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9.0Exceptional

1,123 reviews

1,123 reviews

Cleanliness 9.6
Room comfort and quality 9.5
Service 9.5
Facilities 9.2
Value for money 8.9
Location 8.3
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8.3Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location
Parking
Available
Popular landmarks
Dhammayangyi Temple
3.5 km
Bagan Temples
3.6 km
Shwesandaw Pagoda
3.6 km
Sulamani Guphaya Temple
3.9 km
Thatbyinnyu Temple
4.2 km
Closest landmarks
Yadana Mart
570 m
Shwe Taung store
820 m
Eight Faces Paya
930 m
Global Care Bagan Clinic
1.2 km
MBoutik
1.2 km

Blue Bird Hotel

Myatlay Street, New Bagan, Bagan, Myanmar - See map

Get your trip off to a great start with a stay at this property, which offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms. Conveniently situated in the New Bagan part of Bagan, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Bagan Temples. Rated with 4 stars, this high-quality property provides guests with access to restaurant and outdoor pool on-site.

Highlights

Sparkling clean

Front desk [24-hour]

Excellent room comfort & quality

Airport transfer

Great Breakfast

Facilities

Front desk [24-hour]

Airport transfer

Bicycle rental

Car park

Swimming pool [outdoor]

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Luggage storage

Breakfast [free]

Value for money8.9
Distance to city center1.0 Km
Location rating8.3
Nearest airportNyaung U Airport (NYU)
Distance to airport7.8 km

Rooms available at Blue Bird Hotel

Exceptional
Room comfort & quality

9.5

Deluxe Pool View Double Room
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  • Room size: 40 m²/431 ft²
  • Pool view
  • 1 king bed
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Deluxe Twin Bed
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  • Room size: 40 m²/431 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 2 single beds
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Deluxe Pool View Twin Room
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  • Room size: 40 m²/431 ft²
  • Pool view
  • 2 single beds
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Deluxe Double Bed
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  • Room size: 40 m²/431 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 king bed
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Deluxe Room (No Window)
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    Deluxe Room
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      Deluxe Room - Pool View
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        Room Assigned on Arrival
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          Frequently asked questions

          Does Blue Bird Hotel offer laundry services?

          Yes! Blue Bird Hotel offers laundry service at your disposal for whenever you need your favorite clothes clean and fresh all throughout your trip. Please contact the property for more information.

          What is the average travel time to a nearby airport from Blue Bird Hotel?

          The average travel time to get from Blue Bird Hotel to the airport is 10 minutes, but please bear in mind that the travel time may fluctuate based on traffic, weather conditions, and time of day.

          What are the property's policies for children's bedding at Blue Bird Hotel?

          Blue Bird Hotel's policy concerning children's bedding considers guests age 4 years and older as adults, and therefore must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge. You can find additional information about specific child policy and age range for this property, by checking the "Property policies" section located in the property page for more details.

          How many rooms does Blue Bird Hotel have?

          Blue Bird Hotel has a total of 24 rooms.

          In which languages can Blue Bird Hotel's staff members communicate?

          Blue Bird Hotel can speak up to 2 languages which includes English for guests that have a preference for this language. Please refer to the "Amenities and facilities" section and in the "Languages spoken" category to find out what different languages this property supports.

          What is the verified guest review consensus about Blue Bird Hotel's swimming pool?

          72.0% of our verified guest feedback have given a positive review and remarks about this property's swimming pool. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments for Blue Bird Hotel down in the review section.

          What is the verified guest review consensus about Blue Bird Hotel's pet services?

          90.0% of our past guest ratings have given a positive review and comments about this property's pet services. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments for Blue Bird Hotel down in the review section.

          What is the average rating that verified Solo travelers' have given to Blue Bird Hotel?

          Verified solo travelers that have stayed at this property have given Blue Bird Hotel an average rating of 8.9. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and responses by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

          What is the typical rating that past Couples' have given to Blue Bird Hotel?

          Past couple travelers that have stayed at this property have given Blue Bird Hotel an average rating of 9.0. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments by filtering for a specific type of verified guest travelers down in the review section.

          What is the typical rating that verified Group travelers have given to Blue Bird Hotel?

          Verified group travelers that have stayed at this property have given Blue Bird Hotel an average rating of 9.3. You can find more in depth customer reviews and comments by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

          What time is check-in and check-out at Blue Bird Hotel?

          Check-in is from 02:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guest visitors checking in or out before or after the designated hours may be charged an additional fee.

          Is breakfast offered at Blue Bird Hotel?

          Guest visitors can enjoy breakfast offered with an additional charge of 15 USD for adults if not included in the room rate. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is usually included for less than buying it at the property.

          What people love about Blue Bird Hotel

          • 10

            Exceptional
            Cleanliness

            "The room is clean and is worth for money for sure."

            chin

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            December 23, 2019

          • 10

            Exceptional
            Location

            "From value, to location, to staff, to amenities , all was excellent."

            Gerald

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            December 21, 2019

          • 10

            Exceptional
            Location

            "The location is wonderful as there is a great massage place just opposite the hotel."

            lee

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            December 4, 2019

          Property ranking|Compared to 128 Bagan properties
          Cleanliness score
          9.6/10
          Room comfort score
          9.5/10
          Service score
          9.5/10
          Couples review score
          9/10
          Better than
          98
          %
          of Bagan properties
          Better than
          98
          %
          of Bagan properties
          Better than
          95
          %
          of Bagan properties
          Better than
          92
          %
          of Bagan properties
          More about Blue Bird Hotel

          More about Blue Bird Hotel

          Blue Bird Hotel

          Check out all the many sightseeing choices in Bagan when you stay at Blue Bird Hotel, which puts you close to all the famous landmarks. Explore the genuine Bagan that most travelers never see, with a stay at Blue Bird Hotel -- located only 3.6 km from Bagan Temples.
          At Blue Bird Hotel, guests are bound to have a stress-free stay. Keep up with all your communications easily with the hotel's free Wi-Fi. Getting from and back to the airport can be easily arranged with the hotel's airport transfer services. Car hire services provided by the hotel make exploring Bagan even more convenient.
          Guests can enjoy convenient available parking right at the hotel. Front desk services including concierge service, luggage storage and safety deposit boxes can assist with your needs. Getting tickets for the city's best entertainment is easy through the hotel's tours. Packing light is possible at Blue Bird Hotel thanks to the hotel's laundry service keeping your clothes clean.
          Feeling lazy? In-room conveniences like room service let you get the most out of your room time. For the comfort and health of all guests, smoking is not permitted anywhere within the hotel. Smoking is allowed only in the designated smoking areas provided by hotel.
          All rooms at Blue Bird Hotel are designed for comfort. For your comfort, some rooms at the hotel are equipped with blackout curtains and air conditioning. In-room entertainment amenities including the cable TV is provided in some rooms. In some select rooms, you can find a refrigerator, bottled water and a coffee or tea maker at your disposal.
          Blue Bird Hotel also provides a hair dryer and bathrobes in bathrooms for select rooms.


          Dining and things to do

          Every morning you can wake up to a delicious free breakfast at Blue Bird Hotel. A variety of convenient and tasty dining options are waiting for you at the hotel, for whenever you get hungry. A memorable night with your travel companions can be had without going far, at the hotel's bar.
          Apart from amenities and services, Blue Bird Hotel goes the extra mile to make sure all guests make the most of their time. Spend some time relaxing at the hotel's pool. Sip your favorite cocktail outdoors at the hotel's poolside bar. Get social at the hotel's library, where you can meet other guests.


          Around the property

          Experience Bagan like a true local. Be sure to stop by Bagan Viewing Tower located 5.5 km away, one of the most famous of all local landmarks. Don't forget to stop by Bulethi located 4.8 km away, where everyone who visits Bagan wants to have their photo taken.


          Reasons to stay here

          Find some excellent dining options here, where past guests have rated onsite or nearby dining better than 97% of the city's other accommodations.
          Past guests love the cleanliness here, ranking it higher than 98% of the city's accommodation.
          Guests who stayed here really appreciated the room comfort, scoring it higher than 98% of accommodations in the city.

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          Amenities and facilities

          Exceptional
          Facilities

          9.2

          Most talked about facilities

          Swimming Pool

          88 mentions

          Food & Dining

          43 mentions

          Breakfast

          29 mentions

          Housekeeping

          21 mentions

          Languages spoken
          • English
          • Burmese
          Internet access
          • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
          • Internet
          • Wi-Fi in public areas
          Things to do, ways to relax
          • Garden
          • Swimming pool [outdoor]
          • Tours
          Dining, drinking, and snacking
          • Bar
          • Breakfast [free]
          • Poolside bar
          • Restaurants
          • Room service
          Services and conveniences
          • Concierge
          • Elevator
          • Laundry service
          • Library
          • Luggage storage
          • Safety deposit boxes
          • Smoke-free property
          • Smoking area
          Access
          • Front desk [24-hour]
          • Pets allowed
          Getting around
          • Airport transfer
          • Car park [on-site]
          • Rental car
          Sports equipment rental
          • Bicycle rental
          Available in all rooms
          • Air conditioning
          • Bathrobes
          • Blackout curtains
          • Coffee/tea maker
          • DVD/CD player
          • Free bottled water
          • Hair dryer
          • In-room safe box
          • Internet access – wireless
          • Non-smoking
          • Refrigerator
          • Satellite/cable channels
          • Seating area
          • Shower
          • Wake-up service
          • Wi-Fi [free]

          Location

          Myatlay Street, New Bagan, Bagan, Myanmar
          Excellent
          Location

          8.3

          Airports
          • Nyaung U Airport (NYU)
            7.8 km
          • Pakhokku Airport (PKK)
            39.7 km
          Public transportation
          • Bagan Railway Station
            7.2 km
          Hospital or clinic
          • Global Care Bagan Clinic
            1.2 km
          Shopping
          • MBoutik
            1.2 km
          Convenience store
          • Htwe Htwe Store
            540 m
          Cash withdrawal
          • ATM
            340 m

          What's nearby

          Popular landmarks
          • Dhammayangyi Temple
            3.5 km
          • Bagan Temples
            3.6 km
          • Shwesandaw Pagoda
            3.6 km
          • Sulamani Guphaya Temple
            3.9 km
          • Thatbyinnyu Temple
            4.2 km
          • Ananda Temple
            4.4 km
          • Buphaya Paya
            5.1 km
          • Htilominlo Pahto
            5.4 km
          • Bagan Viewing Tower
            5.6 km
          • Shwezigon Paya
            7.5 km
          Nearby landmarks
          • Yadana Mart
            570 m
          • Shwe Taung store
            820 m
          • Eight Faces Paya
            930 m
          • Global Care Bagan Clinic
            1.2 km
          • MBoutik
            1.2 km
          • Watch Tower
            1.5 km
          • Urban Health Center Bagan
            1.6 km
          • Seinnyet Nyima Paya & Seinnyet Ama Pahto
            1.7 km
          • Quiet sunset view point with small wooden dock (18-01-19)
            2.0 km
          • Temple 360 view - not climbable anymore 01.19
            2.0 km
          Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.

          Property policies

          Children and extra beds

          Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

          All children are welcome.

          Others
          • Joiners or visitors are not allowed.
          • In order to value the privacy of in-house guests, the hotel has exclusively privatized the usage of hotel facilities, including the restaurant, for hotel guests only. Inviting guests to use hotel facilities or for visits will not be permitted in order to keep sufficient facilities at all times and for the privacy of in-house guests. Walk-in inspections will also not be accepted in order to maintain the oasis-like ambiance they strive to create.
          • Children 0-1 years old stay for free if using existing bedding. If a cot is needed, there may be an extra charge.
          • Children 2-3 years old stay for free if using existing bedding. No cot is available.
          • Children 4-11 years old must use an extra bed, and will be charged according to the hotel's current applicable rate. There is a maximum of 1 extra cot per room.
          • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

          Some helpful facts

          Check-in/Check-out
          • Check-in from14:00
          • Check-out until12:00
          Getting around
          • Airport transfer fee12 MMK
          • Distance from city center1.0 Km
          • Travel time to airport (minutes)10
          Extras
          • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)15 USD
          The property
          • Non-smoking rooms/floorsyes
          • Number of bars/lounges1
          • Number of floors1
          • Number of restaurants1
          • Number of rooms 24
          • Room voltage220
          • Year property opened2012

          Reviews of Blue Bird Hotel from real guests

          Provided by verified guests of Agoda
          9.0
          Cleanliness9.6
          Room comfort and quality9.5
          Service9.5
          Facilities9.2
          Value for money8.9
          Location8.3
          High score for Bagan
          Rating
          9+ Exceptional (550)
          8-9 Excellent (216)
          7-8 Very Good (82)
          6-7 Good (30)
          <6 Below Expectation (37)

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          9.7
          Exceptional
          Tim from United Kingdom
          Family with teens
          Stayed 3 nights in July 2014

          It really is this good!”

          The staff, the beds, oh, did I mention the staff?

          There is a simple reason why the Blue Bird Hotel comes out so well in all reviews - it really is that good! Having stayed in some very high end hotels around Asia, what the Blue Bird lacks in size, and in some ways facilities, it more than makes up for with the warmth of welcome and the friendly attentiveness of the staff. For the staff performance alone, this hotel is probably the best I have ever stayed in, and particular mention should be made of the reception staff who greet you with a friendly smile and then quickly become your friend and fixer, sorting out trips, booking taxis and ensuring that your every need is catered for. Whilst there, we also met the owners, a Swiss gentleman and his Burmese wife, and they too go out of their way to make the stay memorable. We especially liked our room with mosquito covered beds that we sank into most comfortably after days out visiting the temples and other sites. Though a small hotel, we found the food in the restaurant, though not extensive in choice, to be of a high quality with obvious effort made to source fresh produce and immaculate presentation. Like the town of Bagan, the hotel is quiet, but this relaxing atmosphere suited our requirements perfectly. I know the owner has plans to add facilities to the hotel and I hope that we can return to sample the additions. I would not think to try another hotel in Bagan - even the highest end ones there would struggle to compete with the Blue Bird! Going to Bagan? Stay at the Blue Bird and enjoy Burmese hospitality at its finest!

          Reviewed July 26, 2014
          9.6
          Exceptional
          Roger from United States
          Couple
          Deluxe Double Bed
          Stayed 2 nights in December 2016

          Boutique hotel with a deserved reputation”

          We just returned from a 2-night stay at the Blue Bird Hotel in Bagan. The hotel is situated on the edge of New Bagan, and is perfectly situated for those people who want to tour the area. This hotel will suit people of all ages, with or without children. The rooms are spacious and clean and the beds and linens are equal to the best hotels. We've lived in Thailand for the last 10 years know this isn't always the case with Asian hotels where beds can sometimes be so hard that sleeping is difficult for those not used to sleeping on tile floors. The food is fantastic and we ate at the hotel both nights. The menu isn't extensive, but is sufficiently varied that there will be something for everyone. Prices are very reasonable and the wines are actually cheap considering the quality. Do not leave unless you've tried the bottle gourd soup and the chocolate soufflé. We ordered a bottle of wine each night and ate 3 course meals for $50 to $60. The staff is really exceptional and it is clear that the owners have made pleasing guests the ultimate priority. Each day when we returned to the hotel someone was there to hand us a cool towel and cold glass of water. Phillipe, the owner, happened to be there during our stay and it was obvious that he's a professional and tuned to the needs of his guests. My wife casually mentioned something that she liked the day of our arrival and this was presented to us as a gift on our departure. That's paying attention and it speaks to the way this hotel is run in all aspects. We couldn't recommend it more. As for sightseeing in Bagan, we rented two small electric scooters from a local couple immediately outside our hotel and spent several hours each day exploring. The roads are dusty, slightly pot-holed and some of the back roads can be a bit challenging for novice riders like ourselves, but we would recommend this mode of travel for anyone that is comfortable on two wheels (we're pushing 60). The young or fit can also rent ped

          Reviewed December 05, 2016
          8.7
          Excellent
          Amini from Canada
          Couple
          Stayed 2 nights in May 2014

          A relaxing stay”

          The friendly staff, the beautiful room and shower, the quiet area

          We enjoyed our stay at Blue Bird in Bagan in May 2014 in New Bagan. A good location, clean, garden atmosphere, very friendly staff and beautiful rooms. The area is very quiet as well. We arranged for an airport pick up which was nice as the hotel provides a air conditioned luxury car to pick up in. Upon arrival, staff immediately greets you with a refreshing towel and drink. The room was nice and large, a beautiful bathroom. Wifi in in room was spotty (though this can be said for the whole city). Electricity is also spotty (especially when it rains). All payments are typically made in cash (and often required in local currency). The hotel offers bikes for free (which we did on one day), though I would recommend taking the E-Bike option instead (about $15USD for the day). The distances between pagodas can be long and with the heat an E-Bike works out as a better option in the long-run. After a long day, the rain shower at Blue Bird made our choice to stay here all the more worth it (though when the power goes out, so does the shower pump so beware of this). There is also a DVD player in the room and plenty of DVD options in the reception area which is nice. We ate dinner at the hotel restaurant on two occasions. The food is good but options are limited. Don't forget your bug spray! Breakfast options were nice as well. I would recommend this hotel to other travelers.

          Reviewed June 16, 2014
          9.3
          Exceptional
          Anne from United States
          Group
          Stayed 1 night in August 2013

          One of our Bagan highlights”

          Wonderful Staff, Beautifully Designed, Delicious Food

          I've been meaning to write this review ever since our trip to Myanmar, and I can't believe it took this long. I'm ashamed. To everyone at Bluebird - I'm so sorry! Staying here was probably one of the most enjoyable experiences of being in Bagan, (and this is coming from a person who always prioritizes cultural experience over accommodation, though luckily I was traveling with someone who is the opposite in this case), simply because staying here can be likened to nothing but an oasis. The hotel itself is beautiful, and everyone to the staff to the owners themselves are so approachable. After some chats with the owner and her husband (the former being from Burma/Myanmar herself, and the latter from France), discovered that she actually designed it all herself! A very talented, thorough and organized lady, she has been trained around the globe and made sure that every single detail in her hotel is perfect: from the mix of eclectic and traditional menu/drinks, to the garden, even the rooms themselves. With greenery and flowers everywhere, I couldn't help but wake up with a smile every time I walked outside and sipped on a wonderfully fresh cup of coffee. If you get the chance - try the tiramisu cocktail. And I really just can't can't say enough about the staff. They were all so wonderfully kind to me and Erin. So helpful and accommodating, they answered every question that we had with a smile and gave great suggestions for local sites/vendors. Erin had to book a really last minute bus back to Yangon to catch a flight, and they did absolutely everything they could to make it all work (and it did). We couldn't be more grateful. Wish I could name names - but then this review would be too long! My only complaint is its location, though this is unavoidable with UNESCO building laws halting construction in Old Bagan. NB is developing a vibe of its own besides, and we just loved staying at Blue Bird. To be honest, Erin and I miss all their smiling faces.

          Reviewed October 03, 2013
          10.0
          Exceptional
          Elizabeth from United States
          Family with teens
          Stayed 2 nights in March 2016

          The service is fantastic!”

          The grounds of the Blue Bird were beautiful and well maintained. Our room was large, as was the bathroom. However, what made our stay truly wonderful was the extraordinary service the owners and staff provided! Whether it be having a proposed itinerary for us upon arrival, or arranging for e-bikes, or confirming our balloon rides (if it is in budget, well with the expense), arranging for our bus from Bagan to Mandalay (and they arranged for pick up at Blue Bird to delivery at our hotel in Mandalay), suggesting places to stay on our next leg, the staff was wonderful. And they were all kind and attentive. The pool was well maintained (as good as I've seen anywhere. Then there are the cocktails, if you are so inclined, in theevening. They were wonderful! We learned each was a creation of the owner, who also happens to be a mixologist. Should we return to Bagan, it will be the Blue Bird.

          Reviewed March 05, 2016
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