Pristine Lotus Spa Resort puts you in the midst of a watery oasis, with villas and cottages that come with a view of the surrounding mountains.
- 2:00 p.m. check in
- 12:00 p.m. check out
- Wireless Internet
It takes a little over half an hour to get from the resort to Shwe Indein Pagoda. This pagoda features a mix of ancient and restored stupas. Staying here, you’ll be just a short trip form the grand, gold-leaf covered Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda. A visit to Inle Lake isn’t complete without a visit to lakeside villages that sell local handicrafts like lotus silk, lacquerware, and hand-rolled cigars. Take a day trip to see Pindaya Cave, a cavern that has accumulated 8,000 statues of Buddha and makes an interesting place to explore.
This resort has an open deck where you can unwind, watch the wildlife, and sip cocktails. Pristine Lotus Spa’s restaurant is perched on stilts, and you’ll find the menu features Shan cuisine as well as Western-inspired classics. You can also order from the selection of international wines.
The spa has standard services, as well as massages and purifying skin treatments inspired by local culture. There’s a hot tub nearby the bar where you can order western-style cocktails. This resort isn’t just about relaxation, it also caters to business travelers with a meeting room that comes equipped with a digital projector.
You can choose accommodations in the form of villas or floating cabins. Pristine Lotus Spa rooms have exposed beams and canopy beds. Polished wood and warm colors make the interiors especially inviting. All of the accommodations have separate living rooms and work desks. In the private bathroom, you'll find a separate shower and bathtub, as well as a hairdryer and bathrobes.