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    Seoul 53 Hotel

    53, Donhwamun-ro 11na-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03995, South Korea
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

          The hotel is located near Jongno 3(sam)-ga station at exit 6. Rooms are not sound proof, quite small but beds are comfortable. Wifi is great here too. At night, you can find several food tents (pojang macha) and cheap eateries located near exit 6, which...More

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          Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

          The hotel is located near the famous Seoul attractions like castles, palaces, so you will have an opportunity to discover the city, its architecture and culture. Eateries with national cuisine are spread widely nearby. Underground is just 5 mins away, and a shopping district MyeongDong...More

          Thank IggySem
          Response from 53HotelSeoul, 오너 at Seoul 53 HotelResponded 24 October 2016

          Dear IggySem, Thanks for your stay with us. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay in Seoul. We will keep improving our service quality to be the 'best value budget hotel in Seoul' and look foward to hosting you again in your...More

          Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

          The hotel is near the subway, so it very easy to get to places. Room is average but good enough consider the price is not expensive. We stayed here for 4 nights and enjoyed it very much! Will recommended this hotel.

          1  Thank Suki L
          Response from 53HotelSeoul, General Manager at Seoul 53 HotelResponded 5 September 2016

          Dear Suki, Thanks for your stay with us and we appreciate your review. We will do our further best to provide better service in your next Seoul trip. ^ ^ Have a nice day!

          Reviewed 6 July 2016

          POSITIVES – Relatively cheap, good location, good staff. NEGATIVES – breakfast worse than dire (is an embarrassment). Limited reception. No air con instructions. SUMMARY – Overall Seoul is not cheap and this is a very basic hotel. New owners still have learning to do -...More

          Thank Nothernman
          Response from 53HotelSeoul, 오너 at Seoul 53 HotelResponded 10 July 2016

          Dear Nothernman, Thanks for your stay with us and I appreciate your honest review which will help us a lot to improve our service quality. Also, I apologize for the all negatives of our hotel which must have caused inconvenience for you. It was unfortunate...More

          Reviewed 19 May 2016

          Seoul53 is relatively cheap for its location. It provides soap, shampoo and small towels - which are reasonable for the price paid. However, when we checked in on 14 May, the staff at the counter was rather rude to us when we requested for additional...More

          1  Thank MonicaGabriel
          Response from 53HotelSeoul, 오너 at Seoul 53 HotelResponded 10 July 2016

          Dear Monica, Thank you very much your valuable feedback and we are sorry for the unpleasant experience in our hotel. Since the new management team started operation of Seoul 53 Hotel Insadong from June 1 this year, we have improved service quality a lot compare...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Price range
          • US$29 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 31
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          • Seoul >
          • Gwanghwamun / Jongno
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          If Gwanghwamun is the unofficial living room of Seoul,
          Jongno is the main hallway connecting some of Seoul’s
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          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
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Is there an elevator or lift in the hotel? We have heavy luggage and don't want to carry them up and down the stairs. Thank you.
          16 May 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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