We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 279 Busan B&Bs / inns

Samwonjang Motel

2.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   58-1 Nampodong 5-ga Jung-gu, Busan 600-045, South Korea
Hotel amenities
Samwonjang Motel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Save
You added Samwonjang Motel to your Saves list
Ranked #15 of 279 Busan B&B and Inns
A recent review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014
Keith K Pyeongtaek, South Korea
Write a Review

36 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    3
    21
    8
    3
    1
See reviews for
3
13
13
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (36)
  • Mar-May only
    (9)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (8)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (10)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (9)
All months
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I had booked a room through hostel world and received an email 4 days before I was due in busan saying that the room is no longer available. I just find this unacceptable, I like to be organised and know where I am going. Also the international film festival is on now so many of the cheaper decent hotels are... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pyeongtaek, South Korea
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
10 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

My wife and I spent three nights here while visiting Busan. When we arrived we found we would be in one room for the first night and would then move to another room for the next two nights. The first room was on the first floor which made for great access. Unfortunately, when we showed up at 1400 they still... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Seoul, South Korea
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The room was clean but we had no windows, it looked like it was last refurbished in the 1970s and it was quite small. I still recommend it though because it was priced accordingly and I believe the most important quality is cleanliness. The staff were friendly and the location is PERFECT! I think I remember a water cooler to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hong Kong, China
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This place is a dive. We stayed here on the strength of the other tripadvisor reviews which was a mistake. Eaten alive by Mosquitos during the night and also had to ask the staff to remove a gigantic cockroach from a light shade. I was expecting a small, basic room but wasn't expecting it to be so dingy. The aged... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed here 3 nights in mid May. The location, a very short walk to both the Jagalchi Market and the BIFF Square is unbeatable for the price. It is pretty quiet for being in such a busy area. They have free wifi that works well and our room had a tv and AC ( we didn't... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

stayed here for four nights in spring..we stayed in the korean style room as me & my husband hv always wanted to experience the korean mattress..it was a good one. the room was small but fair enough with the cheap price we paid. it was even bigger than the motel room we went in our country. there were basic amenities... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Puchong
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
76 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Book through booking.com. You can also book directly from them by email, both the same price. Got a room for 35,000 won per night. Room is basic but clean with good hot water and heated floors. Has wifi , mini refrigerator and TV. Owner Kim is very friendly and he will go all the way to help you. Motel is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Nov 30,2013 - My journey to Busan from Seoul, reach the hotel early in the morning. The old lady asked me and daughter& son sleeping in their room before check in at noon. So nice lady, I think she might be a mother of the owner,Sam won Jang who also very kind. The room with a small fridge, TV, water-heater,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Its located very closed to main sightseeing spots. We booked there because of cheap roomrate. If you are ok with small room, minimum service, then this is the best place for you. There was no bathtowel (only large face towel is provided), and I felt that the room was a wet and a bit dirty.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
457 reviews 457 reviews
114 hotel reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

This is a easy access Motel from airport, train or bus station as there is a good metro system in Busan and the place is next to the famous Jagalchi market, more shopping stores & restaurants than you need and an intensive underground market from where you can join the famous Lotte Tower Aqua Mall who produce, by the way,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Samwonjang Motel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Samwonjang Motel

Address: 58-1 Nampodong 5-ga Jung-gu, Busan 600-045, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Busan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Samwonjang Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Agoda, Priceline, TripOnline SA, HostelBookers, Despegar.com, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Samwonjang Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

28 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (15)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (14)
Viewed
Other (14)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay