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Where to stay in Siem Reap

Stone murals and statue Bayon Temple Angkor Thom. Angkor Wat the largest religious monument in the world. Ancient Khmer architecture. Location: Siem Reap Cambodia.

Visiting the Angkor Wat temples is a major tourism draw to this Cambodian resort town, but it’s also a great place to unwind and relax with many budget-friendly Siem Reap hotels. With bustling a night market, unique French Colonial influence and some of the friendliest people you’ll ever meet, you will want to stay in Siem Reap as long as possible.

Aside from deciding how long to stay in Siem Reap, the hardest decision will be deciding where to stay in Siem Reap Cambodia. There are many different areas to choose from, and many different hotels, from backpacker hostels to luxury resorts. Keep reading for our guide on the best places to stay in Siem Reap.  

We will cover off all types of Siem Reap accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Siem Reap hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Siem Reap, the best Siem Reap hotels, best places in Siem Reap to visit, the best places to stay in Siem Reap, hotels near Siem Reap attractions, Siem Reap neighborhood guide and many more.

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Old French Quarter – Where to stay in Siem Reap for first timers

The heart of Siem Reap is the Old French Quarter, the best area for tourists visiting Siem Reap for the first time. The central location means you can easily reach the best areas of Siem Reap for nightlife, shopping, and dining. The French Quarter also has a wide range of Siem Reap accommodation including backpacker hostels and five-star hotels. Attractions in this neighborhood include the Royal Residence and the Angkor National Museum.

The French Quarter is well-connected to other areas of Siem Reap, and an inexpensive tuk-tuk ride will take you almost anywhere in the city. If you are joining any Siem Reap tours, they often leave from the center of the city. While you’re here, don’t miss Kandal Village, an up and coming area just south of the French Quarter that is filled with unique shops and boutiques. 

Where to Stay in Old French Quarter

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Old French Quarter
Blank Guesthouse
The Mekong Hostel
Bokre Angkor Hostel
Jasmine Family Hostel

Budget Hotels in Old French Quarter
Golden Angkor Hotel
Ta Som Guesthouse
Zita Angkor
Holy Angkor Hotel

Mid range Hotels in Old French Quarter
Victoria Angkor Resort
J7 Hotel
Angkor Holiday Hotel
Angkor Century Resort & Spa

Family Friendly Hotels in Old French Quarter
Angkor Century Resort & Spa
Sokha Angkor Resort
Koulen Hotel
Prince D’Angkor Hotel & Spa

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Old French Quarter
Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor
Bensley Collection – Shinta Mani Siem Reap
Shinta Mani Angkor Hotel

SIEM REAP CAMBODIA Details of Preah Prom Rath Pagoda in Siem Reap Cambodia . Siem Reap has colonial and Chinese-style architecture in the Old French Quarter

Old Market – Where to stay in Siem Reap for nightlife

Just next to the French Quarter is the Old Market area of Siem Reap. Like the French Quarter, this Siem Reap neighborhood enjoys a central location that is perfect for exploring different areas of the city.

This is also where you’ll find the famous “Pub Street” of Siem Reap, making this the best place to stay in Siem Reap if you are looking for ample nightlife options. Pub Street, or Street 08, got its nickname from the dozens of bars lined up and down the street. The surrounding streets are equally lively, with shops, restaurants, and street vendors. 

Where to Stay in Old Market

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Old Market
Oops Hostel
Route 66 Music Restaurant & Hostel
OneStop Hostel Siem Reap
Snooze Capsule

Budget Hotels in Old Market
Viva Hotel
Neth Socheata Hotel
Summer Bliss Boutique & Spa
Ta Prohm Hotel and Spa

Mid range Hotels in Old Market
Steung Siemreap Hotel
Apsara Centrepole Hotel
Khmer Mansion Boutique Hotel
1920 Hotel

Family Friendly Hotels in Old Market
Central Suite Residence
Ibis Styles Siem Reap
Chhay Long Angkor Boutique Hotel
Shadow Angkor Residence

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Old Market
Park Hyatt Siem Reap
Treeline Urban Resort
Belmond La Residence d’Angkor

Siemreap/Cambodia - City Night light of Pub street in Siem reap cambodia

Wat Damnak – Where to stay in Siem Reap relaxation

Wat Damnak is Siem Reap’s largest pagoda and the surrounding area is a cultural hub of the city. Just across the Siem Reap river from Old Market, Wat Damnak is conveniently located and full of interesting things to do.

There’s a bustling new restaurant scene here, with some of Siem Reap’s most innovative dining options. If you want to partake in the nightlife of Pub Street, but prefer a quiet atmosphere to get some sleep at night, then Wat Damnak is the perfect spot for you. 

Where to Stay in Wat Damnak

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Wat Damnak
Downtown Siem Reap Villa
Angkor Sun Siem Reap Hotel
Hang Tep Hostel

Budget Hotels in Wat Damnak
Tropical Breeze Guest House
Cambali Lotus Hotel
Siem Reap Palace Residence

Mid range Hotels in Wat Damnak
King Rock Boutique
Residence Wat Damnak
Rambutan Resort – Siem Reap
Golden Banana Residence

Family Friendly Hotels in Wat Damnak
Solitaire Damnak Villa Hotel
King Rock Residence
Villa Wat Damnak
Beyond Yangon Boutique Inn

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Wat Damnak
Beyond Yangon Boutique Inn
Treeline Urban Resort
Villa Ni Say
Sala Lodges

Buddhist architecture in Wat Damnak pagoda, Siem Reap, Cambodia. Traditional thai or khmer pagoda. Buddhist shrine with ornament. Roof gable ending. Buddhist wat and park. Cambodian sightseeing travel

Near Sok San Road – Where to stay in Siem Reap with family

Starting at the Siem Reap Night Market and heading west, Sok San Road extends out into some quieter areas that are perfect for anyone seeking a family-friendly central location to stay in Siem Reap. With plenty of hotels and restaurants in this area, the further you get from the Old Market neighborhood, the more budget-friendly accommodations you will find. Of course, most Siem Reap accommodation is budget-friendly, which is one reason it’s such a popular destination!

Where to Stay Near Sok San Road

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels Near Sok San Road
Angkor Pal Boutique Hotel
Hideout Hostel – Siem Reap
Pineapple Hostel

Budget Hotels Near Sok San Road
Bliss Villa
Le Tigre Hotel
Kanak Angkor Boutique
Siem Reap Garden Inn

Mid range Hotels Near Sok San Road
The Night Hotel
D’Moment Siem Reap Hotel
Rithy Rine Angkor Residence
Golden Temple Villa

Family Friendly Hotels Near Sok San Road
The Secret Corner Unique Residence
Diamond D’Angkor Boutique
Mid City Hotel
Dream Butterfly Garden Boutique Villa

Affordable Luxury Hotels Near Sok San Road
Siem Reap Phan Villa
Park Hyatt Siem Reap
Treeline Urban Resort
The Royal Family Suites

SIEM REAP CAMBODIA - tourists walking around at the night market of Siem Reap on Nov 162014. Siem Reap have many night market this one call "Original Noon"

Where to stay Near Charles de Gaulle Boulevard

Charles de Gaulle Boulevard leads directly to the Angkor temples from the Royal Residence. This is the best area for tourists who are primarily interested in exploring the temples and less interested in the nightlife of downtown Siem Reap. Although, transportation is inexpensive, so you can still partake in Pub Street activities!

Charles de Gaulle Boulevard is lined with some of the nicer resorts of Siem Reap, and if you are hoping to see the sunrise at Angkor Wat, staying along Charles de Gaulle road will give you a few extra minutes of precious sleep as you will be near the entrance gate of the temple complex. If you want to know where to stay in Siem Reap near Angkor Wat, this is as close as you can get.

Where to Stay Near Charles de Gaulle Boulevard

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels Near Charles de Gaulle Boulevard
Jasmine Family Hostel
Blank Guesthouse
Bokre Angkor Hostel
The Mekong Hostel

Budget Hotels Near Charles de Gaulle Boulevard
Mantra Angkor Boutique Villa
Tropical Bamboo
Galaxy Angkor Boutique Hotel
Schein Residence

Mid range Hotels Near Charles de Gaulle Boulevard
Sokkhak Boutique Resort
Shining Angkor Boutique Hotel
Pavillon Indochine Hotel

Family Friendly Hotels Near Charles de Gaulle Boulevard
Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf and Spa Resort
Le Meridien Angkor
Wheel Garden Residence

Affordable Luxury Hotels Near Charles de Gaulle Boulevard
GZ Eden Privilege Resort & Spa
Le Meridien Angkor
Silk d’Angkor Suite
Jaya House River Park

Angkor Wat is a temple complex in Cambodia and the largest religious monument in the world. Siem Reap, Cambodia.

Taphul Village – Where to stay in Siem Reap with kids

West of the Old French Quarter and north of Sok San Road is another family-friendly neighborhood offering quiet streets within walking distance of Siem Reap nightlife. Taphul Road is a hub for shopping, with dozens of boutiques ready to relieve you of your U.S. dollars.

If you love to shop, you can easily spend ½ a day exploring the Lucky Mall shops, which offer almost anything you could want to purchase. Outside of Charles de Gaulle road, some of the most luxurious Siem Reap accommodation is in this area. 

Where to Stay in Taphul Village

Cheapest Backpacking Hostels in Taphul Village
Naga Angkor Hostel
1953 Siem Reap Hostel
Funky Flashpacker
Mad Monkey Hostels

Budget Hotels in Taphul Village
De Sonyn Boutique
Sidewalk Never Die Hotel
Angkor Pearl Hotel
Bopha Pollen Hotel

Mid range Hotels in Taphul Village
Hima Boutique
Aroma Angkor Boutique Hotel
Central Boutique Angkor Hotel
Monthara Angkor Residence

Family Friendly Hotels in Taphul Village
Lavender Angkor Boutique
Hotel Somadevi Angkor Resort & Spa
Somadevi Angkor Premium
Eureka Villas Siem Reap

Affordable Luxury Hotels in Taphul Village
Bensley Collection – Shinta Mani Siem Reap
Shinta Mani Shack
Shinta Mani Angkor Hotel
Belmond La Residence d’Angkor

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Where to stay in Siem Reap

Where to stay in Siem Reap

Where to stay in Siem Reap

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Hi, my name is Samantha, Finance Managing Guru by day, Travel Blogging Enthusiast by... well... day too! Haha! Travelling King is the destination hotspot for the wannabe traveller! Showcasing affordable, luxurious getaways for the budget conscious! With the combination of my financial knowledge and travelling experiences I aim to show you, with a little planning, the right budget and a realistic goal you can fulfil your travel fantasies and explore the world whatever your budget or desires may be!