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Phum Baitang - Siem Reap, Cambodia
From the moment you enter Phum Baitang in Siem Reap, Cambodia you are transported into a magical world. The property is large and sprawling, and designed in the style of a traditional Cambodian village, with plenty of space and a gorgeously tranquil atmosphere. Perched on stilts, the accommodation is in rustic Khmer wooden houses with hand-picked antiques, exquisite fabrics and modern technology. Spend time in the infinity pool overlooking the rice paddy fields to work up an appetite for dinner in the excellent Bay Phsar restaurant.
Khmer for Green Village, Phum Baitang is a luxury resort midway between Siem Reap and the Angkor Archaeological Park in Cambodia. This elegant hideaway was inspired by the adage, “simplicity is the ultimate sophistication,” and it’s designed in the style of a traditional Khmer village.
Accommodation at Phum Baitang is in individual thatched villas set amongst tropical gardens and rice paddies. Perched on stilts, they have the rustic charm of Khmer wooden houses, but with hand-picked antiques, exquisite fabrics and modern technology. The spacious, open-plan structures are divided into 25 Terrace Villas with expansive private terraces, and 20 Pool Villas, with private plunge pools and lush gardens. Enormous bathrooms are finished in aged wood and stone.
Eat Cambodian dishes in Bay Phsar restaurant or international cuisine in Hang Bay. The rustic Pool Bar serves light meals and juices around the large infinity pool, and the Cigar & Cocktail Lounge offers fine wines, vintage liqueurs and premium cigars in a renovated farmhouse that echoes Cambodia’s colonial past.
Spend your days exploring the wonders of Cambodia's Angkor Archaeological Park, head to Tonle Sap, the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia, and hunt for treasures at Siem Reap’s oldest market. In the evening, rejuvenate in the Spa Temple.
Location & Getting There
Phum Baitang sits nestled within eight acres of lush gardens and paddy fields near Siem Reap, conveniently close to Angkor’s World Heritage Sites. Siem Reap International Airport is a 15-minute drive.
Interiors and exteriors have been designed, sculpted, and finished with attention to detail, to create an authentic, yet luxurious Cambodian experience. Earthy palettes give rooms a calm and grounded feel. State-of-the-art entertainment is seamlessly incorporated so as not to detract from the experience. You’ll feel immersed in the local Cambodian culture, while at the same time, completely cocooned from the outside world.
Phum Baitang is a gateway to the mysterious wonders of Siem Reap. Wander through the magnificent temples of Angkor, a UNESCO World Heritage Site containing the impressive remains of the Khmer Empire. Head to Tonle Sap, the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia and an ecological hot spot with a rich biodiversity of fish, birds, reptiles, and more. Hunt for treasures at Siem Reap’s oldest market. Receive a personal blessing for luck, long life, and happiness from a monk.
Inside the resort, the experience is no less magical. The spa temple offers seven treatment rooms, a relaxation area, sauna and yoga pavilion.
Children are welcome at Phum Baitang. A kids' club provides opportunities for fun, learning and exploration of Cambodian culture and history.