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Mingalar Inn
Ranked #171 of 343 Hotels in Siem Reap
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“Nice place great value”
Reviewed 15 January 2012

Really good value at this place. It is as well maintained and nice as a more expensive place but with a bargain price. Can book tours through them, ask for Mr. Kat who was a really nice fellow.

  • Stayed December 2011, travelled solo
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Redwood City, California
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Reviewed 2 January 2012

I stayed here unsurprisingly during a trip to Angkor Wat and was quite satisfied. It's tucked down a somewhat calmer street but still within walking distance to shopping bazaars and food.

The room was basic but had a bathroom, AC and TV. The staff was helpful as well.

I would definitely recommend.

  • Stayed May 2011, travelled as a couple
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 December 2011

The hotel is set away from the main pub street but only a 5 min walk. Unfortunately the road was up during our stay so it was a bit more chaotic than normal however we still had good nights sleep. The hotel itself is beautiful and well looked after the rooms are basic but clean. The staff really go the extra mile to make you feel at home. Good restaurant downstairs for breakfast as well.

Room Tip: If the road is still up maybe the back of the hotel would be quieter.
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  • Stayed December 2011, travelled as a couple
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Hanoi
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Reviewed 18 November 2011

We stayed for 5 nights in Mandalay Inn and it was great. We arrived without reservation, and therefore got a twinbed instead of a double. The staff however was very helpful, and offered us our own pick of room the day after and moved all our stuff for us.

The rooms were nice and clean with small tv's and refrigerator and AC (16 USD). The only issue could be that the mattresses are foam, which can trouble some backs!

The staff was a great experience. Always there, always smiling, always heloful. They offered tour booking at the hotel without pushing anything on us. We were so happy with them, that we booked both a guided tour of Angkor, a in-house Tuktuk-driver and the bus to Phnom Penh from there. Especially their Tuk tuk driver was great - with good english skills and perfect manners and was able to tell us both about the temples but also Cambodia and life in general.

We really recommend this place.

  • Stayed November 2011, travelled as a couple
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 14 November 2011

While travelling on the cheap around SE Asia we booked this place before we got to Siem Reap and although a little more expensive than the usual dives we were staying in it was definitely worth a few extra pennies. The room was very comfortable, the staff were very helpful and the food in the restaurnt was excellent - try the Burmese Curry!

  • Stayed December 2010, travelled as a couple
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 13 November 2011

I enjoyed my stay very much at this hostel!

It rate was very reasonable, and they provided free airport pick-up! (Note they will charge you when you go back to the airport but it was quite cheap) Our flight was delayed for quite a few hours but the tuk-tuk driver was still there waiting for us.

The room was clean but it had a bit of weird smell. It was spacious and the beds were big. Unfortunately they didn’t have a lift so if you have heavy luggage, it might be a problem.

The staff were very friendly and helpful. They gave us quite some useful information about the town and Angkorian temples. We also hired our tuk-tuk driver for our temple trips from the hostel. It was a little bit overpriced but he was very friendly and helpful. We planned our own routes and made frequent changes, and he could do it. And he also recommended some nice places that was not on our list.

The breakfast was expensive for Siem Reap standard and it tasted ok. It was more expensive than the food in the old market but definitely cheaper than the stalls outside the temples.

I would recommend this nice hostel.

  • Stayed November 2011, travelled with friends
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Vienna
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Reviewed 1 November 2011

Actually every guesthouse in Siem Reap offers more or less the same. Rooms with or without aircon, food, wlan and tour bookings. So the only way to make yourself unique is the service. The owners and staff of this hotel realized that and this is how they act. From the moment I stepped in I received top notch service and felt like I have checked into a 5-star hotel. Example: I was walking down the street towards the hotel. The bell boy sees me coming and as I reach the entrance he already has the room key ready for me. So they really know you and they do always check that you feel absolutely comfortable at all times. You do not get this kind of service in a 4 star hotel and most of the time in a 5 star hotel neiter.
Location: just a short walk to pub street and the markets.
Food: nice
room: I had a aircon room on the first floor. Clean with towels, complimentary bottle of water, tv-set...
I think they even have a gym on the top floor but I did not use as one is sweating all day long anyway.
If I ever return to Siem Reap I will not look for any other place.

Room Tip: Aircon-room, not on the top floor
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  • Stayed September 2011, travelled solo
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Property: Mingalar Inn
Address: Psar Kroung Road (BBU University Road) | Near Old Market, Khum Svay Damkung, Siem Reap 00000, Cambodia
Region: Cambodia > Siem Reap Province > Siem Reap
Amenities:
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Siem Reap
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mingalar Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 30
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A Few Reason to Use Our Service - Good review from guest Consistently. - Situated at the most secure area of town center. - Neighbors are Banks, ATMs, Pub street and Old Market. - Rooms are neatly design with Clean, hygienic and comfortable. - In-house restaurant is a tasty and reasonable rate. - Tour Agent Desk for Tour, ticketing and all kind of services. - Convenience payment by Credit, Debit Master and Visa Card. - Managing by A friendly, honest and helpful professional Hotelier. - Commission and Hassle free with Family friendly atmosphere. - Wi-Fi wireless internet access (Free). ... more   less 
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