There have been some changes on the Koh Rong islands this past year, so we thought we’d write ‘the ultimate’ Koh Rong hotel guide and review all the accommodation on Koh Rong and its sister island Koh Rong Samloem. (See also: Koh Rong Samloem Hotel Guide) Now, finding the best places to stay on Koh […]

Over the past year or so there have been some major changes in how to get to Koh Rong and its sister island Koh Rong Samloem – From much faster ferry services from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong, to more convenient flights into Sihanoukville, to the first cross-country train, it has never been easier to get […]

A lot has changed on the Koh Rong islands in the past year, so we thought we’d write ‘the ultimate’ Koh Rong beach guide and review all the beaches on Koh Rong and its sister island Koh Rong Samloem. (See also: Ultimate Koh Rong Hotel Guide 2019) Firstly, please ignore what you might read elsewhere – […]

Over the past year many new attractions and activities have opened up on Koh Rong. Below, we are going to summarise the best things to see and do on the beautiful island – From snorkelling / scuba diving with the exotic marine life, to watching mesmerising sunsets and seeing glowing plankton, to paddle boarding, kayaking, […]

As we are now nearing the end of peak season (middle of November to start of May), the weather on Koh Rong Island is starting to change, with more bursts of rain appearing during the day. It is still quite hot (25°C – 35°C), but there is more cloud and humidity. Below is the weather […]

Discover the best places to stay on Koh Rong Samloem with our ‘Ultimate Koh Rong Samloem Hotel Guide’ – Whether you want to lie back, unwind, and admire the magnificent views, swim in the warm crystal-clear ocean waters, explore the exotic wildlife, or learn the historic Khmer culture, this mesmerising island is your perfect destination. […]

Over the past year or so there have been some major changes in how to travel from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville (and from Sihanoukville to Phnom Penh). From fantastic new bus companies, to the very best taxi services, to the first cross-country train, it has never been easier to get from one city to the […]

A lot of people have been asking us about the best places to snorkel on Koh Rong Island. Now, although Koh Rong and its sister island Koh Rong Samloem are both home to some fantastic marine life (we’ll tell you where below), if you’re staying on either Koh Touch (the main tourist area on Koh […]

Because this is so regularly misreported by out-dated blogs and websites, we thought we’d clarify – Although there is no ATM on Koh Rong Island as such, you can still get cash out at any of the three Eftpos terminals on Koh Touch (there is one at Green Ocean Guesthouse, one at White Rose Guesthouse, […]

Several new resorts have opened up on Koh Rong and Koh Rong Samloem in the past year, so we thought it might be a good time to re-evaluate the best hotels on these beautiful islands, and decide the 10 best hotels on Koh Rong and Koh Rong Samloem. (For a more in depth review, see: […]