The California Hotel Seocho - Seoul

10, 55 Hyoryung-Ro, Seochogu, Seoul, South Korea  show map
 3 stars
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The California Hotel Seocho - Seoul

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Coffee shop

Swimming pool
Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Overview

California Hotel Seocho is a 3-star hotel offering free parking and a swimming pool. The pleasant hotel is a good example of European architecture in Seoul.

This hotel is located in a downtown area, 4.8 km from Museum of Art, Seven Luck Casino Seoul Gangnam Branch and COEX Mall. The distance between Seoul city center and the property is 10 km.

Convention centers and exhibition centers are only several minutes away.

Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal underground station is about 10 minutes' walk of the hotel. It will take around 25 minutes to get to Gimpo airport by car.

Rooms

The hotel offers 74 rooms. They are fitted with a personal safe, a writing table, a trouser press, individual climate control and complimentary wireless internet. They have marble floor and elegant furniture.

Services

Guests can make use of valet parking, dry cleaning and room service as well as an elevator, a safety deposit box and a luggage storage.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   74.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Coffee shop

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Kettle
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • In-room computer
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 1 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 6 years
Existing bedding FREE

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Hotel Address:

10, 55 Hyoryung-Ro, Seochogu, Seoul, South Korea

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City Center
  • Seoul
    6.0 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Seoul Station
    5.4 mi
  • Yeongdeungpo Station
    6.3 mi
Underground stations
  • Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal Station
    700 ft
  • Gangnam Station
    1.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    74

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Rooms and availability

The California Hotel Seocho photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Room size:

    250 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Standard|Double Standard

The California Hotel Seocho photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Room size:

    500 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Double

Business Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

Standard|Business Double

The California Hotel Seocho Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Garosu-gil2.4 mi
  • Seven Luck Casino Seoul Gangnam Branch2.9 mi
  • COEX Aquarium3.0 mi

Places of interest

  • Yangjae Station1.1 mi
  • Isu Station1.8 mi
  • Hakdong Station2.2 mi
  • Namdaemun Stadttor2.4 mi
  • City Hall2.5 mi

Shopping areas

  • COEX Mall3.0 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • COEX Convention Centre3.0 mi

Museums

  • Seoul Arts Center2300 ft

Theaters

  • LG Art Centre1.7 mi

Business areas

  • Gangnam Finance Center1.6 mi
  • Teheran-ro1.9 mi

Underground stations

  • Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal Station400 ft
  • Gangnam Station1.1 mi
  • Express Bus Terminal Station1.5 mi
  • Yeoksam Station1.6 mi
  • Sinsa Station2.1 mi
  • Gangnam-gu Office Station2.6 mi
  • Apgujeong Station2.9 mi
  • Cheongdam Station3.0 mi

Public parking

  • The National Gugak Centre3000 ft

Local attractions

  • Garosu-gil2.3 mi
    Shinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
  • Dosan Park2.9 mi
    649-9 Sinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
  • Pulmuone Kimchi Museum3.0 mi
    159 Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
  • The Museum of Korean Embroidery2.3 mi
    4F 89-4 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
  • Coex Aquarium3.1 mi
    159 Samgsung-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul

Near the hotel

  • Hangaram Art Museum1900 ft
    Seoul Arts Center 700 Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul
  • National Gugak Center3400 ft
    2364 Nambusunhwan-ro, Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul
  • Seoul Arts Center2500 ft
    2406 Nambusunhwan-ro, Seocho-gu, Seoul
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    74

Hotel Awards

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The California Hotel Seocho Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The California Hotel Seocho

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 104 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    6.2

    Good location - a large number of grocery stores and cafes and restaurants nearby, subway station Nambu Terminal near - about 100 meters, bus station for airport limousine bus 1606 - 50 meters, city bus station Nambu Bus Terminal opposite across the road. Easy access to entertainment for children like Lotte World, coex and so on.Helpful staff, trying to help and solve problems.

    Standard rooms are very dark and in some of these windows look directly onto the wall. (The best for the family is twin room, but they are few and they are much more expensive). Russian visitors at first to populate the worst numbers, it is necessary to require that the room changed. All rooms have no closets, and very hard to put personal belongings. No safes. The hotel regularly used by Koreans as a love hotel. Overall, the hotel meets its cost, but they need to more clearly define to whom the hotel and to improve little things, the more it's not so expensive.

  • Single
    9.2

    Great, great, great location. Very near the airport bus stop, very near the Nambu Bus Terminal subway station and very near fastfood restaurants like KFC and Lotteria. There's even a Starbucks nearby! I love the room, it's very clean with a nice big TV and a PC with internet: very useful when planning for my trip and researching for good tours in Seoul. The room rate is also one of the most affordable that I can find in Seoul, especially since I was travelling solo.

    Seems like the California Hotel is love hotel or motel. If that bothers you, that could be a problem. For me, as long as the room and bathroom is clean and comfortable, I am ok with the love hotel concept. :)

  • Couple
    6.2

    Location just 20mt. From Airport Bus stop, 100mt. From Line 3 Subway, near to Restaurant, Cafè and 24 hours shops. Room with a computer and a big tv.

    No wardrobe.

  • Single
    7.8

    Location is good - 1 minute walk from Nambu subway. This is a love hotel, I have heard a working lady cry, however, you get degree of privacy in your room. Big tv, free internet. Staff is Ok.

    Absence of a tourists maps,

  • Single
    7.0

    The Hotel is very clean and very comfortable. It have many restaurants, bars and attractions near the hotel. The subway and the bus from the airport stops very close to hotel. Hotel very recommended :)

    The breakfast is very poor (only muffins, croissants and coffee)...

  • Couple
    8.8

    While staying in the Hotel, I wasn't bothered at all by the staff. The staff are all friendly and helpful. The Hotels are neat and Hotel service products are given for the few things that might have been left at home.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Location had easy access to main roads. Enjoyed the king size bed and jacuzzi. Tv was great.

    Room service limited and expensive. No microwave in room. Mirrors not positioned above sink and lighting was poor in bathroom area. No explanations in English on vod on tv. No local numbers to call for food delivery!

  • Single
    9.6

    Good, comfortable rooms at a decent price

    Mattress was quite hard, 'satellite tv' did not display BBC or CNN, only Korean stuff (among which 1 English channel), rooms are quite dark

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Large tv screen, pc with fast internet, free minibar items, bathroom amenities are stuffs that makes this hotel really value for money. It is also 100m to Bus station and Subway. Perfect!!

    English proficiency of hotel staff is poor, but they were helpful.

  • Couple
    8.8

    The room was very clean and the staff was extremely helpful.

    There was a pervasive (though not terribly strong) smell of old cigarette smoke, but this is likely to be a common feature in Korea because smoking is allowed in restaurants and hotel rooms.

  • Single
    7.4

    location and convinience is great. Clean and cozy.

    air conditional is leaking,no curtain for shower

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Very clean and modern hotel. Even though the staff was not best in English, they were really helpful. Lots of eating places next to the hotel. 50 meters from bus to airport and 100 meters to subway.

  • Single
    6.2

    2 minutes walk from Nambu Bus Terminal subway station. 20 minutes by subway to downtown. Air-conditioning, large TV, computer with internet access was in the room.

    The room is very dark. Sometimes it was very noisy at night. It's definitely a love hotel.

  • Couple
    7.8

    Location was convenient; close to airport bus station and metro station. A lot of places to eat around. Clean room, and free internet.

    Most staff members barely speak English, but at least they try to help as much as possible.

  • Single
    7.0

    The hotel is opposite, Starbucks, Pizza Hut, Baskin Robins and Dunkin Doghnuts. Its is also located right on Numbus Bus station exit 6. The room is quite good with a full HD TV with over 400 channels of which I would say about 20 are in English, so its not so bad. The room is a resonable size and has a PC with internet, the quite cool thing is the one remote control that does the TV and satellite, AC, Central heated floor (if needed) and the lights.

    Now for more of the disappointing things I found, the room comes with a jacuzzi which for me didnt work or i could not find the on button. There is no safe deposit box in the room and no wardrobes, there is also no table to put your suitcase so it wil end up having to be kept on the floor. There is no restaurant and no room service.... apart from all that it is a resonable hotel to stay at.

How to reach hotel

hotel The California Hotel Seocho - Seoul Seoul location
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Hotel Address:

10, 55 Hyoryung-Ro, Seochogu, Seoul, South Korea

Get directions
City Center
  • Seoul
    6.0 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Seoul Station
    5.4 mi
  • Yeongdeungpo Station
    6.3 mi
Underground stations
  • Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal Station
    700 ft
  • Gangnam Station
    1.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    74

Hotel Awards

South KoreanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSeoulThe California Hotel Seocho

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in South Korea

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