The usual bunch of grungy guesthouses are found around town but Takeo’s accommodation situation has improved a lot of late. You'll also find decent choices in the budget to flashpacker range. We’ve only covered centrally located joints, but the Aung Ta Som and Phsar Thmei areas, for easy access to buses and the railway station, also have adequate guesthouses.
The very chic Alice Villa is quite an unlikely find for Takeo, offering small resort-style accommodation of varying flavours at very reasonable rates. The well-tended garden and varnished wood, open-plan restaurant are reminiscent of some of Siem Reap’s smarter mid-range establishments. The cheapest rooms are located in a two-storey, pale yellow block on the left as you enter. Downstairs... Read our full review of Alice Villa Hotel (Daunkeo 2).
Daunkeo fits the typical Cambodian provincial guesthouse model, with an original house/villa set in a courtyard supplemented by newer adjacent room blocks and a separate restaurant area. Rooms are unspectacular but reasonably well-maintained and comfortable enough for a night or two. Rooms vary in size, with ground floor ones gloomier and upper storey ones brighter with balconies. Several... Read our full review of Daunkeo Guesthouse.
When we visited 7 Days In Hotel in late 2016 the hotel had only recently opened so everything was spotlessly clean and staff were enthusiastic. The modern building has six floors with a hotel-style reception and lobby on the ground next to which is a sauna, steam bath and Jacuzzi area. Above this are four levels or rooms atop which a conference room is just crying out to be converted to a... Read our full review of 7 Days In Hotel.
Rachana Guest House is probably your best plan B in case Alice Villa and Daunkeo are full. They offer clean, reasonably priced rooms and a location on the northern waterfront road overlooking the lake, just a short walk from the centre of town. This newish (or recently refurbished) guesthouse wouldn’t win any aesthetic prizes: The ground floor is mainly taken up by a carpark with an... Read our full review of Rachana Guest House.
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