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Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea

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71, Sambong-ro, Jongno-guSeoulSouth Korea

4-star hotel with restaurant, near Sejong Cultural Center
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Great location
Delicious food
Tasty breakfast
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Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea

from A$156
  • Standard Double Room
  • Standard Twin Room
  • Family Twin Room
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Standard Double Room (Free Multi Charging Cable)
  • Standard Double Room (Gorgonzola Pizza + 2 Draft Beer PKG)
  • Deluxe Double Room (Gorgonzola Pizza + 2 Draft Beer PKG)
  • Standard Double Room (2 Adjacent Rooms on Same Floor)
  • Deluxe Double Room (Romantic PKG- Red wine (Aresti 750ml) & Cheese Plate)
  • Standard Double Room (Romantic PKG- Red wine (Aresti 750ml) & Cheese Plate)
  • Own your Shilla Stay Returns - Standard Double Room
  • Own your Shilla Stay Returns - Standard Twin Room
  • [Lunar New Year Package] Standard Double Room
  • [Lunar New Year Package] Standard Twin Room

What’s around Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Sejong Cultural Center (4-minute walk)
  • Cheonggye Plaza (5-minute walk)
  • Gyeongbok Palace (7-minute walk)
  • Gwanghwamun Plaza (9-minute walk)
  • Changdeokgung Palace (12-minute walk)
  • Namdaemun Market (14-minute walk)
  • Dongdaemun Market (26-minute walk)
  • Namsan Park (26-minute walk)
  • National Museum of Korea (5.4 km)

Getting around

  • Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.) - 9.8 miles/15.7 km
  • Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.) - 30.3 miles/48.7 km
  • Free self parking

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 339 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 15 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
This property provides Muslim guest accommodation amenities on request. Contact the office in advance of arrival using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Free self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • Resort fee included
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
Things to do
  • Health club
Working away
  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms 4
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Built in 2015
  • Designated smoking areas
  • In-room accessibility
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Onsite venue - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea’s small print

Also known as

  • Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun Hotel Seoul
  • Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun Hotel
  • Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun Seoul
  • Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun


Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Resort fee

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access (may be limited)
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Parking

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of KRW 23000 for adults and KRW 15000 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 1,002 reviews

Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea
No air conditioning ... Stuffy
No air conditioning even though we requested multiple times due to not being hot enough outside??
A Traveller, au3 night trip
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea
Family room is small for 3 adults.
Yoonjoo, au1 night trip
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea
Shilla stay Seoul in the middle of Winter
Very nice hotel in the heart of Seoul. The hotel is fairly new and the condition was excellent both in terms of the room, the restaurant and reception. Minor complaints, they need new towels and they were not proactive enough when my room safe didn't work. But minor - apart from that everything was really comfortable and impressive. Level of English at reception was very good. Helpful and provided directions. Hotel was very warm when outside was -6degC to -12degC. You could see the CBD and mountains from my room, but I wouldn't say that Seoul is overly picturesque. Very close to the metro / subway station. Starbucks and Burger King very close by if you get desperate to remember how bad take away food is at home. Otherwise good coffee and good restaurants are about 10 - 15 mins walk. I wouldn't say you're in a strong food district, but there are some local eateries just down the side of the hotel, which could be very nice - I didn't get time.
Warrick, auBusiness trip
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea
Great downtown hotel close to Gwanghwamun square
Love the location next to downtown and lot of tourist attractions. The front desk staff was super courteous and helpful. The room was comfortable and well stocked. Enjoyed my stay and will consider it again!
Sonal, us1 night trip
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea
The hotel is very nice and clean. But the washroom towels were a little stinky and the shower was not hot enough.
A Traveller, us2 night trip

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Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun, Seoul, South Korea

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