Japan's southernmost Yaeyama islands are renowned for their pristine beaches, natural beauty and spectacular diving. Blue Cabin Ishigakijima hostel at the southern tip of Ishigaki Island is only 1 minute from the island-hopping speedboats of Ritoh Terminal. Convenience stores, shopping, banks and a post office are also nearby.
Cruise ship cabin-style rooms
Enjoy your own private room with a single bed, desk, TV, safe and luggage space. Male and female guest rooms are on separate floors. Toilets, showers are available on each guest-room floor. Wi-Fi is free throughout the building.
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Check-in from 3pm, check-out by 10am
Rest: 2,000 JPY/2 hours (tax included)
Five floors are provided for your pleasure, with men and women staying on separate floors with separate facilities. Even first-time female travelers can stay with peace of mind. The female floor includes a jacuzzi for relaxation.
Relax on our cafe terrace overlooking the sea while enjoying coffee, tea, freshly baked bread and deli cuisine featuring Okinawan ingredients. Blue Cafe is perfect for taking coffee breaks before adventures, befriending other travelers or sharing drinks in the evening twilight.
Tour Ishigaki Island
Sail the spectacular turquoise waters of Michelin 3-star Kabira Bay. Savor a panoramic vista from atop Mt. Nosoko. Feast on Ishigaki beef and Yaeyama soba. Celebrate with the locals at concerts and festivals. Enjoy unrivaled diving, kayaking and snorkeling. There's even a vibrant nightlife on Ishigaki Island.
Explore remote islands
Take speedboats from Ritoh Terminal to Japan's southernmost islands. Trek the magnificent subtropical jungles and mangrove swamps of Iriomote Island. Witness the astonishingly vivid blue waters of Hateruma Island. Fantastic sightseeing tours are available.
Dive in pristine paradise
Clear waters, beautiful coral reefs and abundant marine life earned Ishigaki Island the Dive & Travel Award from Marine Diving magazine 14 years in a row. The diving is incredible from the southern tip to Kabira, and manta rays are in abundance from spring through autumn. Convenient diving services with pickup service are available.