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Elm Tree Guest House

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

If you like walking then this place is for you. It's walking distance to the city center myeongdong but that’s about it. It can be quite difficult to find because it's located in a back alley way. I was a bit worried when I arrived at night because everywhere was closed and the signage is easy to miss. The rooms...

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is not near to the subway, maybe 20 minutes walking. The place is horrible but i suppose you get what you pay for. Bathrooms really bad. The rooms are divided by metal walls and you can hear everything. the bed are ridiculous small and the bed sheets are colorful and I really dont think were clean. I mean...

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Rate very good for location. Namdaemun market is on the other side of the street. About 300m to Myeongdong area, about 1km to Seoul Tower, 15 walking minutes to Hoehyeon subway station. Recommend to solo traveler. Small room but ehhh... for the price.

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1Thank Tung Linh V
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Stayed in this place for 3 days, in a double room which costs us 160000 won in total. Positive Feedback: 1) Great location and they provide brochures which provide information about tours around the city. Negative Feedback: 1) Facilities was not as advertised. 24 Hour Business Centre was a computer which could not be turned on. Breakfast was a single...

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2Thank Fad L
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Room terrible small, door cannot be opened fully, could not open my luggage properly in the room. Room was stuffy, and had a unique odor, worst of all there was no air con in the room, only a portable fan. The staff was unfriendly and rude, complete with a poor attitude. The pictures are inaccurate and the rooms look nothing...

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1Thank JohnTan1992
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Difficult to find the location. Free breakfast was not as advertised, it was one loaf of bread and jam for the guests of the whole building instead of what was shown. I'll give the owner credit for the owner trying to recreate the biblical story on which Jesus had to share a loaf of bread with all his disciples. Friend...

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1Thank Fad O
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

They only have basic amenities such as 1. A bed completed with 1 flat pillow and 1 dirty comforter. 2. 1 mini fridge 3. Shower facilities without soap or any other toiletries 4. A television from 1990s The room was really small and i have hardly any space in the room to move. Showering is a chore because of water...

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2Thank LustfulWanderer93
manila
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Booked a single room with ensuite bathroom. Stayed for a week. Positive feedback: price (cheapest I can find on the dates I travelled), location (near some tourist spots/subway and airport bus just a few meters away), fast wifi, availability of hot/cold water, staff speaks a little English Negative feedback - dirty room (dust everywhere/room had a musty smell), bathroom had...

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2Thank emee g
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Indeed the rooms are tiny. But who cares when you just put one foot on the street and you find everything nearby. If you want to save money in accommodation and being in a centric place. This is the place. And it includes a decent breakfast. The bathrooms are also small but it's only for a quick shower. The people...

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1Thank Aleksiku
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Suitable for backpackers. Very nice guesthouse. Clean. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Location very strategic - Namdaemun Market, Myeongdong Street, N Seoul Tower..definitely I will stay the same guesthouse if I come to Seoul again.

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Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Arguably Seoul’s most famous neighbourhood and undoubtedly one of its most popular, Myeongdong takes shopping and eating to new heights, with hundreds of shops, restaurants, and cafes all stacked on top of one another. The rise in popularity of Korean cosmetics, fashion, and more has made this area a must-see for visitors who come and marvel at Myeongdong’s often frenetic pace and energy. Lotte and Shinsaegae’s massive department stores are also popular draws for both Korean and luxury products. The department stores, just like Myeongdong’s streets, are crowded around the clock. Myeongdong’s many street food carts are also immensely popular for their inexpensive and quirky offerings (French-fry-encrusted corn dogs, anyone?). The neighbourhood’s popularity, as well as its close proximity to other popular sights and neighbourhoods, makes it one of Seoul’s most popular places to stay.
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Additional Information about Elm Tree Guest House

Address: 25-8, Namdaemun-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul 04526, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul > Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Price Range: $29 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Elm Tree Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Those places that you save money but will never come back again.”
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“To be honest, avoid the guestroom if possible”
JohnTan1992, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Suitable for 2 people. Recommended”
makcikviona, 21 Jan 2016 | Read review
“If you stay for one or a few days, just prefer the room with shared bathroom. This room is cheaper and larger.”
303muratd, 2 Nov 2014 | Read review
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