Dadong Hai (大东海) is the favourite meeting spot among Russians and other foreigner in Sanya in China's Hainan Province.
The taxi ride costs about ¥20-¥40 by meter from Sanya Bay or around ¥80-100 from the airport.
Taxis are numerous, and fairly easy to hail. Beware of the unofficial "Black Taxis" touting for business, as they have been known to overcharge or even hold up passengers.
- Summer Mall (夏日百货), Xiari Baihuo (Dadong Hai, Yuya Lu), ☎ +86 898 88223333. 10:00am-11:00pm. A little pricey but you can find a lot of international brands here: Nike, Billabong, Marisfrogl, DKNY, CK, Addidas and Corner Deli Foreign Supermarket
Eat & Drink
- Haagen Dazs Ice cream, Summer Mall, Ground Floor, .
- Starbucks (Shin Ba Ke), Summer Mall 2nd Floor, . Mon-Sun 09:00-23:00.
- Dolphin, 99 Yuya Lu, Dadong Hai (opposite Summer Mall), ☎ +86 898 88215700, . $-$$.
- Pizza Hut, Summer Mall, Ground Floor.
5 Star International luxury hotel-resort:
- Mandarin Oriental Sanya, 12 Yuhai Lu, ☎ +86 898 8820 9999, . One of the best hotels in Sanya, a great experience, from their award winning Spa to their restaurants. Consistently the best service in the area
- Sanya Marriott Hotel Dadonghai Bay, No 88 Haiyun Road, Dadonghai Bay Sanya Hainan 572000 China, ☎ +86-898-88211688, . Recently converted to Marriott close to Dadonhai
And local operated Hotels & Resorts:
- BARRY BOUTIQUE HOTEL SANYA (三亚柏瑞精品海景酒店), No.16 Haiyun Road, Dadonghai Resort Sanya, Hainan, ☎ +86 89888888808, . checkin: 14:00; checkout: 12:00. Offering an outdoor pool and children's playground and sun terrace, Barry Boutique Hotel Sanya is set in Sanya in the Hainan Region. 36 km from Nanshan Temple. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Every room at this hotel is air conditioned and is fitted with a flat-screen TV. Some units include a seating area where you can relax. You will find a kettle in the room. The rooms are equipped with a private bathroom equipped with a shower. Extras include bathrobes and slippers. Barry Boutique Hotel features free WiFi . There is a 24-hour front desk, babysitting service, a business centre and shops at the property. This hotel has a private beach area and car hire is available. The area is popular for snorkelling and cycling. Luhuitou Park is 2.2 km from Barry Boutique Hotel Sanya, while Tianya Haijiao Tourist Area is 20 km away. The nearest airport is Sanya Phoenix International Airport, 15 km from the property.
- InTime Resort.
- BaoHong Hotel.
- HARMAN RESORT HOTEL SANYA (三亚哈曼度假酒店), No.136 Yuya Road,Dadonghai Bay Sanya, Hainan, ☎ +8689831528888, . checkin: 14:00; checkout: 12:00. SANYA Harman Hotel Sanya, facing the 3km beautiful “white beach” coastline of south China, boasts a 270-degree superb view of the ocean in Sanya Dadonghai Tourist Resort. Situated between mountain and sea, the hotel offers a miraculous mixture of tropical rain forest mountains and endless stretch of sea water, and the beauty of the rising and setting sun. Integrated with the No.1 Harbor City – the largest shopping & recreational complex in Dadonghai Tourist Resort, enjoy the exclusive leisure of a seaside vacation.