A New Hotel In China Has Its Own Private Ocean

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“My hotel had its own private ocean” just became the new luxury travel-brag trump card. Marriott significantly raised the bar on amenities this year by pumping 5 acres of the South China Sea right into the middle of the new Sanya EDITION resort.

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Currently each of the hotel’s 500 rooms has a view of the ocean. Either the private one inside the walls, or the actual South China Sea outside of them – teeming, presumably, with tourists who didn’t know that rooms at the Sanya start at just $120/night.

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For that price you can kayak, paddle board, or even go sailing without braving the considerable crowds outside. Pay a little more per night, and you don’t have to share the ocean with anyone. The Sanya also features 17 villas, each with their own private ocean pools and gardens.

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Wherever you live out your Last Man on Earth fantasy, save your energy. The Sanya EDITION is also home to another world-class amenity: bumper cars. In the hotel’s private fairground.

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Amenities that are also worth mentioning? Three art galleries, a spacious spa, rock climbing wall, outdoor movies, and arcade games, and a miniature family cabana village.

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