Amemura (America Town)

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Amemura (アメリカ村) is a lively, youthful area in Osaka. It’s full of Japan’s take on American culture and therefore makes for great people watching and window shopping.

Budget travel tips

How to get there

The nearest station is Shinsaibashi station (Osaka Subway) . Leave from Exit 7 or 8, take a right down the main road (Mido-suji street), then take a right at the Apple Store.

From Umeda station (Osaka), take the Midosuji line (Osaka Subway) to Shinsaibashi station (6 mins, 230 yen).

From Nanba station (Osaka), just walk north up Mido-suji street until the Apple store (about 8 mins).  Turn left here.

Map

Recommended Hostels and Cheap Hotels

Hostel 64 Osaka

Great access to the main areas in Osaka, you should be able to just walk to most of the main areas.  Lots of services, like bike rentals, available. Check prices at Booking.com, Agoda or HostelWorld.

Capsule Hotel Asahi Plaza Shinsaibashi

Not exactly a 5-star hotel, but this capsule hotel is fine for a few days.  Good English support and free spa access included. Check prices at Hostel WorldBooking.com or Agoda.

More at HostelWorldBooking.com and Agoda.

Osaka Accommodation Guide

Links

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