Cambodians know that February 14th is far from just another day. Valentine’s Day—a holiday set aside for the purpose of love, recognition and gratitude for those close to our heart—makes for the perfect time to celebrate. Whether you’re setting up for some serious self love or you’re planning on surprising your favorite other, you’ll want the opportunity to combine fun and romance during a night out on the Siem Reap town.

As luck would have it, Siem Reap is teeming with occasions perfect for showing your affection. With these top Valentine’s Day events in Siem Reap, you’ll have every chance to express your love to the one that matters most!

Savour Love at first bite this Valentine’s at Belmond La Résidence d’Angkor. Spoil yourself and your loved one with ‘A Season of Love’, a passionately crafted 4-course Valentine’s dining experience set beside the lush riverside resort’s azure-blue swimming pool.

Enjoy a romantic dinner in a casual yet elegant atmosphere at Lok Lak Restaurant with an exquisite 4-course menu. Let your loved one fall in love with you even more this Valentine’s Day!

  • When: February 14, 2019 at 7pm – 10.30pm
  • Cost: $69++ per couple inclusive of 1 bottle of sparkling wine
  • Reservations: 063 968 888
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Celebrate your romance with a sumptuous 5-course dining experience featuring lobster cappuccino, grilled sea bass, duck breast and fois gras, followed by chocolate fondant and coffee or tea.

If you’re one to go the whole nine years, you ought to take a journey to ibis Styles Siem Reap for your V-Day outing. Roses, sparkling wine and a meal of utmost excellence make for a truly impassioned excursion. It’s affordable too, as each meal costs a mere $25 USD per couple.

  • When: February 14, 2019 at lunch or dinnertime
  • Cost: $25 net per couple
  • Reservations: 063 968 456 or
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Have an unforgettable evening indulging in a 6-course menu featuring mushroom soup embraced by a puff pastry and Vodka Blush Citrus Sherbet.

  • When: February 14, 2019 at 6pm – 10pm
  • Cost: $95++ per couple, including two glasses of sparkling wine
  • Reservations: Reserve online
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Picture dining under the stars with just your loved one amongst the greenery of Le Meridien’s beautiful Elephant Courtyard, while enjoying a romantic set menu together. It’s an experience too magical to be missed!

  • When: February 14, 2019 at 6.30pm – 10.30pm
  • Cost: $110 net per couple, inclusive of two glasses of Champagne or $170 per couple, inclusive of a bottle of Champagne
  • Reservations: +855 63 963 900 or
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For a luxurious dining experience like no other, take you and your plus one to Malis Siem Reap. Here, you can revel in a decadent 5-course meal of an authentic kind (think Cambodian sour smoked fish, Mekong river lobster and more). An upscale ambiance of high ceilings and champagne only accentuates the cuisine.

  • When: February 14, 2019 at 6pm – 10pm
  • Cost: $50 per person, including a glass of sparkling wine
  • Reservations: Reserve online
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The stunning Sakura Terrace is the setting for your evening à deux, featuring a ‘Share the Love’ set menu.

  • When: February 14, 2019 from 6pm
  • Cost: $120+ per couple, inclusive of a glass of wine, beer or soft drink on arrival
  • Reservations: 069 285 888 / 063 766 588 or
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Celebrate love in a tropical setting surrounded by lush gardens and pools where you can share intimate time together while being serenaded with live romantic jazz music. Open the evening with a complimentary welcome drink and savour a tailor-made three-course menu to ignite the passion and make memories that last.

Rekindle your romance with a scrumptious 5-course set dinner for two at The Dining Room. This decadent dinner package also includes a half-bottle
of champagne and an exclusive Valentine’s day set-up, to complete a memorable and romantic dining experience at The Park.

In the magnificent surroundings of Restaurant Le Grand, dine in splendor with your chosen Valentine’s date. It will be an evening you’ll never forget!

If there’s anyone that knows romance, it’s the French. You can find their inspiration at Mouhot’s Dream, a dreamy restaurant within Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf and Spa Resort. Serving meals like foie gras and creme brulee, you and your date won’t have a choice but to savor your love.

  • When: February 14, 2019 at 7pm – 10pm
  • Cost: From $70++ per person
  • Reservations: Reserve online
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Clare Lawrence is a long-time expat, originally from England, with six years in the UAE under her belt as well as over two years here in Siem Reap. She has written on expat life, saving money, holidaying with children and budget travel for a number of magazines and websites, including