We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Modern City Hotel

No. 68, Street# 136, Sangkat Phsar Kandal I, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Hotel amenities
Modern City Hotel
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #216 of 305 Phnom Penh B&B and Inns
Add Photo Write a Review

46 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    0
    10
    12
    14
    10
See reviews for
2
19
9
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (9)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Russian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (46)
  • Mar-May only
    (11)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (12)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (10)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (13)
All months
Level Contributor
65 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Hey stayed in this place 15 dollars a night , exceptionally clean room n shower friendly staff , safety deposit boxes behind the reception desk , paddy rices bar is at the end of the road dead on for an Irish breakfast and a pint good location for s21and killing fields museum , haggle with the tuk tuk drivers out... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bangkok, Thailand
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

If you want a good experience at this hotel, make sure to arrive before 3pm and talk with the young female receptionist. Her english is very good and she's fair and always smiling. If you have any issues with the staff later in the evening, talk with her in the morning and she'll fix you up. Haggle the price based... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
47 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

With all the good guesthouses full and a torrential downpour outside, we ended up here. After three months of travel, it didn't seem too bad for $15. Within 30 minutes of check in, there was an electric fire and the entire place lost electricity. My husband was nervous about staying but they assured him everything was fixed. The next day,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers are raving about these Phnom Penh hotels

Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Unhelpful money grabbing staff! First room we looked at was spacious but VERY loud with music and noise from the street. Second room was small but adequate but STANK ... and i mean really stank... of smoke. It was unbearable. Much nicer places to stay, shop around online before you arrive as Phnom Penh can be a tricky one.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sihanoukville, Cambodia
Level Contributor
19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

I was a customer of this hotel for now 3 years. Good feeling and correct prices. But... But now, the same owner open another luxurious hotel - in fact, it's a fake with unfinished rooms, but the entrance is beautifull... - and everything collapse in this hotel. No more smiles, coffee for 2$ ( it was 1$ and it was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
craigavon
Level Contributor
15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

Lovely staff who couldn'd do enough for us. Rooms very spacious and clean, with aircon. Only stayed 2 nights so don't know if rooms cleaned daily, but we had clean towels each day. Lovely big balcony. Would recommend this hotel as it wasn't expensive.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Berlin
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

Wandered in there when other places were full and only stayed because everywhere else was full or too expensive... my advice is keep looking - anywhere else is better than this. Rooms in terrible condition with walls dirty and moldy ceilings. Bed linen stained and dirty along with towels. First room the shower wasn't working nor the airconditioning fan. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013 via mobile

After arriving in Phnom Penh by bus at around 6.00pm we went around a few different places by tuktuk to try and find accommodation just for one night, we finally got bored of looking and ended up staying here. It wasn't too bad, although the room was very small and decor could do with a freshen up. The place had... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bruxelles
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

I arrived there because the guest house I was going to was full. Finally I found this hotel great and stayed 5 days. The receptionists are helpful and funny, there is always somebody to lock a chain at your motobike to make sure nobody steals it and the two cooking girls are really nice (they helped me find the cambodgian... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sitges, Spain
Level Contributor
60 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

We found this hotel over Tripadvisor and we need to say we weren´t dissapointed. The location was central and ok, but it seemed to be loacted in the red light district? The room was really big and "clean", the A/C worked very well and the bathroom was ok, but had many ants. When you leave the hotel you have to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

20 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (20)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (5)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay