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Non-crowded

Nice beach, visit early in the morning where crowds are not there. Clean beach. Part of the ocean... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2019
kidman
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Singapore
Clean and quiet beach

This beach is situated near the Okinawa Aquarium so i stopped by there before visiting the museum... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tazfanz
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This beach is situated near the Okinawa Aquarium so i stopped by there before visiting the museum. This place is surprisingly nice: calm, non-crowded, clean. The water is clear blue and cold under the hot weather in June. You can rent a sun-brella nearby. It's...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Tazfanz
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

The sea was very clean and calm. There were more than a couple of life Guards on duty so It is relatively safe. The beach was not busy so it was very pleasant.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank H0telH0pper56
Reviewed May 1, 2019

I have never seen such crystal clear blue water before. I absolutely loved it and would recommend this beach to all beach-goers! People were friendly here and the beach itself was really clean!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank reimiranda
Reviewed April 12, 2019

Nice beach, visit early in the morning where crowds are not there. Clean beach. Part of the ocean park.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kidman
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

Chanced upon the beach and was captivated by it. Went there during sunset and it was so beautiful with the island in the backdrop. Wasn’t very big but was enough for us to stay there for a while to enjoy the sunset. Blissful...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PCSim
Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

Sunset was splendid. Kids would play excitedly. Good place for photo spot. Wanna have a try to jogging here too. Strongly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank time_forgotten
Reviewed September 11, 2018

A man made beach looks good but is closed for the late months of the year. No waves so more of a bay rather than a beach.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank peeblake
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Nice, sandy beach next to clear waters with some sun beds to rent, but better to bring own towel. There’s not too much shade and sun can be relentless, so be ready and bring a lot of sun block. Lifeguards on duty are quite strict...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We had just about 2 hours to shoot photos on the beach. So we had our outfits and tripods ready! Nearby parking is available the woman manning it was super polite! We had a lot of fun taking photos on this beautiful beach!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank AnnieMY
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We visited Emerald Beach full of expectations as it is described as one of the most beautiful beaches in Okinawa. The beach is wonderful to look at. It is conveniently located in the Ocean Expo Park close to the Aquarium. You can park, but use...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank Fleure70
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