Top 9 Stunning hotel bars in Phnom Penh (Unique Cambodia Experiences)
Not all of the best nightlife locations are outside your hotel lobby doors; a world-class bar could be just feet away from your room. You'll find the city's best views, cutting-edge design, and, of course, imaginative, creative, and legendary drinks - from the original “shaken, not stirred” martini to a champagne-based concoction that Neil Armstrong sipped when he returned from the moon. Here's the collection of 9 stunning hotel bars in Phnom Penh to take in the city's hectic buzz and spectacular views.
Rosewood Phnom Penh
Located in Phnom Penh, adjacent to Vattanac Capital Mall, Rosewood Phnom Penh features 175 rooms and suites, 4 on-site restaurants, a lounge, and the sky bar, Sora. Located around 500 m from Wat Phnom, the hotel is also 901 m away from Riverfront Park. The accommodations offer a 24-hour front desk and currency exchange for guests. At the hotel, each room is equipped with a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom. Rosewood Phnom Penh provides some units with river views, and all rooms are fitted with a coffee machine. Buffet and à la carte breakfast options are available daily at the accommodations.
Duong Chan Hotel
Boasting a terrace, Duong Chan Hotel is situated in Phnom Penh in the Phnom Penh Municipality region, less than 1 km from Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and 1.1 km from Royal Palace Phnom Penh. This 4-star hotel offers a 24-hour front desk and room service. The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and city views, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant or a drink at the bar. The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom with a shower.
Marriott Phnom Penh
Hotel with terrace bar. Courtyard by Marriott Phnom Penh features a restaurant, free bikes, an outdoor swimming pool and fitness centre in Phnom Penh. Featuring a bar, the hotel is close to several noted attractions, around 1.9 km from Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, 1.9 km from Royal Palace Phnom Penh, and 2 km from Chaktomouk Hall. Courtyard by Marriott Phnom Penh offers a terrace. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk, room service, and currency exchange for guests. Guests at the hotel can enjoy a continental breakfast. Sisowath Quay is 1.7 km from the accommodation, while Vattanac Capital is 1.8 km away. The nearest airport is Phnom Penh International Airport, 11 km from Courtyard by Marriott Phnom Penh.
Raffles Hotel Le Royal
Blending luxury with an old-world charm, Raffles Hotel Le Royal features accommodations with a private balcony offering pool or garden views. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor lap pool and enjoy meals at one of the 2 dining options or have a drink at the bar. Drinks and light snacks are served at Writer’s Bar, Elephant Bar, and Poolside Terrace. Free WiFi is available in all rooms. Located in the heart of Phnom Penh, Chaktomuk Conference Hall 2 is 3 km away from Raffles Hotel Le Royal, while it is just a 20-minute drive from Phnom Penh International Airport. Royal Palace and the National Museum are 2 km away. Spacious air-conditioned rooms at Raffles are equipped with a TV with cable channels and a minibar.
Hotel with a terrace bar. Opened August 2021. Set in Phnom Penh, 4.1 km from Vattanac Capital, Indra Hotel offers accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, a fitness centre, and a bar. Situated conveniently in the Tuol Kouk district, this hotel provides a garden, as well as an indoor pool. Indra Hotel offers a terrace. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, room service, and currency exchange for guests. The units at the hotel come with air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a safety deposit box, and a private bathroom with a bidet, bathrobes, and slippers.
Anik Palace Hotel
Situated in Phnom Penh, 1.7 km from Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, Anik Palace Hotel features accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, an outdoor swimming pool, and a fitness centre. With free WiFi, this 4-star hotel has a bar and a terrace. The accommodation offers room service, a concierge service, and a currency exchange for guests. The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom with a shower. Some rooms are fitted with a kitchen with a microwave and an oven. At Anik Palace Hotel the rooms include bed linen and towels. The accommodation offers a continental or buffet breakfast. Anik Palace Hotel offers a range of wellness facilities including a hot tub and a sauna.
Aurea Central Hotel
Hotel with a terrace bar. Opened December 2019. Situated in Phnom Penh, 700 metres from Vattanac Capital, Aurea Central Hotel features accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, a fitness centre, and a bar. Among the facilities at this property are a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Aurea Central Hotel offers a terrace. The hotel has family rooms. A continental breakfast is available each morning at the hotel. Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Wat Phnom, Riverside Park, and Sisowath Quay. The nearest airport is Phnom Penh International Airport, 9 km from Aurea Central Hotel.
The Blue Lime Hotel
Situated in a quiet alley just behind the National Museum and the Royal Palace, The Blue Lime Hotel offers accommodations in Phnom Penh. It features a saltwater swimming pool lined with lounge chairs and pavilions. Guests can enjoy meals at the in-house restaurant or have a drink at the bar. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. It is 350 metres to Wat Ounalom and 450 metres to Kandal Market. Chaktomouk Conference Hall 2 is 1 km away. The nearest airport, Phnom Penh International Airport is 10.3 km from the property. Airport transfers are available at an additional charge. The rooms are fully air-conditioned and boast spacious interiors. The all-day dining restaurant serves up Cambodian street food and international cuisine. Meals can also be enjoyed in the privacy of guest’s rooms. The specialty drink, Blue Khmer Cantaloupe Melon Margarita, can be enjoyed at the lounge.
Sokha Phnom Penh Hotel
Sokha Phnom Penh Hotel offers accommodation away from the hustle and bustle of Phnom Penh. It features an outdoor swimming pool and guests enjoy complimentary use of spa facilities at Jasmine Spa. The property boasts 8 in-house dining options for guests to choose from, including a bar. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. The staff here are able to converse in Chinese, Thai, Khmer, and English. It is 5 km to Wat Phnom and Phnom Penh Exhibition Hall. Old Market and Central Market are both 5.6 km from the property. The nearest airport, Phnom Penh International Airport is 13.6 km away. The property offers airport transfers at additional charges while shuttle services to the city centre are complimentary.
While the Cambodian drinking culture is still largely centred around cheap booze and dizzying local spirits, a new wave of drinking trends is breathing new life into the country’s nightlife scene. Whether it's for a quiet sunset drink or a raucous party till 3 am, Phnom Penh has it all. Above are 9 hotel bars in Phnom Penh that are seriously causing a stir in the capital’s emerging cocktail scene that Luxcity has thoroughly compiled. And since you are here, we invite you to take a look at our 4-star amenities, which we are confident will make your stay in Phnom Penh a-trip-to-remember.