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La Java Bleue

27 Phoum 1 Ouksophear | Kampong Kandal, Kampot 99, Cambodia
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Ranked #5 of 43 Kampot B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great visit at La Java Bleue. This is a perfect place to sit on the terrace, sip some wine (or a martini), and watch Kampot go merrily by. Jean-Claude, one of the managers, was a total character, sharing drinks and stories with us as he helped us arrange a variety of adventures and basic transportation. He's also... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

A very very nice little hotel. We got the chinese room - funny and beautiful at the same time. Dolly and Jean Claude are a great team!!!!! If I come back to this lovely city again, I"ll book a room to be sure I can stay at La Java Blueue, because there is only 3 rooms.

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Cairns, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We booked 2 nights at this. The room was spacious and spotlessly clean. However the air conditioning unit was far too small and poorly positioned to adequately cool the room (previous reviews have also mentioned this). The room also had a upright fan which we had to use together with the air conditioning but it didn't really make a massive... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Lovely small hotel in Kampot very clean and good value we stayed in the chinese room which was gorgeous we had a good breakfast huge bowl of fruit which was delicious the owners were charming thanks to Donna a worldly Australian lady who was more than helpful on our first visit to Cambodia

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I arrived at the hotel with friends.To find that I messed up my booking and had booked for the following week. Entirely my fault and the Australian lady at reception was very helpful and suggested an alternative guest house down the road which luckily had rooms .I stayed there for two nights and then transferred to the Java Blue. My... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

I stayed in La Java Bleue hotel in March. The staff gave me a warm welcome! My chinese room was spacy and beautiful decorated. I loved the badroom. It also had a nice balcony with a view on Kampot town. Breakfast was good and diner was execellent. I can recommend the mixed seafood! The frensh guy is very passionate on... More

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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Kampot has an edge of world type feel, hot, dusty, peppered with empty buildings and stray dogs - yet it's strangely seductive and compelling with new bars, cafes and restaurants popping up. It may be a classic 'visit now before Costa Coffee comes down' type place. Java Blue should be a gem but sadly the operation falls well short of... More

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Palm Springs, California
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

This choice was my 1st real mistake in selecting a place during my whole time in Cambodia. The price shouldn't be more than $35 for the location & lack of service. I don't think they have their wifi installed correctly so there was no internet or Facebook available for images. It was quite an inconvenience always going to a restaurant... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

This hotel is in a beautiful old French Colonial building with spacious rooms, classic dark wooden floors and wooden shutters that look original. Nice restaurant. Tasty western style a la carte breakfast with ample variety is included. The French manager/chef if very friendly, as are all the staff. Dinner is nothing short of fine dining, with good wine, local produce... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Wow! Blown away by authentic hospitality! All round manager Donna is a serious gem. Her approach is very down to earth, yet authentically so professional to make you feel like her VIP guests. With Chef Claude in the restaurant, this hotel has a serious great wining and dining options as well. Just sit outside, relax and watch the locals go... More

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Lajavableue1, Owner at La Java Bleue, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us, we all enjoyed your company & the hopping from room to room everyday with big smiles. We hope to see you again in the near future. More

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Address: 27 Phoum 1 Ouksophear | Kampong Kandal, Kampot 99, Cambodia
Location: Cambodia > Kampot Province > Kampot
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Immerse yourself in the romance of authentic French Indochine atmosphere at La Java Bleue boutique guesthouse and restaurant in the heart of one of Cambodia's most beautiful regions, Kampot. La Java Bleue is a light, airy and tastefully renovated traditional postcolonial space with boutique accommodation, the perfect place to relax and explore all that the region has to offer. Inside are three opulent rooms presented in styles of Kampot's past and present, decorated with an array of traditional or more contemporary art, sculptures, paintings, ornaments and refined furnishings from traditional Khmer and Chinese cultures, to French Art Deco styles. ... more   less 
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