The Sule Shangri-La Yangon is one of Yangon’s best hotels, conveniently located in the centre of the capital of Myanmar. The property is located a seven minutes walk from the Bogyoke Aung San Market and the Sule Pagoda. The famous Shwedagon Pagoda, the National Museum and China Town are located a ten minutes drive from the hotel. Yangon International Airport is a 30 minutes drive and guests can use the luxurious limousine transfer. Upon arrival you are welcomed in the spacious, beautiful lobby, filled with elegant piano music.
All 479 modern rooms of the Sule Shangri-La Hotel offer great views on historic Yangon, the river nearby, lush tropical trees and shining pagodas. They are equipped with a cable/satellite TV, minibar and tea/coffee-making facilities. Ironing amenities and a personal safe are also provided. Guests can choose between Deluxe or Executive rooms, or Deluxe, Executive, Club or Presidential suites. The Horizon Club Rooms offer an enhanced level of service, comfort and convenience with privileges such as late check-out, free drinks (such as pre-dinner cocktails and canapés), a personal concierge, and access to private lounge facilities.
The Sule Shangri-La Yangon boasts an outdoor pool which is perfect to cool down after a day of temple-hopping in Myanmar’s capital. Guests can also use the sauna, the steam room, the fitness centre, free parking and complimentary WiFi access. A spa with massage services is also available. For business travellers there are also business facilities.
The hotel has earned a solid reputation for excellent food and guests have a wide choice of dining possibilities. The Café Sule is the newly renovated buffet restaurant that also offers a wide range of international à la carte items. The breakfast selection is very impressive and perfect to gain some energy before a busy day in the city. The Gallery Bar is a cosy pub that offers good comfort food. The ‘Peacock Lounge’ and the ‘Gourmet Shop’ offer a delicious variety of cakes and snacks and premium coffee. Summer Palace is the signature restaurant that serves delicious and authentic Cantonese cuisine. The Pool Bar is located on the fifth floor and offers a selection of wine and cocktails as well as an international à la carte menu. 24-hour room service is available as well.
The Sule Shangri-La Yangon ensures a luxurious, relaxed and very comfortable stay in one of Myanmar’s most exciting cities.
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Written by Sven