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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Located 19 kms (11.8 miles) from the jetfoil pier and 40 kms from the airport, Soyotei - perhaps can be translated as "Sunset Villa" - is on the remote NW side of the island. With winding, narrow roads, the speed limit is 40-60 kms. There's...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Stayed there for a couple of nights to watch sea turtles laying their eggs on Nagata beach and to go some short trekking. Pros - No reservation required to watch egg laying of turtles on Nagata beach (a few minutes by walk) if you stay...More

Thank Goma555
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Loved the dinner by the sea, large room, nice small onsen. Just a small issue with the smell of toilets in the room... it did not make the stay as perfect as it would have been. Also, beware there is a street to cross to...More

Thank StefCG
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Good points: The location cannot be beat, with the restaurant and outdoor bath overlooking the sea. Soyotei is right beside a gorgeous beach, so you can sleep with the sound of waves crashing, the smell of fresh salty air, and cool breezes. The rooms are...More

Thank Diane T
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This gracious mom-and-pop place is full of charm and the setting is absolutely unbeatable. It was definitely one of the highlights of our Japan trip. The dark wood bungalows roll down the lush hillside to the common open-air hall that juts out over the sea...More

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"They will give you the nicest rooms they have available. No worries. All rooms are tatami and face the sea."
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