If you wish to participate in any of our suggested activities, please let us know at the the time of booking or at check-in.
Nathan Horton Photography Tours
Nathan Horton runs photography tours of Cambodia where he works as a professional photographer.
Phnom Penh Weekends: Include Silk Island on Saturdays and Kompong Chnang on Sundays.
Phnom Penh Mid-Week Walking Tours: Include main attractions and / or back streets.
Khmer Architecture Tours
Phnom Penh by Cyclo: For three hours, explore with Cambodian architects the public landmarks and hidden beauties built during the French Protectorate and learn more about the urbanization of Phnom Penh.
Khmer Architecture from the 1960s: Visit during three hours the architectural masterpieces of Cambodian architect Vann Molyvann, built after Cambodia's 1953 independence, focused on integrating international style with local traditions, materials and climate.
Photo: Royal University of Phnom Penh, Auditorium, photo by Stefanie Irmer
Dining at the Chinese House
Our main restaurant, the Tepui, is located in a carefully restored 1920 Chinese House by the port, 10 minutes from the hotel. The building is an original combination of Chinese architecture (roofs, doors, pillars) and French colonial style (facade, tile floors). It is amongst the very few houses in Phnom Penh that were not modified and remains in its original state.
Please ask reception for complimentary tuk-tuk.
Sunset cruise on the Butterfly
The Butterfly, traditional a Cambodian rice boat, beautifully restored the boat comes complete with a comfortable lounging bed, suitable cover and is friendly staffed by its captain Kim and his wife, Kim formally a monk at Pa Phem Pagoda in Kampot province, After being a volunteer English teacher to poor children Kim started to work on ferries at a young age and this is how he began his career on the river and in 2009 as co-owner he launched the Butterfly.
Kim will guide you on a simple river adventure South along the Phnom Penh Riverfront and North east over to the Vietnamese floating villages, expect a 1hr cruise for sightseeing and some drinks, remember to bring your camera as the sunsets can be sensational sailing back towards Cambodias captial city, the 1hr cruise will be 15usd per person including your first drink, please book at reception, day tours are also possible with enquiries directed towards reception.