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Hotel Cara

No. 18, Street 47 & 84 | Sangkat Srass Chork, Khanh Doun Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Uttarkashi, India
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80 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Cara is situated away from the town center on a busy street. It is a basic place, but clean. The hotel staff was very nice and welcoming. I had found the Hotel on HotelQuickly app which gives the best recommendation for a hotel in your location by shaking the phone. We got Hotel Cara. The app offered us a... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here on our first visit a couple of year ago and revisited it again. The hotel has a nice frontage on the main road and rooms facing the front can be a bit noisy. Rooms are basic but clean. Not much of a neighbourhood to explore and taking a tuk-tuk is recommended. Breakfast is good and staff are courteous... More 

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Essex, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed at the Cara Hotel during my first trip to Cambodia. The room was somewhat basic but very clean. The staff were, without exception, very polite and respectful and all spoke good English. Located on a busy made road made travelling by tuk-tuk easy. Only two mins away from the river.

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We stayed at this hotel in April 2015, the reservation was done by our travel agent. We were a little taken back at the look of the front of the hotel, but inside the little lift worked, the room adequate, and the tuk tuk ride to the Riverside area a few dollars. The breakfast in the adjoining restaurant was fantastic.... More 

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Vientiane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Cara is located close to the river, just a short tuk tuk ride from the city center. Rooms are basic but good, clean, comfortable bed, quite AC. Fast WiFi, and quite. A nice selection of Breakfast set menus is served in the connected restaurant. And last but definitely not least, Staff is very welcoming and friendly.

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Menai Bridge
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

As recently as 2010 this hotel was winning international awards and for several years it was my hotel of choice when l visited Phnom Penh. On my last visit my current hotel of choice was full so l decided to revisit the Cara. A bad mistake. The hotel now has a new 'in house' nightclub generating considerable 'in house' noise... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Nice hotel. Large rooms. Quiet. Only downside for a solo traveller is that hotel is not ideally located and is bit of a walk away from main centre of town where restaurants and shops are. Not the best neighbourhood for single female to be walking in at night to and from town centre.

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Surabaya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Never expected that we would be welcomed with Sangria in Phnom Penh. Staff was friendly, The room had everything. Also Wifi. In the restaurant you could hear songs of the sixties and seventies. They served tapas and sangria. The food was good, Breakfast was quite nice. Just in front of the hotel you could take the tuk tuk. The hotel... More 

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Melbourne
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

On arriving at a new destination I like to explore the surrounds of the hotel we are staying in for orientation and determining what is available locally. In this instance I managed to walk around 15 minutes in all directions to determine that there is nothing around that is easy to walk to. Tuk tuk is the way to go,... More 

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Heule, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

A bit outside of the city center, located near Wat Phnom, is this very nice hotel. Rooms are modern, clean and offer all services you want. The breakfast is magnificent in the bar 'doors' next to the hotel. It was the nicest breakfast we had on our trip of weeks! Wireless internet is not so good, but hey, what do... More 

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