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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

River garden hotel overall score: 6/10 facility: 2/10, if depends what u are looking for, if u are a camping lover, u might like this place. During my stay, it was an unpleasant experience...the water stop while i had just applied soap, then the staff change another room for me (but it takes 30 min for them to arrange). in...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The service by the staff were amazing and they catered to all our needs. The rooms were large and spacious, although there was no shower curtain and the fridge was not working. However staying here is still a bargain!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

As other reviews note, the River Garden Hotel moved across the river and took over the premises of the Mayfair Angkor Hotel, presumably in early October. The 'official' description and photos here are for the old River Garden. For a description of the 'new' River Garden check the Mayfair Angkor Hotel on TripAdvisor. That said, I have mixed feelings about...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I have stayed at both the "old" and the "new" River Garden and both have the same elements that make it great - beautiful pool, quiet surroundings and most of all, incredibly friendly and generous staff. We were very well looked after for a week here recently and can't wait to come back.

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Waipu, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel/home stay you see here in the pictures is NOT the river garden. It's changed locations. I fell foul of this. I booked a beautiful room with a spacious garden terrace and what I got was totally different. First of all I arranged an airport pick up that never showed up. So i got a taxi which took me...

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Macau, China
Reviewed 5 November 2016

My wife and I are avid travelers and we always look for smaller and more personal local type places to stay. The River Garden fits our likes almost perfectly. A very relaxed and small guesthouse. Our room was the one that overlooked the entry gate and part of the restaurant and pool. There is a narrow balcony where you can...

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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This isn't a negative review, we just thought everyone should know that the new RiverGarden hotel is very different from its previous self. We called prior to see if they had an off season rate to which we were told that they were always busy so they had no need - fair enough but once we got there there was...

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Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2016

There are some things we really loved about River Garden and other things which we found something of a challenge. The peaceful garden setting is really beautiful, the puppies are delightful, the food is some of the best we've ever had. We stayed in a deluxe bungalow which had a spacious deck area with day bed. On a few occasions...

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The service is amazing as well as the food! The pool is the first one we have come across in our 5 years of traveling south east Asia which isn't warm! It's deep and refreshing! The cocktails are also probably the best I've had! A particular mention to Diyouk who goes above and beyond when it comes to service. His...

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We stayed 6 nights at this hotel and we are quite happy with our choice. The room was simply beautiful and the ceiling fans a delight. The pool was very clean (they are cleaning it every day). After a long hot day walking around, it is a delight to splash in the water. A few nitpickings are the fact that...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The River Garden Hotel comprises 2 large traditional Khmer style Villas set in jungle gardens opposite the Siem Reap river. We are 2 minutes to the city center, 10 minutes to Angkor Wat and 20 minutes from the airport set in a vibrant local village area. The rooms are a mix of classic design and beautiful Khmer furnishings. Formerly the painting studio of world renowned french artist Michel Delacroix, the rooms are not spacious, with an ensuite and feature an inadequate balcony or patio looking over the un attended jungle gardens. Enjoy one of our 3 dining options, including a restaurant, a bakery cafe and our poolbar. Or refresh yourself in our outside swimmingpool or book a massage in our exclusive massage house near the pool. Amenities: Spacious well presented rooms, Large uncomfortable bed, Air conditioned, Ceiling fans, Cable TV, Free WIFI, Large private en-suite, Shower and shower facilities. Immaculately clean. Rates include breakfast for 2 persons. Airport, bus station or boat dock pickup $17 per 2 persons. Tours and activities, like our "Chooks in tuk-tuks" cooking classes and streetfood tours are available and recommended. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The River Garden

Address: Wayism Road | Treang Village, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Region: Cambodia > Siem Reap Province > Siem Reap
Price Range: €12 - €15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The River Garden 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Our room was upstairs facing the entry gate with a narrow balcony. Nice.”
 of 5 bubbles JeffMacau, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a balcony overlooking the lush jungle garden.”
 of 5 bubbles GoGirlVietnam, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“There are only a few rooms in the hotel - everyone was happy with their room.”
 of 5 bubbles DebK7, 11 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Second floor rooms have a balcony overlooking the garden and dining area.”
 of 5 bubbles joannf362, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Khmer Garden cottage”
 of 5 bubbles ayeshasitara, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
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