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Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon
Ranked #9 of 150 Hotels in Yangon (Rangoon)
Certificate of Excellence
Brighton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“martin”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2013

Lovely hotel with welcoming staff.Rooms spacious and great views. great swimming pool. Buffet breakfast great value.Within walking distance of the Aung Sang Museum and 5 minutes drive to the Shwedagon pagoda.
Down side is every night there is a wedding receptioin or promotion and the music is quite loud and can go on till after 11pm.

Room Tip: rooms notoverlooking the pool area avoid the noise from the receptions
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  • Stayed February 2013, travelled with family
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Sahapol L, Director of Rooms at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon, responded to this review, 24 March 2013
Dear Martin,

Thank you for staying with us during your recent visit to Yangon and for sharing your great experience on TripAdvisor.

We are glad you had a good time with us, and enjoyed our services as well as our facilities.
Do drop us a mail when planning your next holidays to Yangon, we would be delighted to show you again the very best of Myanmar hospitality

Yours sincerely,
Sahapol Ladda
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2013

Elegant hotel sitting across the Royal lake with really lovely staff members. They really try hard to ensure you have a good stay here! Beautiful pool are that's more like a beach resort than a cit y hotel.Located close to the Shwedagon Pagoda.

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  • Stayed March 2013, travelled solo
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Sahapol L, Director of Rooms at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon, responded to this review, 24 March 2013
Dear Mr. Lahiri,

Thank you for making Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon your home during your recent visit to Yangon. We are delighted to learn that our services and facilities have met your expectations in every aspect.

It was indeed a great pleasure having you as our guest; and we are looking forward at the opportunity of welcoming you back to this famed Land of Golden Pagodas at which time we can exhibit once again the very best of Myanmar hospitality.

Yours sincerely,
Sahapol Ladda
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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2013

Good rooms with views of the lake and Pagoda. Morning and evening views are great. Super clean swimming pool and nice gym. The rooms are spacious, room service is good. Buffet meals are great value for money and offer good choices too. Lake across the hotel has good walking areas, restaurants, bars etc. Free laundry was a nice gesture too. All in all a nice place to stay.

Room Tip: Take the rooms with lake view. Pagoda is visible from there too. Pagoda view is next best choice. Av...
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  • Stayed March 2013, travelled on business
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Sahapol L, Director of Rooms at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon, responded to this review, 16 March 2013
Dear Arun P.

Thank you most sincerely for the kind review of Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon during your recent stay. We could not be happier with any other news than to learn that you are thoroughly satisfied with the facilities and services we provided.

It was indeed a pleasure having you as our guest, and we look forward to welcoming you again as we strive to be your first choice hotel whenever you travel to this famed Golden Land of Myanmar.

Yours sincerely,
Sahapol Ladda
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Honolulu
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2013

From what I could gather from our 2 week stay in Myanmar, this hotel is as good as it gets. Large room, all amenities. Not close to the downtown area so you'll need to take a taxi every where. Breakfast was very good.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled solo
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Sahapol L, Director of Rooms at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon, responded to this review, 16 March 2013
Dear Wanda J

Thank you very much for your kind review. We are very pleased to read your review and so delighted to note that have had an enjoyable time with us as well as highly satisfied with the quality of service rendered by our staff.

It was indeed a great pleasure having you as our guest and we are looking forward to an opportunity of welcoming you back to this famed Land of Golden Pagodas at which time we can exhibit once again the very best of Myanmar hospitality.

Yours sincerely,
Sahapol Ladda
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grignan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2013

Everything is almost blameless.
The only thing that is not worthy of a 5 star is that the buffet is very poorly heated
And some dishes exellents but not hot, are not pleasant at all
This is true even for breakfast with fried cold  bacon l
And yet it is so simple to fix this
Many of us complained about this fact
The rest as others say, it is up to what we can expect

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled with friends
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Sahapol L, Director of Rooms at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon, responded to this review, 16 March 2013
Dear Jacques Grignan,

Thank you very much for kind review of Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon. We are pleased to learn that you have had an enjoyable time with us. Your comment with regards to the temperature of buffet foods are well received our Executive Chef is now looking into a proper action to improve our food temperature. We always appreciate information from our guests since constructive comments such as yours provide us with one way of monitoring our service standards and the needs of our guests.

It was indeed a great pleasure having you as our guest; and we hope to be of your service again on trip to Yangon, Land of the Golden Pagodas.

Yours very truly,
Sahapol Ladd
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 282 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2013

While this is not a 5 star hotel it was certainly a delightful experience! We had a great room overlooking the Pagoda, great toiletries, a modern bathroom, and they changed linens every day. The pool was clean and there were enough beds poolside. Breakfast was very good. Taxi rides all over are relatively cheap. There is an ATM right there in front of the hotel. Stay away from the Strand hotel on Friday nights. Apparently, it was happy hour ( for several hours), and it was noisy. I would return there on a non Friday for a drink though. We did eat at two places for dinner that were quite good. Junior Duck and Shwe Sa Bwe which I will review separately.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled with friends
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Sahapol L, Director of Rooms at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon, responded to this review, 12 March 2013
Thank you very much for having taken your valuable time to review and share your delightful experience during your recent stay at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon Tripavisor. We are delighted to learn that you have enjoyed the Shwedagon Pagoda view from your own room balcony. This is one of our unique room features that our guests who had booked this room type are never disappointed.

Once again, for staying with us, we look forward to welcoming you again to our hotel on your next trip to this famed Golden Land of Myanmar

Sahapol Ladda
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Runaway Bay, Jamaica
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2013

The atmosphere was charming and friendly. Our check-in was prompt and informative. The location was excellent. We enjoyed walking to almost all of our activities. Staff is helpful and friendly. All in all it was a great experience.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled with friends
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Sahapol L, Director of Rooms at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon, responded to this review, 12 March 2013
Thank you very much for the kind review of Chatrium Royal Lake Yangon during your recent stay. We could not be happier with any other news than to learn that you are thoroughly satisfied with the facilities and services we provided. It was indeed a pleasure having you as our guests, we hope to have the opportunity of being your service again in not too far distant.

Sahapol Ladda.
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Property: Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon
Address: 40 Natmauk Road | Tamwe Township, Yangon (Rangoon) 11211, Myanmar
Region: Myanmar > Yangon Region > Yangon (Rangoon)
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Yangon (Rangoon)
#3 Family Hotel in Yangon (Rangoon)
#5 Romantic Hotel in Yangon (Rangoon)
#7 Luxury Hotel in Yangon (Rangoon)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon 4.5*
Number of rooms: 301
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon shines as one of the city’s topmost hotels for pure luxury and rich colonial-style heritage. Situated among lush greenery and beside the famous Kandawgyi Lake, views are simply stunning and spectacular. Every guestroom is spaciously designed and furnished to reflect the luxurious surroundings, with breathtaking views of Shwedagon Pagoda. The Chatrium Club Lounge provides an added touch of luxury and exclusivity with a private check-in lounge, complimentary refreshments, access to our Meeting Rooms and many more special privileges. Choose from six restaurants and bars for delicious dining, relax by our beach-styled swimming pool, work-out at the Fitness Center and rejuvenate at Nemita Spa. Our Grand Ballroom is ideal for weddings, banquets and large events, with smaller meeting rooms available for more private functions. ... more   less 
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