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Metro Hotel

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Metro Hotel is just a stone away from the subway and located at the center of Myeongdong. The breakfast buffet was nice and the bed was large. Most important is the affordable pricing compared to other high end hotels in this area. Do spend at least 4 nights in Myeongdong to experience the shopping festival.

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Singapore
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A decent hotel ideally located in Myeong Dong, with Euroji-1-ga station is just right behind the hotel and Myeong-dong station is just a good 10mins walk through the shopping district. Travelling around Seoul was easy with these 2 metro stations within reach. We had only booked a small standard Queen bedded Room (18sqm) which is sufficient for a couple. Room...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great hotel with excellent staff. Location top notch. Amenities are all working perfectly fine. You can't find any hotel better than this in Seoul. You can grab Starbucks when leaving hotel. You can find convenient stores and restaurants within 1 minute of walk. I'm totally speechless with the standard this hotel has to offer. World class!

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Convenient to Seoul subway (which has hit-or-miss directions). Great staff. Myeongdong is a riot at night - streets jammed with small, temporary shopping places - out at about 7pm, gone about 11pm. Great breakfast, wonderful walk-in shower, and about a mile from Seoul station. Only minor complaint is that shelf and drawer storage a bit limited - NOT like Japan,...

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

I only stayed here for one night. The hotel and the room itself was very clean and modern. The room was very cosy but very tidy and the hotel was right in the heart of Myeongdong so was excellently positioned. Unfortunately, the day I checked out I lost my passport - the hotel staff were so helpful in helping me...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right the end of Myeong-dong main street, which means you could get lots of good street food middle of the night. Staff are welcoming and always smiling. Rooms are clean and tidy. Definitely will come back!

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Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a small functional hotel. The facilities are well maintained and the room is clean and neat. The location is very accessible and close proximity to myeongdong. There is lots of food and shopping options around the hotel. We enjoyed our stay at the hotel and loved it's convenience and accessibility. Only downside is that there may be some who...

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Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel Staffs Are Friendly. Our Room Consists Of 1 Queen Size Bed + 2 Single Beds, Good LayOut, Spacious & Clean. Location Is Good, Near To - Myeongdong Shopping Area - Namdaemum Market - Dongdaemum Shopping Area - Lotte Department Store & Duty Free - Sinsaegye Department Store

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Altamonte Springs, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great experience at this hotel. Excellent location, extremely helpful staff, wonderful complimentary breakfast every morning. Room was clean and spacious. Will definitely stay here again the next time I am in Seoul.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Room type: Triple (+) Clean and Spacious Room (+) Comfortable bed (+) 2 pillows (one soft and one firm pillow available, nice touch) (+) Free WIFI (stable connection) (+) Water Boiler, Hair Dryer, Air Purifier and Humidifier provided. (+) Electronic toilet seat (+) Complimentary bottles of water, coffee and tea. (+) Complimentary breakfast (Thumbs up! Nice food) (+) Excellent location!...

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Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Arguably Seoul’s most famous neighbourhood and undoubtedly one of its most popular, Myeongdong takes shopping and eating to new heights, with hundreds of shops, restaurants, and cafes all stacked on top of one another. The rise in popularity of Korean cosmetics, fashion, and more has made this area a must-see for visitors who come and marvel at Myeongdong’s often frenetic pace and energy. Lotte and Shinsaegae’s massive department stores are also popular draws for both Korean and luxury products. The department stores, just like Myeongdong’s streets, are crowded around the clock. Myeongdong’s many street food carts are also immensely popular for their inexpensive and quirky offerings (French-fry-encrusted corn dogs, anyone?). The neighbourhood’s popularity, as well as its close proximity to other popular sights and neighbourhoods, makes it one of Seoul’s most popular places to stay.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cozy, stylish and centrally located, the newly renovated Metro hotel has everything you want for your Seoul trip. With a convenient downtown setting located in Myeongdong, the heart of Seoul, expect most of your destinations within few minutes. This well-kept secret in the center of the city, Metro hotel is the first tourist hotel in Korean history. Since 1960, our hardcore mission always has been the "Guest Satisfaction". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Metro Hotel

Address: 14, Myeongdong 9ga-Gil, Jung-Gu, Seoul 04534, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul > Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Price Range: ₹ 5,753 - ₹ 9,205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Metro Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 78
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#2 Family Hotel in Seoul
#2 Romantic Hotel in Seoul
#16 Best Value Hotel in Seoul
#45 Business Hotel in Seoul
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