The newly built property is located near the Myanmar International Convention Center (MICC), a short drive from the capital’s international airport. Accommodations are spread out over four villas with a showcase 1,000 square-meter Grand Royal Suite in which to indulge your fantasies.
The striking hotel was designed to reflect the heritage of Burma with an emphasis on local arts, crafts and furnishings. High ceilings and broad windows overlook the extensive gardens, creating a soothing environment in which to relax. Rooms are equipped with individual iPads and complimentary wireless Internet access.
To fuel and/or quench the thirst of guests after days of touring or business meetings, there are five restaurants and bars offering local flavors and ingredients complemented by European culinary tradition. Six meeting rooms including the Kispanadi Ballroom can accommodate up to 400 guests for a variety of private and business-related functions. A full-service business centre addresses any business or secretarial needs. Leisure facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, tennis court and fitness centre. Kempinski The Spa will be added in 2015.
The hotel also features a spectacular teakwood Royal Pavilion inspired by the architecture of the early Kone Baung dynasty of the 18th century. In ancient times, pavilions in Myanmar were the welcoming lounges of palaces and provided relaxation for visiting diplomats, kings and royalty.
“Our mission and our promise is to make the property the most luxurious hotel in Myanmar,” said Mr. Franck Droin, general manager of Kempinski Hotel Nay Pyi Taw. “We are confident that Nay Pyi Taw will soon be a popular destination with international leisure and business travellers seeking a relaxing alternative to Yangon.”
Kempinski Hotel Nay Pyi Taw provides a serene environment plus a fleet of BMW automobiles for those who want to go out and explore the spectacular ites such as the Bagan temple complex, Inle Lake, Mount Popa, the Poe Kyar elephant camp and other Nay Pyi Taw and Mandalay cultural heritage sites easy and convenient.
To celebrate the opening the hotel is offering an introductory rate from $180 for a Premier suite until December 31, 2014, subject to availability and advance booking.