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City Park Motel

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Reviewed 3 April 2013

Fantastic price with wifi and Satelite TV. Heated floors were great at night. Staff did nor speak English but we had nothing to ask anyway. Booked a room with double bed and 1 single bed. The single bed was for putting our cases on and the extra space. Had air-conditioner, which we used as the underfloor heating was too warm....

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3Thank Rob W
Springfield, Tennessee
Reviewed 6 February 2013

For the price and location this is pretty good. From the airport take the Airport Limousine Bus and get off at Changdeokgung Palace and at the Light/ Intersection on your right, you'll see the City Park Hotel Sign. This place is close to 2 subway stations, Anguk and Jongno-gu stations and walking distance to 2 palaces, Bukchon Village (tradional houses),...

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5Thank Bellarosie63
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 December 2012

Don't be put off by the "Motel" label. It's not seedy or shady as the term might imply to some. It's actually a clean, and convenient place to stay in Seoul. It is just a 5-min walk from Anguk station, and 2-minutes from the entrance to the Changdeokgung palace. To get there from Incheon Airport, you could either take the...

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3Thank gbytes
Leeds
Reviewed 18 December 2012 via mobile

The staff here are so sweet! They don't speak English but that is our problem, not theirs and they would help as much as possible. We booked an extra two nights and they were lovely about it. They also let us stash our bags after check out (I asked in Korean writing using Google translate) and were very nice about...

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2Thank smittenbunny
Strasbourg
Reviewed 4 December 2012

This motel/hotel is brilliant! And what a location - literally 300m from the most famous UNESCO site : the Changdeokgung Palace in Seoul ! We arrived downtown on the Airport Bus – you need to get off at Angok Station stop, keep walking straight ahead along the main road until you reach Changdeokgung, keep to the right hand side of...

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4Thank CJ_FS
Vlaardingen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 November 2012

It is an ok motel, the price compared to others is good. But it is very noisy, not from outside noises because there are non! But the cleaning people are making day and night so much noise! We always bring our "white noise" with us, but even with this it was too much. Our bathroom was not clean. The urine...

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2Thank Tessavanweelie
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 9 October 2012

We stayed there for 6 nights in September. The motel is hard to find as there is no signage along the main road and it is blocked by another building. However, we managed to locate it after walking around for a while. The location is good, the palaces, Airport bus stops etc. are within walking distance. It is near to...

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3Thank Siok_ChweeLian
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 July 2012

I spent 2 weeks in Seoul and stayed at five places all over including the City Park (4 nights). I can guarantee that for the price, the space and the location you will not get better value in Seoul. This is particularly the case for Friday/Saturday when prices usually hike up to 50%. At about $55 (AU equiv.) per night...

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Cham, Switzerland
Reviewed 10 June 2012

I stayed there 4 nights in May 2012. Rooms are small but clean, including computer, aircon, flat TV. It is only 100m from first palace and Secret gardens ! + it is placed close to busy street on which you can see "real" life (restos, small shops, tea rooms...) Staff has bit problem with English so you should print map...

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3Thank Cepi007
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 21 April 2012

The motel is a bit difficult to find as it is sort of on a secondary street off of a main street. We had to wander a bit to find it once dropped off in the area. Staff speak very limited English, but use a telephonic language/interpreter service in addition to cellphone translations. Rooms are very well equipped and ours...

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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 behind you, and modern office buildings encircling you—it’s one of the best ways to experience both past and present Seoul in one spot. The main street of Jongno is mostly dotted with restaurants and cafes, but explore deeper within its intricate alleys to pass decades-old restaurants, mom-and-pop shops, and pojangmachas (tents that open at night for quick bites and drinks) and life seems to run just as it did a decade or two ago. Don’t forget to stop at Gwangjang Market, Korea’s oldest traditional market, where it’s just as fun to explore as it is to eat the affordable market dishes that locals have been enjoying since the market first opened in 1905. For a break from urban life, walk along the restored Cheonggyecheon Stream that runs parallel to Jongno for a moment of natural refuge in metropolitan Seoul.
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Additional Information about City Park Motel

Address: 24-1 Unni-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-350, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul > Gwanghwamun / Jongno
Price Range: $58 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — City Park Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Elevator is quite small so if you have a large luggage/ come in a group, you might consider taking the stairs or go by batch.”
 of 5 bubbles Balbonelesko, 4 May 2014 | Read review
“Our room was 505, far from the lift and faced onto the back of another building so no street noise. Not sure if there would be any street noise as its a quiet street.”
 of 5 bubbles RobW4, 3 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Larger rooms are those to be found on the left hand side when coming out the lift ...”
 of 5 bubbles CJ_FS, 4 Dec 2012 | Read review
“We stayed at room 403, there was no outside noise. But a lot of noise from the upper floor where they were cleaning all the nights. If you stay at the 5th floor, maybe the noise will be less. If you choose for a double bed, the bed is against the wall, so 1 can not get out easily. We chose therefore for 1 double and 1 single bed. This room was much bigger for 3$ more.”
 of 5 bubbles Tessavanweelie, 10 Nov 2012 | Read review
“You can indicate that you want non-smoking room etc. when booking the room online.”
 of 5 bubbles Siok_ChweeLian, 8 Oct 2012 | Read review
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