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New menu additions will included selected Thai food

One of the cooks has experience with cooking Thai food so we are  adding a limited Thai menu to the existing menu at Shiny Lakeside Resort. We have selected about 15 traditional and loved items and now are tasting to make sure they meet standards. Menu likely to include: Appetizers: Crab, prawn, and fish cakes made from […]


New upgrades at Shiny Lakeside Resort

This off season has been a busy one, lots of new landscaping and room refurbishing, almost complete and we are ready for the winter season for overnight guests, wedding parties, and special occasion parties. Cabana 10 newly remodeled – now with AC and hot water


Newly Tiled and Landscaped Swimming Pool Area

Newly tiled and landscaped

We have completed work on the swimming pool area, adding new tiles, wall, underwater lights, a lawn area for sunbathing, palm trees for shade and just a general all around upgrade – come and take a plunge!


New kitchen at Shiny Lakeside Resort

New stainless steel counters

The old kitchen was in complete disrepair, so we tore it down and started all new construction. The kitchen is over the lagoon and regulations are for no permanent structures – so everything is made from wood – pilings are coconut trees hand driven 10- 15 feet into the lake bottom and then the structure […]


Photos from March Weddings at Shiny Lakeside Resort

Many locations available for unique wedding photos

Some photos from weddings and homecomings at Shiny Lakeside Resort during March 2014


A Day Out for Boys from the Development Home

Day out for orphan boys

A day out for boys from the development home On March 8 about 20 boys from the development home (basically orphans) on the other side of the lake were treated to a full day at Shiny Lakeside Resort. Even though they live on the lake most had never been on the lake – we gave […]


Enjoy some water activities at Shiny Lakeside

Enjoy a boat ride on Bird Lake

Enjoy some of the water activities at Shiny Lakeside. Take a peaceful boat ride or “safari” on our man powered fishing boat and see the lake/lagoon and it surroundings – lots of birds and exotic plants and reptiles and mammals to be seen. Or, ride a wakeboard or do some slalom water skiing with our  neighbors, […]


Economy ECO-rooms also available

rooms built in a local village style - with clay walls -

We also have three other rooms available at Shiny Lakeside Resort – they have been built in an ecologically friendly style similar to a local village house. The walls are made of local clay which keeps the rooms much cooler than cement walls. The rooms are located in the cinnamon garden next to the mangrove […]