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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

A great base for exploring Siem Reap. Would definitely stay here again. Great value for money! Staff were accomodating and pleasant, providing helpful information upon check-in with the low down on where to eat and what to do as well as free pick-up from the bus station. Building was breezy and homely with films, shows, games and books all readily...

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Braunschweig, Germany
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we stayed 3 nights in the guesthouse. we definitely recommend this guesthouse. Try the Khmer breakfast, its delicious- never had a better one after. The rooftop yoga was a really great experience too.

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place. This was the first place I stayed on my own and I was made to feel so welcome and comfortable. The people there is what made my stay so memorable, especially my tuk-tuk driver Leap. The room was lovely, it was cleaned daily, the bed was so comfy (Especially the pillows, wow) and there were tea...

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Lori C, General Manager at Seven Candles Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for your nice review. Next trip, come and find me! :)

London
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really helpful staff. The room was basic but had everything we needed. They organised our transport to Angkor Wat and the airport and at fair prices. The breakfast was nice but remember to use insect repellant. Location is good and walking distance to restaurants and the main areas. There is a convenience store across the road and a few local...

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I spent 3 nights at the Seven Candles Guesthouse and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. While the room was a bit warm at first, the fan and A/C cooled it down very nicely. The wet room shower took a little getting used to but was perfectly functional. What we liked most were the friendly people running the guesthouse....

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was small but functional. The bed was ok but the pillows were very hard. The shower was limited but it was an inexpensive place to stay. They told us that we could use the pool "next door" if we bought food and drink there. Turned out to be more like a block...

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Lori C, General Manager at Seven Candles Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and the heads up that the hotel down the road has suddenly changed their policy without letting us know. Luckily there are hundreds of great pools all over town, so we will turn our attention elsewhere.

Dearborn, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience Pros * Great location * Rabi was great tuk tuk driver * Attractively priced * Helpful staff * Support great cause to improve Education in Cambodia Cons (room 214) * Switch for ceiling fan (behind bed) had screw that was "hot" (gave an electric shock) * No electric plug in bathroom * Electric plug by door did not...

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Lori C, General Manager at Seven Candles Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback and for bringing the electrical problems in room 214 to the front desk. They have been remedied. It's not safe in a developing country to have electrical outlets in a bathroom, especially in a wet room, so that's why there aren't any in there. Instrastructure is just not yet up to par. :) Also, I hope...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A cozyguesthouse with surprisingly good standards considering the price of the rooms. No breakfast included, but a little café right by where you could order western breakfast freshly made for a reasonable price. Otherwise I can recommend to grab a bah-min (Vietnamese baguette) on the street (2 for a dollar) - super tasty!

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Katoomba, Australia
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

For those wanting to leave a contribution to those working to improve the lives and educational prospects of Cambodian children, this is the place to stay. As well, it is very well run, staff are friendly and helpful, it's close to town, affordable, tidy and comfortable!

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Wellington,NZ
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We chose this guest house at random and were delighted by the experience. It was greater than just a place to stay although one could - and have a yoga session with Marina at 6am one of the Ly family who own the guesthouse. But as well the older sister runs the Ponheary Ly Foundation supporting and encouraging a 'school...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Excellent location 8 minutes walk across river to Old Market. Good AC and fans, en-suite baths with hot water, cable TV, DVD players and free movie selection, mini fridge, free wifi, and free bikes. On-site laundry service, free airport transfer on arrival. Tour guides and drivers onsite. Convenience store on the corner. Good local restaurants up and down the street, nice local vibe and close to everything. Seven Candles is home to the Ponheary Ly Foundation and three generations of the Ly family. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seven Candles Guest House

Address: 0307 Wat Bo Road | Sala Kamreouk, Siem Reap 092848695, Cambodia
Region: Cambodia > Siem Reap Province > Siem Reap
Price Range: RM93 - RM115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Seven Candles Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
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Seven Candles Guest House Hotel Siem Reap
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“Room 216 is a nice room with balcony, no noise, air conditioning and all the necessary amenities.”
 of 5 bubbles , 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Left hand side of building has nicer balcony”
 of 5 bubbles abis53, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms would be very quiet. I'm not sure any are better than the others.”
 of 5 bubbles chrisd926, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great, some are quieter, specify that if you want quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Sharmiro, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Family room at the back (room 221)”
 of 5 bubbles Hislopworldtour, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
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