Situated in Yangon’s Embassy District near the Shwedagon Pagoda and the National Museum, Belmond Governor’s Residence is a colonial-style 1920s mansion, where old-world elegance meets timeless Burmese Charme. This two-story teak mansion, served as the official home of the governors of the British Crown Colony and it is the perfect place to enjoy the elegance of a bygone era, with a pleasant stay among exotic gardens, fan-cooled verandas and relaxing spa treatments. Belmond Governor’s Residence is the most elegant hotel in Yangon and offers some of the finest accommodation in Myanmar. 31 Deluxe Rooms, 14 Governor's Rooms and 4 Junior Suites are elegantly furnished in classic colonial style with hardwood floors and tropical cottons and silks. With double or twin beds, comfortably accommodating two people and an extra bed is available for a third. Free bicycles to hire on a complimentary basis.
There’s a lot to explore in Yangon and nearby. Many different tours and excursions are available and Belmond Governor’s Residence is perfectly placed to explore colourful markets, take cookery classes or visit the many pagodas and other interesting sites around the city like: Bago, the Myanmar’s ancient capital and its seaport, fascinating museums, such as the National Museum and the Myanmar Gems Museum or Botahtaung and Sule Pagodas. FIRST LIGHT AT SHWEDAGON This is 3-hour tour starting at 7am to visit the most iconic sight of Yangon, the Shwedagon Pagoda at sunrise to see it in truly magical light. . It’s a unique way to experience local life and learn about Myanmar’s astrology. Tour includes private guide, driver and entrance fees.