· Service: The Bensley Butlers are always available to provide guests with world-class service and a genuine smile.
· Comfort: Bensley claims to have designed one of the world’s comfiest beds, which are available with a mountain of pillows and other accessories to ensure an exceptionally peaceful rest.
· Dining: Guests of the villas enjoy access to any of the restaurants and bars of the neighboring Shinta Mani Angkor and Shinta Mani Shack, they also have the option to enjoy a personalized dining experience from within their own villa.
Situated in the cultural heart of the lively town of Siem Reap, the Bensley Collection - Shinta Mani Siem Reap features 10 ultra-luxe villas designed by celebrated architect Bill Bensley to reflect his idea of an idyllic life that is filled with privacy and surrounded by lush gardens. Beneath the cooling shadows of the town’s trees, these intimate compounds offer exceptional comfort in every aspect of a guest’s stay. The softest of beds, baths under stars, and diligent butlers lay the foundation for a rejuvenating experience. The hotel compound also houses a wide array of sleek and stylish dining venues that serve everything from authentic local dishes to tender Wagu steaks. All meals can be delivered to guest’s residences at any hour of the day.
With Remote Lands you'll travel with people who have made Asia the solitary focus of their own lifelong adventure. As our guest, you'll discover Asia on a journey that is completely, authentically your own, adapted from our own remarkable experiences and adventures over the years.
With Remote Lands you'll travel with people who have made Asia the solitary focus of their own lifelong adventure. As our guest, in the continent that our north American founders Catherine and Jay have adored and explored for decades, you'll discover Asia on a journey that is completely, authentically your own, adapted from our own remarkable experiences and adventures over the years.
Designed to accord with the dreams of architect Bill Bensley, each of the ten walled compounds is surrounded by their own tropical garden and capture the essence of privacy, comfort, and luxury. At 156 square meters, these villas are housed in two pavilions.
Spacious bathrooms overlook the gardens through floor-to-ceiling windows and are fitted with an outdoor bathtub and rain shower. Custom designed furniture, handcrafted light fittings, and exclusive artwork depicting the culture of the Khmer civilization infuse the villa with a distinct style. Moreover, the pampering service of the Bensley Butlers allows guests to get a taste of life as one of that ancient civilization’s kings. The villas’ bedrooms are also fitted with custom tailored Khmer inspired bed sheets, a plethora of different pillows, and a golden bamboo bedside tower containing all essentials for a great night’s sleep. Upon request, a second “sky bed” is set up that provides an ideal nest for romance beneath the stars.
Guests are welcome to use facilities at sister Shinta Mani properties.
Guests are encouraged to enjoy a Khmer massage from the comfort of their own villa. The Bensley Butlers can provide detailed explanations of the variety of treatments available, recommending which will best reduce individual stress and restore inner balance. The natural spa and bath products created with traditional recipes are also available for purchase and one hundred percent of product profits are given back to the Khmer Community.
Beyond their rooms, guests of the villas enjoy complete access to all facilities at the nearby Shinta Mani Angkor and Shinta Mani Shack, and there is also Bensley Bar where they can enjoy irresistible cocktails or the Elephant Polo Club which serves international cuisine.
Whether in search of a new culinary adventure or a romantic meal from the privacy of one’s room, the various dining experiences offered at the Shinta Mani Siem Reap are guaranteed to satisfy guests’ fancies. The house kitchen tailors breakfast, lunch, dinner meals to guest’s likings which are then delivered by the Bensley Butlers, whether they wish to dine in bed or on their private rooftop terrace.
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