Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Hirakata

Enjoy the temples and other features of Hirakata. Well known for its water park, ice skating and theme park, this scenic city won't disappoint. Osaka Castle and Todaiji Temple are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Hirakata

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hirakata a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Legoland Discovery Center (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Universal Studios Japan® (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Hirakata Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Nishiyama Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • NIFREL (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Hirakata

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Hirakata. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nara Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Sumiyoshi Park (17.9 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Yamadaike Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Akutagawa Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Tanabe Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Daiichigo Tomorogi Ryokuchi Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Hirakata

Fly into Osaka (ITM-Itami), the closest airport, located 13.8 mi (22.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Kobe (UKB), which is 28.5 mi (45.8 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Osaka Fujisaka Station, Osaka Hoshigaoka Station and Osaka Miyanosaka Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Hirakata?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 774 holiday rentals around Hirakata. From 283 flats & apartments to 288 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Hirakata is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Hirakata?

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

  • Higashiyama Ward: 379 holiday homes
  • Naniwa Ward: 678 holiday homes
  • Nakagyo Ward: 469 holiday homes
  • Nishinari: 391 holiday homes
  • Komatsucho: 218 holiday homes

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

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Hirakata. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Osaka Hirakatashi Station: 2,362 holiday rentals
  • Osaka Hoshigaoka Station: 2,369 holiday rentals
  • Osaka Kozenji Station: 2,366 holiday rentals
  • Osaka Tsuda Station: 2,361 holiday rentals
  • Osaka Murano Station: 2,380 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hirakata listed on Stayz 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 Condos/Apartments in Hirakata?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 283 Condos/Apartments in Hirakata. Our other popular types of Hirakata holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 288 holiday houses
  • Studios: 276 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hirakata?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Hirakata. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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