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Corner of Street 51 and 174, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Walkabout Hotel
Ranked #142 of 213 Hotels in Phnom Penh
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Bangkok, Thailand
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Cheap and simple with silent rooms conveniently located in the middle of the nightlife district. You can eat and drink 24 hours. Free safety deposit boxes are at the reception area. Free WiFi in the rooms. But there is a big BUT: You should not feel disturbed by the freelance professionals hanging around at the ground floor bar. Hence, it... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel for two weeks in November-2013.My room was cleand every day with new sheets and towels (that is not the case at other hltels in PP).Sercice,staff,food,bar exelent with cheap prices.If you want to sit alone in the bar people will respect that, nobody will judge you in a bad way at this bar- hotel. Carl from... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

No body judges you at the Walkabout!! Staff are all very friendly and keen to help. Room was spotless and I enjoyed the Balcony where you good watch the busy St happenings.0 Security is great as you need to open a locked gate to get to your room. Strong boxes at reception. Any sign of trouble and security was straight... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

The Walkabout Hotel has been in the same spot and open 24 hrs for many many years. My first stay was in early 2005. Then late 2005. Back in 2005 it was great. It was a 24 pub.Anything and everything could and did happen. That was it's priority interest. A Tardis. A gap in the time-space continuum. A place where... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

I stayed at the walkabout for 2 weeks, purely for its convenient location and low prices. I purchased a room with a semi-private balcony, air con, fan and tv for US$13 per night. The rooms are relatively clean (after travelling around Asia your standards adapt) and the cleaners will re-do your sheets and replace your towels every day when requested.... More

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Battambang, Cambodia
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101 reviews 101 reviews
31 hotel reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Listen, all you posters that are so shocked that Walkabout Hotel on 51Street is far from having Taj Mahal accommodations, get real. Walkabout is infamous as a watering hole for decrepit, oversexed geezers and a convenient environment for their trysts. Even a casual surf of Phnom Penh on the internet will readily show the naughty reality- there ain't no virgins... More

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Virginia, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Where to start, I booked to stay at their penthouse room, with Jacuzzi, most expansive room and also had car pick me up from the airport. No mention of car costs or anything like that. Upon arrival I find out I have to pay for the car, not a big deal, but I wish they would have advised prior as... More

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

The first night I got into Phnom Penh I wandered around and got completely lost. Phnom Penh is not a big city by any stretch of the imagination, but when you're new in town and are being overly cautious you can get tired very easily in the heat and this was the first place I found. Were it not for... More

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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
39 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

as i have stayed in PP several times,i sometimes find it amusing to start the day with a beer in the walkabout scene.You want get borred,there is hookers on meth,old grumpy expacts exploding like handgranades for the smallest of failures from the staff,and its alots of failures and hotheads here,so seatle down and watch the show.Then one day....i just arriving... More

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Phnom Penh
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

I read some reviews here earlier and i can just agree to some people. If you want to spend little money you can't expect a 5* Hotel. It is true that it is a little bit strange when you walk into the bar/reception area. But our room was totally fine. We had the double room with "Jacuzzi". OK, its not... More

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Address: Corner of Street 51 and 174, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Location: Cambodia > Phnom Penh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Walkabout Hotel Phnom Penh

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