China – Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has been appointed to manage Rosewood Sanya, slated to launch in 2017 as an exclusive sanctuary within an integrated resort surrounding Sanya’s largest convention centre opening next year.

Located in the newest development at Haitang Bay in southern Hainan Island, Rosewood Sanya occupies 14 floors of an oceanfront building and will feature 229 guestrooms with balcony plunge pools included in one-third of the rooms.

It will be home to The Pavilion, a residential-style meeting and function space, as well as five restaurants, Rosewood signature spa, fitness centre, a 130-metre pool and an infinity-edge sky pool.

This announcement comes on the back of the appointment by Poly Real Estate Group. Rosewood Sanya is the third Rosewood property to be announced in mainland China, following Rosewood Beijing opening this year and Rosewood Chongqing opening 2015.