"Only for westerners" Top 5 Page for this destination Myanmar (Burma) Hotel Tip by Mique

Myanmar (Burma) Hotels: 132 reviews and 143 photos

Quite a few hotels/guesthouses in Burma are not open to burmese. They only want westerners. There are a few reasons for this but the most important one is that western tourists pay with dollars. Something they cannot ask from a burmese. They'll claim it has to do with taxes and so on but i've checked this in hotels where burmese can stay and there they tell me that that is not true.

Hotels that will not accept burmese are...

In Yangon:
White House
Haven Inn

In Mandalay:
Royal Guesthouse
Nylon hotel
ET hotel

All hotels that are popular with westerners.

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  • Written May 6, 2007
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