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Address: , Shimajiri-gun, Kumejima-cho 901-3100, Okinawa Prefecture
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Best beach in Japan

The water here is crystal clear! None of the beaches on the okinawa island can compare with it!! LOVE it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
Taipei, Taiwan
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Taipei, Taiwan
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29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

The water here is crystal clear! None of the beaches on the okinawa island can compare with it!! LOVE it!

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Altorf, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Paradise Beach and white sand with the possibility to see marvellous colors. Kumejima Hatenohama is unique in its kind. It offers a dream perspective on the sea. Walking around and appreciating its Beauty is a must do while in Kumejima. Happy Sharing-Happy Inside

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London, United Kingdom
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23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Took the tour from the hotel. Bus picked us up from hotel on time and easy drive to pier. Glass bottom boat ride was also fun. Once we arrived at Hate no Hama the guide spoke in Japanese to explain a few things; we basically had to guess what was said. Around an hour to walk around the beach(es). Hardly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012 via mobile

Soooooo relaxing, wish I could've stayed there all day... I went through Eef beach sports club for 5000 yen

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Woking, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

We spent a whole day on this tiny sand spit. It seemed the only way to get there is through an organised tour (which the hotels offer), and it was a great experience to sit on this little island and be able to snorkel with the fish. Budget for hiring an ageing parasol and two chairs (a bit pricey at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2011

I was spending a few days in Kumejima and was told that Hatenohama is a must go snorkelling place. So I booked a half day tour through the hotel I stayed in (ie. Cypress hotel, a lovely hotel and for details you can refer to my review on this hotel). It was early May so the summer peak didnt start... More 

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