Nishinari, Osaka, Japan
Backpackers Hotel Toyo Osaka is excellently located in Osaka city. Only a minute to Subway station which takes you to Namba and Umeda, the most exciting districts in Osaka. Also 3 min walk to JR and Nankai lines, which provide you the very easy access to Kyoto, Nara and Kobe. TOYO is a great place to meet new friends from all over the world and share travel tips in a homely atmosphere. Our friendly staffs are also willing to answer your questions. We will be your home away from home in Osaka!
You can catch JR train or subway to:
Osaka Castle Park: 12min
Universal Studios Japan: 16min
The Floating Garden Observatory: 16min
Kaiyukan Aquarium: 30min and more!
You can make a day trip to
Hiroshima: 90min (by Shinkansen, bullet train)
We are only 1 min walk from Subway Dobutsuenmae station (Exit2) or a 3min walk from JR Shinimamiya station (East Exit). No matter which kind of train passes you have, you will take full advantage of yours. Hotel Toyo is a clean, cozy, friendly and convenient hotel for all backpackers!
From Kansai International Airport:
Catch the JR train to Shinimamiya station which all trains stop at and it takes about 55 min/ 1030yen.
Subway Midosiji line will take you to Dobutsuenmae station directly in approx. 20min/270yen. If you have a JR pass, you may take JR Kyoto line and switch the train at Osaka station to Osaka Loop line. It takes about 25min/210yen to get to Shinimamiya station.
From Osaka (Umeda):
You can get to either JR Shinimamiya station or Subway Dobutsuenmae station without transfer whichever you take. JR costs you 170yen and takes slightly more time (Approx. 16min) while subway takes you about 12min/230yen.
From Domestic (Itami) Airport:
Take a shuttle bus to the Tennoji bus stop. We are only 10min from the bus stop.
Take JR line from Kyoto station to Osaka station (You�d better take the Special Rapid Service- much faster!), change the train to JR Osaka Loop line. Shinimamiya station is 8 stops away from Osaka station.