Queen Boutique Hotel
Travel Blogs from Phnom Penh
So really I only had one day here but it was filled with a pretty ugly story about the Pol Pot regime.
We spent the morning at the killing fields and at SS21. It was a sobering experience about a part of recent history that is often forgotten.
After a lunch of lobster and a glass of wine the group headed off to the grand temple. I …
... to take our minds off the past. This market was a crazy collection of mainly touristy **** but also food and engine parts, all lining the narrow corridors from floor to ceiling. We managed to find some decent stuff amongst it all and walked away with new jandals, a charm for Sam's evolving bracelet and a pair of sunnies. All shopped out, we managed to track down our tuk tuk man for the last blast to our hostel. After an intense few days, it was time to hop on the bus and hit the ...
... Asked for washcloth but never heard of such so just big towel and one bar of soap 1 by 1.5 inches. he did say he'd bring me another of those ie I can have two /day. Can have #5 pieces of laundry done /day for free. Sounds bad but price is 30dollars/day. Got to get some sleep. Feel very jet ...
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Battambang, our next destination, is the second largest city in Cambodia. We arrived at our hotel that thankfully had a pool. Much needed with the sweltering heat. We dropped our bags and headed straight there. Despite being 8pm it was very refreshing!
... off on the street then trying to hide and stay dry. After about 45 minutes the rains slowed down, the roof stopped leaking and the staff started scooping the water off the floor. I took this break in the rain to head back to my room although still getting wet as the rain never completely stopped. I’ve really enjoyed my time in Phnom Penh and so glad that it was not at all like Siem Reap. Siem Reap was to Angkor Wat like what the tourist district of ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
The hotel is functional and sits near the central markets. The pool area on top of the hotel is well situated but you have to buy drinks at that bar.
The only issue was the small but consistent smell in the room. The aircon was good and quiet. It was about $40 a night
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.