[Latest] 11 high-end luxury hotels in Okinawa! Popular ocean view resort
There are many luxury hotels in Okinawa. It is packed with elements that allow you to enjoy your private space, such as luxury suites and villas with pools. So this time, we will introduce you to unique luxury hotels with a resort feel, from the main island of Okinawa to the remote islands! Let's go to taste the luxury feeling.
What is the atmosphere like at a luxury resort hotel in Okinawa?
Okinawa is popular as an area with many resort hotels in Japan. Ranging from cheap guesthouses to luxury hotels.Among them, luxury hotels in Okinawa, not only have ocean view rooms, but also private beaches and pools, where you can fully enjoy the resort feeling that you can’t usually enjoy! We will pick up luxury hotels that will remain in your memories for the rest of your life.
1. [Okinawa｜Yomitan] Luxury Hotel with 3 Types of Guest Rooms [Hoshinoya Okinawa]
The first luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is HOSHINOYA Okinawa. This is a luxury hotel that just opened in July 2020. It is located in the central part of the main island of Okinawa, about 60 minutes by car from Naha Airport.HOSHINOYA Okinawa is characterized by its open space and guest rooms where the ocean spreads out before your eyes. You will be able to experience the finest healing as time passes by calmly.
Guest room “Haru” featuring a terrace living room that makes you feel like you are on the beach
HOSHINOYA Okinawa has three types of guest rooms, each with its own characteristics. First of all, we would like to introduce “Haru”, which features a terrace living room that makes you feel like you are on the beach.There is a large sofa on the terrace where you can relax while looking at the sea. The bedroom is also spacious, and you will be able to spend a comfortable time in an open space.
- Size: 88m² to 94m²
- Bed: King size 200cm x 200cm x 2
- Capacity: 4 people
The living room on the floor is relaxing! Fushi is recommended for group and family stays.
Next is the stylish room “Fushi” with a modern atmosphere. Each guest room has large windows that offer spectacular views of the ever-changing sea. In addition, there is a sunken kotatsu sofa in the living room, so you can enjoy a group or family get-together.The bedroom and living room are separate and very spacious, so it is recommended for long-term stays.
- Size: 93m²〜94m²
- Bed: Single size 110cm x 200cm x 4
- Capacity: 4 people
Guest room “Tin” where you can spend time as if you were living near the sea
Next is the Tin, the most compact of the three guest rooms. Not only can you see the sea from the terrace living room and dining room, but you can also see the sea from the bedroom.Although it is a compact room, it is spacious enough for two people to stay comfortably.
- Area: 64m²
- Bed: King size 220cm x 200cm x 1 / Single size 110cm x 200cm x 2
- Capacity: 2 people
Have a great time at the sunset pool
Hoshinoya Okinawa has a unique pool. There are plenty of areas that both adults and children can enjoy, such as an infinity pool where you can enjoy the sunset and a water stage. In addition, there is a lounge where you can relax by the pool, so it is recommended to spend adult time while drinking alcohol at dusk.
Address：474 Gima, Yomitan Village, Nakagami District, Okinawa Prefecture
2. [Okinawa/Nanjo] Magnificent long-established luxury hotel “Hyakuna Garan” that became the stage of mythology
The next luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is “Hyakunagaran”. About 30 minutes by car from Naha Airport, this is a luxury hotel with a mountain backdrop and a mystical view of the sea in front of you.Known as the setting for Ryukyu mythology, the building with its corridors is impressive. There is also a nostalgic feeling, and you can feel the warmth that makes you want to come again and again.
A popular room with a spectacular ocean view in front of you
This is the living room of the guest room with a comfortable feeling of openness. The ocean view that overlooks the sea spreading below is truly a superb view! Just looking at the sea here makes me forget the time.The guest rooms are also spacious, so you can relax.
Unleash your mind and body in the open-air bath in the sky!
On the top floor of the hotel, there are 6 hermitages with open-air baths named “Hojoan”. “Hojo-an” is a private room that you can use for free if you are staying at the hotel. Choose your favorite time, choose a room, and soak in the luxurious open-air bath while watching the superb view of the sea and sky blending together. There is no doubt that you will be healed both physically and mentally!
Own the beautiful sea! Recommended private beach
The west gate of the hotel has a path leading to a private beach! The transparent blue color is so beautiful that you will be sucked into it. There are few people and you can enjoy your private space.In addition, there is a beach with strangely shaped rocks at the east gate, so it is recommended to take a walk around the area! Please enjoy the finest resort life. (*Refer to “Hyakuna Garan Ikkyu Official HP”)
Address：1299-1 Shimohara, Tamaki, Nanjo City, Okinawa Prefecture
Business hours：11:30 – 14:30 (LO) 18:00 – 21:30 (LO) Open on Sundays
3. [Okinawa/Onna Village] Luxurious rooms with a pool! Halekulani Okinawa, a luxury hotel like a paradise
The next luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is “Halekulani Okinawa”. Located about 75 minutes by car from Naha Airport, this luxury hotel stands out on the beautiful coastline of Onna village .Originally a luxury hotel with a history of over 100 years in Hawaii , it has the hospitality of a long-established store and gracefully blesses guests.
Great sense of openness! Enjoy the feeling of a resort in a room with a pool
All rooms have an ocean view, and some villas have private pools and natural hot springs. The guest rooms are very spacious and can be used comfortably by a family.Even the details such as the chairs and tables are packed with attention to detail, so it might be a good idea to enjoy the openness of the room and find a feeling of Okinawa.
Have fun in the infinity pool
There are 5 pools of different types in the hotel, all of which are full of resort feeling. Above all, we recommend the infinity pool where you can experience the feeling of the sea and the pool mixed together!It will make you feel elegant and rich. Why don’t you spend your time relaxing while drinking alcohol?
Adult time at a stylish bar at night
From evening to night, “SPECTRA Sunset Bar” opens where you can enjoy a rich and elegant time. Spend your adult time with stylish cocktails and wine while watching the sun set over the magnificent ocean that spreads out in front of you. (*Refer to “Halekulani Okinawa Ikkyu Official HP”)
Address：1967-1 Nakama, Onna Village, Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture
Directions：Supplement Car parking is free for guests staying in Premier Club Oceanfront, Villa and Suite rooms.
4. [Okinawa/Nago] All rooms have an ocean view! Luxurious luxury hotel “The Busena Terrace”
The next luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is “The Busena Terrace”. Located about 90 minutes by car from Naha Airport on National Route 58 (within Cape Busena), this luxury hotel features a simple design with nature itself as the interior.Located in the northern part of the main island of Okinawa, on Cape Busena, which embraces the East China Sea, the view is unobstructed and outstanding. You can enjoy the resort feeling as if you were in a foreign country.
Spacious suite room suitable for families
From maisonette-type rooms to spacious suites, our attractive guest rooms are suitable for a wide range of ages. It is also a nice point that all rooms have an ocean view. There is a green forest behind the hotel, and some rooms have a garden view.You will be surprised at how spacious it is, even if you come as a family. The rooms on the upper floors offer a beautiful view of the sunrise and sunset, so they are perfect for staying with someone important to you.
Love the private pool!
Guest rooms that boast an open-air space are popular! Equipped with a luxurious private pool, it is recommended for those who want to enjoy themselves elegantly! Just floating in the pool while looking up at the blue sky is soothing.
“Gazebo Terrace”, an adult space where you can relax
On the 1st floor of the hotel, there is a terrace with a jet spa and a day bed, and there is a guest room called “Gazebo Terrace” that creates a resort feeling.The atmosphere becomes even better at night, so it is also recommended for couples.(*Refer to “The Busena Terrace Ikkyu Official Website”)
“The Busena Terrace”
Address：1808 Kise, Nago City, Okinawa Prefecture
Directions：From Naha Airport Car/By car or taxi ~ Kyoda IC ~ Approximately 5 minutes south of National Route 58 from Kyoda IC Car / ○ Valet parking service available
5. [Okinawa/Onna Village] Luxurious hotel where you can enjoy the finest resort life “Oriental Hills Okinawa”
The next luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is “Oriental Hills Okinawa”. Located about 90 minutes by car from Naha Airport on National Route 58 toward Nago, it is a hideaway luxury hotel surrounded by coral reefs and a lot of greenery.Surrounded by trees, it is built to take advantage of the gentle hills of Onna, and you can see the sea of coral reefs from all guest rooms! There are only 14 guest rooms in the vast grounds. You will be impressed by the superb hospitality, such as the relaxed customer service and service.
luxury suite room
The guest rooms of “Oriental Hills Okinawa” are designed so that no one will disturb your space and time, and we value your private space very much.From the spacious guest rooms, you can enjoy the supreme location with a view of the ocean wherever you sit.
All rooms have private pools!
All guest rooms are equipped with private pools that are unparalleled in Japan. You can enjoy it with your family, and you can spend an elegant time as a couple!While in the private pool, please enjoy the view of Okinawa ‘s proudly cobalt blue sea! (*Refer to “Oriental Hills Okinawa Ikkyu official website”)Please note that guests must be 13 years or older to stay. (* Refer to “Oriental Hills Okinawa Official” ) The restaurant can be used by people under 13 years old only during lunch and tea time. ( Refer to “Oriental Hills Okinawa Official Website Restaurant & Bar” )
“Oriental Hills Okinawa”
Address：79-1 Seragaki, Onna Village, Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture
Directions：From Naha Airport By car/Go north on the Okinawa Expressway – Yaka IC – Route 58 towards Nago
6. [Okinawa/Nago] The Ritz-Carlton Okinawa, a luxury hotel popular for its spa while being soothed by the forest
The next luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is “The Ritz-Carlton Okinawa”. Located about 75 minutes by car from Naha Airport, it is a luxury hotel built with motifs such as the red tiles and white walls of Shuri Castle.
Okinawa ‘s “castles” are called “Gusuku” and are said to embody the spirit of hospitality. From its spectacular appearance, you should be able to experience an extraordinary experience.
Relax in a relaxing guest room!
Guest rooms with a calm atmosphere have a bath where you can see the sea and sky, and a large terrace where you can experience nature. The amenities are all high quality, so women will be pleased.The photo is “Cabana Room”. This is a special room with private access to the outdoor pool and a whirlpool on the terrace. Please enjoy the finest resort life.
Recommended if you want to relax at the spa!
The hotel also has a spa called “The Ritz-Carlton Spa by ESPA Spa Terrace”. Relaxing spaces such as outdoor jet baths and beds are spreading.It can be said that it is a perfect space when you want to heal your usual fatigue. Forget the time and enjoy yourself to your heart’s content. (*Refer to “The Ritz-Carlton Okinawa Ikkyu Official Website”)
“The Ritz-Carlton Okinawa”
Address：1343-1 Kise, Nago City, Okinawa Prefecture
Directions：Car/ About 3km north on National Route 58 ~ Okinawa Expressway Kyoda IC ~ About 3km south on National Route 58, turn left at “Kise” intersection
7. [Okinawa/Miyakojima] Shigira Bayside Suite Allamanda, a luxury hotel with a private resort on a remote island
The next luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is “Shigira Bayside Suite Allamanda” on the remote island of Miyakojima . Located about 15 minutes by car from Miyako Airport, this is a luxury hotel with a special atmosphere unique to a remote island.A variety of plants and vast nature spread out, and as soon as you enter the hotel, you will be shocked as if you have entered another world.
Cottage-type rooms are popular!
All suite rooms overlook the emerald green sea. The modern interior has a tropical resort taste, but is full of originality and is good.There is also a private pool in the back, where you can enjoy the ultimate resort feeling that values space and time.
Breathtaking views at the oceanfront café bar
Near the hotel, there is an oceanfront cafe bar “Shigira Bar North 24”, which is built along the coast of Cape Shigira. You will have a special time while watching the sunset.In addition, there are many restaurants in the hotel where you can enjoy exquisite dishes in outstanding locations, so please use them according to your taste. (*Refer to “Shigira Bayside Suite Allamanda Ikkyu Official Website”)
“Shigira Bayside Suite Allamanda”
Address：926-25 Ueno Niisato, Miyakojima City, Okinawa Prefecture
Directions：From Miyako Airport Non-car / car about 15 minutes Supplementary car / free parking available
8. [Okinawa/Ishigaki Island] A comfortable resort stay! Luxury condominium hotel “Ishigaki Resort Hotel”
The next luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is the Ishigaki Resort Hotel on the remote island of Ishigaki . Located about 10 minutes by car from Ishigakijima New Airport, this luxury hotel is surrounded by the beautiful plants of the Yaeyama Islands.There are various facilities such as an outdoor pool, beauty salon, gym and bar lounge in the facility, so you can have a comfortable resort stay! You can enjoy the whole day at the hotel.
Spacious guest room of 120 square meters or more
The rooms at “Ishigaki Resort Hotel” are condominium-type rooms equipped with kitchens! It is a spacious room of 120 square meters or more, so it is recommended for families!It’s perfect for busy people who usually can’t spend time with their family. Experience the extraordinary with your family in a resort mood.
It feels good to take a walk at night
The courtyard is beautifully lit up at night! It is also recommended to take an elegant walk while listening to the sound of the waves! There are benches and chairs with tables here and there, so it’s a good idea to take a break and enjoy the hotel at night.(*Refer to “Ishigaki Resort Hotel Ikkyu Official Website”)
“Ishigaki Resort Hotel”
Address：1053-4 Miyarahamagawara, Ishigaki City, Okinawa Prefecture
Directions：From Ishigaki Airport From Ishigaki Port Supplementary Car/All guest rooms can be parked in front of the room. ◆Customers coming from New Ishigaki Airport Route 390 toward Shiraho and Ishigaki Port. (Approx. 20 minutes) ◆Customers coming from Ishigaki Port or the downtown area Head north on Route 390 toward Shiraho and the airport. Right after crossing the Miyara River (about 30 minutes) Other than by car/TAXI Airport ⇔ Ishigaki Resort Hotel About 20 minutes (about ¥1500)
9. [Okinawa/Motobu Town] LE CANA MOTOBU, a private luxury resort hotel with an exclusive chef
The next luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is “LE CANA MOTOBU”. About 1 hour and 40 minutes by car from Naha Airport.This is a new facility recently opened as a private luxury resort hotel with a dedicated chef. Limited to one group per day, the extravagant guest rooms, exquisite cuisine, and spectacular view that unfolds in front of you are sure to impress.
A room with an ocean view to enjoy with family and friends
The guest rooms in a calm and private space have an ocean view. Pets are also allowed to stay, so it is recommended to spend a special time with your precious family! You will be able to enjoy the ultimate resort feeling in a way that is unique to chartering.At night, the observatory deck is illuminated with indirect lighting and looks stylish! It can also be used for weddings and BBQs, and it is convenient with a wide variety of variations!
Luxurious dinner is also gorgeous
A dedicated chef will provide you with exquisite dishes using the seasonal ingredients of the day! It’s a charter and exclusive, so you can cook it to your liking!Enjoy dishes that can only be tasted here, a luxurious space, and forget about time while relaxing.(*Refer to “LE CANA MOTOBU Ikkyu Official HP”)
“LE CANA MOTOBU”
Address：1426-30 Yamazato, Motobu-cho, Kunigami-gun, Okinawa Prefecture
10. [Okinawa/Kohama Island] Haimurubushi, a luxury hotel with an ocean view as far as the eye can see
The next luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is Haimurubushi, located on the remote island of Kohama. About 5 minutes by free shuttle bus from Obama Port. Located on Kohama Island betweenIshigaki Island and Iriomote Island, this luxury hotel boasts a resort space that takes advantage of the culture of the Yaeyama region and nature. Please experience a luxurious time to spend slowly!
A suite room with an outstanding sense of openness
The spacious guest rooms have a modern interior and elegant amenities to create a sense of luxury. The ocean view where you can monopolize the sunset over Iriomote Island is popular.In addition, you can see the sea not only from the room, but also from the bathroom. At night, it becomes a special location where you can monopolize the sky full of stars. You will be impressed by the beauty of nature that you cannot experience in the city!
Have a luxurious time at the Starry Sky Cafe
At Haimurubushi Beach, there is a “Umi Café” that serves light meals and drinks. During the day, you can see the islands such as Taketomijima, Kuroshima, and Aragusukujima in the best location, and at night you can see the beautiful starry sky.Enjoy the best time with the sound of waves as background music!(* Refer to “Haimurubushi Ikkyu Official HP”)
Address：2930 Obama, Taketomi Town, Yaeyama County, Okinawa Prefecture
Directions：From New Ishigaki Airport Car/New Ishigaki Airport ⇒ (approx. 25 minutes by taxi, approx. 40 minutes by bus) ⇒ Ishigaki Port – Ishigaki Port ⇒ approx. 25 minutes by ferry ⇒ Obama Port – Obama Port ⇒ (approx. 5 minutes by free shuttle bus) ⇒ Hotel
11. [Okinawa/Yomitan] Hotel Nikko Alivila, a luxury ocean resort hotel surrounded by nature
The last luxury hotel in Okinawa to introduce is Hotel Nikko Alivila. Located about 70 minutes by car from Naha Airport, this is a long-established luxury hotel with the image of a paradise surrounded by coral reefs.The Spanish-style exterior matches well with the nature of Okinawa , giving it a luxurious feel. The grand scale of the corridor, which is filled with natural light, will impress you. We also want to pay attention to the lobby and front desk, which are lined with high-quality interiors.
Ocean view room with a good atmosphere
The sunny ocean-view rooms let in a pleasant sea breeze, and at night you can faintly hear the sound of the waves and spend your time elegantly.There is a wide beach in front of the hotel, and it has a private feeling, so it’s GOOD! There is also an outdoor pool, so we recommend playing in the sea during the day and enjoying the night pool at night!(*Refer to “Hotel Nikko Alivila Ikkyu Official Website”)
“Hotel Nikko Alivila”
Address：600 Gima, Yomitan Village, Nakagami District, Okinawa Prefecture
Directions：Car / The above shuttle bus must be reserved by phone to the hotel, on a first-come, first-served basis. ～※One round trip per day※～※Departure from Naha Airport 13:30 Departure from Hotel Nikko Alivila 11:30 Other than cars/【4/29-5/7 only】Limited to hotel guests Free shuttle bus between airport and hotel Supplementary car/National highway Go north on Route 58, turn left at the Iramina intersection in Yomitan village, go diagonally to the left at the Ufudo traffic light about 7 kilometers towards Zanpamisaki, and turn left at the flashing traffic light after about 3 kilometers Parking fee: 1 It will be 1,000 yen (tax included) per stay.
Once you’ve tasted the luxury hotels in Okinawa, you won’t want to leave!
How was it?
Okinawa is attractive not only for the main island but also for the remote islands. There are plenty of hotels where you can fully enjoy the atmosphere of a luxury resort hotel.
Okinawa is definitely the place for luxury hotels where you can enjoy the resort atmosphere whether you go with your family or as a couple ! Please use this article as a reference and have a luxurious trip.
Which hotels in Okinawa offer outdoor pools and private beaches?
Looking for a luxury hotel in Okinawa that can be enjoyed with children
Luxury hotels such as “Halekulani Okinawa” and “The Busena Terrace” have plenty of private space, so it is easy for people with children to use. Depending on the hotel, some facilities have age restrictions such that children under elementary school age cannot make reservations, so be sure to check before using.
Where are the best luxury hotels for activities in Okinawa?
Where are the recommended luxury hotels in Okinawa that serve delicious food?
I’m looking for an ocean view room at a luxury hotel in Okinawa
Are there any recommended luxury hotels that have newly opened in Okinawa?
HOSHINOYA Okinawa is a luxury hotel for adults that opened in July 2020. In addition to being able to spend a luxurious time at the infinity pool and private beach, we especially recommend the open space and guest rooms where the sea spreads out in front of you.