Guesthouses, hotels and resorts
Despite long being off the tourist radar, guesthouses that cater to a more international market are developing in Kompong Thom, which even has its first boutique hotel now. Standards are still not as high as Siem Reap or Phnom Penh, but they're getting there.
Our favourite in townStreet 4 (250 metres east from the Arunras Hotel), Kompong Thom
T: (078) 220 333, (015) 220 333;
By far our favourite in town, this is a bright, modern, four-storey building, with decent sized, simply but tastefully decorated rooms, many with balconies, large flat-screen TVs, hot water showers ... Read the full review of Vimean Sovann Guesthouse.
Kompong Thom's only luxury resortDemocrat St, Kompong Thom
T: (062) 961 391, (017) 924 612 ;
Tropical gardens bursting with flowers, pretty chalets with romantically decorated rooms, a small shady pool and a modern restaurant in a traditional Khmer villa: this is Kompong Thom's lovely Sambor ... Read the full review of Sambor Village.USD 35 to 75 1 vote Midrange
Short walk and a great dealStreet 3 (200 metres east from the Arunras Hotel), Kompong Thom
T: (062) 210 211, (011) 425 358;
With ease of access and rock-bottom prices, this sweet little guesthouse is hard to beat. In a two-storey villa set back from the road, the rooms are simple but clean and light, while some have ... Read the full review of Sakun Lalita Guest House.
Underused river viewsThe river road off Route 6 (northwest side), Kompong Thom
T: (062) 961 213;
With an aspect looking across the river, make sure to ask for one of the upstairs balcony rooms at Mittapheap in order to take advantage of the views -- although there is nothing to sit on when ... Read the full review of Mittapheap Hotel.
The best deal in townCorner National Route 6 and Sereipheap St, Kompong Thom
T: (062) 961 294, (012) 836 107;
One of the longest-running of Kompong Thom’s hotels, the Arunras holds a soft spot in the minds of most people who pass through Kompong Thom on a regular basis because of its ability to deliver the ... Read the full review of Arunras Hotel & Restaurant.
Roomy and plainNational Route 6, Kompong Thom
T: (062) 961 228, (012) 309 495 ;
After Arunras, this is another big player with 31 rooms some of which will have a view on the river. It’s darker and more old-fashioned than Arunras, and perhaps an option if you want to get away ... Read the full review of Stung Sen Royal Garden Hotel.USD 10 to 35 1 vote Flashpacker
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