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Kha Vi Guest House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   7DD1 258 Street, Phnom Penh, Cambodia (Formerly Sweet Home Guest House)
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Ranked #142 of 257 Phnom Penh B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is cheap but it isn't great to say the least. Firstly, I booked a double room... They gave me a twin saying it was a 'three person room'. Not entirely sure how that worked? The room I had was dirty and mouldy. The staff were okay. I felt very unsafe here. Luckily I had only booked for one... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kha Vi Guesthouse is a very affordable place to stay, but you get what you pay for. The room was very small and cell-like. It was also quite dirty, as is smelled of vomit from the previous inhabitant. The door to the bathroom is very low, so one cannot mindlessly wander into the bathroom without risking a good knock in... More

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Byron Bay, NSW
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a great location in 258 St just behind the Royal Palace. Easy walking to many places in the city. The rooms are small and basic but the prices are small as well. The service is average and could be better. The parade of tuk tuk drivers out the front do not help the atmosphere but what can you do... More

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

glad to be back staying at khavi guesthouse, warm welcome, friendly staff that remember you. it was fantastic to get off the tuk tuk from the airport and be remembered. Will stay here everytime i travel to cambodia. very friendly staff, warm and laid back environment.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

This was our first stop on our trip around Cambodia. We arrived very late and the staff were welcoming given the late hour. Our room resembled a converted bathroom with tiled walls&it was only in the morning did we realise that behind the window was a brick wall - no mosquito nets were provided but we managed to sleep bite... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Couple of minor annoyances with this place which include communication with the staff being quite difficult which basically led to not feeling that comfortable around them. Breakfast isn't included in the price and the prices are slightly inflated compared to others. The poor communication skills leads to incorrect orders at breakfast which they will probably try and charge you for... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

-bullying by staff -smell of rooms -incredible mould -hassle from tuktuk drivers outside -poor record keeping of reception -overpriced We stayed here on the 10th, 11th and 12th Feb. The first basic double room we were shown immediately smelt horrible as soon as the door was opened; I immediately asked to see the other double they had free which was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at kha vi guesthouse two days ago and enjoyed it a lot. The location is very central just a view minutes to mekong river and the royal palace. It is clean, safe, quiet and you even have a satalite TV. The Staff is friendly and helpful but not pushy. There are a lot of nice shops, bars and Restaurants... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Good value for budget travelers. Only a few minutes walking to Mekong river, royal palace and national museum are nearby. My room was a very basic room on second floor, wifi was weak can't connect. This room just right above the kitchen I can smell whenever they cook. Good for a short stay.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

They hired us a room with balcony, however the balcony was shared with 5 other rooms! The employees are very agressive about taking a tour by them. They lied about what`s open and what`s closed around Phnom Penh to get you on a tour of them. Each day when you pass the `lobby` they jump you to ask where you... More

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Address: 7DD1 258 Street, Phnom Penh, Cambodia (Formerly Sweet Home Guest House)
Location: Cambodia > Phnom Penh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kha Vi Guest House 3*
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Also Known As:
Sweet Home Guest House Hotel Phnom Penh

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