Yalong Bay (亞龍灣) is a resort half an hour outside Sanya in China's Hainan Province. It is one of the most exclusive beachside real estate in Sanya, spanning 7.5km of sandy white beaches and surrounded by natural rainforest and mountains.
You can take the #15 or 27 bus from Sanya and get off Yalong Bay Square.
The taxi ride costs about ¥60-¥70 by meter from DadongHai or around ¥100-150 from the airport. If you speak mandarin you can call 96789 or WeChat ID:sanya96789 to order one or you can easily hail one at the front of La Floret.
A nice, tranquil place to just walk around. Taxis are numerous. You can also rent a bicycle.
- Butterfly Valley (Longtang Lu, Yalong Bay), Hu die gu. 0800-17:30. edit
- Yalong Bay Earthly Paradise Bird's Nest Resort. Not great value for money and patchy service and food, but a great view above Yalong Bay. edit
- IMAX Cinema, Basement level St Regis Yalong Bay, (toll free: Book 86 898 88555555-3275). Current Chinese and foreign new releases 220RMB per person. edit
- Sanya Yalong Bay Yatch Club, (Adjecent to St Regis Sanya), . edit
- La Floret Shopping Center (百花谷), ☎ 0898-88566588, . This is considered the city center for Yalong Bay. There's a assortment of restaurants and shops. Including Burger King, Honeymoon Dessert, Hagen Dazs, & KFC at Ya Tai Commercial Center across the street $-$$$. edit
- Poolhouse, Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay. Midday to 11pm. A Classy yet still relaxed western restaurant that fits the Sanya Resort vibe, Mongolian lamb souvlaki, Steak sandwiches, pizzas, grilled seafood -and reasonably priced for a Park Hyatt $$$-$$$$$. edit*
- Edogin Japanese Restaurant (Japanese restaurant at Marriott Hotel.), ☎ +86 898 88568888. Only open for Dinner. $$$$$. edit
- Sofia (Italian Restaurant), Ritz Carlton Yalong Bay. 5:30-10pm. Authentic Italian restaurant, expensive but the Brunch on Sunday can be a nice break from Chinese food $$$$$$. edit*
- Silk, (MGM Hotel), . Tastefully decorated Chinese restaurant, Yum Cha and Cantonese dishes are the specialty $$$-$$$$$. edit
- Villa 9. Chinese restaurant $$$-$$$$$. edit*
- Starbucks (Bai Hua Gu), La Floret Village,Yalong Bay, ☎ 0898-88551612, . Mon-Sun 07:00-23:00. edit
- Terrace Bar @ Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort, Level 2, Building 6, 5 Sunny Bay Road, Yalong Bay Resort District, Sanya, Hainan, ☎ +86 89888201234, . 13:00-24:00. The beautifully designed bar at Park Hyatt is the most exclusive venue in Sanya. It specializes in cocktails, premium whiskeys and light snacks. Perched above the private Sunny Bay resort and overlooking the South China Sea it is the most stunning view for sunset drinks. $$$$$. edit
International brand luxury hotel-resorts in the area:
- Hilton Yalong Bay, . 492 Rooms edit
- Marriott Resort & Spa Yalong Bay, . 452 Rooms edit
- MGM Grand Sanya. 675 Rooms edit
- Pullman Yalong Bay, . 193 Rooms edit
- Sheraton Sanya Resort, Yalong Bay National Resort District Sanya Yalong Bay, Hainan 572000 China, ☎ (86)(898) 8855 8855, . 511 Rooms edit
- The St Regis Sanya Yalong Bay Resort, . 396 rooms $$$$$. edit
- Ritz Carlton Sanya Beach Resort. 450 rooms $$$$$. edit
Local operated Hotels & Resorts:
- HuaYu (三亚亚龙湾华宇度假酒店), 中国海南省三亚市亚龙湾国家旅游度假区572000 (inside the La Floret area), ☎ +86-898-88555888, . 583 Rooms edit
- Lan, Yalong Bay National Resort District, Sanya 572000, Hainan Province, PRC, ☎ 0898-8856-5666, . 5 star resort, used to be operated by Holiday Inn, since 2013 it is no longer part of the IHG group 354 Rooms edit
- Mangrove Tree Resort, . 504 Rooms edit
Sunny Bay Private Resort Complex
- Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort, 5 Sunny Bay Road, Yalong Bay National Resort District, Sanya, Hainan, ☎ +86 898 8820 1234, . checkin: 15:00; checkout: 12:00. The only Park Hyatt Resort in the South China Sea. Designed by the award winning architecture firm Denniston helmed by Jean-Michel Gathy 207 Rooms $$$$$. edit
Private resort complex 8 Km from Yalong Bay