Singapore-headquartered Capella Hotel Group has opened the Capella Sanya â€“ styled by architects Jean-Michel Gathy and Bill Bensley â€“ on Chinaâ€™s tropical island of Hainan.
The beachfront resort boasts 190 rooms, suites and villas. Room sizes range from the 88m2 oceanfront or garden rooms, up to the one-to-four bedroom pool villas measuring from 170-816m2.
The four-bedroom Oceanfront Pool Villa is the largest residence of the resort, and comes complete with its own swimming pool, jacuzzi, outdoor bar, massage pavilion, sunken lawn, barbecue pavilion, garage, kitchen and staff accommodation.
Health and wellness facilities on-site include a gym with its own private 125m2 heated lap pool, two tennis courts, and a 4,020m2 Auriga Wellness spa complex complete with Hainan’s first Moroccan bath and Snow Cabin.
There are four dining options as well, ranging from the Chinese fine-dining restaurant Lan Ting, to the tropical pool and beach restaurant The Dempsey.
For events and meetings, the resort offers over 2,000m2 of meeting and function facilities, including a 646m2 ballroom that can cater to up to 520 guests. There’s also several indoor and outdoor venues such as the 255m2 Romance Lawn.