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The Shilla Seoul

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The Shilla Seoul represents the best hotel in Korea, with contemporary design blending well with traditional patterns and style used back in the Shilla Dynasty. Next to the main building stands the former guesthouse that was once used to welcome special guests from around the world. The main building is replete with restaurants offering outstanding international cuisine, a shopping arcade featuring global brand goods, a pool, and a luxurious spa while in a separate building within the property lies a grand duty-free shop.
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Property amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Adult pool
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Mountain View
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249, Dongho-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul 04605 South Korea
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Getting there
Gimpo Intl Airport18 km
Incheon Intl Airport51 km
Dongguk University5 min
Yaksu7 min
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This hotel is very nicely located on a small hill in Seoul. The lobby is huge however the seating areas are a bit limited they have a nice coffee\bar on the ground floor called the library and also many premium restaurants. The staff was very efficient and warm, the room are not
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I travel for a living. I'm in hotels every week. I've been in Asia since the early 1990s. When I checked into The Shilla, I had no idea that my mind was about to be blown away. South Korea is NOT known for having quality English speakers... Although you'd not know that if
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Response from 마케팅총괄, 호텔신라 at The Shilla Seoul
Responded 12 Apr 2018
Dear rawsushi, Thank you for choosing The Shilla Hotels & Resorts on your recent visit to Seoul. I am so thrilled to see that you really enjoyed your stay with us. Your kind comments shared in this review are greatly appreciated. All of us at The Shilla hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. We wish you safe travels until we meet again. Warmest regards, JeongHo Lee Vice President Marketing Division
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I have stayed at the Shilla several times over the past few years. You will get a top tier service experience. The staff are courteous and effective. The gym and sauna are fantastic - although you need to pay an extra fee to use the sauna. The spa is good for massages -
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I come to Seoul 2x a year for work, and this is by far my favorite hotel in the city from a service perspective. It is not in the most convenient location in terms of being "downtown" but is very convenient to public transportation, which makes getting around simple enough. The
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Response from MarketingDivision, 호텔신라 at The Shilla Seoul
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Leahjudgesgyms, Thank you for choosing the The Shilla Seoul on your recent trip to Korea. We truly appreciate the time you took to write and share your recent experience with us. I am delighted that you were especially satisfied with out indoor gymnasium. I hope it will not be long before we have the pleasure of welcoming you back again. Warmest regards, JeongHo Lee Vice President Marketing Division
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Rooms were very nice but I have never been to a hotel where you need to pay extra to use the Sauna. I have stayed at the Four Seasons in Seoul and I would highly suggest staying there for the same price. When you are paying a lot of money for a hotel you should be able to use
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Response from MarketingDivision, 호텔신라 at The Shilla Seoul
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Robinloo1234, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel. We appreciate your sincere feedback and regret to hear that your recent experience at The Shilla Seoul was not entirely satisfactory. Your valuable comments will be shared with our staff members and moving forward in the future we will do our best to improve our service. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back to The Shilla Seoul. Warmest regards, JeongHo Lee Vice President Marketing Division
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Are your American guests eligible for the hotel tax refund?
The electricity socket by the desk is multi-standard. Adaptors for other sockets can be requested, but easier to take one or two !
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As far as I know there is no perk. Just bragging right I guess lol
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I used by travel company so they took me to shila hotel by thair shuttle bus. I envy u that u can go to great hotel! I really recommend for shila! Please enjoy!
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"Shilla's website sometimes have good value packages in comparison to search engine aggregators"
"Have a view of Namsan Tower"
"Order taxi 10min before you want one as it will take some time to get up the driveway."
"High floors for city views"
"Get a mountain view."
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PRICE RANGE
US$197 - US$1 480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
South KoreaSeoulJung-guDasan-dong
NUMBER OF ROOMS
464
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