While your visit in Kampot, if you are looking for an oasis where to relax and spend a different day, dedicating some hours completely to yourself and your body, you cannot get wrong stepping in Banteay Srey women’s spa.
The center offers yoga classes, body massages and others beauty treatments; in addition you have also the possibility to enjoy a healthy meal at the restaurant of the spa, to jump in the fresh water of the river to take a bath and to chill, while sipping a fresh fruit juice, in the terrace upstairs or on the comfortable sofas next to the river bank.
If you are choosing this Spa, you will be glad to know that your contribution is going to help and fund the project for the empowerment of young Cambodian women, that is behind of Banteay Srey.
The project’s goal is to help and to take care of women coming from difficult situations, making them again self-confident and independent. This can be achived providing the girls a safe space where to stay, job training, employment and entrepreneurial opportunities.
Due to the situations that the girls are coming from, except the yoga class at 9:30 in the morning, the entrance to the spa is forbidden to men. In any case, they will be more than welcome in the cafe in front, where they can relax and wait for their wifes and girlfriends.
So if in a rainy or lazy day in Kampot you want just pamper yourself, you cannot make a better choice than spending some hours at the ‘Women’s temple’, Bantey Srey.