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Cheoksan Hot Springs Zone (척산온천지구)

Cheoksan Hot Springs Zone (척산온천지구)

0m    46580     2020-09-17

288, Gwangwang-ro, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-636-4806

Cheoksan Hot Springs Zone consists of hot springs of Chocksan Spa and Cheoksan Hot Spring Resort. Hot springs in Cheoksan are known to be beneficial for people with skin disease, eye disease, gastroenteric disorders, and neuralgia. Not only are the waters soft and great for the skin, but drinking the water is said to beautify the skin and improve blood circulation.

Cheoksan Hot Springs Zone is located a mere 10 minutes away from one of Korea’s most beautiful mountain ranges, Seoraksan Mountain, and so the resort is considered the perfect place to relax and relieve fatigue after an invigorating hike.

Cheoksan Spa (척산온천장)

Cheoksan Spa (척산온천장)

7m    7694     2020-03-26

288, Gwangwang-ro, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-636-4806

Nestled at the foot of Seoraksan National Park, Cheoksan Spa was designated as a nationally approved spa due to its clean water. Visitors can stay here in comfort thanks to the wide guestrooms, and large parking lot. Subsidiary facilities include spa bath, resting area, barbeque site, and Korean restaurant as well as a seminar room perfect for business meetings and workshops.

Hotel Amaranth [Korea Quality] / 호텔 아마란스 [한국관광 품질인증]

Hotel Amaranth [Korea Quality] / 호텔 아마란스 [한국관광 품질인증]

561m    5104     2020-09-10

55, Oncheon-ro, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-636-5252

The hotel was named “amaranth,” meaning “unfading flower or legendary flower,” hoping that it will be an excellent hotel that maintains its high quality for guests at all times. This medium-sized business and family hotel offers clean and pleasant rooms as well as a view of the beautiful scenery of Seoraksan Mountain. Each room has a small terrace that offers an open view of Ulsanbawi Rock on its right. Guests will find relaxation and peace amid the quiet stillness of the environment, along with clean hotel facilities. Since it is adjacent to the Cheoksan Spa Area of Sokcho, Gangwon-do, guests can reach the mountains, hot springs, sea, and lake within 5~15 minutes by car. It also takes only five minutes to get to Sokcho IC. Hotel Amaranth has acquired certifications such as Accommodation Sanitation Evaluation by Korea Quality in order to provide guests with the ultimate comfort and safety during their stay.

Seorak Pine Resort (설악파인리조트)

Seorak Pine Resort (설악파인리조트)

1.1 Km    28612     2019-10-07

14, Gwangwang-ro 408beon-gil, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-635-5800

Hansongjeong Garden (한송정가든)

Hansongjeong Garden (한송정가든)

1.5 Km    8876     2018-11-07

452-4, Nohak-dong, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
82-33-636-7750

Hansongjeong Garden is owned by a first-rate chef who only uses carefully selected ingredients. The owner-chef won the Grand Prize in the SIFE Seoul International Culinary Competition 2007 and received a bronze medal for his work at the Gangwon Tour Service Competition. He also has a patent on Eolgari Nangmyeon (Cold Buckwheat Noodles with Eolgari Kimchi).

Sokcho Museum & Displaced Civilians Folk Village (속초시립박물관·속초실향민문화촌)

Sokcho Museum & Displaced Civilians Folk Village (속초시립박물관·속초실향민문화촌)

1.5 Km    14869     2020-05-13

16, Sinheung 2-gil, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-639-2978

The city of Sokcho has a unique local culture. Sandwiched between Mt. Seoraksan and the East Sea, it experiences both the lifestyle of the mountains and the sea. It is influenced by the Abai Village, which was a settlement created by North Korean refugees during the Korean War. The unique folk cultures can be viewed at the Sokcho City Museum and the Displaced Civilians Folk Village. Visitors can also experience seasonal rituals and events, North Korean cultural programs, and other museum cultural programs.

The-K Soraksan Family Hotel (설악산가족호텔)

The-K Soraksan Family Hotel (설악산가족호텔)

2.5 Km    13354     2020-04-28

470-7, Seoraksan-ro, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-639-8100

Located in Sokcho, Gangwon-do, The-K Soraksan Family Hotel has rooms of various sizes, from studio type to a family room. The smallest room type is 66 ㎡, a studio type room for four people. Amenities include a wardrobe, drawers, a TV, and a table. Next in size is the 96 ㎡-type room that consists of one room and a large living room. The largest is a suite-style room, consisting of two bedrooms and one spacious living room.

Cho Won Resor tel[Korea Quality] / 초원 리조텔 [한국관광 품질인증]

Cho Won Resor tel[Korea Quality] / 초원 리조텔 [한국관광 품질인증]

2.8 Km    5255     2020-08-05

19, Cheongbong-ro 5-gil, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
+82-10-4742-0442

Chowon Resortel is an economical lodging located at the entrance of Mt. Seoraksan National Park, which is good for small-scale group tours such as family travels, school trips, and trainings. The rooms are composed of no-frills single room, condo-style single room, and a condo-style room with a living room. The rooms are maintained well. You will have a better impression of the place after meeting the owner who always greets guests kindly with a big smile. The resortel is well-known for its cost-effectiveness; BBQ set-up, for instance, can be arranged at affordable prices. The best merit of Chowon Resortel is the picturesque Mt. Seoraksan. You will feel that your body is relaxed just by looking at the natural background with its splendid mountain, rock peaks, pine forest, and valleys. You can get to the information center of Mt. Seoraksan in just a few minutes’ walk. From the information center, it takes 10 minutes to Sinheungsa Temple and about 1 hour and 10 minutes to the Rocking Stone. You can take the cable car to go up to the Gwongeunseong Fortress and walk 10 minutes to get to Bonghwadae which is the peak of Gwongeunseong. After visiting Mt. Seoraksan, you can move to the seaside where Sokcho Beach, Naksansa Temple, Daepohang, and Dongmyeonghang ports are located.

Hanwha Resort Seorak Waterpia (한화리조트 설악 워터피아)

Hanwha Resort Seorak Waterpia (한화리조트 설악 워터피아)

2.8 Km    85883     2020-04-02

111, Misiryeong-ro 2983beon-gil, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-630-5800

Located within Seorak Hanwha Resort, nestled at the foot of Seoraksan Mountain and before the deep blue ocean, Seorak Waterpia is a hot springs water theme park that uses 100% pure natural hot springs water. The park is divided into a spa zone and water zone, with major facilities including an indoor sauna, water play facilities, and a rooftop leisure spa. In particular, the outdoor sauna is quite popular for it's view of Seoraksan Mountain. The water throughout the park is kept at a toasty 49 degrees Celsius, making for a fun spa experience year round and fun for the whole family.

Hanwha Resort Seorak (한화리조트 설악)

Hanwha Resort Seorak (한화리조트 설악)

2.8 Km    33902     2019-08-20

111, Misiryeong-ro 2983beon-gil, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-630-5500

Hanwha Resort Seorak features breathtaking views of Seoraksan Mountain and the East Sea. Guests can enjoy some rest and relaxation at the spa or enjoy playing a round of golf.

NewStart Seorak Resort [Korea Quality] / 뉴스타트 설악리조트 [한국관광 품질인증]

NewStart Seorak Resort [Korea Quality] / 뉴스타트 설악리조트 [한국관광 품질인증]

3.1 Km    6532     2020-09-10

6, Seoraksan-ro 836beon-gil, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do (Seorak-dong)
1544-2239

Situated at the entrance to the beautiful Seoraksan National Park in Sokcho, Gangwon-do Province, Newstart Seorak Resort is a two-story building surrounded by splendid scenery and red pines, offering guests a tranquil green environment, clean air, and the refreshing scent of pine trees. The resort’s guestrooms include standard rooms and condominium-style rooms featuring a classy interior design coupled with pleasant and comfortable bedrooms. Its additional facilities and services include an outdoor BBQ site, a pick-up service from the Sokcho Bus Terminal, and large parking lots at the front and rear of the building. As it is situated near the entrance to Seoraksan National Park, nearby tourist destinations such as Seoraksan Mountain, Sokcho Beach, Naksansa Temple, Daepo Port, Dongmyeong Port, and Cheoksan Hot Springs are just 5 to 10 minutes’ drive away. The resort is popular among tourist seeking clean and quiet accommodation.

Seorak Plaza Country Club (설악프라자컨트리클럽)

2.9 Km    8665     2018-10-22

1111, Misiryeong-ro 2983beon-gil, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-630-5511~4

Seorak Plaza Country club, as one of the resort facilities of the Hanhwa Resort is one of the best golf clubs in Korea, and it prides over its spectacular scenery. Also, situated in the vicinity of one of Korea’s most famed tourist sites, Mt. Seoraksan, it enables customers to look over Mt. Seoraksan’s unexplored landscapes and to look over the Eastern Sea during the games. The whole 18 hole course has an interesting design, and it can seem easy and difficult at the same time.
With the warm climate of an island, it is the most adequate golf club to enjoy golfing throughout the year. It includes Korea’s one and only sauna that provides 100% pure natural mineral water, and also has a unique food court selling local specialities.