As winter is getting nearer, the weather in the northern part of Japan usually starts to become very cold. Some people may flock to a place where they can indulge in a winter adventure while others will want to go the opposite way. There is a place in Japan you can go in order to escape the unbearable freezing cold winter weather: if you head south to Okinawa you will find a paradise where you can enjoy a subtropical climate, with temperatures barely going below 15 degrees Celsius.
If you don’t mind spending a good amount of Yen and want to enjoy your ultimate luxurious resort getaway, here are two of the best luxury resorts that are right next to the beach. Here you can put your towel down and relax in the soft, sunny weather!
This resort is considered to be one of the largest and finest in Okinawa. The only drawback may be that it is located about 300 kilometers south of the Okinawa mainland. It is a little far, but if you are looking for the ultimate in tropical comfort and serenity, look no further. The resort offers a soothing and calming ambiance. There are 86 suites that all come with private pools. Each of the suites has its own balcony or terrace, from which you will have breathtaking views of the sea.
The resort’s proximity to the sea makes it a perfect place to stay for people who want to enjoy water activities such as diving or snorkeling. But also, if you want to play golf you will be able to have a great time, as there is an 18-hole golf course at the Shigira Bay Country Club. And after a long day of activities, you can prepare yourself for a real gourmet experience in the restaurant!
The best luxury resort for families with children would be Club Med Kabira Beach, which is located on the Ishigaki peninsula of Okinawa. It is well-known for its red-roof bungalows that are stretching along the beach. This resort is a great place for diving and snorkeling, as the underwater life is stunning.
Regarding the accommodation, the place offers 3-storey bungalows facing the sea with 181 rooms classified as either Deluxe, Club or Suite. Delicious dishes from many different cuisines are being served on a daily basis by expert chefs whose most important goal is to ensure the guests’ satisfaction. If you are 20 years old or above, you can also enjoy alcoholic drinks at the bar. Some of the activities included in the package are Archery School, Flying Trapeze School with Circus Activities and Fitness School.
These luxury resorts will definitely provide you with a 5-star experience, and you will be returning home refreshed and well rested. With great professional service and a wealth of facilities, these are no doubt two of the best places to enjoy the southern islands of Okinawa.