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Sanya Bay

Hedong District, Sanya 572000, China
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Ranked #18 of 63 Attractions in Sanya
4.0 of 5 stars 173 Reviews
Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
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Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Singapore, Singapore
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We are staying near to the Sanya Bay and thus able to take a stroll to the beach anytime. However when we reach there, it was raining but luckily it has stopped. The water is clear and sandy. It's a great and quiet place for relaxation.

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Sanya, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Even though Sanya Bay is not well maintained as Yalong Bay and Haitang Bay, it is still a very good beach for your trip location in Sanya if you consider your budge,it enjoys the longest beach in Sanya, has an easy access to Sanya International Airport, away from the flight path, this superb location offers all possible creature comforts with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Great place for vacations, we stayed at the Intercontinental Hotel, amazing food, they have two beautiful pools with a splash bar and kids pool, also he kids club was great to take a brake from the sun... We'll love to come back.

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Central Melaka District, Malaysia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
53 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Sanya Bay - the most tropical Island that claim Hawaii of Asia. Sea sport/excellent Hotels with best facilities, Asian/Western Restaurants around/Good seafood Restaurant.

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17 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Very low or nome tourism standard. From airport till Phoenix islandese it is an open construction site. Chaotic noisy Smoky polluted and Dusty. The long stretch of beach from the sky looks charming bit once you step on it you must be careful on what you must fine under your foot. Chances are you may find animal or human faeces,... More 

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Beijing, China
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51 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I prefer this bay compared to the others, first because it's quite easy to go there from the city center, either by taxi or bus and near, it's long and without too many people. In the evening, some bbq suddently arrive and disappear in the middle of the night. Many bigs hotels have their private beach, you only to cross... More 

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Jodhpur, India
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Beaches of sanya are below average, littered and dirty. City is just like city, nothing special. Even nothing to write....................

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Heading from airport to down town where I stayed is about 14 km journey all the way is a long stretch of coastline beach with many coconut trees,wide beach walkway and nice landscaping Sanya bay is already very much developed,most of the high rise hotels and service apartments are concentrated the along the beach road and many small scale hotels... More 

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Hangzhou, China
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9 attraction reviews
245 helpful votes 245 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

This beach is nearer the city centre. Sand is pretty ok. Waves are usually quite moderate. Main problem here is that there are plenty of all kind of rubbish in the sea. Also beach is littered with plastic bags and empty bottles. In my view this is not a pleasant beach. Yalong bay is ten times better.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013 via mobile

The water stinks, the sand is like mud, the beach is along a busy road which is currently just one big construction site, not somewhere to come for a beach and certainly wouldn't want to eat 'local seafood' that's coming out of that sea. If you expect the 'Hawaii of the east' you will be bitterly disappointed, not worth making... More 

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