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Jirye Artists' Colony

san 769, Bakgong-ni, Imdong-myeon, Andong, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
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Jirye Artists' Colony
Ranked #5 of 65 Andong B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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76 reviews 76 reviews
63 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013 via mobile

It's hard for me to write a completely positive review about this place as even though it was an amazing experience the opportunistic approach that the owner has was slightly off putting. I booked a one night stay directly with Mr Kim by email, he quoted 70,000 won. At first he was reluctant to pick me up but later changed... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

In the words of the owner, this is a place to listen to the earth revolve. The Jirye Artists' Colony is a truely unique way to experience nature in Korea. Myself and two friends were picked up from the Train Station at an arranged time and driven to the Artists Village (after a quick stop to pick up our choice... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2009

We had a unique and pleasant experience here. The colony is a 40 min. ride through the mountains, but the director, Mr. Kim, picked us up as arranged, returned us to town as we agreed, in fact drove us (for a fee) to the mulberry paper factory, our next stop. He even sought out the factory owner and got us... More

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Andong
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2009

Upon checkout, the price charged us was more than twice what was agreed when we booked it in Seoul. In addition, what was supposed to be "free" transfer from the city ended up being payable and charged at pretty high rates. The place is 40min away by car and so remote that it is inaccessible by any other means. Essentially,... More

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Address: san 769, Bakgong-ni, Imdong-myeon, Andong, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Gyeongsangbuk-do > Andong

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