October 20, 2019

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka is a five-star hotel in Osaka, Japan which enjoys a central location near the entertainment, shopping, and dining hotspots of Osaka's Namba district. Swissôtel Nankai Osaka stands right above the Namba Station which connects the Nankai Airport Line to the Osaka Metro network. Swissôtel Nankai Osaka is operated by Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts, a Swiss premium hotel brand under the AccorHotels group.

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka
Hotel Entrance at Namba Station | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

Guests arriving at Namba Station via the Nankai Airport Line can easily access the hotel via the station's north gate. From the hotel's entrance, guests can take the elevator which will bring them to the hotel's lobby. This makes Swissôtel Nankai Osaka the best choice of hotel for business and leisure travelers. The convenience also makes Swissôtel Nankai Osaka an ideal choice when traveling with children or senior members of the family.

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka
Lobby and Atrium | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

Checking-in at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka is effortless, especially so if you book your room via the official website, accorhotels.com or the AccorHotels application. The official check-in time at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka is at 3:00pm. If your flight is arriving in the morning, early check-in is possible at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka as long as a room is available on your arrival. Early check-in is however not guaranteed.




► LE CLUB ACCORHOTELS BENEFIT: EARLY CHECK-IN/LATE CHECK-OUT

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka
Swiss Gourmet, Lobby Level | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

It is recommended to advise the hotel in advance should you wish to avail of your early check-in and/or late check-out benefit. You can do this prior to your arrival by sending an email to osaka.reservation@swissotel.com. You can also advise the hotel upon check-in. Although this benefit is not guaranteed, the hotel will do its best to accommodate your request. This is their way to express their gratitude for your loyalty to Accor.

Membership Status Early Check-in / Late Check-out
Silver Status Late Check-out - available upon request by the guests and is subject to room availability.
Gold Status Early Check-in or Late Check-out - available upon request by the guests and is subject to room availability.
Platinum Status Early Check-in and Late Check-out - available upon request of the guests and are subject to room availability.
*According to Swissôtel Nankai Osaka, the earliest check-in they can accommodate is at 9:00am while the latest check-out allowed by the property is at 4:00pm.


In case early check-in or late check-out is not possible during your stay, you can have your luggage stored at the concierge and make use of your extra time to explore the shops and restaurants located at Namba Station and Namba Parks. You can also go for food or bargain hunt at the nearby Dotonbori and Shinsaibashi.

Dotonbori, Osaka, Japan
Dotonbori, Namba District | Osaka, Japan

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka has a total of 36 floors and houses 546 well-appointed guestrooms and suites. Guests staying at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka can enjoy a picturesque view of Osaka from their rooms, creating a picture-perfect memory of their visit to Osaka. All guestrooms and suites are thoughtfully designed to provide comfort and modern conveniences, including the complimentary use of a Handy smartphone during the guests' stay.

Room Category Room Size
(sqm)
Bed
Configuration
Executive Lounge
Swiss Advantage Room 23-32 King, Queen or Twin ---
Swiss Select Room 23-32 King, Queen or Twin
---
Grand Room 57 King & Sofa Bed ---
Swiss Executive Room 26-45 King, Twin or Triple with access
Junior Suite 40 King Bed with access
Waon Suite 46 King Bed with access
Waraku Suite 68 Twin Beds with access
Deluxe Suite ► 68 King or Twin
with access
Prestige Suite 91 King or Twin with access
Imperial Suite 181 King Bed
with access



► LE CLUB ACCORHOTELS BENEFIT: ROOM UPGRADE

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka
View from the Executive Floors 32-34 | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

Room upgrade is one of the perks of staying loyal to Accor, and here at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka, an upgrade to the next room category is accorded to Le Club AccorHotels members with gold and platinum membership status. This benefit excludes upgrading to villas, one-of-a-kind-suites, specialty suites and presidential suites.

Membership Status Complimentary Room Upgrade
Gold Status Upgrade to the next higher room category, subject to availability upon check-in.
Platinum Status Upgrade to the next higher room category, subject to availability upon check-in

Gold and Platinum status members who booked a suite are also entitled to an upgrade to the next suite category. Again, this is subject to availability upon check-in. According to Swissôtel Nankai Osaka, the Imperial Suite is excluded from the free upgrade benefit. To be eligible for this benefit, Le Club AccorHotels members must book their room via the hotel's official websiteaccorhotels.com, or the AccorHotels application.




► FEATURED SUITE: DELUXE SUITE

Deluxe Suite at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

The Deluxe Suite is one of the highest suite categories of Swissôtel Nankai Osaka. It measures 68 square meters and features a separate bedroom and living area. It has a contemporary design and is furnished with tastefully selected furniture. Located on higher floors, Deluxe Suite guests also enjoy a panoramic view of the city.



Here are some of the key features of the Deluxe Suite:

  • spacious bedroom and living area
  • located on higher floors, with panoramic views of Osaka
  • spacious marble bathroom
  • LED HDTV in the living room and in the bedroom
  • Nespresso machine available in the suite
  • complimentary use of a Handy smartphone with free internet as well as local and international calls
  • body and bath amenities by Pürovel
  • comes with access to the Executive Lounge
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► FEATURED: EXECUTIVE LOUNGE AT SWISSOTEL NANKAI OSAKA

Executive Lounge at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka guests staying in Executive Rooms or Suites enjoy a host of personalized services and benefits at the hotel's Executive Lounge, including:

  • private check-in and check-out at the Executive Lounge
  • semi-buffet breakfast for up to two persons served from 7:00am to 10:30am (until 11:00am on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays)
  • option for breakfast buffet for up to two persons at Tavola36
  • all-day refreshments from 7:00am- 9:00pm daily
  • evening cocktails and hors d'oeuvres served from 5:00pm to 7:00pm daily
  • read more ►

The Executive Lounge is located on the 33rd floor and is open daily from 7:00am to 9:00pm.




► LE CLUB ACCORHOTELS BENEFIT: FREE ACCESS TO THE EXECUTIVE LOUNGE

Executive Lounge at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka
Evening Cocktails and Canapes at the Executive Lounge | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

Another perk of being a loyal member of Le Club AccorHotels is receiving complimentary access to the Executive Lounge. This is regardless of the room category you booked. At present, only Platinum status members are guaranteed with this benefit.

Membership Status Complimentary Executive Lounge Access
Gold Status Not applicable to Gold status members - a complimentary upgrade to an Executive Room or Suite at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka will unfortunately not include complimentary access to the Executive Lounge
Platinum Status Guaranteed for Platinum Status Members - This is regardless of the room category book. This access comes with all the benefits available at the Executive Lounge and also applies to a registered guest staying in the same room as the Platinum Status Member.  




► DINING OUTLETS AT SWISSOTEL NANKAI OSAKA

Hana-Goyomi Restaurant | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka showcases the rich culinary traditions of Switzerland and Japan through its seven dining outlets. Guests can choose between traditional Japanese dining or sample Swiss specialty dishes and wines. Some of its restaurants also combine Japanese and Swiss dishes in expertly curated set menus.

Restaurant Dining Experience
Tavola36 ► the signature restaurant of Swissôtel Nankai Osaka located on the 36th floor, offering international buffets and a la carte dining
The Lounge popular meeting place located on the lobby level where guests can enjoy afternoon tea, coffee, and light snacks
Swiss Gourmet the hotel's in-house bakery offering cakes, pastries, and Swiss chocolates
Minami ► Japanese restaurant specializing in teppanyaki, it features set lunch and dinner menus which highlight premium seafood and meats, as well as seasonal vegetables
SH'UN ► Japanese restaurant specializing in kushiage, also offers tapas-style snacks best paired with European wines
Hana-Goyomi Japanese restaurants specializing in kaiseki and sushi
Empress Room specialty Chinese restaurant offering dim sum lunch buffets and a selection of fine Cantonese dishes




► FEATURED RESTAURANT: TAVOLA36



Tavola36 is the all-day dining restaurant of Swissôtel Nankai Osaka which serves Japanese, Swiss, and other international cuisines. The restaurant is located on the 36th floor of the hotel, offering diners with panoramic views of the city. Tavola36 caters to both checked-in hotel guests and non-staying guests. Read more ►




► FEATURED RESTAURANT: SH'UN



SH'UN is a Japanese restaurant at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka specializing in Kushiage, the Osaka specialty dish made of premium meats and seasonal ingredients. The restaurant also serves tapas-style dishes which are best paired with wine from their award-winning wine list. Read more ►




► FEATURED RESTAURANT: MINAMI



Minami is a Japanese restaurant at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka that specializes in Teppanyaki. It features special lunch and dinner set menus using the finest cuts of meats, the freshest seafood, and seasonal vegetables. Read more ►




► BREAKFAST VENUES AT SWISSOTEL NANKAI OSAKA

Japanese Breakfast Items at Tavola36 | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

In addition to good quality sleep, breakfast also plays a big role in keeping travelers energized and inspired during their stay in Osaka. At Swissôtel Nankai Osaka, guests are provided with breakfast options that will vitalize their body through healthy and filling dishes.

  • Breakfast Buffet at Tavola36 - Guests who booked a breakfast-inclusive room rate can enjoy the breakfast buffet at Tavola36, the main breakfast venue of the hotel. Guests who booked an Executive Room or Suite also have the option to dine at Tavola36 for breakfast. The breakfast buffet is available daily fro 6:30am to 10:00am. Read more ►
  • Continental Breakfast at the Executive Lounge - Guests staying in Executive Rooms and Suites can enjoy the exclusive continental breakfast at the Executive Lounge. Choices include a selection of continental breakfast items as well as Japanese and Western hot dishes. Egg dishes can also be ordered from an a la carte menu. Read more ►

Executive Lounge | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

  • Breakfast at Swiss Gourmet - Guests who prefer to have a quick or light breakfast such as sandwiches, salads or pastries to be paired with coffee, tea or juices may choose to dine at Swiss Gourmet located at the lobby level. Items can also be ordered grab-and-go Swiss Gourmet opens daily at 7:30am.
  • In-room Breakfast - Guests who prefer to enjoy their breakfast at the comfort and privacy of their accommodation can order breakfast sets or individual breakfast items from the room service menu. Choices include Japanese, Chinese and Western.




► LE CLUB ACCORHOTELS BENEFIT: COMPLIMENTARY BREAKFAST

Eggs Benedict at the Executive Lounge | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

In addition to complimentary access to the Executive Lounge, Platinum status members of Le Club AccorHotels also enjoy complimentary continental breakfast at the Executive Lounge during their stay at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka. This benefit is guaranteed to all Platinum status members and also extends to one additional registered guest staying in the same room as the Platinum status member.

Membership Status Complimentary Breakfast
Gold Status Not applicable to Gold status members - complimentary upgraded to an Executive Room or Suite does not include complimentary access to the Executive Lounge
Platinum Status Complimentary breakfast - All platinum status members staying at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka are welcome to enjoy the continental breakfast at the Executive Lounge, with compliments of the hotel. They can also enjoy the breakfast buffet at Tavola36




► FITNESS & WELLNESS FACILITIES AT SWISSOTEL NANKAI OSAKA

Fitness Center | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

Located on the 11th floor of Swissôtel Nankai Osaka is Pürovel Spa & Sport. It offers guests staying at the hotel with facilities that can help them keep fit, vitalizes and rejuvenated.

  • Fitness Center - Open daily from 6:30am to 10:00pm, the fitness center features state-of-the-art equipment for cardiovascular exercises and weight training. Exercise rooms are also available for guests. 
  • Pürovel Spa - After a day of exploring Osaka, an indulgent massage is a perfect way to ease your tired legs and back. Guests may choose to have their massage at the spa or at the comfort and privacy of their accommodation.

Indoor Swimming Pool | Photo Courtesy of Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

  • Indoor Swimming Pool - Guests staying at Swissôtel Nankai Osaka enjoy complimentary use of the indoor swimming pool as well as other wet facilities such as the Japanese bath, the sauna, and jacuzzi. Please note that guests with body tattoos are forbidden to use the facilities. Bringing a camera inside the wet area and the indoor swimming pool is also not allowed. 




► SWISSOTEL NANKAI OSAKA: LOCATION & TRANSPORTATION

View of Osaka from the Executive Floors 32-34 | Swissôtel Nankai Osaka

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka is located some 45km from Kansai International Airport (KIX) the main international hub of Osaka, Japan. Standing right on top of Namba Station, Swissôtel Nankai Osaka is centrally located in the city right next to the shopping and dining districts. Most attractions of the city are just a short subway ride away. Express trains to Kyoto, Kobe and Nara are also very accessible from the hotel.

  • Airport Transfer - The most convenient and affordable way to get from the airport to the hotel is by taking the Nankai Airport Express train from Kansai International Airport to Namba Station. Travel time is around 45 minutes and the ticket is priced at JPY930. The hotel entrance is accessible from the north gate of Namba Station. To go back to the airport, you can also take the Nankai Airport Express from Namba Station.
  • Moving Around - The most common way to get around Osaka is by taking the Osaka Metro subway. Taxis are very expensive in Osaka and it will only make sense to take a taxi if you are traveling as a group of at least three persons.
  • Train to Kyoto - It is possible to visit Kyoto in a day trip from Osaka. From Namba Station, take the Midosuji Line to Yodoyabashi Station (JPY180). From Yodoyabashi Station, transfer to the Keihan Line and take the Keihan Limited Express Train to Sanjo Station in Kyoto (JPY410). The total travel time is about 65 minutes. 




Swissôtel Nankai Osaka
5-1-60 Namba Chuo-ku, Osaka, 542-0076, Japan
Contact: +81 6 6646-1111
Email: osaka@swissotel.com
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