OMO Kansai Airport by Hoshino Resorts is a luxury hotel with direct access to Rinku Town station, one stop away from Kansai Airport. The hotel opened its doors in 2023, cementing its place as the first OMO collection airport hotel.
Geared towards rest, the hotel’s facilities include a rooftop terrace, saunas, baths and a buffet restaurant. The OMO Base, located across two floors, hosts check-in machines, up-to-date flight information and a seating area with water coolers and microwave ovens.
OMO Kansai Airport has 700 guest rooms, including Twin Rooms (20.4 – 21.6 sq.m.), Japanese-Western Style Rooms (36 – 40.8 sq.m.) and Queen Rooms with a shower booth (18 sq.m.).
The rooms feature amenities such as free Wi-Fi, a TV, Electric kettle and a refrigerator. The bathroom is equipped with a bathtub and/or shower, a separate toilet, and a washlet. Guests can store any valuables in the safe.
Standard room amenities include:
- Free Wi-Fi
- Electric kettle
- Reading light
- Humidifying air purifier
- Bath amenities
- Bathtub and/or shower or shower booth
Breakfast and Dining
The hotel has one dining venue, which serves a range of international dishes such as hot pancakes, fish escabeche and teppan grilled beef.
OMO Dining is located on the 21st floor of OMO Kansai Airport with views over Osaka Bay. It serves a breakfast buffet and dinner buffet. Take-out bento boxes featuring items from the breakfast menu are available between 7am and 10am.
Breakfast: 6:00 am – 10:00 am
Dinner: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Morning boxes: 7:00 am – 10:00 am
Facilities and Services
The first two floors of OMO Kansai Airport consist of the OMO Base, a communal space where guests can monitor up-to-date flight information for Kansai Airport.
Across the OMO Base, there are tables and chairs, a map and automatic check-in and check-out machines. Guests can use the water coolers, ice machines and microwave ovens. There’s also a convenience store on the second floor selling snacks and drinks.
The hotel has a wellness centre with a semi-open-air public bath, open between the hours of 4:00 am and 10:30 am or between 3:00 pm and 1:00 am. The centre also features a dry sauna, a cold plunge and deckchairs.
For sightseeing and visiting local markets, OMO Kansai Airport operates a 24-hour PiPPA bicycle sharing scheme.
The hotel has a number of laundromats and irons available. Wi-Fi is also available across all common areas and guest rooms. A luggage delivery service is available.
Location and Transportation
OMO Kansai Airport is located in Rinku Town, a one-minute walk from Exit 5 of the JR/Nankai Electric Railway Station in Rinku Town. This station is one stop away from Kansai Airport, a journey which takes approximately five minutes.
OMO Kansai Airport runs a free airport shuttle bus from the first-floor entrance of the hotel to Kansai Airport. The shuttle bus takes 10 minutes without traffic.
The bus departs promptly at intervals of every 45 minutes between 5:00 am and 7:30 am. The shuttle bus stops at both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 before 6:30 am. After 6:30am, it only stops at Terminal 1. The free airport shuttle bus resumes at 8:00 am through to 10:00 am, leaving promptly every hour.
Convenient train connections make it easy for hotel guests to visit or travel locally. From Rinku-Town Station, one minutes’ walk away, they can catch the Nankai Line Limited Express Rapi:t to Namba Station in 30 minutes or the JR Hanwa Line to Tennoji Station in 40 minutes.