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    Maru Guesthouse 2

    25-13, Namdaemun-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul 04526, South Korea
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    06/11/2017 06/12/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          $53
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          Overview
          • Excellent14%
          • Very good35%
          • Average21%
          • Poor21%
          • Terrible7%
          Jul 10, 2014
          “Cheap, you get what you pay!”
          May 15, 2014
          “It is cheap enough”
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Kitchenette
          Free Parking
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          Reviewed July 10, 2014

          After arriving to Guesthouse the Maru at Namdaemun I was surprised how tight and small the place were compared to the pictures. It seems that the room looked wide in the picture, but in reality it was small (the bed took all the place). The...More

          5  Thank Lolly S
          Reviewed May 15, 2014

          It is cheap that living in shared room ~usd23 per night. The location is good. 10mins to city hall station. But quite far away to myeongdong ~20mins. Quite tired to walk back after shopping. The basement was full of flies. Never end. I didn't live...More

          2  Thank ellyly
          Reviewed March 10, 2014

          We stayed in Maru Guesthouse 2 during our trip to Korea. It has lots of pros and no cons from me. First it is very accessible since it is near Bank of Korea and City Hall. Second lots of attraction near it like the Myeongdong,...More

          6  Thank Phan2mTraveler
          Reviewed November 7, 2013

          Location is perfect. It is walking distance from Myeongdong (around 10 minutes)and Namdaemun (around 3 minutes). Just a few meters away is the main road where you can easily ride the bus, take the train, or get a cab. You get a good view of...More

          4  Thank vebchan
          Reviewed September 15, 2013

          I stayed for 8 days at the Maru Guesthouse near the City Hall station in Seoul. I felt very comfortable there. The rooms and kitchen were very clean and comfortable. The place as a cozy, homey feel to it.The staff Sally and Kim were very...More

          2  Thank ElizabethAnneHill
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • $16 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 28
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          • Myeongdong / Namdaemun
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          Yusef43
          Hi can a single man rent one private room for 2 months ? and how much will it cost
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          Phoebeteoh21
          Hi I saw the offer price for RM 222 per night. May I know is for 3 single bed or what?
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