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    Seoul 53 Hotel

    53, Donhwamun-ro 11na-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03995, South Korea
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    1 - 5 of 33 reviews

    Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

    The hotel is located near Jongno 3(sam)-ga station at exit 6. Rooms are not sound proof, quite small but beds are comfortable. Wifi is great here too. At night, you can find several food tents (pojang macha) and cheap eateries located near exit 6, which...More

    4  Thank jxxxli
    Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

    The hotel is located near the famous Seoul attractions like castles, palaces, so you will have an opportunity to discover the city, its architecture and culture. Eateries with national cuisine are spread widely nearby. Underground is just 5 mins away, and a shopping district MyeongDong...More

    Thank IggySem
    Response from 53HotelSeoul, 오너 at Seoul 53 HotelResponded October 24, 2016

    Dear IggySem, Thanks for your stay with us. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay in Seoul. We will keep improving our service quality to be the 'best value budget hotel in Seoul' and look foward to hosting you again in your...More

    Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

    The hotel is near the subway, so it very easy to get to places. Room is average but good enough consider the price is not expensive. We stayed here for 4 nights and enjoyed it very much! Will recommended this hotel.

    1  Thank Suki L
    Response from 53HotelSeoul, General Manager at Seoul 53 HotelResponded September 5, 2016

    Dear Suki, Thanks for your stay with us and we appreciate your review. We will do our further best to provide better service in your next Seoul trip. ^ ^ Have a nice day!

    Reviewed July 6, 2016

    POSITIVES – Relatively cheap, good location, good staff. NEGATIVES – breakfast worse than dire (is an embarrassment). Limited reception. No air con instructions. SUMMARY – Overall Seoul is not cheap and this is a very basic hotel. New owners still have learning to do -...More

    Thank Nothernman
    Response from 53HotelSeoul, 오너 at Seoul 53 HotelResponded July 10, 2016

    Dear Nothernman, Thanks for your stay with us and I appreciate your honest review which will help us a lot to improve our service quality. Also, I apologize for the all negatives of our hotel which must have caused inconvenience for you. It was unfortunate...More

    Reviewed May 18, 2016

    Seoul53 is relatively cheap for its location. It provides soap, shampoo and small towels - which are reasonable for the price paid. However, when we checked in on 14 May, the staff at the counter was rather rude to us when we requested for additional...More

    1  Thank MonicaGabriel
    Response from 53HotelSeoul, 오너 at Seoul 53 HotelResponded July 10, 2016

    Dear Monica, Thank you very much your valuable feedback and we are sorry for the unpleasant experience in our hotel. Since the new management team started operation of Seoul 53 Hotel Insadong from June 1 this year, we have improved service quality a lot compare...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • $27 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 31
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    • Gwanghwamun / Jongno
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    Gwanghwamun / Jongno
    If Gwanghwamun is the unofficial living room of Seoul,
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    with history and culture in its palaces, shrines, and
    temples. Stand in the center of Gwanghwamun Square
    with Gyeongbokgung Palace and Mt. Bugak in front of
    you, King Sejong the Great statue behind you, and
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    AnneCheong
    May 16, 2016|
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    Response from 53HotelSeoul | Property representative |
    Dear Anne, Our hotel building has an elevator. You don't have to worry about it. Happy Korea trip! Best regards, Seoul 53 Hotel Insadong Management
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