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    20, Samil-daero 32ga-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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    1 - 5 of 254 reviews

    Reviewed May 25, 2017

    This hotel is situated in a convenient locality of Insadong. It's spot is a little hidden for first time visitors but surely would be able to get over it within hours. The 10 storey high building is just standing behind the Ibis Insadong Hotel and...More

    4  Thank malaichai
    Reviewed April 26, 2017

    Location,location,location. This is the hotel's main selling point. Walking distance to almost all the places that make it to the first-time tourist's South Korea bucket list: 1. Palaces (Gyeongbokgung, Changdeokgung, Changgyeonggung, Unhyeonggung) 2. Shopping for handicrafts and cosmetics (Insadong, Myeongdong, Jonggak Underground) 3. Shrines and...More

    1  Thank Anabeth T
    Reviewed April 26, 2017

    I was in South Korea three weeks ago with a friend. This hotel is walking distance to two famous palaces, Gyeongbokgung and Changdeokgung. Also if you are taking advantage of their very reliable subway system, this is walking distance from the Anguk Subway. We met...More

    2  Thank Yan C
    Reviewed April 24, 2017

    I stayed here for three nights as a solo traveler. Great price for a Hotel with all the facilities you will need and in a fantastic location. Breakfast was basic but nice and all you can eat. The Hotel itself is a bit tired, as...More

    1  Thank StarryKnight101
    Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

    Hotel in a very convenient location, walking distance to many attractions of Seoul. I've spend one week there with my brother. We got an invitation for buffet lunch from the owner! He took us to the place we wouldn't find by ourselves, he explained us...More

    1  Thank Sandra W
    Lotte Hotel Seoul
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    • $28 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Best Value Hotel in Seoul
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    • Number of rooms
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    Gwanghwamun / Jongno
    If Gwanghwamun is the unofficial living room of Seoul,
    Jongno is the main hallway connecting some of Seoul’s
    most important historic sites and neighborhoods. Being
    one of Seoul’s oldest neighborhoods, the area is rich
    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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    March 31, 2017|
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    March 6, 2017|
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    Response from Brian888888888 | Reviewed this property |
    They provided a toothbrush because I took the one provided home and used it there. I forget whether they provided toothpaste because I brought my own, but I think there was a small tube.
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    Hi We were only in Seoul overnight staying at the Hotel Icon but we went to the old palace which is probably less than 200 meters away - back to the Main Street where the buses run. It has scenes in most of the rooms so... More
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