Sun Cruise Resort & Yacht

Sun Cruise Resort & Yacht is a hotel resort on a coastal riff in Jeongdongjin on the east coast of South Korea. It is a tourist destination known for having the best view of the sunrise in Korea, Sun Cruise Resort & Yacht is the world’s first on-land cruise themed resort.

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Designed in the image of a cruise ship, notably the Royal Caribbean International Sovereign Class, the hotel is 165 metres (541 ft) long and 45 metres (148 ft) tall and overlooks the beach resort.

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Built at the top of a large cliff, the hotel looks out over the sea and gives the impression that a cruise ship has run aground. The town of Jeongdongjin is known for its views of the sunrise and sunset over the Sea of Japan (East Sea) and is itself a tourist destination.

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This has been further enhanced by the construction of the hotel, with its unusual design making it one of the most popular attractions in the country.

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With its 211 rooms, which include bedrooms and apartments together with six function rooms (for seminars and workshops) and six restaurants, the whole resort gives the visitors a panoramic view of the horizon and the very famous sunsets.

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The experience to be even bigger, the resort has installed speakers throughout the hotel from which there are sounds of crashing waves. The resort opened in 2002 as a way to give tourists, who didn’t have the money to go on a cruise, the experience of being on one.

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The resort also contains a park located adjacent to the hotel. Prominent within the landscaped gardens are “The Hands of Promise”, two giant hands rising from the ground, along with a variety of other sculptures. There is also an observation area with a glass floor suspended above the sea, an exhibition hall, and a lake.

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