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

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.

Where to stay near Hirakata?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 227 holiday rentals near Hirakata. From 129 Houses to 59 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hirakata for a long holiday or a weekend break 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:

  • Naniwa Ward: 166 holiday homes
  • Higashiyama Ward: 125 holiday homes
  • Gion: 74 holiday homes
  • Tennoji: 138 holiday homes
  • Chuo Ward: 160 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 Hoshigaoka Station: 660 holiday rentals
  • Osaka Kozenji Station: 659 holiday rentals
  • Osaka Hirakata-koen Station: 660 holiday rentals
  • Hirakata-Shuku Kagiya Museum: 655 holiday rentals
  • Okami Shrine: 654 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 Houses in Hirakata?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 129 Houses in Hirakata. Our other popular types of Hirakata holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 59 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 5 holiday houses

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 200 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Hirakata. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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