A visionary landscape that envelops the heart, an island of God that connects ancient times and the present.
One hour from Fukuoka, Iki Retreat Kairi Murakami is a popular remote island resort that transcends time and space.
It is an inn where you can enjoy the blue spectacular scenery and the golden famous hot spring you will encounter on the island of the gods “Ikijima”.
Here we introduce the charms of Kairi Murakami and more.
Location of Kairi Murakami
There are two main ways to get to Iki Island, where Kairi Murakami is located.
It takes about 30 minutes from Nagasaki Airport to Iki Airport by plane, or about 1 hour from Hakata Port by Jetfoil (about 2.5 hours for ferry).
Iki Island is a plain island without large undulations. For this reason, agriculture is said to be flourishing.
After passing several fields, Iki Retreat Kairi Murakami comes into view as you begin to feel the sea breeze again.
When you open the beautiful and warm entranceway, which is made of a large single piece of wood, you will find yourself in an extraordinary world ……,
which naturally raises your expectations.
Attractions of Kairi Murakami
The attraction of Murakami Kairi is that you can enjoy a natural hot spring called “Kinsen,” which turns reddish brown when exposed to the air, while enjoying a spectacular view.
To be considered a hot spring, a hot spring must contain at least 1 g of active ingredients per 1,000 g of hot spring water.
The hot water at “Iki Retreat Kairi Murakami” is super-concentrated, about 17 times higher than that value.
The open-air baths are the best place to enjoy the hot water of such a superstar of the hot spring world while enjoying a spectacular view.
An olive tree is planted in the center of the men’s open-air bath, and in the springtime, you can enjoy bathing while admiring the pretty olive blossoms.
Rooms at Kairi Murakami
Corner Japanese-style room with fountainhead ocean open-air
Premium Japanese-style room with fountainhead ocean open-air
Premium Japanese/Western style room with fountainhead ocean open-air
Kairi Murakami Cuisine
Dinner at “Iki Retreat Kairi Murakami” is a kaiseki meal. Starting with appetizers and ending with dessert, you can enjoy 11 dishes that will make your mouth water.
The first dish of abalone is sashimi.
The thickly sliced abalone not only has a crunchy texture, but also delivers a delicious flavor with each bite.
Another specialty is “Charcoal Grilled Black Abalone with Shabu-Shabu Shabu”.
The abalone, sliced a little thinner than sashimi, is grilled over charcoal or shabu-shabu by the chef’s own hands.
You can enjoy abalone that can only be found here.
Kairi Murakami Basic Information
|Facility Name||Iki Retreat Kairi Murakami|
|Address||119-2, Tateishi Nishikatari, Katsumoto-cho, Iki City, Nagasaki 811-5556, Japan|
How was it?
Here we introduced Iki Retreat Kairi Murakami.
Iki Retreat Kairi Murakami offers scenery and space that can only be seen in Iki Retreat Kairi Murakami, as well as hot springs and meals.
It is an inn where you will truly want to return.