Set along the seashore in Kep next to a protected mangrove forest, all 12 villas have a private terrace with sea, garden or pool views. Embrace stunning sunset views of the Bay of Thailand, Phu Quoc Island and Bokor Mountain, and enjoy the 300sqm infinity swimming pool with integrated Jacuzzi jets, the private white sand beach, and dinner served on the restaurant’s panoramic roof terrace, in the mangrove, or on the beach.
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“Samanea was built around a historic abandoned house. Set on 2 hectares, our 12 villas were built in harmony with the plants and trees to create a unique place to relax and disconnect from routine life. We like to share our story and experiences with our guests, and our innate desire to protect our most important treasure—nature.”
Welcome to Kep
Set along the Gulf of Thailand and founded during the early 1900s, Kep is a small seaside town located along the Southwest coast of Cambodia. Soak in the sun on Kep Beach or take a short 20 minute boat ride to laze on the lovely white sand beach on Rabbit Island (Koh Tonsay).
In an effort to minimize its carbon footprint, Samanea draws its water directly from an underground mountain stream. No pump is used to supply the various buildings as the circulation of water is done by a gravity system. In addition, all wastewater passes through a system with five settling ponds. Each of these basins is divided into three compartments, so that the decanted water can be discharged into the
ground through a system of hose-bores in order to not contaminate the water table below as well as the seawater. It also has implemented channels to recover rainwater in which to water the mangrove.
To further help preserve the environment, Samenea cleans the mangrove every week. The resort also hires local staff and reduces half of its electricity power with solar panels.
“Located on the beach with a long jetty to the sea next to a mangrove, this property was previously the House of the Vietnamese Consul during the occupation, but it was destroyed at the end of the war. The owner first renovated the original house, then planned the tropical gardens, built the new villas, and replanted the mangrove.”
Kim, the discoverer.
GENERALTotal number of rooms: 12
Time zone: (GMT+07:00) Bangkok
Currency accepted: USD, KHR
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Mastercard, JCB
Electricity voltage: 220V
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ACCESS2hrs drive South of Phnom Penh
Nearest Airport: Phnom Penh International Airport PNH - 143 km
CONTACTRoad 33A Kep, Cambodia