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“Amazing barbecue ”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Otres Lodge

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Otres Lodge
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“Amazing barbecue ”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

We didn't stay here as at the time they were booked up but a group of us kept coming back for the food/drinks. The chef cooks up and amazing chicken barbecue with Mozambique sauce. The owner had a load of Black Panther stout which was as close as we could get to Guinness in Cambodia which was an added bonus. The Canadian guys who worked there were very nice and the owner was very attentive, always asking if everything was OK. If they still do that BBQ then order it!

Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
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  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2014

Pros:
- clean and spacious rooms
- big beds
- very quiet area (Otres Beach)
- multiple fans (we stayed in a non-air-con-room)
- friendly and helpful staff
- nice (pink!) pool table and clean swimming pools for guests
- good wifi

Cons:
- water pressure in showers not so good

  • Stayed August 2014, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

Having travelled all of Cambodia, i found Otres Lodge one of the best places to stay. The rooms and the food in itself are worth the 20$/night, but if you include the hospitality i doubt you'll find a hotel that gives you more for the money.

We got to know the people who run the place, everyone from the neat and serious khmer administrator, to the social geniuses who run the bar. The generous and chronically happy people who run this place made Otres Lodge one of the best experiences of my journey, and it was worth the two(out of a total of five) weeks i spent in Cambodia. Dean, Xiao, Lars and Joey have created something unique. By offering a combination of excellent services and genuine social experiences, Otres Lodge has become an absolute must for any traveller in South-western Cambodia. I give the employees at Otres Lodge my best.

Thank you for making my stay on Otres Beach an experience of pure pleasure.

Room Tip: For two weeks we stayed in a room without AC. You have a ceiling fan which works great aswell as a f...
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with friends
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

Sorry its taken so long to give you guys a review. We had such a good time staying at Otres Lodge in June. The three of you make such an entertaining front of house trio, its worth just propping up the bar for the evening at this place just to take in the show! (Book a room too obvs)

Great food and drinks (Joey's Passion Emily's favourite fyi), and if pushed our man can do a very impressive glass juggling trick which he must have spent a long time practicing.

We miss you guys, drop us a line if you're ever in UK.

Alex and Emily x

Stayed June 2014, travelled with friends
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

Comparatively this was an expensive place to stay. It's not on the beach front, although the cabins are cute, they were nothing special. Bathroom was pretty rough and there was no aircon. We also had a rodent visit on my bed in the night... it ran over my feet and left droppings by my head. We only stayed one night...

Stayed June 2014, travelled with friends
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joey_otreslodge, Manager at Otres Lodge, responded to this review, 24 July 2014
Im sorry your stay didn't keep up to your expectations. I will bring this to the staff so we all can be better. We are brand new opened and there is a lot of things for us to learn by doing. When we get any complaints we do what ever new can to help our costumers. When it comes to rats, otres beach and all of Cambodia is full of them. We do what we can to keep them away, and we also sealing all the bungalows now in low season. Again we are sorry that your stay was not perfect, we will make sure this is sorted out for our next costumers.

Best Regards
Joey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014

We originally booked a 3 night stay for a bit of a break away from the hubbub of the city. My first time to Sihanoukeville so relied heavily on TA reviews. Very happy we chose Otres Lodge. Turned out to be one of the best accommodation facilities in the best area of the best beach in the Sihanoukeville area. Seriously, if you want some peace and quiet away from the bar scene but still want a great variety of eating places that you don't have to travel miles to get to, then you need to stay at Otres 1 beach. The beach here is cleaner than Otres 2 as well. Much nicer. Otres lodge is across the road from the beach and right in the centre of Otres 1. It is a traditional thatched roof, timber constructed complex of bungalows but with the 'mod cons' like a bathroom with real hot shower (although low pressure). If you are after a true beach front bungalow in Otres area be prepared to get a tiny, basic fully thatched room (poor security) with shared bathroom. That may be romantic if you don't mind waiting for the bathroom and getting stuff stolen. For me though I much preferred the superior standards all round that this place afforded at not much extra $$. They do have air con rooms however we found the fan room with additional floor fan to be good. This place also has a nice clean pool and large screen TV in the common area. Great if you are a sports fan. This was extremely popular on the night of the FIFA World Cup final! Probably our only negative for our stay here was that we had a rat visit us at night a few times and it chewed a few small things. This wasn't a big deal to us really however I imagine it may be for some. You have to understand that you are in a third world country and if this is as bad as it gets you really can't complain. I did not mention it to staff but I am sure they would have acted on it if I did. They were great. They even changed our mattress for us as my wife needed something firmer. We were so happy with our stay we extended another two nights. And here is a tip for you - if you stay during the low season it is much cheaper dealing direct than through the online accommodation booking sites. This place really is excellent value for money.

  • Stayed July 2014
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joey_otreslodge, Manager at Otres Lodge, responded to this review, 24 July 2014
Thank you so much for your good review and good understanding. Thank you so much for staying here at Otres Lodge, we wish you welcome back anytime =)

Best regards
Joey
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2014

The best part are the owner and staff, who are always helpful and great to have a drink and a laugh with. Thank you to Dean, Xiao, Joey, Lars and the others who made my stay feel very welcoming. There's also a good mix of people who stay or visit for some fun and you'll have a good day / night every time. The rooms and location are great too but it's the people that make it. Will certainly return here if I go back to Cambodia again.

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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled solo
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Additional Information about Otres Lodge

Property: Otres Lodge
Address: Otres 1 Beach Road, Sihanoukville 18000, Cambodia
Region: Cambodia > Sihanoukville Province > Sihanoukville
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 138 Speciality Lodging in Sihanoukville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Otres Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Quiet, peaceful relaxation in our spacious beachfront chalets, with bar, restaurant and swimming pool. Rooms fitted with fans, mosquito nets, hot water and cable TV. Situated on tranquil Otres Beach. Island boat trips, horse riding and various water sports on offer. ... more   less 
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