Sihanoukville is popular with expats and tourists who revel in the free-wheeling beach-town vibe.
Sihanoukville is the gateway to the islands, and also boasts several popular beaches of its own. It’s true the town has struggled with an increasingly dismal reputation of late, but if you’re looking for cheap beer and a laid-back scene, Sihanoukville can’t be beat. And if you’re thinking about moving, Sihanoukville is the land of opportunity, with lots of business possibilities and beach-side employment options.
In this Sihanoukville guide, we cover everything you need to know, from accommodation to medical care.
Sihanoukville city guide
Our favorite hotels and accommodation in Sihanoukville.
Wondering where to eat? Read reviews of some of the best dining options in Sihanoukville.
If getting a tan isn’t enough for you, check out our activities section for things to do in Sihanoukville.
Sihanoukville isn’t a bad place to have a drink or three. Our drinking and nightlife section covers where you should go.
Shopping addict? There aren’t a lot of great shopping options, but we cover what there is.
Whether you want to get in or out of Sihanoukville (or just to the airport) the transportation page has you covered.
Ouch! Be sure you’re familiar with the medical and emergency services available in Sihanoukville.
Want to meet other Sihanoukville expats? We tell you where to find them online.
Showing up at a strange airport in a strange country is, for most people, a stressful experience. Luckily, Sihanoukville Airport is so small that there’s almost nothing to worry about. There are limited options for getting from Sihanoukville Airport into … Continue reading
Located just 18km east of Sihanoukville, Ream National Park covers 210 square kilometers of jungle, rivers, mangroves, and lush tropical islands. The park is also home to an amazing array of wildlife and marine life, including over 155 species of … Continue reading
The trip between Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville is relatively painless. Here’s a round-up of the best options (hint: we prefer the mini-buses) to get from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville and vice-versa. The journey take between 3.5 and 6 hours. The later in … Continue reading