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Cirebon, Indonesia
Reviewed July 10, 2015

Our room was not too big, considering there were three of us sharing. But it was clean and quiet. Large flat screen were a plus. One time the hot water in the bathroom wasn't running, so I asked the receptionist. He then showed me (in understandable English) how to fiddle with the automatic control panel (similar to ours) to turn...

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Cebu City, Philippines
Reviewed March 17, 2015

Generally the hotel is a welcome alternative to a downtown hotel. Not much going on in the perimeters but there is a subway entrance nearby. The breakfast is just average .... If you want the same menu served for the next five days. The location and ambience of the hotel are also good if you are part of a Group...

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Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Booked into this hotel thru travel agent. Theres nothing around the hotel. Service was very slow and bad. Front desk and coffee house staff no smiling face and rude. Breakfast not much choice n not tasty. Need to clear the table after meal. If you put it at the wrong place ,waiter will give u a stern look n question...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed July 21, 2014

Space in the room are very small if it a couple bed. Pretty much the room is equip with basic things like TV, hair dryer, fridge, microwave, some pots a pans, kettle and cutleries. The bathroom is little too small as for showering. Might knock your hand when turning around scrubbing soap. The location is safe too even till late...

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Grenoble, France
Reviewed July 16, 2014

This hotel is really accessible, it is near two metro station. It is clean and has little and nice kitchen, good beds, big bathroom. Unfortunately the breakfast is not good. Don't forget it's a residence so you might have less service than in a hotel. Good value for money.

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Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed May 7, 2014

Although the location is not really near the city center, it's still convenient and safe. It take 1.5 subway hours from Inchon airport to the residence and probably 20 mins from residence to Doonta area. Good English speaking staff and comfortable room with large space to put all luggage and shoes once you go shopping a lot. The room is...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed April 9, 2014

I have to say the room is very clean, equipped with a proper kitchen and walk-in wardrobe, similar concept to a studio apartment. There is a washing machine available but everything was in Korean so you would need help to operate it. Did not have their breakfast so I can't comment on that however we did try to have coffee...

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1Thank Shelajoe
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 23, 2013

This apartment/Residence is quite new so taxi drivers may not be familiar with it. Be sure to take their hotel business card with you! Good location for us as its not sat in the middle of busy streets, you will appreciate the location once you hit Myeongdong shopping! Very easy to find if travelling on the Underground, 7mins walk from...

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3Thank JenT87
Reviewed September 14, 2013

Stayed for 3 nights here just last week. Reception staffs are not friendly and don't speak much English. Breakfast is included and it's terrible.Food is very lousy. Lucky Holly Cafe is just nearby. Rooms are clean and very functional (you can refer to hotel photos) The washing machine comes with dryer as well. But you need the hotel staffs to...

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4Thank poonie17
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed August 14, 2013

Location - A bit far from the city, nearest subway station - Dapsimni or Sindap (both abt 5mins walk) and around 20mins to Dongdaemun / Myeondong area for night market. No other notable building around the vicinity. It's more like a residential suburb to me. Apartment condition - Very new, considered fully furnished as it comes with kitchen and washing...

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Additional Information about Golden Forest Residence

Address: 6, Sagajeong-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 02603, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Hotel Class:3 star — Golden Forest Residence 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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“Don't apply for their breakfast. Breakfast is very bad quality food. Better go out and look for something t”
 of 5 bubbles Lqsoon, Jul 21, 2014 | Read review
“Maybe better to ask for river view rather than city view.”
  • TV and walk-in wardrobe
  • Double bed
  • Kitchenette
 of 5 bubbles JenT87, Oct 23, 2013 | Read review
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