Mrauk U is a place of extraordinary significance for Burmese and Arakanese history, now told through the ancient architecture and artefacts found by initial archaeological endeavors. In your Myanmar travel, your visit to Mrauk U is unlike any other in Myanmar, away from the beaten track and the usual spots, a unique boutique experience in one of the world’s last hidden wonders. For your tranquil stay there, we suggest Mrauk Oo Princess Resort, a hotel of traditional style harmonizing with nature and the charm of yesteryear of Mrauk U.
Aung Tat Yat, Mrauk U, 11111 Mrauk-oo, Myanmar
At the hotel
Restaurant, bar, spa, swimming pool, library, souvenir shop, currency exchange. In-room amenities: king double or twin bed, writing desk, lounge area, fruit basket, mini bar, tea, coffee and water, freestanding bath, shower, IDD telephone, digital safe, hairdryer.
The hotel is located 45.0 miles from the city center and provides accessibility to important town facilities as well as famous tourist attractions.
During your Burma tour, you will hear a lot about and fascinated by traditional Burmese dishes as well as ethnic minorities’ cuisines, especial San cuisine. In Mark-U, you will know about an equally appetizing cuisine, name Rakhine, which is famous for fresh seafood used by the coastal dwelling chefs, the fiery and sour dishes with fresh ingredients and spicy pastes, using less oil than other Burmese areas.
The Mrauk Oo Princess Resort offers dishes cooked according to Rakhine traditional recipes with some influences of San cuisine and international fare. All of the food is meticulously chosen form the region and local market where possible, and the hotel grows a small herb and vegetable garden to supplement. Your meals in the hotel, which all are fresh and delicious, will be certainly a unique and new cuisine experience in yours tours in Burma.
You can also relax in the evenings in the outdoor seating around the central lodge or beneath the stone carvings at the long bar of the hotel. The bar staff will be happy to sort one of the signature cocktails and classic drinks.
Mrauk U day tour: visiting the outstanding sites in Mrauk U such as Koe-thaung Pagoda, Shit-thaung pagoda Ratanabon Pagoda, and Htu-kan-thein ordination hall. Bring: Knee-length clothing, shoes that can be taken on and off quickly, sunscreen, hat. Duration: all day
Arrive by boat: Begin travel by boarding on the Kaladan River from Sittwe to Mrauk U. The experience includes transfer from the airport. Bring: camera, sun hat and sunscreen. Duration: 6 hours upstream, 4 hours downstream
Chin village: Journey up the Lay Myo River as the valleys narrow towards the mountains of Chin state. Here you will be welcomed as a guest into several remote Chin ethnic villages, where several inhabitants remain as living examples of the former chin practice of full-facial tattoos. Bring: hats, sunscreen, camera and donations for schools. Duration: all day
Other experiences: Unique Dinning, Breathtaking Breakfast, Vesali & Dhanyawadi
Overview: Children under 5 years stay free. Children aged 5 and older must use extra beds, which cost 140USD per person, including breakfast. Maximum 1 adult or two children extra are allowed per room.
Babysitting/children’s activities: available on request
Each “Village House” has a terrace overlooking different sights such as: garden, the traditional style restaurant building, rice paddy fields, the river or small fresh water ponds which are home to many varieties of fishes, crabs, prawns and wild birds. The Village Houses have nice natural light and also provides you with fantastic views of the surrounding scenery.
– Cancellation made 35 to 15 days prior to arrival incurs 50% charge of full stay
– Cancellation made 14 to 8 days prior to arrival incurs 75% charge of full stay
– No show or cancellation made 7 days prior to incurs 100% charge of full stay
– Free wifi (in all areas) and parking
– Bicycle and car rental services
– Airport Shuttle (surcharge)
Mrauk U retains the ancient and solemn beauty of its glorious past. A visit to Mrauk U in your tours in Burma will be a great opportunity to discover splendid monuments there. The Mrauk Oo Princess Resort will make your visit more perfect as its Village Houses are like refection of the luxuriant life in this lost Kingdom centuries ago, which totally charms you.