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Golden Empress Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 30*
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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a very comfortable family run hotel positioned in a convenient part of town. The room was large with comfortable beds and spotlessly clean. Breakfasts were prepared fresh with good options. There was always seconds available. The staff spoke very good English and were always available for help and advice. They really made you feel welcome. Another positive is...

Thank Rick-Nystrom
Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Golden Empress was the best hotel of my stay in Myanmar. The room was very comfortable - nice bathroom, no mosquitoes, comfy bed, very clean, and very quiet. The breakfast was also quite nice, and they keep of stock of bottled water that you are free to access at any time. The best feature, however, was the extended family...

Thank Maryanne G
Paris, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms are big and spacious , great location , great breakfast with pancakes and avocado . The family who runs this hotel are really really helpful. Do not hesitated if you are looking for a good place to stayed at Inle lake .

Thank boblezob
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We stayed here for 4 nights and loved it. The hotel is in a great location close to good food and bars, in a relaxed traveler area. The family that runs this place is so very helpful. My husband has some weird food allergies, so they hooked us up with Shan noodles every morning (and wouldn't accept my attempts to...

Thank Suzanne P
Reviewed 6 March 2017

we were $ of us and enjoyed our stay in the hotel. It is one of the first hotel in this area and has a lot of wood. rooms in the front are better then in the back where a drainage flows. bed are comfortable and linen impeccable. Break fast was good. location is good. It is quiet yet near...

Thank benjiob
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights in March. The B&B as such is nice and warm in its atmosphere, everything very clean. Very nice breakfast. Not the most modern place to stay, but what really makes this place fantastic is the extremely helpful and welcoming host family. We hed a few incidents and requests during our stay (lost mobile, terrible night...

Thank efzet
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We stayed here last month. We rode a bus from Yangon to Inle and arrived at the hotel at 4am. I think this is a family owned establishment where in the staff are all relatives/part owners. Spacious rooms with fast internet, unlimited coffee, complimentary water and a well thought out breakfast. Thanor (?), the main female staff is very helpful...

Thank Pia L
Western Norway, Norway
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We were recommended this hotel by a friend from Yangon and it was a good choice. This seems to be a popular hotel,- many guests had written greetings on a big blackboard by the breakfast area. We had a spacious room upstairs with a large balcony and ok bathroom. Breakfast was very good. WiFi worked fairly ok, but as we...

Thank T3T
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The rooms here are not cheap, as the standard maintained in this hotel is quite high. They take good care of the guests, and the rooms are very cozy with wooden finishing. It's a great place to stay during your visit to Inle Lake. It's located close to the main market area as well.

Thank pratik_bhaumik
SeaTac, Washington
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This is a five-year-old hotel with remodeled rooms, paneled in warm wood, good AC, lighting, plenty of hot water, comfortable beds, fridg full of bottles of cold water and breakfast of eggs, juice, toast, fruit etc. The owner reserved us a private boat for day trip around Lake Inle for $15 for the day, far better than we could have...

Thank pwiser

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just re-opened after extensive renovation. Previous name was GOLDEN EXPRESS HOTEL. All rooms are with hardwood floor and wood panels. Hot shower 24/7. Restaurants, tour agencies nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Golden Empress Hotel

Address: 19, Phaung Taw Pyan St | Mingalar Quarter, Nyaung Shwe 06081, Myanmar
Region: Myanmar > Shan State > Nyaung Shwe
Price Range: ₹ 1,735 - ₹ 2,570 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Golden Empress Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“The room was a bit dark, having a balcony or window helps. Not sure if they all have one.”
suzannep389, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“front room with balcony is best”
benjiob, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for one or two upstairs room with large balconies”
pwiser, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“4 bedded room”
wyen, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Better take the rooms of the highest category, they are much bigger than the cheapest ones.”
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