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Hotel The Designers Hongdae

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

This hotel is right in the heart of Hongdae, where all the shops and restaurants are located. The amenities and service in the hotel are unsurpassed! It's a little more expensive than other places in Hongdae, but you get what you pay for; staff speaks English very well, pull up valet parking, gorgeous rooms and a lovely view. I've traveled...

Thank Sara K
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Really dirty, not worth for the money, it's a love motel set up. Booked a semi suite, but it's bath tub is bigger than the bed... There wasn't even a hook or railing to hand any towel or clothes..... They claimed to be a business hotel, so I guess they don't think business travelers need to hang any clothes at...

Thank _virginiawongdc
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I booked a few nights here after a disaster is night in a hostel down the road (I cancelled that and booked this after the previous hostel refunded me). The staff don't speak great English apart from the manager who is a male. Concierge don't offer help you take your bags to your room. In the room there was an...

Thank SamK2212
Petah Tiqwa, Israel
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I've stayed at this hotel and booked the suite due to the bad reviews. I paid 125$ per night. The shame is that this hotel actually got a really good potential due to it's location and view. The staff also seems very pleasant and attentive. But the room is just not clean. I had to call room service after 1...

Thank OmerBeshari
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I have booked a top room called a "Royal Suite" !! - Half the room lights do not work. The one tiny bulb in the bathroom is useless and the shower and toilet are without light. The work desk has no lamp or ceiling light. The rug is filthy and tatty. There are bits of old sellotape on the wall...

Thank TheProductionHouse
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

A lot of the stuff is really convenient comma normal for Korea... shower amenities are already in the room as opposed to being packed like a love Motel rooms are a bit small for the price but I guess you are paying for location. My room was clean although I can see signs of wear. I had a beautiful view...

Thank Donald W
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I went to Seoul for a conference and stayed in this hotel for 4 days. Reception was in first floor and pathways from lift to other rooms are little congested. Overall feel and look of the hotel is nice. Room: I stayed standard room which was really clean and nice bed and all other facilities. As the name suggests, each...

Thank vilayilpradeep
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I was this hotel since last year 4 time , Room bit small and every time ,I got a problem Room dirty Air con not working flush toilet not working Laptop no sound And they so late to clean room It's good location between Hongik station And hapjeong station.

Thank joopajoopz M
Jeju Island, South Korea
Reviewed 24 May 2016

There's not much to say. The reception ... on the 2nd or the 3rd floor weren't helpful at all. The elevator was like the ones you see on run down motels. The corridor to and from the elevator to the room was just so cheezy, as was the room itself, and the amenities in it. The cleanliness was very bad,...

3Thank Joon M
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Pros: It's in the heart of Hongdae. Cons: Everything. It was filthy, smelly, noisy, broken down, expensive, and the service was hostile, even if you speak Korean. If you don't speak Korean, you're out of luck. This place seems to be preying on mostly Chinese tourists, and the treatment of the other guests that I witnessed bordered on abusive. Under...

3Thank SoundChoice

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel The Designers Hongdae

Address: 86, Yanghwa-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul 04043, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range: €63 - €138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel The Designers Hongdae 4*
Number of rooms: 90
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#89 Luxury Hotel in Seoul
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“Don't even think about staying here.”
 of 5 bubbles TheProductionHouse, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I was on the top floor and had a great view of the city.”
 of 5 bubbles TerriNY60, 20 Nov 2014 | Read review
“every floor has 7 rooms with room 1 being bigger than 2-7 about the same size.”
 of 5 bubbles kirikuru, 23 Sep 2014 | Read review
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