Photo: River exploration out of Koh Kong.

Photo of Kolab Koh Kong GuesthouseKolab Koh Kong Guesthouse

Excellent value

Riverside, Koh Kong T: (097) 320 2333, (086) 867 562 

Kolab Koh Kong Guesthouse

Our rating:

Quick links
Our review | Walk-in rates | Address | Map | |

Overlooking the riverside road, food stalls and a kids play area, Kolab Koh Kong Guesthouse offers Koh Kong’s best rooms in the $8 to $12 range.

Island o’clock?
Island o’clock?
Ad Heading to Cambodia’s islands?
Book your ferry with CamboTicket.

Read more

Photo of Kolab Koh Kong Guesthouse
While not a particularly inspiring place, but the paint is fresh and the sheets are clean. Every room has a television with cable, a refrigerator and comes with a couple of bottles of water. Although they ask that you turn in your key when you leave the building, we suggest holding onto it, as they leave the keys on the counter for customers to pick up themselves. They have a number of different room options and prices based on whether you have a fan, air-con, hot water and so on, so be sure to ask if you’re looking for something specific. Try to get a room at the front, with a view — there appears to be no difference in price — or on the right side of the building as you’re looking at it. The central rooms have no windows, and the rooms on the left look straight out on to the wall of the building three metres away. Next door Kolab Koh Kong has a restaurant serving Khmer and Thai dishes that are said to be good. We were told they do an excellent noodle soup — which is the best way to start the day. Hotel guests get a 10% discount on food. If Kolab is full, and you really want riverside, but can’t spring for Asian or City hotels, then you could check out Ritty’s Retreat almost next door, which has rooms for between $6 (fan, share bathroom) and $14 (air-con, private bathroom).

If you enjoyed this article and would like to support independent travel writing on Southeast Asia, please subscribe to Travelfish—it’s just A$35 per year (less than A$1 per week)!


Check rates with
Search hotels in Koh Kong

Arriving on:
Leaving on:

Walk-in rates at Kolab Koh Kong Guesthouse

Type of room
Type of room, low and high season prices
Sgl air-con private bathroom
Cold water; add $4 for hot.
Dbl air-con private bathroom
Cold water; add $2 for hot.
Room: Sgl air-con private bathroom, low season: US$8, high season US$8. Notes: Cold water; add $4 for hot.
Room: Dbl air-con private bathroom, low season: US$10, high season US$10. Notes: Cold water; add $2 for hot.

Where is Kolab Koh Kong Guesthouse

Kolab Koh Kong Guesthouse
Riverside, Koh Kong
T: (097) 320 2333, (086) 867 562 
Coordinates (for GPS): 102º58'43.75" E, 11º36'42.05" N
Room rates: Under US$10

Map for Kolab Koh Kong Guesthouse

Map for Kolab Koh Kong Guesthouse

Open in Apple Maps | Open in Google Maps

Travel better, travel smarter

Save money, receive our latest updates and get the most out of your travels.


See below for more places to stay in Koh Kong that are listed on

Top of page

Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Koh Kong? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Cambodia.

Top of page