Belmond Governor's Residence, Yangon
Yangon, Myanmar
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1920’s Mansion Stay in Enchanting Myanmar

Tick enchanting Myanmar off your bucket list when you stay in the culturally-rich riverside city of Yangon, where ancient temples and glittering high-rises meet bustling bazaars. Stay at the colonial-style Belmond Governor’s Residence; a 1920’s mansion-turned-hotel rated the top hotel in Yangon and only ten minutes from the famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Includes daily buffet breakfast, two dinners, nightly cocktails and private return airport transfers.

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2018 is fast becoming a year of heading off the beaten track and turning the less obvious destinations into the obvious choices for travellers in search of rich cultural experiences and new adventures that most have not yet discovered. Share exciting tales of colonial history, ancient pagodas and sprawling local markets with your friends after you return from exploring the lesser discovered paths of beautiful Myanmar, easily reached via direct flights from most Asian capitals.

What You’ll Love…

The Hotel – Private airport transfers will drop you at a 1920’s mansion-turned-hotel

Rated #1 of 171 hotels in Yangon on TripAdvisor, the timeless mansion boasts five bars and eateries, The Governer’s Oasis wellness centre, sunbed-lined freshwater swimming pool, complimentary bikes and an intimate four suites and 45 rooms.

Nestled in the leafy Embassy Quarter of Yangon, Belmond Governor’s Residence blends high-end luxury with a tranquil haven, providing the ideal oasis close to spectacular cultural attractions.

The Room – Local timber adorned with sumptuous silk

Wake up in a 39sqm Deluxe Room adorned with timber furniture, hardwood floors, local cottons and silks, and featuring double or twin bedding, a sofa bed and seating area.

VIP Upgrade: Indulge a little more space and extravagance with a 42sqm Governor’s Room adorned with timeless wood carvings and modern luxuries. Enjoy a king bed or two queens, walk-in shower and a writing desk.

The Food – Enjoy daily breakfast, two dinners and nightly cocktails for two

Start each day with a delicious buffet breakfast and end each evening with a nightly cocktail each. On one night of your stay enjoy an a la carte dinner at Mandalay where you can choose from dishes such as nine-hour slow cooked pork ribs, New Zealand rack of lamb, 12-hour beer-braised beef cheeks and more. On another night of your stay you can indluge in a Burmese tiffin dinner featuring a buffet spread of authentic Burmese salads and curries with a selection of Myanmar desserts, plus one glass of beer or wine per person.

Bonus: Extend your stay to five nights and enjoy nightly dinners - three a la carte dinners at Mandalay and two Burmese tiffin buffet dinners.

See & Do – Ancient temples, colonial mansions, art and culture

Set on the fork of the Yangon River, Myanmar’s largest city is home to a captivating mix of glittering temples, British colonial architecture, futuristic high-rises, parks and lakes, and an emerging restaurant and bar scene. Immerse yourself in culture and history at the Shwedagon Pagoda – one of Buddhism's most sacred sites, adorned with 27 metric tonnes of gold leaf – encounter the huge reclining Buddha at the Chauk-htat-gyi temple, visit General Aung San's mausoleum, admire the view from Yangon’s tallest building the Sakura Tower and peruse Burmese jade, teak carvings and other souvenirs at Bogyoke Aung San Market.

Perfect for a cultural getaway

Soak up the Myanmar culture amid five-star luxury and enjoy the ultimate culture-filled escape.

Valid for travel until 30 September 2019 (bookings must be made before 31 August 2019).

Surcharge: A non-refundable surcharge per room, per night, applies and is payable at time of booking. Dates and prices are identified in the Booking Calendar.

1 October 2018 - 31 March 2019

Check Availability: To confirm your dates of stay at purchase, click on 'Check Availability' and select your preferred package. Use the calendar to browse and select available dates. Dates with a surcharge are identified.

Buy Now Book Later: If you want to secure this offer and don't know when you want to travel please select 'Buy Now & Book Later'. This will secure your package and give you the flexibility to choose your travel dates - within the book by and validity period and subject to availability. To select dates post purchase, simply select 'My Escapes' under the 'My Account' tab and follow the prompts.

7-Day Change of Mind ‘No Questions Asked’ Refund Guarantee: Things don’t always work out. Our 7-day Change of Mind Guarantee is there to help. Within 7 days of purchase we’ll happily provide a full refund on cancellation of your escape (so long as you don’t have a confirmed booking/stay in the next 14 days).

Feel Like Changing your Dates? No worries… You can make one (1) change to the date of your booking provided the change is made no less than 45 days before the start of your original booking date and provided you choose dates which are of an equal value and are available. Any change to booking dates is subject to and must be made online in accordance with our Terms and Conditions.

Deluxe Room - Package valid for two adults

Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity is two adults and two children or three adults and one child. See the 'Extra Guest Policy' below:

Extra Guest Policy: One additional guest (aged 12 years and over) may stay for a surcharge of US$50 per night, sleeping on a rollaway bed with accommodation and breakfast only. Payable directly to the hotel.

Child Policy: Up to two children (aged 11 years and under) may stay free of charge sleeping on a daybed with accommodation and breakfast only. An extra rollaway bed can be provided free of charge.

Baby Policy: One infant (aged one year and under) may stay free of charge and will count towards maximum room occupancy. A cot can be provided by the hotel free of charge.

Governor’s Room - Package valid for two adults

Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity is two adults and one child. See the 'Child Policy' below:

Extra Guest Policy: No additional guests permitted.

Child Policy: One child (aged five years and under) may stay free of charge sleeping on existing bedding with accommodation and breakfast only.

Baby Policy: One infant (aged one year and under) may stay free of charge and will not count towards maximum room occupancy. A cot can be provided by the hotel free of charge.

Connecting rooms are not available.

Dining inclusions do not include beverages (unless otherwise stated). Menus are subject to change without notice.

Please note that full terms and conditions apply. Refer to website's terms and conditions.

  • Five bars and eateries (additional cost)
  • Wellness centre (additional cost)
  • Freshwater swimming pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Bicycles
  • On-site boutique shop (additional cost)
  • Babysitting services (additional cost)

Getting to Yangon is easy. Regular flights are available with Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and Cathay Pacific, departing most Australian capital cities with as little as one stopover en route and an approximate flight time of 14 hours. Alternatively, direct flights are available from most major Asian capital cities.

The hotel is approximately a 45-minute drive from Yangon International airport.

Return airport transfers are included in your package

Need Flights? We have a dedicated team who are able to assist with all your flight requirements. If you need a stopover or are looking at travelling to more destinations, our team can help. Contact our flights concierge team using the phone number on our website.

Belmond Governor's Residence, Yangon
35 Taw Win Road, Dagon Township, Yangon, Myanmar
This hotel surpassed expectations and was our favourite during our holiday to Myanmar. A real oasis in the hustle and bustle of a busy city. It’s a beautiful place and very relaxing. The food was excellent and staff very friendly. We didn’t want to leave! Good location too as you can walk into town.
- TripAdvisor
This hotel does not miss a beat! The grounds are gorgeous, the rooms meet your every need and the food is outstanding. It is an oasis in a bustling city. The service is also impeccable, making the whole experience just perfect. We arrived late and were greeted with cold towels and a cold fresh drink. Everything in the room smelled great, even the tissues! After a long day of sight seeing my husband and son enjoyed the beautiful pool. When it began to rain someone magically appeared with an umbrella to walk me to the main house for drinks and dinner. I highly recommend this boutique hotel, it is charming and feels like you are in Myanmar.
- TripAdvisor
Stayed with a girl friend for 4 nights. Couldn't have been happier with choice of accommodation. Like an Oasis in the bustling city of Rangoon. Close to Pagoda and only 10 mins from City centre (traffic dependant). Comfortable, spacious rooms, lovely pool and super stylish, old Colonial feel (think high ceilings, fans). Staff went over and above to make the stay special from the General Manger, the fabulous Executive Chef to the desk staff and waiters. This really is a 5 star choice.
- TripAdvisor