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Shwe Inn Tha Floating Resort

Inle Lake, Nyaungshwe, Myanmar
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Ranked #10 of 21 Hotels in Nyaungshwe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just so you know, when I choose a rating it is relative to my expectations and whether the stay delivers what I hoped for when booking. For instance, a cheap 25 dollar backpacker's hotel can have a rating of excellent from me, if it was clean, had hot water, and wifi. Shwe Inn Tha delivered me everything we wanted in... More 

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Lee-on-the-Solent, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked to stay at this hotel and after an hours taxi from the airport to the local town and another hours boat ride across the lake it looked lovely as we approached. Coming out of season we were the only guests and were soon checked into our villa on stilts. It was quickly apparent that everything was shut down... More 

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Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

the staff is extremely helpful and friendly but the location of the resort is not desirable. we were there for 3 days in total and there is absolutely nothing to do in the resort except to soak in the pool. the food in the restaurant is horrible and it is the only place we could go for dinner. the 2nd... More 

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hong kong
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

since i need to try floating resort in inle lake, so that i've booked at resort that i never did it before. the price is a bit high for me but that is ok. i love the terrace is quite near with main way of inle lake. little busy at sunset & early morning but sound is acceptable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Loved our stay at this hotel. It was such a great way to see the lake. We did do one night in town before coming here for 3 nights, but I don't think we would have felt short changed had we skipped that (though it was nice to be able to buy some wine to enjoy on our balcony). We... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

The Shwe Inn Tha Floating Resort was the most expensive hotel we've had on our Myanmar trip and it was the worst stay. The airconditioning did not work and over our stay of 2 nights they were not able to fix it. Also, motorboats pass right in front of the hotel (and our room terrasse) every other minute, starting from... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Beautiful setting- totally could not beat it. The wooden huts were sweet and well furnished inside, if a little chilly at night. Pool was immaculately clean and staff were kind and attentive. Dinner was average but breakfast was great. Wifi was good and reliable too. Pick a room that faces East so you can watch the sunrise. Breathtaking.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We really enjoyed our stay here - the hotel is comprised of quaint bungalows that are set directly above the lake. It feels a bit dated, and isn't luxurious, but it's charming. The food is uninspiring but well priced - whereas the cocktails are both excellent and cheap (especially at happy hour!) Also had a great experience at the spa.

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Willemstad, null, Netherlands Antilles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We researched this location on Trip Advisor before we chose this hotel. We picked this one because it has a pool. It is a truly magical experience to enter a hotel by boat. We were warmly greeted. Our family of 5 had 2 separate bungalows and they were very charming. The view from the rooms and all over this floating... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We stayed 3 nights with kids aged 3, 5 and 8. The family room was good with plently of room. However, the air con was not working in one of the rooms. A plug in conditioner was eventually provided on Day 2 but it did not get very cool (we did get the contents of the mini-bar free in compensation).... More 

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