16, Jungang-daero 1805beon-gil, Geumjeong-gu, Busan
The French Code Hotel, located in Guseo-dong, Geumjeong-gu, Busan, has good accessibility as it is located near Guseo Station and Beomeosa Temple on Busan Subway Line 1. As it is located in Seomyeon, the center of Busan, it provides convenience to visit anywhere and has a large parking space, making it also easy for customers traveling with a vehicle. It is a recently remodeled building that is popular for its tidy and stylish interior, and the rooms are equipped with a styler which is handy for customers who are on a business trip! Coffee machine and DVDs are available on the first floor, so you can freely watch movies and drink coffee.
5031-1, Donghae-daero, Donghae-si, Gangwon-do
Hotel East is a 2-star hotel located 10 mins from Donghae Port and Gamchu Beach by car. In addition, it is close to other famous tourist destinations such as Haesindang, Candlestick Rock, and Hwanseongul Cave, and is a great place for travelers who want cost-effectiveness with clean facilities and quiet surroundings at a reasonable price. The room consists of an ondol room, a standard room, a premium room, and a two-bed room. Ondol rooms are popular for its ample space and warm floors.
11, Gwangsan-ro 19beon-gil, Gwangsan-gu, Gwangju
MADRID Gwangju Hotel located across from Gwangju Songjeong Station KTX is close to Gwangju Airport, City Hall, Kimdaejung Convention Center, and such popular areas allowing guests traveling on foot to easily visit. It also provides a pleasant environment as a business hotel as it is easy to visit Pyeongdong Industrial Complex, Sochon Industrial Complex, Hanam Industrial Complex, and Nuju Innovation City. As a new hotel opened in October 2016, it stood out as the headquarters hotel of the 2019 World Swimming Championships and is one of the top popular hotels in Gwangju with its clean facilities and friendly service.
49-23, Gyedong-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul
The main building in Seoul is a traditional Korean cultural space renovated by Jeong Yeong-jin, a human cultural asset, from a hanok with a history of 130 years. Traditional flags, fences, pavilions, chimneys, and jangdokdae are holding the blue sky with pine trees, creating a harmonious Korean-style house. Passing through the elegant tall gate, as you see the jangdokdae, a small but clean hanok will be revealed, and the pine trees and bamboo trees added to the natural beauty, while the loving Gomusin placed on the stone brings back beautiful memories.
Rakkojae is a place where the customs of the aristocrats in the past are melted in various places, creating a wonderful atmosphere by carefully reviving the pavilion, ponds, and daecheongmaru. Especially, Daecheongmaru adds the beauty of the margins of hanok to give you a sense of refreshment. As the old scholars did, sitting on the pavilion makes the time flow slow and the wind that passes over the Sotdae feels special.
In addition, you can experience the beauty of Korean tradition with various programs such as tea ceremony, jjimjilbang, royal robes, and kimchi-making along with traditional Korean food. Rakkojae's accommodation, reminiscent of a nobleman's house in the Joseon Dynasty, is well-kept and comfortable that it is comparable to a luxury hotel, and the natural jade-covered ondol rooms and firewood jjimjilbangs made of cheongito provide a healthy journey for many guests.
129, Naesosa-ro, Buan-gun, Jeollabuk-do
NabiDream is a hanok experience accommodation located in Naeso Temple, Byeonsanbando. Based in Wonam Village, NABIdream is a modern hanok remodeled from the hanok built in the 90s. It has a quiet and peaceful atmosphere of hanok and convenient modern technology. In addition, the wide yard and pine trees laid on the green grass add to the antique of the place. The rooms named after the flowers are prepared in a variety of types for at least 2 to a maximum of 12 different types of travelers can choose from. Most rooms have kitchens and cooking utensils for cooking, and each room has a separate barbecue in the front yard to enjoy.
74, Dancheon-ro, Muju-gun, Jeollabuk-do
Kirin Motel was redone entirely in 2018 to become the clean, comfortable accommodations it is today. With every room equipped with air-conditioning, guests can stay cool in summer and warm in winter. Being located at the center of the downtown of Muju, it offers easy access to many restaurants and facilities. Muju County Office and Namdaecheon Stream are a mere 300 meters away; Muju resort and gucheondong valley -- which are popular sites all year round -- are 25 minutes away by car. The venue of Muju Firefly Festival, Muju’s representative festival, is 600 meters away on foot. During the festival period, people can experience fireflies, the symbol of a clean region, and try diverse activities and food. Kirin Motel keeps the rates the same throughout the year be it peak season, off season, weekdays, or weekends, offering affordable options to guests whether during summer peak season or winter ski season with the best cost-effectiveness in the region.
40, Garak-ro 93beon-gil, Gimhae-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
The Gimhae Hanok Experience Hall is a “hanok” stay that showcases the beauty and elegance of Korean culture. It has seven buildings in total. Anchae, Sarangchae, Byeolchae, Haengnangchae, Bakkatchae, Heotganchae, and Sadang contains 13 rooms that can house around 2–3 or 4–5 people. Rooms in Anchae, Sarangchae, and Byeolchae have different characteristics and can be chosen according to one’s preferences. The eight Anchae rooms are decorated with antique furniture, seat cushions, traditional letter holders, and lamps, recreating the daily lives of Koreans in the past. The wide “daecheongmaru” raised floor can be used as a meeting room as well. Sarangchae is smaller and more unassuming than the Anchae, but the “numaru” raised floor with a sofa and a table offers a great place to rest and enjoy the scenery. Meanwhile, the Wolpa and Hamheo rooms of Byeolchae offer the most authentic sight in the complex with a large screen and “boryo” (thick quilt laid out on the floor as a seat), which is similar to a scene out of historical dramas. Even though the rooms follow traditional construction to a T, they are all equipped with modern amenities like TVs, refrigerators, air-conditioning, and restrooms for convenience. The management also offers traditional cultural programs often and provides services in English and Japanese for foreign visitors.
78, Jungang-daero, Seongsan-gu, Changwon-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
Located 8 min away by car from KTX Changwon Jungang Station, M-Stay Hotel Changwon is a business hotel whose name stands for “Memorable Stay.” It has a casual and comfortable atmosphere, brought by the bright colors and natural materials used in the interior. There are 357 rooms in total, which include Superior, Deluxe, and Deluxe Suite, and all rooms offer a wide and efficiently organized space for the guest’s comfort. The Superior room has a monochrome interior and a long table facing the window so that guests can work while looking at the scenery outside. The Deluxe room has a large work desk, minibar, TV, and sofa arranged effectively, maximizing the amount of space available for the guest. Meanwhile, the Deluxe Suite is a European studio-style room with a large workspace, suitable to host discussions. All rooms except for the Twin rooms are equipped with a large, comfortable king-sized bed. The hotel operates a 24 hr business center, complete with a beam projector and a laptop PC for the convenience of its business guests. Moreover, visitors can enjoy complimentary 2 hr use of the room. Other amenities in the hotel include the fitness center with a view of the city, a rooftop garden, and a restaurant. The front desk offers services in English, Japanese, and Chinese for foreign guests.
17, Gyeonggang-ro 2103beon-gil, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
The Jungang Branch of the Gangneung Guest House is situated near the Gangneung Bus Terminal; all bus services pass by the guest house, so guests can get around the whole area very easily by taking the bus. The guest house also offers easy access to surrounding tourist attractions as it is only ten minutes away from Gangneung Station and three minutes away from Jungang Market, both on foot. As a cozy communal space for guests, the lobby is ideal for enjoying a party with food and drinks. The guest house has a variety of rooms including dormitory rooms for 4-10 persons, single rooms, rooms for 2 persons etc. Even group stay is also available. Dormitary room rates based on one person; for twin rooms, extra 20,000 won charged for additional guest.
19, Yongjigak-gil, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
Located in Gangneung City, Gangneung Ing Guest House makes cleanliness its top priority and strives to offer the most comfortable stay by frequent washing of the bedding. It has two types of rooms, Dormitory Rooms for 4 persons and Ondol Rooms for 2 persons, each of which is equipped with a bathroom for guests’ convenience. The communal space situated on the first floor is ideal for reading and relaxation. The guesthouse is just 7 minutes’ walk from Gangneung Station and 10 minutes’ walk from Gangneung Jungang Market. Surrounding tourist attractions include Gyeongpodae Beach, Jeongdongjin, Seongyojang House of Gangneung, and Gangneung Olympic Park (2km from the guest house).
99, Simponam-gil, Samcheok-si, Gangwon-do
High 1 Choochoo Park in Samcheok, Gangwon-do is the first, longest, and best experience resort. It's the only train theme park in Korea featuring mountain rails and Yeongdong Railway, making it a great trexperiencenation with lodging. The resort boasts of the 'Switchback Train' on a zigzag railway, inclined train modeled after the mountain railway in Switzerland, mini train, 30 guestrooms, and auto camping that can accommodate 31 camping cars. There are a number of popular tourist attractions including Saecheonnyeon Road and Janghohang Port, which is called the 'Napoli of Korea' for its picturesque landscape and where visitors can enjoy snorkeling and rafting.
8, Haeundaehaebyeon-ro 209beonga-gil, Haeundae-gu, Busan
The Best Louis Hamilton Hotel is located near Haeundae Beach, the most popular beach in Korea. It's a boutique hotel in a modern and stylish building with pleasant guestrooms and friendly staff. It's within easy walking distance of Haeundae Beach, and just a short ride from Taejongdae in the Yeongdo District, Igidae Park and the famous Galmaetgil Trails, as well as Gukje Market and Kkangtong Market where there are lots to buy and eat. One of the advantages of staying at the Best Louis Hamilton Hotel is that guests can choose from different types of rooms including Business Double, Superior Double, Deluxe Double, Deluxe Family Twin, and Presidential Suite. Each guestroom is furnished with an air conditioner, flat screen TV, free toiletries, and free WiFi. Guests can check in/out anytime they want around the clock. Fax and copy machines are also available for guests who need them.