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Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel

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Reviewed 25 February 2014

Everytime I have to chance to visit Itaewon, I choose IP Boutique since it's the only fancy/clean hotel in Itaewon as far as I know. It's bit far from clubs and bars; Itaewon station (10-15 mins by walk) so it's not loud at all at night even this hotel is located on the main road. Staffs were friendly and attentive....

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Hameln, Germany
Reviewed 24 February 2014

This is a very good hotel and very well located: there are plenty of restaurants and bars nearby Modern rooms with a nice design touch. The breakfast is excellent. Helpful staff. Check-in olny possible after noon time.

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Purrmerend
Reviewed 13 February 2014

This boutique is not smaal, but it's fascinating. The lobby is very cool decorated and, more important. The rooms ar comfartable. Soft beds, clean bathroom and the location is perfect. Right in the centre of Iteawon

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Thank zimof1
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Good hotels in Seoul are all expensive. The IP offers the most bang for your buck. The staff is always helpful and speak English well. The rooms are clean and very comfortable but not very big (typical of Korea and Japan). The hotel is within walking distance to the subway and Itaewon shopping district. The IPB is surrounded by great...

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Thank Benjamin H
Andover, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 January 2014

The Imperial Palace (IP) Boutique hotel is located right in the heart of Itaewon, and is walking distance to many very nice bars and restaurants. I paid about USD $155 per night here in January 2014, and based on the experience, I think that is a very good value for this area. The rooms are very comfortable and super clean....

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1Thank Matt_M_D8663XT
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 20 January 2014

A newer hotel in Itaewon. Right from check-in to check-out, no issues. Everything was very smooth and the staff were very accommodating and helpful. The rooms are clean and bright, the bathrooms are also clean. No grout or stains on tiles/ upholstery. Rooms are quiet and air temperature controls are very responsive. Very interesting lighting in the hallways. A big...

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1Thank hksince2002
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Stayed here for 4 nights back in May. Had been sleeping on a friends floor for a week so decided to treat myself to a nice hotel. The room was a good size with a comfortable double bed, tea making facilities and a lovely bathroom. Nice deep bath too. Oh, and Western tourists will definitely get a kick out of...

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2Thank bronzeswords
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Located along a major strip in Itaewon, with lots of shops, restaurants, 5mins walk to Itaewon subway station. Fast free wifi available in the rooms. Good comfortable beds and clean rooms. OK for a couple of nights stay.

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1Thank vsylee
Reviewed 5 January 2014

We've been to this hotel at December 2012 Christmas time. Since it was Christmas the prices were high but we were lucky to find a room here. The hotel has superb location in Itaewon. Itaewon is one of the best places in Seoul because of the restaurant choices and the bars. Especially in the cold days of Seoul you need...

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1Thank Serhat G
singapore
Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

Excellent place. Nice decor, convenient and clean. Good service throughout the stay. Good nearby eataries include frying pan, a great place for brunch and manoffin for excellent coffee. Subway and airport bus stop is nearby Highly recommend this hotel.

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Staying in Itaewon

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Itaewon
Neighboring the immense Yongsan American Garrison, Itaewon was once shunned by locals as a seedy, red light district. But within the past few years, Itaewon and its surrounding neighborhoods such as Kyunglidan and Haebangchong have undergone a major revival to quickly become one of Seoul’s hottest areas. Here, trendy international restaurants dot the area alongside hip lounge bars and some of Seoul’s hottest club venues. After dark, Itaewon comes into its own as one of Seoul’s top party scenes. The crowd is a fascinating patchwork of all backgrounds and identities, including a small but thriving Muslim community (centered on Korea’s sole mosque), the LGBT community (with a string of popular bars and clubs), and a wide range of ethnicities and cultures scattered around. Those seeking a quiet respite should head towards the eastern end, in Hannam-dong, which not only has one of Korea’s best art museums, the Leeum Samsung Museum of Art, but plenty of mid-range to upscale restaurants and cafes.
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Well-placed in the nightlife, culture, restaurants area of Seoul city, Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel provides a most conducive spot for you to take a break from your busy days. The hotel lies 2.Km from the city center and provides accessibility to important town facilities. For those of you who want to venture out, Itawon Street, Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, Itaewon Subway station are just some of the attractions available to visitors.IP Boutique Hotel also offers many facilities to enrich your stay in Seoul. The hotel offers access to a vast array of services, including safety deposit boxes, car park, airport transfer, meeting facilities, 24hr room service.All guest accommodations feature thoughtful amenities to ensure an unparalleled sense of comfort. Besides, the hotel's host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. With an ideal location and facilities to match, Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel hits the spot in many ways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel

Address: 221, Itaewon-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 04349, South Korea (Formerly IP Boutique Hotel)
Region: South Korea > Seoul > Itaewon
Price Range: $114 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 133
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#34 Business Hotel in Seoul
#35 Romantic Hotel in Seoul
#59 Luxury Hotel in Seoul
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