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The-K Hotel Seoul

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   70, Baumoe-ro 12-gil, Seocho-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Ranked #223 of 388 hotels in Seoul
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

I stayed 3 nights here for business purpose so even though the location is a bit far from city center, it was not really a minus point. Traveling is convenient enough by hotel shuttle bus to Yang-jae subway station. You can also take a taxi from there to the hotel which costs only $5. The room is clean and quite... More

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The-K_Seoul_Hotel, 매니저 at The-K Hotel Seoul, responded to this review

Dear Vingrau, thank you for taking the time to write your valuable feedback on our hotel. As you mentioned The K hotel is located in attractive natural place. So We service 3types of jogging trails for clients, We would like that you enjoy this if you come again. Meanwhile our hotel is close to city center ( just 1 subway... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

The hotel is located on a large plot (which can be utilised even more imaginatively). It serves very good breakfast and lunch buffet spreads. The E-Mart is within a walking distance and so is a forest garden. The staff is polite, helpful and speaks good English. The conference facilities conform to international norms. Housekeeping standards are of a high order.... More

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The-K_Seoul_Hotel, 매니저 at The-K Hotel Seoul, responded to this review

Dear RajeevP304, thank you for choosing The K Hotel Seoul for your recent stay and for taking the time to write your valuable feedback on our hotel. Our associates are always trying to do our best in order to provide guests utmost service. Therefore, we are delight to hear that you were satisfied with our service. And also thank you... More

Glendale, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

I chose this hotel based on location and price on a discount site. What shocked me was the cost of anything here. A cup of Americans coffee is $9 and the breakfast buffet is $26. The coffee shop offers no food and the buffet is the only option. Web is $10 a day, but it is noon to noon everyday,... More

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The-K_Seoul_Hotel, 매니저 at The-K Hotel Seoul, responded to this review

Dear . RCCCMARK We apologise for not meeting your expectations, particularly in reference to your experience concerning cost and service. Most of all we appreciate that you gave us suggestion of direction for improvement. The-K Seoul Hotel needs customer's opinion so yours did good for our service Thank you again for having stayed with us and for having brought all... More

Las Pinas
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911 reviews 911 reviews
201 hotel reviews
450 helpful votes 450 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

This is an older hotel and while the rooms are clean, the rooms need renovating. The beds are rather firm and the pillows are lumpy. The towels are OK but there is only one small bar of soap provided and it's not even replenished every day. There are two small bottles of mineral water. I had difficulty trying to adjust... More

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Tokamachi, Japan
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

Nice hotel. Nice breakfast. Nice service. But the location is not good. We stayed 3 nights on a business trip. 30 minutes' drive takes us to the hotel from downtown. If heavy traffic is expected, you should avoid using a taxi or a bus. Apart from this, this hotel is almost perfect. If you pay 1000 won, you can use... More

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Boston, MA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2011

This is a hotel, the level of which is somewhat equivalent to Marriott Residence or Hyatt Place, etc. - it's almost there, but not quite the international level, which is expected as Korea is not known for being the tourist destination (except for other Asians). My room was clean and the BREAKFAST WAS FANTASTIC (with various food selections and on-site... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2011

Rooms are basically clean but they are really old, giving them a slightly dingy look. Paint peeling off the furnishings, mysterious dark spots on the carpets, calcified goo on the soap dish...that sort of thing. But critical things, like bed sheets and towels, are clean. I can't imagine why anybody would want to stay here unless they were going to... More

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Marikina, Philippines
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

Service is very good, but not all staff members are fluent in English, so guests must be patient. Be warned that the hotel is very far from the center of Seoul. Although there is a free shuttle service, which is very helpful and always prompt, most areas of interest in central Seoul are still very far from the station where... More

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san francisco
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2010

The downsides: very remote location with very few amenities nearby. Isolated and far from city central. You will need to know the right bus to take or trust taxi to take you where you need to go. very poorly equipped with basic amenities like shampoo and other basic bathroom toilettires other hotels give out complimentarily Staff has improved somewhat. I... More

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
41 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2010

We stayed here for a conference being held in the hotel complex, so it was really the only choice. It is like an average chain hotel, but the nightly rate strictly includes the room only. Everything else has to be paid for (breakfast, internet, fitness, shampoos which are part of the minibar for some reason). The only extras you don't... More

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Address: 70, Baumoe-ro 12-gil, Seocho-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The-K Hotel Seoul 3.5*
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