- Air Conditioning
- Ceiling fans
- Close to Independence Monument
- Contemporary design
- EDC and Water State rates
- Fully furnished
- hard title
- High ceilings
- Large open plan spaces
- Natural light
- Parking nearby
This large and open plan 2-bedroom duplex apartment with hard title and modern fittings and furniture is now available for sale near the Royal Palace in Daun Penh.
Located little more than a stone’s throw from the Royal Palace on Street 19, this recently renovated apartment is a great opportunity to get into the ever changing Phnom Penh real estate market.
Coming with a hard title, this large and fully furnished apartment (almost 100m2) is clean as a whistle. With good street access, you will enter into a large open plan living / kitchen area with a western-style kitchen and plenty of space to relax in, replete with separate bathroom with washing machine.
A spiral staircase, making good use of space will lead you upstairs to the two bedrooms and second bathroom. One bedroom has its own private balcony overlooking Street 19.
- 2 large double bedrooms
- 2 modern bathrooms
- Air conditioning throughout
- Fully furnished
- Hard title
- Private balcony on upper level
- Direct street access
Original ID: DP5.U2
Does this apartment interest you?
Does this location or property type interest you?
Send us a message by filling out the contact form below to schedule a FREE viewing.
We also have apartments, condos, office spaces for rent or for sale in Phnom Penh, Siem Reap, Kampot and Sihanoukville.
About Wat Phnom
Wat Phnom is a Buddhist temple built 1372, about 27m high, making it the tallest religious structure in the city.
According to legend, the original pagoda housed four Buddha statues deposited by the Mekong River.
They were later discovered by a woman named Penh and the city’s origin, therefore, is attributed to her.
Wat Phnom is part of Riverside, a busy district and probably the real downtown of Phnom Penh.
Riverside incorporates areas like Phsar Chas, Phsar Kandal, Chey Chumneas and Chaktomuk: the oldest parts of the city.
Daun Penh: the real downtown
Day and night Riverside, Daun Penh, is busy.
It is probably the real downtown Phnom Penh where the oldest parts of the city are located.
I am referring to Wat Phnom, Phsar Chas, Phsar Kandal, Chey Chumneas and Chaktomuk and the Royal Palace and National Museum of course!
Preah Sisowath (honoring King Sisowath 1904 to 1927 reign) is the avenue / boulevard running along the riverfront.
It starts at the Buddhist Institute near Sothearos Boulevard.
Then continues north to the Japanese Bridge where it becomes National Road 6 leading north to Battambang.
Generations of days gone by have left their footprints from Angkor kings to French colonists to UN troops.
But now Riverside witnesses the confluence of the Mekong, Tonle Sap and Bassac rivers where the Water Festival is best viewed each November.
It is always stunning, especially at sunup and sundown.
In Riverside, there is a wide selection of restaurants, wellbeing services, hotels, shops and bars aimed at tourists.
Among the restaurants, you will find good selections – German, Italian, French, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Vietnamese, Thai, Indonesian and Malaysian.
A personal reflection on Riverside, Daun Penh
Street 172 is punctuated with $3 massage joints and bars occupied by grey faces framed with light grey hair.
Yet, just around the corner, Street 178 is now arguably the rising art gallery district of Phnom Penh with the University of Fine Arts a stone’s throw away.
This is the dichotomy of Riverside and the attraction of opposites that makes it such an interesting place!
Friends Café has made a bold statement and the Mansion House seems to be waiting for reincarnation.
Now the Hyatt has opened its doors to the Jet set, it may well be a different designer-schmick precinct to what is currently now.
In fact, when you look up along 172, the standard of shophouses is somewhat ‘better’ than in other parts of the city: it could be the rising star of Daun Penh and Riverside.
In the streets around Riverside, there is a sense that there are too many hostess bars, each vying for a shifting slice of the tourist and expat pie.
Rents will rise with the inevitable escalation of land values and the ROI of each vendor’s patch will become more and more critical as the clock ticks.
Looking at Phsar Kandal and the open block where Prey Sar prison once sat, one can’t help but wonder what’s coming next.
Given its proximity to the riverfront and the 172 and 178 ‘sweet spot’, maybe there is something special waiting in the sidelines.
Something for inspired new generation of architects and artists.
Check us out on Google
- ID: 25641
- Published: July 7, 2023
- Last Update: July 7, 2023
- Views: 447