Anchi Beach | Beautiful beach in Sesoko Island

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Motobu Beaches

Anchi Beach is located on Sesoko Island in Motobu Town, north part of the main island of Okinawa.

It is remote island, but it is connected by the Sesoko bridge, so you can go there by car.

Antchi Beach is known for its distinctive features of “white sandy shores” and “crystal-clear waters.”

The beach is well-equipped for swimming, and it attracts many tourists who enjoy activities such as snorkeling and stand-up paddleboarding (SUP).


Evaluation of Anchi Beach

  • Transparency ・・・・・・5.0
  • Beauty of beach・・・・・4.5
  • Rest area ・・・・・・・・4.0
  • Swimming facility ・・・・4.0
  • Refreshing feelings ・・・4.0
  • Feeling nature・・・・・・4.5

Notes: This evaluation is compared with other beaches in Okinawa by Okinawa Bookmark administrator

Infomation of Anchi Beach

Swimming periodNothing
Business hours8:30 – 18:00
Swimming feeFree
Protective netNone
Shower roomYes
Swimming Equipment RentalYes
Official siteNone

Antchi Beach has lifeguards and protective nets, making it a safe place for people of all ages, from adults to children, to enjoy without worries.

Furthermore, there is a wide range of marine activities available, allowing you to experience various adventures such as snorkeling.

Recommended Points

The combination of Sesoko Bridge and the sea

Antchi Beach is located beneath the Sesoko Bridge.

The combination of the blue sea and the imposing bridge is exceptionally beautiful.

Crystal-clear waters

The high transparency of the water is very appealing.

It’s difficult to convey in images, but when you see it in person, it’s astonishingly beautiful.

White sandy beach

Antchi Beach features a white sandy shore that stretches for approximately 150 meters.

There are plenty of seashells and coral on the beach, so we recommend wearing sandals or shoes rather than going barefoot while walking.

Abundant activities such as snorkeling

At Antchi Beach, you can enjoy activities such as snorkeling, canoeing, and stand-up paddleboarding (SUP).

You can also make reservations online, so why not check it out?

Swimming facilities such as showers are well-equipped

While there is a fee (300 yen for adults), showers are available.

There are cafes and restaurants available

Okinawa Marine Studio offers both café-style dining and activity rentals.

While the shop was closed for the New Year holiday when I took the photos in January, it is typically open for business.

Access Information and Parking lot

AccessAbout 100 minutes by car from Naha Airport
AddressSesoko, Motobu Town, Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture.

Antchi Beach has three parking areas:

  1. Okinawa Marine Studio Exclusive Parking (for activity users only)
  2. Parking in front of Antchi Beach (Fee: 500 yen)
  3. Sesoko Island Park Parking (Free, approximately 20 spaces)

These parking areas are divided as mentioned above.

Okinawa Marine Studio Exclusive Parking

Parking in front of Antchi Beach (Fee: 500 yen)

Sesoko Island Park Parking (Free, approximately 20 spaces)

Information around Anchi Beach

Sesoko Beach

Sesoko Beach is attractive for its highly transparent sea and beautiful sandy beaches that are overwhelming when you actually see it.

The Hilton Okinawa Sesoko Resort is nearby and popular tourist destination.

In addition, there is a lot of rocks and greenery around, so it is a beach where you can enjoy the “Okinawan atmosphere”.

Recommended Marine Activities in Sesoko Beach

There are not only snorkeling, but also parasailing and SUP at Sesoko Baeach.

It is a beautiful snorkeling spot where you can see beautiful coral reefs and fish such as clownfish in shallow water.

Hilton Okinawa Sesoko Resort

Hilton Japan’s first beach resort hotel opened on July 1, 2020.

It is a very beautiful resort hotel, and you can enjoy the sea and starry sky of Sesoko Island from many rooms.

There is “Sesoko Beach” in the immediate vicinity, and “Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium” and “Nakijin Castle Ruins” are about 15 minutes by car, so it is a highly recommended hotel for those who want to see the northern part of Okinawa Prefecture.


In this article, we introduced Antchi Beach.

While Okinawa boasts many beautiful beaches, Antchi Beach stands out for its exceptional beauty. With well-equipped swimming facilities and a wide range of marine activities available, we highly recommend paying a visit to Antchi Beach at least once.

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