Kandawgyi Palace Hotel
Kan Yeik Tha Road
Mingalar Taung Nyunt Township, Yangon, Myanmar
Tel: (951) 382919, 382912
Fax: (951) 382917
Originally opened in 1934 as the Rangoon Rowing Club, the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel is situated on the shores of the tranquil Kandawgyi Lake. The hotel extends into the neighboring gardens of Kandawgyi Park and is a short walk from the world famous Shwedagon Pagoda, Peoples Park, the Royal Barge, and the downtown area of Yangon.
Retaining the traditions of Myanmar architecture, Kandawgyi uses local golden teak and modern conveniences that blend with the beauty of the lake and gardens. Many of the rooms have views of the gardens and are equipped with air conditioning, IDD telephone, satellite TV, safe, hairdryer, mini bar, private bathroom with shower and full bathroom amenities, desk, wardrobe, and luggage rack.
Kandawgyi Palace Hotel has several dining options to choose from. The Thiri Cafe and Terrace offers a selection of international cuisines including a wide range of local Myanmar, Asian and Western favorites. It also serves an extensive international buffet and a la carte breakfast daily. Taste authentic French cuisine alongside majestic panoramic views of the Shewedagon Pagoda from the terrace at Agnes. Traditional Cantonese & Szecheuan style cuisine is served in Taste Paradise. Enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the Lobby Lounge and Bar with your favorite drink or cocktail while listening to a variety of live music. The Nagar Pool Terrace and Bar is a great place to unwind and take in the views. A very popular Barbeque is offered every Friday night.