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New Oriental Hotel

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Located just opposite the popular Myeongdong shopping district, the location is just superb. Out of of Myeongdong Station (line 4) Exit 6 – walk straight about 2 minutes – Hotel New Oriental Myeongdong is just in front. Lotte Departmental Store and Shinsegae are just a stone throw away. We were here for 2 nights for triple sharing room with attached...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear k0hk3, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of your company on your...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The location is excellent, only a few minutes away from Shinsegae, Myeongdong shopping area and Myeongdong Metro station. Myeongdong shopping area is just the opposite. Take the Exit 3 and then Exit 7 via the underground shopping street is the easiest (with escalators) and fastest way (only 3-4 minutes) to the shopping area where you could almost have everything, restaurants,...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Web W, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. We apologize for any inconvenience and we promise to offer better service next time and we will supplement about your complain. The bad smell of drainage we are keep trying to solve the problem but the thing is entire Myeong-dong area has same problem....

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights. The room I got was spacious and had sufficient storage area (loved the scented cupboards). It's located within walking distance from the bus and underground train station. There are also a lot of eating and shopping options just across the road. The let down was the tiny window in the room that overlooks another office...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear klangboy, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of your company on your...

Singapore
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Overall room is new and clean. Location is good for the price. It is only 5mins walk from myeongdong station Exit 4 turn right and walk towards Macdonald. Shopping is blissful and location is great for the price we paid. Airport Bus stop is just across the street with 10mins walk Which can be rather taxing with heavy luggage. Will...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vivi2009, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of your company on your...

Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

It was a good stay. Room is 612. The location is great, right across Myeongdong shopping area. Reception is nice. The room is clean. Everything was perfect untill the last day (August 29th). Someone from the cleaning staff broke the cap of my shaving cream bottle and left it there without any word. Thus I had to throw it away...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nguyen P, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. And I also apologize about poor housekeeping service. We will check and make progress for higher service. We have been trying to make them who is customer happy...

Reviewed 19 August 2016

the staff there are very friendly starting from the receptionist until the house keeper. it's so close to myondong street shops and shinsegae mall so if you like shopping this is the perfect place for you. Namsan tower is also very close. Don't miss the view from the roof

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ghado T, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. We are glad to hear that everything was satisfactory during your stay. Thank you for all your praise. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of your company on your next visit to...

Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 11 August 2016

A good location, pretty nice staff and the hotel is pretty new. We had a very nice time in this hotel. What's most, the staff was pretty nice and helpful. There wasn't any problem to talk with them in English! Thank you so much! !

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vivi O, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our guests. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of your company on...

Chiba, Japan
Reviewed 6 August 2016

i stayed here on august 2016. so last few days ago. the hotel is in a great location. across the street from the main entrance of myondong. you can catch the 6015 bus i believe from the airport if im correct. costs about 15000 won. so 15 bucks. drops you off one block away on the other side. you have...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jay S, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. We are so sorry for any inconvenience and we promise to offer better service next time and we will supplement about your complain. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I just stayed in New Oriental Hotel with my family for 7 nights, it was a great choice indeed!! The location is great, it is just a road across the Myeongdong shopping area and the airport shuttle bus. It takes only 3 minutes walk to the subway station. The room is clean and spacious than I expected. As we requested...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear CecilyWong, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the New Oriental Hotel. We are glad to hear that everything was satisfactory during your stay. Thank you for all your praise. The staff are happy to be of service and were glad to find their assistance helpful. We will strive to continue providing excellent service to all our...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The location of the hotel is just a road across the main Myeongdong shopping area. It is quiet but very close to the same shopping district. The overall hotel design and amentities are new, simple and very modern. The bedding is very comfortable; the bathroom is very spacious but need to install hooks for hanging clothes or towels. The staff...

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호텔뉴오리엔탈명동, 제너럴 매니저 at New Oriental Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AnitaspKwan We at the New Oriental Hotel appreciate you choosing to stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to review our facilities and services. We are proud to be of help and hope to see you again. Best regards, The New Oriental Hotel

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Renewal construction from March 31th 2014 to Jan. 15 2015 New Oriental Hotel is located only 5 minutes from Myeongdong Station (subway line 4), giving guests easy access to famous attractions such as Namdaemun and Dongdaemun via public transportation. In addition to its prime location in the popular Myeongdong shopping district (a major tourist destination), the hotel provides clean and cozy guestrooms at affordable prices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about New Oriental Hotel

Address: 1, Toegye-ro 14-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04631, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range: RM390 - RM727 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — New Oriental Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
New Oriental Seoul
Hotel New Oriental
Hotel Style:
#21 Business Hotel in Seoul
#39 Family Hotel in Seoul
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a room facing Namsan”
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  • View from room 710
 of 5 bubbles Aby112, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose the room at the top level because the lift is a bit small and you are unable to use the lift with your baggage when checking-out”
 of 5 bubbles 85maverickt, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Even a solo travel, I would suggest booking a double room as it is bigger than a twin room, more room for packing/unpacking your luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles webw2015, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“good location”
 of 5 bubbles ghadot, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We loved our room which had a view of the Namsum tower a double room room 711”
 of 5 bubbles lizh317, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
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