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Golden Rock Hotel Kyaikhtiyo

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Overview
Yathe Taung base camp Near Kyaiktiyo Pagoda, Kyaikto Myanmar See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
3 Star accommodation
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Relax14593074214
203
Reviewed 1 week ago
From the exit of the cable car, about 3 min walking. There is a guy to stop you asking for paying 10,000 kyats for foreign visitor.
No expectation because there only few hotel on the top of this mountain area.
Most local people sleep on the floor of the pagoda ( maybe nice if there are stars).
The room is just OK, similar to the $20 room of the hotel in other towns.
But it is worth to stay overnight for the spectacular Golden Rock night light.
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Kevin H
Kilsyth
44
Reviewed Jun 22, 2018
You have reviews of this great hotel so i will tell you about our tour of the Golden Rock. we went with Buffalo Tours which were just great they went out of their way to look after us ,our Guide was Ko Zaw Min Oo who i cant say enough good things about. Now Kyaikhityo or Golden Rock is a must see place if you are going to Myanmar its about 3 to 4 hours out of Yangon so it might be a great idea to stay at the Golden Rock Hotel for a night, the Golden Rock is and immense Bloulder perched precariously on the side of a cliff, make the walk up to its glittering facade and take in the incredible views you will love it, happy traveing.
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s5351b
San Jose
4454
Reviewed Feb 22, 2018
Some people complain that this hotel rooms are pricey. THey are but this is best hotel near the Golden Rock and they are a must when you want to see the sunset . There are no better alternatives

Nice views from the window. The clean hotel room provides the basics - shower with hot water, comfortable bed, etc. WiFi only works at the lobby but not in the room . Food in restaurant was OK. The staff is very polite and welcoming.
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supertraveltracy
cape town
13257
Reviewed Jan 29, 2018via mobile
We were very happy with our choice!
The top of the mountain is busy and loud, a 20 min walk down to this hotel was well worth it.
It’s in the forest and very quiet.
Wonderful friendly staff.
Lovely terrace to have sundowners.
Large spotless room with comfy bed.
Nice big shower.
There is good aircon but we didn’t need it. We slept with windows open( there are mosquito screens).
Nice breakfast.
Only reason I didn’t give it 5 stars is the cost of the dinner - in dollars - we ate our own snacks.
Nevertheless I recommend it and would stay here again.
Thank supertraveltracy
Horst K
11338
Reviewed Dec 24, 2017via mobile
There are at least two hotels under this name. Talking about the one right on top of the mountain about ten minutes to the Entrance of the pagoda it is necessary to say that we were there in summer but we should have taken a complete winter equipment like the Burmese do. Especially when staying Overnight in order to see the sunrise which in our case was not worth waiting for. The hotel offers little service at a maximum price. Cold shower, old toilet, thin walls. So thin in fact that the wind blew into the room. A sleeping bag open air is more honest. Breakfast a desolation in a windy hall. Maybe the ongoing restauration makes the pricy adventure worth going. For the time being: stay in the valley!
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Description
The Golden Rock Hotel is a vantage point commanding unique breath taking views of the surrounding mountain ranges and spectacular sunsets – sights that will leave a lasting impression. Uniquely situated in an More idyllic setting amid lush tropical vegetation and age-old rocks, the Golden Rock Hotel is ideal for relaxation and meditation on your trip to Kyaiktiyo.Just a 45-minute hike to the Kyaiktiyo Pagoda (Golden Rock Pagoda), the Golden Rock Hotel is one of the only properties offering international class accommodation and facilities to travelers.Accommodation is in individual chalets strategically placed on more than three acres of wooded terrain on Mt. Kyaiktiyo. The distinctive shape of each building resembles the shape of a hermit’s hat, taking full advantage of different elevations and architecturally designed to assure privacy for each room. This hotel is a perfect hideout, far-away from the busy city, yet it is located only 2 miles away from the world famous “Golden Rock Pagoda” which is distinguished as one of the most awe-inspiring places in the world.We are the proud recipient of the international “Millennium Golden Award” for Commercial Prestige for Customers’ Satisfaction and the “Green Standard Hotels Award” by the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism. Taking pride in our eco-friendly and sustainable operating systems we strive for a “Greener Myanmar”. A few of our eco-friendly efforts would include the mini-dam that was especially built on the premises for collecting natural mountain spring water for the exclusive use of the hotel. Our garden thrives in biodiversity consisting of blooming orchids, many varieties of butterflies and our own organic fruit patch. Some of these fruits are placed on your table to offer the best meal experience.Golden Rock Hotel has been the most preferred amongst visitors to this sacred site for our service, facilities and our ability to go above and beyond our guests’ expectations. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
55
Also Known As
Golden Rock Hotel Kyaikhtiyo Myanmar/Kyaikto
Location
Myanmar > Mon State > Kyaikto
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
55
Also Known As
Golden Rock Hotel Kyaikhtiyo Myanmar/Kyaikto
Location
Myanmar > Mon State > Kyaikto
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Dining (5)
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Soo J
November 3, 2016|
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Response from m_maung | Reviewed this property |
There are two numbers below - the hotel number and the main office in Yangon, respectively. 09 250356275 or 01-2306035
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Room Tips
"Rooms in 1st floor, facing to the back to view the mountain maybe the best"
Relax14593074214
1 week ago
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"Take a tourch for the walk,"
trish603
Dec 21, 2016
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"Ask for the honeymoon suite or a room with a view of the Golden Rock."
petercrawley
Nov 14, 2016
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"top floor rooms"
Q9427HCannak
Feb 13, 2016
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