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Pyongyang North Korea See on map
AMENITIES
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
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Reviewed June 29, 2017

We were prepared for a low standard, so with such expectations I would say it did quite well. Staff were friendly and attentive and the rooms were alright. After a more basic experience at the hotel in the DMZ we were delighted to get back...More

3  Thank Ian D
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

Awesome and adventurous stay. Pyongyang is definitely worth a trip and unsurprisingly there are only 3 hotels available for tourists in the city. The biggest one looks like a rocket and is under ongoing construction process since about 20 years. However, under normal hotel evaluation...More

4  Thank Tim B
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Spent three nights here. The new lobby is not indicative of the accomadations. Lobby is beautiful marble, cafe, kind of a bar, and small grocery store at one end. Rooms were okay in size, beds were very firm (hard), but we were so busy each...More

2  Thank William S
Reviewed May 1, 2017

I spent 3 nights here last July 16. It was certainly a little dated - a 70's time warp, but we had great views of the surrounding neighborhood. The staff were a little reserved but then again our guides did all the dealing with them....More

1  Thank Kirsty P
Reviewed April 21, 2017

The two best hotel options in Pyongyang are the Koryo Hotel and the Yanggakdo Hotel. The Koryo Hotel is a bit fancier: it almost feels like a Las Vegas casino from the 70s, which is surprisingly a positive aspect. But there's not as much to...More

2  Thank Mike G
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
211
Also Known As
Koryo Hotel Pyongyang
Location
North Korea > Pyongyang
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
211
Also Known As
Koryo Hotel Pyongyang
Location
North Korea > Pyongyang
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Traveler (289)
Room & Suite (87)
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Purple2304
May 31, 2016|
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Response from Ashan K | Reviewed this property |
Precisely as mentioned by DukeTroy. On my trip I was told the country preferred to deal in Euros, and generally conversion rates work better that way. Most stores and hotels will accepts Euros, Yuan Renminbi or US Dollars.
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"12th floor, tower 1 room 4"
StephenB894
1 week ago
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"Go in numbers, as there is not much to do in the hotel, the bar next to the main entrance is the only place..."
Waynewulala
Jan 4, 2018
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"Most likely, you will not be given a choice!"
Raintree_Thailand
Oct 9, 2016
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"You don't choose a room. One is chosen for you."
AlanIngham
Sep 25, 2016
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