Inle Lake View Resort & Spa
Inle Lake, Burma
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The best time to visit Burma is during the dry season from November to April. At this time the warm and sunny days are ideal for sightseeing throughout the country. The temperatures start to rise in March and May to September is best avoided as this is the rainy season when sightseeing can become difficult.
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The Inle Lake View Resort & Spa is located on the western edge of Inle Lake with direct access to the lake from the hotel's jetty. Located in 24 acres of lush gardens, the resort really is very picturesque.
Located 40 minutes from Heho airport, The Inle Lake View Resort & Spa is in a picturesque spot overlooking Inle Lake. The resort offers 38 spacious rooms, all with private balconies and stunning views onto Inle Lake. Located on the western edge of the lake, the hotel offers luxury and elegance throughout and it is spread out over 24 acres of land, dotted with trees and flowers.
Within the hotel there is the delicious Bougainvillaea restaurant serving international and Asian cuisine in cosy surroundings. There is also the Lotus Bar for a pre-dinner drink and the spa with its three individual massage huts that are ideal to come back to after a busy day sightseeing.
The shallow waters of Inle Lake stretch for 35 kilometres, surrounded by the blue mountain ranges and shores dotted with small fishing villages. The best way to explore is by boat: in a day trip you can visit the various cottage industries, such as silk weaving, cheroot rolling, silversmiths, and see the floating market that moves between the area’s villages every five days.
Inle Lake View Resort & Spa has 38 spacious rooms including 20 Deluxe rooms with king or twin beds, 16 Junior suites and two Lake Side Villas. All the rooms have private balconies offering excellent views of the lake. The rooms have Burman-Asian style decor and furniture giving them an authentic feel.
The Bougainvillaea Restaurant serves delicious international and Asian food either indoors or outdoors on the terrace. The fine cuisine teamed with excellent wine and super staff have all the makings for a wonderful evening.
The beautifully designed Inle Lake Spa offers relaxing massages and body treatments to make you feel your best. There is also a Jacuzzi for you to relax in.
Clare Monro (Staff)
Inle Lake View Resort has a fantastic location on the shores of the lake, not far from the hot springs. The decor is simple but tasteful, making it a great base to explore the surrounding area.
A Day in the Life of the Inthar
On this half-day tour get to know the Inthar, the native residents of Inle Lake. Explore their stilted villages, encounter leg-rowing fishermen, pick vegetables at floating farms and even help to prepare an Inthar meal.
Balloon Experience Over Inle Lake
For balloon enthusiasts, Inle Lake offers rare variety. The weather patterns mean it is possible to both soar above the mountains or to float gently above the lake, only a few metres from the water, all on the same trip.
Full Day Inle Lake
Spend a day experiencing Inle Lake, an enormous yet quiet body of water surrounded by floating gardens, stilt-house villages and Buddhist temples as well as a thriving cottage industry employing hundreds of artisans.
Full Day Kakku Tour
This full-day tour to Kakku, tucked away in the Shan mountains, reveals one of the most amazing sights in Burma; a complex made up of a staggering 2500 historic stupas.
Inle Lake Cooking Experience
Experience authentic Burmese culture on this half-day tour by joining a hands-on cooking class, preparing traditional dishes inspired by the people of Inle Lake, whilst supporting a local training centre. You’ll also get to meet some rare Burmese cats.
Inle Lake Cultural Kayaking
On this half-day tour, explore local villages by kayaking around Inle Lake, getting up-close to the stilted houses and floating gardens and navigating a maze of fascinating small canals.
Sunken Stupas of Sagar and More
A full-day tour taking in the incredible ‘sunken’ stupas of Sagar, a journey to Inle Lake’s remote southern waters and witnessing villages untouched by the modern world.
Trekking by Inle Lake
This is the perfect full-day tour for the culturally curious visitor. Showcasing the natural beauty of Burma’s Shan State, this is your chance to hike through farms, fields and villages untouched by time and to discover the rich traditions of hill tribes.
Location & directions
Inle Lake, Burma
Located on the western shores of Inle Lake with direct access to the lake from the hotel's jetty, near Taunggyi.
How to get there
14-hour flight (one change) to Heho Airport. The resort is just 40-minutes drive from the airport.
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