Homestay Yangon Myanmar sounds quite attractive to dozens of travelers who want to mingle with the Burmese people, get to know them better, and experience their local lifestyle. If this is the shared wish of yours, get to know the three outstanding places below, which promises the pleasurable homestay-like days and nights. Knowing them and you do not need to look elsewhere for accommodation in Yangon Myanmar.
#1: Bamboo Place Yangon
Bamboo Place Yangon receives lots of excellent comments on TripAdvisor that guests felt much pleased when they stayed there. Some even said that they had the best homestay in Yangon in this charming spot, with the hospitable host, big and cozy rooms, and advantageous location in the city center. It just takes around USD$3 to reach the sparkling and revered Shwedagon Pagoda by taxi. It also takes the walking distance to reach the Yangon Circular Train.
Some people put Bamboo Place Yangon the number 01 in their list of accommodation in the city. Most of them do love the Burmese breakfast with Shan noodle while others appreciate the very supportive staff and the peaceful atmosphere to unwind. Local culture and cuisine are plenty to enjoy at this address. No worry if you arrive there late without having dinner yet because the guesthouse does prepare a meal for you, and this is the genuine Burmese meal to relish.
#2: Wai Wai’s Place
Around 30 minutes from the Yangon Airport, Wai Wai’s Place welcomes the overseas guests all seasons. This homestay address is a large ancient house with five big rooms, standard beds, and polished parquet floors. The place is named after the owner who is also the great cook specialized in Shan cookery. The hospitality in this lodging is just incredible, and some visitors feel very reluctant to leave after some nights. Every detail in this house might not be luxurious. Rather, it is the authentic Burmese house in Yangon where to meet the knowledgeable and valued hostess, learn the culture, and get stories to tell.
Backpackers do recommend others to stay at Wai Wai’s Place if they are interested in the Homestay Yangon concept. The hostess treats you as the friends and gives you the wealth of information that makes the city exploration more enjoyable than ever. You come to know the top pagodas to see in Yangon, without a need to search online. The most frequently mentioned names should be Shwedagon, Sule, Botahtaung, Chauk Htat Gyi, Kaba Aye, Shwe Taw Myat Paya, Kyauk Taw Gyi, and Maha Wizaya.
#3: Backpacker Bed & Breakfast
Located in the Shwe Baon Thar Street, in the center of Yangon, Backpacker Bed & Breakfast is the budget guesthouse featured with wonderful staff, delicious Burmese breakfast, and standard Burmese living conditions. Besides the superior single rooms and twin rooms, there are also the female/male dormitory rooms that help the group of travelers to save budget and share with each other.
Various excellent comments about this address have been put on the booking sites, which promises the satisfactory accommodation corresponding to the prices. The local host and staff are there to inform you of the best activities and sites to see in Yangon so that you will not miss the highlights. Mingling with the Burmese people is one of the best things that Myanmar homestay can offer, and this guesthouse can do, too.
Yangon is an indispensable city of Myanmar that receives a large number of visits on a regular basis. Due to the governmental restrictions, the guesthouses might not be the local houses that you want to share with the Burmese families (like services in Vietnam) but the comfortable and friendly homestay-like offers can keep you satisfactory and happy.
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