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Babel Guesthouse

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738 Wat Bo Road | Salakamroeuk, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love love love Babel! The staff is incredible and the owners are very involved. It feels like staying with friends every time. They are very conscious of the good and bad things that go on in Cambodia and try to encourage good tourism with all their guests. You can spend an entire day lounging in their garden area and not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was here with my friends for 3 nights and we cannot complain about anything. The staff members were nice and friendly, there are always tuc tuc drivers outside, the rooms are big and clean and there is a cool ambiance in here (families, backpackers, etc). I recommend it 100%! Or kum!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff is kind and speak English well. A bit far from the downtown.

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Hessen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice place with very helpful staff. The ac had a silent modus and this was very pleasant during the night. Breakfast is included, the garden is a nice chill out area and next to Babel is a pool wich guests can use for 3$ fee. The guesthouse is located in a small dead end road and so no disturbing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Staying in the babel was quite a great experience, they have created a great and chilled atmosphere in the dining/drinks area, massages available 24/7, they also helped us with our tours in Siem Reap which we considered it was top service and we enjoyed the friendliness of our tuk tuk driver (Mr Toe). Also it is interesting to see how... More 

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Queensland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

It was good to stay out of the centre city but still close to town . The garden was great but the staff really made it. They were friendly and helpful and nothing was a problem . The restaurant was good too.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I had a problem with the air con when I arrived, but the staff found a solution immediately. It's a nice place to stay in Siem Reap, not located in the downtown area, but you can get a tuk tuk for a couple of dollars in 5 minutes. The mood of Babel is quiet and relaxing. I would definitely recommend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Nice and big rooms with AC. Basic breakfast included. The owners and the staff are amazing and very helpful. Great atmosphere. Located in a quiet area and 10-20 minutes walk away from the Old Market and Pub Street. Nothing to complain about. Fikk vaere med naar det var foredrag om responsible tourism og naar ansatte fikk informasjon om plastikk og... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Stayed there for 5 nights in April with Friends. A very nice place to stay and explore Siem Reap and it's sights. Rooms are spacious and clean. Bathroom is private. Air condition was working well. Staff was always friendly and very helpful. The nice garden is perfect to enjoy drinks, especially in the evening. Reasonable prices and very cosy atmosphere.... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This is a fairly basic, no frills place. Rooms are nice and spacious. Staff are very good. Simple breakfast. You can do a sunset 'tour' which I highly recommend. Basically a tuk tuk driver drops you off and you trek to a temple with a great view of the sunset... without the crowds! Just make sure you know where you're... More 

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