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.

“Conveniently located for Gagnam” 4 of 5 stars
Review of LEX Tourist Hotel

Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Save
You added LEX Tourist Hotel to your Saves list
LEX Tourist Hotel
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   588, Gangnam-daero, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 135-813, South Korea   |  
Hotel amenities
Ranked #142 of 414 Hotels in Seoul
Biarritz, France
Top Contributor
324 reviews 324 reviews
51 hotel reviews
Reviews in 102 cities Reviews in 102 cities
198 helpful votes 198 helpful votes
“Conveniently located for Gagnam”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

The hotel feels like a business hotel but has a high standard of decoration and excellent customer service. There is free wifi in all of the rooms which can be a little slow at times but it is free after all.

As a previous reviewer mentioned, there are no shower curtains. This is not a big deal apart from the wet socks when I wandered into the bathroom after a shower. Maybe it just isn't the done thing in Korea.

Lots and lots of food choices in the area to avoid going across the river to other side of Seoul.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

22 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    8
    7
    4
    3
    0
See reviews for
5
4
3
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Thai first
  • Any
English first
Singapore, Singapore
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

I wanted to stay near Garosugil and found this little gem on the google map! It is just about 10 mins walk to Garosugil via Sinsadong underground pathway exit 3, which is just 3 mins down the hotel. Airport limo bus 6009 stop is also 3 mins walk from the hotel. Though it doesn't have a 'grand' entrance but the rooms are clean, comfortable bed, big TV with hundreds of channels in Korean and English, free water bottles, amenities etc. My only complaint was, no shower curtain!
Next to the hotel there's a convenient store which comes in handy for Ramen supper.
A good, value for money, budget business hotel. Maybe it used to be a love hotel?

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
mm/dd/yyyy mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay
Hotels you might also like...

Been to LEX Tourist Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about LEX Tourist Hotel

Address: 588, Gangnam-daero, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 135-813, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Hotel Style:
Ranked #142 of 414 Hotels in Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — LEX Tourist Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Agoda and Odigeo so you can book your LEX Tourist Hotel 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.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage LEX Tourist Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.