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Governor's Residence Yangon

The Governor's Residence Hotel is located in a quiet, leafy residential area of Yangon's traditional embassy quarter, within walking distance of the famous Shwedagon Pagoda. The downtown area commercial and entertainment districts are just 10 minutes away by car, airport transfers take 30minutes. The Governor's Residence Hotel is a colonial-style mansion dating from the 1920s. This Residence is redolent of the days when it was home to the ruler of Burma's Southern states. With its fan-cooled verandas and teak armchairs, this delightful Orient-Express hotel in the elegant Embassy Quarter of Yangon, conjures up a bygone era while offering every modern pleasure.

Set in a verdant garden dotted with lotus pools, the hotel is truly magical at the end of a day spent visiting the majestic Shwedagon Pagoda. Dinner is served alfresco in the balmy evening air by lantern-light, as tropical fragrances scent the breeze. The Governor’s Residence Hotel is a colonial-style mansion dating from the 1920s that still keeps the world to its own while distances from the vibrant commercial and entertainment downtown within 10 minutes of transportations. This hotel is perfectly placed for exciting local expeditions with a tailored made colorful tour or a  spontaneous bicycle exploration of beautiful countryside Myanmar.

  • Best for relaxing at the end of a day spent visiting the majestic Shwedagon Pagoda or discovering the magic of Myanmar.
  • For families: 2 children under the age of 12 can stay uncharged using the existing bed. Older than the age above, they will be classified and charged as adults.


Number of rooms: 49


Check-in time: from 14:00

Check-out time: till 12:00

At the hotel: Cash withdrawal, Dry cleaning, Safety deposit boxes, Concierge, Gift/souvenir shop, Shops, Currency exchange, Laundry service, Smoke-free property, Daily housekeeping, Library, Smoking area, Doorman, Luggage storage

In the room: Air conditioning, In-room safe box, Alarm clock, Internet access – wireless, Laptop workspace, Sofa, Closet, Linens, Telephone, Clothes rack, Minibar, Coffee/tea maker, Mirror

Recreation: Spa, Tour and excursion, Cooking, Golf, Swimming, Yoga



35 Taw Win Road, Dagon Township, Yangon, Myanmar

Getting around:

Nearby attraction sites


Shwedagon Pagoda 1.6 km

Sule Pagoda 2.6 km

National Theatre of Yangon 1.2 km

National Museum of Myanmar 0.4 km

Taw Win Center 0.5 km

Stations and airports

Yangon International Airport (RGN) 13.2 km

Mawlamyaing Airport (MNU) 166.7 km

Pyay Road Railway Station 630 m

Ahlone Railway Station 870 m

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