Himawari Hotel Apartments is situated in an idyllic setting on the back of the Mekong River, at the heart of the vibrant city of Phnom Penh. Meaning sunflowers in Japanese, Himawari projects friendliness, cheer and serenity of a garden of sunflowers blooming under the glorious sunlight.


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Unique for being both a hotel and serviced apartment, it has 115 spacious suites and apartments, aglow with the warmth of soft timbers burnished by the sheen of fine fabrics. Each room is equipped with a TV with cable channels, DVD player as well as an iPod Docking station. In addition, there is the fast wireless internet, 24-hour room service and other intimate services. Panoramic views of the Mekong Delta and the Royal Palace are also a delightful feature of the suites and apartments.

Being one of the best service hotels in Cambodia, Himawari has housed various dignitaries and celebrities such as Angelina Jolie and Jackie Chan.

Himawari is short drive away from the Phnom Penh International Airport and close to numerous city attractions, such as the Royal Palace, Central Market, Russian Market and the National Museum of Cambodia.

Alongside these nearby tourist attractions, the hotel itself has its own outlets to relax at. For example, the Oyster Restaurant and Bar that primarily serves Asian and Western fusion dishes. There is also the Microbrewery that assures uniquely crafted high quality beers, what with the brewmaster having had many years of brewing experience and has designed four exclusive brews, two of which are award winning beers.

Otherwise, make full use of the facilities available, such as the international swimming pool, a fully-equipped gym, an outdoor Jacuzzi, the steam room, tennis court and even a children’s pool.


Himawari has also played host to numerous meetings, seminars, weddings and events of sorts. The hotel offers packages that are able to befit various demands, with a team of F&B consultants that will specially craft a catering and conference package specific needs.


Whether you are travelling to work or for a vacation to Phnom Penh, Himawari Hotel is a perfect location for short and long term stay, promising to make your sojourn an unforgettable experience.

By Marcus C.