Set on the banks of the scenic Dokthawaddy River winding across the Shan Plateau, the Riverside@Hsipaw Resort boasts an idyllic riverfront location for guests to step back into nature. This new property lies in Old Hsipaw, a Shan village, just a 15 minute drive downtown, a five minute walk from Dokhtawaddy River and a five minute boat ride to Saw Bwar Haw. It is a five hour scenic drive via Pyin Oo Lwin, or a 1.5 hour drive from Lashio Airport. 20 timber and brick deluxe bungalows feature their own private terrace with river views, large double/twin beds with mosquito nets, hot showers and minibars. Feast in the restaurant serving Thai, European and Asian food or relax at the spa and wellness center. Board a free ferry service to explore Hsipaw..
Great staff, great location. Loved the proximity to the town - via boat. It rained all day when we were there, which meant more people stayed in for dinner. I think that challenged them in the kitchen but we weren't at all bothered. The staff were so clearly doing their very best. Great stay....Read More
Oct 28, 2015
This place was awesome. The owner gave my husband a bundle of cigars when we left!