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Cambodia
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Nice place well decorate. Suitable for couple with children. Very near of everything. Service nice. Have been a few times and every time we have enjoy the staffs and owner precense. Nothing to say about room, always clean and the food is great! Will recommand to everyone about this boutique hotel.

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Yin A, General Manager at The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Thank you so much for your review of the hotel and we are so thrilled to learn that you had an outstanding stay. We hope that you will visit with us again in the very near future. On behalf of the hotel, thank you for your stay- More 

Koh Rong Samloem, Cambodia
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Together with my wife we were visiting Phnom Penh for a few days at the end of July and decided to stay at The Governor's House Boutique Hotel and we were really happy we did. We booked for 4 nights but extended for 1 more. The room was great, I really liked the dimmed lights, the decor and the bathtub!... More 

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Yin A, General Manager at The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Thank you so much for your review of the hotel and we are so thrilled to learn that you had an outstanding stay. We hope that you will visit with us again in the very near future. On behalf of the hotel, thank you for your stay- More 

Carmel
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

I thoroughly enjoyed my two nights at the Governors House hotel. It is an old French villa which means it was architecturally very interesting and it was completed with magnificent antiques from the owners collection. When I arrived (which was very late and past midnight), the owner met me and the night manager welcomed me with a complimentary welcome drink.... More 

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Yin A, General Manager at The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for choosing our hotel for your stay and sharing your comment on Tripadvisor. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us. As you have discovered, our hotel is one of the most unique hotels in Phnom Penh, with its own rich and history reflected in luxurious interiors that are embellished... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

The Governors House is a charming boutique hotel in Phnom Penh which has only 12 rooms. The house was a previous governors residence hence the name and it still has a very homely feel. The rooms and public areas are furnished with antiques and there is a dining area inside as well as a small patio dining area near to... More 

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Yin A, General Manager at The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for choosing our hotel for your stay and sharing your comment on Tripadvisor. We are pleased to know that we can make your stay enjoyable and you appreciated our facilities and services. It was our great pleasure to have you with us and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Sincerely... More 

Singapore
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Reviewed 20 October 2015

If staying in contemporary and mass branded chain hotels generally give you a rash, then you'd be like me. Always on the lookout for a more unique experience in where I put up for the night, the one-off hotel such as The Governors House ticks the right boxes. An old colonial mansion of the former French governor (hence the name),... More 

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Yin A, General Manager at The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you very much for sharing your comments in details regarding your recent stay and taking time to post on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to know that you had a great e experience and you enjoyed your time with us. It was our pleasure to have you and we look forward to welcoming you back again in... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We spent 2 nights there and the decoration and service of the hotel was unique and very helpful. Also the food was very good and tasty, we highly recomend the duck. If one time we get back to Pnom Penh, we will definelty stay there again with no doubt,

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Yin A, General Manager at The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for your recent stay with us and great comment posted on Tripadvisor. We are pleased to know that you appreciate our unique decoration, quality of our facilities and services. We would be delighted to welcoming you back again for your next visit to Phnom Penh. Sincerely yours, Yin Yin Aye General Manager E-mail: gm@governorshouse.net More 

Albany, New York
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 August 2015

This hotel was amazing. All the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The food was some of the best I had while on my vacation. There is a cozy feeling to this place that made me feel like I was right at home.

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Yin A, General Manager at The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking time to share your comments on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our hotel as amazing place for your trip in Cambodia. It was our great pleasure to look after you and we are grateful as our services and facilities able to meet your... More 

London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

Old-style colonial with family-run atmosphere; we stayed as a family in early July when it was hot and steamy in PP. A/c in the room on the first floor was fine; lighting in the bathroom was a bit gloomy, and we had the same shower problem as a previous reviewer - had to sit on the end of the bath... More 

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Yin A, General Manager at The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking time to share your comments on Tripadvisor. We are pleased to know your experience that you have enjoyed our facilities and services in overall during your stay with us. Our colonial boutique mansion is tastefully furnished with all original colonial antiques and inspired by our guests as indeed a suitable place for holidays... More 

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
1 review
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

We went to Governors House for drinks and to use their pool. It is a beautiful venue, and the staff are friendly. At the end of our drinks and session, we were surprised that the hotel charged us an extra $5 for pool use, even though this wasn't the case in all our other visits and they knew us. No... More 

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Yin A, General Manager at The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for your visit to our hotel with your friends and taking time to post your comment on Tripadvisor. We very pleased to know that you like our hotel as beautiful venue and friendliness of our staffs. Whilst we have always attempted ourselves to offer excellence service, apparently you were not discomfort with our offer to... More 

Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Went to Phnom Penh for 3 nights on a business trip. This was my second trip to the city and checked into The Governor's House. Initially somewhat difficult to locate which caused some distress. However, this turned out to be a blessing in disguise. Tucked away just off a main thoroughfare, it is an oasis from the mad traffic of... More 

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Yin A, General Manager at The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for sharing your great review on Tripadvisor. We are pleased to know that you had enjoyed your stay at our hotel and our friendly staffs were able to make your stay warm and feel like at your home. Indeed, our location is ideal within private location and as an oasis from bustling city of Phnom... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Governor's House boutique hotel in Phnom Penh - the most luxurious and exclusive place in Phnom Penh.The Governor’s House is an exclusive boutique hotel with 12 rooms in an elegant colonial-style mansion located in the heart of BoeungKeng Kang I (BKK I), an area which is known as the best residential area in downtown Phnom Penh, located just a 10 minute drive from the Riverfront. The hotel is only a short drive to the Independence Monument, the Royal Palace, the Silver Pagoda and the National Museum.The hotel was once home to a senator of Phnom Penh and is an old style architectural beauty; tastefully furnished with all original colonial antiques. The hotel shows the exquisite taste in the interior design as directed by the owner, an award winning and internationally recognised interior designer. This boutique hotel offers a perfect balance of colonial style elements combined with modern amenities. With three stories in a Victorian style building, the hotel is inspired by the Asian architectural treasures of ‘The Strand Hotel’ of Yangon, ‘The Raffles Grand d’Angkor Cambodia" of Phnom Penh and the ‘Oriental Hotel’ of Bangkok while still maintaining its originality. The owner recognises the needs of the 21st century business traveller and offers free wi-fi, daily newspapers and an excellent 24 hour concierge.The Governor's House offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant offering breakfast (a la carte menu), lunch and dinner with both outdoor and indoor seating, and balcony space to relax and enjoy the views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh

Address: Villa 3, Mao Tse Tung Blvd | Sangkat Boeung Keng Kong I, Khan Chamkarmorn, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Region: Cambodia > Phnom Penh
Price Range: €75 - €151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Governors House Boutique Hotel Phnom Penh 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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#16 Business Hotel in Phnom Penh
#17 Family Hotel in Phnom Penh
#24 Romantic Hotel in Phnom Penh
#33 Luxury Hotel in Phnom Penh
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