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    Hotel Benhur Jongno

    37, Daehak-ro 1-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-835, South Korea
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    • Excellent6%
    • Very good20%
    • Average28%
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    • Terrible26%
    22 Nov 2015
    “Not too shabby”
    8 Apr 2015
    “Excellent stay, great price”
    Free Wifi
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 November 2015

    Stayed at Benhur for one night - a Saturday. Chose it because we wanted to stay in a "love motel" whilst in Korea just for fun and it was close to other locations we wanted to visit during the weekend. Got the impression the staff...More

    Thank Jocelyn G
    Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

    I couldn't find the place at first as their is no sign outside in English, I eventually found it simply by using the address. Once inside, the staff spoke English well enough to check me in without any issues. The room was clean and nice...More

    Thank Tim A
    Reviewed 3 June 2014

    Travelled in Sept 2012. Convenient location, 5 to 10 mins walk from the subway, plenty of food in the area, from restaurants to street food. 30mins walk from Dongdaemun shopping area. On the stay: There isn't a separate shower, so you have to shower standing...More

    Thank floraquek
    Reviewed 18 February 2014

    Stayed for 5 nights, very cheap for Seoul, overall the experience was OK, we got the impression the place was more used to renting rooms by the hour rather than the night. After 3 days of awkward encounters with patrons I started to see the...More

    Thank kenny_w_uk
    Reviewed 3 November 2013

    I stayed 2 nights for vacation and reasons of my choice are nice outlook and cheap price. A little disappointed as the interior is old and room needs repairing particularly the bathroom with a damaged jacuzzi. No English for hotel staff and they even asked...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • USD 39 - USD 89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 39
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    • Location
    • South Korea >
    • Seoul >
    • Gwanghwamun / Jongno
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    Gwanghwamun / Jongno
    If Gwanghwamun is the unofficial living room of Seoul,
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    Being one of Seoul’s oldest neighbourhoods, the area
    is rich with history and culture in its palaces,
    shrines, and temples. Stand in the centre of
    Gwanghwamun Square with Gyeongbokgung Palace and Mt.
    Bugak in front of you, King Sejong the Great statue
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