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Sam So Guesthouse

Wat Bo Rd #0164, Wat Bo village, Siem Reap 17000, Cambodia
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Ranked #34 of 323 Siem Reap B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

After reading reviews on tripadvisor we opted for sam so guesthouse and despite arriving late in the evening with no booking, we thankfully managed to get a room. We are very glad we did. The guesthouse is located a couple of minutes from the river and a short ten minute walk to the market down a quiet little alleyway meaning... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

My friend and I went to Siem Reap primarily to see Angkor Wat. What we got staying at Sam So Guesthouse, was hospitality beyond our wildest imagination. Sam and his wife were helpful from the moment we stepped onto his property. We were immediately shown tours they could help us book, and told of their recommendations of what to see... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012 via mobile

We came across Sam So Guesthouse on Trip Advisor after the place we were recommended was full, what a stroke of luck it was! Located in a quiet courtyard minutes from the river and centre yet peacefully off the main street is this wonderful guesthouse run by Sam So and his lovely family. The rooms are well appointed, clean, spacious,... More

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Malang, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

I stayed in Sam So guest house for our (me and 2 friends) first time to Siam Reap. we booked just 2 days before our arrival and we keep contacting them through email and we always have a very helpful reply from them. we ask for tuk tuk to picked us up at bus station and voila we found Mr.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

We had such an enjoyable stay here in December. The rooms are very clean, large and a nice bathroom. The family who run the guesthouse will help you out with anything you need and also help you plan your days out. We travelled Laos and Cambodia for 1 month and this was the best place we stayed!! Thanks to Sam... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2012 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay here, the staff are so friendly and welcoming. Really has a home away from home feeling. Breakfast was quite generous, definitely recommended. Very good English speaking owner!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2012

We stayed at Sam So Guesthouse for three nights from 7 to 10 January 2012. I'd booked a double room via email a few weeks beforehand at US$17 a night. If you arrive by bus from Phnom Penh then they can arrange for a tuk tuk to pick you up which is handy. Just remember to let them know when... More

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2012

I have been in Cambodia for 2 months now, and Sam So and his wife are some of the kindest people I have met in Cambodia so far. I booked a single room for 10$, but when I arrived, I got a big double bed (with a nice, soft pillow, which you won't always get here!) for the same price... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

I read many times people were calling places where they were staying 'a home away from home'but only at Sam So Guesthouse I understood what it means.They offer excellent service for a low price.Our room was basic but clean,comfortable and spacious and also was maintained every day.The area is quiet and not far from the tourist spots. A decent breakfast(toasts,eggs... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

I stayed here for 3 weeks whilst working at the local hospital. The pickup from the airport was fantastic, even though I was running half an hour late the driver still waited in the pouring rain for me! All of the staff at Sam So's guesthouse are very friendly and helpful and will always go out of their way 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
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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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