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CONCEPT

The floating island and gentle wave create a zen garden in the sea. The spring water are the gold gushing forth from ancient times. Sunset is the play without scenario, limited to that day. Iki Island, the small sanctuary in Nagasaki, purifying the spirit of the universe. We provide nothing but the earnest hospitality with the cuisine made of local fresh ingredients. We would like to give you the most unforgettable trip in this unique island. IKI Retreat KAIRI MURAKAMI, 12 rooms all come with open-air hot spring baths.

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ABOUT

Iki Island
A Sanctuary of Gods

A view of the dusk reminiscent of the history with the blessing of fresh seafood and fine gloden hot spring water. Iki Island located in the Genkai Sea, which is one of the islands that came into being at birth of the land of sunrise, Japan. With close to 1,000 shrines in a tiny area of only 20 square km in total, Iki Island has also been known as the “Island of Gods” since the ancient times. This beautiful island with its own unique history, spirits and diverse cuisine, attracts countless traveller from the rest of the world. In 2019, Iki Retreat was awareded Mchelin 5 Star and was the one and only hotel with such honor among all Japanese outlying islands.

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ABOUT

Iki Island
A Sanctuary of Gods

A view of the dusk reminiscent of the history with the blessing of fresh seafood and fine gloden hot spring water. Iki Island located in the Genkai Sea, which is one of the islands that came into being at birth of the land of sunrise, Japan. With close to 1,000 shrines in a tiny area of only 20 square km in total, Iki Island has also been known as the “Island of Gods” since the ancient times.

This beautiful island with its own unique history, spirits and diverse cuisine, attracts countless traveller from the rest of the world. In 2019, Iki Retreat was awareded Mchelin 5 Star and was the one and only hotel with such honor among all Japanese outlying islands.

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GUEST ROOMS

We have 5 types of guest rooms, ranging from Japanese-style with over 18m2 room space to rooms with Western-style beds. After a full day of exploring the nature of Iki, come home and relax your body & soul in the open-air hot spring bath and in a spacious room of your choice.

Each room commands a stunning ocean view, with no obstruction.

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GUEST ROOMS

We have 5 types of guest rooms, ranging from Japanese-style with over 18m2 room space to rooms with Western-style beds. After a full day of exploring the nature of Iki, come home and relax your body & soul in the open-air hot spring bath and in a spacious room of your choice.

Each room commands a stunning ocean view, with no obstruction.

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THE KAIRI DINING

The main feature of Iki cuisine is marine products, complemented by other local gourmet such as Iki beef, a type of Japanese wagyu beef, that are all freshly available throughout the year. Here at KAIRI MURAKAMI, guests can enjoy the natural flavors and all the richness of Iki foods brought out by our master chef in his simple yet dynamic culinary masterpieces. The condition of ingredients differs every day, and palates and preferences differ from one guest to another. Every single day and every single meal, we pay utmost attention to prepare the perfect cuisine for each of our guests to taste Iki food at their most delectable.

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THE KAIRI DINING

The main feature of Iki cuisine is marine products, complemented by other local gourmet such as Iki beef, a type of Japanese wagyu beef, that are all freshly available throughout the year. Here at KAIRI MURAKAMI, guests can enjoy the natural flavors and all the richness of Iki foods brought out by our master chef in his simple yet dynamic culinary masterpieces. The condition of ingredients differs every day, and palates and preferences differ from one guest to another. Every single day and every single meal, we pay utmost attention to prepare the perfect cuisine for each of our guests to taste Iki food at their most delectable.

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HOT SPRING

Our hypertonic natural hot spring water comes straghtly from its source, is known and loved for its great health benefits since 1700 years ago. The sodium chloride changes spring water into golden color due to the high content of iron. Compared to other hot spring water in other places, hypertonic hot spring water in KAIRI MURAKAMI, could be absorbed by the body easier becase hot springs based on oceanic salinity has accumulated over a long period of time. Beginners to hot springs are recommend to avoid long periods of bathing before the body adjusts to handle hot water.

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HOT SPRING

Our hypertonic natural hot spring water comes straghtly from its source, is known and loved for its great health benefits since 1700 years ago. The sodium chloride changes spring water into golden color due to the high content of iron. Compared to other hot spring water in other places, hypertonic hot spring water in KAIRI MURAKAMI, could be absorbed by the body easier becase hot springs based on oceanic salinity has accumulated over a long period of time. Beginners to hot springs are recommend to avoid long periods of bathing before the body adjusts to handle hot water.

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KAIRI SPA

There are 3 facilities you can find at KAIRI SPA. “Private Hot Spring”, “Fitness Gym” and “Treatment”. To enjoy the facilities, you could feel the natural sourced energy offered by the Iki island. In Kairi Spa, our guests are able to condition themselves to reach a perfect balance of healthy boday and spiritual soul.

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KAIRI SPA

There are 3 facilities you can find at KAIRI SPA. “Private Hot Spring”, “Fitness Gym” and “Treatment”. To enjoy the facilities, you could feel the natural sourced energy offered by the Iki island. In Kairi Spa, our guests are able to condition themselves to reach a perfect balance of healthy boday and spiritual soul.

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DIRECTIONS

Iki Island can be reached by sea or air from Kyushu. There are direct flights from Nagasaki Airport. By sea, Hakata Port in Fukuoka Prefecture and Karatsu Port in Saga Prefecture are the two nearest ports.

<Free Pick-up Service from Airport/ Port>

We offer FREE Pick-up Service between Iki Port / Iki Airport and IKI Retreat KAIRI MURAKAMI upon arrival and departure (reservation required). Please kindly note you may be asked to share the car with other guests of KAIRI MURAKAMI You will be picked up by the eco-friendly electric car, BMW i3. Please feel free to contact us.