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“Friendly staff and great location”
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Mingalar Inn
Ranked #176 of 361 Hotels in Siem Reap
Reviewed 14 May 2014 via mobile

Located in good proximity to the markets and centre on Siem Reap. The guest house is owned by a local Cambodian woman who is happy to share her local knowledge and have a chat. Rooms are simple but clean

  • Stayed: May 2014
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Reviewed 11 May 2014

I had a very good experience here. Recent reviews made me concerned before I went but I have nothing to complain about. The staff were friendly, helpful and happy to chat. The rooms were clean as was the whole guesthouse. It is also in an excellent location. I would recommend it to others travellers.

  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled solo
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Reviewed 9 April 2014 via mobile

My main concern with this after reading a previous review about a person receiving electric shock in the shower was that we had an electric shower with live wires and no earth. If it had malfunctioned death was likely.
Aside from this (!) was cheap and did the job. Staff were doing their best under the circumstances, they were not able to speak much English but daily room service, it was good value I really didn't want to complain as generally was fine but health and safety wise a concern.

  • Stayed: March 2014
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MandalayInn, General Manager at Mingalar Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2014

Dear Ms_MiniMouse

Thank you very much for review.

We just want to confirm that our room have EARTH cable.. If there is malfunction, definitely will be hurt to our guest either earth cable installed or not!
This installation is pretty much standard in Siem Reap, Cambodia and we do really care about our guest safety.

Thanks for taking your time to write us a precious review and choosing to stay with us.

Hope to welcome you again and Best Regards,
General Manager ,
Peng An TRAY

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Reviewed 4 April 2014

I stopped here for my time in Siem Reap, the rooms are clean and everything in working order, the price i found to be reasonable too.

Some of the staff were quite rude, for example they made a mistake on my breakfast order, and would not change it until about the 3rd time of asking saying 'sir this is ok'. Also there drinks prices often changed, from one day to the next, when i asked why, they said price has gone up. I felt it was down to who served you.

The most annoying thing for me was the 'in-house gym', easily the worst I've ever seen, literally nothing worked. There was only two bars and a few plates essentially.

Location is fantastic, easy to find everything and close to pub street if thats your thing.

  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 30 March 2014

Cheap, very clean, great location but hard to sleep as it is a noisy area. Bathroom/shower wasn't great and having a wobbley fan directly above the bed was a bit nervewracking. Overall wouldn't recommend if sleep is important to you.

  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled solo
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Reviewed 27 February 2014

Me and and a mate stayed here in January, the rooms were good value and it was in a good spot. Only problem was our shower hot water didnt work, and when the staff tried to fix it (with scissors and duct tape) my friend got an electric shock in the shower (which to those who dont realise, is very dangerous) so apart from that sketchyness, it was a good place to stay

  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 26 February 2014

Great little place in Siem Reap centre. Good location close to the markets and pub street that has a big selection of restaurants. Cozy rooms, friendly staff, good budget accommodation (16USD/night for a double). Friendly And helpful staff on the travel desk. I was sick when we stayed here and it was the perfect place to recover. Would recommend.

Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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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: £7 - £11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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Mandalay Hotel Siem Reap

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