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    Nagata 521-4, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho 891-4201, Kagoshima Prefecture
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    • Very good38%
    • Average5%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    1 - 5 of 17 reviews

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago 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 22 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 7 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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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Japan >
    • Kyushu-Okinawa >
    • Kagoshima Prefecture >
    • Yakushima >
    • Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho
    • Also Known As
    • Soyotei Yakushima, Japan
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    Traveller (119)
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    Hotel & Grounds (93)
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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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    "Ask for the largest room (for no additional cost)"
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