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Mingalar Inn

Phaung Daw Pyan Road | Mingalar Qr., Nyaungshwe, Myanmar
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Ranked #6 of 23 Nyaungshwe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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New york
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ok, the rooms are a bit primitive, but the staff is lovely, the breakfast is very good, they have a nice pool, but there are somethings that stop this from being a perfect stay, first as mentioned - you can certainly find nicer rooms in Nyaungshwe, and many better places to hang out (the layout really isn't all that conducive... More

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Thank you very much for staying in our place and the review. we recognize you because we help you to get back your daughter's swim suit from the bus and didn't charge for your daughter . We have some different type of room. Budget room types are not in the swimming pool part. The room prices are different and facility... More

Wellington, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We met some amazingly nice people when we were in Myanmar - it seems everyone in the country is adorable, but the staff here took the biscuit, even coming out to wave us off when we left. Thanks for a great stay guys! The hotel itself is very nice. We stayed on the cheaper side (meaning we couldn't use the... More

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Jakarta
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5-star rating for its great service and helpful owner and staff. I arrived in Nyaungshwe (Inle Lake) at 3 in the morning. After walking around the town, this is the only hostel that is accessible (having a door bell), and the only one whose staff were excitedly open the door for me and wake the owner up. The owner couple,... More

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Pitt Meadows, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
36 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for only 1 night because our main purpose was to visit Inle Lake for the day. Room had AC, was very spacious & clean. We had a balcony which was great to lounge & enjoy the view of garden area/street below. Wifi was great speed as we were able to Skype family members. Bathroom wasn't fancy but... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has a brand new pool, one of only two in town. The staff were very friendly and the breakfasts were fantastic and huge. We stayed in an upstairs suite with balcony. The decor was out-dated but the room was spacious and air-conditioned. For $50, this place was great value.

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Melbourne
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5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Very pleased with this place. Great standard for Myanmar. Edible (and plentiful) breakfast, serviceable wifi connection, and a good location close to all you need in the town. The staff were very helpful and pleasant, and nothing seemed like too much trouble. The room was huge and had comfortable chairs, bed and great natural light. There's also a book exchange... More

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Europe
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47 reviews 47 reviews
33 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I stayed for two nights in Mingalar Inn and I enjoyed it very much.I had a huge,beautifully decorated room in the old building.Service was excellent and professional and staff very friendly and helpful.Breakfast was huge and tasty.Every afternoon they offered me a free fruit juice which was delicious.Location is also very good.Wifi was hard to connect to but I think... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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51 reviews 51 reviews
17 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The two best things about this place was their location and service. From the get go the staff were so welcoming and so helpful. They would always go out of their way to make sure we were enjoying our stay not only at their property, but in Inle Lake in general. They helped us book a boat tour and also... More

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Cologne, Germany
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We stayed in this very well located hotel on a second floor room with a balcony. The room was clean and good for the basics. Because there was a lot of noise as the workers were building a pool, we got a discount of 5 % without asking for it. The ladies at the desk have been very helpful und... More

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New York City, New York
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53 reviews 53 reviews
48 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed in one of the cheaper rooms. They all cost the same price, but vary in quality. A friend had a great airy second floor room with balcony, while we got a room under the breakfast patio (dark, small, though comfortable). Rooms were clean and comfy. We only saw the newly built rooms from the outside. Looked really nice.... More

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Address: Phaung Daw Pyan Road | Mingalar Qr., Nyaungshwe, Myanmar
Location: Myanmar > Shan State > Nyaungshwe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Min Ga Lar Inn (family Hotel) Mingalar Inn is a family owned hotel and location is excellent. Rooms are beautifully decorated and with garden. Especially the bamboo decoration designs.Free Wi-Fi and Free breakfast. The Breakfast we offer is the best in town. Traditional breakfast or complementary breakfast are available. Now Mingalar Inn have two different building . The original building is for the budget traveler and The new building is Junior suite room type with swimming pool. We arrange all kind of ticketing service for your convenience and tour around the lake, Boat trip, Pindaya cave ,Kakku and Vineyards &Winery (for sunset). Best price offer for airport transfer. ... more   less 
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