(05/01/23)  Accor celebrated the new year in Phnom Penh by turning on the lights of its first ibis budget hotel in Cambodia.

Scheduled to soft open later this month, the ibis budget Phnom Penh Riverside by Accor enjoys a central location in Phnom Penh’s Chamkar Mon District, providing guests with easy access to many of the capital city’s key addresses and attractions.

Located at No 11 Street 78, Sangkat Tonle Bassac, the hotel is approximately 14.4 km from Phnom Penh International Airport (PNH).

Facilities at the 305-room ibis budget Phnom Penh Riverside include a restaurant, grab-and-go breakfast, car park and a choice of multipurpose meeting rooms.

Room at Ibis Budget Phnom Penh Riverside. Click to enlarge.

Room at Ibis Budget Phnom Penh Riverside

“We are excited to be putting extra efforts for the soft opening in Q1 of this year, in time for Easter then summer holidays. We are happy to be able to propose for business and leisure travelers the opportunity to avail a new affordable option right in the center of Phnom Penh,” said Mr. Boun Kean Eap, OCIC Group’s representative in charge of the partnership with Accor.

With over 635 ibis budget hotels globally across 20 countries, it is one of the world’s largest brands of economy class hotels.

Accor is also one of the leading international operators in Cambodia with five hotels under its Sofitel, Raffles, Sofitel, Tribe and ibis Styles brands in Siem Reap and Phnom Penh, as well as a pipeline of four committed projects across the country.

OCIC, the owner of the new hotel, is one of the leading conglomerates in Cambodia. Its business portfolio spans from real estate, hospitality, education, healthcare services to retail and distribution. OCIC’s current major developments include Techo International Airport, Koh Pich Diamond Island, Norea Satellite City, Chroy Changvar Satellite City and Olympia City Complex.

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