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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here for one night as a stop through Cambodia to Vietnam and was generally just a bit strange. As others have said, the staff seem to get drunk together each night in the communal area and then sleep there so you either have to wake them up or be really quiet as you leave. Our room was right next... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Blue Dog is a very nice party and relax hostel. Stuff is very friendly and welcome to all visitors. Place is central (near independence monument) and not far from the royal palace, riverside etc. Surrounding area is modern and western style with lots of restaurants. Laundry works pretty well and fast. Would visit it every time again.

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Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Very good backpacker place. Dorms with or without AC, both surprisingly well isolated from the party sounds. Functionnal and quite clean, staff always helpful, and party downstairs if you feel like it. I would go back there without a second through.

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Biel, Switzerland
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Reviewed June 9, 2016

the team is like a big family, very welcoming. the guesthouse is nice and clean, the Food is great, prize is normal. great chill area and for Party People a nice bar where you can Party everyday. i had an amazing crazy time there!

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Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

The blue dog have some repetition of having parties almost every night, and that could affect you as a guest at this guesthouse. But! To be fair the parties wasn't that annoying ;) The dorms are nice, the staff friendly and helpful and the guesthouse has a good location. So if you can fall asleep to some booming music now... More 

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Reviewed May 23, 2016

I won't beat about the bush - this is a party hostel. The guesthouse is above a bar of the same name, which blares out loud music until the early hours. I've got no idea how I fell asleep! There were also people playing drinking games in the common area, which was right outside my room, so really not good... More 

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Reviewed April 4, 2016

We stayed here for 4 nights originally and had to return to phnom penh after a couple of weeks so stayed here again for another 3! There is a good atmosphere here and all the staff are very happy and friendly and willing to help you with anything! The rooms are good value, and the communal area is a great... More 

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Reviewed April 1, 2016

I should begin by saying that I stayed here for two and a half weeks, which is uncommon but was necessary as i'm in the city for work. The dorm I was in was apparently the quiet one, and considering the rampant partying which occurs every night at Blue Dog I couldn't hear a peep of it, which was great.... More 

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Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

If you don't mind crappy pop music blaring until the early hours then this place is great. Really happy and helpful staff, cheap clean rooms, fast wifi, fantastic air con, good location. Parties every night, which weren't really my scene but the noise didn't bother me. It's about a 30 minute walk from the river side but still plenty of... More 

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Reviewed March 3, 2016

Great place to stay and hang out, it's clean and super comfy, the staff is very nice and ready to help you for anything, Blue Dog is probably the best thing happened to me in Phnom Penh! Feels like home for me.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Blue Dog hostel/guesthouse is right in the centre of Phnom Penh's famous Boeung Keng Kang district. That means when you stay with us, you're only minutes from all of the capital's best sights. Ten minutes' walk east and you'll find the Independence Monument, the Royal Palace and the riverside, head a kilometre south and you'll find the Genocide Museum and BKK market. For clean, affordable accommodation, we've 4 private rooms and 3 mixed and 1 female only dorms that back onto a common chill out area and balcony for a lazy afternoon. Our staff speak great English, (even the western ones!) and will always be willing to help you out with a smile. ... more   less 

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Address: #13, Street 51 | Beung Keng Kang 1, Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
Location: Cambodia > Phnom Penh
Price Range: $10 - $20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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