Cox & Kings uses a hand-picked selection of luxury hotels in Burma. In Rangoon (Yangon), these include the Sule Shangri-La, featuring a brilliant view of Shwedagon Pagoda, and the Belmond Governor’s residence, a mansion dating from the 1920s.
In the rest of the country, you can stay by the shores of Inle Lake in a tranquil spa resort, stay at the foot of Mandalay Hill with stunning panoramic views, traditional Burmese-style bungalows in Maymyo (Pyin Oo Lwin), a colonial residence in Kalaw and the relaxing beachside resorts of Ngapali.
Over recent years, a number of new companies and vessels have started river cruising programmes in Burma, all offering different benefits in terms of itinerary and service.
We offer a range of luxurious cruisers to explore the Irrawaddy and Chindwin rivers, including the Belmond Road to Mandalay, Belmond Orcaella, the Pandaw River Expedition fleet, the Sanctuary Ananda and more.
You are also able to discover the isolated Mergui archipelago on the luxury Meta IV and the SY Raja yachts.
The Sanctum Inle Resort at tranquil Inle lake is a haven of calm away from hectic city life. Arches and cloisters reference the monastic life, offering a more contemplative travel experience. Stay in one of ...
Truly exclusive and exceptionally luxurious.
Very high class accommodation with superb facilities and service.
High standard accommodation, service and facilities.
Good standard accommodation, service and facilities.
Clean and comfortable with en suite bathrooms but limited facilities.
Very modest with shared bathrooms and minimal facilities