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    Somerset Palace Seoul

    7 Yulgok-Ro 2 Gil, Jongno-Gu, Seoul 03143, South Korea
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good44%
    • Average7%
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    best location. best room condition and service. delicious breakfast. easy access to wonderful restaurant. enough room space for rest and work. silent room. but somewhat old fashioned bathroom and bathtubMore

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    Response from 기범 배, 매니저 at Somerset Palace SeoulResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is always encouraging for us to learn that our residents are satisfied with our service. Once again, thank you for...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Excellent service and quality short stay apartment in Seoul. Very much enjoyed my stay here. Lovely caring people, great service, high quality apartments. Highly recommended for business travelers looking for a welcoming place to spend a few weeks on business in Seoul (as I was.)...More

    Thank mmppwwzz
    Response from 기범 배, 매니저 at Somerset Palace SeoulResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, we are happy to have met your expectaions in service and quality standards. Your complimnets motivates us...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The room is warm and bright. The bathroom is little bit small but still ok. The kitchen is good, it will be much better if the rice cooker can be provided. The washing machine is good. The gym room is good.More

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    Response from 기범 배, 매니저 at Somerset Palace SeoulResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience about our serviced residence. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, I have noted your comment in regards to the rice cooker. We regret that we could not...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was a very well priced, well kept and well appreciated hotel. Although they call it a "serviced apartment". We enjoyed our stay here very much and the Italian restaurant downstairs makes a great pizza.More

    Thank YnotCtheWorld
    Response from 기범 배, 매니저 at Somerset Palace SeoulResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are happy to have met your expectaions in service and quality standards. Receiving such positive feedback from our residents motivates us to further improve our commitment to delivering good service. Once again,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The location was the best. Its near one of my favourite venues. In-sado. Food is abundant and reasonable. Plenty to see and shop. The subway is nearby, about 5mins walk. Lots to see and do. temple just behind the serviced apartments, palace about 120 mins...More

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    Response from 기범 배, 매니저 at Somerset Palace SeoulResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience about our serviced residence. We are glad to hear that you had an enjoyable stay with us. Receiving such feedback from residents like yourself inspire us to comtinually improve our service delivery. Once again, thank you for...More

    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 103 - USD 459 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #15 Family Hotel in Seoul
    • #26 Business Hotel in Seoul
    • #36 Luxury Hotel in Seoul
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 400
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    • Location
    • South Korea >
    • Seoul >
    • Gwanghwamun / Jongno
    • Also Known As
    • Somerset Palace Seoul Hotel Seoul ,
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    • Seoul Somerset Palace Hotel
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    Room & Suite (464)
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    Dining (41)
    Hotel & Grounds (184)
    Bathroom (23)
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    Gwanghwamun / Jongno
    If Gwanghwamun is the unofficial living room of Seoul,
    Jongno is the main hallway connecting some of Seoul’s
    most important historic sites and neighbourhoods.
    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
    ...More
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    kkrtraveler
    18 March 2017|
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    Response from luke47 | Reviewed this property |
    To my knowledge, all beds are standard (hotel-home) beds. None on the floor.
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    kkrtraveler
    18 March 2017|
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    Response from HP1972 | Reviewed this property |
    The beds are hard as a rock. The don't have a yo type mattress.
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    18 March 2017|
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    Response from rosanne145 | Reviewed this property |
    Not that I know of. For that you need to check hanok accommodation - much more authentic
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    Room Tips
    "Room is spacious. Bed mattress was not the one fully comfortable. Bathroom facility was a little old ones."
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    "Bring your own sleeper, toothbrush."
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    "Choose the rooms facing the mountains and palace."
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    "choose rooms with best views of the palace if possible"
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