Raffles Hotel Le Royal, Phnom Penh 

Delve into Cambodian history at Phnom Penh’s eclectic and landmark hotel, in a superb central location.

Dating back to 1929, Raffles Hotel Le Royal is an historic landmark hotel. Inspired by French colonial, Khmer and Art Deco influences, the spacious rooms and suites provide a sanctuary from Cambodia's bustling capital city. It's in a prime location, just a short walk to the 14th-century Buddhist temple Wat Phnom, a 10-minute walk from the riverfront and a short tuk-tuk ride to the Royal Palace and National Museum.

Why we love Raffles Hotel Le Royal, Phnom Penh

  • Centrally located close to Phnom Penh's famous landmarks

  • An iconic heritage hotel with a blend of French colonial and Art Deco styles

  • After sightseeing, book an indulgent Le Royal Spa Experience, including a mineral salt scrub and a revitalising Khmer massage

  • Renowned Raffles butler service, 24 hours a day

5 stars
Nov - Mar
Phnom Penh
15 hours (not including stopover time)
In a central position in Phnom Penh, just over a mile away from the striking National Museum and Royal Palace
Approx. 30 minutes’ transfer from Phnom Penh airport



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  • Spas & wellness
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There’s a good range of restaurants and bars to choose from. Recipes originating from the Royal Palace are served at the prestigious Restaurant Le Royal. Tapas, light meals and cocktails, are served by the pool or in the shade of the fragrant frangipani trees. As well as beers, wines and spirits, The Elephant Bar boasts one of Asia's largest selection of gins.

Restaurant Le Royal
With recipes handed down to the hotel by decree of the Royal Palace, head to the flagship restaurant for an exclusive blend of modern French and Cambodian cuisine.

Le Phnom 1929
This French-style brasserie serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Poolside Terrace
Take a stroll down to the pool and relax under fragrant frangipani trees - the perfect place for chilled alcoholic drinks and tapas-style dishes.

The Elephant Bar
A sophisticated venue, ideal for enjoying a cocktail or spirit in the evening after a day of exploring.

The Elephant Bar is something of an institution in Phnom Penh - not least due its extensive gin menu with over 200 labels on the list.

What's included

Breakfast at Café Monivong Restaurant.

Upgrade options

Half Board • Dinner at the main restaurant
Full Board • Lunch and dinner at the main restaurant.

Raffles Spa is the perfect setting for your well being. Offering traditional Khmer and modern treatments, the relaxing environment has saunas, steam rooms and Jacuzzi as well as five comfortably appointed treatment rooms, outdoor lap pool and fitness centre.

This hotel has a wheelchair accessible room.

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