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Koreana Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   61-1 Taepyeongno 1-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-101, South Korea
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Ranked #94 of 393 Hotels in Seoul
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, UK
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights at the Koreana as part of a UKTI Delegation (UKTI chose the hotel). It is located in the financial district, and 5 minutes walk from the British Embassy. The hotel itself is well appointed, although it feels slightl dated; the rooms are reasonably spacious with a bathroom containing a tub and a separate shower. A word of... More

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Tokyo
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67 reviews 67 reviews
33 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We booked an executive twin, which was quite reasonable. Free wifi use of lounge (complementary buffet breakfast, snacks, drinks, evening light meals and alcohol ) newspaper Room is very clean, wonderful view of Namsan tower and the city. Deep bath soaked my stiff shoulder and leg. This property is totally Non-Smoking. One thing we dissapointed was a house keeper. On... More

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Houston, Texas
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56 reviews 56 reviews
40 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This is about a 40 minute taxi ride from Gimpo Airport. Located in nice area with plenty of restaurants. You do not notice the age of the hotel until you enter your room. Carpet is old and has plenty of cigarette burns. Room has flat screen, Wi-Fi (very slow to connect), mini bar, work desk, central air, plenty of hot... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Stayed on business and was working across the street at Seoul Finance Center. PROS Airport Shuttle goes directly to the Hotel - it's the first stop on the route into Seoul and the last stop out from Seoul and takes about 1hr. Very easy to get to and from Incheon. 16,000 KRW (17 USD) Crossing the street to where SFC... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The Hotel is nice , clean and very close to the business district. While everything was good, the only complaint we had was , they did not allow early checkin although the same was requested in the booking. They finally gave a room but partially charged for it. Would definitely come back if they are a little flexible !!

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New York City, New York
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I stayed only one night at this hotel. It was comfortable and met my needs. The free breakfast and happy hour food and drink were nice perks to go along with the executive room. Although the room wasn't huge, it worked out fine for me. I didn't care much for the small bathroom, but for one night it didn't matter.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

comporty and feeling home, friendly staffs. foods are very yummy. The rooms are very clean, also I triped around city of Seoul. The hotel was located in the centre of Seoul, very convinient and easy to go

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bangkok, thailand
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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We stayed in this hotel for 3 nights and it was splendid! We were upgraded to an executive room and this added to the thrill and excitement. Strategically located in the heart of the city, this is very accessible to shop, eat, and visit tourist spots in Seoul even on foot! The famous Nandaemun and Myeongdong shopping areas are just... More

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Grand Anse, Grenada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Spent 12 days while attending the South Korean-Caribbean Youth Exchange. The location of the hotel is awesome, its at the center of everything and taxi service is convenient. The staff is super friendly and always willing to serve at the snap of a finger.The rooms we not 'wow' but were clean and well put together. Breakfast was lovely ,however, lunch... More

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Moscow, Russia
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We have been staying at Koreana hotel for at least 10 years. It was very conveniant indeed. Situated in the heart of the Korean capital, with the airport shuttle bus service. BUT the things started to go worse several years ago. But still it was not that bad. Untill now when I felt like that's it. I'm not gonna stay... More

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Address: 61-1 Taepyeongno 1-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-101, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Koreana Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 337
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