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Why we chose Samathi Lake in Phnom Penh?
Samathi Lake offers a range of detox retreats, morning and sunset yoga sessions at an excellent budget price for backpackers. They have a large outdoor pool, on-site Spa, Gym, Jacuzzi, Bar & Restaurant and their very own lake. Their retreats offer the perfect relaxing break for travellers on the trail in Southeast Asia!
Samathi Lake have created a unique space that enables people of different budgets to to come and enjoy what they have to offer. Their dorm rooms are pretty unique in their design, their standard double and balcony rooms are a great mid-range option and their suites are luxurious and spacious.
Their lovely team is there to take care of you and make you feel fantastic, whether that is by taking part in one of the detox retreats, simply enjoying morning yoga sessions by the lake, relaxing by the pool, sampling some fantastic food from the on-site restaurant, or indulging in one of their spa treatments.
Their Yoga Retreats range from 2 nights to 5 nights all inclusive. With a range of packages and room types aiming at a large audience.
The yoga classes are led by Laura, a travel loving yogi from Belgium. Laura got her yoga teacher training (200hrs) in Rishikesh, India. She practices and teaches slow flows, vinyasa style. Her approach of yoga is deeply influenced by her studies on spirituality and travels around Asia. She aims to share a practice-oriented toward mindfulness – mindfulness of the breath and mindfulness of the body – in order to help every student to feel the body from inside and grow his/her own inner teacher.