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Seoul 53 Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I booked this hotel for its beautiful photos on the internet, however upon arriving there they put us in a horrible room, neither in the structure of the hotel, but in another next door. the room was small and the bathroom even smaller, there was...More

Thank Daniela C
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Definitely a misrepresentation to call them a hotel, they are closer to a backpacker’s hostel or collection of rooms at some random place:- - no room cleaning (just emptying of rubbish) - bed was made on Day 3 of 4 - 3 pax bed room...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

An horrible journey, staff is correct but room was horrible : cracks in bath, evacuation of sink waste water directly on ground because pipe broken, toilet bowl broken, mold, A.C. broken, cracks on walls. A very bad experience !!!

1  Thank ninico91
Reviewed November 13, 2017

The location is just perfect. You can reach subway in no time. You can reach it by walking from Jongno 3(sam)-ga station exit 4 (exit 7 is closer but there are no elevator in exit 7 so if you have a big baggage it is...More

2  Thank santi p
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

I don't think there could be a better location! Navigating Seoul from here was easy. Many great bbqs, pubs and restaurants near by. The staff was helpful and friendly. As for the noise mentioned in some reviews, we didn't notice. You get a great hotel...More

1  Thank Clint H
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$31 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$31 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Gwanghwamun / Jongno
If Gwanghwamun is the unofficial living room of Seoul,
Jongno is the main hallway connecting some of Seoul’s
most important historic sites and neighbourhoods.
Being one of Seoul’s oldest neighbourhoods, the area
is rich with history and culture in its palaces,
shrines, and temples. Stand in the centre of
Gwanghwamun Square with Gyeongbokgung Palace and Mt.
Bugak in front of you, King Sejong the Great statue
...More
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Amirah Z
May 17, 2018|
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Response from ninico91 | Reviewed this property |
As a customer some month ago, I paid with cash. I fact i booked with booking, and at the desk they proposed me to cancel my booking reservation without fees and paid in cash with a lower price !! However I don't recommand... More
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AnneCheong
May 16, 2016|
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Response from 53HotelSeoul | Property representative |
Dear Anne, Our hotel building has an elevator. You don't have to worry about it. Happy Korea trip! Best regards, Seoul 53 Hotel Insadong Management
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"Ask them to show you how to use the air con. Check about breakfast (changes they made)"
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"Rooms beside gallery on the 1st floor are Wifi free from the gallery and thr front desk."
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"Make sure you have the address in Korean otherwise it'll be hard work finding it in a taxi - it's..."
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