"Wa-Qoo Shitaderamachi" was born as a totally new facility, that combines cultural experience activities with lodging, right at the place where in Osaka history is at its finest.
With the cooperation of the shrines and temples in the vicinity, we have prepared a variety of activities to experience religious and cultural practices at "Wa-Qoo Shitaderamachi". We are looking forward to warmly welcoming anybody who visits Japan.
At "Wa-Qoo Shitaderamachi" we have prepared a program with activities that allow you to easily experience some of Japan`s unique practices.
Please use the experiences to pass time in a calm feel-good mood.
As part of our program you can experience the following practices.
Shojin-Ryori(Buddhist cuisine) + activities(Shakyo or Shabutsu)and Otsutome plan <Breakfast & dinner included>
The area of Shitaderamachi - the birthplace of "Osaka" - boasts the best of the history of Osaka. It is an area in Japan that has approxomately 80 temples concentrated in an area that spreads over 1,400 meters from north to south and 400 meters from west to east. Inside this area there are many famous shrines and temples and a lot of sightseeing spots with much to see. At "Wa-Qoo Shitaderamachi" which is situated right in this area, we have also prepared sightseeing maps of the area, so you can easily enjoy yourself and the area.
"Wa-Qoo Shitaderamachi" combines the taste of a temple lodging "Shukubo" with the style of a hotel, making it a place where everybody can stay comfortably. Furthermore, we have very good access to the central areas of Osaka like Namba, Tennoji or Umeda, making it the perfect place to enjoy the bustling streets of the town, shopping or sightseeing.