If you’re a traveler who knows what they want, you know that finding fitting accommodation is key. So, when the time comes for your Siem Reap holiday, you’ll want to ensure your stay is the best it can be. By checking in to one of the best boutique hotels in the Siem Reap area, your Cambodian vacation will be off to an upscale start.

With the Butterfly Pea Boutique Hotel, you’ll find yourself donning the edge of the Siem Reap River, not far from the heart of the city. This hotel offers an Asian-inspired tropical aesthetic for every one of its 14 unique rooms. Choose between a range of rooms, including four styles each of the Deluxe King and Deluxe Twin, both of which are thoughtfully designed for utmost comfort. Complete with a pool, bar and restaurant, you’ll have everything you need for a relaxing Cambodian stay.

Address: #0019 East River Road, Slorkram Village, Siem Reap
+855 63 968 485
or book online
Website: www.thebutterflypea.com


Step to the east of the famous Siem Reap River and you’ll find Rambutan Hotel & Resort – Siem Reap. These two beautiful respites are nestled on a quiet pedestrian lane, where they have built a name for itself with niceties like a tropical garden, saltwater pool, top-tier restaurant, and high-end spa. Choose between the Balcony Villa, Deluxe Terrace or Deluxe Rooftop Terrace rooms depending on your room layout preference; most of the Villa’s are build on two floors like little village houses, while the Deluxe rooms have their own outdoor private bathtubs and showers included. Rambutan Hotel & Resort are both social and Eco-responsible managed properties that are hip, happening and gay friendly. With privacy aplenty and comfort galore, your stay will be reminiscent of your own home, only better.

Address: Rambutan lane, Phum Wat Damnak, Sala Komreuk, Krom 10
+855(0)11 355 534 or book online
Website: www.rambutansiemreap.com

If you’re seeking a Cambodian experience to the core, this stay is one you won’t want to miss out on. Memoire d’Angkor Boutique Hotel pays tribute to traditional Cambodian art, even including pieces from Master Artist Theam in each of the 48 rooms. This accommodation is wholly authentic and utterly elegant, with an unwavering aim to make your stay as content as possible. From your room, walk a mere five minutes to get to popular Pub Street. Otherwise, you can stay in for the night and enjoy the Memoria Spa, swimming pool or one of two delectable dining options right on the premises.

Address: #54 Sivatha Rd, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 63 766 999
or book online

4Gold Smith Residence

Gold Smith Residence stays true to its name. This boutique accommodation offers 18 rooms, each of which dons a luxurious Angkor style. Tucked away while still being near the heart of the city, Gold Smith prioritizes a warm homey feel rather than a cold hotel environment. A centrally located pool, a tropical garden, ensuite bathrooms and rain showers are just some of the details you’ll encounter during your stay. Flat-screen TVs and an espresso machine surely don’t hurt, either. While you’re there, indulge in Cambodian and Western cuisine at their very own restaurant.

Address: Street 20th, Phum Wat Bo, Siem Reap 17254, Cambodia
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The sister hotel of the previously mentioned Gold Smith, Blanc Smith Residence offers equally palatable luxury just across the way from King’s Road Angkor. Whichever room you find yourself in, you’ll have stunning views across the courtyard of the pristine garden or welcoming pool. For your security, there’s a safe in the room for you to stow your valuables. To add to it, perks like a mini-bar and 42-inch TV complement well-deserved features like a rain shower and bathtub. When time comes for eating, Blanc Smith has got you covered; their restaurant serves Khmer and Pan-Asian cuisine, as well as western classics.

Address: Street 7 Makara, Wat Damnak, Siem Reap 17254, Cambodia
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6Nita by Vo Hotel

There’s something to be said about having a plethora of awards to your name, and Nita by Vo Luxury Hotel knows it. Stay here and you, too, can experience accolade-worthy treatment. Revel in a Khmer massage (really, how many vacationers can get that without leaving their hotel?) and be sure to take full advantage of happy hour. With the location being near the Temples of Angkor, you’ll be close to the sites you already wanted to see, all while knowing you have a comfortable abode to return to at the end of the day. When the time comes to leave, make use of return airport transfer compliments of Nita themselves.

Address: Sivatha Blvd, Krong Siem Reap
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7Mane Boutique Hotel & Spa

Why not consolidate your spa experience and luxury stay in Siem Reap? With 18 rooms, Mane Boutique Hotel & Spa is fashioned with antique decor, prestigious art and all the modern comforts you could ask for. The owner, a Cambodian herself, takes pride in her property; a library, saltwater pool, Circle Spa and tropical gardens are just some of the unique aspects this place has in store. Get to central Siem Reap in just minutes, or hop on a tuk-tuk and head to Angkor Wat for some further exploration. Whatever you choose, the opulent Mane awaits your return.

Address: Sala Kamreuk Village, Sangkat Sala Kamreuk, Chocolate Rd, Krong Siem Reap 17254
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8Metta Residence & Spa

Metta Residence & Spa is yet another upscale environment where you can find relaxation in every corner. With a design and ambience based on the ideal of elegance, holidaymakers can sleep, dine and relax in total luxury. This facility sits comfortably between the city of Siem Reap and the Cambodian countryside, so you can explore nightlife and markets as well as Angkor temples and hillsides. Stylish suites let you feel at ease regardless of whether you’re staying for a weekend or weeks. Amidst it all, you’ll get to embrace quietude, sip on delectable cocktails, enjoy the effects of massage and so much more.

Address: Phum Salakamreuk, Sangkat Salakamreuk, Krong Siem Reap
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9Viroth’s Hotel

From first glance, you’ll see why Viroth’s Hotel is truly one of a kind. Unprecedented design elements like vertical gardens and a 20-meter swimming pool accompany perks such as Khmer dining and on-site spa treatment. Stay in one of 35 rooms, workout in the climate-controlled gym and dabble in both Asian and Western cuisines. Should you wish to adventure beyond the bounds of this relaxing oasis, you can take to the hotel staff for all your touring and ticketing needs.

Address: Old Market area, Street 24, Krong Siem Reap
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10Mulberry Boutique Hotel

If you want to be right in the heart of Siem Reap without feeling every ounce of the bustle, Mulberry Boutique Hotel is where it’s at. Every bit of the business is based on Khmer hospitality, so you’ll always feel welcome here. Choose from the multi-floor family suite, couple-friendly garden suite, tropical wooden house and more for a tailored stay. A pool, bar, restaurant and spa allow guests to check off every requirement on their must-have list. You can even eliminate unnecessary planning from your agenda by booking tours of surrounding Cambodia right through the hotel.

Address: Phum Steng Tmey, Song kat Svay dong kum, Preah Sangreach Tep Vong St, Krong Siem Reap
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Looking Forward to Your Boutique Stay in Siem Reap

For those with comfort and hominess as a top travel priority, boutique hotels are an obvious choice. By choosing one of these top boutique hotels in Siem Reap, the quality of your travel will be guaranteed.

Clare Lawrence is a long-time expat, originally from England, with six years in the UAE under her belt as well as over a year 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 Siemreap.net.