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Commodore Hotel Gyeongju

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   422, Bomun-ro, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do KR, South Korea
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Ranked #11 of 22 hotels in Gyeongju
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We checked in on June 19, 2024. At that time one of the room's air conditioner was out of order. We ask them to fix it, but no one fix it so they couldn't sleep. We are so sorry.

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Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The rooms are really old and not well lid. The light bulb are very dim and the mattress is so cheap one. The room is small. The location is Ok since it is located near the lake so You can go for a walk .

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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115 reviews 115 reviews
24 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Gyeongju is a must see place in South Korea where the history of this beautiful land surfaces and materializes in many cultural heritage sites. The lake next to town is one of the country's most popular water sport destinations, it even has a amusement park at its shores. A place to stay can be the Commodore hotel, it is just... More

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Miami, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

This is a nice hotel with a friendly staff. Rooms were clean and we had a nice view of the lake. I dislike having to put the door key in the slot to turn on the lights but that seems to be common in korea. it's very annoying since if you have to get up at night you turn on... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Stated 5 star hotel, but was one of the worse room I ever stayed. Opened the door on my left is the bath room. Old bath tub with old slightly yellowish 2 inched tiles layed scross the bathroom. Vanity top was wooden thickly old painted. 3 single bed was in the room. All bed was Shaky as if you would... More

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Jurong, Singapore
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

We checked into this hotel on our first night in Busan. Looking for switches to brighten the room ended up in vain. We have to open our big luggage on the desk with the table lamp so that we could find the things we needed. There were three single beds provided for the two of us. The room looked old... More

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Hong Kong, China
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68 reviews 68 reviews
43 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

The rooms are OLD and absolutely need renovation. The restaurant is Ordinary, and staff COLD. The Only Good thing about the hotel is the View of the Bomun lake, which is very nice. But the windows cannot be opened to enjoy the beautiful autumn breeze.

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35 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

The first half of July is clearly a low season for this hotel and probably this whole resort area. The outdoor swimming pool was empty (they started to fill it for the season while we were there), the bar had nobody in it whenever we passed (except for 2 entertainers valiently battling through a set to an empty room), and... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

We stayed in this hotel for one night for a brief stay in Gyeongju. The hotel is situated by a lake where a number of the hotels seem to be rather than in the actually town itself. This isn't too much trouble as frequent buses depart from just outside. The hotel is quite dated although it was fine for our... More

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

I stayed here with my family during a vacation to Korea. While we enjoyed visiting the sights around Gyeongju, we found the hotel to be nothing spectacular. The rooms were adequate, but there were some small annoyances. The light and a/c controls were baffling, and we found ourselves simply having to unplug lights before we figured out how to turn... More

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Address: 422, Bomun-ro, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do KR, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Gyeongsangbuk-do > Gyeongju
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Commodore Hotel Gyeongju 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Commodore Hotel Gyeongju is Gyeongju’s first Five-star Hotel, standing amidst the 1,000-year history of Shilla Empire. It is one of the most important places in the history of Gyeongju. The world is changing fast, but we sometimes crave to take a rest in tradition. "The warmth of family found in welcoming tradition": This is the theme and service principle of Commodore Hotel Gyeongju .We promise to be the best hotel in Gyeongju, the greatest cultural city of Korea. ... more   less 
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