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Staying in a Penthouse in Myanmar can be one of the most rewarding places to live. There are many benefits including having your own terrace, however leaks are common during the monsoon season. Before renting a Penthouse it’s best to consult with one of our Agents,  contact us.


Finding the best Penthouses for rent in Myanmar

Experiencing the Shwedagon Pagoda from an 8th floor penthouse in unmatched. Penthouse living usually gives you the best of both worlds. Typically, they’re located in the heart of townships, so you’ll have quick access to restaurants and convenience stores, you’ll also typically get a large terrace, ideal for plants. 

If you’re looking for penthouses for rent, continue reading.

What is a penthouse?

There are two types of penthouses for rent in Myanmar. Option 1 is a luxury penthouse in a condominium that comes with full amenities and facilities. Option 2  will be located within mini-condos. What it lacks in amenities and facilities, they make up for in value for money.

The cons of living in a penthouse apartment

There are a couple of drawbacks to living in a penthouse, especially one that’s inside a mini condominium. The first thing you’ll notice during the monsoon season is how noisy the rooftop will get due to the rain.

The second con of renting a penthouse is the climate, it can get very hot during the summer so most people tend to use air conditioning more in Penthouses. However, in the evenings you’ll have a cool breeze. 

How to deal with your landlord

When you’re renting a penthouse in Myanmar, you must be more diligent than ever. Penthouses for rent can have their problem with leakages. It’s important to find a transparent Landlord who’ll take responsibility in such an event occurs.

The water tanks will most likely be on top of your apartment also, so expect the landlord to request visits time to time to access the rooftop.

What townships have the best views?

Sanchaung is our top choice for affordability and quality of views. 

The typical penthouse view in Sanchaung will be of the Shwedagon Pagoda and the river view.

Another township with a special view will be Bahan. Here you’ll be up close with the Shwedagon Pagoda as it lights up the night sky.

We’d also recommend the Mayangone area, if you find the right one, you’ll be able to enjoy views of both the Inya lake and Shwedagon Pagoda.


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