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 with a zoological garden and an art museum. West of the park lies Shinsekai, a uniquely Osakan dining and entertainment district.
Shopping: 11:00 to 21:00 Restaurants: 11:00 to 23:00
Located in the JR Tennoji Station complex, Mio Tennoji consists of a main building and a plaza building. The main building offers twelve floors of shopping with two floors of restaurants, while the plaza building has eleven floors of shops with the top four floors occupied by an electronics chain shop, schools and clinics.
Abeno Q's Mall
Shopping: 10:00 to 21:00 Restaurants: 10:00 to 22:00 (some restaurants until 23:00)
Abeno Q's Mall offers five floors of shopping with a wide variety of tenants. There is a food court (Q's kitchen) on the third floor and a restaurant level (Q's dining) on the fourth. Major tenants include Tokyu Hands, Ito Yokado and Uniqlo.
Shitennoji Temple is one of Japan's oldest temples and the first ever built by the state government. The outer temple grounds are free to enter but admission charges apply to enter the inner precinct. Also paid is admission to the Gokuraku-jodo Garden, which was designed based on descriptions of the Western Paradise of the Amida Buddha.
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, 210 yen from JR Osaka Station. Alternatively, 15 minutes, 290 yen from Umeda Station on the Midosuji Subway Line. Get off at Tennoji Station.
From Namba Station
5 minutes, 170 yen from JR Namba Station. Alternatively, 5 minutes, 240 yen from Namba Station on the Midosuji Subway Line. Get off at Tennoji Station.
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.
Situated in the Uehommachi, Tennoji, Southern Osaka district in Osaka, ESLEAD HOTEL Osaka Tsuruhashi offers 3-star rooms with free WiFi. The property is close to several well-known attractions, 700 metres from Anraku-ji Temple, 600 metres from Kyogan-ji Temple and 700 metres from Sanadayama Park. Some rooms at the property have a balcony with a city view. Certain rooms are fitted with a kitchen with a fridge, a microwave and a stovetop. Popular points of interest near the hotel include Osaka Johnan Christ Church, Tsuruhashi Shopping Street and Himekoso Shrine. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 24 km from ESLEAD HOTEL Osaka Tsuruhashi.
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.
Kamagasaki University of the Arts Cafe Garden Guest House aka KAMAGEI has free bikes, garden, a shared lounge and terrace in Osaka. Featuring a restaurant, the 1-star guest house has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi. The accommodation offers a shared kitchen, a concierge service and luggage storage for guests. All rooms include a kettle, while selected rooms also offer a kitchen with a fridge, a microwave and a stovetop. Popular points of interest near the guest house include Haginochaya Shopping Street, Tsutenkaku and Hayashi Fumiko Literary Monument. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 24 km from Kamagasaki University of the Arts Cafe Garden Guest House aka KAMAGEI.
Featuring 3-star accommodation, Hostel Takeyado is set in Osaka, 1.7 km from Matsunomiya Shrine and 1.8 km from Sumiyoshi Park. With a terrace, the 3-star hostel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The property is non-smoking and is situated 1.5 km from Mandaike Park. At the hostel, all rooms are equipped with a desk and a flat-screen TV. At Hostel Takeyado rooms are fitted with bed linen and towels. Abe Oji Shrine is 2.2 km from the accommodation, while Abeno Seimei Shrine is 2.2 km from the property. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 28 km from Hostel Takeyado.
Featuring 3-star accommodation, PORTA INN Tanimachi 9chome is situated in Osaka, 700 metres from Manpuku-ji Temple and 700 metres from Shinsengumi Osaka Tonsho Monument. The 3-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with a private bathroom and free WiFi. Private parking is available on site. All units in the hotel are fitted with a kettle. Rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV, and some rooms at PORTA INN Tanimachi 9chome have a city view. All rooms will provide guests with a fridge. Languages spoken at the 24-hour front desk include English, Japanese and Korean. Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Daikaku-ji Temple, Shimoyamatobashi Monument and Komyo-ji Temple. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 22 km from PORTA INN Tanimachi 9chome.
Set in Osaka with Hanazono Shopping Mall and Haginochaya Shopping Street nearby, Bijou Suites AI PREMIUM offers accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. Accommodation is fitted with air conditioning, a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with bidet, free toiletries and a hairdryer. A fridge, a microwave and stovetop are also featured, as well as a coffee machine. Popular points of interest near the holiday home include Matsunomiya Shrine, Abeno Seimei Shrine and Abe Oji Shrine. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 25 km from Bijou Suites AI PREMIUM.
Set in Osaka, near Shitennoji Koshindo Temple, Abeno Harukas and Kuwazu Ten Shrine, Guest House Laule'a Tennoji features free WiFi. The accommodation features a hot tub. Accommodation is fitted with air conditioning, a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with bidet, free toiletries and a hairdryer. A fridge, a microwave and stovetop are also featured, as well as a kettle. Popular points of interest near the aparthotel include Kyozen-ji Temple, Negainomiya Temple and Horikoshi Shrine. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 25 km from Guest House Laule'a Tennoji.
Conveniently located just a 3-minute walk from Tennoji Train Station, Bali Tower Osaka Tennoji offers a 24-hour front desk, free WiFi access and accommodation with a stylish Balinese d?cor. Rooms are air conditioned and feature dark brown wooden furnishings. Each comes equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite and cable channels, an electric kettle and a refrigerator. The private bathroom comes with free toiletries, a hairdryer and a shower. Rooms also have a seating area with a sofa. At Tennoji Bali Tower, family friendly activities including karaoke and playrooms are available. Other facilities offered include on-site shops. Luggage storage is available at the front desk. A buffet breakfast and lunch is available at the Three Monkeys Caf? restaurant and darts bar during the day. In the evening, dinner and a wide selection of alcoholic beverages is available. Tennoji Zoo can be accessed within a 10-minute walk, while the bustling Namba area is a 10-minute train ride away. From Kansai International Airport, the hotel is a 40 minutes’ train ride away.
Located in Osaka, Guest House Matsu features a shared lounge, terrace, bar, and free WiFi throughout the property. The property is set 1.1 km from Tsurumibashi Shopping Street, 1.1 km from Tsumori Shrine and 2.2 km from Tsutenkaku. The accommodation provides a shared kitchen, and luggage storage for guests. At the guest house each room comes with a shared bathroom. Popular points of interest near Guest House Matsu include Matsunomiya Shrine, Hanazono Shopping Mall and Haginochaya Shopping Street. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 24 km from the accommodation.