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Golden Forest Residence

3.0 of 5 Condominium   |   6, Sagajeong-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 130-030, South Korea
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
5 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Space in the room are very small if it a couple bed. Pretty much the room is equip with basic things like TV, hair dryer, fridge, microwave, some pots a pans, kettle and cutleries. The bathroom is little too small as for showering. Might knock your hand when turning around scrubbing soap. The location is safe too even till late... More 

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Grenoble, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This hotel is really accessible, it is near two metro station. It is clean and has little and nice kitchen, good beds, big bathroom. Unfortunately the breakfast is not good. Don't forget it's a residence so you might have less service than in a hotel. Good value for money.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Although the location is not really near the city center, it's still convenient and safe. It take 1.5 subway hours from Inchon airport to the residence and probably 20 mins from residence to Doonta area. Good English speaking staff and comfortable room with large space to put all luggage and shoes once you go shopping a lot. The room is... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I have to say the room is very clean, equipped with a proper kitchen and walk-in wardrobe, similar concept to a studio apartment. There is a washing machine available but everything was in Korean so you would need help to operate it. Did not have their breakfast so I can't comment on that however we did try to have coffee... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

This apartment/Residence is quite new so taxi drivers may not be familiar with it. Be sure to take their hotel business card with you! Good location for us as its not sat in the middle of busy streets, you will appreciate the location once you hit Myeongdong shopping! Very easy to find if travelling on the Underground, 7mins walk from... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Stayed for 3 nights here just last week. Reception staffs are not friendly and don't speak much English. Breakfast is included and it's terrible.Food is very lousy. Lucky Holly Cafe is just nearby. Rooms are clean and very functional (you can refer to hotel photos) The washing machine comes with dryer as well. But you need the hotel staffs to... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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27 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Location - A bit far from the city, nearest subway station - Dapsimni or Sindap (both abt 5mins walk) and around 20mins to Dongdaemun / Myeondong area for night market. No other notable building around the vicinity. It's more like a residential suburb to me. Apartment condition - Very new, considered fully furnished as it comes with kitchen and washing... More 

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Macau, China
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Basically it was a newly furnished service apartment. The room was small but comfortable. There was in-room kitchen and washing machine. Unfortunately my friend and I went to Seoul for leisure so we expected more. The location was away from the main tourist districts so it took about 15 to 20 mins by subway for getting the main shopping areas.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Pro - The hotel seems a little small but its packed with all the necessary amenities, floor heating, air condition, water heater, huge fridge, walk in wardrobe, washing machine & and stove with cooking utensils. Definitely a great place to stay in if you are those traveler that prefers to be back at the hotel early during your trips. The... More 

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Jakarta
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88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013 via mobile

This place is a residence-apartment mix use,located in an area that's not suitable if you are on a tight schedule,it's a decent city accommodation but locationwise, there are better place, and the area is intimidating at night. B'fast is like in a military barrack,but for quick-on-the-go type person,should be so-so,there are plenty cafes along the street

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Address: 6, Sagajeong-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 130-030, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Golden Forest Residence 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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