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

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Swimming pool

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Overview

The California Hotel Seocho is located in a downtown area of Seoul in close proximity to LG Art Centre, Museum of Art and Seven Luck Casino Seoul Gangnam Branch. The California Hotel Seocho has been welcoming guests to its modern rooms since 2009.

The property is about 10 minutes' walk of Seoul Arts Center, Museum of Traditional Korean Music and Hangaram Art Museum. The venue is 10 km away from the city center.

The designer hotel offers easy access to convention centers and exhibition centers.

Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal underground station is about 10 minutes' walk of the hotel. Just 25 minutes' drive from Gimpo airport.

Rooms

The California Hotel Seocho is a property in Seoul that comes with 74 rooms and provides climate control, satellite TV, a seating area, a wardrobe and free Wi-Fi. They also have private bathrooms with a spa bathtub, a hairdryer and a bidet.

Services

Business facilities include computers and a photocopier.

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

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

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

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Kettle
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • In-room computer
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  6 pm

Check-out

  • until  1 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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hotel The California Hotel Seocho - Seoul Seoul location
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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
  • Namsan Arts Centre
    5.3 mi
  • Seoul Station
    5.4 mi
Underground stations
  • Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal Station
    700 ft
  • Gangnam Station
    1.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  6 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  1 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    74

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 250 sq. feet
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Room facilities
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    Deluxe Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
    Size: 500 sq. feet
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      Bed type: Double bed
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      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
      • Namsan Arts Centre
        5.3 mi
      • Seoul Station
        5.4 mi
      Underground stations
      • Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal Station
        700 ft
      • Gangnam Station
        1.2 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  6 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  1 pm
      • Number of rooms:
        74

      Hotel Awards

      South KoreanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSeoulThe California Hotel Seocho

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      The California Hotel Seocho Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • LG Art Centre - 1.7 mi

      Places of interest

      • Yangjae Station - 1.1 mi
      • Isu Station - 1.8 mi
      • Hakdong Station - 2.2 mi
      • Namdaemun Stadttor - 2.4 mi
      • City Hall - 2.5 mi

      Convention centers

      • Garosu-gil - 2.4 mi
      • Seven Luck Casino Seoul Gangnam Branch - 2.9 mi
      • COEX Aquarium - 3.0 mi

      Shopping areas

      • Seoul Arts Center - 2300 ft

      Monuments and Landmarks

      Stadiums

      • Gangnam Finance Center - 1.6 mi
      • Teheran-ro - 1.9 mi

      Business areas

      • COEX Mall - 3.0 mi

      Underground stations

      • Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal Station - 400 ft
      • Gangnam Station - 1.1 mi
      • Express Bus Terminal Station - 1.5 mi
      • Yeoksam Station - 1.6 mi
      • Sinsa Station - 2.1 mi
      • Gangnam-gu Office Station - 2.6 mi
      • Apgujeong Station - 2.9 mi
      • Cheongdam Station - 3.0 mi

      Public parking

      • The National Gugak Centre - 3000 ft

      Local attractions

      • Garosu-gil - 2.3 mi
        Shinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
      • Dosan Park - 2.9 mi
        649-9 Sinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
      • Pulmuone Kimchi Museum - 3.0 mi
        159 Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
      • The Museum of Korean Embroidery - 2.3 mi
        4F 89-4 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
      • Coex Aquarium - 3.1 mi
        159 Samgsung-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul

      Near the hotel

      • Hangaram Art Museum - 1900 ft
        Seoul Arts Center 700 Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul
      • National Gugak Center - 3400 ft
        2364 Nambusunhwan-ro, Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul
      • Seoul Arts Center - 2500 ft
        2406 Nambusunhwan-ro, Seocho-gu, Seoul
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  6 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
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

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

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Seoul
        6.0 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Namsan Arts Centre
        5.3 mi
      • Seoul Station
        5.4 mi
      Underground stations
      • Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal Station
        700 ft
      • Gangnam Station
        1.2 mi
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  6 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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