Are you looking to relax in a comfy hot spring or onsen on your next Osaka trip?

There are many places to visit for a cultural onsen experience, but we found some of the best hotels that provide this service on-site.

After checking over 4,000 places in Osaka, we picked out the best hotels that offer the most luxurious hot spring or onsen experience.

Read on to find out where they are!

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1. Liber Hotel at Universal Studios Japan

Liber Hotel comes with a gorgeous spa that uses water pumped about 1,000 metres underground from a natural hot spring.

The women’s section of the spa has access to a carbonated bath that helps with blood flow and fatigue.

There’s also an open-air bath area for individuals to take in some fresh air.

In the men’s corner, there’s a foot massage section for ultimate relaxation.

After spending a day at the spa, head to Refresh GLOW salon for some facials and body massages or unwind in the relaxation room.

The hotel itself is close to Universal Studios and has cute rooms that are themed.

Some rooms include Snoopy’s House with a colourful stained glass and a Sesame Street Big Face Room.

Breakfast is available daily, and guests are also welcome to unwind in the garden terrace.

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 554-0031 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Konohana-ku Sakurajima 1-1-35, Japan

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2. Super Hotel Premier Osaka Hommachi Hot Springs

Close to Hommachi Station, guests can reach most popular attractions in Namba within 15 minutes.

Connecting rooms are available at Super Hotel Premier, and there’s even a pillow corner for you to choose a pillow that suits you best.

On-site, there are two hot spring areas – one for men and one for women.

The men’s area has a relaxing indoor hot spring with a view of the bamboo groves outside.

In the women’s area, a similar hot spring layout can be found along with a powder room.

Rooms are comfortable and come with plush beds along with all the necessary amenities.

Breakfast is available at an additional fee.

You can also opt for a healthy breakfast in the morning that comes with grilled fish, fresh salads and even some local snacks like takoyaki.

  • Guest Rating: 9.0
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Address: 550-0005 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Nishi-ku Nishihonmachi 1-5-10, Japan

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3. Dormy Inn Premium Osaka Kitahama

Dormy Inn Premium is situated in close proximity to Nakanoshima Park and not too far from Billboard Live Osaka.

You’ll have access to the hotel’s sauna along with a gender-separated large public bath.

There’s also an outdoor bath for guests to unwind with some fresh air.

Additional amenities include a water bath and high temperature sauna for men and a mist sauna for women.

There’s even a washing area, dressing room and laundry corner.

After relaxing in the hot spring, you can enjoy a free “Naru-Soba” that’s available every day during certain times.

Rooms are cozy and comfortable with plush beds.

While some rooms are non-smoking, others come with smoking booths.

  • Guest Rating: 9.0
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 541-0043 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Chuo-ku Koraibashi 1-6-7, Japan

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4. Osaka Hinode Hotel Nipponbashi

When you book Osaka Hinode Hotel, bikes are included so you can easily explore the nearby areas.

There are also free drinks in the lobby along with access to the internet.

For families with young kids, Hinode Hotel has a wide range of activities including homemade ramen tasting, Kimono dress ups and handicrafts lessons.

The hotel itself has a large public bath with the same ingredients that you’d find in a hot spring.

There’s also a group bath that comes with separate spaces for families that want to relax together.

A variety of rooms from a double to a triple room are available to suit a range of needs.

  • Guest Rating: 8.9
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 556-0003 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Naniwa-ku Ebisunishi 1-2-10, Japan

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5. Dormy Inn Premium Namba Annex

Close to Namba and the Hoan-Ji Temple, this Dormy Inn comes with a range amenities along with rooms that have city views.

Guests can take a dip in the natural hot spring public bath that’s available overnight and comes with a free drink service.

There’s also a unique rock bath available in both men and women spaces.

While men have access to a high temperature sauna, women can relax and unwind in the water bath.

Both spaces have a washing area, dressing room, and laundry corner.

After a day of relaxation, enjoy the free soy sauce ramen that’s especially made by Dormy Inn.

Rooms all come with a Serta bed to ensure you get a great night’s sleep.

There’s also a delicious breakfast with a range of Japanese dishes served in the morning.

  • Guest Rating: 8.9
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 542-0083 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Chuo-ku Higashi-shinsaibashi 2-1-6, Japan

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6. Art Hotel Osaka Bay Tower

Art Hotel Osaka Bay Tower has direct access to Bentencho Station and is a short distance away from Osaka Station.

There’s a range of rooms to suit all kinds of travellers from standard bed to a deluxe stay and more.

Those looking for something a little special can book a room that’s located on the sky floors for incredible views of Osaka.

After a day of exploring Osaka, unwind in the low alkaline hot springs water pumped from 1,000 metres underground.

The hotel has a wide range of onsens from open-air springs to terrace baths, carbonated springs and more.

In addition, there’s also a sauna and body scrubbing services for ultimate relaxation.

For a tranquil retreat, you can ease your fatigue in the Solaniwa Onsen and enjoy the beauty of their private garden.

A range of restaurants serving Japanese to Western cuisine are also available on-site.

  • Guest Rating: 8.8
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 552-0007 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Mnato-ku Benten 1-2-1, Japan

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7. Onyado Nono Namba Natural Hot Spring

Located just a two-minute walk away from Nippombashi Station, this hotel is located in a convenient location that’s close to a range of attractions.

In the morning, the hotel serves a delicious breakfast consisting of Osaka specialities such as Okonomiyaki and Kushiage.

The onsen is available overnight and consists of an indoor bath, semi open-air bath, cold bath and dry sauna.

After relaxing, enjoy the free soy sauce ramen or sip on some nitrogen coffee.

Rooms have some Japanese influence and are cozy with all the amenities that you could possibly need.

Convenience stores and local restaurants are also available just a short two-minute walk form the property.

  • Guest Rating: 8.8
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 542-0073 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Chuo-ku Nipponbashi 1-4-18, Japan

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8. Hotel Keihan Universal Tower

The chic and modern Hotel Keihan Universal Tower comes with a total of 641 rooms to cater to various travellers.

The superior room is spacious and great for groups and families.

Rooms also come with a large window along with neutral tones and wood highlights.

It also comes with an air purifier along with children amenities and a washing area.

The spa resort is the epitome of luxury and is situated 31 floors above ground.

Enjoy the natural hot spring or unwind in the vibra bath or sauna.

After taking a dip in the hot spring, finish off with a relaxing massage in your room.

Cap off your night with dinner at the top of the hotel overlooking the Osaka skyline.

  • Guest Rating: 8.5
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 554-0024 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Konohana-ku Shimaya 6-2-45, Japan

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9. Super Hotel Osaka Tennoji

Recently renovated, the Super Hotel Osaka Tennoji is just a short walk away from Tennoji Subway Station and Shitenno-Ji Temple.

The hotel itself comes with complimentary breakfast along with compact rooms that feature a mini-fridge.

Bathrooms in each room comes with both a bathtub and a shower.

While rooms may be small, they’re cozy and come in a range of options from a moderate single room to twin rooms and more.

There’s also a super room that consists of a bunk bed along with a pillow corner to pick your preferred pillow of choice.

Guests will love the natural hot spring that’s perfect for men and women to soak in.

For guest convenience, the hotel also has a dressing and changing room.

  • Guest Rating: 8.5
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Address: 543-0062 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Tennoji-ku Osaka 2-3-3, Japan

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10. Osaka Ryokan Kuramoto

Just a short distance away from Nipponbashi Subway Station, the rooms at Osaka Ryokan Kuramoto come with a tatami-mat floor and yukata robes.

They’ve got different types of rooms including a Type C room that comes with your own separate bath and Western-style toilet.

Each room has all the amenities you require and you can also arrange an in-room massage.

Don’t forget to try out the public bath onsen that’s open in the evening and morning.

Japanese meals are offered at an additional fee and include delectable dishes such as takoyaki along with Naniwa flavoured dishes.

  • Guest Rating: 8.5
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Address: 542-0082 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Chuo-ku Shimanouchi 2-11-7 , Japan

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11. Super Hotel Osaka Natural Hot Springs

Just a short distance away from Awaza Subway Station, the Super Hotel Osaka offers western style rooms along with an indoor hot spring.

The hot spring is spacious and will help to relax your muscles after a long day.

Showers are also available within the hot springs for you to freshen up.

There’s also a sauna, dressing room and relaxation chairs for guests to fully unwind.

Similar to other Super Hotels, rooms are also cozy and comfortable and comes with a microwave and fridge.

Some rooms come with bunk beds up top as well.

There are connecting rooms for larger groups, and rooms that have their own seating area.

The on-site restaurant serves a tasty breakfast that consists of an extensive spread that’s sure to keep you full throughout the day.

  • Guest Rating: 8.5
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Address: 550-0002 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Nishi-ku Edobori 3-6-35, Japan

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12. Dormy Inn Umeda Higashi Natural Hot Spring

Dormy Inn Umeda Higashi is a short walk away from the shopping distance of Osaka Kita and has a spacious on-site onsen.

Rooms are comfortable and comes with a fridge and private bathroom.

The onsen has both a natural hot spring along with a sauna to relax muscles after a long day of exploration.

There’s also dry-cleaning, coin-operated laundry machines and a restaurant offering breakfast in the morning.

For guest convenience, a free shuttle service runs between Dormy Inn Umeda Higashi Natural Hot Spring and the JR Osaka Station.

The hotel is also located near the dining and shopping areas of Dontonbori and Kitashinchi.

  • Guest Rating: 8.3
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Address: 530-0047 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Kita-ku Nishitenma 3-5-35, Japan

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13. Hotel Monterey La Soeur Osaka

Located in Osaka Business Park, Hotel Monterey La Soeur Osaka is situated right next to the Panasonic Centre.

Rooms are modern and decorated in an art-deco style with rich colours and wooden flooring.

Their on-site onsen is located on the 16th floor and is influenced by American Art Deco design

Spring water is sourced from 1,000 meters underground, perfect for restoring the body’s natural balance.

After soaking in the onsen, enjoy the Spa Lounge that comes with a skin cleansing corner, massage room and a salon.

Guest rooms come with modern practical amenities along with an air purifier, high quality Simmons mattress, high tech dryers, and comfortable 100% cotton pyjamas.

During your stay, you can dine at one of the three restaurants on-site serving French, Chinese and local cuisines.

  • Guest Rating: 8.3
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 540-0001 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Chuo-ku Shiromi 2-2-22, Japan

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14. Dormy Inn Premium Namba Natural Hot Spring

Just a five-minute walk away from Nihonbashi Train Station, Dormy Inn Premium Namba is situated at a convenient location in close proximity to Osaka’s attractions.

Rooms come with a fridge along with an en suite bathroom that has complimentary toiletries.

You can unwind in the luxury onsen that includes natural hot spring bath, sauna, and use the coin-launderette services.

For further relaxation, you can also opt to have a relaxing massage in the room.

Before heading out to explore the area, enjoy a Western buffet breakfast served at the restaurant.

  • Guest Rating: 8.3
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 542-0082 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Chuo-ku, Shimanouchi 2-14-23, Japan

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15. Hotel Hanshin Osaka

Hotel Hanshin Osaka has spacious public onsen and hot spring water in every en suite bathroom in the hotel.

This luxurious hotel is just a short walk away from JR Fukushima Station and both the JR Osaka Station and Umeda area are only a 10-minute walk away.

Rooms come with large windows, a relaxing ambience along with a bathtub and all the necessary amenities.

The hotel has a separate chargeable public bathing area that has open-air baths, hot tubs and saunas.

There are also plenty of lounge chairs available for you to have a quick nap.

Massages can be requested for an additional fee from the front desk.

After relaxing at the onsen, you can enjoy a meal at three different restaurants available serving French, Japanese and Chinese cuisine.

  • Guest Rating: 8.2
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 553-0082 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Fukushima-ku Fukushima 5-6-16, Japan

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16. City Plaza Osaka

City Hotel Osaka has one of the best rooftop spas for guests with open-air baths and massage chairs.

The onsen is located on the 14th floor for guests to take in the views of Osaka.

After a hot spring bath, you can unwind in the sauna or massage chair.

There’s also a gym and swimming pool along with a salon that’s reminiscent of a tropical paradise.

If you’re hungry, there are a total of four restaurants and a cafe within the hotel to satisfy your every need.

Rooms are decorated with forest green and orange interiors to create a healing space for guests.

There’s a variety of rooms to choose from including a deluxe single that’s great for those looking to strike a balance between sightseeing and relaxation.

  • Guest Rating: 8.2
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 540-0029 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Chuo-ku Hommachibashi 2-31, Japan

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17. Spa World

Spa World is truly the place to be for individuals that want to experience all sorts of hot springs, saunas and more.

All rooms within Spa World overlook Shinsekai’s iconic Tsutenkaku tower.

Room types range from spacious suites to a Japanese-style room complete with tatamis.

There are a total of 16 different types of Onsen from 11 different countries.

Some types of baths include a Greece herbal bath to a futuristic spa that has an oxygen bath to relieve fatigue.

Spa World also has a couple of different stone saunas including an immersive 3D sound and stage lighting to another with 11,000 manga books.

Families can also have an exhilarating time at the water park area complete with thrilling waterslides and leisure pools.

Oddly, you’ll also find many sleeping on the floor in their lobbies if you don’t want to book a room.

  • Guest Rating: 8.2
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 556-0002 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Naniwa-ku Ebisuhigashi 3-4-24, Japan

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Osaka Hotels Map

These incredible Osaka hotels have some of the best onsen and hot springs you could possibly ask for.

Fully equipped with amenities and comfortable beds, you’re sure to have a wonderful stay.

If none of the hotels above suit your needs, take a look at some of the other onsen hotels available in Osaka.

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