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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed in this hotel for two times and found very convenient to visit convention center. The rooms are clean, spacious and with complete amenity. Breakfast is pretty good , provide variety of options like all types of fruits . Staff is very cooperative but lack in English. They have good business lounge and evening is good with live orchestra.

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Thank vishwanathmashalkar
holidayinngwanju, Manager at Holiday Inn Gwangju, responded to this review

Dear Vishwanathmashalkar, Warmest greetings from Holiday Inn Gwangju Hotel, Korea. We are very pleased to hear from you staying with us in pleasant ways from most of the aspects in the hotel. The areas you have mentioned in a positive way are always the top great comments from other guests and travelers as well; Clean room, nice breakfast as well... More 

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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I visited Gwanju during Korean Thanksgiving (Sept. 15-16, 2016) and I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the hotel. This hotel was closer to 4 start hotel in terms of decor, hotel amenities, and quality of service. They has a large lobby bar that provided service and nightly live music until midnight. It was very close to the airport... More 

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Thank tdl80
holidayinngwanju, Manager at Holiday Inn Gwangju, responded to this review

Dear tdl80, Greetings from Holiday Inn Gwangju Hotel, Korea. It is our big pleasure to know that in most of the areas, you have found that your recent visit to us was a pleasant experience. We as the most leading hotel in the city, always try to offer the best quality level of services and facilities to all our guests.... More 

Singapore
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56 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a modern hotel with nice, clean rooms. Love the spacious shower area. It's not in the middle of the city (which is about 5 minutes away), but it is easy to get around with taxis which are relatively cheap in Gwangju. Friendly and helpful staff, especially those at the front desk and concierge. The only glitch during our... More 

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Thank Norhaida A
holidayinngwanju, Front Office Supervisor at Holiday Inn Gwangju, responded to this review

Dear Norhaida A Greetings from Holiday Inn Gwangju. First of all, we would like to extend our deep appreciation for sharing your experiences with us. However, the areas you have highlighted are very sad parts for us to know that you have had some difficulties during your stay. We do apologize for the matter and will try to serve you... More 

Ontario
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59 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a recent business trip I spent one night in this hotel. It is a very comfortable hotel- the rooms are clean and quiet - the bed was comfortable. Good lighting and adequate power outlets for charging computers/phones. The best nights sleep of my trip.

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Thank jmcdougall9
holidayinngwanju, Front Office Supervisor at Holiday Inn Gwangju, responded to this review

Dear jmcdougall9 Good morning to you. First of all, we would like to say big thanks to you for your kindness of sharing your visit in the hotel and city. It is very pleased to know that you have enjoyed your experiences with us in terms of cleanliness and comfort for facilities. we always try to serve our guests with... More 

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57 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here whenever I visited Gwangju in the past 4 years. Overall experience is good and location is a bit off from the vibrant city. Relax, good internet, good variety of breakfast choice and room and hotel inside can be very hot during summer time when you check in at noon.

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Thank Lucas G
holidayinngwanju, Front Office Supervisor at Holiday Inn Gwangju, responded to this review

Dear Lucas G Warmest greetings from Holiday Inn Gwangju, Korea. We do appreciate you for your precious time and efforts to share your staying experiences with us. We are very pleased to know that you have enjoyed the at most of aspects on this visit. The matter you have shown with your concern would be looked into carefully for better... More 

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28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

I am a Gold IHG member because I stay mostly in IHG properties which includes Holiday Inn for most of my business trips. This Holiday Inn property stands out in almost all counts. The property was top notch, service was impeccable, the room was excellent, and the included breakfast was better than most 4-star hotels. The hotel has a swimming... More 

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Thank ANoto-Traveller
holidayinngwanju, Night Duty Manager at Holiday Inn Gwangju, responded to this review

Greetings from Holiday Inn Gwangju. We are very pleased to have your great feedback after staying with us in your recent visit. We always try to serve all guests and visitors with our best level of services and facilities. Once again, thank you for your time efforts and kindness. Yours sincerely, Best regards, Mattew Kim Night Duty Manager More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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46 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

This is a top-notch hotel by korean standards. You can find similar westernized hotels like this in Seoul, but it is one of a couple in Gwangju. It is not your typical american Holiday Inn. It is more comparable to a JW Marriott and similar in the U.S. It has a great fitness facility and pool. My only request would... More 

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Thank Jake T
holidayinngwanju, Front Office Supervisor at Holiday Inn Gwangju, responded to this review

Dear Jake T Warm greetings from Holiday Inn Gwangju, Korea. We would like to express our appreciation for your kindness of sharing your experiences with us in Korea. We are very pleased to know that you have enjoyed the at most of aspects on this visit. The matter you have shown with your concern would be looked into carefully for... More 

St Denis - Réunion
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

The hotel is very nice, the staff is eager to help you, the room is large, very modern and quiet. A very good breakfast buffet with fresh local food and I enjoy Korean breakfast with rice soup and all kind of stuff to eat with. A perfect place to stay.

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Thank Maryline P
holidayinngwanju, Front Office Supervisor at Holiday Inn Gwangju, responded to this review

Dear Maryline P Warm greetings from Holiday Inn Gwangju. Korea We are very pleased to know that you have had a great stay with your friends in our hotel on this visit. And furthermore, as you had an great experiences from the hotel and services from staff, it is such an excellent news for us. On behalf of the hotel... More 

Gilbert, Arizona
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73 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

I found this Holiday Inn to be the best I have ever stayed in. Spotlessly clean, great staff, nice resteraunt. I was there on business and it made my trip to a small city quite memorable. If I ever return to this area I will definitely stay at this hotel.

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Thank Patrick P
holidayinngwanju, Front Office Supervisor at Holiday Inn Gwangju, responded to this review

Dear Patrick P Greetings from Holiday Inn Gwangju. We would like to thank you for your visit to the hotel and share your good comments with us and other potential travelers. We do hope that we welcome you back in near future. Once again, thank you for your kindness. Front Office Supervisor Thomas Shin More 

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94 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

I was here to attend a conference . The rooms are well appointed and the service is also friendly . Despite Being a small city in Korea , the Gwangju staff was conversant in English and efficient in communication.The business / conference rooms are very good and the lobby restaurant serves v good food . The lobby bar with live... More 

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Thank Dr Nikhilesh V
holidayinngwanju, Front Office Supervisor at Holiday Inn Gwangju, responded to this review

Dear Dr Nikhilesh V In the first place, we would like to express our deep appreciation on your kind review and sharing with the team. We are very pleased to know that you have enjoyed your staying during your recent visit to the hotel. We will always try our best to offer our guests with the best quality of accommodation... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Gwangju

Address: 55, Sangmunuri-ro, Seo-gu, Gwangju 61955, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Gwangju
Price Range: $126 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Gwangju 4*
Number of rooms: 205
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