Osaka to welcome third Best Western opening

Best Western Hotels & Resorts

Best Western Hotels & Resorts has announced that it will expand its Japan portfolio with the launch of a new property in the heart of Osaka’s commercial centre and culinary capital.

Slated for a Q1 of 2019 opening, Best Western Plus Osaka Kitahama is a newly-constructed property in the city’s Chuo-ku ward, just a one-minute walk from Kitahama Station. From there, travellers can connect to the entire city and beyond via the Osaka Subway and Keihan Main Line.

The hotel is surrounded by key business and leisure attractions such as the Osaka Securities Exchange, Nakanoshima Park, Osaka Prefectural Nakanoshima Library and the Museum of Oriental Ceramics. Other major locations, including Osaka City Hall, Goryo Shrine, Osaka Castle and the Osaka Museum of History, are found within easy reach.

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Best Western Plus Osaka Kitahama will feature 80 rooms as well as an onsite restaurant. The hotel will represent the third Best Western hotel in Osaka, following Best Western Hotel Fino Osaka Shinsaibashi and Best Western Osaka Tsukamoto. It will also mark the debut of the upper-midscale Best Western Plus brand in the city.

“Best Western Plus Osaka Kitahama will harness our company’s timeless values of world-class hospitality, service, connectivity and value-for-money, allowing guests to stay in comfort and style,” managing director of international operations – Asia, Best Western Hotels & Resorts, Olivier Berrivin disclosed. “I look forward to introducing this new era of upper-midscale hospitality to guests in Osaka when the hotel opens early next year.”