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Jongnowon Motel

2.0 of 5 29 Iksun-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-340, South Korea
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Manila, Philippines
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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this hostel for 8 days and 7 nights. First 4 nights were in a Triple room. It was spacious enough for 3 people all with luggages. The beddings, comforter and pillow cases were all in clean and excellent condition. Beds were firm and it was just my kind of bed. The Triple Room has it's own bathroom (with... More

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Chino Hills, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Jongnowon is your home away from home.It is run by family members.Location is great seems like everything is 10 mins away from anguk train station, insadong shopping center,airport bus station & palaces.There are several small restaurants /stores just outside the hostel.Rooms are quite small suited for asians.There are english speaking receptionist during daytime but none at night.Kitchen is big enough... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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64 reviews 64 reviews
23 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

I was able to walk to all the main sites from this hotel which saves on costs. The reception were helpful, there is good Wifi, and the rooms are nice and spacious, they were also nice and clean. i was only woken up by other people slamming their doors selfishly, but it wasnt too much of a problem. Price for... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

One of the things I was looking for in a cheap place was the cleanliness. This was by far, the cleanest motel/guesthouse I have ever been to. Because it was newly furnished, I managed to get a 10% discount. It cost me around $36 a night, ($40 was the original price) for a single room. I had a fairly large... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

Recently rebuild the property is now up to date and very modern.The location is excellent as it is walking distance to many tourist areas as well as bus and subway transportation, also many restaurants just outside of the guest house. I had stayed there before and they were always very welcoming even though they do not speak english they really... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2011

This is a decent motel if you just want somewhere to dump your bags, shower and sleep each night. Located 5 minutes away from a temple (forgot the name) and about 10 minutes from the subway Line 3 and airport bustop. Lots of shops nearby like GS25 and such where you can buy snacks/drink. I had a single room and... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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40 reviews 40 reviews
32 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2011

This is probably the cheapest tourist motel you can find in Seoul. Location: bus stop, airport bus and subway are all in walking distance. There are plenty of places to eat and many tourist attractions (palace, insadong, bukchon village) are within 10 min. walk. However, we had difficulty finding it the first time. It is next to Banana backpackers and... More

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Address: 29 Iksun-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-340, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Jongnowon Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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