A true touch of class

sleep October 22, 2018 12:58

By The Nation

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Rosewood Hotels & Resorts its expands its reach to Cambodia with the opening of Rosewood Phnom Penh.

Nestled in the iconic 30-floor Vattanac Capital Tower in the central business district along Preah Monivong Boulevard, this brand-new residential-style hotel is surrounded by the Royal Palace, National Museum, Central Market, Wat Phnom, the art street, the river and other landmarks, making it an ideal base for exploring. 

Boasting ultra-luxury accommodation and first-class hospitality services, the hotel has 175 elegant guestrooms including 37 suites, ranging in the floor area from 50 to 225 square meters. Each room is complete with large, round, window-facing tables that double as dining or work spaces, inviting guests to soak in the city skyline and Tonle Sap and Mekong Rivers. 

Designed by Melbourne’s BAR Studio, the interior design capture the essence of the country with a blend of Khmer architectural aspects, the country’s French colonial heritage and Cambodian craft techniques, all embraced by a subtle classic-meets-contemporary style.

“With its rich history and legacy, ‘The Pearl of Asia” is an ideal place to expand the Rosewood Hotels & Resorts brand and this debut represents an important milestone in our global growth,” says Sonia Cheng, chief executive officer of Rosewood Hotel Group. 

“With the ever-increasing desire for authentic travel experiences amongst affluent explorers, Rosewood Phnom Penh satisfies this urge while also giving us the opportunity to raise our flag in one of the world’s most fascinating cities. 

Gastronomes will be spoilt for choice with a variety of dining venues, with innovative and cutting- edge fare spanning Asian, Japanese and European cuisines. The warm Brasserie Louis on level 35 presents a panoramic vista of the city skyline and Mekong River from floor-to-ceiling, wrap-around windows, and features French classic comfort food and regional Cambodian favourites. 

The Living Room is a refreshing spot for breakfast, snacks during the day or cocktails and appetisers as day turns to dusk and evening. Designed by Tokyo-based Bond Design Studio, Iza is a Japanese izakaya-style restaurant that invites guests to linger, sample course after course, and socialise over a lively meal with the main feature the robata-yaki and irori charcoal grill open kitchen with counter seating. 

Guests can maintain their healthy regime by taking advantage of the fitness centre, which features an array of cardiovascular, strengthening and weight training equipment. 

Find out more at RosewoodHotels.com/phnompenh.