Raffles Hotel le Royal
The Raffles Hotel is one of Phnom Penh finest hotel located in the heart of this spiritual city established in 1929. Though it was practically destroyed during the ‘Reign of Terror’ of Khmer Rouge it, has been meticulously restored to its former glory. It is a grandiose colonial landmarked placed amongst well manicured gardens. Le Royal has an elegant lobby, a tranquil pool area shaded by lush trees and various bars and restaurants which set the hotel apart from the rather chaotic city.
The hotel rooms and suites are lavishly furnished with Cambodian handicrafts in an elegant colonial and art décor style and offer magnificent views of either pools or gardens. There are 170 rooms in the hotel all with free Wi-Fi connections, air conditioning, private bathrooms, tea and coffee making machines, balcony or terrace, mini bar and desk.
The hotel offers excellent leisure facilities which include sauna, massage, outdoor pool, whirlpool, steam room and a gym that will make your stay worthwhile. There are also elegant business facilities for those on business trips such as board rooms and conference rooms. Whether you are staying in the hotel for leisure or business you are ensured of a comfortable experience.
The Le Royal also features the Elephant Bar which is popular for its cocktails and Restaurant Le Royal serves sumptuous Khmer, Asian, western and French delicacies.
The hotel is conveniently located near major attractions such as Wat Phnom and Phsar Thmei Market; it is also near the Phnom Airport.