Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Chuo

The area's history and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Chuo. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and aquarium. Take in top local attractions like Osaka Castle and Osaka Museum of History. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Chuo

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Chuo a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Legoland Discovery Center (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Universal Studios Japan® (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Big Bang (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Kids Plaza Osaka (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Umeda Joypolis Sega Fun Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Chuo

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Chuo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sumiyoshi Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Nishinomaru Garden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Nakanoshima Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Amerika-Mura Triangle Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Osaka Castle Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Utsubo Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Chuo

The nearest airport is in Osaka (ITM-Itami), located 8.7 mi (14 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Kobe (UKB), which is 16.3 mi (26.3 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Osaka Kitntetsu-Nipponbashi Station or Osaka Namba Station and explore the city from there. It's easy to get around Chuo by catching a ride on the metro at Tanimachi4-chome Station, Tanimachi6-chome Station or Matsuyamachi Station.

Where to stay around Chuo Ward?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 321 holiday lettings near Chuo Ward. From 29 Houses to 271 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Chuo Ward is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Chuo Ward?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Chuo Ward:

  • Joto: 46 holiday homes
  • Nishinari: 187 holiday homes
  • Konohana: 35 holiday homes
  • Fushimi Ward: 60 holiday homes
  • Yamashina Ward: 38 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Chuo Ward?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Chuo Ward. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Osaka Castle Park: 736 holiday lettings
  • Nishinomaru Garden: 735 holiday lettings
  • Aoyama Building: 738 holiday lettings
  • Osaka International Peace Center: 735 holiday lettings
  • Osaka Castle Museum: 735 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Chuo Ward listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Chuo Ward?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 29 Houses in Chuo Ward. Our other popular types of Chuo Ward holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 271 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 264 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 11 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Chuo Ward?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 281 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Chuo Ward. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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