Inle Princess Resort
On the eastern shore of the lake close to Magyizin village, this peaceful retreat is set in tranquil gardens and is designed along traditional Burmese architectural precepts, made entirely of wood. With just 46 chalets, each with either a lake or garden view and all with private outdoor space, it is just the place to enjoy the enchantment of the water surrounded by magnificent views of the blue mountain ranges and rice paddy fields.
- Accessible only by boat
- Boat trips around the lake
- Cultural tours to local pagodas and shrines
- Visit the local floating market
- Cooking class at local Intha family house
LocationInle Lake, Myanmar
Best time to go
September & October would be the favoured time to visit with the average temperature around 25°C at this time. Rainy season is in July & August.
Those seeking an unforgettable visit to Inle Lake should certainly stay at Inle Princess Resort. Watching the fisherman returning home at the end of the day and awaking to the tranquillity of the lake's early morning dawn is an experience reserved for those who spend the night on the water.
- Email & Internet Services
- Artisans' Village
- 24 hour room service
The Restaurant - The Restaurant serves some of the finest wine and cuisine to be found in Myanmar, organic vegetables and salads come directly from the hotel's private garden. They serve traditional Shan, Intha, European, Thai, Chinese and vegetarian cuisine. In the evening the terrace is the spot to have a drink to enjoy the breath-taking views of the lake. Private & romantic candle light dinners are also available in the Wine Cave.
The Bar - The Bar is open from 10 am until midnight offering wine, champagne, spirits, liqueurs, cocktails, local beer, fresh juices seasonally, soft drinks and snacks.
The Wine Cellar - The Wine Cellar is a handcrafted cave, inspired from a traditional pottery oven, able to store 2500 bottles of wine. The wine selection includes wine from around the world as local wines from the Red Mountain Vineyards. Private dining is available in the wine cellar for up to a maximum of 16 guests.
Inle Princess has 45 Traditional Chalets and one Princess' Chalet - 27 of the Chalets feature a Lake Front View, 10 have Mountain Views and 9 feature Private Lake and Garden Views. All the Chalets are full of natural light from the large and strategically placed windows. The Chalets include a comfortable bed set in the middle of room, air conditioning, seating area, 24 hour room service and a large bathroom.
- Paper Making
- Pottery making
- Wood-Carving and Lacquer-ware
- Tours and excursions to the attractions in the local area can be arranged
Children of all ages are welcome to come and stay at Inle Princess Resort. However, there are no child care facilities except babysitting.