Golden Rock Hotel Kyaikhtiyo

Address: Yathe Taung base camp, Kyaikto, Myanmar | Hotel
 
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This hotel, located on Yathe Taung base camp, Kyaikto, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsGolden Rock Hotel Kyaikhtiyo Kyaikto

    Reviewed by pilgrim143

    Nice facilities, atmosphere & location

    Reviewed Oct 28, 2014
    by (30 reviews) Sevenoaks , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Really nice hotel & grounds although you will like us probably arrive in evening and leave first thing in the morning. Manager immediately solved a small problem with our shower

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by indochinatrip

    Best hotel at the top

    Reviewed Feb 26, 2013
    by (14 reviews) Frankfurt , Germany Flag of Germany

    This is the best hotel near the top, but still fairly basic. We missed nothing essential though. We recommend it for those who want to walk up to the rock early in the morning, which we did. Sunrise at the rock is spectacular.
    Food is decent, no problems.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by chulamani

    truck to Golden rock

    Reviewed Jan 15, 2012
    by (5 reviews) Pathuthani , Thailand Flag of Thailand

    Only 2 Hotel here. Golden Rock Hotel Kyaikhtiyo is one of hotel here. We stayed at Golden Rock and all stafts are freindl and u can find good service here. We likes here.

    truck to Kyaikhtiyo
    Kyaikto, Myanmar

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Golden Rock Hotel Kyaikhtiyo Kyaikto

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good
     

    Travel Blogs from Kyaikto

    The Golden Rock Impresses

    A travel blog entry by pilgrim143 on Oct 28, 2014

    19 photos

    We had an 8am pickup to drive via Bago to Kyaikhtiyo. We were going against the traffic but there's still a lot of it and we seemed to hit the school run too (on all sorts of transport).
    We arrive in Bago (NE of Yangon) to Shwemawdaw Paya which I believe is the tallest, although not built on a hill. In its own self-contained complex it's …

    The Golden Rock

    A travel blog entry by tom_hannah on May 23, 2015

    10 photos

    23/05/15
    We left our hotel in Yangon in sunshine only to arrive at the bus station in the pouring rain. Despite our best efforts to keep our stuff and ourselves dry we were pretty soaked by the time we got on the bus. We couldn't quite believe it when we had the front seats on the bus- practically everywhere else we've been foreigners are given the ****** seats at the bumpy back of the bus.

    After ...

    Mt Kyaiktiyo, the miracle of the Golden Rock!

    A travel blog entry by ulka on Feb 26, 2015

    58 photos

    'A crowded, windy, potentially vomit-inducing ride up a remote hill simply to look at a big gilded rock is, admittedly, a tough recommendation. But if you ask us, you can't say you’ve been to Myanmar if you haven’t ascended Mt Kyaiktiyo, home to the country’s most important religious pilgrimage site after the Shwedagon Paya in Yangon. The journey may be difficult, but at the top you’ll be rewarded by a scene replete with stunning vistas and ...

    Welcome to Burma

    A travel blog entry by redtilly on Feb 14, 2015

    2 comments, 53 photos

    We were supposed to meet our guides at 8.00am but it took us longer to get through the border than we thought. Its not like customs and immigration at the airport where everything is well signed and orderly. We lined up at a counter and had to fill out some paperwork, take it to another office, back to the first one and then to another. No standing behind the line and waiting till you're called, everyone is around the ...

    Where the locals go

    A travel blog entry by mickyjohn on Jan 29, 2015

    7 photos



    Friday night pile the family, some food and a few blankets into the bus to Golden Rock. Drive all night from Yangon to arrive at sunrise. You used climb the steep switchback slopes for hours to get there. But now you just hop on the truck for a joy ride to the top.

    Once on the mountain top and after slipping off your shoes, you make your way to the big draw - ...

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