10 Best Luxury Villas in Okinawa

The Pinnacle of Island Luxury: Okinawa’s Most Captivating Villas

10 Best Luxury Villas in Okinawa

In the realm of luxury travel, “villas” stand as a symbol of exclusivity and personalization, offering a bespoke experience that transcends the norms of traditional hotel stays.

Unlike hotels, villas provide a private sanctuary, often complete with personalized amenities, expansive living spaces, and the luxury of seclusion and tranquility. This makes them an ideal choice for travelers seeking a more intimate and tailored holiday experience.

Okinawa, a jewel in Japan’s crown, presents a plethora of accommodations, ranging from grand hotels to serene villas, each with its unique allure. With such a vast array of options, selecting the perfect stay in Okinawa can be a delightful yet daunting task. This article simplifies your quest by highlighting the 10 best luxury villas in Okinawa, ensuring an unforgettable island getaway that combines the best of Japanese hospitality and serene luxury.

1. Hermit Hills Okinawa

Hermit Hills Okinawa
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The first villa on our list is Hermit Hills Okinawa (ハーミットヒルズ沖縄). This villa is an exquisite retreat located within a 3-minute walk from Nakama Beach and less than 1km from Mission Beach.

It offers units equipped with free WiFi, air conditioning, a garden, and a terrace. Set in a serene oceanside spot, it promises tranquility and privacy. A short 3-minute drive leads to local Okinawa noodle shops, while a 5-minute drive takes you to a bustling area lined with resort hotels and multiple restaurants. This villa, a creation of renowned architects and interior designers, perfectly encapsulates the essence of Okinawa, offering a completely private space for guests.

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2. Seaapple

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Seaapple (シーアップル) in Iriomote, part of the Taketomi area in Okinawa, is a charming boutique resort that combines living, dining, and entertainment in a picturesque setting.

This property is ideally located, offering easy access to attractions and a variety of dining options. Surrounded by the blue seas of coral reefs and lush green forests of Iriomote Island, a natural treasure, Seaapple provides a unique experience. It boasts over 60 types of activity tours operated by the villa, which guests can book on the day based on their mood and the weather, all conveniently starting from the villa.

Additionally, guests can enjoy exclusive culinary delights prepared with abundant local ingredients from Iriomote Island, offering a taste unique to this location.

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3. Condominium Churaumi Village

Churaumi Village
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Next, we have Condominium Churaumi Village (美ら海ビレッジ) which is a private lodging facility located near the famous Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium. Situated in the convenient Motobu area of Okinawa’s main island, it’s close to popular tourist attractions and dining spots.

The entire building is rented out, making it ideal for group stays, though it’s also popular among couples. The condominium offers extensive amenities and is child-friendly, ensuring a comfortable stay for families. Guests can enjoy BBQ and fireworks in the garden, a highly praised feature in the village, regardless of the season. Moreover, the quiet Motobu town presents a beautiful night sky, enhanced by minimal street lighting, adding to the serene experience.

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4. Miyakojima Kurima Resort Seawood Hotel

Miyakojima Kurima Resort Seawood Hotel
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Miyakojima Kurima Resort Seawood Hotel (シーウッドホテル), located on Kurima Island connected by a bridge to Miyakojima in Okinawa, is a resort hotel themed around the concept of “living your journey.”

The hotel offers two types of accommodations: independent villa houses and the Shuri House building, totaling 169 residences. Each suite in the villa houses features either a private pool or a jacuzzi, complemented by a tropical interior design that creates an extraordinary experience.

Set in a natural, serene location, it provides a relaxing space for guests. Additionally, the hotel boasts extensive facilities like Benten Spa, a main pool, and a well-equipped fitness & spa, offering a variety of wellness options within Miyakojima.

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5. Feliz Villa Suite Kouri Island View

Feliz Villa Suite Kouri Island View
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Feliz Villa Suite Kourijima View (フェリスヴィラスイート古宇利島ビュー), nestled just a 15-minute walk from Suiji Beach, and close to Airakuen Beach (2 km) and Azakumakai Beach (2.8 km), is a luxurious private resort villa.

Overlooking Kourijima, offers a serene getaway amidst the beauty of the Okinawan sea. The villa prides itself on offering its guests exclusive, uninterrupted views of stunning landscapes, a luxury only available to those who stay here. Each villa features a private pool enjoyable throughout the year, with the Feliz Villa Suite boasting a mild-temperature infinity pool.

The spacious living area, fully-equipped kitchen, and comprehensive furnishings, including daybeds and view baths, allow guests to relax in a homely environment while enjoying the breathtaking scenery.

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6. Halekulani Okinawa

Halekulani Okinawa
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Nestled on the beautiful coastline of Onna Village, Halekulani Okinawa (ハレクラニ沖縄) offers a luxurious stay with stunning ocean views.

This prestigious hotel features 360 rooms, each boasting an impressive oceanfront view. For an elevated experience, guests can opt for one of the five villas, each equipped with a private heated pool and a natural hot spring, perched atop a clifftop. The hotel houses four exquisite restaurants and a bar, offering unique culinary creations that maximize the potential of local Okinawan ingredients, as well as those from across Japan.

This combination of luxury accommodations, breathtaking views, and exceptional dining ensures a memorable experience, exclusive to Halekulani Okinawa.

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7. LOISIR Terrace and Villas KOURI

LOISIR Terrace and Villas KOURI

Situated approximately 90 minutes from Naha Airport, LOISIR Terrace and Villas KOURI (ロワジール テラス&ヴィラズ 古宇利) is an exquisite island resort on one of Okinawa’s most beautiful islands, complete with a remarkable 142-meter infinity pool.

This ultimate island retreat offers a choice of four room types, each designed to enhance the island experience. The villas boast luxurious infinity pools and jacuzzis, offering stunning views of the Kouri Bridge and the beach. Inside, the spacious and open living areas provide a serene haven with scenic views of Kouri Island.

The resort’s ocean-view dining promises a culinary journey with its distinctive ‘Ryukyu Creative French’ cuisine, featuring local ingredients and panoramic views of Nakijin Village, creating a unique atmosphere for both breakfast and dinner.

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8. Ocean View Villa Fuchaku Okinawa

Ocean View Villa Fuchaku Okinawa
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Ocean View Villa Fuchaku Okinawa (オーシャンヴィラ富着沖縄), positioned on Okinawa’s scenic west coast and a mere 45 minutes from the airport, offers an exceptional location with stunning ocean views.

Part of the exclusive Fuchaku Resort, it features just three villas on a large 1600m2 area, designed in a modern resort style with abundant use of glass to showcase the surrounding sea and sunlight. The resort’s highlight is its infinity pool, providing a breathtaking open-sea view of Okinawa’s iconic cobalt-blue waters.

Located in the tranquil yet convenient area of Onna Village, it’s only a minute’s drive from the lively downtown area. Nearby attractions include the Blue Cave, Manzamo, and Onna Village Beach, all within a short driving distance.

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9. The Hiramatsu Hotels & Resorts Ginoza

The Hiramatsu Hotels & Resorts Ginoza
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Located in Ginoza Village along Okinawa’s central eastern coastline, The Hiramatsu Hotels & Resorts Ginoza is a haven where visitors can find solace in the region’s cobalt blue seas, the verdant Yanbaru forests, breathtaking sunrises, lunar paths, and the profound depth of starlit skies.

This resort is the epitome of luxury, focusing on exceptional culinary experiences, comfortable accommodations, and unparalleled hospitality for a truly special getaway. It features 19 distinctively styled guest rooms, each uniquely designed in size, decor, and view, nestled along a softly sloping terrain. The resort’s dining options include a French cuisine restaurant offering a full-course menu and a café serving Okinawan specialties and pasta, with an emphasis on locally sourced ingredients from Okinawa.

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10. Namyu The Place

Namyu The Place
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And lastly, our last villa on this list is Namyu The Place (波癒). Located in Shimoji-Yohara in Miyakojima, this place is an exclusive villa resort with just five villas.

Each villa offers a private, luxurious experience, enveloped in the refreshing sea breeze and the soothing sound of waves, set against the dazzling Miyako blue ocean. Designed for solitary groups in each villa, these accommodations provide a refined space, complete with an infinity pool and terrace that seems to merge into the vast ocean.

The resort also features the guest-exclusive restaurant “La Namyu,” where visitors can enjoy the panoramic view of Miyakojima’s ocean while savoring unique Ryukyu cuisine for breakfast and an exquisite French course for dinner, each presenting a different hue of the island’s beauty.

I hope this article was helpful to you. Okinawa has many options when it comes to hotels and villas. The ones we introduced in this article are some of the most highly rated ones, so hopefully some have sparked an interest in you.

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