Romantic getaways can only be made better if you have the perfect combination of luxurious accommodation, state-of-the-art facilities, delectable cuisine, and an array of awe-inspiring sights surrounding you. The charm and magic of Cambodia is just the icing on the cake as the country provides everything you’ve ever dreamed necessary for a great vacation for two.
1.Song Saa Private Island
© Song Saa Private Island
What better way to have a relaxing, romantic vacation than to spend time on a private island surrounded by soothing waves and lush forest. Embrace nature’s abundant beauty at Song Saa Private Island, far away from the sounds and stress of every-day mainland life. Most of the villas have a spacious open layout, which comprises the comfortable bed, twin-vanity bathroom, oversized tub, outdoor shower, lounge area, and work space. Amenities may include a flat-screen television, high-speed Wi-Fi, an iPod and Android docking station, and a Bose surround sound system. The most popular feature of Song Saa’s villas are the attached private swimming pools, each of which have a sundeck wrapped around – it’s so relaxing and has gorgeous views that stretch for miles.
Koh Ouen Private Island, Koh Rong Archipelago, Near Sihanoukville, Cambodia, Phone: +855-23-88-67-50
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Infused with history, legend, and a 1960s French style, Amansara Resort is a gateway to the remnants of the Khmer Empire. The hotel can be found in Angkor, on the outskirts of Siem Reap, surrounded by the UNESCO-protected ruins of the once-mighty Khmer Empire. Guests will be staying amidst thousands of temples, giving them the opportunity to explore Angkor Wat, Tonle Sap Lake, and other sites that have barely changed over centuries. There are 24 elegant suites to choose from, all of which include combined bedroom and living areas as well as floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open out onto a private garden courtyard.
Krom 8 Phum Beong Don Pa, Khum, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-76-03-33
3.Belmond La Résidence D'Angkor
© Belmond La Résidence D'Angkor
The Belmond La Residence D’Angkor is a stunning Khmer hideaway not far from renowned Angkor Wat. Guests will be able to indulge in the perfect combination of contemporary style along with ancient tradition at this otherworldly retreat. The accommodation is designed in typical Khmer style complete with hand-woven silks, local artifacts, and stunning artwork, and many of them have a terrace for you to enjoy the lush gardens that surround the hotel. You can spend your days indulging in treatments at the Kong Kea Spa, retreating to the saltwater pool, or going on a memorable adventure to explore the beauty of Cambodia.
River Road, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-33-90
4.Knai Bang Chatt
© Knai Bang Chatt
Knai Bang Chatt is a Cambodian hotel that is popular with couples who are on their honeymoon, celebrating their anniversary, or just looking for a beautiful romantic getaway. Though there are many rooms and suites to pick from, the Knai Bang Chatt Suite is a great choice as the suite has its own private staircase access, a large bedroom area with a separate lounge area, a large double-sized bathtub, and a private terrace with spectacular views. You and your significant other can spend your days taking a couple’s cooking class or have a private excursion on the hotel’s Cave & Secret Lake Tour. The fully accommodating staff can even help you plan a surprise candlelight dinner on the rooftop or a floating dinner with the Sailing Club.
Phum Thmey, Sangkat Prey Thom, Krong Kaeb, Cambodia, Phone: +855-36-21-03-10
5.4 Rivers Floating Lodge
© 4 Rivers Floating Lodge
Definitely one of the most unique places to stay while in Cambodia, the 4 Rivers Floating Lodge offers just that: Luxurious floating tents that gently sway on the tranquil Tatai River. The 4-star award-winning resort is glamping at its finest and has 12 spacious safari tents that are built on a pontoon surrounded by the secluded Cardamom Mountains, making it one of the rarest camping destinations in the world. For those who get a little seasick, there are various villas on land to choose from as well. The accommodations are lush and come fully equipped with modern amenities, all of which were carefully designed to stay in line with the lodge’s eco-friendly values.
Koh Andet Island, Tatai, Cambodia, Phone: +85-59-76-43-40-32
6.Angkor Village Hotel
© Angkor Village Hotel
Imagine an extremely large treehouse amidst a lush forest setting that is fitted with all the luxurious amenities that truly make a vacation great, and you will be at Angkor Village Hotel. There are three room types, some of which may include a private patio, separate living area with floor-to-ceiling windows to enjoy the surroundings, and a dining area to have a romantic meal. The L’Auberge Des Temples hotel restaurant is a gorgeous place to enjoy traditional cuisine made with fresh, local ingredients and recipes that have been passed down for centuries. Other facilities include a gorgeous outdoor swimming pool, a massage and treatment spa, as well as a library to have some peace and quiet in.
Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-33-61
7.Baby Elephant Boutique Hotel
© Baby Elephant Boutique Hotel
Just a few minutes away from downtown Siem Reap and Angkor Wat, the Baby Elephant Boutique Hotel is a unique and memorable place to stay during your trip to Cambodia. Guests will be able to indulge in affordable luxury, meaning that they’ll get world-class treatment without breaking the bank. People travel from all over the world to stay at one of Baby Elephant’s comfortable and charming rooms, using it as a home base for their explorations of the surrounding land. Facilities and services offered at the hotel include an on-site restaurant and bar, a rejuvenating spa, yoga classes, and cooking classes so that you can try your hand at some of the local cuisine.
Street 53 #418, Vihear Chin, Svay Dangkum, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia, Phone: +855-77-76-91-26
8.Bunwin Boutique Hotel
© Bunwin Boutique Hotel
Bunwin Boutique Hotel offers luxury accommodation for cost-effective prices, giving their guests world-class treatment with facilities such as the elevated Anich Restaurant, which serves local and international favorites. You can also spend your time in the hotel at Srey Yath Bar and Lounge, the peaceful swimming pool surrounded by tropical gardens, or the Anouch Spa, which has many treatments to rejuvenate the body and soul. Their rooms vary in size and amenities, making them perfect for lone travelers, couples, and families of all sizes. You can choose from one of the many packages offered by the hotel depending on your focus, whether it be romantic, exploratory, or adventurous.
National Road #06, 17200, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-91-58
9.Heritage Suites Hotel - Siem Reap
© Heritage Suites Hotel - Siem Reap
Heritage Suites in Siem Reap is a traditional hotel that will take you back to a more simpler time, seamlessly blending the past with the present. The hotel reflects its surroundings, allowing guests to embark on an enriching journey inspired by the landscape as well as the local heritage without ever leaving the property. You will find 20 suites and six intimate rooms all nestled amidst the lush tropical gardens of the sophisticated boutique retreat. In addition to the stunning architecture and stylish accommodation, guests will also be treated to personalized service, comfortable hotel features, and an array of culinary delights to feast on.
Heritage Road, Wat Polanka - Phum Slok Kram, Krong Siem Reap 93101, Cambodia, Phone: +855-11-96-91-00
10.Mane Boutique Hotel & Spa
© Mane Boutique Hotel & Spa
Founded by Mane, a Cambodian mother of four who understood the significance of keeping Khmer culture and customs alive, the Mane Boutique Hotel & Spa is something she opened as a legacy for her children. The hotel perfectly represents her personality and is designed according to the customs she held dear. Guests will find themselves surrounded by lush tropical pocket gardens as well as features and services incomparable to other hotels in the area. Couples can spend their days rejuvenating in the spa, hanging out in the game room or library, and sipping drinks in the pool bar next to the hotel’s massive saltwater swimming pool.
Chocolate Rd, Sala Kamreuk Village, Sangkat Sala Kamreuk, Krong Siem Reap 17254, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-76-88-99
11.Navutu Dreams Resort & Wellness Retreat
© Navutu Dreams Resort & Wellness Retreat
The Navutu Dreams Resort & Wellness Retreat is Siem Reap’s only upscale, eco-chic resort for relaxed luxury. The resort prioritizes providing couples with a relaxing and memorable holiday filled with personalized service, modern amenities, authentic surroundings, and fine dining that represents all the flavors of Cambodia. The rooms and suites are fitted with stone bathrooms and wooden floors, adding to the Southeast Asian flair, and all have views of the gardens and pools. You and your significant other can unwind in the full-service tropical spa, which offers facials, scrubs, wraps, and massages to soothe the body and soul.
Navutu Rd, Krong Siem Reap 17251, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-48-64
12.Phum Baitang Resort
© Phum Baitang Resort
Phum Baitang Resort is the best place for couples who want to have an authentic Cambodian experience in a warm and intimate setting. The five-star luxury resort is near Siem Reap but looks as if it’s worlds apart; the 8-acre land is filled with rice paddies, lemongrass meadows, and lush tropical settings that drown out the hustle and bustle of the city. There are 45 stilted villas, 25 of which have a private terrace and another 20 with a private plunge pool. Other hotel features include the Bay Phsar restaurant for local cuisine, the Hang Bay restaurant for international cuisine, a pool bar, cigar & cocktail lounge, and spa.
Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-11-11
13.Raffles Grand Hotel d'Angkor
© Raffles Grand Hotel d'Angkor
Having first opened its doors in 1932, Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor is rich with Cambodian history and tradition. The hotel sits right across the Royal Palace and is an iconic landmark in its own right. You and your significant other can immerse yourself in culture, from the doorman who continues to wear a uniform inspired by the Royal Palace to the original treasures and antiquities that are scattered throughout the hotel. Though there are many rooms and suites to choose from, those who want a more romantic experience should stay in the Cabana Suite King, which has custom-made Cambodian linens with silk and leather furnishings.
1 Vithei Charles de Gaulle, Khum Svay Dang Kum, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-38-88
14.Raffles Hotel Le Royal
© Raffles Hotel Le Royal
Raffles Hotel Le Royal is a luxury hotel that will treat you and your loved one like royalty throughout your stay. The attentive service and impeccable amenities they provide to their guests have made it a premier and renowned hotel in Phnom Penh for nearly a century. Guests will be surrounded by a style and atmosphere that reflect the history of the land. While there, be sure to have a delicious meal in the hotel’s colonial cafe-style restaurant Cafe Monivong, which also provides an opportunity to dine outside on the terrace surrounded by the stunning views.
92 Rukhak Vithei Daun Penh, Sangkat Wat Phnom, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Phone: +855-23-98-18-88
15.Rambutan Hotel - Siem Reap
© Rambutan Hotel - Siem Reap
Rambutan Hotel in Siem Reap resembles a small traditional Khmer village, complete with lush tropical garden and saltwater swimming pool. Couples will love the quiet and peaceful atmosphere that the hotel has and will appreciate still being a walk away from popular attractions such as the Old Market and Siem Reap town center. The deluxe rooftop terrace room is a great option for a romantic getaway and has its own private terrace with outdoor bathtub. You can rest assured that you and your significant other will have the utmost comfort and privacy, never having to leave the hotel if you choose not to, since the hotel has its own restaurant, bar, and spa.
16.Sarai Resort & Spa
© Sarai Resort & Spa
A luxurious oasis in the exotic city of Siem Reap, the Sarai Resort and Spa is a Moroccan-inspired boutique resort that provides couples with superior service, comfortable rooms, an exquisite hotel surroundings full of amenities, and delicious culinary concoctions that have been influenced by flavors from around the world. You and your significant other will be just minutes away the airport, Old Market, night market, Angkor Wat temples, and Pub Street, yet will feel like you’re in an entirely different world once you’re in the resort. There are many rooms and suites to choose from, but the most popular choice for couples on a romantic getaway is the Presidential Pool Suite; the two-story suite has elegantly furnished chambers, spacious living room, and a private mezzanine with personal swimming pool and sun beds.
Wat Damnak Village, Salakamreuk, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-22-00
17.Shinta Mani Angkor - Bensley Collection
© Shinta Mani Angkor - Bensley Collection
Shinta Mani Angkor is a newer addition to the array of hotels available in Siem Reap and was created by Bill Bensley, who has many other hotels throughout Cambodia. Shinta Mani Angkor comprises ten ultra-luxurious villa compounds that are right in the heart of the city, yet once inside, seem completely isolated from the surroundings. Couples will find themselves enveloped in a private and secluded setting enclosed by lush gardens and gorgeous spaces. There’s focus on relaxation, wellness, and dining within the villa, which has spaces like a deck and swimming pool for outdoor yoga and relaxation. Each villa comes with a number of Bensley Butlers, all of whom are traditionally trained to meet all their guest’s needs and are endlessly resourceful.
Junction of Oum Khun and 14th Street, Siem Reap, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-92-34
18.Sokha Angkor Resort
© Sokha Angkor Resort
Situated right in the heart of Siem Reap, Sokha Angkor Resort provides their guests with world-class service and traditional Khmer hospitality. There are seven room and suite styles to choose from, many of which have internet access, cable television, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer, minibar, a personal safe, and a private balcony. The Royal Sokha Suite, which is extremely popular with couples, has its own private sauna and massage room. The resort is conveniently within walking distance of the Old Market and the restaurants and shops of Pub Street and is only a short drive away from the majestic Angkor Wat temples, a golf course, and both the international and domestic airports.
No. 6 National Road, Krong, Siem Reap 17252, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-99-99
19.Sokkhak Boutique Resort
© Sokkhak Boutique Resort
Sokkhak Boutique Resort is a stylish and luxurious choice for those who want to get away from the more fast-paced Siem Reap. Guests can enjoy mouthwatering meals at the in-house restaurant, take a minute to cool off in the outdoor freshwater swimming pool, or lay back and have some drinks at the hotel’s bar or lounge. The accommodation, which is beautifully fitted with Khmer decor and artwork, has premium bedding and linen, a flat-screen television, a work station, an en suite bathroom with a rain shower and a full range of bathroom amenities, and a private balcony and seating area that opens to views of the garden.
Kok Chork Village, Trorpeang Ses commune, Wat Thmey, Siem Reap Cambodia, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-76-56-97
20.Tara Angkor Hotel
© Tara Angkor Hotel
Tara Angkor is a four-star luxury hotel that is a few minutes’ drive from the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the temples of Angkor Wat. They have many packages to travelers to choose from, including an excursion package that has transportation and tickets to some of the area’s most popular attractions, a retreat package complete with body treatments and massages, and the romantic bliss package, which has a special candlelight dinner for you and your significant other. There are several facilities within the hotel to make your stay pleasant and memorable, such as the in-house restaurant, which serves Cambodian specialties, as well as their holistic spa and their gift shop, which has artisanal products you can take back as souvenirs.
Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia, 17254, Charles De Gaulle, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-66-61
With the temples nearby, a serene air encompasses the Templation hotel as guests fall into a relaxing and rejuvenating groove during their holiday. The swimming pool sits amidst majestic palm trees and the 33 accommodation options are spread out across the tropical setting Many of the suites and villas have their very own private swimming pool as well as a terrace, access to the gardens, and a spa-like bathroom with a super-sized bathtub. Room and hotel amenities include temperature control, complimentary breakfast, complimentary minibar, flat-screen television, Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities, a work space, and Bodia Spa bathroom amenities.
Route du petit pont, Krong Siem Reap 17251, Cambodia, Phone: +855-12-23-33-50
22.The Moon Boutique Hotel
© The Moon Boutique Hotel
The Moon Boutique Hotel is situated in an area that is tranquil and serene while still being conveniently close to several popular sights and attractions. Guests will be treated to traditional Khmer hospitality as they explore their culture-rich surroundings. Rooms are in a bungalow-style arrangement that is filled with modern amenities such as satellite television, a well-stocked mini-bar, tea and coffee making facilities, high-speed Wi-Fi, a safe deposit box, fruit basket, and comfortable bathrobe and slippers. While there, you can enjoy the hotel’s bike tour of the ancient city, ride horses through the rice paddies, try local foods, and watch traditional performances.
Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-96-45-77
23.The Quay Boutique Hotel
© The Quay Boutique Hotel
Overlooking the Mekong River and the Tonle Sap River in Phnom Penh, the Quay Boutique Hotel has 16 rooms for guests to choose from, including the Panorama and standard suites. Perfectly located by the bustling riverside, guests will also be close to tourist attractions such as the night market, the Royal Palace, the National Museum, Chaktomuk Theater, the Silver Pagoda, river boat tours, restaurants, cafes, and a variety of nightlife. Spend your evenings in the rooftop bar and restaurant, which has delicious local and international cuisine, award-winning wines, and panoramic views of the Mekong River and your surroundings.
277, Preah Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Phone: +855-23-22-48-94
© Viroth's Hotel
Viroth’s Hotel is a luxurious hotel with 35 tastefully decorated and spacious rooms that are fitted with state-of-the-art amenities to make your stay memorable. Guests can enjoy the splendors of Cambodian culture, complete with unique dining experiences and rejuvenating treatments at the hotel spa. While there, be sure to indulge in hotel facilities such as their well-equipped wellness center complete with modern exercise equipment as well as a gorgeous swimming pool to relax in. You’ll be centrally located in Old Town Siem Reap and minutes away from the Siem Reap River and restaurants, bars, shopping, and entertainment in the Old Market and Central Market. Don’t forget to visit Angkor Archaeological Park, which is just a short drive away; you can hire one of the hotel’s chauffeured cars to get you there.
Street 24, Krong Siem Reap, Old Market area, Krong Siem Reap 17252, Cambodia, Phone: +855-63-76-61-07
25.White Mansion Boutique Hotel
© White Mansion Boutique Hotel
The White Mansion is a charming boutique hotel that has a serene and peaceful environment yet is only minutes away from popular tourist attractions in the heart of Phnom Penh. The hotel is housed in what was formerly the site of the American Embassy in Cambodia, which adds a lot of history to the structure. Guests will be given VIP treatment from the minute they step off the plane, as a complimentary private car picks them up from the airport. It doesn’t stop there as they’ll also receive a complimentary drink and fruit tray upon arrival at the hotel, a complimentary Welcome Khmer massage at the hotel spa, and early check-in and late check-out whenever possible.
26 Street 240, Phnom Penh 12207, Cambodia, Phone: +855-89-37-27-00
Where to Stay in Cambodia - 25 Best Romantic Getaways
- Song Saa Private Island, Photo: Song Saa Private Island
- Amansara Resort, Photo: Courtesy of monticellllo - Fotolia.com
- Belmond La Résidence D'Angkor, Photo: Belmond La Résidence D'Angkor
- Knai Bang Chatt, Photo: Knai Bang Chatt
- 4 Rivers Floating Lodge, Photo: 4 Rivers Floating Lodge
- Angkor Village Hotel, Photo: Angkor Village Hotel
- Baby Elephant Boutique Hotel, Photo: Baby Elephant Boutique Hotel
- Bunwin Boutique Hotel, Photo: Bunwin Boutique Hotel
- Heritage Suites Hotel - Siem Reap, Photo: Heritage Suites Hotel - Siem Reap
- Mane Boutique Hotel & Spa, Photo: Mane Boutique Hotel & Spa
- Navutu Dreams Resort & Wellness Retreat, Photo: Navutu Dreams Resort & Wellness Retreat
- Phum Baitang Resort, Photo: Phum Baitang Resort
- Raffles Grand Hotel d'Angkor, Photo: Raffles Grand Hotel d'Angkor
- Raffles Hotel Le Royal, Photo: Raffles Hotel Le Royal
- Rambutan Hotel - Siem Reap, Photo: Rambutan Hotel - Siem Reap
- Sarai Resort & Spa, Photo: Sarai Resort & Spa
- Shinta Mani Angkor - Bensley Collection, Photo: Shinta Mani Angkor - Bensley Collection
- Sokha Angkor Resort, Photo: Sokha Angkor Resort
- Sokkhak Boutique Resort, Photo: Sokkhak Boutique Resort
- Tara Angkor Hotel, Photo: Tara Angkor Hotel
- Templation, Photo: Templation
- The Moon Boutique Hotel, Photo: The Moon Boutique Hotel
- The Quay Boutique Hotel, Photo: The Quay Boutique Hotel
- Viroth's Hotel, Photo: Viroth's Hotel
- White Mansion Boutique Hotel, Photo: White Mansion Boutique Hotel
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