One of the most significant milestones for Max Myanmar Group and also for booming hotel and tourism industry of Myanmar, is a new five star hotel fully owned by a Myanmar entrepreneur which was opened today at Pyay Road, Yangon. The grand opening ceremony was attended by Union Minister of Hotel and Tourism U Htay Aung, Yangon Region Chief Minister U Myint Swe, cabinet ministers, foreign dignitaries, chief representatives of foreign enterprises, NGOs, and invited guests.
Novotel Yangon Max is located in close proximity to the city’s commercial and cultural hub and Yangon International Airport. With the international rating of five and the Accor rating of four star hotel boasts 366 rooms, two ballrooms that cater to corporate and private events, F&B outlets and recreational facilities. Contemporary design permeates all levels of Novotel Yangon Max's rooms and suites with the display of space, transparency and light. Fully furnished with a working desk and modern gadgetry the cosy guest rooms are elegantly designed with a spacious living space and a modern bathroom with a separate rain shower. Ranging from 29 to 75 square metres, the 366 gustrooms include 123 Executive Rooms and Suites (including a Presidential Suite) on the Executive Floors with club access to the Premier Lounge and VIP amenities.
With three restaurants and four bars, the hotel present an array of dining venues. The Square is an all-day-dining restaurant that offers international cuisine, for authentic Cantonese cuisine and an all-you-can-eat dim sum lunch buffet, the Royal Pavilion Chinese restaurant if the perfect choice. Scheduled to open soon, The French Restaurant offers superb dining with magnificent views of the Shwedagon Pagoda. Cocktails, cool music and a relaxed vibe are a recipe for happiness at the hotel's bars. Unwind at the Lounge and at Studio with live music, or simply chill at Time Out, watching live telecasts of your favourite sports or enjoy an evening by the Pool Bar.
Novotel Yangon Max offers the perfect choice venue for meetings and events, featuring two ballrooms, a conference room and six meeting rooms. The Yangon Ballroom boasts a 12-metre-high ceiling that accommodates up to 700 guests, while the Pyay Conference Room easily welcomes a crowd of up to 400. With ample parking spaces on site, the hotel offers easy access to meetings and functions. The hotel’s recreational facilities include the In Balance fitness centre, Spa by Manida, a tennis court, a yoga room, an outdoor swimming pool with a Jacuzzi, and a pool and club for kids.
The Novotel Yangon Max is the fifth hotel for Max Hotels Group built by Max Construction Co., Ltd with the permission of Myanmar Investment Commission and a total investment of over 86 billion kyats with 30 billion kyats of oversea bank loan. Max opened its first five star Lake garden hotel in Nay Pyi Taw last year. Max Group owns Max Resort (Chaung Tha), Hotel Max (Nay Pyi Taw), Ayeyarwady Hotel (Nay Pyi Taw), and two new hotels under construction in Ngapali and Inle.
Novotel Yangon Max will be managed by one of the world most well-known leading hotel operator and market leader “Accor Hotels” group which has a portfolio of fourteen trusted brands with 3600 hotels in 92 countries. The opening of Novotel Yangon Max creates job opportunity for more than 1000 Myanmar and foreign nationals and the group believes that it can be of a great contribution for the economic development of Myanmar and tourism industry for the years to come.