Cocoroom Cafe Garden Guest House
      Budget-friendly
      Set in Osaka, less than 1 km from Tsutenkaku, Cocoroom Cafe Garden Guest House offers air-conditioned accommodation and a garden. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a shared kitchen and a shared lounge, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The guest house has family rooms. All rooms include a kettle, while selected rooms also offer a kitchen with a microwave, a fridge and a stovetop. The guest house offers a terrace. Popular points of interest near Cocoroom Cafe Garden Guest House include Haginochaya Shopping Street, Hayashi Fumiko Literary Monument and Kuroda Han Historical Gate. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 20 km from the accommodation.
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    • Guest House Matsu
      Budget-friendly
      Featuring a bar, Guest House Matsu is located in Osaka in the Osaka Prefecture region, 200 metres from Hanazono Shopping Mall and 400 metres from Matsunomiya Shrine. Among the facilities at this property are a shared kitchen and a shared lounge, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The guest house features family rooms. At the guest house each room comes with a shared bathroom. Guesthouse Matsu offers a terrace. Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Haginochaya Shopping Street, Tsurumibashi Shopping Street and Tsumori Shrine. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 20 km from Guest House Matsu.
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    • DOYANEN HOTELS BAKURO
      Mid-range
      Ideally situated in the Nishinari Ward district of Osaka, DOYANEN HOTELS BAKURO どやねんホテルズ バクロ is situated 200 metres from Haginochaya Shopping Street, 800 metres from Hanazono Shopping Mall and 1.2 km from Shinsekai Market Street. With a bar, the 3-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The accommodation features a shared lounge and luggage storage for guests. At the hotel, the rooms have a desk and a flat-screen TV. All rooms will provide guests with a fridge. DOYANEN HOTELS BAKURO どやねんホテルズ バクロ offers a terrace. Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Tsurumibashi Shopping Street, Tsutenkaku and Matsunomiya Shrine. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 20 km from DOYANEN HOTELS BAKURO どやねんホテルズ バクロ.
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    • Guesthouse Sumiyoshi
      Budget-friendly
      Renovated in August 2017, Guesthouse Sumiyoshi is nestled a 5-minute stroll from Kohama Station. Guest rooms are air-conditioned and free WiFi access is featured throughout the entire property. Sumiyoshi Taisha shrine is a 10-minute walk from the accommodation. The bathroom is shared with other guests. Bath towels, toothbrushes and razors are available at an additional charge. The common lounge features a refrigerator and electric kettle, while the shared bathroom comes with bath amenities such as body soap, hair conditioners, shampoo and a hairdryer. Namba Station is a 15-minute train ride from Guesthouse Sumiyoshi, while Tennoji Station and Umeda Station are respectively a 25 and 30-minute train ride away.
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