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Yanggakdo Hotel

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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good43%
  • Average42%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Yanggakdo is one of two hotels allocated to foreigners in Pyongyang. The hotel is located on an island and has 47 floors. Our double room was on the 43rd floor and would have had great views of the city but the windows were frozen...More

Thank Katesgrove
Reviewed 22 November 2017

The hotel is clean and people are friendly. Concerning the rooms, they are relatively convenient and spacious. However, it is a trip back in time due to old furnitures and poorly maintained bathrooms. But, the bed was comfortable and the view amazing. The breakfast was...More

Thank Mabrezol
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

It's a spectacular building from outside but don't let that fool you ! It's a two or three star when it comes to your room. Like everything in the DPRK it is a fascinating experience just to stay here. Unlike anything you will ever have...More

1  Thank James H
Reviewed 8 November 2017

It's a weird place but it was really fun. The service was really good, there's a revolving restaurant on the top with awesome views of the city. There's pool tables, bowling, and karaoke. Room was clean, shower and water worked well. The food throughout North...More

1  Thank Aeryn R
Reviewed 28 October 2017

As others have said - this hotel is in a time-warp along with the rest of NK in terms of decor. I am struggling to know what to rate it because we didn't have a choice about where to stay and yet I slept really...More

3  Thank woganmog
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Amenities
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Casino and Gambling
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Price range
USD 85 - USD 513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 85 - USD 513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (715)
Room & Suite (202)
Dining (51)
Pool & Beach (4)
Hotel & Grounds (422)
Bathroom (30)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Jordyn J
27 August 2017|
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Response from Ryan S | Reviewed this property |
Because I have to learn more about the world to make up for idiots like you?
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archielowe29
31 May 2017|
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Response from Ryan S | Reviewed this property |
Shot? Unsure. You will be told not to leave the hotel without a tour guide. If you're considering this question realistically, you probably shouldn't go on a trip to DPRK. There are "rules" and there are "laws" in DPRK... More
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Tractorfactor
6 January 2017|
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Response from Rhumsaa82 | Reviewed this property |
plenty of shops for snacks and drinks and a couple of bar options, not that you will be hungry after the big dinners
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"View over the city & river"
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"Upper floors for a good view of the City."
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"Great views from higher floors."
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"Dont do it"
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