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Still the dwelling place of the king, this palace contains the Silver Pagoda, whose floor is made up of 5329 silver tiles, each weighing 1.125 kilograms.
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Sothearos | between Street 240 & 184, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 12 721 915
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Reviewed today via mobile

An interesting combination of Franco-Cambodian architecture still inhabited by the royal family. The coronation room is stunning with tiers of thrones, a massive carpet and beautiful chandeliers. The grounds are exquisite laid out and tended to perfection. We saw it uncrowded - just the usual...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed today via mobile

Beautiful, we enjoyed taking pictures. Be sure to have your water with you because you will walk. Just a but pricy but for once atleast you get to visit the royal palace.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We paid $10 for a guide for 2 people and I am glad that we did. Our guide provided lots of information and explanations that we would not otherwise have had, even though we had read up on the Royal Palace in the guidebooks and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LeahSydney01
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The hospitality management and professional guiden was very helpful, with beautiful scenery and architecture, there is unique.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hathudang
Reviewed 2 days ago

Quite nice to walk around the outside of the buildings but does not compare to the Bangkok version. Interiors are not really accessible and there isn’t a huge amount of external decoration.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Midlifecrisis
Reviewed 2 days ago

A beautiful example of royal excesses that are still being used by today's king (albeit as a figurehead). Centrally located the complex is easily walked through in about 30 minutes. Worth a quick walk through.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 1kramer2
Reviewed 2 days ago

we visited as part of our city tour in Phnom Penh. the inside of the royal palace has some interesting collections and amazing inlaid glass wall decoration

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank annandjohn2014
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very beautiful to walk about and take some photos. Not all the buildings are accessible to the public and I do wish they would date some more of the items that are on display. I love knowing the age of items I am looking at,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank yyesiamtrish2
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are some men at the gate, they follows us and the time we were there was around 3pm. One man told us the palace still close and follow us trying to sell the tour trip around the city but we did some research, the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank toon1903
Reviewed 3 days ago

Interesting to see differences from other Royal palaces in S.E.Asia, great position in the city but is hot. Well worth the entrance fee and an hour out of the day is enough.

Date of experience: January 2018
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18 June 2018|
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Response from ZMurtza | Reviewed this property |
Hi We stayed at the Mad Monkey, cheap and convenient. The high end is the Nagaworld or the SunWay. Phnom Penh is fairly cheap for taxis and TukTuks and easy to get round. enjoy your trip
13 May 2018|
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Response from 312741Juan3939 | Reviewed this property |
The usual date is May 13, but if it falls on a weekend they move it. The total time of the celebration is 13 to 15. The palace should be open although some opening times may be altered. The only way to know is to check at... More
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13 May 2018|
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Response from Manzure | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my late answer. But I'm not sure about that. You should ask the hotel that you booked.