Third Atlantis Resort to Open in China
World Renowned Hotel Resort Atlantis is set to open it’s third resort in China, and most specifically in Haitang Bay National Coast. This will be the first Atlantis resort in China and only the third Atlantis worldwide.
Overlooking the stunning South China Sea, Atlantis will offer a sense of awe-inspiring discovery, encompassing over 62 hectares of unparalleled excitement and larger than life experiences, revolutionary water play in Aquaventure Waterpark, exotic marine exhibits and incredible dining experiences. Already a leading holiday destination, the island will be transformed into the new centre for entertainment in China with the addition of this new trailblazing landmark. Architectural and conceptual planning is under way for Atlantis, Sanya Hainan and construction will begin by the end of 2013 and will be complete in 2016.
“Atlantis resorts have really defined the destinations they are located in—first in The Bahamas, and then on Palm Island, in Dubai. Atlantis, Sanya Hainan will re-interpret the myth of Atlantis in a new and modern style, whilst pioneering previously unseen experiences to re-define holiday experiences in China and beyond. I am proud to be bringing Atlantis, a must-see resort, to Hainan, China,” commented Guo Guangchang, Chairman of Fosun, the Chinese Enterprise has entered into an agreement with Kerzner International Holdings Limited , a leading international developer and operator of destination resorts, casinos and luxury hotels to initiatie and bring the Atlantis resort to China.
The Atlantis brand has truly defined integrated entertainment destination resorts. Each Atlantis resort rises majestically out of the sea, first Atlantis, Paradise Island in The Bahamas, followed by Atlantis, The Palm atop the apex of Palm Island in Dubai, and now in Sanya, People’s Republic of China, rising from the South China Sea. A vibrant tribute to an aquatic world of wonder, Atlantis resorts are unique, ocean-themed destinations offering a wide variety of fun and entertainment with restaurants by world-renowned chefs; a vibrant range of bars and lounges; extensive slides and rides at Aquaventure Waterpark; fresh and salt-water pools, lagoons and marine exhibits, including an open air marine habitat; and a dolphin interaction and education centre. Guests from around the world will also discover superb accommodation, an indulgent spa, luxury boutiques, magnificent event spaces and endless stretches of beach as Atlantis showcases a dazzling, imaginative world of fun and entertainment for all ages.
A team of over 10,000 expert craftsmen will be engaged in building of this magnificent ocean-themed Atlantis, Sanya Hainan bring this legendary resort a reality. With approximately 1,300 luxurious guest rooms, the resort will employ over 3,500 staff members to bring the Atlantis experience to life — from marine biologists and lifeguards to top chefs and innovative event planners.
“China is the perfect location for our next Atlantis destination resort. This resort is set to quickly become a new landmark in China and will introduce the fun, interactive entertainment experiences at the heart of the Atlantis philosophy. I am thrilled that we are able to continue to innovate on the Atlantis adventure,” said Alan Leibman, CEO of Kerzner. “Fosun is an incredible partner and will ensure that this Atlantis resort offers unprecedented experiences to its guests.”
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