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    Jongno Sunshine Guesthouse

    155-1 Donui-Dong, Jongno-Gu, Seoul 110-807, South Korea
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    • Excellent20%
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    8 Nov 2014
    “Fantastic location but...”
    1 Dec 2013
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    Reviewed 9 November 2014

    Fantastic location but doesn't deliver on some previous reviews The location is fantastic as you can walk to all the major sights quite easily. They also have a pleasant 'common room' in the basement with computers which is where breakfast is served. That's the good...More

    1  Thank ShweNaga
    Reviewed 1 December 2013

    stay here twice, but the room is abit old fashioned back to like 80's... everything there are old, and sometime water leaking, bath tub quite small, the flush might not working... other than that everything is fine, the person in charge are helpful when we...More

    Thank Ignatius1
    Reviewed 6 November 2013

    Me and my friend stayed here for 6 days and 5 nights. The location of the guesthouse is conveniently located at the center of seoul. Very near tourists spots like insadong, gwanghamun square, gyeongbukgong and changdeukgong palace, jongmyo shrine, jogyesa temple, chonggyecheon stream and gwangjang...More

    Thank Jen0714
    Reviewed 6 July 2013

    ... or as a trip with friends, since the staff is amazing. They are not only helpful giving directions, helping you to plan your tours, etc., but they also dedicate time to talk with you about anything, like friends you have known from years. The...More

    Thank Maria303
    Reviewed 12 April 2013

    Amazing owner Max speaks four languages and his staff also are skilled in several languages. A one minute walk from the subway in a neighborhood of restaurants. Rooms are small but quite adequate and clean, each with its own bathroom and fridge. An excellent value...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$ 56 - US$ 130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 22
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    • Gwanghwamun / Jongno
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    • Sunshine Guesthouse Hotel Seoul
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    If Gwanghwamun is the unofficial living room of Seoul,
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    Bugak in front of you, King Sejong the Great statue
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    Room Tips
    "Although close to the subway, it is up a small alley so could be difficult to find. Make sure you have good..."
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    "try using the street view of Daum or Naver map so you wont get lost finding it. Seoul has a lot of side..."
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    "DO NOT stay on the first floor. The rooms are poorly ventilated, and right outside the room are lots of..."
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    "room 303 is the stinky room!"
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