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“A fabulous little guest house”
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Rikitikitavi
Ranked #1 of 18 Hotels in Kampot
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 11 November 2013

We had a wonderful three days in Kampot staying at the very friendly Rikitikitavi. Our room was really comfortable and well set up, the bathroom was small but modern and well designed. The food was very good and I'd recommend having dinner there whether you're staying there or just passing by. The dining room/ bar is upstairs overlooking the street and river, and it's a great place to chill over a drink while watching Kampot go by. As well as a great set up, the team at Rikitikitavi were very welcoming and provided wonderful service. We'd happily stay there again.

Stayed: October 2013, travelled as a couple
1  Thank Jane K
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Reviewed 26 October 2013

I thoroughly enjoyed my four nights stay at Rikitikitavi. The rooms were charming and very comfortable, the staff are wonderful and the food is divine. What more can one ask for? The hotel arranged a scooter for me for two days and when I had a puncture in the middle of nowhere the hotel even organised the scooter provider to find me and fix the puncture without any additional charge. The happy and friendly staff is a consequence of their decent treatment by the owner. I believed that the staff are well look after, good salary, and have good working hours. When I was there the owner was away on a long holiday but the place still runs efficiently and effectively. This says a lot about the moral of the staff. I was really sad to leave this place after four nights. Definitely will be back for a longer stay,

  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled solo
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2  Thank lookingfornirvana
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Reviewed 20 October 2013

I had the pleasure of spending 10 wonderful days at Rikitikitavi Guesthouse! The rooms are large, modern, spotlessly clean, and each has their own private porch area. Additionally Rikitikitavi Guesthouse has a restaurant/bar above the guesthouses that overlooks the river that serves the best food in town, with a mix of Khmer and Western style foods. Though as perfect as the rooms are, it was the wonderful & friendly staff that made this place a true paradise! They went above & beyond, & truly made me feel long-lost friend that just came home! This place and the people are AWESOME!

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled solo
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5  Thank M_howe2013
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Reviewed 20 October 2013 via mobile

Very much enjoyed our few days at Rikitikitavi. Truly is a boutique hotel with excellent service. Kampot is a lovely town where we felt quite safe riding motorbikes as a family and walking about. Less touristy than Sihanoukville with far more charm. Rikitikitavi were happy to organize buses, motorbikes, whatever for us. Loved sitting on the verandah sipping a smoothie watching the sun set...beautiful!

Stayed: October 2013
3  Thank auntyjuty
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Reviewed 19 October 2013 via mobile

Girls trip and was exactly what we needed. They can book your tuk tuk for day or hour. :-)

The food is seriously incredible. BEST local dishes!! Smiley friendly staff. Always up for a chat.

We shortened our stay to head to Phnom Penh but no reflection on hotel, just wanted to check out the city. This change was easily managed and not a problem.

Great spot, you will not be disappointed.

Gratitude

Tams :-)

  • Stayed: October 2013
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2  Thank Thailandtams
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Reviewed 19 October 2013

I emailed Riki before our stay and got very fast and prompt responses. They arranged a firefly trip for us in no time.
When we got there we got a huge family room with perfect beds, perfect AC, everything super clean and nice. Everything perfect. The location is right on the river. Also Perfect.

We ate in the restaurant and got some of the very best food during our two week trip to Cambodia.

Especially the Chicken Amok, Samlang, Lok Lak were delicious.

We rented motorbikes and drove to Bokor mountain also from the hotel.

What ever we asked and wanted to do, the female manager there arranged in absolutely no time at the right price. I think her name was Lin. She was impressive and so was this hotel. I cant really put a finger on anything. Even the price was very good.

We should have stayed longer. Ohh, the Firefly trip at 25 USD for a boat was great. The trip to Bokor on motorbike quite an adventure in the rain and you feel like being part of "The Shining" or a David Lynch movie going up there.

We should have stayed longer in Kampot.

If you ever go to Kampot stay in Rikitikitavi

If you ever eat in Kampot, eat at Rikitikitavi.

If you ever want to start a hotel in Cambodia, hire Lin to manage it.

Fantastic.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with family
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3  Thank Redspring
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Reviewed 16 October 2013 via mobile

Rikitikitavi is fantastic. Big clean, modern rooms, tasty breakfasts, friendly helpful staff and a reasonable price!

We stayed for 3 nights and ate at the great restaurant a LOT! 2 for 1 cocktails from 5-7 and tasty fresh food too.

Each room has a DVD player and a list of all DVDs available to watch. This is a great facility that we made good use of!

Stay here, you won't be disappointed!

Stayed: October 2013, travelled as a couple
2  Thank Senttocoventry
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Additional Information about Rikitikitavi

Address: Riverside Road, Kampot 07000, Cambodia
Region: Cambodia > Kampot Province > Kampot
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 18 Hotels in Kampot
Price Range: £29 - £43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rikitikitavi 2*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Small scale, pleasant guesthouse with wonderfully decorated rooms in modern Asian style. Rooms have all the necessary amenities like air conditioning, hot water shower, TV and DVD player and comfortable spring mattresses. The onsite restaurant keeps getting rave reviews from customers and critics. Fully stocked bar with great selection of cocktails, wines and whiskeys. ... more   less 
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Rikitikitavi Hotel Kampot

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