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Raffles Grand Hotel D'Angkor - Siem Reap, Cambodia
Across from the Royal Palace in Cambodia's Siem Reap, sits Raffles Grand Hotel D'Angkor. Embraced by 15 acres of French gardens, this legendary meeting place combines old-world grandeur with peace and tranquillity in one of the world’s most spiritual destinations. Located in the Old French Quarter, it's the ideal place to explore the masterwork of Angkor Wat. Relax beside the magnificent pool inspired by Angkorian architecture, which is an oasis of calm amidst the craziness of Siem Reap. Attentive staff, personal service and attention to detail make this property a firm favourite.
Opened in 1932, the historic Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor is an icon of Siem Reap, Cambodia. Built around a massive swimming pool and set within 15 acres of landscaped gardens, this French colonial hotel exudes old world glamour and offers state-of-the-art facilities.
The rooms and suites blend Art Deco style with colonial grandeur and Khmer influences. Antique furniture is complemented with historic prints and maps, and Cambodian objets d’art. Some rooms have access to a balcony or terrace, while the separate two-bed villas are ideal for families or couples.
There are four restaurants including the Restaurant Le Grand, which serves Royal Khmer cuisine, and the Apsara Terrace with live music and dance performances during dinner. Don’t miss the atmospheric Elephant Bar with its delicious signature cocktail.
Spend your days roaming the Angkor temples or soaking up the wildlife and culture at nearby Tonle Sap lake, then unwind with a signature Khmer massage in the Raffles Spa.
Location & Getting There
Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor is a 15 minute drive from Siem Reap International Airport. It is conveniently located just 8km from the famous Angkor Temples and in the heart of the Old French Quarter, which oversees the Royal Garden and National Museum.
The Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor consists of 119 rooms and suites. The State Rooms are elegantly furnished with a colonial and modern charm while the Landmark Rooms are luxuriously furnished with Cambodian Art Deco themes. Each room is equipped with its own private balcony and bathtub. Each suite has its own private balcony and terrace and direct access to the swimming pool. The Two-Bedroom Villa is luxurious and spacious, exclusive for families and friends. It comes with a living room and dining area with a private pantry.
Exploring the grand Angkor Wat in Siem Reap is a highlight, and navigating along the Tonle Sap River is also a must. There are many markets from which to purchase Cambodian souvenirs such as silks, handicrafts, textiles and contemporary art. A drink by the riverfront is a good way to end the day, as is pampering yourself with a massage
Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor has a dedicated swimming pool designed for children. All restaurants feature children’s menus while nanny and childcare services as well as in-room baby cots can be arranged upon request.