Welcome to Matsuyama Gardens!
This old-style Japanese house and garden is located in the popular Yomitan Village. Once used as a villa for prominent people of Okinawa Prefecture, you too can now enjoy the peaceful sights and sounds of this characteristic Japanese garden. In addition to the spacious garden, you can also enjoy barbecuing on the terrace. BBQ set is included free of charge! Relax and feel the luxury of this open space. Nearby attractions include the local beach, and shopping is only a 10-min drive away!
# KEY POINTS
① Located within minutes of the beach and close to diving school
② Spacious garden and BBQ set provided free of charge!
③ Located in popular Yomitan Village and quick drive to many attractions
① Zakimi Castle Park (10 min walk)
At a perfect distance for a short walk, "Zakimi Castle Park" is located on a hill in Yomitan Village and overlooks the city walls. Come here in the morning for an unforgettable yoga experience.
② Murasaki Mura Ryukyu Kingdom Theme Park (10 min by car)
Used as a filming location for the NHK drama "Ryukyu of the Wind", this theme showcases restored buildings from the Ryukyu Dynasty. With tons of arts and crafts experiences, it is a place to enjoy traditional Japanese culture from the past.
③ Zanpa Beach and Zanpamisaki Park (10 min by car)
Okinawa is surrounded by the sea, and one great place to enjoy the ocean in all its wonders is Zanpa Beach.
Ideal for children and families, the site features a playground and petting zoo, and also a fishing area.
④Yomitanzan Crafts and Workshops (2 min walk)
Located in Yomitan Village, here you can buy traditional crafts such as "Yomitanzan Kaori"
⑤ Okinawa "Banana Reef" Diving Service (1 min walk)
This dive shop provides a great diving experience. Out of the gate and located to your right.
⑥ Convenience Stores
Family Mart: 4 min walk
"The Big" (discount store): 8 min by car
Highly recommended local restaurants
- Miyako Soba/Soki Soba Inaka Yomitan-ten Special Store: 4 min by car
- Uminchu Cafe: 7 min by car
- Island Vegetable Cafe: 7 min by car
Matsuyama Gardens is located in a quiet residential area so be mindful of noise after 10pm. Some areas of the garden are off-limits to protect the vegetation, so please enjoy with care. Be gentle with the decorations around the house and in the garden, so please try not to touch.