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The First Public Swimming Beach

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Address: No.115 Dama Road, Laishan District, Yantai 264000, China
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Nice peaceful area

The surf may not be so exciting, but it's in a very attractive area and close to some popular restaurants. The beach is long enough to enjoy a good walk.

Reviewed 8 March 2013
Lars B
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Yantai, China
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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Coming from Northernish California, the water is not so warm. The water here is warm and the sand is nice closer to the water. There is a good amount of trash on the beach which is disheartening. FYI if you have small children, there are little sand crabs all over which my daughter was terrified of. There are seashells and... More 

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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Lots of local people with children. The area is marked and the bottom of the sea prepared with less stones, so you can swim without water shoes, but very cold. It goes quick in deep water.

1 Thank 491max
Iowa, United States
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Reviewed 19 April 2015

I enjoyed the wide, flat and clean beach. No problems with undertow or trash. Good for families, couples or tourists. There wasn't a great deal of amenities such as food stalls, etc. There are nearby businesses and restaurants but most are across the street.

1 Thank Jason M
Yantai, China
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Reviewed 21 March 2013

Until last fall, the Yantai Winter Swimming club had it's shower & changing house located on the beach. I've been a dues paying member since 2002, the official laowai of the club I think. Word is that the facilities will be rebuilt before summer.

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Reviewed 8 March 2013

The surf may not be so exciting, but it's in a very attractive area and close to some popular restaurants. The beach is long enough to enjoy a good walk.

Thank Lars B

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