Experience the magic of japanese waves in Yomitán

Japan ➝ Nakagami ➝ Okinawa

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Situated in Yomitán, a charming town on the island of Okinawa in southern Japan, Happy Surfing Okinawa offers an unparalleled surfing experience in the heart of the Pacific Ocean. Founded by professional surfer Danny Melhado in 2002, this Surf Camp not only provides surf classes but also offers Stand Up Paddle lessons and Surf Guide Services. Boasting a subtropical climate, Okinawa enjoys temperatures rarely dropping below 15 degrees, creating an ideal environment for wave enthusiasts. With only two sandy beach breaks and numerous reef breaks, the island's coral reefs are renowned as some of the world's most beautiful.

The Okinawa coast is celebrated for its flawless and glassy hollow tubes, making it perfect for surfers with some experience. Typhoons in the summer and early autumn bring impressive swells, while winter promises more consistent waves. Beyond the well-known surf spots, Okinawa harbors secret beaches that remain undiscovered on maps. 

The hostel, accommodating up to 7 people, is situated in the region of Yomitán, offering guests a unique cultural experience. Guests will enjoy the closeness with a white sand beach, With shared rooms and a communal kitchen, Happy Surfing Okinawa provides the perfect base for surf enthusiasts to explore the island's waves and local treasures.


  • Shared kitchen
  • Living room & bathroom.
  • High Quality Surfboard, wetSuit & booties
  • Transportation from Guesthouse
  • HSO Sticker Pack