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Hotel Phoenix Busan

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8-1 Nampo-dong 5-ga, Jung-gu, Busan, South Korea
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Ranked #31 of 125 hotels in Busan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013
P T Makati
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
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Makati
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

The title and the other reviews pretty much say it all - this hotel is mainly about the location, and that's it. It's a very old and sketchy hotel, lacking amenities. You will find a lot of people staying in it though, mostly Japanese tourists. My boyfriend and I booked a standard room at Hotel Phoenix for our last night... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2011

We picked this hotel cause it was given a fair rating in a review and we were stuck for somewhere. Big mistake. Spent 3 night there (and the only reason we didnt leave straight away was cause we couldnt afford another place after paying for this). The place was dirty and run down. There was a mouse trap or something... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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140 reviews 140 reviews
51 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2010

We spent one night here. Location was great, close to the fish markets, other shops/markets and Pusan Tower. Hotel was old and a bit shabby but ok generally. Staff friendly and helpful. Would recommend for a short stay only.

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Sydney
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2010

This hotel is about three metro stops from Busan Central Station or 5000 won by taxi. It is right in the heart of town, close to transport, shopping, fish markets, wharves, cinemas, great restaurants and Busan Tower. Hotel is a little old looking, but the rooms are large. Although on a busy road, the traffic noise was not a problem.... More

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Fukuoka, Japan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2010

the hotel is very run down, but the room was clean. Excelent location beside PIFF plaza and Gukje market. Front desk can speak english and japanese! A good option for the budget traveler.

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Brisbane, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2009

I was a bit worried about staying at this hotel after reading reviews online - but it really wasn't bad. Yes it is very outdated, but the rooms were clean and large, the beds comfortable and the staff were friendly. Yes there was a can of insect repellent on the table - but I suspect it was for whacking the... More

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Singapore
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2008

I must say this hotel is located in a wonderful location, just that it's a bit too far from the actual subway station. The size of the room is what you get for the little amount you paid. The staffs at the reception area were wonderful and they understood english, which is brilliant. But the hotel itself need a little... More

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South korea
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2007

A terrible Hotel, and a complete rip off! The service is not great and the rooms are way below standard for Korea. We had electricity cords sticking out of the wall right next to where we slept. The whole hotel needs a paint job, it needs to be recarpeted, modernised the works!!! Dont stay there as there are many other... More

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1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2006

The air conditioner is so old that you never feel its effect. Besides the room and corridors are dirty and smells awfully. First thing you can see in the romm is the insect killer spray. I spent one night out of four days booking. The hotel club discounted two night as part of their rib off policy and the hotel... More

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Vancouver Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2006

We stayed one night at Phoenix Hotel in Busan Korea. The hotel is conveniently located in the downtown area of Nampodong. Subway station is right outside the hotel, shopping and restaurants are just down the streets to our left side. It is very clean and tidy however it tended to be outdated. It was over 20 degrees and the hotel... More

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Address: 8-1 Nampo-dong 5-ga, Jung-gu, Busan, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Busan
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Ranked #31 of 125 hotels in Busan
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Phoenix Busan 3*
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