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Le Bar at the Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra

Le Bar at the Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra

Le Bar at the Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra

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Address:

26 Old August Site, Sothearos Boulevard
Sangkat Tonle Bassac
Phnom Penh Cambodia 12301

Phone:

+855 (23) 999200

URL:

http://www.sofitel.com

Price:

ExpensiveExpensive

Description:

Lobby bars are all about anticipation, of a choice single malt, of a romantic evening, of a dangerous liaison. At the new Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra, that first nip of the night is set on the edge of a grand stage. Through a bank of panoramic windows, the Mekong River sweeps by in the near-distance. In close, a marble-topped bar fronts a bespoke tower containing a selection of 120 labels. Trolleys of cheese and champagne wind by throughout the evening, and a piano player, from a unique pedestal, plinks out a nightly soundtrack.

Published on 5/20/11

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