National Geographic Traveller's Luxury Collection: Newly Opened Sanctum Inle Resort in Myanmar
www.sanctum-inle-resort.com The 97-room Sanctum Inle Resort is picked up into the Luxury Collection of National Geographic Traveller.
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Sanctum Inle Resort, Myanmar
Opened in May 2015 on the shores of llyanmar's fabled lnle
Lake. Sanctum Inle Resort offers stunning views over the
countiys second largest lake. halfa mile above sea level.
Off the beaten track. three hours from Yangon. the 96-room
hotel is designed to inspire relaxation and contemplation.
Architectural ﬂourishes such as Spanish-style arches invoke
monastic traditions. while the chic, minimalist rooms are
designed by Paris~basect Brigitte Dumont de Chassart.
Operated by one of Asia‘s premier hotel management
companies. Apple Tree Group. the resort offers four room
types. and includes a pair of suites with views of the lake. a
gateway to some of Asia's most fascinating ﬂoating markets.
impressive pagoda; and ornate stupas.
While the rooms range from 45 to t00sq metres. all feature
lofted ceilings. wood floors, plush beds, air conditioning and
Sanctum Inle Resort serves local and Western dishes at The
Refectory Restaurant. The wide-ranging menu includes
staples of the Shan culinary tradition — from noodles and
soups to salads made from the onsite garden
— as well as curries from Myanmar.
Traditional favourites are also available at The Cloister Bar.
an elegant hangout serving an ample selection of Burmese
beers. two premium local vintages and a short list of
exquisite international wines.
Furnished with locally carved teak furniture, The Sanctuary
Spa offers a range ofhealing massages in six treatment
rooms. The signature experience is the Inner Sanctum
lourney, which starts with a tamarind skin exfoliation.
continues with either an Aromatic Bliss or Swedish massage.
and ends with a cleansing facial.
The relaxing vibe continues at The Chapter House — a quiet.
comfy space with a library of books and board games.
Should business travellers wish to retreat to Sanctum Inle
Resort. the room can easily be transformed into the ideal
venue for a group meeting.
Bike hire is available on site for guests who wish to explore.
and staffcan give directions to local attractions and
workshops where travellers can obtain many of the
handicrafts on sale in the hotel‘s boutique. In addition. eight
exhilarating totirs are offered, including a half-day cycling
excursion to Red Mouittain Estate Winery and a day trip to
the ancient temples of Kakku.
- Business centre and meeting rooms
- Private jetty
- Bike hire
- Free wi-fi
- 24-hour room S8l’. 'lt€
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