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Rakkojae Seoul

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“rak ko jae”(10 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rakkojae was wonderful. Within walking distance of Seoul's greatest bustling neighborhoods, but tucked away in a peaceful hanok village that feels like you're nestled in the woods. The space is beautiful and very private. The homemade Korean breakfast was my favorite, which was delivered to...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

a beautiful and quaint hannok accommodation. it was exceptionally cold in early April, the heated flooring and the yellow mud clay sauna kept us toasty at night. the hannok was traditionally decorated with modern amenities. traditional korean breakfast was served in the room and was...More

1  Thank felina lin l
Reviewed 1 April 2018

My husband and I spent a week in Seoul, and our 2 nights at Rakkojae were the highlight. I have celiac disease (gluten intolerance) and I provided Mr. Kim with a link to a korean-language description of gluten intolerance. We received two extraordinary gluten free...More

Thank L M
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Thank you Mr Kim for a wonderful stay in your beautiful 130 year old Korean house. After visiting the National Folk Museum (15 minute walk), I felt like we were staying in one of their exhibits. Just the same – amazing. The location at Jongno-gu...More

3  Thank gohomemumbai
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

A wonderful experience of traditional Korean culture and hospitality. Gracious, generous service, beautiful ambience and superb breakfasts. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff. We thank them again.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Sauna
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Price range
US$180 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$180 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Samcheongdong / Bukchon
This historic neighbourhood was traditionally home to
Seoul’s middle and upper-classes. Now it’s most famed
for its clusters of beautiful, traditional Korean
homes (called hanok), many of which are found in
Bukchon. Many of these homes have now been converted
into restaurants, cafes, shops, and even guesthouses,
and their unique architecture offers a look at Korea’s
traditional beauty. Samcheongdong’s main and side
...More
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ElyasSue
4 September 2017|
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Response from SandilaEkaputri | Reviewed this property |
The bathrooms are actually clean, well equipped with amenities, and don't smell (bathrooms state is something I always check when out traveling). They might not be as spacious as well-established hotels but they are very... More
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Debby K
15 June 2017|
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Response from joycey249 | Reviewed this property |
Just type rakkojae seoul in google or rkj. co.ko and you are set.
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Steadyla
4 July 2015|
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Response from RakkojaeOwner | Property representative |
Dear guest, By bus: At the Incheon International Airport, proceed to Exit #5 and take the No. 6011 limousine bus. The bus will pass through downtown Seoul and drop you off at Anguk subway station. It will take... More
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"Master Bedroom is right the entrance and has an area for dining."
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"All rooms are peaceful and quiet. The entire premise is gated, keypad locked, walled, private and quiet."
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"The veranda room would be lovely as you get your own porch, but we had a "porch" as well with the..."
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"hard for taxi to find but we didn't have korean address, taxi driver had to call"
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