Hilton Hotels & Resorts will relaunch The Sedona Hotel Mandalay as Hilton Mandalay come 4Q2017, the result of a management agreement signed with Eden Hotels & Resorts.
Hilton Mandalay will offer 251 guestrooms and suites and 401m2 of event space, including a 256m2 ballroom. The hotel will also be equipped with a business centre, pool, fitness centre and luxurious spa facilities.
View of Mandalay Hill from the hotel
The hotel will be located opposite the Mandalay Palace and is approximately 4km from Mandalay Hill and Mahamuni Pagoda.
“Tourism in Myanmar is on a strong growth trajectory, with plans for Mandalay Airport to be developed as a regional hub, and the introduction of our flagship Hilton brand demonstrates our confidence in this important commercial and cultural centre,” said Guy Phillips, senior vice president of development – Asia & Australasia, Hilton.
In 2016, foreign visitor arrivals into Mandalay was up almost 25 per cent from the previous year.