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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The photo of the place looks lot nicer than the actual place. When we arrived, the room did not have any internet access so we had to wait for a service man to come up to install. On the third day I switched a room from 2 double bed to single bed room. Again I had problems with the internet,... More 

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Thank husuh
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Nice and cheap hotel, hotel breakfast was alright, not a lot of options though, really nicely located as well, just a 5 minute walk away from a road full of amazing Korean restaurants as well as KFC and pizza hut. Opposite the hotel is a lot of other Korean restaurants and a convenient store, there's also an underground supermarket around... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I needed a place in the Gangnam area to stay for one night. This place seemed like a pretty good deal considering that hotels in this area can go for $200 a night. The Sunshine hotel gave me a room for $125 and this was a deal. The room is average size, which means that it's pretty small compared to... More 

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Thank shimshimheyo
Singapore
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

I'm stayed here for two night, comfortable and clean room, good taste of breakfast, friendly and helpful staff, just around 5-10 mins walk to the subway, buy the way i have to pay money for shampoo and toothbrush, overall good hotel.

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

You don't get very friendly and zealous staff like in 5-star hotels, but everything else is above expectations. Room is vert clean, comfortable, plus warmed toilet seats and free wifi. If u can take the 800m walk to Apgujeong train station, then this location is ideal for u

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Thank ChooWai
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Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

location - great near subway, hospital surgery(can walk to hospital only just a few minutes) , and department stores Room - clean quite and comfortable Service - okay not bad ( but housekeeping great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!)

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Thank Butter S
Singapore
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Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

No frills, basic hotel that's clean. The walls are very thin so you can hear practically anything that's going on the room beside. My neighbors had a habit of blasting the tv so it was REALLLY hard to sleep on some nights. Receptionist speak very basic English.

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Philippines
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Reviewed 20 October 2015

If you are in Seoul, this hotel is a bit hard to find without a private transport. It is not imposing, very modest but it gives you all you need and if you are not too fussy about amenities. The breakfast selection is intercontinental and was the same every single morning the five days I was there. Not a bad... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2015

I have stayed in this hotel for 4 nights in December 2014. The rooms are clean, comfortable and well maintained. Hotel's staff is courteous and helpful. Centrally located controls for the lighting, alarm, temperature given inside the room and anybody can choose Korean or English Language according to requirement. Toilets are small with bathtub and smart controlled commode. 2 bottles... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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66 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Most uncomfortable stay for years I had was in this hotel. Location is bad, it is good only when taking a day tour to DMZ North Korea border as highway access is near from this hotel. All sights are far away, area where hotel is situated offers only steep priced restaurants and bars; e.g. 25USD for Italian pizza, what? Receptionist... More 

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Apgujeong / Cheongdam
Aside from Sinsa / Garosugil, no other area in Seoul connotes the words “luxury” and “fancy” like Apgujeong and Cheongdam. Global luxury brands have set up their flagship stores here, catering to the neighbourhood's mostly affluent residents. It’s also one of the top areas in Korea (some say the world) for cosmetic surgery, attracting hundreds of thousands each year for a little nip or tuck. The other parts of Apgujeong and Cheongdam are mostly lavish residential buildings for some of Seoul’s most affluent alongside extravagant restaurants, bars, spas, and other spots for indulgence. And Cheongdam has long been a bastion for flashy clubs and parties, though in recent years, Itaewon has emerged as a strong challenger to those claims.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Additional Information about Hotel Sunshine

Address: 205, Dosan-daero, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 06026, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul > Apgujeong / Cheongdam
Price Range: RM299 - RM576 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Sunshine 3.5*
Number of rooms: 111
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“Top floor rooms do not feel suffocating”
 of 5 bubbles 244evaa, 20 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Ask room from upper floor to avoid music beat from night club below or book another hotel from city center.”
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 of 5 bubbles Huuhkaja, 13 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the back have no view but are quiet. Specify non smoking floor. We were assigned to a smoking floor. Doesn't smell inside the room but hallways smell of smoke.”
 of 5 bubbles Pinkshrink, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Our room on the 6th floor was bigger than the one on the 5th floor. We were in the rooms with two beds.”
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 of 5 bubbles TeresaL959, 27 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Go in autumn or winter as there is no air-conditioning. Also maybe higher levels since it can get noisy at night mainly around Friday and weekends.”
 of 5 bubbles ngoc13, 4 Dec 2012 | Read review
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