This beach area close to downtown Sanya has everything – a boardwalk lined with bars and seafood restaurants, hotels ranging from 5 star to funky hostels, tropical fruit stalls, bustling malls, and of course the beautiful beach. Come down, get a tan, have some dinner, listen to live bands playing on the boardwalk, buy some Sanya souvenirs, and have a fabulous time!
Snorkling, scuba diving, speed boating, sailing, swimming, and many other water activities are all available here at Sanya's most popular beach.
Several large shopping malls including the upscale Summer Mall (with Starbucks!) are located in Dadonghai, as well as expat-friendly Dolphin Sports Bar and Grill, which means you will have plenty of shopping and food options nearby the beach.