INLE LAKE, MYANMAR, 31 August 2016: The 94-room Sanctum Inle Resort will officially open 1 October according to the resort’s general manager Philippe Arnaud.
The resort’s signature feature is an Olympic-sized swimming pool a rare feature for resorts and hotels in Myanmar.
The resort, overlooking the lake, also features a 150 sqm Sanctuary Suite and a Shan and international cuisine restaurant, The Refectory, that will be highlighted at the resort’s grand opening celebrations.
Covering an area of 120 square kilometres and at an altitude of 800 metres above sea level, Inle Lake is famed for its stilted wooden homes, floating vegetable gardens and fishermen, who propel their boats across the water with a curious, one-legged rowing style.
The resort offers four room categories, including two suites and rooms ranging in size from 40 to 150 sqm.
The Sanctuary Spa, the saltwater swimming pool and a fully-equipped gym are ready for the grand opening.
Opening room rates start at MMK334,470 ++ [USD284 ++] per night.