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Pothonggang Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good56%
  • Average36%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
  • 4 weeks ago
    “All right - but not better than Koryo Hotel”
  • Oct 29, 2017
    “Bad, but in a good way”
Ansang-dong Pyongchon District, Pyongyang North Korea See on map
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Pothonggang Hotel for one night in February. The room was o.k., but it is in my opinion more or less the same standard as in Koryo Hotel. Furniture and bathroom a bit outdated. Shopping-Area in the ground floor is like a small...More

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Reviewed October 29, 2017

The bathroom had a threatening sign in case you left water overflow from the tub, my room was probably wiretapped, the absence of guests gives the hotel a haunted atmosphere, the large painting of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il in the lobby don't let you...More

2  Thank KryptoNomad
Reviewed October 28, 2017

This hotel was a pleasant place to lay your head. The room decoration left something to be desired, but after a day of touring, it was a comfortable place to relax for the night, although the bed was rather hard. The duvet was extra thick...More

1  Thank Leopard_Lil
Reviewed October 28, 2016

By most standards this hotel delivered. It was comfortable and clean, staff were very formal and i could not get a smile out of them. ROoms have basic amenities. I would stay here again as there was lots to do in and around the premises.

6  Thank whitepointer
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Visited here on the off chance when our car had a puncture, It was such an improvement on the Koryo Hotel where we were staying and which we had been told was the best in the city, that we got our guide to change it...More

2  Thank bennySouthend
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Number of rooms
162
Location
North Korea > Pyongyang
Number of rooms
162
Location
North Korea > Pyongyang
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Traveler (45)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Medchef D
September 2, 2015|
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When you arrange your visit with your local North Korea Contact you will get some options, depending how lucky you are you can get to choose a hotel and so make a reservation, if you pay in that moment they do accept credit... More
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"Odds are you can pick any room for yourself."
KryptoNomad
Oct 29, 2017
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"Stayed in the front oh the 9th floor and had a nice view"
40Matthijs1974
Dec 13, 2015
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"You will be signed a room and there will be no changes. My friend and I had ten rooms and they were all..."
203RichardC
Feb 13, 2015
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"Advisable not asked for any particular room. My room was on the 9th floor facing the Pyramid hotel [ see..."
mekongguest
Nov 6, 2014
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