Top 10 Villas In Okinawa, Japan

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Okinawa is a favorite summer destination for many, mainly because of its gorgeous white-sand beaches. It also has various snorkeling and diving spots thanks to the presence of coral reefs in the area. The blue cave is worth a visit for snorkeling adventure-seekers. Travelers who wish to do their exploring on land yet still be close to the water can head to Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, which is the biggest aquarium in Japan and one of the largest in the world. Travelers can also visit Shurijo Castle, which was rebuilt in the 18th century, to get a better understanding of the local culture. There’s a lot to see and do in Okinawa. Choose from the top villas in Okinawa, Japan, to have a comfortable place to stay after exploring the sights.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (whenever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The gallery is refreshed with the latest information on November 29, 2023 .

1. Luxury villa with pool and hot tub, Onna (from USD 893)

This spacious villa is a great choice for those who want to experience a luxurious holiday in Okinawa. This property comes with a private pool and a hot tub so you have outlets for relaxation after a day of sightseeing. The rental also offers the conveniences of a home, including a kitchen and laundry facilities. There’s a rooftop barbecue facility should you wish to have a cookout. The host can provide the cooking ingredients and supplies so you don’t have to buy your own.

This property puts you just a short walk away from Onna Village.

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Onna, Kunigami District, Okinawa, Japan
25 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 8 Beds 13 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 13

2. Shinminka Villa, Nakijin (from USD 309)

This stylish villa has been designed to resemble Ryukyu Kingdom houses that maximize natural elements to make you feel that you’re close to nature. The rental has a pool, making this a great choice for people who de-stress by going swimming. There’s also a garden, barbecue facilities, and outdoor furniture if you want to relax outdoors. Yoga mats are available if you want to get a workout. Meanwhile, snorkeling sets and floating rings are also provided.

Beaches are a short drive away. On-site parking is available here.

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Nakijin, Kunigami District, Okinawa, Japan
80 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 1 Bed 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
eva’s house is so incredible amazing view and comfortable furniture and excellent pool and bathroom
extremely clean and quiet at night
eva is an amazing host and reply promptly
eva was a great host very responsive
this location is everything so beautiful clean groovy
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3. Villa Korijima, Nakijin (from USD 272)

This villa is perched at a high portion of Korijima Island, affording guests amazing views of the ocean. The property has a spacious balcony, complete with a hammock, where you can savor the sight of the water or simply relax.

Toiletries and other bathroom amenities such as a sponge, face and bath towels, and toothbrushes are provided for each guest. The rental also has a kitchen and barbecue facilities for guests who want to cook their own meals.

On-site parking is available so you don’t have to worry about where to leave your car.

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Nakijin, Kunigami District, Okinawa, Japan
218 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 3 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

4. Villa Muse Okinawa, Nago-Shi (from USD 160)

This cozy wooden villa features a blend of western and Japanese interiors. Some rooms come with tatami mats and futon beds, while one bedroom has conventional beds. The property also includes an open-air bath and a swimming pool. Outdoor seating is available as well.

The rental has a kitchen for guests who are planning to prepare their own meals. Barbecue facilities can also be rented should you wish to grill some food. The property also comes with laundry facilities so you don’t have to worry about bringing home dirty clothes.

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Nago-Shi, Okinawa, Japan
94 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very huge interior the private pool is so nice
the private outdoor tub was amazing in winter and the private pool would be great in warmer weather
our villa was beyond perfect--beautifully constructed with tasteful interior and the outdoor bath and pool were wonderful
pool and outdoor bath was the highlight
we loved having our own private pool
the place was beautiful and very clean
the cabin was beautiful and super clean
the pool is beautiful the house is very clean and the surrounding area is very quiet and peaceful
all of the linen were super clean
check in was so easy and the villa was huge and clean
the staff was so friendly kind and spoke english
) nanako responded quickly to our questions and was an excellent host
employee was so kind as well
host was very friendly and gave clear instructions
nanako-san and other staff were very helpful
very good location with clear ocean water close by
super family friendly and perfect quiet location
very beautiful place to go too
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5. Beautiful villa with sea views, Miyakojima

Staying at this villa will truly make you feel that you’re enjoying a tropical holiday. This rental is framed by plants and offers guests views of the sea. However, you don’t need to get to the beach to go swimming, as this property has its own pool where you can take a dip. A hot tub is also available if you want to soak.

This rental includes a Japanese-style room. You can make arrangements with the hosts if you want them to provide futons so you can experience the traditional way of sleeping. A crib may also be set up if guests need one.

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Miyakojima, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
28 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 6 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
very thoughtful host and very comfortable accommodations
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6. Sky View Villa, Onna Village (from USD 280)

This large property is perched on a hill, putting guests in an amazing spot to enjoy panoramic views of the ocean, particularly from the rooftop, where they can also have a cookout. The rental is well-appointed, and the host can provide child-friendly amenities such as a crib, a baby bath, and a high chair.

This rental gives guests easy access to the highway, making this a great option for those who want to explore other parts of Okinawa. A beach, a shopping center, and a market are a short driving distance from the property.

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恩納村字, 沖縄県, Japan
258 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 6 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lots of room mind-blowing views great amenities and convenient location
nice entire house for a big group with great view and facilities
the view is extremely great from dining room especially when you are having breakfast
the villa has some nice touches - i especially enjoyed the open air shower on the roof each day
house had everything we needed for our weekend getaway and amazing views from almost every room of the house
a nice clean house with great view
this home was so clean and beautiful
the house is really big in japan compare with others clean comfortable and well equipped
clean and spacious highly recommend
the villa is very spacious and clean with a fantastic ocean view
host is very responsive to offer help
mechan was the best host was even able to accommodate us longer
i highly highly recommend staying here the hosts communication was very quick and easy
great communication- the pre-departure information was very clear and informative
we all highly recommend this host for your coming stay in okinawa
definitely need a car for this location
great place for family trip
location was also convenient and i will recommend mechan's airbnb to future travellers
amazing location views are incredible
perfect house for a weekend stay prime location and great communication
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7. Oceanfront home with pool and sauna, Ulma-Shi (from USD 335)

Choosing this option will make you feel as though you’ve booked a private resort. This rental not only gives you access to a private beach but also allows you to enjoy the use of a private pool, hot tub, and sauna. A grill may also be requested to make you truly feel that you’re having a cookout by the beach. Outdoor furniture is available so you can savor the views and the fresh air.

Besides these fun features, the rental also includes practical amenities, including laundry appliances and a kitchen.

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Ulma-Shi, Okinawa-Ken, Japan
32 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 4 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
masyuki was an excellent host who wen above and beyond helping us with our requests
this place was gorgeous communication by the host was great
it was located in a secluded location so it was extremely peaceful
could not recommend this place enough if you’re looking for your own slice of paradise
it was such a beautiful place and such a relaxing environment
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8. Environmentally friendly seaside villa, Uruma City (from USD 334)

Environmentally conscious travelers will appreciate the ways this rental takes for sustainability. The seaside property gives you direct access to the beach. You can also take in the relaxing views of the water from the rooftop.

Bedrooms here follow the traditional Japanese style. If you need to pick up supplies, a supermarket is just a short driving distance away. Be sure to pick up seasonings if you plan on doing your own cooking in the kitchen. This rental has two parking spaces for guests.

You can pay extra to enjoy a massage. A hot tub is also available for guests who want to relax.

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うるま市, 沖縄県, Japan
121 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 9 Beds 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the sleeping mats and bedding were all so comfy and definitely a neat experience
the futon beds were very comfortable
full kitchen and hot tub were great for our stay
our families loved the traditional futons /japanese tub room downstairs
fantastic home which was very clean and beautiful
it was very very clean
the home was very clean and comfortable
good view clean and warm house
the host has excellent attention to detail
everything was beautiful and kafuya-san was very helpful and professional
it’s so nice to stay in a home where the host obviously thought of every detail
we had two toddlers and found the home very kid friendly
communication with host was excellent
this location is by far worth the value
it's far enough from all the business but close enough to get to places of interest
wow this place was so nice i just wish we had stayed longer
it is definitely a unique place to stay on this island
great place relaxing and right on the beach
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9. Relaxing villa with pool and ocean views, Onna (from USD 1435)

This beautiful villa has been designed to help guests feel right at ease. Its amenities include a private swimming pool and an open-air bath, both of which face the ocean. The property is as well-furnished indoors as it is outdoors. Its kitchen and barbecue facilities provide you with cooking options. Laundry facilities are available so you can get a fresh set of clothes anytime you wish.

Rates are inclusive of breakfast. Guests who want to extend their stay in Okinawa can be accommodated here. This rental is serviced by public transport such as buses and taxis.

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Onna, Kunigami District, Okinawa, Japan
4 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
pool and jacuzzi clean and fully functional
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10. Sophisticated villa, Yomitan (from USD 302)

This beautiful home has been designed to maximize the entry of light and wind. The rental comes with a pool, which you and your companions can use throughout your stay. A grill is installed right by the pool so you can have a barbecue while relaxing by the water. There’s also an indoor kitchen if you want to do more elaborate cooking.

Beach and bath towels, linens, and toiletries have been thoughtfully provided by the host so you need not bring your own. A crib, a high chair, and a baby bath may be provided for guests with little ones. Long-term stays are welcome here.

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Yomitan, Nakagami District, Okinawa, Japan
107 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 7 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
rooms were very clean and comfortable
good place clean and comfortable
house was very clean and we loved our stay there
kyoko’s place was great it was very clean and put together
the bnb is clean / pure and modern design
such a lovely place for family to live with~
100% this place made our staying perfect
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Enjoy your time in Okinawa

Okinawa does not run out of attractions on land and in water to offer to visitors. Seeing what this area has to offer can be fun but exhausting. Make sure to check these listings and choose the option where you will be most comfortable.

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