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Somerset Palace Seoul (서머셋팰리스 서울)[한국관광품질인증/Korea Quality] 서머셋팰리스 서울

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7, Yulgok-ro 2-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul

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7, Yulgok-ro 2-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul


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  • Subway Line 3 Anguk (안국)- 404.4m
  • Subway Line 1 Jonggak (종각)- 558.3m
  • Subway Line 5 Gwanghwamun (Sejong Center for the Performing Arts) (광화문(세종문화회관))- 598.7m
  • Subway Line 3 Gyeongbokgung (Government Complex-Seoul) (경복궁(정부서울청사))- 685.4m

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Barugongyang

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Originating from the law of eating food at Buddhist temples, Barugongyang (발우공양) refers to the act of eating as part of practicing discipline and self-control. Barugongyang in Jong-no is a Buddhist cuisine experience center established by the Cultural Corps of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddh

214m

Dugahun

Seoul >

The wine restaurant, dugahun, is located in the backyard of Gallery Hyundai on Samcheong-dong Road. As the name Dugahun (두가헌, translated ‘a very beautiful house’) implies, the restaurant is characterized by its exquisite, antique architecture that dates back to the 1910s. Combining

232m

Sarangchae

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Sarangchae is located in Insa-dong, one of the most famous neighborhoods visited by tourists. Majority of the restaurant's customers are foreigners, and they offer reasonably priced Korean dishes that are highly popular among foreign visitors.

259m

Busan Sikdang

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Busan Sikdang has been operated in one location since 1976. They offer clean and plain soup and properly-cooked rice prepared upon the customers' arrival.  

271m

Tobang

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Located in Insa-dong in Jongno, Tobang is a folk restaurant offering affordably priced meals. It is widely known through word-of-mouth and is particularly beloved for its Sundubu Jjigae (soft tofu stew) and Kimchi Jjigae (Kimchi stew). The rice and all the side dishes (except for the pickled crab) c

273m

Baerlin

Seoul > Seoul City Hall・Gwanghwamun

Opened in 2005 in the middle of Seoul, it’s the only authentic German restaurant in Korea. It’s a wonderful place to experience the German food culture. It’s a comfortable place to dine with your family or friends.- Dishes are prepared by a German chef.- A wide variety of recipes are used to c

294m

Insadong Geujip

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Insadong Geujip, located in the famous neighbourhood of Insadong, is a Korean fusion restaurant that is particularly well known for its traditional, yet unique interior. Along with “Insadong Seafood Rice,” and “Insadong Geujip On Rice”, diners can find a range of delicacies including Hanbang

301m

Insa-dong Doodaemunjip

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Located in the hub of Korean culture, Insa-dong, Doodaemunjip has been serving Korean fusion cuisine for the past 10 years. The restaurant takes form of a traditional hanok decorated with a modern touch, blending Asian and western-style design to create an exquisite atmosphere favored by both Korean

317m

The Hanok Smith Likes

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

In an alley near the Embassy of the Republic of Poland, the Italian restaurant The Hanok Smith Likes can be found. The restaurant is famous for serving homemade Italian cuisine in traditional Korean house in Samcheong-dong.The Smith in the restaurant’s name refers to a blacksmith as well as Mr. Sm

331m

Imun Seolnongtang

Seoul > Daehangno・Seongbukdong

Imun Seolnongtang has been serving its hearty seolleongtang for nearly a hundred years since it first opened in 1907. Even its name has a long history: the word imun comes from Imun-gol, the now-obsolete name of the restaurant’s location, and seolnongtang, an old variation of the word seolleongtan

339m

Insa Art Plaza

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Insa Art Plaza is a giant shopping mall that deals with everything Korean: traditional crafts made by superb artists, daily use pottery, lacquerwear, hanji (traditional Korean paper) crafts, silver/pearl/crystal accessories, mobile phone key rings, scent pouches, tradtional teas, rice cakes, traditi

224m

Korean Craft Promotion Foundation

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Master Craft Shop displays and sells high-quality Korean handicrafts, stamped with the UNESCO Seal of Excellence for Handicrafts. The shop possesses handicrafts by renowed master craftsmen and artists. Crafts have both practical and decorative uses. 

276m

Isae

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Targetting middle-aged customers and senior citizens, Isae only uses chemical-free fabrics. Natural fabrics and dyeing characterize clothing in Isae along with functional comfort. Both modern and hanbok (traditional Korean clothing) styles are available.

301m

Knife Gallery

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

The only knife specialty shop in Korea, this Insadong gallery is home to over 6,000 knives from all over the world. They include traditional Korean and Japanese knives, Chinese knives, decorative knives, knives by some famous artists, and knives shown in movies. There are a variety of knives for bot

312m

Choi Gi Soon Dackjongyi Doll Institute

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

The Choi Gi Soon Dackjongyi Doll Institute makes and displays Dackjongyi dolls (traditional Korean dolls). The dolls are made of special paper created from mulberry trees. Naturally, they ooze a unique scent that comforts visitors. This cozy gallery displays traditional Korean dolls from the past to

314m

Gru

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Gru is a shop dedicated to the promotion of Fair Trade items. Items in Gru are made by women living in impoverished areas in Asia. These environment-friendly clothing and daily use items are paid with fair prices to help the economic independence of the women. Over 300 Fair Trade items include cloth

325m

Toyo

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Toyo specializes in pottery for daily use such as mugs, plates, and tea cups. Crafted by Sonnae Pottery (a pottery village in Jinan, Jeonbuk), pottery in Toyo demonstrates sophisticated simplicity and elegance. Guests can also can view pottery for decorative purposes. The Sonnae Pottery was honored

339m

Gukje Embroidery - Insa-dong Branch

Seoul >

Opened in 1979, Kukjae Embroidery specializes in embroidered crafts using Korean traditional patterns. Every product is handicrafted, delicate, and elegant. Kukjae Embroidery is known as a frequent destination of foreign dignitaries. It offers a seminar in which international tourists can learn how

339m

Sonjjam

Seoul >

If you are passionate about fashion and looking for something unique, head to Sonjjam in Insa-dong. Here, you’ll find a selection of stylish, handmade goods. Sonjjam specializes in clothes, corsages, fashion and interior accessories, hand weaving, fabric dyeing, and decorating mufflers and sca

339m

Ssamziegil

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Ssamziegil is a comprehensive shopping center located on the famous Insa-dong Street. It houses over 70 stores that sell various items, ranging from fashion and art to food and accessories, on four floors above the ground that are connected by spiral staircases. Moreover, diverse performances and ex

339m

Jogyesa Temple

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Jogyesa Temple is the center of Zen Buddhism in Korea, and is famous for being located in the city. From the busy streets of Jongno, follow the road towards Anguk Subway Station, and you will see Jogyesa Temple. The first thing you will notice at the temple are the lovely trees. These locust tree

136m

Templestay Information Center

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

The Templestay Information Center is located across the street from Jogyesa Temple, and can easily be accessed from Anguk Station (Seoul Subway Line3) or from Insa-dong Cultural Street. The center is a five-story cultural complex that houses the main Templestay offices, an information center, educat

207m

Insa-dong PR Center

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Insa-dong PR Center opened in 2006 with the goal of providing accessible education for both domestic and international visitors to understand Korean tradition and history. It was built as a private residence for Prince Uichin (1877-1955), one of the sons of Emperor Gojong (1852-1919).It also introdu

252m

Insa Art Space

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Insa Art Space was established by the government to support artists who are experiencing financial difficulties. Opened on May 26th, 2000, the total exhibit maintenance fee is provided by the government. It is recognized as one of the more successful national art support policies. Mostly experimenta

254m

Gallery Hyundai

Seoul >

Gallery Hyundai has been improving daily for over 40 years since April 1970, working closely with various artists in modern art. Gallery Hyundai introduces varied artists including prominent artists, as well as up-and-coming artist, regardless of genre through sophisticated exhibitions, showing dome

281m

Kumho Museum of Art

Seoul > Samcheongdong・The Northern Part of the Seoul

The Kumho Museum of Art was opened to celebrate the diversity of art. The museum displays new pieces of art from promising new artists and accomplished artists every year. The museum first opened its doors in Gwanhun-dong in 1989, but moved to a larger area in 1996 where it stands today. The Kumho M

298m

leerheeza Hanbok Museum

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

The Hanbok Museum is located across the street from Gyeongbokgung Palace main entrance ticketing booth. For this reason, it makes sense for anyone who has just completed looking around the palace to drop by this place as well to get a look at the traditional Korean clothes, if time permits. The muse

316m

Cheong Wa Dae (Blue House)

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

The signature markings of the Presidential Residence of Cheong Wa Dae are its blue tiles. It is the first thing that catches one's attention upon entering the premises. The blue tiles and the smooth roof blend beautifully with Mt. Bugaksan in the backdrop. The unique buildings of Cheong Wa Dae a

323m

National Museum of Korean Contemporary History

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

National Museum of Korean Contemporary History is the first national modern contemporary museum ever opened in Korea and it showcases the nation’s history in a comprehensive and structured way. The museum first opened its door to the public on December 26, 2012. Located in Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu,

328m

Susong Motel - Goodstay (수송모텔 [우수숙박시설 굿스테이])

Seoul >

Susong Motel is located in Jongno-gu, the center of Seoul. It is convenient for tourists to use public transportation because the subway No. 1 Jonggak station and the subway No. 3 Anguk station are closely located. There are various things to see around such as Tapgol park, Cheonggyecheon trail, Jog

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Center Mark Hotel

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Located in Insa-dong, Center Mark Hotel is a business Hotel with 250 guest rooms.

371m

Hotel Sun Bee - Goodstay

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Located in the cultural and art district of Insa-dong, the Sunbee hotel is an “Innostel”, a new concept of hotels developed by the Seoul City Government. These hotels provide comfortable accommodation, but without facilities such as fitness centers or saunas, at very reasonable prices. A wide se

380m

Namhyundang (남현당) [한국관광품질인증제/ Korea Quality]

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

609m

Seoul YMCA Hotel

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Founded in April, 1967, the Seoul YMCA Hotel reopened with a brand-new look following remodeling in 2006. The hotel has a long reputation of providing neat and clean facilities and dedicated services at affordable prices.The Seoul YMCA Hotel is located in downtown Seoul (Jongno2-ga) near popular att

617m

Hotel Crown Insadong

Seoul > Itaewon・Yongsan

Hotel Crown is a premier hotel that was renovated in May, 2002. The hotel is in close proximity to Jongno and Insadong, making it a convenient place to stay for tourists.

625m

Hotel Jongno Biz - Goodstay

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Hotel Jongno Biz is located adjacent to Insa-dong and close to Dongdaemun Market, a shopping mecca in Seoul. Every room has a large wall-mounted flat screen TV, a desktop computer, and free Internet service. Daily laundry service and breakfast (toast, coffee, beverage, tea, cereal, and soup) are pro

666m

K-guesthouse Insadong 2 - Goodstay K-게스트하우스 인사동2호 [우수숙박시설 굿스테이]

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

K-guesthouse Insadong 2, which brings people and cultures together, is located in Jongno-gu, only minutes from Jonggak Station on Subway Line 1. Being right along Jongno’s “Street of Youth,” guests can experience the dynamic atmosphere of Korea, while also enjoying Insa-dong’

670m

Hotel Cats - Goodstay

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Located between Jong-no and Insa-dong, Cats Hotel is a perfect place to look around the center of Seoul, and it is a merit that you can see tourist attractions easily. Insadong-gil, Tapgol Park and many other tourist attractions are packed around here, and for shopping, there are Dongdaemun Market a

708m

Skiny-tae Aesthetic

Seoul > Myeongdong

Skiny-tae Aesthetic is designed to be unique and comfortable. The shop is decorated with cozy seating areas that cater to all five senses.

1304m

Hana Mud Sauna for Women

Seoul > Euljiro・Chungmuro・Namsan

      Boryeong mud used in this spa is rich in minerals and is gentle enough for even the most sensitive skin types The cheapest price you have ever seen! Must-go places in Korea! Come and experience Korean cultures! One of the popular jjimjilbang in Seou

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Bourhill Esthetic

Seoul > Insadong・Jongnon

Bourhill Esthetic (est. 2005) is a professional beauty shop located in Daehangno, Seoul. Nationally recognized, certified professional therapists offer hand care, foot care, skin care, and body care treatments. The shop uses only high-end international cosmetic brand products, 80% of which are from

1832m

Silloam Fire Pot Sauna

Seoul > Namdaemun・Seoul-Station

Located in Jungnim-ro, Jung-gu, Siloam Sauna has a convenient location to approach. The sauna uses natural Germanuim water from 300m unground that has an excellent water quality. The sauna has various various hot baths, and other subsidiary facilities for visitors.

2220m