Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun

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Premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
Living area | 40-inch TV with cable channels
Premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe, iron/ironing board
Premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe, iron/ironing board

Overview of Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun

Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with restaurant, near Jogyesa Temple

8.4/10 Very good

1,308 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
The price is CA $127
Price available on 10/03/2022
Map
71, Sambong-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Health club
  • Self parking
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Computer station
  • Front desk safe
  • Laundry service
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
For families
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Elevator
  • Bathtub or shower

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Jongno
  • Gyeongbok Palace - 13 min walk
  • Gwanghwamun - 1 min drive
  • Myeongdong Street - 2 min drive
  • Namdaemun Market - 6 min drive
  • Bukchon Hanok Village - 3 min drive
  • Namsan Park - 3 min drive
  • Lotte Outlets - Seoul Station Branch - 3 min drive
  • Dongdaemun History and Culture Park - 12 min drive
  • Korea University - 6 min drive
  • N Seoul Tower - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Gimpo Intl. Airport (GMP) - 46 min drive
  • Incheon Intl. Airport (ICN) - 80 min drive
  • Suseo Station - 17 min drive
  • Haengsin Station - 17 min drive
  • Anyang Station - 24 min drive
  • Jonggak Station - 6 min walk
  • Gwanghwamun Station - 8 min walk
  • Anguk Station - 8 min walk

About this property

Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun

4-star hotel in the heart of Jongno
At Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, you can look forward to dry cleaning/laundry services, a bar, and a health club. Free in-room WiFi is available to all guests, along with a business center and a restaurant.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), self parking (surcharge), and luggage storage
  • Smoke-free premises, an elevator, and a 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers, a front desk safe, and a computer station
  • Guest reviews give good marks for the helpful staff, overall condition, and location
Room features
All guestrooms at Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun include comforts such as premium bedding and air conditioning, as well as amenities like free WiFi and safes. Guests reviews speak well of the clean rooms at the property.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee and electric kettles
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and tubs or showers
  • 40-inch TVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators, daily housekeeping, and phones

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), English, Japanese, Korean

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 338 rooms
  • Arranged over 19 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - midnight
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • The listed parking fee includes one exit from the garage per stay. Each additional exit from the garage will incur a KRW 5,000 fee in addition to the listed per-night parking fee.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (KRW 10000 per night)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) 6:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge

Working away

  • Business center
  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 2015
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Health club

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages

  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 40-inch TV
  • Premium cable channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Electric kettle
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Down comforter
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Onsite venue - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of KRW 28000 for adults and KRW 16000 for children (approximately)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Parking

  • Self parking costs KRW 10000 per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea).

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun Hotel Seoul
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun Hotel
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun Seoul
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun Hotel
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun Seoul
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun Hotel Seoul

Frequently asked questions

Does Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun?
As of 27 Sept 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun on 3 Oct 2022 start from CA $127, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun?
Yes. Self parking costs KRW 10000 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-out is available.
Is there an onsite casino at Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Seven Luck Casino Millennium Seoul Hilton Branch (4-min drive) and Seven Luck Casino Seoul Gangnam Branch (12-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun and nearby?
Maintain your daily exercise routine at the health club.
Are there restaurants at or near Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. The dining venue will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change). Nearby restaurants include Gwanghwamun Ichungjib (3-min walk), Seorin Nakji (4-min walk), and Balwoo Gongyang (4-min walk).
What's the area around Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun like?
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun is in Jongno, a short 6-minute walk from Jonggak Station and 8 minutes' walk from Gwanghwamun. Travelers say this hotel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings

8.4

Very good

8.3/10

Cleanliness

8.5/10

Staff & service

8.0/10

Amenities

8.3/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.1/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Excellent Service
Demetria, 2-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Sue Kyung, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Dooyoung, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Seunghyun, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Sung Eun, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Christopher, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

EunKyu, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great staff
Lea, 9-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Great area.
Stephen, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Kyong, 5-night trip
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