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Belmond Governor's Residence Yangon

No. 35, Taw Win Road, Dagon Township, Northern Yangon, Yangon, Myanmar (Show on map)

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Formerly : The Governor's Residence Hotel

"Romantic, good service and good food..."

  • Emanuele, Italy
  • August 22, 2015
  • Area: Location: Northern Yangon
  • Rooms : 48

Room Types
Deluxe Garden View
Deluxe Garden View


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Features of Belmond Governor's Residence Yangon

24-hour front desk

24-hour room service

airport transfer

ATM/cash machine on site



bicycle rental

business center

car park


currency exchange

family room

laundry service

luggage storage



room service

safety deposit boxes



Sports and Recreation



outdoor pool


free Wi-Fi in all rooms

Wi-Fi in public areas


car park


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Operated under the prestigious Orient Express brand, this all-teak mansion has been restored to its former glory. The former official residence of a governor, Belmond Governor's Residence Yangon sits surrounded by a lotus garden. Excellently placed within the city's Embassy Quarter, guests are close to cultural sites such as the Golden Pagoda and the vibrant Bogyoke Market. What makes it even better is that the hotel can arrange these excursions for guests, along with a private car and a guide. After a day of sightseeing, why not relax with a massage treatment or a quick dip in the fan shaped pool. The hotel also has three dining venues in addition to 24-hour room service. Bask in the glory of a bygone era when you stay at the Belmond Governor's Residence Yangon.
Children and extra beds:
Infant 0-1 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 2-12 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding.

Guests over 12 years old are considered as adults.

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room policy for more details.

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Check-In From
2:00 PM

Check-Out Until
12:00 PM

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Brian H. Couples United Kingdom, September 12, 2015
Restored teak mansion

History, activities, staff
A overnight stopover before flying back to HK in Yangon at the end of our trip. The Governor's Residence was a great place to relax and wind down. Pretty close to the airport. Breakfast was delicious and relaxing - champagne, a harpist, mohinga and more international foods with fresh juice (my girlfriend loved the Annie's yogurt) on the patio of the hotel - an old teak mansion from the colonial period. We did a yoga class that the hotel organized in the morning. Went to Shwedagon Pagoda and into the center of the city for lunch via 15 minute taxi ride. Hotel is walking distance to the old Pegu Club, which was really cool. Took a tour of Chinatown organized by the hotel. Spent a lot of time in the bar playing board games and relaxing before leaving for the airport (1am flight). Staff was nice and very accommodating. Definitely not a cheap place to stay - prices quoted in USD and many were basically the same as what I would expect in NYC - but the grounds were beautiful. My only real complaint is that we checked out around 3pm and weren't leaving until 10pm - left our luggage with the front desk and it didn't ever seem to be put away, just off to the side in plain view of anyone entering or exiting the hotel.
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Emanuele F. Couples Italy, August 22, 2015
Perfect choice

Romantic, good service and good food
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Ma K. Couples Hong Kong, August 10, 2015
Perhaps the best in Yangon

Facilities; Staffs; historical ambience
A wonderful stay. It is the best hotel among the 4 hotels we stayed in Myanmar.
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Nearest transport:
  • Pyay Road Railway Station (0.6 Km)
Area recommended for:
  • culture
  • religious interests
  • sightseeing
Distance to airport:
  • Yangon International Airport (13.2 Km)
Customer comments:
  • "Breakfast" , "Pool" , "Staff"
Top attractions in the area:
  • National Museum (0.3 Km)
  • Dargah of Bahadur Shah Zafar (1.1 Km)
  • Shwedagon Pagoda (1.5 Km)
  • City Mart Supermarket (1.6 Km)

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