Travelling to Myanmar this summer but still haven’t yet to know where to stay, the top five best hotels in Myanmar chosen by Exotic Voyages’ Travel Experts will give you the best experiences for your luxury adventure.
1. Belmond Governor’s Residence
Considered the best place to stay in Yangon, Belmond Governor’s Residence is an impressive teak mansion hotel occupying the former residence of Burmese governor dating back to the 1920s. Locating within the heart of the verdant Embassy Quarter in Yangon, the hotel is a colonial-style two-storey mansion surrounded by mesmeric lush lotus garden. Glorious teak verandas, dedicatedly historical furniture setting together with an open first-floor sitting room will give you that cool oasis in the center of Myanmar’s largest and most vibrant city. Forty-five Deluxe Rooms and two Junior Suites, all are luxuriously decorated with softly-polished teak floors, spacious free-form bath embellished by tropical cottons and silks will be bringing you the overwhelming feelings of both contemporary style and ancient history.
2. Kandawgyi Palace
Situated in a peaceful verdant garden alongside the Kandawgyi Lake with a large private swimming pool, Kandawgyi Palace is a wonderful getaway to have yourself escaped from all the worries of a bustling life. Sitting on a terrace watching the sun disappearing behind the Shwedagon pagoda while enjoying a glass of cocktail or strolling around with the locals at the park beyond, there is nowhere else can offer that relaxing peace of mind. The rooms which can accommodate a family of up to four people are well-designed with local golden teak reflecting the traditions of Burmese architecture showcasing both the modern conveniences and the beautifully natural of lake, gardens and original rainforest. For sure there won’t be any reasons why this hotel isn’t preferred by both discerning business travelers and tourists alike.
3. Madalay Hill Resort
It’s not much to say Mandalay Hill Resort is the best of five-star hotels in the area. Standing in astounding landscaped gardens at the bottom of the Mandalay hill, the resort is decorated in an international style that offers panoramic view of numerous sacred pagodas the distinctive architecture of the Royal Palace and its impressive moat. The ideal location makes it an extremely convenient place to climb up through the pagodas to watch magnificent sunset over the city. Don’t forget to take a barbecue dinner while booking your stay here, it’s just too delicious to be missed out.
4. Aureum Palace
Current being as the best of its luxury hotel category in Bagan, the Aureum Palace resort sets beside a lake within the ground of Bagan Archeological Preservation Zone. Owning up to 87 private villas, the resort itself overlooks several ruined pagodas. Just 5 minutes drive away from the Old Bagan and the Nyaung U market; the resort’s highlights include a spacious luxury restaurant serving not only local specialities but international dishes of all kinds. Night entertainment together with stunning tranquil surroundings, Aureum Palace Hotel and Resort are an ideal place for those that pamper luxury relaxation.
5. Inle Princess Resort
The most luxurious place to stop over at Inle Lake, 46 wooden chalets on stilts built by local craftsmen, lined with woven bamboo sheets and then decorated with Burmese textile furniture. The resort is so eco-friendly that it uses fans rather than air-conditioning. Enjoying the mercifully quite atmosphere with superb food and professional services together with meditative modern spa treatments, it’s worth every single penny here, no doubt!