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About May Shan Hotel


Renovated in 2012, the May Shan Hotel guarantees guests a pleasant stay whether in Yangon for business or pleasure. Situated only 10.0 km from the city center, guests are well located to enjoy the town's attractions and activities. A well-kempt environment and its proximity to Sule Pagoda, Independence Monument, Australian Embassy give to this hotel a special charm.

May Shan Hotel also offers many facilities to enrich your stay in Yangon. A selection of top-class facilities such as free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour front desk, 24-hour room service, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas can be enjoyed at the hotel.

Experience high quality room facilities during your stay here. Some rooms include television LCD/plasma screen, internet access – wireless (complimentary), air conditioning, wake-up service, desk, provided to help guests recharge after a long day. Besides, the hotel's host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. Whatever your purpose of visit, May Shan Hotel is an excellent choice for your stay in Yangon.
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Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Getting around

  • Airport transfer
  • Car park
  • Rental car

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Tours

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Room service
  • Room service [24-hour]

Services and conveniences

  • Currency exchange
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Newspapers
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoking area


  • Elevator
  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Pets allowed

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Burmese
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
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Child and extra bed policy
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 capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Airport Transfer Fee: 15 USD
Check-Out Until: 12:00 PM
Distance from City Center: 10.0 km
Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: Yes
Number of Floors: 7
Number of Rooms : 24
Room Voltage: 220
Time to Airport (Minutes): 45
Year Hotel Built: 1997
Year Hotel Last Renovated: 2012
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Verified traveler reviews

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based on 471 reviews
  • Cleanliness 6.8
  • Facilities 6.0
  • Location 8.9
  • Room comfort and quality 7.2
  • Service 7.0
  • Value for money 6.1
  • Food and dining 5.4
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helen from Philippines
Triple Room or Family Room with Sule Pagoda View
Stayed 2 nights in January 2016
helpful front desk.
helpful staff..easy to accomodate request..hot water plentiful
except for the noise as whole night of repeated chantings and staff that served as bell hop who mans tha counter we can say that the hotel is value for money..but will not choose this again..
Reviewed January 22, 2016

Tim from Malaysia
Triple Room or Family Room with Sule Pagoda View
Stayed 1 night in January 2015
Great location, hotel needs some remodelling
Great location, close to attractions, easy to get taxi
It's OK, considering it's rated one star, nothing much to complain. Central location, decent place to rest for the night. Hotel staff is helpful (of the no-nonsense type).
Reviewed January 08, 2016

Yong-Nicholas from United States
Triple Room or Family Room with Sule Pagoda View
Stayed 3 nights in January 2013
Great location
location, friendly staff, view
We had a great stay. The location is amazing.
Reviewed September 20, 2015

HELEN from Australia
Standard Double or Twin with No Window
Stayed 2 nights in July 2015
Great central location.
location and view from front rooms, friendly staff
Very pleasant but staff played a Buddhist chanting recording very loud, very early one morning which woke us up on the 2nd floor.
Reviewed August 19, 2015

KYAW from Myanmar
Business travelers
Standard Double or Twin with No Window
Stayed 2 nights in July 2015
Nice and cosy stay
Clean, downtown
A Pleasant stay with good location. Room is clean, aircon, water heater are properly working. No Wi-Fi available during 2 days stay. Room is small for 2 persons, and small outdated TV with not many channels to watch.
Reviewed July 18, 2015

Grace from Singapore
Families with young children
Double Standard With Small Window
Stayed 1 night in September 2014
Great location
Location, location, location
Basic old hotel with friendly stuff and great location
Reviewed March 05, 2015

GAN from Singapore
Solo travelers
Double Standard With Small Window
Stayed 3 nights in February 2015
Awesome Accomodation
Clean, Staff friendly and Centrally Located
It was a awesome stay in this Hotel with friendly staff serving us for 4 days 3 nights trip.
Reviewed February 23, 2015

Kenneth from Malaysia
Standard Double or Twin with No Window
Stayed 1 night in February 2015
Our Feb 20115 stay at the May Shan Hotel, Yangon
Central location. Staff helpful and firendly. Able too arrange traditional Myanmar breakfast (mohinga and shan noodles) to be brought in from outside/
Enjoyable. The Bagyoke market, church, Hindu temple and night market all within walking distance. A good Indian restaurant next door (but does not serve beer). Taxis readily available for all day hire at reasonable prices.
Reviewed February 17, 2015

Peter from Australia
Families with young children
Triple Room or Family Room with Sule Pagoda View
Stayed 2 nights in January 2015
The centre if town
Location, great staff, great atmosphere
Old family run hotel in the very centre of town. Friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast was basic but adequate. Recommend it.
Reviewed January 31, 2015

Katherine from Ireland
Solo travelers
Double Standard With Small Window
Stayed 1 night in January 2015
Great Location
Location, Location, Location
It did everything it said it would
Reviewed January 16, 2015


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