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Hotel Kobos

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   13-12 Yeouido-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Ranked #129 of 396 hotels in Seoul
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Vladivostok, Russia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

bad things were: - some trash in the corner of the room which was not cleaned well even on the first day; too much dust on the computer and on the bed-head; I put the sign "please, do my room" every day and there was no change at all!!! - breakfast was awful!!! Almost no food, fruits (bananas actually) looked... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

I don't expect much from a hotel in a major city center for such a price. You get what you paid for. I stayed in executive room for 4 nights... The room is apparently larger than a standard one and has a huge Jacuzzi tub and steam room in the shower. Room layout can be thought trough better, I guess... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Stayed here back in 2008 and always meant to rate my experience. My room was great, the bathroom was like a mini sauna and the staff were quite pleasant and friendly. I suppose it doesn't hurt that I speak Korean. Yoido is a hot location and this hotel is situated strategically. If you need quick access to the parliament building,... More

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

The Kobos's furniture was pretty old and breakfast was so poor, nothing to enjoy in this hotel but location near the city center. The restaurant was so small and you must be waiting if you stay up late.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Kobos is an average basic hotel with decent price . It has not much services but decent room with decent cleanness. I stayed in executive room and had a whirlpool which worked ok. The heating was good. The location is convenient. It was close to IFC shopping mall. The bad part is that room is somewhat small and the fridge... More

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Munich, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

The best thing about Kobos is the location. There is a direct limousine bus line from Incheon Airport - 6030 - that will take you almost in front of the hotel, in about one hour (one stop only) and it will only set you back 15,000 WON (about 10 Euro). Same goes when headed back to the airport, with a... More

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Pohang, South Korea
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31 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

My first criterion for choosing a hotel in a large city is proximity to metro station. Hotel Kobos is within walking distance of two stations. In three stops (including one transfer) you can be in Hongdae where there are tons of shops, restaurants, bars, etc. It's great! (Also, taxis in Seoul are CHEAP so don't feel like you need to... More

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Moscow, Russia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

we've stayed at Kobos for 4 nights. the hotel was chosen by our travel agent. perhaps we should have spend some more time on checking the hotels by ourselves. definitely this was not the best choice. though the location is perfect (metro station is just 5 mins walking distance; many eating places are just next to the hotel etc) the... More

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Chiang Mai
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26 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013 via mobile

Located in a quieter area near National Assembly. A 5 minute walk from the Subway and lots of eating places nearrby. The airport bus stops 5 minutes walk away . The staff were fantastic, helpful and welcoming. The room was a treat, heated floors, filtered water machine and a computer in the room. The bathroom was huge with a spa... More

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Hong Kong
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21 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Because of the price, I was worried this was going to be a love hotel. Some personal care products in the room made it feel that way. But it wasn’t. Hotel in good location walking distance to subway and airport bus. Room, facing street, was quiet. Bed was comfortable enough. Breakfast was free and adequate but getting seating was tough.... More

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Address: 13-12 Yeouido-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service
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Ranked #129 of 396 hotels in Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Kobos 3*
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