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Enjoy a luxurious dinner in your hotel room! Perfect ways to spend Christmas in Osaka (2020)

Enjoy a luxurious dinner in your hotel room! Perfect ways to spend Christmas in Osaka (2020)

Date published: 4 December 2020
Last updated: 14 December 2020

Christmas, the season of joy, is upon us! Hotels in Osaka have begun offering luxurious dinner plans perfectly suited for Christmas. If you want to enjoy a slice of home away from home this year, why not consider spending Christmas in a gorgeous hotel?

Here we'll share about hotels conveniently located near such popular spots as Universal Studios Japan and Abeno Harukas offering Christmas dinners ranging from buffet styles loaded with all sorts of Christmas dishes to select European cuisine courses, perfect for enjoying with family, friends, or that special someone.

What could be better than spending the night in a comfortable hotel after a sumptuous dinner? All of the hotels mentioned below have strict coronavirus countermeasures in place, so you can rest assured that your stay will be a safe one.

1. Roast chicken and Buche de Noel! Enjoy a spectacular Christmas feast at Hotel Kintetsu Universal City

1. Roast chicken and Buche de Noel! Enjoy a spectacular Christmas feast at Hotel Kintetsu Universal City

Hotel Kintetsu Universal City, the official hotel of Universal Studios Japan, is holding a Colorful Christmas Fair in its E-POCH restaurant, where the dining is casual.

During the Colorful Christmas, which will last until Friday, December 18, its perennial Christmas favorite, roast chicken, is carved before your very eyes. You can also enjoy as many different menus as you like, such as seafood paella, minestrone with plenty of vegetables, and such Christmas sweets as the cream puff tower Profiteroles, strawberry and fruit chocolate cake, and apple pie.

From Saturday, December 19, there will be a Special Christmas Dinner Buffet. In addition to the colorful Christmas buffet menu, the table will be colorfully laden with such other delights as roast beef made from sirloin cooked over a low fire, beefsteak prepared teppanyaki-style, chocolate Buche de Noel, and an entire cake made with strawberries and fruit, to name but a few.

Furthermore, space has been set up in the hotel where you can have your photo taken with popular Sesame Street characters from Universal Studios Japan to make this the best Christmas ever both in the park and the hotel.

Colorful Christmas Fair
Venue: 4th floor, casual restaurant E-POCH
Telephone reservations: 06-6465-6030 (10:00 a.m. ~ 8:00 p.m.)
Period: Monday, November 9 to Wednesday, December 30, 2020; 5:30 p.m. ~ 9:30 p.m. (Doors close at 9:00 p.m.)
Cost: (Colorful Christmas Dinner Buffet) Adult (junior high age and older) 3,800 yen, elementary school age 2,000 yen, 4-year-olds to elementary school age 1,300 yen; Adult (junior high age and older) 4,500 yen, elementary school age 2,200 yen, 4-year-olds to elementary school age 1,500 yen; *no charge for 3-year-olds and younger. (All prices include tax.)

Coronavirus measures in place
The hotel interior and facilities are disinfected, sterilized, cleaned; disinfectants are placed in various places; room interior is frequently ventilated; separation panels are properly placed; staff is required to wear masks, wash hands, use disinfectant lotions, gargle, and have their temperature taken; the number of customers and seating arrangements are carefully adjusted; guests whose health is suspect are turned away; guests are requested to wear masks and have their temperature taken

* Hotel Kintetsu Universal City is the official hotel of Universal Studios Japan.

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2. Enjoy authentic French cuisine while enjoying the night view from the comfort of your guest room! RIHGA Royal Hotel

2. Enjoy authentic French cuisine while enjoying the night view from the comfort of your guest room! RIHGA Royal Hotel

The RIHGA Royal Hotel in Nakanoshima has introduced its Christmas Dinner in Your Room Private Restaurant 2020, an overnight stay with an authentic French full-course dinner that can be enjoyed in your guest room. This authentic French dinner course, complete with a half bottle of sparking wine to celebrate the occasion, is served in your guest room.

The main dish is a choice of either salmon timbale and giant freshwater prawn poêlé or beef fillet poêlé. It is also possible to order a half bottle of champagne in place of the sparkling wine for an additional 3,000 yen. The dessert is a strawberry and blood orange soup served in the style of a Christmas wreath. The lovely decorations heighten the Christmas mood.

This plan is specially designed for those who wish to make this a special Christmas night by spending it with a special friend while enjoying a leisurely dinner in the luxury of your own private space

Christmas Dinner in Your Room Private Restaurant 2020
Accommodation period: Friday, December 22 ~ Saturday, December 26 *Reservations must be made by 6:00 p.m. five days in advance
Price: "Natural Comfort Floor" Deluxe Twin (41㎡) for 2 people in 1 room from 54,000 yen
* 1 night 1 room for 2 people / dinner and breakfast included / tax and service charge included

Coronavirus measures in place
The hotel interior and facilities are disinfected, sterilized, cleaned; disinfectants are placed in various locations; sterilizing is performed after guests leave and before new ones arrive; room interior is frequently ventilated; separation panels are properly placed; staff is required to wear masks, wash hands, use disinfectant lotions, gargle, and have their temperature; guests whose health is suspect are turned away; guests are requested to wear masks and have their temperature taken

  • RIHGA Royal Hotel
    • Address Kita-ku Nakanoshima 5-3-68, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture, 530-0005
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    • Nearest Station Nakanoshima Station (Keihan-nakanoshima Line)
      2 minutes on foot

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3. Limited for 3 days! Specially created cuisine just for Christmas at the Osaka Marriott Miyako Hotel

3. Limited for 3 days! Specially created cuisine just for Christmas at the Osaka Marriott Miyako Hotel

The Osaka Marriott Miyako Hotel located in Abeno Harukas has a room service accommodation plan and a special Christmas plan for its restaurant for 3 days from Wednesday, December 23 to Friday the 25th.

An accommodation plan with breakfast (starting from JPY 120,000 for 2 people per night) that delivers champagne and Christmas dinner by room service exclusively for the Premium Corner King rooms on the 40th to 49th floors. Tax included. Enjoy the splendid night view with that special someone while enjoying the chef's special menu in the privacy of your own space.

Dinner Priere, a European-style dinner, at ZK
Teppanyaki dinner Tenro at ZK

Besides accommodation plans, other restaurants in the hotel also offer special menus limited to the Christmas season. The restaurant ZK, located on the 57th floor, offers special courses perfectly suited for Christmas and the stunning view from its perch 270 meters above the ground. You can choose from three different types of cuisine: European-style dishes (starting from 25,000 yen), teppanyaki (starting from 30,000 yen), and Japanese dishes (starting from 20,000 yen).

For more casual dining, COOKA, the live kitchen on the 19th floor, offers a course (15,000 yen) that combines bouillabaisse with grilled meat.

BAR PLUS, also located on the 19th floor, is offering a Christmas Dinner plan (14,000 yen) that begins with champagne followed by wine and hors d'oeuvre. The relaxed atmosphere is perfect for a quiet moment with a special friend. (Prices in all restaurants do not include tax or service charges.

Marriott Christmas 2020
Dates: Wednesday, December 23 ~ Friday, December 25
Telephone reservations: 0120-611-147 / For mobile phones 06-6628-6187 (Reception hours 10:00 a.m. ~ 8:00 p.m.)
Christmas Dinner hours:
ZK: 1st seating 5:00 p.m. ~ 7:00 p.m. / 5:30 p.m. ~ 7:30 p.m.; 2nd seating 8:00 p.m. ~ 10:00 p.m. / 8:30 p.m. ~ 10:30 p.m. ( L.O. 9:00 p.m.)
COOKA: 5:00 p.m. ~ 8:30 p.m.
BAR PLUS: 5:00 p.m. ~ 8:00 p.m. (L.O.)

Coronavirus measures in place
The hotel interior and facilities are disinfected, sterilized, cleaned; disinfectants are placed in various places; room interior is frequently ventilated; separation panels are properly placed; staff is required to wear masks, wash hands, use disinfectant lotions, gargle, and have their temperature taken; the number of customers and seating arrangements are carefully adjusted; guests whose health is suspect are turned away; guests are requested to wear masks and have their temperature taken

A sumptuous dinner in a luxurious hotel restaurant is the perfect end to a hectic year. Why not spend Christmas night at a hotel offering impeccable room service and strict infectious disease countermeasures?

Written by:

Ran Tanaka

Ran Tanaka

A writer based in Southeast Asia. Happy life is with cheap beer.

*This information is from the time of this article's publication.
*Prices and options mentioned are subject to change.
*Unless stated otherwise, all prices include tax.

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