Guesthouses, hotels and resorts
Banlung boasts a comprehensive range of hotels and guesthouses, with both in-town and out-of-town options available.
The best in townHillside district, near Tribal Hotel
T: (011) 600 381;
Mr T, once Stung Treng's unofficial welcome committee and owner of its popular Riverside guesthouse, relocated to Banlung a few years ago because, his nephew who now runs Riverside says, he didn't ... Read the full review of Tree Top Ecolodge.Under USD 10 7 votes Backpacker
Luxury in the highlandsBoeung Kansaign, Ban Lung
T: (012) 770 650;
This long-running tour group favourite boasts the sole swimming pool in Banlung (open to non-guests for $5 per person) and, if you're looking for something a little special, it makes for a tempting ... Read the full review of Terres Rouges Lodge.USD 35 to 75 1 vote Midrange
Ugly building, pleasant lakeside settingFar side of lake
T: (012) 957 422, (012) 960 279 ;
The Lakeside Chheng Lok Hotel sits on the western side of the lake and if the far pricier Terres Rouges is out of your budget, this is a good, albeit somewhat charmless, second choice, with tile ... Read the full review of Lakeside Chheng Lok Hotel.USD 10 to 35 1 vote Flashpacker
Forest getaway10 minute drive (in dry season) east of Banlung past the lake
T: (012) 799 211, (011) 725 881;
Yaklom Hill Lodge promises a jungle experience and, for better or worse, delivers it. If you're a nature lover looking to be well away from the crowds, this is a solid option, but bare in mind the ... Read the full review of Yaklom Hill Lodge.USD 10 to 35 4 votes Flashpacker
Good value in a central locationNear the market
T: (012) 333 399;
There are a few cookie cutter hotels in central Banlung within easy walking distance of the Central Market. This wouldn't be our first choice of an area to stay, but if you like the hustle and ... Read the full review of Ratanak Sky Inn.
Backpacker's best optionLakeside
T: (097) 809 7036 ;
Brought to you by the same team behind the Balcony Guesthouse in Kratie, this is easily the best backpacker joint in Banlung. The rooms make the best of what appears to be a well-aged building, but ... Read the full review of Banlung Balcony.
A reasonable optionLakeside
T: (012) 233 312;
Of the lakeside Christmas cake hotels, Laseside is a reasonable option. Take an upstairs lake-view room and enjoy the view from your own veranda -- if you want even more natural light, request a ... Read the full review of Lakeside Hotel.USD 10 to 35 1 vote Flashpacker
Another backpacker option(092) 785 259; (097) 363 6709
We'd seen banners for this place in both Kratie and Stung Treng, and it sounded like a good place. We guess if you've got a great crowd of people, even the worst place on earth can be fun, so let's ... Read the full review of Backpacker Pad.
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