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Thale U Hotel (GIC)

The success of the first Golden Island Cottages prompted the community to spread out and build a second property in Thale U village.Thale UHotel is an equally charming sister property of the Golden Island Cottages built in a similarstyle on stilts in the Inle Lake. It is an ideal spot from which to discover Inle Lake and provides easy access to all the lively attractions for visitors who want to venture out. The hotel’splacement has been carefully chosen to fit the highest degree of comfort and convenience. It provides a most conducive spot for you to take a break from your busy days. Special charm’s give to this hotel by a nearby well-known bird sanctuary and the proximity of ancient Nga Phe Chaung Monastery, Floating Gardens and the Phaungdaw Oo Pagoda. An afternoon stroll through the nearby village of Thale U provides is a relaxing opportunity to get in contact with local people and their lifestyle, and to learn about local farming activities.

The hotels special location provides views of both the sunrise over the mountains and the sunset out on the lake, which is sublime and perfect for photographers.

The excellent service and superior facilities provided by the hotel ensure a pleasant and an unforgettable stay for guests and offer numerous on-site facilities to satisfy even the most discerning guests.

Thale U Hotel can be reached via the lake by boat and via land transport by car. The journey from Heho airport takes about one and a half hours by car. Traveling from Hehoto Nyaung Shwe will take one hour by car. From the Nyaung Shwe jettythe journey by boat will take about 45 minutes.