Accor, the world leader in the hotel industry, is preparing to open its first ibis budget hotel in Cambodia with the signature of ibis budget Phnom Penh Riverside. The property will debut in July 2022offering brands a comfortable and contemporary design with very competitive prices.
The 322-key hotel will incorporate the signature ibis budget concept with contemporary design in its rooms and public areas. A grab-and-go breakfast and four meeting rooms will allow for energetic interactions for people on the go. Providing comfort for both business and leisure travellers, ibis budget Phnom Penh Riverside will be strategically located in Chamkar Mon district, one of the main business and entertainment districts in from Cambodia Capital city. In the vicinity of the hotel are key attractions such as the Independence Monument, the National Museum of Cambodiathe royal palaceand the Central Market. Koh Picha new neighborhood Phnom Penh on the Mekong and Bassac rivers, is just steps away.
“We are extremely excited to expand our network in Cambodia with the signature of our first ibis budget address in the country. ibis budget is one of Accor’s leading brands in the economy segment, with guests benefiting from excellent value for money for essential comfort and modern, functional spaces. When developing this brand’s pipeline, we always look for high-visibility locations with convenient accessibility. We believe ibis budget Phnom Penh Riverside will become a favorite among travelers looking for pragmatic accommodation that encourages them to stay energized,” said Garth SimmonsCEO, Accor, South East Asia, Japan and South Korea.
With a laid-back atmosphere, the ibis budget is an ideal base for urban adventurers looking for stylish and comfortable rooms, intuitive design, and laid-back social spaces. Sweet Bed by ibis budget allows travelers to pause and recharge, while hearty food and beverages provide guests with the fuel they need for their day.
“We are delighted to partner with Accor to bring the first ibis budget to Cambodia. The Kingdom is now reopened to international travellers, with an increased number of arrivals. We remain confident in the long-term prospects of from Cambodia tourism industry. The ibis budget Phnom Penh Riverside offers comfortable rooms, a convenient location and competitive rates. We believe that the hotel will perform well and meet the needs of economy segment guests. We look forward to welcoming locals and travelers from around the world to experience our hotel,” said Mr. Weng Aougeneral manager of Dara Hotels Group of Dara Riverside Hotel Company Limited.
Dara Hotel Group is the brand name of an initiative of Cambodian investors who, in the early 2000s, decided to join forces to develop a Cambodian hotel group. The Group’s vision is to develop quality hotels in strategic locations across the country that offer comfortable and modern stays that welcome business and leisure travelers alike.
Accor is one of the main international operators of Cambodia with five hotels under the Raffles, Sofitel and ibis Styles brands in Siem Reap and Phnom Penh, and a pipeline of four committed projects across the country. The ibis budget Phnom Penh Riverside will join a collection of more than 635 ibis budget addresses worldwide in 20 countries.
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Accor, South East Asia, Japan & South Korea