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 2022) Firstly, please ignore what you might read elsewhere – […]

Last time I stayed on Koh Rong Samloem I went for my regular trip over to Lazy Beach – A beautiful pristine part of the island where the sands are silky smooth, the blue waters glisten in the sun, and the enveloping mountains offer superb views.   I am still surprised by how difficult this […]

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 […]

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 in peak season (early November till middle of May), the weather on Koh Rong Island is back to its tropical best – temperatures range from 25°C – 40°C in the sun, with no clouds and low humidity. Below is the weather forecast for the next few days. If you don’t trust […]

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. […]

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 […]

There are many spectacular beaches on Koh Rong Island. Here, we are going to evaluate Koh Rong’s best beaches in 2022 and make a list of our top favourites. We’ll try to cover both Koh Rong and its beautiful sister island Koh Rong Samloem, but choosing the best beaches on these island paradises is not […]

If you’re staying on Koh Rong Island, and would like to do something different (and a little more adventurous), we would recommend for you to take a private long boat around the island. There really are some incredible places to see, and it makes for a fantastic day out with your friends, family, or partner. […]