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Malibu Estates Bungalows Resort

33Main Road, Kep, Cambodia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We stayed there 2 nights in September 2014. Our visit fell on one of big Khmer holidays, so hotel was pretty booked. First day we stayed in the room with no A/C, just fan. We looked them up via agoda, and it said it was a double room with fan. When we arrived they showed us a room with 3(!)... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

When we arrived there with my friend we were really excited. The photos we have seen were really beautiful, so we were expecting to pass all of our time around the pool. When we arrived there it was really different from what we've seen, and not a good different. First of all, there as no reception, so we had to... More

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Riga, Latvia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We really loved this place nearby Crab Market in Kep. The bungalow we stayed at had 2 rooms, 2 private bathrooms and a nice hall. The service was outstanding. We have stayed in Malibu for 3 nights, enjoying beautiful garden and nice swimming pool. Would recommend for anyone wishing to explore the area. We also rented motorbikes to visit Kampot... More

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Though our expectations were not high coming in and though the people here are lovely, so I hate to write a negative review, i simply cant write a good one. We had an air conditioned bungalow, the room itself was nice. The bed was comfortable (the pillows are unusable though like 1ft tall and hard) the room was clean and... More

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EricdeNimes, Gérant at Malibu Estates Bungalows Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest I have read your observations and I will take care about your comments !! For sure !! When you arrived we had a little problem with electricity, wich is comming in Kep by Vietnam, and was bad that week, but I can promise that we have done everything to change that fact, and hope that it will not... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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87 reviews 87 reviews
42 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

So the place looks nice but it not well maintained. Doors dont close properly, generator is noisy, pool water has a weird color. So overall very average. The lack of proper care and maintenance is probably due to the fact that the French 'owner' is renting out the place and running it. It feels like it is not loved or... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Probably the most frustrating aspect of this hotel is that with a bit of investment and good management, it could be a delightful property. The facilities have great potential. . . pleasantly rustic style bungalows that COULD (but certainly do not) rival those in unique upscale resorts. The pool area was lovely with lots of very shady places to sit... More

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EricdeNimes, Gérant at Malibu Estates Bungalows Resort, responded to this review

Hello dear Customers I would like also to like you better... But it was a little bit difficult, cause your stress, with the weeding was so important, and instead of looking the small details during your staywith us, I would prefer that you've seen all the difficulties we had to check to help you from our best.. Anyway, we will... More

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

I stayed here for a weekend ended up leaving one day early as I couldn't sleep in the "bungalow" provided anymore. The bungalow we had smelled musty and the linen was not clean. The pool area is ok,nothing special and the breakfast is some bread with a bit of fruit and coffee. I cannot understand how this can be ranked... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Nice gardens with a nice pool here. Some of the linen on the mattresses in the sun shelters around the pool could do with an upgrade as they are tired, worn and stained. We found the staff pleasant and Eric was quite friendly. Nice simple breakfast with fresh coffee and fresh fruit. There was a question over the hygiene and... More

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EricdeNimes, Gérant at Malibu Estates Bungalows Resort, responded to this review

Hello! I take note of your message and I well remember the incident with the dog previous occupants I'm confused! Did anyone notice, these people have done their very late check-out and asked me to return to their bungalow retrieve their bag! Unfortunately the cleaning had been done in the meantime and the dog is forgotten in the entrance without... More

Londo, Mozambique
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We stayed in this resort for 7 nights and we really loved it. We were happy with the location as we looked for a quiet place. We enjoyed our lovely bungalow, the breakfasts and the outstanding swimming pool. The staff was pleasant and helpful. Nothing bad to say about this accommodation except few other customers who were pretty annoying with... More

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Uzes, France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We felt overall that this was a very lazy place. Our room was tired with not enough lighting to read with and a bare bulb hanging in the bathroom. A bit grim. The pool area is nice, but it feels as if no one is really trying here. Our experience of service has been exceptional in Cambodia but here we... More

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EricdeNimes, Gérant at Malibu Estates Bungalows Resort, responded to this review

Hey hey Mark !! What can I say in front of your review !! Ah yes, as you said," Pay More and have more! !! You came here by booking the smallest bungalow and the lower priced too !! You had two icluded breakfast with fruits, jam butter and choice between omelet fried egg or pancake, a swimming-pool, one of... More

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Address: 33Main Road, Kep, Cambodia
Location: Cambodia > Kep Province > Kep
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 15
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