Ngapali Bay Villas & Spa

Location: Burmese Beaches & Islands | Burma

Price guide: £££££ Less than £100 per person per night

Boasting a beautiful beachfront location on Myanmar’s sun-swathed west coast, Ngapali Bay Villas & Spa is all about relaxation, whether on the sand or in the hotel’s world-class spa. Add fantastic fresh seafood, artistic design and ample opportunities for cycling, hiking and snorkelling into the mix, and you’ve got a beach resort which you’ll never want to say goodbye to.
Perfect forEnjoying the 'sun, sea and sand' side of Myanmar.
In the knowIf jet lag’s messing with your body clock, don’t despair: the restaurant offers day and night menus for weary travellers.

Recommended for...

  • Beach
  • Cultural Immersion
  • Honeymoon
  • Romantic

Hotel Overview

Sense of place

The Ngapali Bay Villas & Spa are 6 miles from Mazin Airport, on a beautiful natural beach in Myabyin village in western Myanmar.

Rooms at Ngapali Bay Villas & Spa

Aesthetes and art lovers will absolutely adore Ngapali Bay, which was designed by interior designer U Kyaw Sein and British architect David Wordsworth and is made up of beautiful huts with sweeping ocean views. The luxurious, dark wood rooms feature copper basins, thatch roofing modelled after the traditional village building tradition, custom-made handwoven curtains from Pakokku, paintings by one of Myanmar's most famous artists, U Kin Maung Yin, antique and contemporary pottery, and bronze works from Mandalay.

Food & Drink

Fresh seafood is the order of the day at Ngapali Bay, with fruits de mer delivered straight to your plate at the elegant Tamarind restaurant. Tables and chairs can also be put out for you on the beach for an extra special dining experience, which also includes a traditional Rakhine chicken barbecue.


The Frangipani spa combines eastern and western massage techniques to help make your stay as relaxing and rejuvenating as possible.

Activities at Ngapali Bay Villas & Spa

Adventurous guests will love Ngapali Bay for the array of outdoor activities on offer. The swarms of tropical, colourful fish in the waters off Pearl Island make for a great snorkelling experience, and hiking and cycling around the local villages in the area is a great way to spend an afternoon. There are also several art galleries in the area.

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Hotel location

The resort is 9km (a 10-minute drive) from Thandwe Airport.

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