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"This resort offers one of the best views of the lake. Rooms are spacious and tastefully decorated with lots of dark wood, which is very typical of Myanmar architecture. Each villa has its own private terrace, overlooking the water. The restaurant serves delicious cuisine, incorporating home-grown vegetables from their organic garden. Book into the spa to help you unwind at the beginning of the trip so you can fully relax into this peaceful location."
Villa Inle Boutique Resort is a charming resort nestled amid 20 acres of tropical gardens on the shores of Inle Lake, near Heho, an hour's flight from Yangon.
Villa Inle Resort & Spa provides 27 wooden, Myanmar-style bungalows overlooking the lake and offering the utmost privacy and seclusion. Designed to blend in with the natural surroundings, each villa is stylish and spacious, featuring a king-size bed, a lavish bathroom, panoramic windows and a private balcony. Interiors are filled with local art and antiques.
The main restaurant serves traditional local and international cuisine. Guests can pick their own fresh fruit from the hotel’s fruit trees and there is an organic vegetable garden. There is also a bar.
Take a boat trip on the lake to the floating market; see the distinctive leg-rowing technique of the Intha ethnic group; visit local villages; or head to the Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery and the Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, a famous pilgrimage site. Excursions further afield can also be arranged. Return to enjoy a spa treatment.