VAN CORTLANDT HOTEL Beachside Villa
An exceptional setting far away from everyday life
・The price listed is per person (based on a 4-people occupancy) and includes the booking of the entire villa
・Accommodate 2 to 7 people
・Meals are not provided but you can use the kitchen
Located in Aira, a city at the heart of Kagoshima, and only 1 minute walk from Kirishima-Kinkōwan National Park and Shigetomi Beach, Beachside Villa is ideal for summer and nature lovers. Beachside Villa is a detached house built in the resort-like environment of Aira, where you can enjoy long walks under the shade of pine trees and along the white sand beach nearby.
It is fully equipped with modern household appliances and furnitures to accommodate comfortably groups of friends and families and allow guests to make themselves at home during their stay.
For your next trip to Kagoshima, book Beachside Villa and enjoy an entire house with the people you cherish!
There are 2 bedrooms, each equipped with 2 semi-double beds.
Maximum 7 people.
Face and bath towels, body soap, shampoo and conditioner, toothbrush
Indoor fireplace, BBQ area, garden, kitchen, bathroom, air conditioning, TV, washing machine, fridge, microwave oven, electric kettle, induction hobs, rice cooker, coffee maker, cooking utensils, hair dryer, Internet, wireless LAN
※The kitchen is fully equipped!
See the pictures to have an overview of the appliances and utensils provided!
●About the accommodation
Unlike hotels and ryokans, here you get to do everything by yourself just like at home!
You can use the kitchen and the appliances provided to enjoy your own homemade meals. Don’t forget to shop for groceries first!
Nearby restaurants (including take-outs) are recommended in the house guide.
Enjoy BBQ parties in the garden! You can bring your own stove and ingredients or rent everything through a BBQ catering company.
□Pick-up service: none
□Parking: 4 parking spaces available for free
・Walking in waders
・Tidal flat walking
●In the neighborhood
・Kirishima-Kinkōwan National Park
This seaside park offers a 600m coastline of white sand and green pines, and is equipped with dressing rooms and showers to be able to enjoy the beach comfortably. The view of Sakurajima Island across the coast is also beautiful.
・Blue pines and pine cones Trail
Enjoy a walk or a jog under blue pine trees on this small path covered in pine cones. At the end of the road you will find Nagisa Museum, a natural museum on the seaside where you can learn about coasts animals. It’s popular among families with children, especially.
・Sakurajima Island viewed from Kinkōwan
Admire the view of Sakurajima Island from the coast. From time to time, you can see a column of smoke rising from Mount Oriyama; it’s a breathtaking view.
It’s known as a good place to take pictures of Sakurajima Island.
・Aira Summer Festival
Nearest station: Aira station (姶良駅)
Coming by car:
・20 minutes by car from Kagoshima Airport
Kagoshima Airport ⇒ Mizobe Kagoshima Airport IC ⇒ Kajiki IC ⇒ National Highway Route No.10 ⇒ Shigetomi Beach
・25 minutes from Kagoshima City
From National Highway Route No.10: Take Iso Highway ⇒ Aira bypass ⇒ Go in direction of Shigetomi Beach via the Old National Highway Route No.10
・30 minutes from Kagoshima City
Kyushu Expressway ⇒ Via Prefectural Road Route No.57 ⇒ Via Old National Highway Route No.10 ⇒Shigetomi Beach
Coming by train:
・34 minutes by train from Kagoshima Chuo station (鹿児島中央駅): from Kagoshima Chuo station take the Nippo Main line (日豊本線) and get off at Aira station (姶良駅)
Accommodation type: Villa
-The kitchen is fully equipped with cooking utensils, appliances and tableware. However groceries are not provided.
Thank you to clean and wipe the utensils, plates etc you used before storing them.
Please take the food you bought back with you when checking out.
-Thank you to inform us in advance if you’re interested in renting equipment for the BBQ (rental fee must can be paid at the accommodation).
-Sorry but we do not allow pets.
-Thank you to be careful not to disturb the neighbors, especially at night. Please, avoid outdoor activities like BBQs after 8:00PM.
-Do not use any naked flame or other sources of ignition inside the house.
Thank you to smoke in the designated areas outside.
-Since reservations are for the entire house it’s not possible to book a single room inside the accommodation.
-Please note that since naked flames are prohibited on Shigetomi beach it’s forbidden to make fireworks as well.