Top things to do in Sihanoukville

Top Choice Beach in Sihanoukville

Otres Beach

Past the southern end of Ochheuteal Beach, beyond the Phnom Som Nak Sdach (Hill of the King’s Palace) headland, lies stunning Otres Beach, a seemingly infinite strip of casuarinas that gives southern Thailand a run …
Top Choice Cambodian in Sihanoukville

Sandan

Loosely modelled on the beloved Phnom Penh institution Romdeng, this superb restaurant is an extension of the vocational-training programmes for at-risk Cambodians run by local NGO M’lop Tapang. The menu features cr…
Top Choice International in Sihanoukville

Chez Paou

This is fine dining Otres style: right on the beach. The menu contains a good selection of steaks, pasta and burgers, but it's the Khmer specials (order in advance) – stingray cooked on embers with fresh Kampot pepp…
Top Choice French in Sihanoukville

Manoha

At this charming but modest-looking place on Serendipity Rd, the French and Khmer menu is enormous – with 130 dishes, to be exact. And whether it's a sandwich, a salad, an omelette, some frogs' legs or even barracud…
Top Choice Italian in Sihanoukville

Amareina

This Italian restaurant and guesthouse has quickly gained a reputation for the best party pool in town, which is free for nonguests as well, and its pizzas and pastas are divine. There's also a small but decent sele…
Seafood in Sihanoukville

Secret Garden Restaurant

Across from the eponymous hotel, this seaside, open-air restaurant is easily the top place to eat in Otres 2, and a great spot for sundowners as well. The chef specialises in fresh seafood but has range, from Wester…
Italian in Sihanoukville

Papa Pippo

Located on the beachfront, Papa Pippo brings Italian flair to Otres. Its home-made pasta is some of the best on the coast and there are plenty of regional specialities from Emilia-Romagna (where the owners hail from…
Beach in Sihanoukville

Otres 1 Beach

Otres 1 is the first and busiest stretch of sand along Otres Beach. Because this land will soon be part of a mega-development already under way, all of the businesses along the shoreline will eventually be forced to…
Live Music in Sihanoukville

Otres Market

Located on Otres Village's estuary, this wooden shack, known as 'the barn', turns into a live-music venue every Saturday during high season. Vendors set up food and craft stalls while DJs and bands take to the stage…
Music in Sihanoukville

Kerfuffle

A dirty techno jungle rave with carnival rides, fire spinners, face painting and plenty of unmentionable aspects. The well-attended event occurs weekly in high season, and the organiser has even brought the concept …