Skip to content

Blue Bird

Blue Bird, Bagan, Myanmar (Burma)

Our rating: Medium

Hotel Blue Bird is located in the peaceful village of New Bagan, the small town, just a short walk from the Ayeyarwaddy River. New Bagan is also home to a colourful morning market as well as numerous laquerware shops and restaurants. Pagan's famous temples are easily accessible from the hotel, and Nyaung Oo airport is only a ten minute drive away.

Each of the 24 Deluxe rooms offer air-con and flat screen TV and DVD players. The hotel has a good sized pool set in beautiful gardens and there are bicycles for hire, a boutique shop as well as the Spices Restaurant, a favourite in New Bagan.

Speak to someone
who's been there

Audley Travel specialist Hannah

Start planning your tailor-made trip by contacting one of our Myanmar (Burma) specialists

Photos of Blue Bird

Bagan itinerary suggestions

Nearby accommodation

Nearby places

Places & hotels on the map

    Alternative places to stay nearby

    Where possible, we like to offer a range of accommodation for each stop of your trip, chosen by our specialists as some of their favourite places to stay. To help you make the right choice, we give each property a rating based on its facilities and service, but we also look for hotels with distinct character or a location that can’t be bettered.

    • Swimming pool at Areindmar Hotel, Bagan, Burma (Myanmar)

      Areindmar Hotel


      Well located a couple of streets back from the main road in New Bagan, the hotel offers beautiful rooms, great food and good service.

    • Pool, Aye Yar River View Resort, Bagan

      Aye Yar River View Resort

      First Class

      Residing on the banks of the Ayeyarwaddy River, the Aye Yar River View is an established property with 103 well-appointed rooms and suites with either garden, pagoda and river views, all set in ten acres of tropical gardens.

    • Bagan Lodge, Bagan

      Bagan Lodge

      First Class

      Ideally set in the heart of the archaeological zone, Bagan Lodge offers convenient access to some of the world’s most magnificent temples.

    • Deluxe Riverview room, Thande Bungalows, Bagan

      Bagan Thande Hotel


      The Bagan Thande is one of the oldest hotels in the area having opened in 1922 for the visit of King Edward VIII. The simple accommodation that has an air of faded grandeur.

    • The gardens of the Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort, Bagan

      Bagan Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort

      First Class

      With an enviable location on the banks of the Ayeyarwady River, the Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort has 76 guest rooms set in extensive gardens.

    • Hotel @ Tharabar Gate, Bagan

      Hotel@Tharabar Gate

      First Class

      Situated in front of the legendary Tharabar Gate in Old Bagan, this is a well-located and attractive property. Facilities include a nicely designed swimming pool and sun terrace, bicycle hire, laundry, babysitting and massage service.

    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.

    • Village girl relaxing, Bagan, Burma (Myanmar)

      Bagan by bicycle


      Prepare to be astounded by Bagan, a grassy plain scattered with pagodas. A full day of cycling will take you to the city's most fascinating sites, including the teeming Nyaung Oo Market, the glittering Shwezigon Pagoda, and the atmospheric cave temple of Wetkyi-In Gubyaukgyi.

    • Dawn balloon flight over Bagan, Burma (Myanmar)

      Dawn balloon flight over Bagan


      An early morning balloon flight over Bagan is a fantastic way to see the temple landscape. You'll trip will end with light snack and celebratory glass of champagne.

    • Mount Popa, Burma (Myanmar)

      Mount Popa villages on foot


      Driving 80 kilometres southeast of Bagan you reach the famous Mount Popa. Rising 1,518 metres out of the Ayeyarwaddy flood plain, Mount Popa is one of the most sacred sites in Myanmar and home to the 'nats'.