Most of us have probably spent more time exploring far-away destinations than the sites in our own area or region. Enjoying a short getaway in your home country is a great way of discovering the country you live in. Staycations are becoming increasingly popular and they surely are lots of fun.

The trick of enjoying a staycation the most is to do things you would normally do when on vacation. So, stay in a hotel, don’t do your laundry, eat out, explore town, and relax poolside.

Here’s our pick of the best staycation offers Siem Reap has to offer, valid only for Cambodians and Cambodian residents. If you’re not a local resident, don’t worry; just check-out the hotels in our business directory as they all have great offers listed there.

Enjoy a magical escape in Siem Reap, at the Courtyard by Marriott Siem Reap Resort, and spend some time relaxing with the ones you love. Enjoy head-to-toe pampering and total relaxation in temple town’s newest resort and catch up over cocktails at the Upperdeck with breathtaking views of Angkor Wat.

The offer: USD 99 nett / night
The inclusions: Breakfast in bed, one round of complimentary cocktails for two at the Upperdeck including complimentary access to the telescope, 20% discount at Quan Spa, and a free upgrade to the next room category (upon availability and complimentary access to the Kids’ Club.
Validity: April 2019
Contact details: cy.repcy.res@courtyard.com or 063 968 888
Website: www.couryardsiemreap.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/courtyardsiemreap 

Enjoy a staycation in Siem Reap at Anjali by Syphon. Whether you’re here for temple exploration or for pool relaxation, this green oasis is the ideal place to combine both. Venture out in the mornings to admire the unique architecture and breathtaking views of the Angkor Temples. Upon your return, unwind and relax poolside before indulging in a delicious dining experience at Hunkaar Table & Lounge. With a setting like this, it’s likely you’ll never want to leave.

The offer: USD 79 nett / night
The inclusions: Daily breakfast for two, cocktails for two, 15% off at spa treatments and on food & beverages.
Validity: 1 April 2019 – 30 September 2019
Contact details: reservation@anjalihotel.com
Website: www.anjalihotel.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/anjalibysyphonhotel

Perched along the banks of the Siem Reap river, The Butterfly Pea Boutique Hotel is the ideal base for those who are in need for a little wanderlust. There are so many options in Siem Reap, but this is definitely one that ticks all the boxes. Uniquely designed rooms, friendly staff, centrally located, and amazingly affordable.

The offer: USD 40 nett / night
The inclusions: Daily breakfast for two, welcome drink, 15% off on food & beverages.
Validity: 1 April 2019 – 30 September 2019 (black-out dates may apply)
Contact details: stay@thebutterflypea.com
Website: https://thebutterflypea.com/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/theButterflyPea/

To get away from it all, book your staycation in Siem Reap at Navutu Dreams Resort & Wellness Retreat. Located approximately 10 minutes out of town, this is the ideal place to relax and unwind. Whether you’re looking for ultimate relaxation poolside, for a pampering session at the spa, or for a healthy break from reality, Navutu Dreams offers it all.

The offer: USD 80 nett / night
The inclusions: Daily a-la-carte breakfast for two and 15% off spa treatments, wellness programs and food & beverage offers.
Validity: 1 May 2019 – 30 September 2019
Contact details: reservations@navutudreams.com or 063 964 864
Website: https://navutudreams.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/navutudreams

Situated at the corner of Sivutha Boulevard and Tep Vong Street, The Aviary Hotel is strategically located in the heart of temple town. As the name suggests, the design of the hotel is all about birds. Not only will you find metal birds flocking the walls, you’ll also find that the hotel rooms are named after some of Cambodia’s native birds, such as the Tailorbird and the Sarus Crane. Its great location and unique design make for the perfect combination for your staycation in Siem Reap.

The offer: USD 79 ++ / night
The inclusions: Daily breakfast for two.
Validity: All year round
Contact details: reservation@theaviaryhotel.com or 012 241 607
Website: www.theaviaryhotel.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/theaviaryhotel

Located in downtown Siem Reap, right behind the old market, Rambutan Hotel & Resort consist of two separate wings, both featuring their own lush gardens and pool. In addition to comfortable and private accommodation the hotel also has a restaurant, bar, and spa, ideal to recharge yourself during a staycation in Siem Reap.

The offer: USD 59 nett / night at Rambutan Hotel or USD 69 nett / night at Rambutan Resort.
The inclusions: Daily breakfast for two and 15% off on food and beverages.
Validity: April 2019 – May 2019
Contact details: bookings@rambutanresort.com or 011 355 534
Website: www.rambutans.info
Facebook: www.facebook.com/rambutansiemreap/

Did you know that Rambutan also has a hotel in Phnom Penh? So for all Siem Reapers out there who’re looking for a staycation in Phnom Penh, contact Rambutan via the above mentioned contact details and enjoy a special rate of USD 50 nett / night at Rambutan Hotel Phnom Penh.

You don’t have to travel far for a luxurious getaway, you’ll find it in the heart of town, at Park Hyatt Siem Reap. The hotel boasts 104 spacious rooms and suites, two swimming pools, three restaurants and a spa. All you have to do is check-in and you won’t want to leave the premises until check-out. Treat yourself to a staycation in Siem Reap, filled with extravagant moments.

The offer: USD 140 nett / night
The inclusions: Welcome drink, daily breakfast for two, 30% off food & beverage a la carte menu and spa, two scoops of ice cream at The Glasshouse.
Validity: 1 April 2019 – 31 June 2019 (Easter excluded)
Contact details: reservations.repph@hyatt.com or 063 21 1234
Website: parkhyattsiemreap.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/parkhyattsiemreap 

Marlieke is a hospitality professional with a passion for digital marketing. After moving to Indonesia in 2011 she joined Starwood and filled e-commerce, digital marketing, and marketing communication positions in hotels in Jakarta and Bali. In 2017 she moved to Siem Reap and not long thereafter she turned her freelance consulting gigs into her own consulting company. When she is not traveling or running, she is now sharing her expertise with hotels and destination marketers in Indonesia and Cambodia.