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Hotel Seokyo

130, Yanghwa-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul 121-210, South Korea
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Ranked #201 of 408 Hotels in Seoul
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015
datkidjohnny Tokyo, Japan
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Tokyo, Japan
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43 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Government hotel, or official tourist hotel approved or some other title. It's an 80's~ 4.5* hotel that it still well run. Can't say I was too amazed by it. needed to stay in that area, that's where it started and ended. WIR? most likely i wont.

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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We traveled to Seoul, S Korea in May 2011 for the adoption of our son. We weren't able to get a room at our agencies guest house or in The Somerset, which were our first choices. We ended up getting a room at the Seokyo. It was incredibly humid during this time and we were only given one key to... More 

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Downunder
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013 via mobile

Stayed her for three nights for work recently. The location is good but that's really all they've got. The free lobby wifi is woefully inadequate. One wafer thin pillow on the bed and when I called and asked for one more for me and my colleague I was told there was only one spare pillow in the whole hotel! Whaaaat?... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Hotel is great, clean, tidy and location is the best ever! So many restaurants close by you can walk for hours through street after street. Wifi in lobby and bar is average and none in rooms which is a real pain. Highly recommended

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HotelSeokyo7300, 제너럴 매니저 at Hotel Seokyo, responded to this review

Dear our valuable guest,   Thank you very much for your recent stay at Hotel Seokyo, and truly appreciate on your valuable feedback regarding our facilities and services. Your feedback is highly valuable for us to find out how we will exceed our guest satisfaction, and to improve quality of services. I will share your feedback with all the staff... More 

Pordenone, Italy
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

I stayed here for one night as I explored the chaotic nightlife of Hongdae. You couldn't ask for a better location for this art infused music infested district. A 6 minute walk from almost any hotspot in Hongdae is what this place has going for them. The hotel itself is clean, well taken care of, and comfortable considering the price... More 

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HotelSeokyo7300, 제너럴 매니저 at Hotel Seokyo, responded to this review

Dear our valuable guest, Thank you very much for your stay at Hotel Seokyo, and we are more than happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and hotspots nearby our hotel. I will share your review with all the staff to make our guest happier as you reminded us how we should take care of our guest... More 

Vancouver
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106 reviews 106 reviews
22 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

This hotel was chosen for me by the conference organizers. The location was fine. The staff spoke little English. The room was large. The view of many Seoul rooftops was uninspiring. But I had no issue with the hotel until leaving, when I was charged for minibar drinks that I did not indulge in. In spite of pointing out that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013 via mobile

Read the review before going where some gave a low review but for the price paid a pleasant surprise. Location by Hongik station, just outside the door, and area filled with shops, bars, cafees and restaurants but still quite at evening. Room nice, clean and ok size for a major city, free internet in the lobby, though not in the... More 

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HotelSeokyo7300, 제너럴 매니저 at Hotel Seokyo, responded to this review

Dear our valuable guest, Thank you very much for your stay at Hotel Seokyo, and we will endeavor to make our guest stay in more pleasant environment. There will be no doubt that we will focus on upgrading our services including software and hardware of the hotel. We hope that you had a very memorable experience with us and keep... More 

Hong Kong, China
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94 reviews 94 reviews
87 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

stayed for 1N, had made a reservation online right before arriving. they had very big difficulties finding my booking and did not at first honor the voucher i had received, suggested that i'd wait for a couple of hours, even though it was well past the check-in time. i refused, and after a couple of phone calls they found the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

A friend that lives in South Korea booked this hotel for my boyfriend and I. We only stayed one night, but we were fine with the room. It was very close to the area we wanted to be in. We were looking to go out and have a good time, and this hotel was just fine for that. I thought... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

The hotel is just OK. The location is good: conveniently close to a train station, and is surrounded by plenty of shops & restaurants as there is a university nearby. But the hotel is looking a bit old - it is clean and neat but the furniture and bathrooms looks old. There are new hotels nearby so they will meet... More 

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