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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed with Vessel for 3 nights with my hubby and my toddler. The two beds in the 26sq ft room ware comfy and big enough for family to use. The room is clean. In the afternoon, they provide free welcome drinks for every guests in the hotel. Breakfast is great, more choices than we have had in Vessel Hotel...

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ベッセル石垣島, お客様担当マネージャー at Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island, responded to this review

Thank your for staying our hotel and your comment. Twin room is 26 ㎡ that's allows you to put a few suitcases and walk around or use with your family and bed is all Queen size. Also, we offer all guests breakfast at free. You can choose from Japanese, Western dish and Yaeyama dish. Moreover, we change the menu everyday...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed October 28, 2016

The Room: the bathroom is clean as with all Japanese toilets. The bed is spacious and clean. I do have to fault that there was an unpleasant smell lingering in the room and sometimes the hallways. you definitely need to keep the airconditioner on to try and reduce the smell. The Location: situated a 5 min walk from town and...

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ベッセル石垣島, お客様担当マネージャー at Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island, responded to this review

Thank you for staying Vessel Hotel Ishigakijima and for your comment. Single room is 21㎡ and Twin room is 26㎡ that allows you to put a few suitcase and walk around. Also, Queen size bed is equipped in all guest room. I'm sorry for making you uncomfortable about the smell. We'll check it more carefully before having you. We have...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

I was living in this hotel for 4 nights between 9-13 Oct with my wife and my 3 years old son, the size of room is bigger than standard, breakfast is superb with lots of choice. Car parking space is full during my whole stay but the hotel gets spare parking place nearby so it's not a problem. The free...

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ベッセル石垣島, お客様担当マネージャー at Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island, responded to this review

Thank your for staying our hotel and for your comment. Twin room is 26 ㎡ that's allows you to put a few suitcases and walk around or use with your family. children who is under 18 can stay here at free ( including breadfast) Also, we offer all guests breakfast at free. You can choose from Japanese, Western dish and...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Even with the high occupancy during our summer holiday stay, they respond promptly to any issue or request. Clean and spacious room equipped with 2 queens, free and enough car parking spaces and buffet breakfast, smoking room on ground floor, coin laundry on sixth floor. The hotel is conveniently located within 10 minutes walk to restaurants and bars. A nice...

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ベッセル石垣島, お客様担当マネージャー at Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island, responded to this review

Dear guests Thank your for staying our hotel and for your comment. Twin room is 26 ㎡ that's allows you to put a few suitcases and walk around or use with your family. children who is under 18 can stay here at free ( including breadfast) Also, we offer all guests breakfast at free. You can choose from Japanese, Western...

Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed June 10, 2016

My husband and I stayed here on our recent trip to Ishigaki for his birthday. Great location! (which is the main reason why we chose it) We were able to walk to numerous restaurants, bars, sites, and most importantly, the port - where we could take boats to the other islands. We only rented a car one day while we...

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ベッセル石垣島, お客様担当マネージャー at Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island, responded to this review

Thank you for staying our hotel and your comment. It takes about 10 min from our hotel to the downtown. There are many restaurants, bars and souvenir shops around there. Also, bed size of all rooms is Queen size, so it allows you to be relax and use it comfortably. We are glad to hear from you and look forward...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed March 14, 2016

The location of the hotel is convenient. The hotel lobby is very nice. However, our non-smoking room, despite its big size, smelled of tobacco and had old furniture. There were no room replacement available, so our overall stay has not been that great.

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ベッセル石垣島, お客様担当マネージャー at Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island, responded to this review

Dear guests Thank you for your comment. Also we apologize for smell of tobacco and letting you disappointed about your room. It is difficult to change the furniture immediately, but if we get lots of the same opinions, we think about. If you have opportunity to visit Ishigaki island, we hope we see you again. Thank you. Shibata Vessel Hotel...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed March 8, 2016

Excellent service and convenient location. Room was spacious for Japanese standards. We did travel with an 11 month baby and were provided with a crib, we put two suitcases and still space to walk around. There is a very convenient laundry in-site. There is powder detergent available from a coin machine in case you you don't want to walk to...

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ベッセル石垣島, お客様担当マネージャー at Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island, responded to this review

Dear guests Thank you for your comment. We have two types of room. Single room has 21 square meters and twin room has 26 square meters. Also all beds are queen size therefore that allows you to use it with 2 people. We offer breakfast service as buffet style at free for all guests . You' ll be able to...

Yokohama, Japan
Reviewed January 17, 2016

My husband and I stayed here for 4 nights. First things first, the room was huge! (Twin room) Had more than enough room to put two suitcases, and for us to dry our soaked bags, jackets and shoes when we got rained on. Laundry is available, the breakfast offers a variety of food including local food and the free tea...

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ベッセル石垣島, お客様担当マネージャー at Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. Twin rooms have 26 square meters and beds are all queen size that allow you to use it with 2 people. We offer breakfast service as free for all guests. You' ll be able to choose from Japanese food, Yaeyama (local food) and Western food. Also, It takes 5 to 10 minutes from the hotel...

New York City, New York
Reviewed December 26, 2015

I stayed here with my wife for two nights. I booked 'single room for couple use', however, the room and king-sized bed were larger than expected. Also, the bathtub was larger than that in the standard business hotel. Wi-Fi was free of charge and comfortable. It takes just five minutes to the center of the town by walking and the...

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ベッセル石垣島, マネージャー at Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Yacchan Amarone Thank you for staying our hotel and adding your comments. Because the bed size of guests room is queen size ( 150cm), you can use it even with two adult people. Also, you can get to ferry terminal, bus terminal and the downtown for 5 to 8 minutes by walk from our hotel. If it bother...

Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed February 24, 2015

Vessel Hotel is probably one of the best ones in the city of Ishigaki. It is in the middle of the city, so not a "resort hotel". It does not have swimming pools nor facing the beach. It doesn't even have restaurant, although breakfast is available. If you are a diver or an active traveller and usually don't stay in...

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ベッセル石垣島, お客様担当マネージャー at Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island, responded to this review

Dear PSIshigaki, Thank you very much for sharing your experience at tripadvisor. How was your family trip to Ishigaki Island? As you mentioned in your review, our hotel rooms are half as spacious again as similar business hotel rooms, so they are very suitable for a family trip or a group trip. For more service, we offer kids-free-stay (under 18)...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island

Address: 1-2-7 Hamasakicho, Ishigaki 907-0013, Okinawa Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Okinawa Prefecture > Ishigaki
Price Range: $71 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island 3.5*
Number of rooms: 126
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Also Known As:
Sleep Inn Ishigaki
Ishigaki Sleep Inn
Vessel Hotel Ishigaki Island Japan - Okinawa Prefecture
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Ishigaki
#3 Romantic Hotel in Ishigaki
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