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Are you backpacking in Cambodia or are you just looking for a really great place to stay with lots of young guests to hang out with?
The Mad Monkey Hostels operate the two largest backpackers hostels in Cambodia, The Mad Monkey Hostel Phnom Penh and the Mad Monkey Hostel Siem Reap, both hostels offer low cost accommodation for backpackers, budget travelers and flash packers that are searching for a good fun hostel where they can meet other people and party until the early hours in the morning in the hostels bars.
<h2> Socially responsible travel<h2>
Mad Monkey hostels are a social enterprise company – this means that much of the money that you spend on your food, drink, room or tours whilst staying at the Hostel goes back into the community, helps to support charity organizations and ensures that staff get fair wages, great working conditions, holidays and healthcare.
Mad Monkey Hostels Cambodia is also one of the very few companies to operate a positive approach to disability employment in Cambodia. This is just one of the reasons that the hostels in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap are voted as amoung the best, highest rated backpacker stops on the South East Asian circuit and have become a “must” for many backpackers on the Cambodian leg of the South East Asia circuit.
<h2> Youth Hostel Tours in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap <h2>
Both hostels offer a wide range of tour options including guided tours of the Angkor Wat temples and in Phnom Penh a guided tour of the notorious killing fields and S21 prison. But there are many more tour options and things to do in both cities, check the Mad Monkey Facebook page for more information.
Both hostels provide a wide range of international food cooked to international hygiene and cleanliness standards, whilst being more expensive than street food its guaranteed not to make you ill and both restaurants are highly acclaimed and busy with both backpackers and expatriate guests all -year round
With easy connections from both Vietnam with direct bus and plane services from Ho Chi Minh the route from Saigon to both Phnom Penh and Siem Reap is easy and low cost, there are also services to Bangkok and Laos with low cost flights to Cambodia available to both cities in the price range for most backpackers.
<h3> Where to stay when backpacking around Asia <h3>
So if you are considering traveling around Asia as a backpacker or just a traveler and you want to stay in low cost accommodation with a great party atmosphere, lots of activities and a social purpose where else would you stay but the Mad Monkey! It is really the number one choice for any socially responsible backpacker!
Room prices are low starting at just $7, please note that The Mad Monkey is not the cheapest place you will be able to stay so if your number one priority is low cost then it may not be for you.
Please keep in mind that both hostels in both Siem Reap and Phnom Penh have active bars so if you are not a social person and simply want a peaceful quiet place to stay that these may not be for you either.
But if you want to have fun, do lots of activities, support a great business and meet other people from all over the world then staying at The Mad Monkey is a real option if you are still searching for where to stay in Phnom Penh or Siem Reap. Online booking is an absolute must, as both hostels get full all year round. Visas are easy to obtain on entry for most nationalities entering Cambodia and both hostels have a travel desk that can arrange Vietnam and Thai entry visas for you, and all onward travel.
That’s it! We look forward to welcoming you in our hostels in Siem Reap or Phnom Penh if you are backpacking in Cambodia! Book online using the booking button.