Ocean Flower Island or Haihuadao Island, the new landmark of Hainan Tourism.

What is Ocean Flower Island Hainan?

Haihua Island or the Ocean Flower Island, is an artificial archipelago located in Danzhou City, Hainan Province with a total area of 7.824 square kilometers.

Shaped like a peony flower, the island complex covers about eight square kilometers, much of it earmarked for accommodation for up to 200,000 residents.

The Ocean Flower Island Hainan Island is said to be the world largest artificial island, at one and a half times the size of The Palm Jumeirah in Dubai, but it is three separate islands linked by causeways.

The central area, known as Ocean Flower Island No 1, is designed as a self-contained holiday destination. Among the attractions are “Fairyland”, a fantasy-themed amusement park, and “Snow Mountain”, a water park.

Futuristic buildings sit next to reproductions of historic cityscapes, with an opera house, convention center, hot springs, a wedding manor, botanical gardens, and a marine aquarium adding to the mix.

Duty-free shopping malls, 12 Michelin-starred restaurants and luxury hotels, including a Hilton, are designed to appeal to China’s growing middle class, with operators aiming to bring in 5.5 million visitors during the first year of operation, including 200,000 for the country’s national day.

Island 2 and Island 3 are for residential functions with apartments, villas, and townhouses for sale.

How to get to Danzhou Ocean Flower Island Hainan?

There is no airport in Danzhou City, so, get to Ocean Flower Island, all tourists shall fly into Haikou, the capital city of Hainan Province or Sanya Airport. The best way is to take Hainan high speed loop train from Haikou Meilan Airport in less than 1.5 hours to Baimajin (白马井) at CNY60/person, then by a local taxi to Ocean Flower Island in 20 minutes ( 12 KM).

It is the same from Sanya to Ocean Flower Island: high speed train to Baimajin, then a local taxi. From Sanya, it takes 1 hour and 55 minutes at CNY99/person.

The high-speed train is a loop one, so it is possible to reach Ocean Flower Island by high-speed train from any cities along the east or west coast of Hainan Island.

Ocean Flower Island Danzhou is 150KM from Haikou Meilan Airport, it costs CNY800 by a private car (max. 3 adults with normal sized luggage) and CNY1000 by a private van (max. 6 adults with normal sized luggage) during daytime. Extra costs apply for nighttime transfers.

Where to stay on Ocean Flower Island Danzhou Hainan Island?

There are 2 hotels in operation: the Castel Hotel with 5000 rooms and international standard Hilton Hainan Ocean Flower Island. Apart from the 2 big hotels, there are numerous guests house and apartments for rental on Island 2 and Island 3 at reasonable prices.

Hilton Danzhou Ocean Flower Island, the top brand on ocean flower island

The Castel Hotel Danzhou Ocean Flower Island with 5000 rooms for a moderate stay.

What to do on Ocean Flower Island Hainan?

Ocean Flower Island is for everything one may need for holiday: entertainment, shopping, dining or relaxing. It is also a great place to host conventions on the Ocean Flower Island.

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