Hyatt Regency Naha, Okinawa opens in Japan

Hyatt Hotels Corporation, in collaboration with Ken Corporation and Ken Real Estate Lease, opened the Hyatt Regency Naha, Okinawa — the first hotel under a Hyatt brand on the Japanese island of Okinawa. The hotel is the tenth hotel under a Hyatt brand in Japan, and it is the sixth Hyatt Regency hotel in the country, following Tokyo, Hakone, Kyoto, Osaka and Fukuoka.

Hyatt Regency Naha, Okinawa is located between Naha’s main street of Kokusai Dori and Tsuboya Yachimun Dori, a historical street lined with traditional pottery workshops.

The décor at Hyatt Regency Naha, Okinawa celebrates the local culture. Adorning the interiors hues of red and blue. The hotel has pottery and glassware inspired by the Ryukyu culture.


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Hyatt Regency Naha, Okinawa is home to 294 guestrooms of eight different types, including 154 Deluxe Twin Rooms (344 square feet) and nine Regency Executive Suites (688 square feet). All guestrooms have a 40-inch flat-screen television with satellite programming, complimentary Wi-Fi, a coffee maker, and complimentary mineral water. Standard guestrooms offer Pharmacopia natural and organic bath products from the US; Club Rooms and Suites provide body care products by Italian brand Acca Kappa.

The suites have details inspired by traditional Ryukyu culture and are equipped with a spacious shower room, beds dressed in 300-threadcount linens and two 55-inch flat-screen TVs.

All Club Rooms and Suites offer access to the Regency Club lounge, located on the 18th floor.

Hyatt Regency Naha, Okinawa offers four restaurants and bars. Sakurazaka is the hotel’s dining space, boasting an outdoor terrace; MILANO | GRILL, which specializes in Italian and grilled cuisine, is located on the uppermost 18th floor; and adjacent to MILANO | GRILL is The Bar, complemented by panoramic night views of the Naha skyline. The glass encased open space on the first floor is The Lounge.

The Regency (measuring 882 square feet, with an 8.8-foot-high ceiling) is an event space on the second floor, ideal for up to 50 guests. It can be partitioned into two separate spaces (592 square feet and 290 square feet).

On the third floor of Hyatt Regency Naha, Okinawa is the first exclusive hotel fitness center in Naha. The gym is equipped with TechnoGym machines and a personal yoga lesson is available upon request. Other amenities include: a whirlpool, a 55-foot outdoor swimming pool, and a shallow pool for children.

Kento Sato serves as the GM of Hyatt Regency Naha, Okinawa.

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