Best Places to Stay in Yangon

A contemporary city stay with fun family rooms and smarter premier options for couples or business travellers. Rooms are well equipped with the latest facilities and amenities, including a minibar and WiFi.

Hlegu (Burmese: ) is a town in the Hlegu Township of Yangon Region, Myanmar. It is located on both sides of the Ngamoyeik River.

1. Sule Pagoda Hotel

The Sule Pagoda Hotel is located in downtown Yangon in a welcoming neighborhood appreciated for its noteworthy temples. The hotel features free parking, a health club and an outdoor pool. Its 484 rooms include deluxe rooms, club suites and one-bedroom apartments.

All rooms feature a flat-screen cable/satellite TV, air conditioning and a mini bar. Some have a balcony, while others come with a view of the city center.

The hotel also has several bars and restaurants, including Traders Cafe, Summer Palace Chinese Restaurant, Gallery Bar and Peacock Lounge. There are also numerous meeting spaces. Its spa offers a sauna and steam room, as well as massage services. The hotel is a popular choice among travellers looking for hotels in downtown Yangon.

2. Sule Pagoda View Hotel

This 5-star hotel is located a short walk from Sule Pagoda, Bogyoke Market and many historic buildings. It offers free Wi-Fi, a fitness centre and an outdoor pool.

The hotel’s 484 spacious rooms feature elegant contemporary decor and executive-style furnishings. Room service is available 24/7. Horizon Club Rooms and Suites offer additional privileges.

The resort’s extensive facilities include a swimming pool, sauna, steam room and a fitness center. It also has a full range of meeting spaces and a spa with massage services.

The hotel’s restaurants serve Asian and international cuisines. Cafe Sule and Summer Palace are among the most popular dining options. The hotel’s elegant bars are also worth a visit.

3. Sule Pagoda View Hotel

The hotel’s facilities are first class. There’s a large gym, well equipped with modern LifeFitness cardio and weight machines as well as free weights. There’s a separate sauna and steam room too.

The rooms are spacious and elegant. They come with all the usual amenities and a balcony with a view of either the city, Shwedagon Pagoda or the river. There’s also a selection of Horizon Club rooms which come with extra privileges and an even higher level of service.

Dining and drinking options are plentiful. The hotel’s Café Sule serves a delicious breakfast buffet and also features theme nights including Japanese, seafood and pasta. The Summer Palace restaurant also offers Cantonese cuisine and there’s a stylish Gallery Bar.

4. Sule Pagoda View Hotel – Deluxe

A modern 5-star hotel with a sizeable pool, a large gym and an excellent service. It’s within walking distance of the Sule Pagoda and also Scotts Market.

It has 484 spacious rooms which vary in style and view (some with a lovely Shwedagon Pagoda view). Upgrade to the Horizon Club Room for extra privileges.

The hotel serves an extensive buffet for breakfast for a small extra charge. The restaurant is also open for lunch and dinner with theme nights including a Japanese night, seafood night and pasta night. The hotel has an outdoor pool and a sauna as well as a fitness centre and a spa with massage services.

5. Sule Pagoda View Hotel – Family Room

Situated diagonally across from Bogyoke Aung San Market and a short walk from Sule Pagoda, this hotel is the perfect base for exploring Yangon. It has a fitness center, an outdoor pool and meeting facilities. There are also a variety of restaurants on-site, including Summer Palace, which serves Cantonese food.

This hotel is located in the city center, within a 10-minute drive of Shwedagon Pagoda and Yangon International Airport. It offers a rooftop terrace and free private parking on site.

Guests can enjoy an in-room refrigerator and a flat-screen TV. There are also a range of on-site dining options, including Traders Cafe and Peacock Lounge. The hotel is suitable for families and groups looking for a budget option close to local attractions.

6. Sule Pagoda View Hotel – Superior Room

Sule Pagoda View Hotel offers guests elegant comforts and a warm atmosphere. It is located in downtown Yangon and is a short taxi ride to many of the city’s top attractions.

Superior Room with Street View offers complete facilities and a contemporarily furnished room. The room is a popular choice amongst business travelers, families and couples.

The hotel is also a 10-minute drive to Shwedagon Pagoda, making it easy to reach one of Myanmar’s most iconic monuments. It is also within walking distance of Bogyoke Aung San Market and China Town. The hotel also offers convenient parking and free Wi-Fi. Guests can enjoy a range of premium amenities including an outdoor pool, gym, and spa with massage services.

7. Sule Pagoda View Hotel – Executive Room

Originally known as the Traders Hotel this beautiful property was re-branded in 2014 after extensive refurbishment. The hotel is a great choice for anyone wanting to experience Myanmar before it evolves into mass tourism. It is just a seven minutes walk to the Bogyoke Aung San market and China Town with the Shwedagon Pagoda also nearby.

All rooms feature a modern interior with carpeted floors and colorful watercolor paintings of local landmarks. Upgrade to a Horizon Club room for more space and stunning city views. Guests can choose from a variety of restaurants at the resort including a deli, summer palace restaurant and the gallery bar. The resort also offers a gym, spa and a sauna.

8. Sule Pagoda View Hotel – Suite

The largest hotel in town, this luxury property is one of the most upscale in the city. Unwind in a spacious deluxe room decorated in rich blue tones and hardwood accents or upgrade to a Club Room for privileges like free happy hour drinks.

All 484 modern rooms feature high ceilings, carpeted floors and bright watercolor paintings of local landmarks. Choose a deluxe room to enjoy panoramic views of downtown Yangon, or opt for a suite with a terrace and lounge area.

Located in the heart of Yangon, this property is just a short walk from Bogyoke Market and Sule Pagoda. The hotel offers guests a spa, sauna and fitness centre.