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Guesthouse Phil-house

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   76-14 Guei-dong, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul 143-200, South Korea
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Ranked #19 of 311 Specialty Lodging in Seoul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
969094 Seoul, South Korea
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Seoul, South Korea
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

잠실 근방 볼 일을 보는데 숙소를 찾는다면 필하우스 추천합니다. 저는 8인 1실 도미토리에 묵었는데 가격도 아주 훌륭합니다. 아침으로 간단한 토스트와 커피를 주는데 나쁘지 않습니다. 전반적인 분위기-방 안이나 주방, 라운지 등 - 는 조용한 편인 것 같습니다. 제가 묵은 날은 아주 조용했습니다. 다음에도 또 갈 것 같습니다. location: if you find a place near Jamsil, it's a good choice. including breakfast:... More

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Canberra, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Postiives: it is very accessible to the subway system. although a bit far out from the city centre, the station was just two minutes' walk. room amenities were useful, particularly the little kitchenette, fridge and washing machine. good wifi in room. lots of restaurants and shops across the road. Negatives: we were let down by the lack of cleanliness and... More

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Singapore, Singapore
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This is my first time staying at Phil House. The place is nice and clean and provides free simple breakfast of toast, jam, butter, coffee and tea even though breakfast was not included in our Agoda booking. Location-wise is good as it is located just 50m from a subway station. The staff are friendly and helpful although they can;t speak... More

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Saint-Avit-De-Soulege, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

it is a great place to stay,is location is good which is by subway and there is a mini kitchen is the room,feels like home.and there is a large park, it is sooooooooooooooooooooooooo great!i would like come back to stay when I visit korea next time

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Sydney, Australia
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98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Stayed here some time ago but wanted to review still. A quiet, safe area that has character. The staff were helpful and some friendly too. The area was great, its close to a free children's park and zoo, many shops, food outlets and restaurants. The convenience store below was great for drinks and food and we found the people who... More

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Vladivostok, Russia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

A very quiet and safe place with everything necessary for a good rest. There is a private kitchennet in some rooms with the gas stove, a large fridge and a lot of cupboards. The utensiles for cooking can be taken on the first floor in the public kitchen where a plain breakfast served in the morning. There are small terraces... More

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Hillsborough, United Kingdom
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51 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This place is good to stay if you are in Seoul, right beside the subway which is handy to get to anywhere. The rooms are of average cleanliness but cleaned most days (not all) Free internet on computers and wifi, staff quite helpful, kitchen area clean and free breakfast is good. Free international calls is also a bonus. There are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

Overall the place was very clean. First of all, the fact that it is next to the subway station made it extremely convenient for me to travel around. Also, there is a kitchen in the first floor so that you can cook if you want to. Furthermore, the staff are very kind and nice. I really enjoyed my stay at... More

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4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We booked a single and double and on arrival, were given a triple which could not be changed due to them being full. A bit uncomfortable when you have only just met your daughters' boyfriend! - but I am guessing worse for him! The room was very clean and had a full kitchen but no cups, plates or glasses, though... More

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Boise, Idaho
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

we stayed at the Philhouse hotel in Seoul Korea for 2 weeks. It was a great location with a fabulous park and zoo located behind it. There was plenty of restaurants and shopping, subway, bus stop, and taxi stands close by as well. The room and a kitchenette and was very clean and comfortable.

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Address: 76-14 Guei-dong, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul 143-200, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Guesthouse Phil-house 2.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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