Feb. 16, 2017, 12:28 p.m.
vKirirom Pine Resort is located among the pine trees of Mount Kirirom National Park, and offers a unique escape from the heat of the Cambodian plains, lying 675m (2,215 ft) above sea level.
Here you can lead a slow life in the mountains, whether for a holiday retreat home, retirement village, office retreat or permanent residence.
Kirirom National Park was the first national park of Cambodia, located mostly in Phnom Sruoch District, Kampong Speu Province, with a smaller section is in neighboring Koh Kong Province.
The meaning of "Kirirom" is "Happy Mountain", given to the area by King Monivong in the 1930s.
vKirirom today has an international class resort, vKirirom Pine Resort, with 68 rooms and 150 camping sites featuring, fit out in a glamorous camping theme, a.k.a “Glamping”. Visitors can join in an array of activities such as cool mountain top relaxation, team building activities, and recreational sports.
There is also an international university known as the Kirirom Institute of Technology, now in its second year of operation. Exciting new introductions include the Movie Town zone, Entertainment zone, MICE zone (Meetings, Incentives, Convention and Exhibition), Auditorium, Bus Terminal, Commercial facilities, Swimming pool, ZIP lines and Container hotel.
Having won the Eco Tourism Resort award 2015 from the Government of Cambodia, the resort has demonstrated it is fully committed to making the highland development into the best in Cambodia, and an internationally recognized destination on par with Siem Reap.
Phase 1 is 591 hectares consisting of vKirirom Pine Resort and Creative Forest. The first area shall be dedicated to residential and supporting facilities. Introducing elements of a successful city development will be priority in this phase and will include daily conveniences, medical facilities, educational facilities, transportation hubs, commercial opportunities and entertainment. The latter area will focus on green concept business development. together with light industry and other development and education programmes.
The entire development is designed to be totally eco-friendly. For instance, as construction continues, VKirirom has a strict policy that only trees which are rotten or broken are cut down for new construction areas. Otherwise, the natural setting is preserved as much as possible. The resort also grows its own vegetables and fruits without chemicals to serve in the on-site restaurant. Natural resources are also reused, for example, charcoal is made from any cut trees, and fertilizer is created from green waste.
1200sqm of free land is available for sale for buyers who wish to design their own home. Architects and construction support is also available on the buyer’s request. If a two-storied house is preferred, this can be arranged also. However, in order to protect the environment, a policy of building-to-land ratio up to 20% must be maintained, and a maximum total floor area of 1000sqm.
Pre-built homes are also available. Borey A has a single floor space of 110sqm with land area of 600sqm. These homes are perfect for those who want to come and enjoy in the mountain every weekend as an escape from the city life! Each house has a loft and rooftop veranda. VKirirom also offer an integrated cleaning service and food catering service from Pine View Kitchen, as needed. And when you invite your friends or relatives, you can use resort’s additional accommodation for a special price. Further, when you don’t use this house for a long period of time, the team at VKirirom can help you to find someone who wants to rent it and pass you the rental returns.
Borey R has a single floor space of 36sqm with land area of 180sqm. It is well suited as a student dormitory for “Kirirom Future College” students. You can lease this building and rent it to the college (for 2-10 years) in which case the college assures the rental profit with an 8% fixed rate interest. Also as a retirement house, this type of house with land is very attractive. As the entire site is on a 50 years lease contract, anyone from any country can rent without any special procedure.
The developer’s unique strategy is a win-win formula for buyers. vKirirom produce cost effective properties that provide good rental returns and high capital appreciation.