Embarking on a China luxury holiday is an alluring part of an epic adventure awaiting discerning travellers to the country, taking in some of the most awe inspiring, mystical landscapes and seemingly endless depth of culture and history. The fascinating and intriguing people and enigmatic character of China are encapsulated in a heady mix of the world’s most advanced cities, wild and beautiful coastlines and ancient, seemingly forgotten exotic lands. China is diverse, from its rugged mountains in the west, to its northern deserts and green highlands of Hainan Island in the south. Anantara’s luxury hotels in China provide the ideal opportunity to soak up the country’s distinctive culture and natural heritage, ensuring a remarkable holiday experience.
At the foot of majestic Emei Mountain, Anantara Emei Resort & Spa is the first international hotel in this breathtaking corner of southwest China. The Asian inspired resort features 90 rooms and 60 villas with garden and lake views. Enjoy a fitness centre, tennis court, outdoor pool and Jacuzzi, revitalising yoga and Tai Chi, and indulgent Anantara Spa journeys, as well as a children’s pool and children’s club with games room. Play the traditional Chinese game mahjong in a private room, followed by traditional tea house rituals. Five dining options include Sichuan and Cantonese cuisine at the finest Chinese restaurant in Emei. Discover exotic nature and wildlife, picturesque Exiu Lake, the world’s largest stone carved Buddha statue and a UNESCO World Heritage Site of ancient cultural sites on one of China’s four sacred Buddhist Mountains.
Tucked away in the ancient forests of China’s Yunnan Province, Anantara Xishuangbanna Resort & Spa sits at the doorstep of a region rich in cultural experiences and astonishing natural beauty. Contemporary style meets awe-inspiring scenery in this evocative locale, nestled along a sweeping curve of the Luosuo River. Lush tropical gardens filled with the sweet scents of passion flower and wild orchid. Elegant deluxe rooms and sprawling pool villas inspired by indigenous art, with private plunge pools, state-of-the-art entertainment facilities and exclusive butler service. Meet Xishuangbanna’s diverse people and take part in their colourful folk traditions on a village tour, learn to prepare Dai dishes yourself in an Anantara cooking class or unwind with an indulgent world-renowned Anantara Spa treatment.learn more
Located in the southernmost city of Hainan Island, Anantara Sanya Resort & Spa is situated on the azure shores of the serene South China Sea, providing a gateway to sun drenched sands, turquoise ocean and scenic outdoor pursuits. Choose from a diverse collection of 122 luxury rooms, suites and pool villas, each revealing peaceful ocean vistas. Enjoy a wonderful climate and stunning landscapes as you bask in the sun by the pool or learn to surf and sail, or kayak around the peninsula. Immerse yourself in the Li culture with organised trips to a village in the jungle, play golf on seaside fairways or visit soothing hot springs. Explore the island’s rich ethnic diversity then return to a sanctuary of inspirational comforts, where culinary journeys celebrate the region’s ancient trade routes with local delicacies and international flavours.learn more