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Belmond Governor's Residence

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   35 Taw Win Road | Dagon Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the beginning and end of a month long trip to Burma earlier this year. It's a great place to recover from jet lag - a peaceful setting away from the chaos of downtown Yangon with a lovely pool and helpful staff. Be warned - there's nothing of a remotely similar standard in Bagan, Inle or Mandalay! Ask... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about this hotel is magical- however one thing sticks out. The Yoghurt that we had this morning, Annie's all natural yoghurt, was the best yoghurt my girlfriend and I have ever tasted. My compliments to the chef!

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Taipei, Taiwan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location is best in Yangon, surrounding by numerous embassy houses in the area, safe and pleasurable to take a morning walk nearby, before having breakfast. The complimentary breakfast is excellent, wide choice of food (both local and international). Sitting by the poolside, having delicious and nutritious breakfast is a very enjoyable moment to start with the day, The staff are... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only one word to describe our experience...it's excellent. I love everything about this place. Colonial feel, friendly staff. The hotel also organize stuff like free tour to a local market and free cocktails for happy hour in the evening. However, I am sure the bell boys cooked up a scheme with the taxi driver for one of our trips which... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We stayed at this lovely venue before and after touring more widely in the country. It had the best breakfast I have had in a hotel in many years and excellent rooms. Felt more intimate that a large chain hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I cannot recommend this hotel enough! Beautiful grounds, excellent service, attentive staff, well-fitted out room in a teak setting. Live in Yangon but stayed for one night during the rainy season and it was a lovely break from the floods outside. The bathroom has a lovely stone bath and great amenities. The breakfast had great variety and thoroughly enjoyed the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is a lovely hotel from which to escape the hustle and bustle of Yangon. Everything was beautiful, including the staff and food. We enjoyed the pool, loved the breakfast and the service generally. The rooms are lovely (ours faced the garden), though a little dark. But we wouldn’t change anything. We went on their daily tour (travel like a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Lovely accommodation, friendly staff and great location.I would definitely recommend the Governors residence as a must stay at in Yangon. The walking tour through Chinatown was a highlight along with the curry night.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This hotel is quaint but luxurious in an understated way. The restaurants are amazing, the staff so lovely you want to spend time with them and the rooms are beautiful. I didn't use the pool but a lot of people did. Shower and bath both really good . I would probably ask for a room away from the back of... More

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GovernorsResidence, General Manager at Belmond Governor's Residence, responded to this review

Dear Traci C Thank you for writing and sharing your experience at the Governors Residence with the travelling community,we are please to hear that you enjoyed your time with us in Yangon. We have taken note of the barking dogs and will look into this to assure a pleasant rest at night. With best regards from the Gateway to the... More

Hertfordshire, UK
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13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Staying at the Governor's Residence was a holiday within a holiday. We arrived looking bedraggled at 7am in a monsoon downpour after an overnight bus journey, but were allowed to check-in to our rooms immediately which was hugely appreciated, as were the large and beautiful rooms and luxurious bathrooms. Later that afternoon a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine and handmade... More

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GovernorsResidence, General Manager at Belmond Governor's Residence, responded to this review

Dear Aye - See Mingala ba from the Governors Residence Our sincere appreciation goes out to Hertfordshire and yourself for finding the time to write and share your experience here with us. What a pleasure to read that you had a good time, we will for sure let the Chef know about his Pancake success. Thank you for your comments... More

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Address: 35 Taw Win Road | Dagon Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Location: Myanmar > Yangon Region > Yangon (Rangoon)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Belmond Governor's Residence 5*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
The Governor`s Residence By Orient-Express Hotel Yangon (Rangoon)
Governors Residence Yangon Rangoon
Governors Residence Hotel Yangon Rangoon
Belmond Governor's Residence Yangon, Myanmar

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