The first Chinese resort from US-based luxury brand 1 Hotels has opened its doors on Hainan island’s shoreline in Sanya.
The property, 1 Hotel Haitang Bay, Sanya boasts 294 rooms, suites and villas, ranging from 62m2 to 1,300m2, all of which have been furnished with locally-sourced volcanic basalt stone and wood throughout.
The sustainability theme is continued throughout the hotel, which features a solar water heating system, harvesting of greywater for back-of-house use and landscape irrigation, and collection and storing of rainwater for reuse.
Hotel facilities include seven F&B venues – all-day dining concept 1 Kitchen, Chinese fine-dining restaurant Green House, noodle restaurant Noodle House, lobby lounge Drift, rooftop lounge Sky Bar (opening soon), poolside bar The Sandbox, and The Juice Bar.
Other amenities are 630m2 of meeting facilities, 4,000m2 of garden venues, a Feature Pavilion, sunlit Sky Deck, an off-site farm, fitness centre, spa, and five swimming pools.
The property is located 40 minutes away from Sanya Phoenix International Airport, close to a number of leisure, recreation and entertainment attractions such as Haitang Bay Duty Free Shop, Fantasy Town, and Water Park.