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The Vine Retreat

Chamcar Bei Village | Pongteuk Commune, Damnak Chang Eur District, Kep, Cambodia
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Ranked #6 of 39 Kep B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Siem Reap Province, Cambodia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Vine Retreat is a beautiful place hidden away in the jungles and Kampot pepper plantations in the Vine mountains of the Kep region. Most people head to the beaches of Kep, we however loved the Eco, sustainable ethos that the Vine offered and booked there as a pit stop between the sights of Phnom Penh and Siem Reap. The... More

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Hello, thanks for your email. I am the Manager of The Vine Retreat and happened to miss you during your stay. I spoke with Theary about this review you have left and his version of the story was you were booked in (which I can verify) and the bus you arrived on was early and didn't contact us to tell... More

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67 reviews 67 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

- Ideal for lunch - Restaurant on the first floor with a beautiful view - Yummie dishes made with veggies they grow themselves - Not far from Sothy's pepperfarm (good combination to visit together) - Out of town but easy to find by motorbike

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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214 reviews 214 reviews
36 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Really amazing food. We had lunch here nine times as part of our two week service program in and around Kep and every meal was wonderful. The service was great and the fruit drinks are fresh and imaginative. I would love to stay here at the retreat, too, some time in the future.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We stayed at the Vine Retreat in April 2014 for two nights. In terms of logistics, Vine was very helpful in setting up our taxi pickup from the Sihanoukville airport with no problems. They answered questions about what to do around town, giving tours of their pepper farm, etc. Everyone is extremely nice. The house is beautiful, the surroundings are... More

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71 reviews 71 reviews
37 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We totally loved this resort! Set on a pepper plantation which lay at the foot of small mountains and surrounded by jungle it was a quiet relaxing place away from the hubbub of everyday Cambodian life. The staff were lovely - attentive, friendly and helpful. The food made from local produce was really tasty and the Banana & Mango smoothies... More

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Just experienced the Vine's raw food yoga retreat with Phnom Penh Yoga's Oskar Nery and raw food genius and The Vine manager Emma Fountain. It was simply perfect. Sublime yoga space on the top floor of the wooden farmhouse with great equipment, cool breezes and a view over lush farmlands that could be mistaken for Eden - pepper plantations, mango... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Vine Retreat turned out to be a hidden gem and the most wonderful part of the trip. After a week in Siem Reap and Phnom Penh, we came to Pepper Road in Kep. The retreat is a Cambodian house built for volunteers, and now is another project to bring jobs and business to this area, torn for so long by... More

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Riverton, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Beautiful setting and unique idea that you guys have pulled off. Great views, food, and friendly staff. Peaceful tranquility away from any rat-race. Only down side was not staying long enough! I would suggest a minimum of three nights to relax and explore.

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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

What a shame we discovered this great place at the end of our trip. We went there to see the pepper plantation and we discovered a lovely place with swimming pool and a beautiful bed & breakfast house where you can have a yummy organic lunch/dinner in this peaceful environment. You can also buy some pepper and relax on the... More

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46 reviews 46 reviews
16 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I didn't stay here but came specifically to have lunch, tour the organic garden and buy pepper - it was worth the trip. I loved the cool breeze from the veranda and the food was tasty. I would definitely consider staying here in the future, especially given the price.

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Address: Chamcar Bei Village | Pongteuk Commune, Damnak Chang Eur District, Kep, Cambodia
Location: Cambodia > Kep Province > Kep
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