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Address: Near Liupan Road, Tiandu Town, Sanya 572011, China
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Great beach

Great beach with lots of international branded hotels along the stretch of beach. There is also a small neighbourhood mall at the end with touristy restaurants and a small... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
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39 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Great beach with lots of international branded hotels along the stretch of beach. There is also a small neighbourhood mall at the end with touristy restaurants and a small supermarket which costs a bomb.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Yalong Bay is it's own small town area from the crowds of Sanya. There is a small mall here; and, some good restaurants. Beautiful beaches; and, again, no minimal crowds!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

The beach itself is quite nice, but it is too crowded and we were not even in main season. The price for 2 beach chair and 1 big umbrella was 100 RMB for one day, which is ok. All in all it was not nearly as good as expected due to reviews and pictures on the internet.

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Hong Kong Region, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

if you are just visiting, this place is a waste of time. The beach and sea is divided into sections belonging to the hotels, with a small space for the public. If you want a beach chair/umbrella you can pay one of the hotels, and use their small space. The amount of space you get to swim in is really... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

When in Hainan Yalong is always hands down a better experience than Sanya Bay. The resorts here a nicer and you'll find the public beaches the beaches are whiter and less crowded than those at Sanya. There's a distinct lack of places to eat though and in that respect Sanya has a little more to offer. What little it does... More 

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Beijing Region, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Go to the beach early morning, 8-9AM, no one around, you will be the only one in the entire bay. Best beach is at Villa 5 hotel.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Generally we are China fans and after reading several positive reviews we decided to spend 7 days at the so called best Chinese beach "Yalong Bay". However, we were really disappointed by the Yalong Bay and the area. The beaches are small and dirty. We spent time at the Ritz Carlton and HolidayInn Resort beach - really bad. Swimming is... More 

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Nanjing, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Yalong Bay has some big hotels (Mariott, Ritz/Carlton, Sheraton, Hilton) who all have a beautiful maintained garden and private sand beaches. From the beach you can easily walk from one hotel to the other.

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Yalong bay is one the place where you can to go again and again and sad to when it's to leave. Many hotels are there, you can book a better price upon arrival. Just book one night first to secure your first night and then you can change after and negotiate around. I like the night BBQ on the beach... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

like most chinese beaches this is spoilt by rip offs and restrictions. you wont get near it unless you stay at one of the 5 star hotels and even then its crowded. When I was there they herded all the chinese into a small roped of area for swimming....all with life jackets! I ignored that and found a quiet spot... More 

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