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AMENITIES
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
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Reviewed October 5, 2016

This is one of the two best hotels in Pyongyang, so the relative, local rating will be above our 'average' score. The entrance, lobby, reception and the hotel shop all look quite nice and somehow modern (from a Korean perspective). Doormen, chamber maids and reception...More

1  Thank amsterdam05
Reviewed September 25, 2016

This is classed as a luxury hotel and it is very comfortable to be sure. However, it's dated by western standards. But who's standards are the ones to go by? My room was more like a small apartment than a hotel room, with a central...More

3  Thank AlanIngham
Reviewed September 18, 2016

A poor 3 star hotel from the 80's trying to present as a modern 4 - 5 star destination. There is no room service on offer and when we wanted a corkscrew we were sent to every outlet in the hotel until in the end...More

3  Thank pfmor
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Was told this was the best hotel in Pyongyang - but it wasn't! Like most of North Korea this was drab, dismal and depressing and goes back to the 1950s! A better hotel in the capital would be the Potonggang Hotel.

4  Thank bennySouthend
Reviewed June 15, 2016

You are probably not coming here for the food or the hotels, but this was reasonably comfortable. Shared a room with a fellow aviation enthusiast. Chintz carpet and wall décor felt a bit like the 1960's. From the hallway, we had a step up to...More

2  Thank Bearair52
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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
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Traveler (293)
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Dining (13)
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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
3 weeks 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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