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Riverside Backpackers

Hostel with restaurant, near Riverside

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#17 St. 144, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • not the room i paid for dirty toilet had toilet paper in trash from other occupant no…

    Nov 17, 2019

  • Ignored by the staff. Musty and dirty smell in hall ways. No window in room just a…

    Jan 14, 2019

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  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 10 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Airport pick-up service
  • 24-hour front desk

What’s around

  • In Daun Penh
  • Riverside - 1 min walk
  • Phnom Penh Night Market - 8 min walk
  • National Museum of Cambodia - 8 min walk
  • Central Market - 12 min walk
  • Royal Palace - 14 min walk

Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Single Room
  • Single Attached bathroom
  • Double AC, private bathroom
  • Large Twin. AC
  • Large Balcony Room
  • 12 Bed Mixed Dorm, AC
  • Double Room, Fan - Shared Bathroom

What’s around


  • In Daun Penh
  • Riverside - 1 min walk
  • Phnom Penh Night Market - 8 min walk
  • National Museum of Cambodia - 8 min walk
  • Central Market - 12 min walk
  • Royal Palace - 14 min walk
  • Cambodia-Vietnam Friendship Monument - 18 min walk
  • NagaWorld Casino - 26 min walk
  • AEON Mall - 33 min walk
  • Olympic Stadium - 36 min walk
  • Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum - 44 min walk

Getting around

  • Phnom Penh Intl. Airport (PNH) - 26 min drive
  • Phnom Penh Railway Station - 21 min walk
  • Airport pick-up service
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#17 St. 144, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

At a glance


  • 10 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 12:30 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11:30 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink

  • Breakfast (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • Library
  • Television in common areas

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Khmer
  • Norwegian

In the room

Home comforts

  • Ceiling fan

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping

Small print

Also known as

  • Velkommen Backpackers Hostel Phnom Penh
  • Riverside Backpackers Phnom Penh
  • Riverside Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Riverside Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Phnom Penh
  • Velkommen Backpackers Hostel
  • Velkommen Backpackers Phnom Penh
  • Velkommen Backpackers
  • Riverside Backpackers Hostel Phnom Penh
  • Riverside Backpackers Hostel
  • Riverside Backpackers Phnom Penh

Optional extras

Breakfast costs between USD 2.00 and USD 4.50 per person (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 12.00 per vehicle


For transfers, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property only accepts cash for all onsite payments.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.


  • Yes, Riverside Backpackers does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 12:30 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11:30 AM.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Lemongrass (3-min walk), Chez Gaston (3-min walk), and Cloud9 Skybar (4-min walk).
  • Yes, a shuttle from the airport to the hotel is available. The charge is USD 12.00 per vehicle.
  • No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but NagaWorld Casino (2-min drive) is nearby.
  • Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as cycling.