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Sam So Guesthouse

Wat Bo Rd #0164, Wat Bo village, Siem Reap 17000, Cambodia
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Ranked #35 of 326 Siem Reap B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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Siam riep
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I can recommend Sam So Guesthouse. We a nice experience there. The rooms are simple and clean and bearfest is very good. Owner is very helpful and nice. She arrage for us a Angkor tour on a tuk tuk for 1 day and we rent a bike for 1$/day for the next day. And also bus tickets to continue our... More

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Herndon, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sam So and all the staff members are the sweetest people. I stayed in a twin room with AC for a little longer than a month. The rooms are very spacious and the AC works great! The wifi was a bit slow for my liking, however was free and accessible. Location is great with nearby restaurants. It's a walkable distance... More

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Herndon, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group came here on the recommendations of friends. Sam So Guesthouse certainly did not disappoint! Very clean, spacious rooms, with some of the friendliest staff I've ever met. A great location too; close enough to the old market to be accessible, but far away enough from the chaos for us to be able to find solace when we needed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Its location is near the pub street. They offer free airport pick-up. The owner and the staff are very accommodating. The rooms are nice and quite spacious. Breakfast is also good. I recommend this place if you are traveling on a tight budget.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I decided to wait until the end of my trip to do any reviews just so I had a better idea of what to compare it to. It silly to rate this and compare it to hotels in North America. It's not North America! This was the first place I stayed on my trip. I really enjoyed the location. It... More

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Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We picked this guesthouse on the feedback from other guests. The guesthouse was in a lovely quiet courtyard away from the busy noisy street, the rooms were mainly quiet (sometimes the kids were playing outside but this was no problem. While the room was clean (and cleaned daily) the bathroom was in need of updating and repair (it smelt very... More

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Vientiane, Laos
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Anyone can fake it for a night or two, but when you stay at a guest house for three weeks you get to know the staff and the hotel operations pretty well. After 21 days of staying with Mr. Sam So and Mrs. Sotheavy in their guest house, I can't think of a single thing i would have changed about... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

I was hopeful, since the hosts are delightful. A tuk tuk driver was waiting for me at the bus station. The place seemed nice. But my bed is infested with bed bugs, my breakfast omelette had ham in it when I specifically asked for no meat, and the owner forgot to turn the hot water on the first night I... More

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

I had selected staying at this guesthouse based on an internet search on hostels.com, which is not limited to hostels, by the way. I mostly selected it because there were several reviews saying how great the owners were, which I value, plus, going to another country, I was concerned about language barrier. I had actually received an email the day... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

This was our first stop in Cambodia, and we stayed there for 4 nights. The room was large with comfy beds, and hot water,and the guesthouse as a whole was clean and cozy. We had breakfast there every morning,which always included delicious fresh fruit! Yum! The best part of our stay however, was the incredibly helpful owner. We took to... More

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Address: Wat Bo Rd #0164, Wat Bo village, Siem Reap 17000, Cambodia
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Location: Cambodia > Siem Reap Province > Siem Reap
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Sam So Guesthouse is located in the center of Siem Reap city, Cambodia. It is a very nice place to stay, great atmosphere. Located about 15 minutes from Siem Reap International Airport, Sam So Guesthouse is about a 10-minute walk to the Old Market, the Night Market and Pub Street, as well as a scenic 10-minute drive to the world famous Angkor Wat. It has 19 rooms. Every room has private bathroom (with hot water), mini-fridge, cable TV, and free Internet service (with a wireless connection) and free pick-up from airport, bus station and pier. Free Breakfast with tea and coffee. ... more   less 
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