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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Welcome to Phnom Penh and the 252, the boutique hotel in the heart of Phnom Penh, the Pearl of Asia – step in, lean back and relax. With 19 spacious and stylish rooms decorated by Tendance Khmère©, the swimming pool surrounded by a leafy tropical garden, the bar and restaurant, we aim to make your stay extraordinary and unforgettable. The 252 is conveniently located in a quiet area close to the striking Independence Monument and within walking distance to the popular Street 278 with its shops, restaurants and bars. The Quay Sisowath, the Royal Palace, the Central Market and the National Museum are within 5 minutes drive by tuk tuk.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room service
Breakfast included
Airport transportation
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
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A small boutique hotel with a wonderful pool as its centre piece. Nicole speaks English French German and Italian but more importantly she is the perfect host. We stayed for two nights and had a wonderful time. Meals around the pool in the evening were a real pleasure.
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We had an lovely stay at the 252, especially thanks to the hosts who did their best to make our experience unforgettable. The hotel is beautifully furnished and the swimming pool and restaurant were beyond expectation. Thank you!
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We stayed here for 4 nights and we loved it. The atmosphere is great, nice and chilled around the pool and restaurant. The owners are friendly and helpful and they sorted out or visas for Vietnam where we were travelling to next, something we left too late to do our selves. If
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We did not think our last visit could be topped, but the most recent (3 days, 2 nights) was exceptionally pleasant. The menu has been expanded to include goat cheese burgers. (and other delights) We had 6 in 3 days. we requested the same room as last time (forget the number but
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Stayed here for 4 nights with my two teens. We moved here from the brand new Marriott Courtyard hotel after staying there one night and am so glad we did. The rooms were nice sized and clean, the pool was clean and cool, the staff friendly and helpful and the food was very
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The Triple Room at the 252
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The Standard Double Room at the 252
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The Deluxe Room at the 252
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What is the best way to get to the hotel from the airport?
The Hotel can pick you up. It may even be part of the service they offer. Just email the hotel. They are super friendly. Safe travels.
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Are all the room air conditioned?
I believe they are all airconditioned.
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Are all the room air conditioned?
Dear Makani, Yes, all of our rooms have A/C. Best regards, Nicole Manager
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Are all the room air conditioned?
The rooms are all air conditioned
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Is your hotel guest friendly?
Yes, super guest friendly and great service. It is family friendly too.
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"rooms facing the pool are the best"
"We had a superior room on the first floor which was very nice"
"for a few dollars more take a pool view room"
"Front rooms have balconies over-looking the pool."
"we thought the rooms above the ground floor had a more "antique" charm."
US$53 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
the 252 hotel phnom penh
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