Rupar Mandalar Resort is a delightful addition to Mandalay hotel scene. An oasis of cool and calm, the boutique property is tucked amidst landscaped gardens in the eastern outskirts of Mandalay, a short 10 minutes away from the city center. The chic resort offers an irresistible blend of contemporary comforts and traditional Burmese culture. The 16 guestrooms are richly adorned with intricate Burmese carvings, rattan furniture and silk textiles, lending an air of elegance and sophistication to the teakwood-paneled interiors. All guestrooms boast well-equipped amenities, including air-conditioning, satellite TV, minibar, tea/coffee making machines, IDD telephones, hair dryer and built-in wardrobes. Throughout its well-conceived rooms and public areas, the Rupar Mandalar retains an intimate, spacious and distinctly exotic feel. The hotel is located a 15-minute drive from the city center and an hour’s drive from the Mandalay airport.-minute drive from the city center and an hour’s drive from the Mandalay airport. The staff are very attentive throughout the resort and make you feel like home. The swimming pool is the largest in Mandalay and is an inviting spot for post-sightseeing relaxation. Their spa is a relaxing haven tucked away in their gardens and they offer a full range of great treatments. They also have a top sauna and well-eqipped gym. There are a number of dining options, inside & out, ranging from Burmese & Asian to Western cuisine. If you are looking for a traditional taste in Mandalay, Rupar Mandalar Resort is a great choice.
A focal point of this low-rise property is the free-form swimming pool which makes an inviting spot for afternoon idylls. The resort’s recreational facilities are further complimented by a spa, sauna, fitness center and lighted tennis court. For the more intrepid, bicycles are available for rental for peddling across the city’s wide streets or to seek out the countless pagodas and villages in the outskirts.
After a day of discovery, return to the Rupar Mandalar and soothe tired muscles with a refreshing massage or spa session. Wrap up the evening with a meal at the restaurants which serve a diverse array of culinary specialties, ranging from Burmese and Thai to seafood and European.
If you are looking for a taste of traditional Burmese living in Mandalay, Rupar Mandalar Resort makes a great choice. This charming boutique hotel also makes a good base for exploring Mandalay’s landmarks such as the historic royal palace and the iconic Mandalay Hill.
- Swimming pool
- Health & beauty spa
- Sauna & Jacuzzi
- Tennis court
- Fitness center
- Business center
- Souvenir shop
- Bicycles for rent
- Akarai Restaurant
- Akarit Restaurant
- Sakaphyuu Restaurant
- Padonmar Bar
- Pool Bar
22 guestrooms – 10 deluxe rooms, 4 junior suite villas, 6 family suite villas and 2 presidential suite villas.
Who should go?
Our advice: Rupar Mandalar Resort makes an ideal getaway for travelers seeking a unique stay in a traditional Burmese style boutique property. It is located a bit out of Mandalay town, but guests will be rewarded with a tranquil and intimate stay.
When to go?
Located in the central plains of Myanmar, Mandalay generally experiences a dry climate with far lesser rains than the southern region. The city can be visited the entire year although temperatures are usually coolest from November to February.
Where is it?
Situated in the eastern outskirts, Rupar Mandalar Resort is approximately a 15-minute drive from the city center and slightly more than an hour’s drive from the Mandalay airport.
What's not to be missed?
A massage amidst the traditional setting. Enjoy fine Burmese cuisine in the restaurant. Relax by the free-form pool. Explore the surroundings on a bicycle.
With five restaurants and bars, guests are afforded diverse culinary options. Whether it is local Burmese specialties or established European delights, the restaurants will satisfy discriminating palates. After the sun has set, unwind over a glass of cocktail or champagne by the relaxed pool bar.