Exterior view, The Shilla Seoul in Seoul
Executive Business Deluxe Double Room -  Lounge Access Included, Outdoor Pool Access Excluded - Room plan, The Shilla Seoul in Seoul
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Executive lounge, The Shilla Seoul in Seoul
Swimming pool, The Shilla Seoul in Seoul
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9.1Exceptional

6,998 reviews

6,998 reviews

Cleanliness 9.6
Service 9.5
Facilities 9.3
Room comfort and quality 9.3
Value for money 9.0
Location 8.9
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8.9Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location - 1.16 kilometers from city center
Parking
FREE
Popular landmarks
N Seoul Tower
1.7 km
Myeong-Dong Walking Street
2.2 km
Namdaemun Market
2.5 km
Insadong
2.7 km
Changdeokgung Palace Complex
2.8 km
Closest landmarks
Shilla Duty Free
150 m
Urban Island Shilla Hotel
170 m
Jangchung Gymnasium
220 m
Jangchungdan Park
220 m
Dongguk University Station (Line 3)
280 m
2023

The Shilla Seoul

249, Dongho-ro, Jung-gu, Myeong-dong, Seoul, South Korea, 04605 - See map

The car parking and the Wi-Fi are always free, so you can stay in touch and come and go as you please. Conveniently situated in the Myeong-dong part of Seoul, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Gyeongbokgung Palace. Rated with 5 stars, this high-quality property provides guests with access to restaurant, hot tub and fitness center on-site.

Highlights

Hygiene Plus

Sparkling clean

270 meters to public transportation

Check-in [24-hour]

Excellent room comfort & quality

Facilities

Airport transfer

Valet parking

Shuttle service

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Swimming pool [indoor]

Hot tub

Front desk [24-hour]

Check-in/out [express]

This property is in high demand!

24 travelers have booked today.

Value for money9.0
Location rating8.9
Nearest airportGimpo Airport (GMP)
Distance to airport18.1 km

Rooms available at The Shilla Seoul

Exceptional
Room comfort & quality

9.3

Executive Business Deluxe Double Room - Outdoor Pool Access Included
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  • Room size: 43 m²/463 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 king bed
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Deluxe Twin Room with Indoor Pool Access Only
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  • Room size: 36 m²/388 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 2 single beds
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Executive Business Deluxe Twin Room - Outdoor Pool Access Included
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  • Room size: 43 m²/463 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 2 single beds
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Grand Corner Deluxe - Indoor pool Access Only
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  • Room size: 51 m²/549 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 king bed
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Deluxe Double Room - Outdoor Pool Access Included
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  • Room size: 36 m²/388 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 king bed
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Superior Suite with Double Bed - Lounge Access Included, Outdoor Pool Access Excluded
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  • Room size: 66 m²/710 ft²
  • City view
  • 1 double bed
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Deluxe Twin Room - Outdoor Pool Access Included
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  • Room size: 36 m²/388 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 2 single beds
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Executive Business Deluxe Double Room - Lounge Access Included, Outdoor Pool Access Excluded
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  • Room size: 43 m²/463 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 double bed
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Executive Business Deluxe Twin Room - Lounge Access Included, Outdoor Pool Access Excluded
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  • Room size: 43 m²/463 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 2 single beds
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Executive Business Deluxe Double Room for 1 Person
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  • Room size: 43 m²/463 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 king bed
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Frequently asked questions

What dining options are provided at The Shilla Seoul?

The Shilla Seoul has a variety of restaurant and food options for you to take pleasure in while staying at this property, which include International cuisine, Asian cuisine, Buffet in restaurant, Western cuisine, and Chinese cuisine.

What steps does The Shilla Seoul take in terms of hygiene, safety, and cleanliness?

The Shilla Seoul meet our mandatory standard for cleanliness and safety by offering hand sanitizer and daily disinfection in common areas. This property also comes prepared with body thermometer, sterilizing equipment, staff trained in safety protocol, and first aid kit for increased safety precautions and hygiene protocols.

Are there ATM on-site at The Shilla Seoul?

Absolutely! The perks of staying at The Shilla Seoul include an on-site ATM, providing customers with easy access point for cash withdrawal and remaining worry-free throughout your trip.

What is the average travel time to a nearby airport from The Shilla Seoul?

The average travel time to get from The Shilla Seoul to the airport is 60 minutes, but please bear in mind that the travel time may vary based on traffic, weather conditions, and time of day.

How many floors does The Shilla Seoul have?

The Shilla Seoul has a total of 23 floors.

What payment options are accepted at The Shilla Seoul?

Enjoy the convenience of easy payment at The Shilla Seoul which accepts up to 9, with payment card options such as American Express, MasterCard, Visa, UnionPay, and Cash.

What do visitors like most about The Shilla Seoul?

Past visitors that stayed at The Shilla Seoul have given this property a rating of 9.571 for its excellent cleanliness as the main highlight for their stay.

What is the verified guest review consensus about The Shilla Seoul's pet services?

100.0% of our verified guest assessments have given a positive review and comments about this property's pet services. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments for The Shilla Seoul down in the review section.

What is the average rating that verified Solo travelers' have given to The Shilla Seoul?

Past solo travelers that have stayed at this property have given The Shilla Seoul an average rating of 9.2. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and evaluations by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What is the average rating that verified Couples' have given to The Shilla Seoul?

Verified couple travelers that have stayed at this property have given The Shilla Seoul an average rating of 9.3. You can look up on more descriptive customer critiques, and comments by filtering for a specific type of verified guest travelers down in the review section.

What do local visitors think about The Shilla Seoul?

Verified local travelers that have stayed at this property have given The Shilla Seoul an average rating of 9.3. You can look up on more in depth customer testimonials, and comments for this property down in the review section.

What is the closest airport to The Shilla Seoul?

The closest airport to The Shilla Seoul is Cheongju International Airport, 102.0 km away.

More about The Shilla Seoul

More about The Shilla Seoul

Experience Luxury and Elegance at The Shilla Seoul

Nestled in the heart of Seoul, South Korea, The Shilla Seoul is a 5-star hotel that offers a truly luxurious and elegant experience. With its impeccable service, stunning architecture, and world-class amenities, this hotel is the perfect choice for discerning travelers seeking a memorable stay in the vibrant city of Seoul. With its convenient location, The Shilla Seoul is just a 60-minute drive away from the airport, making it easily accessible for both domestic and international travelers. Upon arrival, guests are greeted by a grand lobby that exudes sophistication and charm, setting the tone for a truly unforgettable stay. Check-in at The Shilla Seoul begins at 02:00 PM, allowing guests ample time to settle in and start exploring the hotel's extensive facilities. The hotel boasts a total of 464 beautifully appointed rooms, each designed to provide the utmost comfort and relaxation. Whether you choose a standard room or opt for a luxurious suite, you can expect nothing less than the highest level of elegance and sophistication. Families traveling with young children will be pleased to know that The Shilla Seoul has a generous child policy. Children between the ages of 2 to 2 can stay free of charge, allowing families to enjoy a memorable vacation without any extra cost. The hotel also offers a range of child-friendly amenities and activities, ensuring that young guests are well taken care of during their stay. When it's time to bid farewell to The Shilla Seoul, guests can enjoy a leisurely check-out until 11:00 AM. This allows for a relaxed morning, ensuring that you can savor your last moments in this exceptional hotel before continuing your journey. Experience the epitome of luxury and elegance at The Shilla Seoul. From its convenient location and spacious rooms to its child-friendly policies and impeccable service, this hotel offers everything you need for an unforgettable stay in Seoul. Book your stay today and indulge in a truly remarkable experience.

Unwind and Indulge in Extravagant Entertainment at The Shilla Seoul

At The Shilla Seoul, guests are treated to a plethora of entertainment facilities that promise to rejuvenate and delight. Indulge in a delightful shopping experience at the variety of shops available, offering everything from high-end fashion to local souvenirs. After a day of exploring the vibrant city, unwind at the bar with a refreshing cocktail or sample some of the finest wines. For those seeking relaxation, The Shilla Seoul offers a luxurious salon where guests can pamper themselves with a range of beauty treatments and hair services. The massage services provide the perfect opportunity to unwind and rejuvenate, while the hot tub and sauna facilities offer a serene escape from the bustling city. The spa at The Shilla Seoul is a haven of tranquility, offering a wide range of treatments and therapies to rejuvenate the mind, body, and soul. Step into the beautifully manicured garden and take a leisurely stroll, or visit the gift/souvenir shop to bring back a piece of South Korea's rich culture and heritage. With its array of entertainment facilities, The Shilla Seoul ensures that every guest's stay is filled with relaxation, indulgence, and unforgettable memories.

Unparalleled Sports Facilities at The Shilla Seoul

At The Shilla Seoul, guests can enjoy a wide range of world-class sports facilities that cater to both leisure and fitness enthusiasts. Dive into the refreshing waters of the indoor and outdoor pools, perfect for a relaxing swim or invigorating laps. The poolside bar offers a refreshing selection of drinks and snacks, allowing guests to unwind and soak up the sun in style. For those who prefer to stay active on land, The Shilla Seoul boasts a state-of-the-art fitness center equipped with the latest exercise machines and equipment. Whether you are looking to maintain your fitness routine or kickstart a new one, this free fitness center provides the perfect setting to achieve your goals. Golf enthusiasts will be delighted to discover that The Shilla Seoul features an impressive golf course right on-site. With lush green fairways and stunning views, this 18-hole course offers a challenging and enjoyable experience for players of all skill levels. Additionally, guests can also indulge in a friendly game of mini golf, perfect for some family fun or a casual competition with friends. The Shilla Seoul's sports facilities are unparalleled, providing guests with the perfect combination of relaxation and recreation. Whether you are seeking a refreshing swim, a challenging game of golf, or an invigorating workout, this luxury hotel has it all.

Convenience Facilities at The Shilla Seoul

The Shilla Seoul offers an array of convenience facilities to ensure a comfortable and hassle-free stay for all guests. With 24-hour room service, you can indulge in delicious meals or snacks at any time of the day, right in the comfort of your own room. The hotel also provides laundry service and dry cleaning, allowing you to keep your clothes fresh and clean throughout your stay. For added convenience, The Shilla Seoul offers safety deposit boxes, ensuring the security of your valuable belongings. The friendly and attentive concierge is always ready to assist you with any requests or recommendations, making your stay even more enjoyable. Stay connected with complimentary Wi-Fi in all rooms and public areas, allowing you to easily stay in touch with loved ones or catch up on work. Additionally, the hotel offers express check-in/check-out services, ensuring a seamless arrival and departure process. Luggage storage is also available, allowing you to explore the city without the burden of carrying your bags. With daily housekeeping, you can expect a clean and well-maintained room throughout your stay. Whether you are visiting for business or leisure, The Shilla Seoul's convenience facilities are designed to cater to your every need, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable stay.

Convenient Transport Facilities at The Shilla Seoul

At The Shilla Seoul, we understand the importance of convenient and hassle-free transportation for our guests. That's why we offer a wide range of transport facilities to ensure a seamless travel experience. For those arriving by air, our airport transfer service provides a convenient and comfortable journey from the airport to the hotel. Our professional and friendly drivers will be waiting to greet you upon arrival, ensuring a smooth transition to your luxurious accommodations. If you're looking to explore the vibrant city of Seoul, our tours and ticket service can help you plan and book your excursions. Whether you're interested in historical landmarks, cultural attractions, or shopping districts, our knowledgeable staff will assist you in creating a personalized itinerary. For guests with their own vehicles, we offer valet parking and a secure car park free of charge. If you prefer to leave the driving to someone else, our shuttle service, car hire, and taxi service are available to take you to your desired destinations. At The Shilla Seoul, we prioritize your comfort and convenience, and our comprehensive transport facilities reflect that commitment. Whether you're traveling for business or leisure, we strive to make your stay with us as effortless and enjoyable as possible.

Luxurious Room Facilities at The Shilla Seoul

Indulge in a world of comfort and luxury with the exceptional room facilities provided at The Shilla Seoul. Each room is equipped with state-of-the-art amenities to ensure a memorable stay. Stay cool and comfortable with the air conditioning system that allows you to adjust the temperature to your liking. Wrap yourself in plush bathrobes provided in each room, adding a touch of elegance to your stay. Catch up on the latest news with the complimentary daily newspaper delivered right to your door. For entertainment, enjoy a wide selection of in-house movies on the television provided in your room. Style your hair effortlessly with the hair dryer provided, saving you the hassle of packing one. Stay connected with the world with the satellite/cable TV channels available for your viewing pleasure. Quench your thirst with the well-stocked mini bar, offering a variety of refreshing beverages. Keep your snacks and drinks cool with the refrigerator provided in each room. With these room facilities, you can relax and unwind in the comfort of your own private sanctuary at The Shilla Seoul.

Indulge in Culinary Delights at The Shilla Seoul

At The Shilla Seoul, dining is not just a necessity, but a truly indulgent experience. With a range of dining facilities available, guests can satisfy their cravings any time of the day or night. Whether you prefer the convenience of 24-hour room service, the relaxed atmosphere of the coffee shop, or the elegance of the on-site restaurant, The Shilla Seoul has something to suit every palate. Start your day off right with a delightful breakfast at the hotel's breakfast buffet. Indulge in a variety of mouthwatering options, from traditional Korean dishes to international favorites. For those who prefer a lighter meal, a continental breakfast is also available. With daily housekeeping ensuring a clean and inviting dining environment, you can enjoy your meal in comfort and style. So, whether you're a foodie looking to explore new flavors or simply seeking a satisfying meal, The Shilla Seoul's dining facilities are sure to exceed your expectations.

Luxurious and Spacious Rooms at The Shilla Seoul

Experience the epitome of luxury and comfort at The Shilla Seoul with its exquisite range of room offerings. Whether you're a business traveler or a leisure seeker, this hotel has the perfect accommodation to suit your needs. Indulge in the Business Deluxe Double Room, featuring a generous space of 43 square meters and a plush double bed. For those traveling with a companion, the Business Deluxe Twin Room offers the same spaciousness with two comfortable single beds. If you prefer a more intimate setting, the Deluxe Double Room provides a cozy haven with its 36 square meters and a luxurious king bed. When you book your stay at The Shilla Seoul through Agoda, you can enjoy the best prices and a hassle-free experience. Agoda guarantees the lowest rates for your chosen room type, ensuring that you get the best value for your money. With Agoda's user-friendly platform, you can easily browse through the various room options, compare prices, and make a secure booking in just a few clicks. Say goodbye to the stress of searching for the perfect accommodation and let Agoda take care of your travel needs.

Discover the Vibrant Charm of Myeong-dong in Seoul

Welcome to Myeong-dong, a bustling neighborhood in the heart of Seoul that offers an exciting blend of shopping, dining, and entertainment. Known as one of the city's premier shopping districts, Myeong-dong is a haven for fashion enthusiasts and trendsetters. Here, you'll find a wide range of local and international brands, from high-end luxury boutiques to affordable street stalls, offering everything from clothing and accessories to cosmetics and skincare products. But Myeong-dong is not just about shopping. This vibrant district also boasts a thriving food scene, with countless restaurants, street food vendors, and cafes serving up a variety of delicious Korean dishes. From sizzling barbecue and spicy kimchi to mouthwatering street snacks like tteokbokki and hotteok, there's something to satisfy every craving. Don't forget to try the famous Myeong-dong ice cream, a popular dessert that comes in a variety of flavors and toppings. In addition to shopping and dining, Myeong-dong is also home to several cultural attractions. Explore historic sites like the Myeong-dong Cathedral, a beautiful Catholic church that dates back to the late 19th century, or visit the Namsangol Hanok Village to experience traditional Korean architecture and cultural performances. At night, the streets of Myeong-dong come alive with vibrant lights and a lively atmosphere, making it the perfect place to soak in the energy of Seoul's nightlife. Whether you're a fashion lover, a foodie, or a culture enthusiast, Myeong-dong has something for everyone. Immerse yourself in the vibrant charm of this dynamic neighborhood and discover why it's a must-visit destination in Seoul.

Convenient Transportation from the Airport to The Shilla Seoul

Located in the bustling district of Myeong-dong, Seoul, The Shilla Seoul offers a luxurious and convenient accommodation option for travelers visiting South Korea's vibrant capital city. When it comes to reaching this iconic hotel from the airport, you have several transportation options to choose from. If you arrive at Incheon International Airport, the most convenient way to get to The Shilla Seoul is by taking a taxi or booking a private airport transfer. The journey takes approximately 60 minutes, depending on traffic conditions. Alternatively, you can also take the Airport Railroad Express (AREX) to Seoul Station and then transfer to Line 4 of the Seoul Metro. Get off at Myeong-dong Station, which is just a short walk away from the hotel. For those arriving at Gimpo International Airport, you can also opt for a taxi or private airport transfer, which will take around 40 minutes to reach The Shilla Seoul. Another option is to take the Airport Railroad Express (AREX) to Seoul Station and transfer to Line 4 of the Seoul Metro to reach Myeong-dong Station. No matter which airport you arrive at, getting to The Shilla Seoul is a breeze with multiple transportation options available. Whether you choose a taxi, private transfer, or public transportation, you'll soon find yourself immersed in the luxurious ambiance and world-class amenities of this renowned hotel in the heart of Seoul.

Explore the Vibrant Surroundings of The Shilla Seoul

Located in the heart of Seoul, The Shilla Seoul offers easy access to a variety of iconic landmarks and attractions. Just a short distance away, you'll find N Seoul Tower, a must-visit spot offering breathtaking panoramic views of the city. Take a leisurely stroll through Namsan Park, a beautiful oasis of greenery, and immerse yourself in the serene atmosphere. For those looking to indulge in some retail therapy, Namdaemun Market is just a stone's throw away. Discover a treasure trove of traditional Korean goods, from clothing and accessories to souvenirs and street food. Myeong-dong Cathedral, a stunning architectural masterpiece, is also nearby, offering a peaceful sanctuary in the midst of the bustling city. History enthusiasts will appreciate the proximity to Deoksugung, one of Seoul's five grand palaces. Explore the palace grounds and marvel at its beautiful architecture and serene gardens. For a glimpse into traditional Korean culture, visit Namsangol Hanok Village, a charming neighborhood showcasing well-preserved traditional Korean houses. Entertainment options abound near The Shilla Seoul, with the popular Myeongdong NANTA Theater just a short distance away. Enjoy a captivating performance blending traditional Korean music, comedy, and culinary skills. Seoul City Hall, a magnificent building with a blend of modern and traditional architecture, is also within reach. Whether you're seeking cultural immersion, shopping, or simply enjoying the natural beauty of Seoul, The Shilla Seoul's prime location ensures that you'll have easy access to the city's most iconic landmarks and attractions.

Convenient Public Transport Stations Near The Shilla Seoul

When it comes to exploring Seoul, The Shilla Seoul offers easy access to several public transport stations. Located in the heart of the city, guests can conveniently reach popular destinations using the nearby subway stations. Euljiro 1(il)-ga Subway Station, Euljiro 4(sa)-ga Subway Station, Jonggak Subway Station, Myeong-dong Subway Station, Chungmuro Subway Station, Hoehyeon Subway station, Euljiro 3(sam)-ga Subway Station, City Hall Subway Station, Beotigogae Subway Station, and Seoul Metro are all within walking distance from the hotel. Whether you want to explore the vibrant shopping district of Myeong-dong, visit historical sites like Jonggak, or experience the bustling atmosphere of City Hall, these public transport stations provide easy connections to all parts of the city. With the extensive subway network, guests can also venture further to discover other renowned attractions such as Gyeongbokgung Palace, Dongdaemun Market, and Namsan Tower. The convenience of these public transport stations ensures that guests at The Shilla Seoul can effortlessly navigate the city and make the most of their stay in Seoul.

A Culinary Paradise in the Heart of Seoul

The Shilla Seoul is surrounded by a plethora of dining options that will satisfy even the most discerning food lovers. Just a stone's throw away from the hotel, you'll find the renowned Myeongdong Kyoja Main Store, where you can indulge in their famous handmade dumplings and noodles. For those craving a taste of traditional Korean barbecue, Wangbijip Myeongdong Main store and Wangbijib Myeongdong Center store are both excellent choices, offering mouthwatering grilled meats and an inviting atmosphere. If you're in the mood for some authentic Korean cuisine, head to Jinju Hoegwan or Odarijip, where you can savor traditional dishes bursting with flavor. For a unique dining experience, make sure to visit MAN JOK OH HYANG JOKBAL (City Hall Branch), known for its deliciously tender and flavorful pork trotters. And if you're in the mood for some international flavors, Kampungku Restaurant is the place to be, serving up delectable Malaysian dishes. With such a diverse range of dining options right at your doorstep, The Shilla Seoul guarantees a culinary adventure that will leave you craving for more.

Unparalleled Shopping Experience

The Shilla Seoul boasts an enviable location surrounded by a plethora of shopping landmarks. Just steps away from the hotel, you will find the JN Shopping Mall, where you can indulge in a retail therapy session like no other. For art enthusiasts, the Alpha Gallery and Rodeng Gallery are a must-visit, showcasing a diverse range of contemporary art pieces. Fashionistas will be delighted to discover the TOMMY HILFIGER and A-Land stores, offering the latest trends and designer collections. If you're looking for unique ceramics, the Park Young Sook Yo Ceramics shop is a treasure trove of exquisite handmade pieces. For those seeking a curated selection of lifestyle goods, Atmos and Chungang Atlas are the go-to destinations. YH.KIM and Nihee are also nearby, offering a curated selection of local designer pieces that are bound to impress. Whether you're looking for high-end fashion, art, or unique souvenirs, The Shilla Seoul's surrounding shopping landmarks offer an unparalleled shopping experience.

Luxury at an Unbeatable Value

Indulge in the ultimate luxury experience at The Shilla Seoul without breaking the bank. With an average price of $449 per room, this prestigious hotel offers an unparalleled level of elegance and sophistication. Compared to the average price of a hotel room in Seoul, which stands at $134, The Shilla Seoul provides exceptional value for money. Step into a world of opulence as you enter the beautifully designed rooms and suites at The Shilla Seoul. Each accommodation is meticulously decorated with lavish furnishings and modern amenities, ensuring a comfortable and memorable stay. From the moment you check-in, you will be treated like royalty by the attentive and professional staff, who are dedicated to providing an unforgettable experience. While The Shilla Seoul may have a higher price point compared to other hotels in the city, the exceptional service, luxurious amenities, and prime location make it worth every penny. Whether you are visiting Seoul for business or pleasure, The Shilla Seoul is the perfect choice for discerning travelers seeking a truly remarkable stay.

Exceptional Service and Comfortable Rooms

At The Shilla Seoul, you can expect an exceptional level of service and comfort throughout your stay. The staff are friendly, professional, and always ready to assist you with any requests. From the moment you arrive, you'll be greeted with warm smiles and a helpful attitude. The concierge staff is excellent, ensuring that all your needs are taken care of, whether it's arranging transportation or providing recommendations for local attractions. The bell and vehicle-related services are top-notch, making your stay even more convenient. The rooms at The Shilla Seoul are great and comfortable, offering a relaxing haven after a day of exploring the vibrant city. The cleanliness of the rooms is impeccable, and you'll find everything you need for a comfortable stay. Additionally, the hotel's delicious breakfast will leave you satisfied and ready to start your day. The staff at the breakfast service are helpful and attentive, ensuring that you have a great dining experience. With such positive experiences, it's no wonder that guests are eager to return to The Shilla Seoul.

Unforgettable Luxury and Exceptional Service at The Shilla Seoul

The Shilla Seoul is a luxurious hotel that consistently receives outstanding customer ratings. With an overall rating of 9.2, it is evident that guests are impressed with the exceptional service and attention to detail provided by the hotel staff. The Shilla Seoul is known for its commitment to excellence, ensuring that every guest has a memorable and unforgettable experience. One of the standout features of The Shilla Seoul is its impeccable cleanliness, which is reflected in its impressive rating of 9.6. Guests can expect spotlessly clean rooms and public areas, creating a welcoming and hygienic environment. The hotel's dedication to maintaining high cleanliness standards is commendable and contributes to the overall satisfaction of guests. Another aspect that sets The Shilla Seoul apart is its attentive and professional staff, who consistently receive a rating of 9.5 for their performance. From the moment guests arrive, they are greeted with warm smiles and a genuine desire to cater to their every need. The staff's commitment to providing exceptional service ensures that guests feel valued and well taken care of throughout their stay.

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Amenities and facilities

Exceptional
Facilities

9.3

Most talked about facilities

Food & Dining

21 mentions

Housekeeping

17 mentions

Breakfast

14 mentions

Swimming Pool

11 mentions

Languages spoken
  • English
  • Chinese [Mandarin]
  • Japanese
  • Korean
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
Internet access
  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  • Internet
  • Internet [LAN]
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas
Things to do, ways to relax
  • Body scrub
  • Fitness center
  • Garden
  • Golf course [on-site]
  • Hot tub
  • Mini golf course
  • On-site entertainment
  • Pool with view
  • Sauna
  • Spa/sauna
  • Steamroom
  • Swimming pool [indoor]
  • Swimming pool [outdoor]
  • Ticket services
  • Tours
Cleanliness and safety
  • Anti-viral cleaning products
  • Body thermometer
  • Breakfast in room
  • Cashless payment service
  • Daily disinfection in all rooms
  • Daily disinfection in common areas
  • First aid kit
  • Guest rooms seal after sanitization
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hot water linen and laundry washing
  • Hygiene certification
  • Individually-wrapped food options
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Professional-grade sanitizing services
  • Room sanitization opt-out available
  • Rooms sanitized between stays
  • Safe dining setup
  • Sanitized kitchen and tableware items
  • Staff trained in safety protocol
  • Sterilizing equipment
Dining, drinking, and snacking
  • Alternative meal arrangement
  • Bar
  • Bottle of water
  • Breakfast [buffet]
  • Breakfast [continental]
  • Coffee shop
  • Poolside bar
  • Restaurants
  • Room service [24-hour]
  • Snack bar
Services and conveniences
  • Air conditioning in public area
  • Cash withdrawal
  • Concierge
  • Contactless check-in/out
  • Currency exchange
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Doorman
  • Dry cleaning
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Gift/souvenir shop
  • Grooming service
  • Heating in public area
  • Infirmary
  • Invoice provided
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Postal service
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Salon
  • Shops
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area
  • Xerox/fax in business center
For the kids
  • Kids facilities
  • Kids meal
  • Swimming pool [kids]
Access
  • Adult-only property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Check-in/out [express]
  • Check-in/out [private]
  • Check-in [24-hour]
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Safety/security feature
  • Security [24-hour]
  • Service animals are welcome
  • Smoke alarms
  • Soundproof rooms
Getting around
  • Airport transfer
  • Car park [free of charge]
  • Car park [nearby]
  • Rental car
  • Shuttle service
  • Taxi service
  • Valet parking
Available in all rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathrobes
  • Blackout curtains
  • Closet
  • Clothes rack
  • Complimentary tea
  • Desk
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Fitness club privileges
  • Free bottled water
  • Free instant coffee
  • Hair dryer
  • Heating
  • In-room safe box
  • Internet access – LAN
  • Internet access – wireless
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking
  • Refrigerator
  • Slippers
  • Smoke detector
  • Streaming service like Netflix
  • Towels
  • TV [flat screen]
  • Umbrella

Food and dining

Breakfast options
  • American
  • Asian
  • Continental
Restaurants on site
The Parkview
  • Cuisine: American, Asian, Chinese
  • Menu: A-la-carte

Location

249, Dongho-ro, Jung-gu, Myeong-dong, Seoul, South Korea, 04605
Excellent
Location

8.9

Airports
  • Gimpo Airport (GMP)
    18.1 km
  • Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN)
    50.4 km
Public transportation
  • Dongguk University Station (Line 3)
    280 m 5 min walk
  • Yaksu Station (Interchange)
    440 m
Hospital or clinic
  • Songdo Hospital
    620 m
Shopping
  • Myeong-Dong Walking Street
    2.2 km
Convenience store
  • 7 Eleven
    900 m
Cash withdrawal
  • ATM on-site

What's nearby

Popular landmarks
  • N Seoul Tower
    1.7 km
  • Myeong-Dong Walking Street
    2.2 km
  • Namdaemun Market
    2.5 km
  • Insadong
    2.7 km
  • Changdeokgung Palace Complex
    2.8 km
  • Bukchon Hanok Village
    3.0 km
  • The War Memorial of Korea
    3.5 km
  • Gyeongbokgung Palace
    3.6 km
  • National Museum of Korea
    4.3 km
  • Lotte World
    9.6 km
Nearby landmarks
  • Shilla Duty Free
    150 m
  • Urban Island Shilla Hotel
    170 m
  • Jangchung Gymnasium
    220 m
  • Jangchungdan Park
    220 m
  • Dongguk University Station (Line 3)
    280 m
  • Paper Art Museum
    350 m
  • Yejiwon
    400 m
  • Yaksu Station (Interchange)
    440 m
  • Meeple Yaksuyeok Branch
    500 m
  • Hugo Spa
    600 m
Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.

Property policies

Children and extra beds

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

All children are welcome.

Infant 0-1 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding.
Baby cot/crib available upon request
Children 2-2 year(s)
Must use an extra bed
If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
Guests 3 years and older are considered as adults
Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
Others
  • [Facilities]
    - The fitness centre, indoor sauna, and indoor swimming pool are closed on the third Wednesday of every month.
    - Guests under the age of 16 are not allowed to access the fitness centre and guests under the age of 13 are not allowed to access the indoor sauna and indoor swimming pool.
    - Guests will be charged an extra fee for using the sauna (except for guests staying in the Executive and Suite room types).
  • [The Executive Lounge]
    - Breakfast: 06:30 AM ~ 10:00 AM (Sat, Sun and holidays 06:30 AM ~ 10:30 AM)
    - Afternoon tea: 15:30 PM ~ 17:00 PM
    - Happy Hour: 18:00 PM ~ 22:00 PM (※ Only alcoholic beverages and cheese desserts are available after 21:00 PM)
    - Beverage take out service is not available.
    - Executive lounge benefits apply only to reservations that include 'The Executive Lounge access'.
    - The minimum age of guests allowed to use the executive lounge is 13.
    - Executive Lounge guests may invite up to 2 non-resident guests, except Friday to Sunday and holidays.
  • Online, auto, and self-service check-in are not available.
    Reservations for children (under 13 years old) are not available on the site. please contact the property directly for the reservation.
  • [Outdoor Swimming Pool]
    - The opening day of the Urban Island in 2024 is 22 March (※ The Kids' pool and Kids' jacuzzi are scheduled to open on 5 April).
    - Urban Island Operating Hours: Urban Island operating hours vary by period, so please refer to the hotel website.
    - When using facilities such as adult pools, kids pools, and jacuzzi, please be guided by on-site lifeguard staff.
    - Customers with a height of less than 140cm need to company with their adult guardians, and they must wear a life jacket when using adult pool.
    - Sunbeds are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis, and two are provided per room. - Infants under 36 months old can use it after wearing waterproof diapers.
    - Only tubes of less than 1m in diameter are allowed to be brought in and can only be used in the kids pool.
    - You may wait for use if the number of people exceeds the limit.
    - Use of Urban Island may be restricted depending on weather conditions such as rainfall, typhoon, and cold wave.
  • Information for transportation is as follows:
    - Guests can take the 6702 KAL bus from Incheon International Airport and get off at Jangchung Gymnasium Station.
    - It takes approximately 2 hours from the airport to the hotel, and 15 minutes to walk from the bus stop.
    - A shuttle pick-up service is available from the hotel parking lot to the lobby. If guests wish to use the pick-up service, they may contact the hotel 10 minutes before arrival on +82 2 2233 3131.
  • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out
  • Check-in from14:00
  • Check-out until11:00
Getting around
  • Airport transfer fee250000 KRW
  • Travel time to airport (minutes)60
Extras
  • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)86000 KRW
  • Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee0 KRW
The property
  • Number of bars/lounges1
  • Number of floors23
  • Number of restaurants5
  • Number of rooms 464
  • Room voltage220

Reviews of The Shilla Seoul from real guests

9.1
Cleanliness9.6
Service9.5
Facilities9.3
Room comfort and quality9.3
Value for money9.0
Location8.9
High score for Seoul
Rating
9+ Exceptional (1,555)
8-9 Excellent (279)
7-8 Very Good (185)
6-7 Good (55)
<6 Below Expectation (89)
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10.0
Exceptional
Yukari from Japan
Solo traveler
Deluxe Double Room - Outdoor Pool Access Excluded
Stayed 2 nights in May 2023

It was really great.”

I have been staying in the Jiangnan area recently, but there were many restaurants I wanted to go to in Jiangbei, so I chose the Shilla Hotel for the first time this time. The combination of traditional and modern elements created a formal atmosphere that was very good. The entrance in front of the hotel is large and open, and there is a sense of openness. At night, the reception hall lit up outside the window was very beautiful. The interior is simple and clean, and the amenities are all MOLTON BROWN, so I was able to relax during bath time. The hotel is located on a hill, but it is very convenient because there is a shuttle bus that runs frequently to and from the station. It was a hotel that I would definitely want to stay at again if I have the opportunity.

Reviewed May 12, 2023
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10.0
Exceptional
Derek from Singapore
Couple
Business Deluxe Double Room - Outdoor Pool Access Excluded
Stayed 4 nights in January 2023

Hospitality at its best”

We booked The Shilla for our first trip of the new year and wanted a 5 star experience. We definitely got what we wanted and more. Right from the moment we dropped off at the hotel, the welcoming staff attended to us and check in was a smooth and fast process. The hotel looked luxurious and the room was amazing. We were lucky enough to get a room with the view of Namsan tower and we loved it. What impressed me the most was how our room was made everytime. The attention to detail and the cleanliness was simply top notch. 10/10 would recommend and return. The Shilla Seoul has definitely won my heart.

Reviewed January 08, 2023
10.0
Exceptional
Jason from Hong Kong SAR, China
Couple
Deluxe Double Room - Outdoor Pool Access Excluded
Stayed 3 nights in March 2023

Still one of the best in Seoul ”

Shilla hotel has been around for a while but remains one of the best hotels in Seoul. The rooms are well kept and clean despite the age. The location is great and close to tourist attractions. Staff is super helpful and they also have mandarin speaking staff. All around a great stay. Highly recommended

Reviewed March 22, 2023
10.0
Exceptional
Andrew from United States
Couple
Deluxe Twin Room - Outdoor Pool Access Excluded
Stayed 2 nights in March 2023

Outstanding Staff!”

I probably won’t have enough room to list all of the spectacular things about The Shilla. Beautiful hotel, stylish rooms, great views, fantastic breakfast and phenomenal Dinner at La Yeon (3 Michelin Stars). The staff was also FANTASTIC and super helpful. We were having a difficult time booking lunch at another nearby restaurant due to language barrier. The Concierge (Tyler) called and booked the reservation for us. The entire staff was so accommodating and pleasant. I travel often for work and have stayed in hundreds if not, thousands of hotels all over the world in the past 3 years and The Shilla is by far the best I have seen. Highly recommend this hotel!

Reviewed March 13, 2023
9.6
Exceptional
angie from Australia
Family with teens
Deluxe Twin Room - Outdoor Pool Access Excluded
Stayed 2 nights in April 2023

Excellent Seamless service ”

Very top class service ! Located in an amazing property and location. We stayed there at the cherry blossom season. The walk around the hotel is an extra bonus. When I am talking about the top class service, I meant it. We were not even staying in executive room, however the service is better than most of the hotel as if we were staying in executive room. Dine in the room was amazing. 20 mins food delivery with right temperature food. And they are very yummy. We also had our lunch in the 2 stars Michelin restaurant le yuen ( sorry for the spelling) it was great All the other restaurants in the hotel are very high standards, the buffet breakfast is full of choices, must try.

Reviewed April 08, 2023
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