Somerset Palace Residence - Seoul

7 Yulgok-Ro 2-Gil, Jongno-Gu, Seoul, South Korea, 110885  show map
 5 stars
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Somerset Palace Residence - Seoul

 Paid Wi-Fi
 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Situated right in the heart of downtown Seoul, few steps from the lively business neighbourhood, the four-star Somerset Palace Seoul is close to the Insa-Dong shopping area, Changdeok Palace, Children's Grand Park, Dongdaemun Market, Gyeongbok Palace, Sejong Cultural Center, N Seoul Tower, Leema Building, Seoul's financial center and Gwanghwamun.

Somerset Palace Seoul features modern multi-colour design with multifunctional furnishing set for both business and leisure needs.

All 400 guestrooms come with fully-equipped kitchens featuring electric kettle, microwave oven, refrigerator, utensils, cooker hob and hood. In addition, you will find internet access (paid), air-conditioning/heating, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, DVD/VCD/MP3 player, satellite TV, IDD, safe, washing machine and dryer.

Business amenities include paid internet access, audio-visual facilities rental service, business center (paid), several meeting rooms (paid) and secretarial services. In addition, there is a seminar room as well as rooftop banquet capacities and garden.

Sport enthusiasts are welcome to the complimentary on-site fitness center with professional gym equipment as well as spacious swimming pool. Moreover, you can relax in separate female and male sauna or rejuvenate in Jacuzzi. There are billiards and children's playground as well.

You are welcome to taste a riot of national meals served on your order at the cosy restaurant.

Number of floors   18.  Number of rooms   400.

Rooms

There are studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom and penthouse rooms.

Penthouse features spacious premises and marble bathrooms with Jacuzzi.

Studio features separate leisure and sleeping areas.

Dining options

All guests can enjoy complimentary daily breakfast from 6am to 10am at the on-site restaurant. National and international cuisine is served. In addition, there is resident's lounge and bar where you can enjoy a wide variety of popular drinks and refreshments.

The hotel Somerset Palace Residence serves a continental breakfast for free. 

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free private hotel parking is possible on site.

Services

  • Free city shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Fitness center
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child may stay at the price of KRW 14300 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of KRW 38500 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of KRW 19800 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Somerset Palace Residence - Seoul Seoul location
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Hotel Address:

7 Yulgok-Ro 2-Gil, Jongno-Gu, Seoul, South Korea, 110885

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City Center
  • Seoul
    1.0km
Airports
  • Gimpo (GMP)
    16.3km
  • Incheon International (ICN)
    49.4km
Restaurants
  • Barlin (cuisine: Swiss, Dutch)
    0 m
  • Baru Gongyang (cuisine: Vegetarian, Korean)
    210 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    18
  • Number of rooms:
    400

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Rooms and availability

There are studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom and penthouse rooms.

Penthouse features spacious premises and marble bathrooms with Jacuzzi.

Studio features separate leisure and sleeping areas.

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                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Somerset Palace Residence - Seoul Seoul location
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                            Hotel Address:

                            7 Yulgok-Ro 2-Gil, Jongno-Gu, Seoul, South Korea, 110885

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • Seoul
                              1.0km
                            Airports
                            • Gimpo (GMP)
                              16.3km
                            • Incheon International (ICN)
                              49.4km
                            Restaurants
                            • Barlin (cuisine: Swiss, Dutch)
                              0 m
                            • Baru Gongyang (cuisine: Vegetarian, Korean)
                              210 m
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-In:
                              from  3 pm
                            • Check-Out:
                              until  12 pm
                            • Number of floors:
                              18
                            • Number of rooms:
                              400

                            Hotel Awards

                            South KoreanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSeoulSomerset Palace Residence

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Spa Hotels in South Korea

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                            Somerset Palace Residence Location

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                            What's nearby

                            Tourist attractions

                            • Seoul City Tour - 900 m

                            Popular areas

                            • City Center - 900 m

                            Places of interest

                            • Séoul Korea Temple - 400 m
                            • Palace Gyeongbokgung - 900 m
                            • Itaewon - 3.5km

                            Amusement

                            • Theater - 4.6km

                            Historical sites

                            Museums

                            • War memorial - 4.2km

                            Local Attractions

                            • Myeongdong Real Gun Shooting Range - 1.6km
                              12F Myeongdong Parking Lot Tower 62-12 Chungmu-ro 2-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul
                            • Waryong Park - 1.9km
                              San 2-14, Myeongnyun 3-ga, Jongno-gu, Seoul
                            • Marronnier Park - 2.0km
                              121 Dongsung-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul
                            • Cheonggyecheon - 2.0km
                              Jongno-gu, Seoul
                            • Seoul Animation Center - 1.9km
                              8-145 Yejang-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul

                            Near the hotel

                            • Jogyesa Temple - 140 m
                              45 Gyeonji-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul
                            • National Museum of Korean Contemporary History - 300 m
                              198 Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu, Seoul
                            • Gate Gwanghwamun - 400 m
                              76-2 Sejong-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
                            • Beautiful Tea Museum - 500 m
                              193-1, Insa-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul
                            • Insadong - 480 m
                              Insa-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul
                            • Ssamji-gil - 340 m
                              Gwanhun-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul
                            • Gyeongbokgung - 590 m
                              161 Sajik-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul

                            Restaurants Nearby

                            • Barlin - 0 m

                              Address: 1F Somerset Palace Hotel 85 Susong-dong, Jongno-gu
                              Phone: 02-722-5622

                              64% likes this, based on 34 reviews
                              Cuisine: Swiss, Dutch

                            • Crown Bakery Anguk Store - 220 m

                              Address: 123 Gwanhun-dong, Jongno-gu
                              Phone: 02-735-1933

                              66% likes this, based on 17 reviews
                              Cuisine: Bakery

                            • O'sulloc Tea House Insadong Store - 280 m

                              Address: 170 Gwanhun-dong, Jongno-gu
                              Phone: 02-732-6427

                              66% likes this, based on 35 reviews

                            • Baru Gongyang - 210 m

                              Address: 5F TempleStay Bldg. 71 Gyeonji-dong, Jongno-gu
                              Phone: 02-2031-2081

                              82% likes this, based on 16 reviews
                              Cuisine: Vegetarian, Korean

                            • Amandier - 260 m

                              Address: 1F Anguk Bldg. New Wing 175-3 Anguk-dong, Jongno-gu
                              Phone: 02-736-9651

                              86% likes this, based on 36 reviews
                              Cuisine: Bakery

                            Getting there.

                            Incheon International Airport is located less than one our drive from the hotel.

                            By taxi: 50 minutes, KRW80.000

                            By airport shuttle: Take the bus to Somerset Palace Seoul. One hour trip costs KRW10.000

                            Hotel information
                            • Check-In:
                              from  3 pm
                            • Check-Out:
                              until  12 pm
                            • Number of floors:
                              18
                            • Number of rooms:
                              400

                            Hotel Awards

                            South KoreanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSeoulSomerset Palace Residence

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Spa Hotels in South Korea

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                            Somerset Palace Residence Reviews

                            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Somerset Palace Residence

                            Average guest rating

                            8.6out of 10
                            Exceptional
                            Based on 18 reviews

                            Rating by category:

                            Location
                            8.4
                            Value
                            9.3
                            Rooms
                            8.6
                            Service
                            7.8

                            Individual guest reviews

                            • Older travelers
                              9.2

                              The apartment was very spacious, breakfast was excellent. Location for sight-seeing and restaurants was excellent. Access from airport using limousine bus was easy

                              Cafes and restaurants in hotel very expensive. After booking, an email request for directions to the hotel was not responded to, however the airport information desk was very helpful.

                            • Couple
                              8.8

                              English speaking staff who are professional and helpful. Nice rooms with a view to one of the main palaces in Seoul.

                              Breakfast @ $15++ was expensive considering the limited choices available. The cafe just outside Little Jacob's has coffee/toast for under $4.

                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Somerset Palace Residence - Seoul Seoul location
                            Show big map »

                            Hotel Address:

                            7 Yulgok-Ro 2-Gil, Jongno-Gu, Seoul, South Korea, 110885

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • Seoul
                              1.0km
                            Airports
                            • Gimpo (GMP)
                              16.3km
                            • Incheon International (ICN)
                              49.4km
                            Restaurants
                            • Barlin (cuisine: Swiss, Dutch)
                              0 m
                            • Baru Gongyang (cuisine: Vegetarian, Korean)
                              210 m
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-In:
                              from  3 pm
                            • Check-Out:
                              until  12 pm
                            • Number of floors:
                              18
                            • Number of rooms:
                              400

                            Hotel Awards

                            South KoreanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSeoulSomerset Palace Residence

                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                            Best Spa Hotels in South Korea

                            Use Badge