We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Soon to be a very popular town

Taking bay is what I imagine Honolulu was 30 years ago. With quite a lot of world class 5 star... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
The reason to come to Sanya

We stayed at the Ritz Carlton at Yalong bay. The beach in front of the Ritz is not a private beach... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michel W
Davidsonville, Maryland
via mobile
Read all 1,448 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nice beach” (26 reviews)
“private beach” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Near Liupan Road, Tiandu Town, Sanya 572011, China
Write a ReviewReviews (1,448)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 257 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Taking bay is what I imagine Honolulu was 30 years ago. With quite a lot of world class 5 star resorts in town and some excellent bars clubs and restaurants I’m quite confident that anyone who visits will enjoy it as much as I did

Thank BigKeVvi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Ritz Carlton at Yalong bay. The beach in front of the Ritz is not a private beach, but it is relatively quiet as the Chinese do not do much sunbathing. It is a very long and clean beach and the water...More

1  Thank Michel W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yalong Bay has a very long beautiful sandy beach, with many very large resort style hotels along it. This is perfect if you want to stay at an upmarket resort and not do much sightseeing, as there is not much of an actual town here...More

Thank Curt203
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

this is whole area are huge,there are a lot of hotel and Villas around. also a lot of restaurants here. the beach are OK with a bit coarse sand (its painful when the sand blew by wind hitting you).. there are lots of water sport...More

Thank AndyDarwin
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

A bit far out of town but a great beach. Spent an afternoon on the beach at the Ritz Carlton topped off with a couple of beers at their Sands beachside cafe...

1  Thank James M
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Not a very tropical feeling beach, just normal. No white sand, no restaurants at all. Only few spaces for take a bath. Bath is forbidden after 18.00. Usually overcrowded.

Thank Óscar O
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The place itself is pretty nice, even if below the stndards of most Mediterranean beaches. Hype apart, if yuo aren't Chinese you porbably wouldn't enjoy the place much. Nobody at the beach speaks any other language than Mandarine or local dialects (while in the city...More

1  Thank Michele A
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Excellent hotels and restaurants are crowded in this area. Beaches are perfect. The water quality is better than other areas in Sanya.

1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

With a little bit of fantasy and some foresight into the next decade... this could become Waikiki II in the next years... just a little bit greener and more peaceful

Thank pilot1953
Reviewed 23 October 2017

too far....I stayed near the sea. I visited by taxi to say that this is beautiful. But what is ... different?

Nearby HotelsSee all 1,373 hotels in Sanya
Resort Horizon
1,398 reviews
.15 km away
Huayu Resort and Spa Yalong Bay Sanya
867 reviews
.48 km away
Palace Resort Yalong Bay Sanya
118 reviews
.52 km away
Huayu La Floret Resort Yalong Bay
2 reviews
.65 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Sofia (The Ritz-Carlton Sanya, Yalong Bay)
67 reviews
1.87 km away
Sand (The Ritz-Carlton Sanya, Yalong Bay)
53 reviews
1.85 km away
Zen Cantonese
17 reviews
4.50 km away
Pearl (The Ritz-Carlton Sanya, Yalong Bay)
12 reviews
1.85 km away
Nearby Attractions
Yalong Bay Tropical Paradise Forest Park
173 reviews
3.02 km away
Yalongwan Central Square
264 reviews
.46 km away
Sanya Tropical Paradise
46 reviews
3.02 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Ema P
23 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Dawst | Reviewed this property |
Blue Dolphin always has guest DJ’s.
12 December 2017|
Response from Mark C | Reviewed this property |
Around 70 RMB to downtown. (It depends on the precise location of the site you are going to)