Upscale hotels in Bagan

Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort


The hotel is located right by the Ayeyarwaddy riverbank, adjacent to the Bagan Archeological Museum and surrounded by some of Bagan’s most renowned ancient pagodas. It is just about 7 km away from the airport, a 10 minutes drive.




Grand Lotus comments: The luxury combined with a stunning location along the Irrawaddy River. The property is located 10 minutes drive from all restaurants. Beautiful room and excellent service.




Aureum Palace Hotel


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Escape to the Aureum Palace Hotel & Resort, a tranquil paradise in Bagan. This incomparable Resort and Spa set amid 27 acres of tropical landscaped gardens offers the ultimate in luxury for guests seeking a superlative vacation experience.

Grand Lotus comments: Aureum has the perfect location within the temples. The view from the swimming pool is stunning and the garden is a heaven on hearth.


The Hotel @ Tharabar Gate

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The hotel’s landscaping is an elaborate tropical format distinguishing itself from the arid surrounding. You can cool yourself in the hotel’s swimming pool while believing that you are in a tropical garden.

Grand Lotus comments: A perfect location in old Bagan close to all restaurants and temples.


Areindmar Hotel

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Areindmar hotel is nestled among the temples of New Bagan, just south of the city walls of the ancient capital. Featuring 50 deluxe rooms around a large, leafy courtyard, Areindmar hotel is designed for travelers looking for an oasis of green after exploring the sites of this historic area.


Bagan Lodge

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Bagan Lodge is a sparkler with three classes of accommodations ranging from spacious villa measuring more than 500 sq. ft. to the Queen Victoria Suite—four bedrooms, private garden and living room—at more than 2,100 sq. ft. The open-air Tiffin Box Restaurant serves first-class local dishes. The spa has eight treatment rooms where novel treatments are the norm.

The hotel has 85 villas and provides a great base to explore the country before it gets overrun by tourists.


Amata Garden

Amata chain recently opened a new property in New Bagan, perfectly located on the way to the airport and within walking distance to all the restaurants and New Bagan market. The rooms are modern and decorated with taste and charm. With only one category for the 122 rooms, the property is perfect for big groups as well as for independent traveler. The atmosphere of the garden, the spa, the swimming pool and the property itself is peaceful and bring to this property a feeling of heaven on earth.


Grand Lotus comments: The swimming pool is impressive, wide and charming, offering enough private space for all the guests.