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Klang, Malaysia
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Spent 8 nights here for my 2nd time. Booked for twin room via booking.com but turned out given room consist of 2 double decker bed. Lucky us to have a spacious room. Toilet was bigger & water pressure was strong. Shampoo & body shower are provided too. Towel is provided upon request. No TV in the room but we still...

Thank cikalzan
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Good quiet location, didn't recognise the place as half of the building had been demolished !! Friendly staff ( when you can track them down). Could not pay by credit card only cash !! Our room was adequate but when it rained heavy water came in through the window, mattress very hard, washing machine was a bonus. Reception is a...

Thank MrsFPaignton
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Enjoyed our 3 nights here. Hotel is near the metro and plenty of restaurants. Its also walking distance from the palaces. Staff is very friendly. Fast wifi. Does not have free breakfast but there is a kitchen you can use and also washing machine for your laundry.

Thank Jose V
Klang, Malaysia
Reviewed 16 March 2014

Stayed in their twin room with 2 single beds for 7 nights. The room was quite small but enough for both of us. They have provided kitchen stove, microwave, washing machine & fridge inside the room. You can borrow utensils & frying pan from them too. They did not provide towels in the room but you still can borrow from...

2Thank cikalzan
Wroclaw, Poland
Reviewed 9 January 2014

The best place to stay in Seoul, really cheap guesthouse in great location - near Seoul's temples and close to the metro station. In neighborhood there are many korean restaurants, fast foods, bars and pubs. All the time we could feel family atmosphere, staff is really nice and helpful, always smiling. And we could use little "kitchen", some necesary things...

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Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 20 August 2013

We had our Seoul escapade last November 2012.. We were supposed to book another hostel but unfortunately (due to visa problems) we booked late and the hostel was full. So we asked for suggestions from the owner of the hostel, he gladly suggested, goldenpond. Location: Looking at the website, it was really good because the MRT is near. And the...

Thank veenuh28
Laoag, Philippines
Reviewed 30 June 2013

The guesthouse has an english speaking staff which is quite good to avoid miscommunications upon check in. We were traveling as a group and rooms were ready when we arrived around 10 in the morning. Although we didn't stay at the main building, we enjoyed are room at their extension building. Wifi is fast, very clean, and spacious for the...

Thank Minet512
Reviewed 15 June 2013

Stayed here during autumn 2012 and spring 2013...will definitely stay here again for future visit. Min Jung and her staff been very helpfull. Worth for the money paid...with good bed, kitchen, own toilet, tv..what else a tourist want...we love the ondal floor. Feels so relax sitting on warm floor after long walk. Good and safe neighbourhood. -Shima* Malaysia*

1Thank ShimaMK
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 15 May 2013

First and foremost, I remember the staff who greeted us was friendly, helping us with our luggage and getting around the neighbourhood. The guesthouse on the other hand had a very cosy and homey feeling that I love. With basic stuff like internet access in every room, kitchen, water cooler, English-speaking staff, and a location within short walking distance to...

Thank Hzathegulagula
Reviewed 24 March 2013

From the easy booking, email correspondence, check in, service, nice simple breakfast and reasonably comfortable simple room, my wife and l and our two daughter had no major complaints for the place. Location is great. Easy to find eating place, convenience stores, cafes, and only 1O minutes walk along nice streets filled with eating places, nice little shops, cafe and...

Thank bondanardi

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Staying in Daehakno

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Daehakno (literally "University Street") is home to a number of famed universities, so the neighborhood is always abuzz with university students, and a youthful, optimistic energy permeates the air. The abundance of restaurants, cafes, and shops cater to the younger demographic in both taste and prices, making it a popular meet-up area. Daehakno is also famed for its creativity, showcased in the many amateur performances put on at Marronnier Park and in more professional productions at small independent theaters scattered through the neighborhood. For a break, be sure to check out Ihwa Mural Village nearby, a former shantytown transformed into an art village with installations and wall paintings. It hosts a Filipino Market on Sundays.
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Additional Information about Goldenpond Guesthouse

Address: 188-40 14/5 Myeongryun-dong 4-Ga, Seoul 110-524, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul > Daehakno
Price Range: $15 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“choose ground floor room because the stairs are a bit steep”
 of 5 bubbles cikalzan, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for 1st floor room at their extension building (room no. 203) if you are okay with 2 single beds room.”
 of 5 bubbles cikalzan, 16 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Don't accept the "close" location, ask to stay in the actual golden pond guesthouse.”
 of 5 bubbles juanjodic, 31 Jul 2012 | Read review
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