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Hanyang Univ. Guesthouse ERICA (한양대학교 게스트하우스)

Hanyang Univ. Guesthouse ERICA (한양대학교 게스트하우스)

3777     2019-06-13

55, Hanyangdaehak-ro, Sangnok-gu, Ansan-si, Gyeonggi-do
+82-31-436-6000

Guest House ERICA of Hanyang Univ., Ansan, Gyeonggi-do is located in Education-Research-Industry Cluster Zone inside Hanyang Univ., Ansan Campus. It offers various subsidiary facilities for seminar as well as lodging facility. Unlike other guest houses, ERICA offers luxury interior and facility, and moreover, differentiated design of each room catch your eyes. Room types include standard, deluxe, and suite and you can choose options such as double, twin or ondol. All rooms have high speed optical cable Internet, and the central heating system and individually adjustable air conditioner offers pleasant environment. In addition, computer and car rental service is available for efficient business operation as well as laundry service. As for subsidiary facility, there are sky lounge, conference hall, restaurant, convention hall and banquet hall.

Beach Hotel (충무비치호텔)

Beach Hotel (충무비치호텔)

2507     2019-06-12

89, Jungang-ro, Tongyeong-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Korea
+82-55-642-8181 / +82-55-642-8182~3

Beach Hotel is a 7-story building and located in Tongyeong-si so called as the Naples of the East. It is 15 minutes away from Tongyeong Intercity Bus Terminal by car. Even though it is located in downtown, Tongyeong, it is also close to Tongyeong Harbor (the mouth of river) and so those that want to try sea fishing can rent a boat and enjoy sea fishing. Passenger Ship Terminal is 5 minutes on foot, and is recommended to travel to neighboring islands such as the Hansando Jeseungdang and Yokjido. You can enjoy delicious foods such as rice boiled with oysters, rice boiled with anchovy, sea squirt bibimbap and various kinds of sushi.

Hotel Star - (호텔스타)

Hotel Star - (호텔스타)

762     2019-06-12

17, Nonhyeon-ro 87-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
+82-2-561-9442~5

Located in Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Hotel Star is one-block away from the Gangnam subway station. Limousine bus stop from Gimpo Airport and Incheon International Airport is in front of the hotel making it very popular among foreign tourists. It is also popular among domestic tourists for being near Yeoksam subway station. Various things to see and eat from Teheran-ro to Gangnam subway station will give pleasure to those touring downtown area.

Nogodan Guesthouse & Hotel ((주)제이디에치(노고단 게스트하우스&호텔))

Nogodan Guesthouse & Hotel ((주)제이디에치(노고단 게스트하우스&호텔))

200     2019-05-28

40, Hagwan 1-gil Sandong-myeon, Gurye-gun, Jeollanam-do
+82-10-5477-6288

Nogodan Guesthouse & Hotel in Gwansan-ri, Gurye-gun, Jeollanam-do offers a panoramic view of Jirisan Mountain. Majority of the guests are families who visit the area for the hiking trail called Gurye Dullegil during weekends or vacation. One of the most outstanding features of this guesthouse is that it supplies hot spring water containing germanium, so guests can relax in a bathtub filled with hot spring water after hiking. The guesthouse also has a rooftop garden from which you can enjoy the landscape of Jirisan Mountain. There is a bus going to Nogodan Peak, and a round-trip ticket costs KRW 15,000. Note, however, that the bus doesn't run during winter, so it's the best time of the year for serious hikers who prefer walking rather than taking a bus. The owner of the guesthouse sometimes serves as mountain guide upon the request of his guests. And Located on the ground floor of Nogodan Guesthouse, BUEN CAMINO is a restaurant & pub for travelers. Dishes are cooked to order, with ingredients produced in Gurye near Mt. Jirisan. Seasonal vegetables and side dishes are served with the following main dishes: Jirisan Black Pork BBQ, Jirisan Zucchini Stew, and Jirisan Pan-dried Zucchini. It is possible to order for one person for every item on the menu. If you are going to have Jirisan Black Pork BBQ, you'd better make a reservation in advance so that you can save time and enjoy the meal in a more pleasant and comfortable atmosphere. Sansuyu Makgeolli goes well with all the dishes served.

Gyeongpo Soo Hotel (경포수호텔)

Gyeongpo Soo Hotel (경포수호텔)

10042     2019-05-27

439, Changhae-ro, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-644-1239

Soo Hotel is adjacent to Gyeongpo Beach, the most beloved travel destination in Gangneung. The hotel is positioned in the best location. The door opens into the dazzling blue sea of Gyeongpo; Lake Gyeongpo, meanwhile, is just behind the hotel. It was first opened in 2005 and all the rooms were renovated in 2018 to have a totally different look. There are four types of room: double, twin, triple, and quad. A triple room has a king bed and a single bed while a quad room has a king bed and 2 single beds. The hotel boasts of pleasant and modern rooms. You can witness the sunrise in the Ocean View and the setting sun behind Lake Gyeongpo in Lake View. A convenience store is on the first floor of the hotel. Cafe Paul&Mary, which is famous for handmade burgers, is within walking distance at Gangmun Beach. You can rent a bike to ride along Lake Gyeongpo and visit local tourist attractions such as Chodang Tofu Village, the Site of Birthplace and Memorial Building of Heo Gyun and Heo Nanseolheon, Gangneung Aquarium, Charmsori Gramophone & Edison Science Museum, Gangneung Seongyojang, and Ojukheon. There are so many things and places to see near the hotel that you will have difficulty selecting which ones to visit first.

Paradise Hotel Busan (파라다이스호텔 부산)

Paradise Hotel Busan (파라다이스호텔 부산)

29352     2019-05-23

296, Haeundaehaebyeon-ro, Haeundae-gu, Busan
+82-51-742-2121

Paradise Hotel Busan consists of two buildings: a main building and an annex. Guestrooms at the hotel are decorated in tasteful pastel tones that add to the hotel’s high-class ambiance.

Facilities at the hotel include a unique outdoor hot spring area, which allows guests to overlook the beach and ocean while soaking in the benefits of the natural mineral water. Other amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, a casino, and a duty free shop.

Haevichi Hotel & Resort (해비치호텔&리조트)

Haevichi Hotel & Resort (해비치호텔&리조트)

24060     2019-05-23

537, Minsokhaean-ro, Seogwipo-si, Jeju-do
+82-64-780-8000

Jeju Haevichi Resort, whose name means ‘the first place that the sun shines,' offers the best views of Jeju Island’s spectacular natural scenery. All of the resort’s guestrooms offer a spectacular view of the ocean stretching out to the horizon, and there are four types of rooms available so you can choose the one best suited to your needs. Subsidiary facilities include a convention center, restaurants, coffee shops, an outdoor swimming pool, outdoor event plaza, spas, and more.

Sheraton Seoul D Cube City Hotel (쉐라톤 서울 디큐브시티 호텔)

32074     2019-06-13

662, Gyeongin-ro, Guro-gu, Seoul
+82-2-2211-2000

Sheraton Seoul D Cube City Hotel is the third Sheraton Hotel to be opened in Korea. The new Sheraton Hotel (operated by Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc.) is a top-tier accommodation in southwestern Seoul offering high-quality services and a prime location. This five-star hotel has 269 guestrooms, 12 meeting rooms, a Grand Ballroom, restaurants, a bar, a café, a fitness center, and a swimming pool. The hotel is located at the top of the D Cube building and is directly linked to the D Cube Department Store, D Cube Art Center and D Cube Park, enabling a new lifestyle of shopping and culture and leisure activities all under one roof.

Sheraton Seoul D Cube City Hotel has a variety of innovative features, but the most unique trait is that the lobby, restaurant, and bar are located on the very top of the building on the 41st floor! The 269 guestrooms are also located in the upper levels of the D Cube structure, allowing for a bird’s-eye view of the city.

To reach the hotel (located in D Cube City), take the subway and get off at Sindorim Station (Exit 1). Those taking Airport Limousine Bus No. 6180 will be dropped off directly in front of the hotel entrance.

Sunchon Bay Echo Village youth hostel (순천만에코유스호스텔)

51     2019-06-10

123, Saengtaebaeum-gil, Suncheon-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-10-9611-4619

The Sunchon Bay Echo Village youth hostel faces Suncheon Bay National Garden with Suncheon Dongcheon in between. Surrounded by nature, it is the first traditional Korean-style youth hostel in the country. It feels like a folk village as there are many hanoks in the area, all built properly according to the traditional Korean style of architecture. At night, you can see the night sky full of stars. The guest room consists of Echo 1dong with three rooms and three bathrooms; Echo 2dong with a room, a bathroom, and an open veranda; Echo 3dong, a type of a house with four rooms and a large floor and 3 bathrooms; and Echo4dong with seven rooms, a floor, a bathroom, a yard and a pavilion in a large hanok house. In addition, there are 2 eco-buildings, one which is used as a group restaurant, and the other which serves as a lecture room. Suncheon Bay Echo Village youth hostel can accommodate travelers of various sizes from 2 people and families, to those taking small group and school trips. Compared to its size and the facilities it provides, it offers a very good value on money. In fact, the accommodation rates are so low that it is difficult to make reservations on weekends or peak seasons. It operates a variety of programs such as the Hyodo massage program, sightseeing spot experience program, health tour, city tour, and folk play experience. It takes about 5 minutes to Suncheon Bay National Garden East Gate, 7 minutes to Sunchon Station, and 10 minutes to Sunchon General Bus Terminal.

River View (리버뷰)

78     2019-06-07

191, Dokseodang-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul
+82-10-9040-5348

Located in an apartment complex in Oksu-dong, Seoul with a view of Han River, River View is a lodging exclusive for foreigners. As its name suggests, River View commands a fine view of Han River from the 12th floor. The owners of the house have been running River View for more than 10 years after experiencing different types of home stay in many countries during their long overseas bicycle trip. So far, numerous foreign guests from more than 100 countries including exchange students and trippers have stayed in the house. River View is an ordinary apartment that rents one single room. The bathroom, living room, and kitchen are communal spaces. It is near the Han River bicycle path, and you can ride the bicycle along Han River anytime since any of the 4 mountain bikes available at the house can be used for free. You can also go out for a walk to Namsan Park over Mt. Maebongsan Park, which is behind the apartment. In addition, it offers easy access to public transportation to both Gangbuk and Gangnam regions since it is near the bus stop of Airport Bus #6010 and the transfer station of Oksu Station of Subway Line 3 and Gyeongui-Jungang Line.

Geumsaem homestay (금샘 홈스테이)

92     2019-05-24

50, Geumgang-ro 379beon-gil, Geumjeong-gu, Busan
+82-10-5525-9303

Geumsaem is a lodging for home stay of foreigners. It takes 20 minutes by foot to Busan National University and 20 minutes by bus to Busan University of Foreign Studies and thus the place is popular with foreign students who stay in Busan for a language course. Geumsaem is using an apartment for lodging, and there are 4 rooms that are used for home stay. The living room, the kitchen and the rest room are shared and breakfast and supper are served upon request. The host can talk about the history and culture of Kore a or guides about tourist attractions in Busan in English. The nearest subway station from Geumsaem is the Jangjeon Station which is 10 minutes away on foot. Subway is the best means of transportation if you tour in Busan. From Jangjeon Station, it will take about 38 minutes to Haeundae Station, about 34 minutes to Gwangan Station which is near Gwangalli Beach, and 35 minutes to Jagalchi Station which is near Jagalchi Market. It will take about an hour to reach Busan Station or Gimhae Airport by public transportation.

Resom Ocean Castle (리솜오션캐슬)

7908     2019-05-23

204, Kkotjihaean-ro, Taean-gun, Chungcheongnam-do
+82-1600-0060

Ocean Castle is a membership resort located on Anmyeondo Island in the center of the pristine Taean Coast National Marine Park. This highly-modern resort is fully equipped with leisure, business, and marine sports facilities including the famous water park, Aqua World. The resort is popular throughout the year due to its diverse offerings for activities and quality service.

The resort offers first-class lodging facilities and varied recreational activities. It is also an excellent environment for business as each room is equipped with high-speed communication networks. It can be reached in about two hours from the capital by taking the Seohaean Expressway (West Cost Expressway). Non-members can take accommodation once members have completed their reservation and checked-in.