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Hotels Under $50 in Siem Reap


Tourist-town hotels are notorious for ridiculously expensive rates, but those in Siem Reap seem to be exceptions. Siem Reap is about the only heritage city in the world where you can book a decent hotel room for $5 a night, breakfast included. If you want to discover the charm of this part of Cambodia and the historic Angkor Wat Archeological Park with travel money to spare, here are some of the best budget hotels you can stay in:

Lotus Lodge Siem Reap hotel Central room entrance


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If you're really on a budget, stay in a guesthouse instead of a hotel. They're clean, friendly, and right smack in the centre of the city.

Rates of two-star hotels start at $20 per night. They don't have pools and other luxuries, but are centrally located.

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Asia Hopping Score: 8.23 out of 10

This 34-room hotel lies on the quiet outskirts of Siem Reap, close to the Angkor temples and other interesting attractions. Psar Leur Market is only 5 minutes away on foot. It offers home-like comforts and conveniences while also featuring a nice in-house coffee shop, some meeting facilities, an outdoor pool, and a garden. This is a great hotel for unwinding after a long day of walking around Angkor Wat.

Price per night:
About $24 (14) can buy you a night's stay in a spacious double or standard room. Upgrade to a superior double room with air conditioning and your bill still won't exceed $30 (18) per night.

What tourists say: Tourists love this hotel's peaceful atmosphere, even in the common areas. Frequenters commend the hotel's excellent service and amenities.

Golden Orange Hotel Siem Reap standard double room


Asia Hopping Score: 7.17 out of 10

Now called Loving Angkor Hotel, Golden Orange can be found a block away from Wat Bo Street, minutes from the ancient temples. It features modern rooms overlooking the Siem Reap river and the heritage park. The hotel has excellent tuk tuk access and public transport can easily be arranged at the lobby desk.

Price per night: Loving Angkor offers double, twin, and double deluxe rooms for only $20 to $24 (12 to 14) a night. These rates even include free hotel pick-up for added convenience.

What tourists say: Golden Orange is well loved by tourists because of its central location near the riverbank and the local shopping centers. The only downside is that communication might be a challenge, as the hotel staff - friendly as they are - don't speak English very well.

Siem Reap Riverside Hotel pool


Asia Hopping Score: 7.47 out of 10

Set in the heart of Siem Reap, Riverside hotel offers quick access to all that the city has to offer, from business centers to entertainment venues and the Angkor temples. Tourists who have stayed here commend the well-trained and courteous staff running this bustling budget hotel. The front desk staff can also help organize tours, arrange flights, and arrange public transport for guests.

Price per night: Double, twin, and triple rooms at Siem Reap Riverside are offered at very affordable nightly rates of only $14 to $24 (8 to 15).

What tourists say: Guests enjoy this hotel's quiet location despite its proximity to the old market. Visitors who have stayed in this riverfront hotel also enjoy the delicious breakfasts at super cheap rates.

The City Hotel Siem Reap Center Terrace


Asia Hopping Score: 6.90 out of 10

Ideally located in the city center, this budget hotel is a 10-minute walk by foot from the Old Market and the famed Pub Street. It offers modern amenities, from private baths to air conditioning, cable TV, wireless internet, etc. The hotel also offers additional services like in-room massages, laundry, and tour arrangements.

Price per night: At $5 (3) per night, City Hotel Siem Reap is a bargain seeker's dream. A bed in the hotel's 4-beds dormitory costs only $5, while private rooms cost $9 to $14 (5 to 8) per night -- a fantastic deal for those seeking privacy. Air conditioned rooms cost $15 to $17 (9 to 10).

What tourists say: Besides the hotel's dirt cheap rates, tourists love City Hotel's unpretentiousness, value for money, and customer service.

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Lin Ratanak Angkor Hotel Siem Reap


Siem Reap Riverside Hotel


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