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    Smile Resort

    5-9, Cheongbong-ro 5-gil, Sokcho, Gangwon-do 24904, South Korea
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    • Excellent73%
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    Free Wifi
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

    We were here in the off season and Smile Guesthouse was one of the only places that was opened. The owner gave us the weekday price even though it was a weekend. His English is good and he gave us a lot of helpful information...More

    Thank mountaineaous
    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    The hostel is just 5 min by car/bus to Seoraksan National park (about 4km away) and about 45 min from Sokcho city by bus 7 or 7-1. You can't see the hostel from the bus stop and will have to walk 2 min further in...More

    Thank Breeze262
    Reviewed 8 October 2016

    We stayed in one of the budget rooms. What we expect of a budget room is a more spartan room with less amenities but it must be clean. What we got at the Goodstay Smile resort was a cramped room with a ramshackle and dirty...More

    Thank Ellen_and_Pedro
    Reviewed 20 April 2016

    Smile resort is actually a guesthouse. not so easy to find though since the location is quite hidden from other motel/hotels from the main road. it can be reached via local bus 7 or 7-1 from Sokcho Express Bus Terminal. After seeing the Seorak Youth...More

    Thank pelupss
    Reviewed 16 November 2015

    The resort was decent and the rooms were great for the price. Ted, the owner of the hotel along with his girlfriend and family however were amazingly nice. They recommended us what to eat and which trails to take, how long it took, etc. Basically...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$32 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 30
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    • South Korea >
    • Gangwon-do >
    • Sokcho
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    • Smile Resort South Korea/Sokcho
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    Nearby Restaurants
    Seorak Village Restaurant
    .20 km away
    Famous Tasty Food
    .21 km away
    Cheongbong Restaurant
    .21 km away
    Mountain Village Late Night Meal
    .24 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Seoraksan National Park
    792 reviews
    3.70 km away
    Ulsanbawi Rock
    145 reviews
    5.68 km away
    Teddy Bear Museum Seorak
    19 reviews
    5.85 km away
    Sokcho Jungang Market
    113 reviews
    6.93 km away
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