The last time the Visit Koh Rong team stayed on Koh Touch – the main tourist area on Koh Rong – we decided to try out Paradise Bungalows.   Paradise Bungalows tends to get quite good reviews (though many people confuse it with Paradise Villas on Koh Rong Samloem – The same company but two […]

Koh Touch, the main tourist area on Koh Rong, is known for its vibrant party atmosphere (though there are several quieter holiday options just a little further down to the right). Here are 10 amazing photos of one of Koh Rong’s must popular areas…    

Saracen Bay is the main tourist beach on Koh Rong Samloem. Easily accessible by all the main ferry services, the bay is one of the most convenient places to get to on Koh Rong Samloem. It is also the most ‘civilised’, with a couple of small shops and other services. The views on Saracen Bay […]

Over the past year or so there have been some major changes in how to get from Phnom Penh to Koh Rong (and from Koh Rong to Phnom Penh). From fantastic new bus and taxi companies from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville, to much faster ferry services from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong, to more convenient flights […]

Over the past year or so there have been some major changes in how to get from Siem Reap to Koh Rong (and from Koh Rong to Siem Reap). From fantastic new bus and taxi companies from Siem Reap to Sihanoukville, to much faster ferry services from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong, to more convenient flights […]

Cambodia’s first marine national park has been created on Koh Rong, expanding on a marine protection area established for the island in 2016. According to a sub-decree signed by Prime Minister Hun Sen, the Koh Rong Marine National Park will cover 7 islands: Koh Rong, Koh Rong Samloem, Koh Koun, Koh Touch, Koh Tatiem, Koh […]

A new high-end luxury resort has opened on Koh Rong, after several delays to its construction. The Royal Sands Koh Rong is a 148-room 5-star hotel – A joint venture by the Royal Group and a Thailand-based Swiss investor. Equipped with a lavish Spa, a stunning infinity-edge swimming pool, a modern gym, a beautiful beach bar, […]

Deputy Navy Commander Tea Sokha and local dive businesses have attempted to start an artificial coral reef just off the coast off Koh Rong Samloem – They submerged two large shipping containers to serves as structures for coral habitation. Divers Place Coral on a Shipping Container   Preah Sihanouk Provincial Governor Yon Min said that […]