The Strand

92 Strand Road, Yangon, Myanmar

Action Bar

18.5
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Ratings Breakdown

  • Rooms19.5
  • Public Spaces17
  • Service19.5
  • Overall18.5
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Hotel Description

Back at the turn of the twentieth century, when Burma was still a part of British-run India, the Strand was the finest hotel in town. Built by the brothers responsible for Singapore’s Raffles, the Strand was an elegant colonial palace hotel, a favorite of the British contingent and a symbol of Rangoon’s now long-faded wealth.

Today, after decades of decrepitude followed by a Herculean refurbishment, the Strand is back, the hotel bar providing the natural gathering place for the city’s entrepreneurial class, such as it is, and the guest rooms serving as a security blanket of Western luxury for foreign travelers on expeditions to what may be one of the last vestiges of a pre-industrial Southeast Asia. It’s a vision in ivory white and polished hardwoods, a stark contrast to the backdrop of the city of Yangon, and something of a time machine, offering an uncanny window into the city's colonial past.

How to get there:

The Strand is located 30 minutes (20 km) from Yangon International Airport (RGN). Kindly note that a Visa is required for entry into Myanmar. Please contact CustomerService@TabletHotels.com for additional information and/or assistance with airport transfers.

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Hotel Criteria

  • 31 Rooms
  • Style: Traditional Elegance
  • Atmosphere: Lively

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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour room service
  • ATM/bank office
  • Babysitting (on request)
  • Bar
  • Business center
  • Free parking
  • Free wi-fi
  • Luggage storage
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping area nearby
  • Spa
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Wake-up service

Need to Know

Please note that, credit cards are not accepted anywhere in Myanmar at this stage. The Strand is able to make an exception and will accept VISA, MASTER and AMERICAN EXPRESS cards. Additional 06% admin fee will be applicable. Myanmar is a cash country and credit cards, traveler's cheque and foreign currencies are not widely accepted. All guests are advised to bring enough cash in US Dollars for a trip to Myanmar. Bank notes that are "CB" numbers, discoloured, old or slightly damaged are not accepted. It is advisable to bring good quality notes in order to avoid any acceptability challenges.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Check in:

2pm,

Check out:

12pm

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  • Superior Suite -1 King Bed

    • Fits 3 people but not more than 2 adults
    • 1 King Bed
    • 592 ft²/55 m².
    Amenities

    Views: street or city.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • butler service
    • central air conditioning
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • international channel
    • iron
    • minibar
    • Molton Brown bath amenities
    • phones
    • safe
    • soaking tub
    • sofa
    • stand up shower
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
    • working desk
    • Yangon river view/High ceiling
  • Deluxe Suite - 1 King Bed

    • Fits 3 people but not more than 2 adults
    • 1 King Bed
    • 645 ft²/60 m².
    Amenities

    Views: street or city.

    This room includes:

    • adjoining room on request (charges apply)
    • bathtub
    • butler service
    • central air conditioning
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • DVD player
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • iron
    • minibar
    • Molton Brown bath amenities
    • safe
    • soaking tub
    • sofa
    • stand up shower
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
    • working desk
    • Yangon river view/High ceiling
  • Executive Suite - 1 King Bed

    • Fits 3 people but not more than 2 adults
    • 1 King Bed
    • 65 ft²/6 m².
    Amenities

    Views: street or city.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • butler service
    • central air conditioning
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • DVD player
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • international channel
    • iron
    • minibar
    • Molton Brown bath amenities
    • safe
    • soaking tub
    • sofa
    • stand up shower
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
    • working desk
    • Yangon river view/High ceiling
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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour room service
  • ATM/bank office
  • Babysitting (on request)
  • Bar
  • Business center
  • Free parking
  • Free wi-fi
  • Luggage storage
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping area nearby
  • Spa
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Wake-up service

Need to Know

Please note that, credit cards are not accepted anywhere in Myanmar at this stage. The Strand is able to make an exception and will accept VISA, MASTER and AMERICAN EXPRESS cards. Additional 06% admin fee will be applicable. Myanmar is a cash country and credit cards, traveler's cheque and foreign currencies are not widely accepted. All guests are advised to bring enough cash in US Dollars for a trip to Myanmar. Bank notes that are "CB" numbers, discoloured, old or slightly damaged are not accepted. It is advisable to bring good quality notes in order to avoid any acceptability challenges.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Check in:

2pm,

Check out:

12pm

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