688, Bukhangangbyeon-gil, Chuncheon-si, Gangwon-do
Elysian Gangchon is located just one hour by train from Seoul and is surrounded by beautiful nature, delicious restaurants, and fun activities. The resort offers 222 guestrooms, three condo style buildings, a golf course, and ski slopes.
606, Teheran-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul-si
Park Hyatt Seoul features contemporary design and facilities, and it houses exclusively 185 rooms with customized individual service offered to each guest. Located in the heart of the commercial, business and shopping district including COEX Mall and the World Trade Center, the hotel is conveniently situated in a four-way intersection of Samseong Station, and has great day and night views through its all glass-covered building. Also, it combines both modern beauty and oriental elegance alike with well-equipped facilities such as lobby lounge on the top of the hotel, fitness, indoor swimming pool and spa facility. Each room has spacious bathroom, high ceiling, and big-sized of window.
5 FL, 53, Wausan-ro 35-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul
LikeU is a guesthouse in Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, one of the downtown areas of Seoul that’s popular among young people. It's within a 2-minute walk from Hongik Univ. Station on Subway Line 2. For this reason, majority of the guests are young people from Hong Kong and Singapore. The owner of the guesthouse goes the extra mile to make sure that the rooms, beds, sheets, and blankets are clean, so the minimum length of stay is 3 days. All the guestrooms are two-story rooms for more space. There is a washing machine in each of the rooms for the convenience of the guests. Use of the washing machine is free.
136, Hongdu-gil, Suncheon-si, Jeollanam-do
'Located in Hongnae-dong, Suncheon, Suncheonman Bay Haeryongseong Fortress Gotaek is the head house of the Suncheon Moon clan and has long been inhabited by the descendants of Moon Wi-se (pen-name: Poongam), who rendered distinguished services to the Joseon dynasty as a Righteous Army during the Japanese Invasion in 1592.
The house, with its long history of 300 years, was known as a wealthy and warm-hearted family house in the Suncheonman Bay area that used to provide a hearty meal for passers-by in the sarangbang (men’s quarters), and also produced three queens during the Goryeo Dynasty.
As the house is surrounded by low hills where various seasonal herbs including mugwort, water parsley, and other medicinal ingredients grow, it offers guests a wild tea ceremony experience. It also offers a pork belly BBQ with water parsley in the evenings. Guests can see animals like roosters and Jindo dogs. In particular, the ‘Seungjiwon room’ consists of a bedroom, living room, bathroom, and kitchen, making it popular among family groups.
6, Cheonbyeonjwa-ro 428beon-gil, Nam-gu, Gwangju
ARIENE GUESTHOUSE is a four-story building with one basement and three floors aboveground. Located in Yangrim-dong, Namgu, Gwangju Metropolitan City, it consists of guestrooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors with amenities such as seminar room, sports equipment, and cafe on the 1st floor and the basement level. ARIENE GUESTHOUSE is the ideal accommodations for family guests with a child. Its interior was made with eco-friendly materials and decorated with penguin characters including Dongaebi, the mascot of Penguin Village in Yangrim-dong, creating a friendly atmosphere for children. The guesthouse is only 5 minutes away by car from Sajik Park, which is known for its observation tower, and about 10 minutes away from Gwangju Metro's Culture Complex Station and Namgwangju Station on foot. The room rate is inclusive of breakfast in western style (toast, coffee, fruits, and vegetables) or Korean style whose menu changes every day.
76-6, Hahoejongga-gil, Pungcheon-myeon, Andong-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
Garam Choyeonjae offers guests a variety of charming features, particularly the harmonious natural environment which creates a serene and relaxing atmosphere. Situated in Hahoe, which is partially enclosed by the Nakdonggang River, Garam Choyeonjae stands out among the village’s many hanok houses due to its beautiful thatched roof. The village has become a popular tourist destination thanks to the distinguished natural landscape along the Nakdonggang River, its 100 ~ 200-year-old hanok houses, and nearby Buyongdae Cliff, which commands a panoramic view of the village. The name of the house is a compound word consisting of ‘garam’, which is the pen-name of the house’s owner, a 15th–generation descendant of Ryu Seong-ryong (pen-name: Seoae, 1542-1607, a scholar-official of the Joseon Dynasty), and ‘choyeonjae’, which means “a thatched house in which swallows live.” Guests can even see the swallows and their nests under the rafters and eaves of this simple, cozy hanok. The house is also surrounded by various well-known buildings such as Damyeonjae House, the largest and oldest hanok in the village; Yangjindang House (Treasure No. 306); and Binyeonjeongsa House (National Folklore Cultural Heritage No. 86), which was built and used as a library by Ryu Un-yong (pen-name: Gyeomam). Garam Choyeonjae consists of two rectangular hanok buildings with clean and well-maintained rooms exuding a traditional and antique atmosphere. In particular, the house’s beautifully maintained thatched roof attracts many foreign visitors. The house also provides various experience programs, including an opportunity to use a treadmill, millstone, and mortar, and a gat-making experience (a gat is a Korean traditional hat made of bamboo and horsehair). Moreover, visitors are highly recommended to appreciate the fantastic view of the sunset from the wooden floor of the house’s sarangchae (men’s quarters), and the beautiful garden planted with seasonal wildflowers.
1455, Yulgok-ro, Gangdong-myeon, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do, Korea
Located on Jeongdongjin Beach, Jungdong Castle has guestrooms commanding a great view of the East Sea and the sunrise. The Room A offers a view of the ocean and sunrise, and the Room B offers a wide view of the coastline stretching from Jeongdongjin 1-ri and Sun Cruise. It’s a perfect place to enjoy a barbecue party while taking in the beautiful view of the beach. There are lots to see and enjoy around the motel, such as the Haslla Art World with many artworks in harmony with nature, Gangneung Solhyang Arboretum filled with a refreshing pine scent, and Deungmyeong Beach where you can enjoy the summer beach.
1219-3, Sillicheon-ro, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
+82-33-661-8668 / +82-10-5387-8335
Voyager Pension located in Gangneung, Gangwon-do is a place of relaxation in nature for those tired of the city noise. It has a total of nine Family and Two-Story Rooms. Family Rooms can acccommodate up to eight people, making them a great choice for groups and families. The rooms are furnished with a TV, refrigerator, air conditioner, hair dryer, high-speed Internet, and desktop computer. The pension also has a seminar room, outdoor BBQ facilities, foot volleyball court, basketball court, and karaoke room. Biryongso Falls (15m high) is located right in front of the pension for the guests to relax in the cold water during the summer. The pension's outdoor BBQ facilities are perfect for those wishing to have a BBQ party. Nearby popular tourist attractions include Jumunjinhang Port, Gyeongpodae Pavilion, Hajodae Beach, and Chamsori Gramophone & Edison Science Museum. Yangyang International Airport is also within a short distance from the pension.
45-5, Susan 1-gil, Sonyang-myeon, Yangyang-gun, Gangwon-do
Susan Motel in Susanhang Port has a total of 10 rooms, most of which offer a great view of the East Sea. The Twin Room has the best view of all, and it’s one of the best places to enjoy the sunrise in comfort. All the rooms have a terrace. The "Ondol Condo Room," and "Twin Condo Room," have a kitchen where the guests can cook. Susanhang Yatch Marina is very accessible to those wishing to enjoy water sports. Susangbong Peak Observatory is just a 5-minute walk from the motel, commanding a great view of Mulchi Beach to the north and Hajodae Beach to the south. Osan Beach and Osan-ri Prehistory Museum are only 2 kilometers away from the motel as well, with Naksansa Temple and Naksan Beach a mere 15-minute ride from the motel. The motel is very conveniently located, with both Yangyang Express & Intercity Bus Terminal and Yangyang International Airport nearby.
51, Sangmubeonyeong-ro, Seo-gu, Gwangju
The 7-story, 36-room Hotel The May is located in Sangmu District, Seo-gu, Gwangju. There are three types of rooms: Superior Twin Room, Deluxe Double Room, and Business Double Room. Designed to serve as a boutique business hotel, it's a good place to stay for business travelers as well as tourists. The hotel has seminar and conference rooms on the 7th floor, each furnished with desk, fax, computer, and beam projector. Free breakfast is served in the cafeteria on the 2nd floor, with microwave oven and electric cooktop for the guests to use at any time. Nearby tourist destinations include the May 18 Memorial Park, Sangmu Sculpture Park, and Kim Daejung Convention Center. Gwangju Airport, Gwangju Songjeong Station, and Gwangju Bus Terminal are also nearby for those coming from other cities or countries. In the vicinity of the hotel is Uncheon Station for those using public transportation to get to the downtown area.
141, Wonhyo-ro, Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
'Located in Gyeongju, the capital of Silla Kingdom for 992 years, 141 Mini Hotel lets you enjoy hotel services at motel room rates. It has sauna, book café, small conference room, and business center for the convenience of its guests. The hotel staff are friendly as well. It's very conveniently located, since it's only 5 minutes away from Gyeongju Station and 10 minutes away from the Bus Terminal, both on foot. There are many popular tourist destinations in the vicinity of the hotel, including Donggung Palace, Wolji Pond, Cheomseongdae Observatory, and Bulguksa Temple.
200, Gangbyeon-ro, Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
Silla Boutique Premium Hotel is a family-friendly hotel with children's facilities. The Premium Kids Deluxe and Premium Kids Suite Rooms are furnished with a low bed for the safety of children. The hotel has a total of 31 rooms with white and wood-toned interior. There are various room sizes such as Premium Double Bed Room for two and Premium Corner Suite Room for six. Hotel guests can bathe and use the sauna facilities in the spa SpaLux in the hotel building for free and buy everyday necessities from the 24-hour convenience store on the first floor. It’s a mere 5-minute walk from the Bus Terminal and only a 20-minute bus ride from Singyeongju Station. Most of the popular tourist destinations in Gyeongju City are within a 20-minute bicycle ride from the hotel as well.