Reasonable value considering how expensive accommodation in Myanmar is. Clean, spacious rooms within wooden bungalows set in peaceful beautiful gardens. Staff are attentive and very helpful. Hot water in bathrooms. The main lady who I think is the hotel owner is absolutely lovely. The hotel is very far not only from old Bagan, and the touristy restaurants of Nyaung U, but also far out of new bagan, so make sure you take a torch to find your way back as the sun sets early. Headtorch is a must if you're biking because there are no lights on the push bikes, and lights on the ebikes are very dim. E bikes for rent from the hotel are good value for 8000 MMK per day (although beware the ebikes are not like the ones in England...they are essentially battery powered mopeds that ran out by lunchtime every day and are extremely difficult to manually pedal because of small wheels, heavy back, the bike base getting in the way of the pedalling etc. The hotel do say if it runs out of electricity you can call them and they will bring a new one, but when you're exploring Bagan, you're often down a dirt track exploring a temple with no one else around so there's no local phone from which to call them with (UK mobiles do not work in Myanmar)). Unfortunately the breakfast on the last day of our stay at Ruby True gave my partner extreme food poisoning. We are sure it was the breakfast, as everything else we both ate together and I was fine...just that last breakfast before we left for Mandalay later that day was the only thing I did not eat that he did. Despite eating 15 minutes after the breakfast was laid out, my partner said the rice and noodles were cold, and he had also had some cold sweet and sour chicken. I think it was either the cold meat or partially heated rice. The hotel is otherwise perfect, but I urge the hotel to look into the food safety matter closely, and they must not reheat rice or serve cold previously cooked chicken dishes. The staff and owner seem very diligent and attentive so I am sure they will look into the matter.
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