Opened in March 2014 just a 5-minute walk from Higobashi subway station, Mitsui Garden Hotel Osaka Premier features chic guest rooms, free Wi-Fi and large public baths on the top floor. Free pick-up shuttles are available from JR Osaka Station, a 7-minute drive away. With hardwood floors and a relaxing atmosphere, each room comes equipped with modern facilities like flat-screen TV with on-demand movies programs. A fridge and an electric kettle with tea bags are also provided. The private bathroom has a bathtub and free toiletries. Some rooms have no views because of frosted window glass. While staying at Osaka Premier Mitsui Garden Hotel, guests can request in-room massages and laundry services for an additional fee. Its 24-hour front desk has free luggage storage and concierge services. The on-site business center can be used for a fee. The hotel is a 12-minute walk from Yodoyabashi subway station, which is a 10-minute ride from JR Shin-osaka Shinkansen (bullet train) Station. The lively Namba and Dotombori areas can be reached in a 5-minute subway ride. Iconic Osaka Castle is a 5-minute subway ride from the Watanabebashi subway station, which is a 4-minute walk from the property. A breakfast buffet can be enjoyed at the restaurant on the first floor.