Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Kobe getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Kobe. This city's gardens, shopping and hot springs draw many visitors. Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan and Legoland Discovery Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Kobe

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kobe a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan (13.6 mi / 22 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Center (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Universal Studios Japan® (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Big Bang (22.7 mi / 36.6 km)
  • Shin-Kobe Ropeway (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Kawasaki Good Times World (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kobe

Kobe is famous for its beautiful gardens and relaxing hot springs. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kobe is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sumiyoshi Park (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Higashi Yuenchi Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Sorakuen Garden (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Meriken Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Suwayama Park (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Harborland Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Kobe

Fly into Kobe (UKB), the closest airport, located 4.6 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Osaka (ITM-Itami), which is 15.5 mi (25 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Kobe Sannomiya Station, Kobe Kasuganomichi Station and Kobe Station are the main stations in the city. You can get around Kobe by catching a ride on the metro at Sannomiya Hanadokeimae Station, Kyukyoryuchi Daimarumae Station or Boeki Center Station.

Where to stay near Kobe?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 74 holiday rentals near Kobe. From 36 Houses to 35 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kobe for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Kobe:

  • Naniwa Ward: 144 holiday homes
  • Tennoji: 127 holiday homes
  • Chuo Ward: 146 holiday homes
  • Minami: 208 holiday homes
  • Namba: 166 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 Kobe?

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

  • Kobe Sannomiya Station: 315 holiday rentals
  • Kobe Minatogawa Station: 205 holiday rentals
  • Kobe Hanayama Station: 137 holiday rentals
  • Kobe Mikage Station: 366 holiday rentals
  • Kobe Okamoto Station: 364 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kobe 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 Kobe?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 36 Houses in Kobe. Our other popular types of Kobe holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 35 holiday houses
  • Studios: 36 holiday houses

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 60 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Kobe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.