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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Im a badget traveller . I heard a good review so after arriving to the bus stop at 3am , i went to this hotel . I had to wait a few hours in the reception but they let us checked in around 6am . There was no bed bug when I slept day time in the same bed .... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

We stayed one week at royal guest house because during the Waterfestival it was really hard to find an accommodation. We had two different rooms. The first one smelled very bad, there was mold on the walls and no window. After the Waterfestival we could move to another room (we asked the staff). Nice room with window, small balcony and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Stayed here twice on my last trip to Myanmar. Prices have gone up since my last visit 5 years ago. But the rooms are a bit better, aircon is controlable, fan works. For central Mandalay a single (double for 1 person) at $15 with aircon/bathroom/breakfast is reasonable value now. The lady staff were really good to chat to and helpful.... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the 20$ rooms, don't stay on the bottom floor, cause the noise from plumbing is horrible, the rooms facing the street are nice. What makes this hotel really comfortable is the male night shift, the guys are friendly and polite, ladies seem bit tired of the job and tourists. One thing we didn't like is when asking... More 

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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

Nothing special, just another guest house. The building is a little strange at first, then ko after you get used to the stairs. Location is good, and there is a scooter renting shop just around the corner.

Thank elquebraley
Mandalay Region, Myanmar
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

I've stayed in a few places during my trip in Myanmar and Royal Guesthouse is by far the best one. It is extremely clean - that's all I seen the staff do when there was free time. Speaking of the staff, they were so kind and helpful - excellent English! Nice hot water for the showers. I stayed in a... More 

1 Thank Bobby S
Taipei, Taiwan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

I took over night bus and arrived at Mandalay around 6am. I really worry about accomdiation due to check in time is 3pm normally. And I haven't book yet. But royal guest house help me to clean room and let me get in room at 7 am without extra charge. Besides, they over free breakfast and WiFi . Hot shower... More 

Thank tsaijingru
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

After arriving from Inle Lake at 3am with no place booked, our expectations were low. I was travelling with a friend, and we had met a very friendly couple on the way from Inle. As a group of four we strolled the streets at 3am looking for anywhere that our GPS and guide books highlighted. After finding a few places... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

Hai..I come from Indonesia. I stay 1 night in this hotel and i really like this budget hotel. The staff is very charm,polite and helpful. Staff really try their best to help quest. I got 1 experience when whole staffs surround me try to give me information about Mandalay lol. I take USD 10 per night and its really worthed.... More 

Thank Reinaldo M
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Our stay at the Royal Guest House was fine. We got a double room with ac. Although the AC unit felt like it was going to break down soon, that luckily did not happen. The furniture looked a little bit old, and the bathroom definitively required renovation works. However, the (young) staff definitively improved our stay. They are really kind... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Royal Guest House

Address: 41 25th Street, Mandalay, Myanmar
Location: Myanmar > Mandalay Region > Mandalay
Number of rooms: 178
Also Known As:
Royal Guest House Hotel Mandalay
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