CAMBODIA – Siem Reap – Srah Srang: A quiet escape in a private Khmer house

While visiting the impressive temples of the great Angkor Archaeological Park, travelers will pass by the Srah Srang baray, a large water reservoir near the temples. The baray was used as a royal bathing spot during the ancient Angkor Empire. Here, travelers will have the chance to truly relax and spend some peaceful time in a charming Khmer wooden house, while enjoying a scrumptious, cold-served, private picnic lunch or locally cooked lunch or aperitif. 

Theme

Art & Culture, Classic, Family, Honeymoon

Country - City

Cambodia - Siem Reap

Market segment

Groups, Thematic Leisure

Price Level

$$$

Max pax

10 pax for cooked lunch, 40 pax for picnic lunch, 70 pax for Aperitif

Seasonality

All year round

Arrival city

Siem Reap

Departure city

Siem Reap

Description

While visiting the impressive temples of the great Angkor Archaeological Park, travelers will pass by the Srah Srang baray, a large water reservoir near the temples. The baray was used as a royal bathing spot during the ancient Angkor Empire.
Conveniently located on the banks of this baray, and just a short, 10-minute walk through a small local village, the activity offers a chance to enjoy a private picnic lunch, or locally cooked lunch or aperitif relaxing in a local Khmer wooden house in a truly authentic village setting. With furniture and decorations made from locally sourced materials and a beautiful garden surrounding the house, it is an excellent place for a well-deserved break.

 

Selling points

  • To enjoy peaceful moments in a private charming local Khmer house
  • To be located in the middle of the Angkor Archaeological Park, suitable for any tours around the temples
  • To enjoy a scrumptious, cold-served, picnic lunch or locally lunch or aperitif during their day of rigorous temple exploration, far from the big crowds.

Duration

  • Picnic/cooked lunch from: 11:00 – 15:00; need to start, at the latest, at 12:30. 
  • Aperitif in between: 4:30 – 6:00 pm , need to start at the latest at 5:00pm

Min pax

2

Max pax

10 pax max for Cooked Lunch, 40 pax max for picnic lunch, 70 pax for Aperitif

How to sell it

  • Any type of clients – medium or high budget 
  • Easia Signature product 
  • Suitable to include in your itinerary for lunch or aperitif 
  • Possible to extra foot massage or Khmer pastry testing 

Why this activity

  • A private house own by Easia 
  • Easia organize all service arrangement
  • Well-located in a secluded, “non-touristy” part of the Angkor complex 
  • Different options can be taken into consideration

Good to combine with

  • Discover the Secret of the Mystical God Hanuman – after morning or aftenoon activity to have lunch or after aperitif
  • Angkor Complex – Angkor Thom to Srah Srang by Bicycle – after morning cycling to have lunch at the house
  • Any classic visit at Angkor area to have lunch or aperitif in the house

Do not combine with

  • Picnic lunch in a traditional stilted house – Kampong Kleang

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Competitor comparison

  • There is a house located on the other side of the lake, but it is open for use by every DMC and allows a maximum of 20 persons.

Pros

  • The house own by Easia
  • No risk of rain
  • Flexible in term of organization
  • Suitable for up to 40 guests for picnic lunch, 70pax for aperitif

Cons

  • A 10-minute walk (albeit in the shade) through the middle of the village along the royal basin to reach the house
  • Sitting on the floor (on pillow and mat, traditional-style) may be uncomfortable for some guests

Information

  • First comes first serve
  • The house is equipped with a ‘Refill not Landfill’ drinking water refill station
  • A locally-made lunch at a private house in Srah Srang is a perfect alternative to the picnic lunch in the temples
  • Aperitif in a private house at Srah Srang is a perfect activity to end the day for sunset at Srah Srang area
  • Option:  Foot massage
  • Option: Khmer pastry testing

Alerts

  1. Cooked lunch – deluxe version with maximum capacity 10pax
  2. Picnic lunch box options with capacity 40pax
    • Standard: without wine and flowers (decoration)
    • Deluxe: with wine and flowers (decoration)
  3. Aperitif with capacity up to 70pax
  4. Combination Option – foot massage – 20pax per service
  5. Combination Option – Khmer pastry testing up to 70pax

Price range

$$$

Inclusion

1. Cooked lunch deluxe version 

  • Cooked lunch for clients or Easia tour guide
  • Easia location Fee (Easia house fee)
  • Easia special service set up team
  • Drinks (can of local beer + soft drink & wine)
  • Utility + cleaning services
  • Flower decoration in the house

2. Picnic lunch box:

  •  STANDARD
    • Location
    • Logistics team
    • 1 soft drink/guest
    • Lunch box-STANDARD
    • Lunch box for guide
  • DELUXE
    • Location
    • Logistics team
    • Flowers
    • 1 soft drink/guest
    • Bottle of wine (1 – 4 persons)
    • Lunch box – DELUXE
    • Lunch box for guide
    • 3. Aperitif
      • Canape (4 type of canape)
      • Logistics team
      • Flowers
      • 1 soft drink/guest
      • Bottle of wine (1 – 4 persons)
      • Location
      • Logistic team

Exclusion

  • Client’s Temple pass
  • Guide fee
  • Transportation
  • Tips or others

Possible Extra

  1. After any type of lunch in the house:
  • Foot massage. Max 20 pax at the same time
  • Khmer pastry-tasting. Learn about the history of the cakes that have been cooked and eaten by generations of Cambodians. The recipes are always passed down to the next generation, so that the ancestral art of Khmer cuisine will never be lost. Take this opportunity to taste some of the best Khmer delicacies. Observe how locals prepare the different Khmer delights and, if you feel like it, help them cook the pastries. Sampling the diverse variety of Cambodian fruits and pastries is a delightful way to learn about Khmer cuisine.
    Among the different traditional pastries, guests can enjoy steamed rice ball cakes with sugar palm and coconut meats, locally grown fruits and other delights.
  1. Bokator School (Khmer Martial Art)
  2. Insect tasty food experience from Bugs Café

Important notes

  • See with RESA Team for house & lunch booking
  • See with logistic team for service arrangement

Special Guide notes

  • Brief guide the correct service will be in Srah Srang House following up client’s itinerary
  • Advise logistic coordinator contact details to tour guide

Different Choicess

  • A single service: Aperitif in a private house at Srah Srang is a perfect activity to end the day for sunset at Srah Srang area (program text available in G.drive)
  • Combination Services: Khmer Pastry Testing + Aperitif to end the day for sunset at Srah Srang area
  • Combination Services: Aperitif + Foot Massage

Contact

Easia team:

  • Logistic team: Bunthoeun Nam – Logistics Coordinator
  • Book Lunch: RESA TEAM

Internal Product Annoucement

SUB-BRAND : Thematic Leisure, Exclusive
SEGMENT: FIT – Small Group
REFERENCE : CA-W-SIEMREAP-EGL-1368-AC-$$$

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English

Lunch in a private house at Srah Srang

During your day of rigorous temple explorations around the majestic Angkor Archaeological Park, you will pass by the Srah Srang baray, or reservoir (used as royal baths during the ancient Khmer Empire), where you can enjoy a private and relaxing picnic lunch in a charming, Khmer timber house, far away from the crowds.

After arriving at the banks of Srah Srang baray, you will have a short, 10-minute walk through the local village to reach the house, which is located on the border of the reservoir.

The house offers an authentic and comfortable atmosphere, with furniture and decorations made from local materials, along with a tropical garden and beautiful views of the reservoir.

 

Meals included: picnic lunch

Note: suitable for up to 40 pax

Possible to add:

1. Khmer Pastry Testing 

2. Foot Massage (20 pax per service)

 

A locally-made lunch at a private house in Srah Srang

During your day of rigorous temple explorations around the majestic Angkor Archaeological Park, you will pass by the Srah Srang baray (or reservoir). This serene baray was used as a royal bathing pool during the ancient Khmer Empire. Here you can enjoy a private and relaxing local home-made lunch in a charming Khmer timber house, far away from the busy crowds.
After arriving at the banks of Srah Srang, you will take a short, 10-minute walk through the local village to reach the house, which is located on the border of the reservoir.
The house offers an authentic and comfortable atmosphere, with furniture and decorations made from local materials, and a tropical garden with beautiful views of Srah Srang.

 

Meals included: a local home-made lunch
Note: suitable FIT 2-10

Possible to add:
Khmer Pastry Testing
Foot Massage 

 

Aperitif in a private house at Srah Srang

Located in the Angkor Complex area, Srah Srang baray (pond), which used to be royal baths during the Khmer Empire, is a 800-meter long reservoir which offers beautiful reflections of the sun at sunset and sunrise.
The house offers an authentic and comfortable atmosphere, with furniture and decorations made from local materials, and a nice garden surrounding the house. 
After arriving on the banks of Srah Srang baray, you will have a 10-minute walk in the local village to reach the house, located on the border of the reservoir. You will then enter a charming wooden house and enjoy an exclusive moment with a view of the water. 

Meals included: Aperitif

Note: suitable for up to 70 pax

Possible to add: 

1. Khmer Pastry Testing

2. Foot Massage (20pax per service) 

French

Déjeuner exclusif dans une maison privée à Srah Srang

Pendant votre journée d’exploration des temples du majestueux Parc Archéologique d’Angkor, vous passerez devant le baray de Srah Srang, un réservoir utilisé pour les bains royaux à l’époque de l’Empire Khmer. Là, vous pourrez déguster un déjeuner pique-nique privé et relaxant dans une charmante maison khmère en bois, loin de la foule.

La petite maison se trouve à 10 minutes de marche des berges du baray de Srah Srang, après avoir traversé le village situé en bordure du réservoir.

La maison dégage une atmosphère authentique et confortable, avec ses meubles et sa décoration issus de matériaux locaux. De plus, elle est entourée d’un jardin tropical et offre une vue superbe sur le réservoir.

 

Repas inclus: déjeuner pique-nique
Hébergement:

Remarque: peut accueillir jusqu’à 40 personnes

 

Déjeuner fait-maison privée à Srah Srang

Pendant votre journée d’exploration des temples du majestueux Parc Archéologique d’Angkor, vous passerez devant le baray de Srah Srang, un réservoir utilisé pour les bains royaux à l’époque de l’Empire Khmer. Là, vous pourrez déguster déjeuner fait-maison privé et relaxant dans une charmante maison khmère en bois, loin de la foule.
La petite maison se trouve à 10 minutes de marche des berges du baray de Srah Srang, après avoir traversé le village situé en bordure du réservoir.
La maison dégage une atmosphère authentique et confortable, avec ses meubles et sa décoration issus de matériaux locaux. De plus, elle est entourée d’un jardin tropical et offre une vue superbe sur le réservoir.

 

Repas inclus : déjeuner fait-maison

Remarque : capacité: FIT 2-10

Apéritif dans une maison privée à Srah Srang

Le baray (bassin) de Srah Srang, situé dans l’enceinte du complexe d’Angkor, était utilisé pour les bains royaux à l’époque de l’Empire Khmer. C’est un réservoir de près de 800 mètres qui, au moment du lever et du coucher sur soleil, offre de superbes réflexions du soleil.

La maison procure une ambiance authentique et confortable avec des meubles et une décoration à partir de matériaux locaux ainsi qu’un joli jardin autour de la maison.

Une fois arrivé sur les berges du baray de Srah Srang, vous marcherez pendant une dizaine de minutes dans le village pour atteindre la maison située en bordure du réservoir. Vous entrerez alors dans une charmante maison en bois et profiterez de ce moment exclusif et de la vue sur l’eau.

 

Repas inclus: Apéritif
Remarque: peut accueillir jusqu’à 70 personnes

Spanish

Almuerzo exclusivo en una casa privada en Srah Srang

Durante su día de rigurosa exploración de los templos en el majestuoso Parque Arqueológico de Angkor, pasará por el baray de Srah Srang, una reserva (utilizada como baños reales durante el antiguo Imperio Jemer), donde podrá disfrutar de un almuerzo en forma de relajante picnic privado en una casa de madera tradicional jemer alejada del bullicio.

Después de llegar a los márgenes del baray de Srah Srang, dará un paseo de 10 minutos en el pueblo local hasta llegar a la casa, que está ubicada en los límites de la reserva.

La casa frece una atmósfera auténtica y cómoda, con mobiliario y decoraciones fabricadas con materiales locales, así como un jardín tropical que rodea la casa y unas preciosas vistas de la reserva.

 

Comidas incluidas: almuerzo en forma de picnic
Alojamiento:

Nota: apto para un máximo de 40 personas

Almuerzo casero local en una residencia privada de Srah Srang

Durante su día de rigurosa exploración de los templos en el majestuoso Parque Arqueológico de Angkor, pasará por el baray de Srah Srang, una reserva (utilizada como baños reales durante el antiguo Imperio Jemer), donde podrá disfrutar de un almuerzo en forma de relajante almuerzo cocinado en una casa de madera tradicional jemer alejada del bullicio.
Después de llegar a los márgenes del baray de Srah Srang, dará un paseo de 10 minutos en el pueblo local hasta llegar a la casa, que está ubicada en los límites de la reserva.
La casa frece una atmósfera auténtica y cómoda, con mobiliario y decoraciones fabricadas con materiales locales, así como un jardín tropical que rodea la casa y unas preciosas vistas de la reserva.

 

Comidas incluidas: almuerzo cocinado
Nota: capacidad: FIT 2-10

Aperitivo en una casa privada en Srah Srang

Ubicado en la zona del complejo de Angkor, el baray (embalse) de Srah Srang, que solía ser los baños reales durante la era del imperio Khmer, es una reserva de 800 metros de larga que ofrece bellos reflejos del sol durante el amanecer y el atardecer.
La casa frece una atmósfera auténtica y cómoda, con mobiliario y decoraciones fabricadas con materiales locales y un precioso jardín que rodea la casa.

Después de llegar a los márgenes del baray de Srah Srang, dará un paseo de 10 minutos en el pueblo local hasta llegar a la casa, ubicada en los límites de la reserva. Posteriormente, entrará a la encantadora casa de madera para disfrutar de un momento exclusivo con vistas a las aguas.

Comidas incluidas: Aperitivo
Nota: apto para un máximo de 70 personas

Italian

Pranzo esclusivo in una casa privata a Srah Srang

Durante la vostra giornata di rigorose esplorazioni nel tempio intorno al maestoso parco archeologico di Angkor, passerete vicino al Srah Srang Baray, o bacino idrico (usato come bagno reale durante l’antico impero Khmer) dove potrete godervi un pranzo al sacco privato e rilassante in un affascinante casa in legno del villaggio Khmer, lontano dalla folla.

Dopo essere arrivati sulle rive del Srah Srang Baray, farete una breve passeggiata di 10 minuti attraverso il villaggio locale per raggiungere la casa, che si trova sul confine del bacino idrico.

La casa offre un’atmosfera autentica e confortevole, con mobili e decorazioni realizzati con materiali locali, un giardino tropicale circostante e splendide viste sul bacino.

 

Pasti inclusi: pranzo al sacco
Alloggio:

Nota: adatto per un massimo di 40 persone

 

Un pranzo locale preparato in una casa privata a Srah Srang

Durante la vostra giornata di rigorose esplorazioni nel tempio intorno al maestoso parco archeologico di Angkor, passerete vicino al Srah Srang Baray, o bacino idrico (usato come bagno reale durante l’antico impero Khmer) dove potrete godervi privato e rilassante in un affascinante casa in legno del villaggio Khmer, lontano dalla folla.
Dopo essere arrivati sulle rive del Srah Srang Baray, farete una breve passeggiata di 10 minuti attraverso il villaggio locale per raggiungere la casa, che si trova sul confine del bacino idrico.
La casa offre un’atmosfera autentica e confortevole, con mobili e decorazioni realizzati con materiali locali, un giardino tropicale circostante e splendide viste sul bacino.

 

Pasti inclusi: pranzo cucinato

Nota: Capacità: FIT 2-10pax

Aperitivo in una casa privata a Srah Srang

Situato nella zona del complesso di Angkor, il Srah Srang Baray (stagno), che un tempo era il bagno reale durante l’Impero Khmer, è un serbatoio lungo 800 metri che offre splendidi riflessi del sole al tramonto e all’alba.

La casa offre un’atmosfera autentica e confortevole, con mobili e decorazioni realizzati con materiali locali e un bel giardino che circonda la casa.

Dopo essere arrivati sulle rive del Srah Srang Baray, farete una passeggiata di 10 minuti nel villaggio locale per raggiungere la casa, situata al confine del bacino idrico. Entrerete in un’affascinante casa in legno e godrete di un momento esclusivo con vista sull’acqua.

 

Pasti inclusi: Aperitivo
Alloggio:

Nota: adatto per un massimo di 70 persone

German

Exklusives Mittagessen in einem Privathaus am Srah Srang

Während Ihres Tages der Tempelerkundungen rund um den majestätischen Komplex Angkor Archäologischer Park passieren Sie das Wasserreservoir oder Baray Srah Srang (diente im alten Khmer-Reich als königliches Bad), an welchem Sie ein privates und entspanntes Picknick-Mittagessen in einem malerischen Holzhaus in einem Khmer-Dorf, weit entfernt von Menschenmassen, genießen können.

Nach Ihrer Ankunft an den Ufern von Srah Srang Baray werden Sie einen kurzen, 10-minütigen Spaziergang durch die lokale Gemeinde machen, um das Haus zu erreichen, welches sich an der Grenze zum Reservoir befindet.

Das Haus bietet eine authentische und gemütliche Atmosphäre mit Mobiliar und Dekorationselementen aus lokalen Materialien sowie einen das Haus umgebenden tropischen Garten und einen schönen Ausblick auf das Reservoir.

 

Mahlzeiten inklusive: Picknick-Mittagessen
Unterbringung:

Hinweis: geeignet für bis zu 40 Personen

 

Ein vor Ort zubereitetes Mittagessen in einem privaten Haus in SrahSrang

Während Ihres Tages der Tempelerkundungen rund um den majestätischen Komplex Angkor Archäologischer Park passieren Sie das Wasserreservoir oder Baray Srah Srang (diente im alten Khmer-Reich als königliches Bad), an welchem Sie ein privates und entspanntes in einem malerischen Holzhaus in einem Khmer-Dorf, weit entfernt von Menschenmassen, genießen können.
Nach Ihrer Ankunft an den Ufern von Srah Srang Baray werden Sie einen kurzen, 10-minütigen Spaziergang durch die lokale Gemeinde machen, um das Haus zu erreichen, welches sich an der Grenze zum Reservoir befindet.
Das Haus bietet eine authentische und gemütliche Atmosphäre mit Mobiliar und Dekorationselementen aus lokalen Materialien sowie einen das Haus umgebenden tropischen Garten und einen schönen Ausblick auf das Reservoir.

 

Mahlzeiten inklusive: Gekochtes Mittagessen

Hinweis: Kapazität: FIT 2-10

Aperitif in einem Privathaus am Srah Srang

Inmitten des Angkor-Komplexes befindet sich Srah Srang (ein Wasserreservoir), welches während des Khmer-Reiches als königliches Bad diente. Bei Srah Srang handelt es sich um ein 800 Meter langes Reservoir, dessen Wasser wunderschön die Sonne bei Aufgang und Untergang reflektiert.
Nach Ihrer Ankunft am Ufer des Srah-Srang-Barays laufen Sie zunächst für 10 Minuten durch das dortige Dorf, bis Sie das Haus erreichen, welches sich an der Grenze des Reservoirs befindet. Anschließend betreten Sie ein charmantes Holzhaus und genießen exklusive Momente beim Blick auf das Wasser.


Mahlzeiten inklusive: Aperitif
Unterbringung:
Hinweis: geeignet für bis zu 70 Personen