Here’s another destination for beach lovers out there! A newly opened beachfront property of Best Western has opened its doors to all tourists and local people in Okinawa. It is a 10-story hotel suitable for people wanting to explore the island which is already famed as one of the summer destinations in Japan. It offers splendid views of Nago Bay and as far as Minna Island and Motobu Peninsula from its American-style rooms. Look forward to a relaxing beachfront stay with the sound of waves lapping at the shore.
Best Western Okinawa Kouki Beach is targeting people who are in need of total relaxation where they can see the East China Sea stretching before them boundlessly. The hotel offers several ways for guests to relax with its various marine activities and outdoor jacuzzis. It has spacious rooms comfortable enough for both family and business stays. It offers guests a cozy time with a spectacular view of the beach’s water which changes hue depending on the season.
To get to the beach, you just have to walk 10 meters away from the hotel. For more stunning views of the ocean, you can head to the restaurant located on the 2nd floor where you can also enjoy buffet breakfasts and dinners.
The hotel is known for offering guests an accommodation with the best value of money in Nago. All guest rooms face the ocean offering a good view of the East China Sea. You can also take a glimpse of the sunset and nature’s color change from blue to orange and pale purple as time passes by. This gorgeous passage of time is best enjoyed while sipping a glass of drink on your balcony.
You can choose from 3 types of rooms: Standard Room, Deluxe Room, and Barrier Free Room. The Standard Room accommodates 1 to 3 guests with an area of 30 square meters. The Deluxe Room is a two-bed guest room with an area of 60 square meters and it can accommodate up to 6 guests. The Barrier Free Room is a twin room with an area of 30 square meters accommodating 1 to 3 guests (accessible to guests who are using wheelchairs).
Hotel amenities include massage services, a 24-hour front desk, laundromat, express checkout, facilities for the physically challenged, parking area, free wireless internet available in all areas, interior and exterior corridors, multilingual staff who can speak English and Japanese, a business center, and elevators.
Guest room amenities include cable, TVs, alarm clocks, refrigerators, coffee or tea makers, AM/FM radio stereos, sofa beds, wake-up calls, adjoining rooms, hair dryers, bidets, and balconies. Other services include housekeeping, vending machines, and baggage storing.
The hotel also has a wheelchair-accessible elevator, parking spaces, and restrooms to make it convenient for disabled people. Pets are not allowed except for guide dogs as they are deemed necessary for some guests. The ground floor has an onsite convenience store. Parking capacity is available for 40 cars which are free of charge so you can definitely bring your car along. Business support services are also available such as fax and copy machines, as well as personal computers and printers which you can locate at the lobby.
The hotel has a beachside restaurant called Beachside Restaurant Kouki that serves both Japanese and American dishes. The emerald green sea is something you can look forward to while having sumptuous food in this restaurant. You may also opt for an eat-all-you-can buffet where an ample variety of cuisines made from local ingredients are being served by expert chefs. The restaurant is located on the 1st floor of the adjacent wing of the hotel. Breakfast is served from 7:00 am to 10:00 am, while dinner is served from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm with the restaurant closing at 10:00 pm.
The accessibility of the hotel to different local attractions such as the Busena Marine Park, the Nago Pineapple Park, and the Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium make the guests’ stay more enjoyable. Being close to Nago Bay, the hotel also gives everyone an access to several water sports available in the area.
One popular attraction is the Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium. Located 30 kilometers away from the hotel’s premises, it provides an opportunity to get personal and up-close with sea creatures. It is a popular facility where people can enjoy dolphin shows and be intrigued with the mysteries of marine life. The aquarium’s Kuroshio Sea Tank is home to whale sharks and manta rays. You can also journey into the deep sea of Okinawa which is recreated in the area.
Another nearby attraction is the Nakijin Castle Remains which is 40 kilometers away from the hotel. It used to be the residence of the Ryukyuan Kingdom governor but is now in ruins. It is said that the castle was strategically sited on a lone hill to defend it from outside forces.
Best Western Okinawa Kouki Beach is located at Kouki, Nago alongside Route 58 in Okinawa Beach Semi-National Park which is on the western side of the main Okinawa island. The hotel is just a 3-minute walk from the Kouki Bus Stop. If coming from Naha Airport, take the 120 route bus to the Kouki Bus Stop which will take approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Why don’t you enjoy your summer (or any ordinary day) by staying relaxed and comfortable with great convenience at this beachfront hotel?