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Would definitely recommend, great location and the staff were a great help in getting our visa's for Vietnam. Only downfall was the pumping music right below our room, not the place to stay if you want early nights. The shared showers were almost on top of the toilets so not the place for a germaphobe
Staff could have been a little more helpful. Nice clean hostel with good food and a nice bar.
I stayed here for about 4 days and had a great time. It's based in a pretty good part of PP and I met some pretty awesome people here, the foods pretty good and the bar upstairs is good. Definitely worth the $8 a night I was paying
Very clean, amazing nights sleep as the beds are massive! Also a very sociable bar - highly recommend!
A nice vibrant hostel with a right mix of crowd. Only complaint was that the staff could have been a little more informative about the things to do in town.
Very clean and well maintained hostel. The staff is really friendly (apart when you can the male receptionist on a bad day) and helpful, well used to all possible requests and questions, incredibly accommodating. However the common areas are either the (slightly overpriced) restaurant or the bar, so it's not necessarily conducive to hanging out comfortably and meet people casually, but it's nice to have it nonetheless!
Great place to meet people, the food and upstairs bar are excellent. We stayed here twice, would definitely recommend. FREE BEER ON ARRIVAL!!
Loved the place, great bar, great place to meet people. Friendly employees (make sure they tell you the right prices for buses etc., maybe ask the girls at reception and maybe ask more than one person independently). What I did find strange is that the girls just walk into the dorm while everybody is still sleeping and they just hang out there until they can start cleaning.
Fun hostel, ideal if you want to meet people. The rooftop bar is fun, and the food is excellent (although pricey for Cambodia, but still cheap!). Staff were okay; I went to book an ongoing bus for the day after next
We stayed there twice. Cool place, great bar, friendly staff. Just make sure they don't tell you wrong prices and charge you a dollar more for the bus (try and ask two staff members independently).
Stayed for 2 nights at single. All good - AC, super wide bed which is really cool, clean linen.You will hear all the noise, sounds and voices from reception, that's true. While my staying there was no fine common area (or i haven't been awared of it), but it seems like they build it so it may be quite nice when they finish. Location's not perfect - whenever you go you better take a tuk tuk, because walking is unreal in Cambodia. All in all - pretty good place.
Can strongly recommend it. Both private rooms and dorms are nice.
Loved it! Highly recommended, will stay here again when I'm next in Cambodia. Great dorm rooms, great hostel restaurant & bar over the road, good location. Thanks Mad Monkey, love you guys :)
Nice restaurant, food was good, if a little on the expensive side for Cambodia. Large comfortable beds, very clean, not completely convinced the blankets on the beds were changed with the bed linen, as I saw pleny piles of clean sheets and pillowcases, but no piles of blankets. Staff very pleasant and helpful.
The beds were huge! And the staff was super helpful to organize my day in PP. It is a bit pricey, but I guess the free beer makes up for a bit of the money. It is noisy till 11pm, after bar closes, silence reigns.
The resturaunt and bar are great, but tours are over priced.
The Mad Monkey is the place to stay if you're in Phnom Penh. Very clean, great food, helpful staff, social responsible.
It's a party hostel but they kept it down after 23:00, great place, ladies nights on Tuesday :) Clean, funny and you"re doing something good by staying there. I loved it. Staff could improve their English a little.