Mandarin Oriental, Sanya

Mandarin Oriental, Sanya is an exclusive retreat where nature is celebrated and tranquillity is assured. The luxury resort features a series of private low rise and villa accommodation with ocean and tropical garden views, nine innovative restaurants and bars, recreational facilities for both adults and children, a blissful Spa Village and distinctive indoor and outdoor conference and banqueting facilities. Located just 30 minutes from Sanya International Airport, the luxury resort provides convenient access to all of the area’s major tourist attractions.


The resort is situated next to a nationally protected coral bay with 1.2km secluded bay.

Most of the materials used to build the resort came from the local area and include coconut wood and volcanic rock.

The interior design of the resort has been inspired by the local Li and Miao cultures with artwork and artifacts featured in-room.

Guests can choose from over 40 varieties of single malt Scotch at the MO Blues bar.


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Lying south west of Hong Kong, Hainan is a tropical paradise home to miles of beaches, majestic mountains and Mandarin Oriental, Sanya.

  • Set in 12 hectares of tropical gardens on the southern tip of the island
  • Close proximity to world class golf courses and cultural attractions
  • Within easy reach of Sanya’s major shopping area
  • 45 minutes to Sanya Phoenix International Airport

Combining a contemporary décor with ethnic touches, our rooms, suites and villas are beautifully designed.

  • 195 guestrooms most with sea views
  • 56 pavilion rooms close to the beach
  • 15 suites with private terrace or balcony
  • 15 duplex pool villas with private pool, gazebo, sundeck and garden

From beachside dining to elegant Cantonese cuisine, we offer a range of restaurants and bars, all with fabulous menus and breathtaking views.

  • Delicious seafood and a beachfront setting at Fresh
  • Authentic Cantonese cuisine at Yi Yang
  • A tempting fusion of Asian and western delights
  • Mouth-watering noodles and a poolside setting at Mee & Mian
  • Cocktails and views at Sunset Bar
  • Cigars and single malt whiskies at MO Blues
  • Poolside refreshments at Wave
  • Over 100 varieties of tea at Tea House
  • Breakfast, afternoon tea and snacks for suite and villa guests at The Cliff Lounge

Embark on a journey to physical and mental wellbeing with a visit to our serene spa village and fitness centre.

  • Eight private treatment rooms, all with private steam shower and outdoor tub
  • Eight double suites with sauna and steam facilities
  • Two VIP villas with sauna and access to a private garden
  • Fully-equipped fitness centre
  • Dedicated exercise studio offering a range of classes
  • Spa Boutique

Our peaceful tropical setting offers the ideal environment for business meetings, weddings and special occasions.

  • Eight outdoor spaces ideally suited for functions
  • Coral Bay Ballroom
  • Five smaller function rooms set in individual pavilions
  • Comprehensive business centre
  • Talented on-site wedding and events team

Whether you want to relax, keep your children entertained or explore our beautiful resort, our extensive leisure facilities will keep you busy.

  • Three outdoor swimming pools
  • Beautiful private beach with coral reef
  • Kids’ club with complimentary daily activities
  • Recreation centre with video games, pool table and table tennis
  • Water sports
  • Cooking classes for adults and children
  • Tai Chi and Qi Gong from Shaolin Kung Fu Master

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MO Magazine

Your essential guide to Sanya

Sanya – the premium holiday resort at the tip of tropical, mountainous Hainan Island in southern China – was known in ancient times as ‘the end of sky and ocean’. Today, the two collide beautifully on its long stretch of beach in front of Mandarin Oriental, Sanya.