“When we first visited Sesoko years ago, it was a defining moment in our business expansion to Japan. We have been in awe of the natural beauty of the island and have worked for years with industry leaders Mori Trust, Hilton and the local community to bring our vision for this property to life, ”said Mark Wang, President and CEO of Hilton Grand Vacations. “We are incredibly honored to introduce Sesoko to vacation owners and look forward to growing with the community in this region.”
From 2003, HGV expanded to the APAC region and the new construction development marks the company’s second timeshare complex in Japan. The heavyweight now has a significant commercial base in Japan with over 68,000 owner families based there. National visitors representing 70% of total visits to Okinawa, Japanese owners will appreciate the convenience and ease of a local vacation ownership option. The secluded island paradise of Sesoko is about an hour and a half drive from Naha Airport and can be reached by car via the Sesoko Bridge.
The Sesoko Beach Resort is surrounded by the unspoiled landscape of the mountains and the breathtaking coastline of Sesoko. Guests will enjoy being a short walk from Sesoko Beach, which has sparkling clear waters and brilliant white sands. Many attractions including natural caves, Okinawa’s Chura-umi Aquarium and UNESCO-listed Nakijin Castle are also nearby.
Respect the traditions and culture of Okinawa, Beach Resort Sesoko is imbued with modern flair. All 140 rooms (studio and 1 to 3 bedroom suites) have ocean views and guests can enjoy ocean views. Minna Island and Ie Island from their private balcony. Each room is equipped with a full kitchen and washer / dryer (except studios), so you can enjoy cooking Okinawan specialties. The private pool and lounge are relaxation facilities available exclusively to guests. Other amenities include a lounge, bar, meeting rooms, fitness center, outdoor / indoor pools and access to the spa at the adjacent Hilton Okinawa Sesoko Resort.
Miwako Date, President and CEO of Mori Trust, commented; “Mori Trust is pleased to be a part of this successful opening for The Beach Resort Sesoko, which is located in one of the world’s premier travel destinations. As an internationally recognized leader in the timeshare industry, Hilton Grand Vacations has a vision to grow Okinawa tourism. attracting travelers who will continually return for extended stays.We are honored to be a partner and hope that this Sesoko resort will be loved by travelers all over the world and become a leading resort in Japan. “
In accordance with HGV’s enhanced care guidelines and all local health guidelines, various activities will be offered to guests during the resort’s pre-opening week (October 5 October 12). Guests can enjoy gastronomic tastings and cultural activities unique to Okinawa, such as yoga classes on the beach, local food trucks including Okinawa Shimadōfu, ramen and ice cream, and Eisa performances with drums. Some activities, such as yoga on the beach, will continue after the pre-opening week festivities, as well as bi-weekly fireworks * in partnership with the Hilton Okinawa Sesoko Resort for the next six months.
About Hilton Grand Vacations Inc.
Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE: HGV) is recognized as one of the world’s leading timeshare companies. With its seat at Orlando florida, Hilton Grand Vacations develops, markets and operates a system of high-quality, brand-owned resorts in select vacation destinations. The Company also manages and operates two innovative club membership programs: Hilton Grand Vacations Club® and The Hilton Club®, providing exclusive exchange, leisure travel and reservation services to nearly 330,000 members of the clubs. For more information, visit www.hiltongrandvacations.com.
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