A Tropical Escape – Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa, Hainan Island, China


Hainan Island is regarded as a premier beach holiday destination: its tranquil ocean, white-sanded beaches and tropical mountains frame most of its resorts. Here you will find many internationally-operated hotels such as the Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa, a luxurious hotel that lies on the shores of Yalong Bay, just a short 30-minute drive from Sanya Phoenix International Airport.
Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa offers 452 well-appointed rooms and suites. Multiple swimming pools, a Kids Club, Fitness Centre and signature Quan Spa combined with a comprehensive range of meeting facilities, including an Ocean Front Chapel.
Marriott Hotels around the world are known for their well-equipped, spacious and luxurious bedrooms, and Sanya Marriott Resort & Spa is no exception. Guests have the option to avail of a Double-bedroom, King-bedroom or a deluxe Suite. Most guest rooms have balconies with superb views of the garden, mountain or ocean, but all are fitted with Marriott Hotels signature bedding, stylish 42-inch flat screen LCD TV’s, high-speed internet, full-stocked mini bar and more.

The dining options are impressive. Guests can choose between contemporary Cantonese & local Hainan cuisine at the Wan Hao Chinese Restaurant, or freshly prepared sushi dish at the Edogin Japanese Restaurant. For more informal options, you can enjoy tasty snacks at the Sea Breeze Pool Bar & Grill, or just kick back with coffee at the Marriott Café. To enjoy the stunning natural setting, the View Lounge serves exotic cocktails while enjoying the panoramic ocean views, or the Deep Blue Beach Bar is the perfect place to have a drink and witness breathtaking sunset views.

Golf’s popularity has increased in China with the addition of the sport to the Olympic Games, and the new wealth that emerged after an economic boom in 2009. Hainan is one of the celebrated golf destinations, boasting some of the finest courses in Asia. For example, Sun Valley Golf Club is an immaculately manicured club which is located 5 minutes from the hotel. Located on higher ground overlooking the whole of Yalong Bay this 18-hole par-73 course provides a truly unique golfing experience for players of all levels. A must play when visiting Hainan and Yalong Bay.