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New Oriental Hotel

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I have considered almost all the hotels nearby before I chose this hotel. I thought it was the best value for money during the time I booked. It's a small and cozy hotel. Staffs were friendly, not all can speak good English but they tried their best to be helpful. Check in and out was no frills at all. We...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Aby112, Thank you for staying at the New Oriental Hotel. We are so pleased to hear that you had a pleasant stay. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. The bad smell of drainage we are keep trying to solve the problem but the thing is entire Myeong-dong area has...

Penang, Malaysia
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the room with cheapest price, room is small but have all the amenities needed. Toilet is a little bit cold during cold day. Staff is helpful. Toilet comes without basin but the basin is located at bedding area which maybe be a little bit inconvenient and weird as room's floor is easily get wet. But hotel location is...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear winnome, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We have different layout of each rooms. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have...

Singapore
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel is situated opposite Myeongdong Shopping street and walking Distance to Namdaemum market. U can easily reach taking a airport shuttle. It's 5-10mins walk from the designated airport shuttle bus stop. We booked a triple room and the room size is good for 3. Very spacious bathroom. They have a cafe for breakfast. But since we opt breakfast out,...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear thamfelicia, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of your company on your...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The hotel is close to Myung Dong stop (couple of blocks) which was easy access to exploring the city. Also, MD is pretty centrally located so it's a good location when wanting to go to other neighbourhoods. Hotel is close to MD shopping area, but note you have to cross the busy street though the underway pass way of MD...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lizzy R, Thank you for staying at the New Oriental Hotel. We are so pleased to hear that you had a pleasant stay. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We hope to see you soon, as you are always welcome at the New Oriental. And thank you for the...

Asia
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Requested for a room facing Namsan Tower when booking but was not given one. Reception offered to change our room 2 days later. However, 2 days later, there seems to be a lack of communication between the staff attending to us the first night and the one manning the counter.We were told that there are no available room facing Namsan...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear pte-traveller, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of your company on your...

Reviewed 1 November 2016

The location of the hotel is excellent, it locates few minutes away from Myeongdong Subway Station only few minutes away from the Myeongdong shopping area. You can feel free to buy as much as you could and you just need to bring your stuff back to your hotel, settle down, and do the shopping again!! The service is excellent, too....

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Maverick T, Thank you for staying at the New Oriental Hotel. We are so pleased to hear that you had a pleasant stay. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We hope to see you soon, as you are always welcome at the New Oriental. And thank you for the...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Located just opposite the popular Myeongdong shopping district, the location is just superb. Out of of Myeongdong Station (line 4) Exit 6 – walk straight about 2 minutes – Hotel New Oriental Myeongdong is just in front. Lotte Departmental Store and Shinsegae are just a stone throw away. We were here for 2 nights for triple sharing room with attached...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear k0hk3, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of your company on your...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The location is excellent, only a few minutes away from Shinsegae, Myeongdong shopping area and Myeongdong Metro station. Myeongdong shopping area is just the opposite. Take the Exit 3 and then Exit 7 via the underground shopping street is the easiest (with escalators) and fastest way (only 3-4 minutes) to the shopping area where you could almost have everything, restaurants,...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Web W, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. We apologize for any inconvenience and we promise to offer better service next time and we will supplement about your complain. The bad smell of drainage we are keep trying to solve the problem but the thing is entire Myeong-dong area has same problem....

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights. The room I got was spacious and had sufficient storage area (loved the scented cupboards). It's located within walking distance from the bus and underground train station. There are also a lot of eating and shopping options just across the road. The let down was the tiny window in the room that overlooks another office...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear klangboy, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of your company on your...

Singapore
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Overall room is new and clean. Location is good for the price. It is only 5mins walk from myeongdong station Exit 4 turn right and walk towards Macdonald. Shopping is blissful and location is great for the price we paid. Airport Bus stop is just across the street with 10mins walk Which can be rather taxing with heavy luggage. Will...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vivi2009, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of your company on your...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Renewal construction from March 31th 2014 to Jan. 15 2015 New Oriental Hotel is located only 5 minutes from Myeongdong Station (subway line 4), giving guests easy access to famous attractions such as Namdaemun and Dongdaemun via public transportation. In addition to its prime location in the popular Myeongdong shopping district (a major tourist destination), the hotel provides clean and cozy guestrooms at affordable prices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about New Oriental Hotel

Address: 1, Toegye-ro 14-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04631, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range: ₹ 5,891 - ₹ 11,127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — New Oriental Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
New Oriental Seoul
Hotel New Oriental
Hotel Style:
#20 Business Hotel in Seoul
#38 Family Hotel in Seoul
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“Choose a room facing N Seoul Tower”
 of 5 bubbles CecilyWong, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Near to Myeong-dong subway”
 of 5 bubbles BarrySZY, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing Namsan”
  • Completed with rain shower head
  • Plenty of counter space for our toiletries
  • Coffee and fridge hidden behind the cabinet door
  • View from room 710
 of 5 bubbles Aby112, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose the room at the top level because the lift is a bit small and you are unable to use the lift with your baggage when checking-out”
 of 5 bubbles 85maverickt, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Even a solo travel, I would suggest booking a double room as it is bigger than a twin room, more room for packing/unpacking your luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles webw2015, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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