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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Location is very good. It is near by city hall, lotte shopping mall, sejong king park, gyeongbukgon palace and restaurants. Everywhere can walk easily and has also airport pick up car. Staff also very friendly. Hotel room also clean and fit. I am pleasant with this hotel and good recommend for Koreana Hotel.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located really in the heart of downtown Seoul, which offers all the conveniences such as easy access to any public transportation, walking distance to many near by attractions. Though this hotel is a little bit old, it has been a premier hotel in the prime location. When visiting Seoul for personal travel in economy mode, this was...

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이민영, 고객 담당 매니저 at Koreana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear CS K We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay in Koreana Hotel especially our convenient location for both sightseeing and business. We will do our best to offer better service and resonable price continually. Thank you. Sincerely

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful hotel. The location is perfect. There is a major tour bus stop one block away. Lots of restaurants and shopping within walking distance. Very attentive and helpful staff as well. Nice bar and restaurant.

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이민영, 고객 담당 매니저 at Koreana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear dd3119 Thank you so much for your compliment for our convenient location, friendly staff, F&B department such as bar and restaurant. It was our pleasure to have you as our guest. We hope to serve you again soon. Thank you. Sincerely

Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Koreana hotel has a good location in the middle of the political center of Seoul with city hall and the Gyeongbokgung palace around the corner. The hotel feels a bit worn and the interior has seen its best days. The rooms are nice but in need of an update with new clean carpets and less worn furniture. I was lucky...

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이민영, 고객 담당 매니저 at Koreana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cecpet Thank you for sharing your valued feedback of your stay at Koreana Hotel. I am certain that other guests who are looking for information on Koreana will find your feedback helpful in making their accommodation selection. We apologize for any inconveniences caused during your stay, and have taken up your comments with relevant departments to consider ways for...

Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This hotel was our last stop in Korea before returning to our home in Japan after the conclusion of my four-year-long Korean assignment. It was a somewhat bitter-sweet ending to my unaccompanied stay made so by having to break ties with our many friends in Korea, though future travel plans should make periodic reunions joyous. We'd come to love Korea...

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이민영, 고객 담당 매니저 at Koreana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear kmpres Thank you for sharing your detailed feedback of your stay at Koreana Hotel from location to staff service, dining experience and facilities. We are very pleased to hear that you found your bags fortunately. And we have total 337 rooms to clarify. Thank you once again for leaving us your valued feedback which is very helpful for other...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Walking distance from City Hall station KAL limousine drops you at the Hotel directly. Many restaurants nearby, Mcdonalds,Burger King, also Indian restaurants Room is neat and clean Wifi speed was good. Service was good

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이민영, 고객 담당 매니저 at Koreana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vinayraichur Thank you so much for your staying in Koreana Hotel and compliments for our location, free wifi and our service. We are encouraged by your nice comments. We look forward to greeting you again in the near future. Sincerely

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Very good location for business, situated in financial district and easy walk to shopping many eating places as well. 10-15mins walking to Myeong-dong shopping and eating Best way to get from Incheon airport is via KAL bus which drops you right at front door for 16000 Won. Staff were polite and helpful but many had difficulty in speaking English including...

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이민영, 고객 담당 매니저 at Koreana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so much for staying in Koreana hotel and your detailed review. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience you experienced. We will improve both our foreign language skills and facilities for our guests' satisfaction. We hope to serve you in the near future. Thank you. Best regards

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

clean and staffs were nice. Waking distance to places and 2 min away from subway station. Too bad we only got to stay here 1 night. Little bit over price for what is is though but it was fine. I'll consider staying in the future

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이민영, 고객 담당 매니저 at Koreana Hotel, responded to this review

Warm greetings from Koreana Hotel~! I would like to thank you for choosing our hotel as your accommodation during your recent visit to Seoul. We are most concerned with the satisfaction of our guests and your feedback is of great value to us. We hope you will give us the opportunity of welcoming you again. Kind regards Min Young Lee

Tashkent, Toshkent City, Uzbekistan
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I like this hotel, as it is located at good place, arround many restaurants. And this is center of the city, subway 2 min from here, and you can see all city from window, I am in the room 1918, you can see city from your window.

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이민영, 고객 담당 매니저 at Koreana Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your valued feedback of your stay at Koreana Hotel. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed our location. It is such an honor to have guests like you giving us positive feedback and we can not thank you anymore. We look forward to greeting you again in the near future. Best Regards Min Young Lee

Florence, Italy
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Nice hotel close to the city hall. Easy access as you can get the bus directly from/to the airport. The style is classic (may be also a bit old) but it is clean and comfortable. Service is good and position is very good if you intend to visit downtown Seoul

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이민영, 고객 담당 매니저 at Koreana Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your precious review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed our location in the heart of Seoul. Koreana Hotel is located near so many tourist places. (such as Gwanghwamun square, Gyeongbokgung & Deoksugung palace, Cheonggye stream, Seoul tower, Namdaemun Market, Myeong-dong, jongno, Insa-dong Antique..) We hope to serve you in the near future. Sincerely Min...

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Staying in Seodaemun

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Seodaemun
Walk within this area, centered on what used to be the western gate of traditional Seoul, and you'll get a glimpse of Korea’s past through the beautiful and historic buildings that are scattered throughout. Whether wandering around Deoksugung’s palace walls or touring more historically somber sites such as Seodaemun Prison, this is one of the best places for culture, architecture, and history lovers. Jeongdong in particular is a beautiful place for a stroll in spring and autumn.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Established in 1972, Koreana Hotel. "It feels like home" That's the first thing guests say when arriving at the hotel. Koreana hotel attract visitors from both the leisure and business trip worldwide. Our motto is comfort for our customers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Koreana Hotel

Address: 135, Sejong-daero | Jung-gu, Seoul 100-101, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul > Seodaemun
Price Range: $107 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Koreana Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 337
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Also Known As:
Koreana Hotel Seoul
Hotel Style:
#51 Luxury Hotel in Seoul
#55 Business Hotel in Seoul
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“West side rooms offer sunset views over the city. No-smoking rooms worth the slightly higher cost.”
 of 5 bubbles kmpres, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room in higher floor is much better”
 of 5 bubbles Bazookajoe1, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for higher floors.”
 of 5 bubbles DragonR888, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“little traffic noise to disturb a good night sleep”
 of 5 bubbles lightupthedarkness, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a higher floor for view, but Seoul is not known for views.”
 of 5 bubbles TCDenver, 22 May 2016 | Read review
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