Hotel Balmi
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4.5
#58 of 198 hotels in Yangon (Rangoon)
4.4 of 5 bubbles
Location
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Cleanliness
4.4 of 5 bubbles
Service
4.7 of 5 bubbles
Value
Hotel Balmi is a 3-star boutique hotel in downtown Yangon and Chinatown in Yangon, close to many sightseeing spots. Popular attractions include Yangon National Theatre, St. Mary's Cathedral in Yangon, Aung San Market, Sule Pagoda and Shwedagon Pagoda. These sights are within 3 km of the hotel. Hotel facilities include rooms, meeting rooms, restaurants, free self-parking, and a complimentary continental breakfast for guests. (Breakfast is served daily from 6:30 to 10:00) In addition, dry cleaning, laundry facilities and 24-hour front desk service are available on site. All rooms will also provide free wireless internet, complimentary bottled water, hair dryer, safe, cable TV and 24-hour room service. In addition, free WiFi in public areas is available for guests to use. You can enjoy panoramic sunset over Yangon river from our rooftop dining.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Airport transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting rooms
24-hour security
Concierge
Car park
Wifi
Restaurant
Rooftop bar
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Complimentary tea
Complimentary welcome drink
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
Room features
Blackout curtains
Bathrobes
Air conditioning
Desk
Dining area
Minibar
Cable / satellite TV
Bath / shower
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Room service
Safe
Seating area
Telephone
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Iron
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Refrigerator
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
Room types
City view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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HOTEL CLASS
Star ratings are intended to indicate the general level of features, amenities, and services to expect. This property is classified according to Giata.
3.0 of 5 stars
HOTEL STYLE
Quaint
Romantic
Languages Spoken
English, Chinese, Burmese

Location

No. 15/17, Shwe Taung Tan St Yangon, Myanmar, Yangon (Rangoon) 11131 Myanmar
Getting there
Somewhat walkable
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Grade: 69 out of 100
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Mingaladon Airport
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DianaH wrote a review Sept 2023
Siem Reap, Cambodia
4.0 of 5 bubbles
As the electricity was shut down at home, I just run to this hotel for a night stay. The room is very clean and well designed even it's a bit smaller. The price is reasonable and it's nearby the china town where you can enjoy your evening with tasty bbq.
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Date of stay: July 2023Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Tamara A wrote a review Nov 2019
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Super clean, bright cheerful room. We enjoyed great breakfasts plus other fabulous local dishes on the top 8th floor dining room...fabulous view! The staff here jump to help in any way they can, each one we met was friendly, spoke their best English, smiled & were happy to see us. The location was great for walking. We will definitely return to this gem!
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Date of stay: November 2019
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
Room Tip: Lots of street-eats nearby, also Beer Street!
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Response from HotelBalmi, Guest Relation Officer at Hotel Balmi
Responded 5 Mar 2020
Dear Valuable Guest, Greetings from Hotel Balmi Yangon We're very pleased to respond your review and recommendation. We are very happy that you had wonderful experiences while stayed at the hotel. We agreed your recommendation as the valued things to be forward excellent service and to have good impression and quality of the hotel.So, you can suggest anytime by any recommendations. A lot of thanks for your review Wish you all the best
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Charlotte N wrote a review Nov 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
4.0 of 5 bubbles
We arrived at about 3am due to a very delayed flight but still there was someone to greet us straight away with a smile and takes our bags up for us - the staff are super friendly and nothing is too much trouble. It's a small boutique hotel and perfect for what we needed - a very good value place to stay.

The room itself was modern, clean and functional, with a very large, very comfy bed. However, and this is the main drawback - it had no windows! Now since we were only there one night and it was such good value this didn't bother us but I wouldn't recommend it for an extended stay as it's a bit claustrophobic. I don't know if other rooms have windows or not but you might want to check on booking. The doors also weren't very sound proof at all, though thankfully for us there wasn't much noise to speak of in the corridors but that could vary of course.

Breakfast wasn't brilliant, but it was fine, and it had a nice view over the river from the top of the hotel.

Overall, excellent value for money, but very much no-frills.
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Date of stay: October 2019
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
4.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
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Response from HotelBalmi, Guest Relation Officer at Hotel Balmi
Responded 16 Nov 2019
Dear ElizabethN , I'm very pleased to respond your recommendations.According your recommendation,I thought that you have had the convenient check-in on arrival at the hotel although your flight delayed.Therefore I thought that you stayed in a superior room , actually superior type is without window at our hotel but deluxe and deluxe river view type are with windows and wider than superior but our all staff enraptured for your stay at the hotel , if you had comfortable and convenience while stayed at our hotel just one night .There're three room types at our hotel.These are superior, deluxe and deluxe river view at the hotel. We enjoyed for the wonderful experiences at our hotel . You can suggest for our hotel. Your suggestions accepted the support and valued things to be excellent service and hotel. You are warmly invited to stay at our hotel if you will have next trip to Yangon again .A lot of thanks for your review. Wish you all the best Thanks and regards
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Han W wrote a review Jun 2024
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
+1
3.0 of 5 bubbles
A nice location hotel in Yangon Downtown near China town. Buffet breakfast included in rooftop. Spa service available and there is also a bar in rooftop. The staffs are helpful and kind. Rooms for day use also available. The rooms are not sound proof and can be heard sounds from nearby rooms but not clearly.
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Date of stay: June 2024Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Advanced booking recommended.
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Michelle C wrote a review Dec 2019
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Love the location, cleanliness, English speaking friendly staffs, good service, strong wifi, nice strong shower and affordable price. Not too bad English tv channels. Will recommend this hotel to anyone coming to Yangon. Good value for money!!
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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Response from HotelBalmi, Executive Reservation & Guest Relation at Hotel Balmi
Responded 5 Mar 2020
Dear Valuable Guest, Greetings from Hotel Balmi Yangon We're very pleased to respond your review and recommendation. We are very happy that you had wonderful experiences while stayed at the hotel. We agreed your recommendation as the valued things to be forward excellent service and to have good impression and quality of the hotel.So, you can suggest anytime by any recommendations. A lot of thanks for your review Wish you all the best
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nicola d wrote a review Dec 2019
Hampshire, United Kingdom
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Great location for the major sightseeing.
Very clean and comfortable modern rooms with all mod cons.
Beds are large and comfy, excellent shower.
Food in restaurant is great, good choices and catered for my non meat diet.
Staff very friendly and extremely helpful. Speak good English.

Ideal downtown hotel.

Felt very safe walking around, night and day.

Definitely recommend and will be staying again, before we leave for home.
Only 30min taxi to airport if no traffic.
1hr if heavy traffic
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from HotelBalmi, Executive Reservation & Guest Relation at Hotel Balmi
Responded 5 Mar 2020
Dear Valuable Guest, Greetings from Hotel Balmi Yangon We're very pleased to respond your review and recommendation. We are very happy that you had wonderful experiences while stayed at the hotel. We agreed your recommendation as the valued things to be forward excellent service and to have good impression and quality of the hotel.So, you can suggest anytime by any recommendations. A lot of thanks for your review Wish you all the best
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Andybbbbo wrote a review Dec 2019
Chesterfield
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent quiet hotel in a great location, nice clean and modern rooms with comfy bed.
Good breakfast even for western customers,
With nice views over the river.
Most of all amazing staff who could not do enough to please.
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Date of stay: November 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from HotelBalmi, Executive Reservation & Guest Relation at Hotel Balmi
Responded 5 Mar 2020
Dear Valuable Guest, Greetings from Hotel Balmi Yangon We're very pleased to respond your review and recommendation. We are very happy that you had wonderful experiences while stayed at the hotel. We agreed your recommendation as the valued things to be forward excellent service and to have good impression and quality of the hotel.So, you can suggest anytime by any recommendations. A lot of thanks for your review Wish you all the best
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Kenzia Ramires Buendia wrote a review Aug 2019
+1
5.0 of 5 bubbles
We were greeted by the friendly security guard from the moment we arrived, and he led us up to the lobby for check in. Staff were cheerful, sincere and courteous ALL THE TIME, and also spoke good English. Check in and check out were hassle-free. The hotel was brand new, our room was very clean and had everything we need, and room service was also available if needed. A Burmese-style buffet Breakfast was included in our room rates, had at a small area on level 8, believed to be the hotel restaurant/bar.
The hotel was located on a street with lots of roadside food stalls, as well as many hole-in-the-wall diners, which we frequently patronised. Hotel was also within walking distance of many attractions and malls. (Between 5-45mins)

Highly recommended hotel, extremely value-for-money, good location, high level of service, very clean and modern, and super-friendly staff who never fail to make your day.

Thank you for this wonderful experience and the fantastic service during our stay in Hotel Balmi Yangon! We hope to see you soon! X

Kenzie
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from HotelBalmi, Executive Reservation & Guest Relation Officer at Hotel Balmi
Responded 21 Aug 2019
Dear Kenzie, I am very pleased and enjoyed about your highly and strongly recommendations for our hotel.I had enjoyments about good services of our staff for you because our duties are to offer and serve the best services for our every single guest who visit and stay on moment or long length time at our hotel and you're a vaulable guest for us.So,I hope you to meet and stay with us again.I wish you to be a person who has good luck ,good health and warmly family , friends and environs.Thank you very much your recommendations for our hotel. 😊😊😊😊😊🇲🇲🇲🇲🇲🇲🇲🇲🙏🙏🙏🙏 Thank you.
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sentraveller07 wrote a review Jul 2019
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
5.0 of 5 bubbles
It was a amazing experience to stay there. Room was very clean, love the deco of the room and the service of the staffs was super! .

And it’s easy to access to downtown area and it will be good for business travelers. And they also offer room service. Breakfast was great and we can also see the wonderful view when you are having a breakfast.

Can’t wait to come back and stay there again.

Thank u guys!!!
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Date of stay: July 2019
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
Trip type: Travelled on business
Room Tip: Best service
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Response from HotelBalmi, Executive Reservation & Guest Relation Officer at Hotel Balmi
Responded 30 Jul 2019
Dear Sentraveller07, Thank you for your reviewed descriptions for our hotel.Very pleased because of your pleasant reviews of attention on our hotel and your support by reviewing is cheering for our trying.So,we keep trying for our every single guest. Thank you!!!
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Poppy K wrote a review Oct 2023
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
2.0 of 5 bubbles
We book a deluxe room at 10 am on Nov 1st but have to wait for about an hour.
How is it managing the booking and room?Over all it's good last time we visited. We already have visited for two times before. But this time really disappointed.
From the reception , all I got is to wait for a minute again and again.In the photos as you can see a lot of people waiting in the lobby...no drinks...no apologies...further more ....no enough chair to wait...All I have to say is "D I S A P P O I N T "
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Date of stay: November 2023
3.0 of 5 bubblesValue
4.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
1.0 of 5 bubblesService
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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MSM3009 asked a question Aug 2019
Puerto Rico84 contributions45 helpful votes
Does the hotel offer transportation from the airport?
Answer from Hotel Balmi
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar2 contributions
Dear, We can arrange to offer transportation with charges from the airport.
Han W wrote a tip Jun 2024
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar19 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
"Advanced booking recommended."
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Yan A wrote a tip Jan 2023
4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"We family from London to Yangon,Myanmar for holiday. If I compare the hotels in London to HOTEL BALMI, we strongly recommend to HOTEL BALMI"
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Verry wrote a tip Dec 2019
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam3 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
"If you spend a little more, it is nice to have a window in the room."
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Tamara A wrote a tip Nov 2019
28 contributions41 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"Lots of street-eats nearby, also Beer Street!"
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sentraveller07 wrote a tip Jul 2019
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar61 contributions13 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"Best service"
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PRICE RANGE
₹1,921 - ₹2,505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
MyanmarYangon RegionYangon (Rangoon)
NUMBER OF ROOMS
42
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Balmi
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel Balmi?
Nearby attractions include Yangon Chinatown (0.4 km), Kheng Hock Keong Chinese Temple (0.3 km), and Guanyin temple Yangon (0.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Balmi?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and free breakfast.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel Balmi?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Balmi?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel Balmi?
Yes, free parking, a parking garage, and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel Balmi?
Conveniently located restaurants include 19th Street, Yangon, KOSAN 19th St. Snack & Bar, and Home Sweet Home.
Does Hotel Balmi have airport transportation?
Yes, Hotel Balmi offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does Hotel Balmi offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to a business centre and meeting rooms during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hotel Balmi?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Chinese, and Burmese.
Are there any historical sites close to Hotel Balmi?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Immaculate Conception Cathedral (2.1 km), Aung San Suu Kyi House (5.8 km), and Martyrs Mausoleum (3.2 km).
Does Hotel Balmi have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the city view available here.
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