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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this Hotel in good faith going off photos information on Agoda website in Jan 2016 on arrival the taxi driver drive passed thinking it was a new building as the front was completely covered and scaffolding was from ground to roof and from side to side the front entrance was none existent access was by old wooden steps...

Thank bevvyhall
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I love the location of hotel where is close to Inya Lake. the distance is about 300 Meters from hotels that we can have jogging or relax at the lake. you can travel to swedaggon pagoda and not really far from the hotel. Yangon has heavy traffic jam during working hours so prefer to stay the hotel close to the...

Thank Sigitpramono
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 28 April 2016

old place with smell of smoking in the rooms, and dusty carpets. problems with wifi and hot water. tv but only local stations had clear picture. food was poor... staff not to friendly location is good near Inya lake and i had no time to find another place so just slept there and can't really answer to all the questions...

Thank mercy2asia
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Reviewed 4 March 2016

This is a comfortable medium grade hotel in Yangon, Burma, not far from the Shwe Dagon Pagoda but somewhat out of town. The rooms are quiet and clean, the breakfast is spectacular with Western and Burmese food which is delicious. The staff is very nice. When I was there last the elevator was not working which was O.K. but not...

Thank kathywin
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

The location is great as its right near the lake and the back facing rooms on the 4th floor are good value. BUT this hotel is under massive reconstruction (booking.com lists it as renovations). They are building a whole new wing so unless you are at the back you will have workmen peering into your windows and it's not quiet...

Thank Michael M
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
Reviewed 22 February 2016

My company sent staff to stay here for a week to do service to customer. The staffs are friendly, Myanmar standard. Building look old but clean enough. Location is near inya lake, can walk around 10-15 mins. The room is clean and full furnish standard but old design. Free Wifi and Cable TV. There is local breakfast. Compare with the...

Thank Krirk-kij P
Mullumbimby, Australia
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Booked through booking.com and it was disgusting. We got to our room and the carpet was moldy, dirty and smelt like rat poop. We got another room with tiles instead of carpet but was disgusting. Terrible service.....the breakfast was disgusting.

Thank fisproule2015
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 23 December 2015

I BOOKED THIS HOTEL THROUGH AGODA after favorable review , last time I have used agoda . Here is a list of deficiencies of this hotel 1/ Lounge nonexistent 2/ Bar none ( advertised) 3/ breakfast eggs partialy cooked cold on tray + flies toast slightly of white , tea cold Served from pots stewed , horrible coffee about the...

1Thank vetran2015
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 12 February 2015

While the staff was pleasant, this hotel was simply wretched. Our room was filthy, small and old. The breakfast was unpleasant, and very minimal. The free wifi was just about useless; it was often unavailable, and when we could connect, it was incredibly slow. One night, we had to listen to a dog barking all night long. In addition, we...

2Thank Mushy T
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 January 2015

arrived and walked in and decided lobby was dirty but maybe rooms wouldn't be so bad.. omg we walked past another room that its window was open and you could see a man sleeping.. so a room within a room..! the carpet was thrown down from a construction site, garbage in the hallways, broken windows, walked into the room with...

4Thank lulife7890

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Additional Information about Royal White Elephant Hotel

Address: No 11 Kan Street, Hlaing Township, Yangon (Rangoon) 11051, Myanmar
Region: Myanmar > Yangon Region > Yangon (Rangoon)
Price Range: RM116 - RM213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal White Elephant Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 65
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“I prefer a new room has finished rehabilitation part.”
 of 5 bubbles Sigitpramono, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“choose another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles mercy2asia, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Since it is on a back street off the main highway, it is quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles kathywin, 4 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Dont stay here”
 of 5 bubbles fisproule2015, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Don't go to this hotel loose asbestos in rooms deadly”
 of 5 bubbles vetran2015, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
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