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Velkommen Backpackers

17 st 144 | Riverside, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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  • Excellent33%
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  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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2.0 Star Hotel
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TeaHouse
1,171 reviews
#18 of 272 hotels in Phnom Penh
 
The Plantation - urban resort & spa
1,795 reviews
#14 of 272 hotels in Phnom Penh
 
Blue Lime
1,647 reviews
#22 of 272 hotels in Phnom Penh
 
Okay Boutique Hotel
826 reviews
#35 of 272 hotels in Phnom Penh
 
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Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and we have been a bit disappointed. We choose this hostel for its good reviews but nothing from what is written we could find here. Our room was very small, with no window and the bathroom was very smelly....More

Thank Travel L
Reviewed 10 October 2015

quite cheap, basic, clean and a good location. i stayed in the big dorm, which was a lot of stairs up but i didn't really mind that. the room was clean, as was the bathroom. the location is ideal: in walking distance from the royal...More

1  Thank Camilleblanckaert
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We stayed here for a night before heading to Siem Reap. The Room is huge, clean, and reasonably priced. Location is in the heart of Phnom Penh, near to all must-see places only for 2$ tuk-tuk ride. Budget-wise, This is one of the best place...More

1  Thank raymundbeltran
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

This got good reviews which why I booked here - but I am not sure why as there are much better options in pp. This is in a pretty good location on paper but the road is in a terrible state outside so it is...More

2  Thank Kate B
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Great place to stay, well situated, friendly staff who help organise any tours and provide entertainment! I had a small private room, no AC but a fan which was fine. Lots to see and do, recommend this place, Hamish the owner and his staff were...More

1  Thank fiknox
TeaHouse
1,171 reviews
#18 of 272 hotels in Phnom Penh
 
The Plantation - urban resort & spa
1,795 reviews
#14 of 272 hotels in Phnom Penh
 
Blue Lime
1,647 reviews
#22 of 272 hotels in Phnom Penh
 
Okay Boutique Hotel
826 reviews
#35 of 272 hotels in Phnom Penh
 
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • US$ 10 - US$ 20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • 11
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  • Phnom Penh
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catichau
29 March 2015|
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Response from Deb D | Reviewed this property |
No there were no kettles in the room
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"Center, friendly, clean"
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"Dorms are for the backpacking crowd on the tight budget but I recommend the single rooms for a bit more."
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"If you can't or don't want to climb some sets of stairs, check on the ground floor rooms."
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"ask for room with balcony, check the wifi carefully"
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