Luxury Hotel

JW Marriott Sukhumvit Hotel: The little problems add up.

There is a lot to like about the JW Marriott Sukhumvit Hotel. Being on the edge of Sukhumvit that is not quite the severely-jammed bit was one. The very friendly staff that made me felt right at home was another. That said, it’s problems unfortunately out-weights the hard work of its staff. 1) It’s location is not the best. Being right between Phloen Chit and Nana BTS stations means it’s near neither. Although the walk to either station is not…

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Chatrium Royal Lake Yangon Room

Chatrium Royal Lake Yangon Hotel: Good hotel with slight hiccups.

The Chatrium Royal Lake Yangon Hotel is at a great location. Right on the shore of the Kandawgyi Lake and not too far from the Shwedagon Pagoda – a 10 minute drive sans traffic. My stay at the hotel was not perfect, but very good provided that it is in Yangon. Some complaints: 1) The hotel is very popular – not just for its rooms but also for hosting functions. For the 3 nights I stayed at the hotel, there…

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