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Velkommen Backpackers

2.0 of 5 17 st 144 | Riverside, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights and it was a great base for exploring Phnom Penh with its central location near the river. Our room was massive and really comfortable. The downstairs bar area was a great place to sit and relax. The food there was also really delicious with massive portions. Hamish and the guys behind the bar are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed in this guesthouse for 3 days. I stayed in a single room with fan and attached bathroom. The room was without a window. The staff are friendly and nice. The bathroom is spacious. The wifi worked very well. The place is definitely value for money. However, the room does not include breakfast. The location is not the best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I slept for three days, in a 5$ doorm room and i really enjoyed it. The owner is Australian and he can help you in anything you can ask for. Highly recommended for backpackers. Near the Phnom Wat and Royal palace, but quite far from city center. Doorms in good shape including two bathrooms and hot shower. Highly suggest a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice clean spacious affordable family room with good wifi and friendly and helpful staff always happy to answer questions and speak fluent English. Our family had a really great visit with great breakfast and just a 20 minute walk to the city and it is close to most tourist destinations

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Oakland, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed the room, location and services here. It isn't luxe-- there is no hot water , furnishings are comfortable but very basic, and there is no elevator, but for very low prices a clean room with a good bed in a fun district can't be beat. We had a private double with bathroom and ac and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We had a double room with aircon and a private bathroom. Unfortunately, our heater in the bathroom was not working so we had to bathe in cold water for 5 nights. The blanket in the room was also a little too thin for comfort in an air conditioned room. Other than that, the room was clean and we did have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

The Volkommen Backpackers was a fantastic place to stay! We had 4 nights in this very central location - you just walk outside and Phnom Penh is there :) The river is mere meters away and there are hundreds of cafes and restaurants around not to mention markets. They have location covered! Our room was very large as we have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here only one night as I was catching the night bus to siem reap and they let me hang out in the bar long after check out and just chill after a long day of sightseeing. The room was very nice for a 12 person dorm. Enough plugs despite what I was told beforehand. Hamish the front of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The owner was more than happy to take care of us, great attitude, great vibe, and great company. I'd stay here again anytime I return to Phnom Penh. Our room was big and comfortable, with our own balcony. With a price that was more than reasonable for our group.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The caring Aussie owner took great care of us and pridefully runs his business in the low budget end of accommodation here in Phnom penh. Any lacking luxuries are made up for with good company. Friendly guests and lovely staff and most importantly a chill area to drink (safe) $1 beer and listen to some music.

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Address: 17 st 144 | Riverside, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Location: Cambodia > Phnom Penh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Velkommen Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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