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Blue Tongue Cafe

#39 Street 174, Phnom Penh 10000, Cambodia
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Ranked #57 of 228 Hotels in Phnom Penh
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
AshyBano Largs, Australia
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  • Cleanliness
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Largs, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose the Blue Tongue Cafe due to its Trip Advisor reviews, and the obvious Aussie connection being a nice touch. And at $33 US a night for the suite, there is not too much we can complain about really. The hotel seems pretty new and in good condition; our room was big and clean, though a bit unusually laid... More 

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Totally loved this hotel for its location and chilled atmosphere. Spent only one evening, but enjoyed the AC and shower - huge shower head and plenty of hot water. Service was outstanding and friendly smiles all around.Phonm Pehn seems to be quiet lately, hence the cheap rates which are excellent for this time of year. I'll be heading back pretty... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been in and out of phnom penh many times and I always choose to stay at this hotel. Why? Simple. AFFORDABLE (I paid like around 25USD a night) COMFORTABLE (well-equipped clean rooms) GREAT LOCATION (extremely close to city centre and right next to the night spots). Check this place out!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is not a bad little place, actually. It's location is great, near Soriya shopping centre, Central market, Tonle Sap river. It's near the nightlife, and all that includes, but this is Asia and the whole thing is just great. Staff are very friendly and try very hard to please you, but there's always a slight miscommunication wherever you go.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

If you are a light sleeper, expect to be disturbed by next door activity, luggage being dragged and even people talking in the lobby due to the thin walls. This was even though we were given a room on the 2nd floor. Beds are rather high. Bathroom is small and has no curtain. Wifi only in the cafe. Breakfast was... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I stay in this hotel one night It is located in the center of Phnom Phen nightlife but is very quiet. The rooms looks like standard hotel room with AC except from the bathroom where the shower is located above the toilet... The staff is nice and you have a safety box at the reception I would recommand the place... More 

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Hobart
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I loved Blue Tongue as its right where all the action was , they had a great restaurant , rooms were large with a great air conditioned , Staff were very friendly , the owner is an Australian and we had a good yarn to him about where in lived before coming to Cambodia, I recommend this place to any... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Initially after reading some reviews and seeing some of the photos, my expectation was high as it was rated above average. I would say it's over rated. On my arrival, it was raining and the cab stop me in front of the main entrance which was flooded. No one bothered to help us with the baggage or at least an... More 

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I have stayed in this hotel many times in the last 4 years. The last stay was for a week in June The rooms are big and the bathrooms good.The rooms have always been clean. When there have been problems they were resolved quickly. The location is good, but it is in the red light bar area so expect some... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Horrible experience. We booked a triple sharing room, the rooms were clean but the toilet had a massive pipe problem which caused the whole bathroom floor to flood after a shower. Housekeeping was abysmal as my pillow had disappeared without a trace and all our bed cushions were placed on top of the cupboard, making it dirty. Housekeeping staff had... More 

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Address: #39 Street 174, Phnom Penh 10000, Cambodia
Location: Cambodia > Phnom Penh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 36
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Phnom Penh

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