Sihanoukville is famous and popular due to its almost untouched nature, great beaches with fine sand and azure sea. This is a great place to stay. There is no crowds of foreign tourists, and the prices a pleasant surprise. The city has a developed infrastructure: bars, restaurants, shops, casinos, banks, laundries, Internet cafes. But despite this, the construction of new facilities is in full swing, there are hotels, guesthouses and cafes. But the main attraction of Sihanoukville is the beaches. Victory, Ochheuteal, Otres is the most popular of them.
Victory beach has a small sand bar, coconut trees and a small boat station nearby. Here is one of the best Nightclubs and restaurants in the Airport with a real plane on the dance floor. Near this beach there are a lot of cheap guesthouses, lively bars, shops and cafes.
Ochheuteal is the main beach of the city, not only tourists but also local people of Cambodia love to spend free time here. The entire beach equipped with free sun beds, umbrellas, soft round armchairs and tables. Along the coastline all built up with bars and cafes, which will offer you a variety of dishes and inexpensive drinks. For example, a mug of local draft beer "Angkor" can be bought for 0,5-1$. The beach ply merchants with Souvenirs, fruit and seafood. In the evening the whole beach turns into an outdoor restaurant. Here you should definitely try the BBQ, very tasty!
The Otres beach is away from the city, 5 km from Sihanoukville. This place is considered as the youth. It is full of cheap bungalows and guesthouses, cafes and restaurants. The sea is clean, the sand is white and clean. On the beach you can find everything you need for water sports. Up close, there are small wild Islands of Sihanoukville, where you can boat or kayak.
Besides beaches, Sihanoukville is famous for its delicious and inexpensive seafood which is served in any cafe. Prawns, lobsters, crabs, squid, scallops, Barracuda – any dish at your request, will be cooked over charcoal and served to the table. The portions are huge, usually accompanied by a light salad of fresh vegetables, baked potatoes or rice.
Sihanoukville is a wonderful tropical place that is not spoiled by civilization. Here you can relax, enjoy the gentle sea and the sun.