The impressive city of Osaka is home to the second largest gay scene in Japan with venues that welcome travellers.
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Explore Osaka's vibrant gay bar scene in Doyama district.
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Osaka is Japan’s third-biggest city and home to its second-biggest gay scene. In relation to the capital, Osaka is a city of seconds and thirds. It’s a fabulous city to explore, however. It has excellent nightlife, a buzzing food scene. Osaka is known as Japan’s kitchen.
You need around two to three days to do justice to Osaka. Make sure you take a trip to Osaka Castle and try the amazing street food.
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Osaka Tokyu REI Hotel 3*
Excellent value. Central location. Close to Doyama gay scene.
Hotel IL Monte Osaka 3.5*
Near the gay scene. Great value. Popular choice.
Hotel New Hankyu Osaka 3.5*
Best seller. Great for shopping & gay nightlife.
A Gay Guide to Osaka
In this vibrant and electrifying city, the residents have decided to shed to the conservatism of wider Japanese society, gaining a reputation as one of the world’s most fun-loving destinations.
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Business Inn Royal Sauna
Foreigner-friendly gay sauna in Osaka. Business Inn Royal operates the same system as Hokuoukan....
TAIYO Men’s Massage
Exclusively male massage service in Osaka.
Foreigner-friendly gay bar with regular events.
Studio B (previously B&B massage) offers men-only massage service by Tatsu, a Japanese masseur...
Pump Up Bar
Foreigner-friendly gay bar with 20'-40's crowd.