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Sarangbang Motel

106 Gwanhun-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Ranked #128 of 536 Seoul B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Some pros: - Reasonable price considering that it’s located in the famous Insadong neighbourhood and near the Anguk station. It's also walking distance from the Gyeongbokgung & Changdeokgung palaces and Bukchon village. - Lots of amenities, such as toothbrush, hair products, etc. - Sufficient hot water - The room is quite clean and comfortable Some cons: - The hotel did... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
32 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

I stayed at this hotel for one night during NYE because it was within walking distance of the party I wanted to be at and the price was right. Some pros: LOCATION! It's tucked in a little alley in Insadong, very close to Anguk station. I found it quite easy to find, but I've been living in Korea for awhile... More

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Air Itam, Malaysia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Although for foreigners not easy to find this motel (for me its hotel standard), nevertheless once you got hold of the area (Insadong) a good vicinity. The hotel has hot water, cable TV, air conditioning (during winter you can even have hot air), free tea bags and coffee. Hot water near stair case and free wifi too (that's the beauty... More

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Seattle, Washington
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85 reviews 85 reviews
11 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Yes, this does happen to be a love hotel, one of the pervasive hotels in Korea that couples can rent by the hour. But that isn’t the reason I’m giving Hotel Sarangbang a low review. It actually turned out to be pretty reasonable and had a surprising amount of amenities, an English-speaking staff, and even an in-room computer (which was... More

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Miami Beach, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

If you love the liveliness of Insadong, then this hotel is right in the mix of things. It's a hotel with good service and amenities. It's in a refurbished building so there is no elevator or lobby. It is cozy and comfortable. The Wi-Fi, hot water, all work well. Everything stated they have. I would come back. It is so... More

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
21 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Mixed feelings about this stay and ultimately I can’t look back and say I enjoyed it. My plane landed at 7am and I arrived at the hotel at 11am to be met with a short sharp greeting “Check in at 2pm”. He made no attempt to see if the room was ready or not. There was no reasoning or discussion... More

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Address: 106 Gwanhun-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
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