Swissôtel Nankai, Osaka,Japan
大阪南海瑞士酒店（Swissotel Nankai Osaka）正是一家能够完美满足这种期待的酒店。给访客印象最深的，首推其无以伦比的地理位置：难波区域，是大阪中央的最繁华地带；而南海瑞士酒店，恰处于有着“难波的玄关”之称的南海电铁难波站正上方，下楼乘车即可前往佛教圣地吉野山，同一栋大厦内还有老牌百货店高岛屋，血拼都能“足不出户”。酒店与关西国际机场之间有直达快车连通；同时紧邻高速巴士站，距离JR难波站亦仅有步行数分的路程，陆路往返日本各处同样十分便捷。向西，是道顿堀；向北，则是心斋桥。大阪的美食游乐购物皆于沿途集结，如同一席流动的盛宴，呈现于酒店住客眼前，推门即有活力扑面而来，举步便可轻松融入其中。
Swissôtel Nankai, Osaka : The Centre of A Vibrant City
Osaka is the second largest city in Japan and also the political, financial, cultural centre and traffic hub of the west Japan. It has been 1400 years since the founding of Shitennoji by Prince Shotoku. In Edo Period, The city has become a densely populated and busy business center. Today, Osaka is not only the stage of important historical events, but is also famous for its variety of cuisine, straightforward businessman attitude, and its passionate yet humorous personality. And its lively life style goes well with its epithet, ”the kitchen of the world”.
Instead of going to a reclusive resort hotel, it is probably more fitting to stay in a boutique hotel in the downtown area when you visit Osaka. This way, not only can you experience the pulse of the city, but also enjoy the convenience of the top location where you can visit all the hotspots in the city by walk. Airport, train station, tourist spots, you name it, you reach it. Without the long commuting time, you could enjoy your holiday the best.
Swissôtel Nankai, Osaka is ideally located in the heart of Namba, Osaka’s most exciting entertainment, shopping and dining district. The hotel sits above Nankai Railway’s Namba Station, offering direct train access to Kansai International Airport and all major tourist attractions –Buddhist pilgrimage destination Mt. Yoshinoyama, and Takashimaya departmant store in the same building as the hotel. The hotel is just a few minutes‘ walk away from JR Namba station, making it convenient to go to anywhere else in Japan. To the west, you go to Dotonbori, to the north, you go to Shinsaibashi. Whether you want the cuisine, entertainment or shopping in Osaka, they‘re just right outside the hotel gate.
Choosing a location in the downtown area, happens only once, but creating a peaceful and cozy space for the guests is something that requires continual effort. As the first and only Swiss hotel in Japan, Swissôtel Nankai, Osaka has worked continuously to improve its staying experience for the guests since its opening in September 2003. It has 546 guestrooms and suites, among them, there are 42 Executive rooms and a Swiss Executive Club Lounge. All the rooms in the hotel, premier room, Swiss advantage room, Swiss select room, Swiss executive room are designed with the blend of contemporary Swiss style, modern technology and local touches.
Not only is it excellent for staying, the hotel is also fabulous for holding any public or private events with a variety of space to accommodate demands of every type and scale. For business or professional conferences, Naniwa conference hall can accommodate for more than 1400 people, and there are also other 18 multifunctional halls to choose from. For unforgettable weddings, choose the Ciel Bleu conference hall and let the panoramic views of the city outside the glass wall add that special grandeur to your event. And if you‘re looking for a small get together between friends, or even a tea Tao performance, then the traditional Japanese style Koya restaurant is your best choice.
Whether you have come for Osaka, or you are transferring to Kyoto, Nara and Kobe, the city of Osaka is worth a visit. And this stay of yours in Swissotel Nankai Osaka, for it might just require one night, will turn into the first night of your many future visits.