Knai Bang Chatt
On the south-east coast of Cambodia this small but perfect resort consists of just three villas, 11 rooms in total, decorated with breath-taking simplicity. Built in the 1970's by a pupil of Le Corbusier, these villas are unique architectural gems that you can experience as your own private home. The property is set on a glorious beach in a tranquil corner of Cambodia, close to some of Asia's finest crab restaurants.
- Incredible location for sunsets
- A tranquil setting for yoga and meditation
- The freshest seafood around at the nearby crab market
How to get there
Knai Bang Chatt is approximately 175km and just over two hours by road from the Phnom Penh airport.
Best time to go
December to April is the optimum period with temperatures between 30-35°C (and 40 °C in April). The monsoon season from May to October.
Once Cambodia's premier beach resort during the French colonial era, Kep is a peaceful town to escape to for looking for slow-paced, natural beauty and a relaxed atmosphere.
- Sailing club
- Salt water infinity pool
Sailing Club - Perched on the coastline in a former fisherman's cottage, the Sailing Club offers the perfect spot for your sundowner. Serving a choice of wines, beers and cocktails, in addition to a menu of freshly caught seafood, in addition to western favourites, this is a great option for lunch or dinner.
The Strand - One of Kep's finest restaurants, the concept at the Strand is to offer delicious and healthy meals from the freshest locally-sourced ingredients, including the abundant crab and fish and delicious variety of fresh local vegetables.
Private Dining Experiences - If you would like to plan a romantic dining experience during your stay, the KBC rooftop dining experience offers total privacy and beautiful starlit views overlooking the gardens and the sea. A welcome glass of sparkling wine is followed by a candle-lit four-course meal, paired with wine. Alternatively, opt for the Sailing Club Floating Dinner. This candlelit experience takes place at the end a private jetty and includes a cocktail and 3-course meal.
The resort consists of eleven rooms, each individually decorated. The villas are designed with large terraces opening out to breathtaking views of the sea and islands. The surrounding garden space is perfect for yoga and meditation.
- Private cooking courses
- Nature and wildlife excursions
The property is child-friendly and the villa-style accommodation is ideal for larger families. There are plenty of nearby restaurants to choose from and excursions to educate the children.