Starwood Plans for W Retreat and St. Regis on Hainan Island

Starwood Hotels & Resorts is boosting its luxury presence on China’s Hainan Island. We hear the company has announced an agreement with Hainan Jianfeng Tourism Development Co., Ltd. to debut China’s first W Retreat and the second St. Regis resort in the destination. Scheduled to open in 2019 and 2020, respectively, W Retreat & Spa Sanya - Haitang Bay and The St. Regis Sanya Haitang Bay Resort will both be located at the North Wing of Haitang Bay. 

But Starwood isn’t stopping there. The company is continuing to amp up its luxury offerings on Hainan. By 2020, the company will add four luxury resorts to the island, including three St. Regis resorts in Haikou, Qingshui Bay and Haitang Bay. 

The St. Regis Sanya Haitang Bay Resort and W Retreat & Spa - Haitang Bay will be located near Haitangwan town. W Retreat & Spa will feature 450 guest rooms and 10 villas, with most rooms offering ocean views. The Retreat will have a spa, fitness center indoor heated pool, kids club and W Hotels The Store. In Addition, the resort will have four restaurant and bar offerings, including an all-day dining restaurant, Chinese restaurant, specialty restaurant and lobby lounge.

The St. Regis Sanya Haitang Bay Resort will have 400 guest rooms and 15 villas, as well as a luxury spa, three restaurants, lobby lounge and wine bar. 

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