Best Western River Palace Hotel opens in Cambodia

Best Western International took over the management of a riverside hotel in the heart of Cambodia's capital, Phnom Penh. The Best Western River Palace Hotel is set on the banks of the Tonle Sap River.

The hotel's 59 rooms and suites - many of which overlook the river - all come equipped with 32-inch LCD TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi connectivity, work desks, tea and coffee making facilities, walk-in showers and bathtubs. The property also has a spa, which offers hot and cold Jacuzzis, a steam bath and the only Turkish hammam in Cambodia. There is also a fitness center.

For dining, Best Western River Palace Hotel has the Palace Seafood Restaurant and the Riviera Lounge Bar.

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Meanwhile, for corporate guests, the hotel's meeting space and VIP rooms provide options special events of between 12 and 60 people. A business center is also available.

Best Western River Palace Hotel becomes the company's second hotel in Cambodia, following the Best Western Suites and Sweet Resort Angkor in Siem Reap. Ahead of the launch of the ASEAN Economic Community in 2015, Best Western is now present in eight ASEAN countries, including six of the region's capital cities.

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