Welcome to the one of the most dynamic city on earth where nonstop actions take place all year around, the country known as the “Morning Calm”. The Core G-House @ JONGRO (5 min. from Gyeongbokgung – The Royal Palace) is the most ideal flat for a couple (w/ or w/o kids), but also very suitable for a family or up to 5 adults as a group looking to explore the affluent city in historical, cultural past and also its coexisting dynamic present. It is located also fairly near by 5 major universities (Yonsei Univ, Ewha W Univ, Seogang Univ, Hongik Univ, Sungkyunkwan Univ.), all within 10 ~ 20 minutes either by subway or taxi. This automatically makes my flat to be most ideal for the exchange student or any relocators as well as the Myungdong (major business & shopping district) is only a couple of blocks away. At this core location of the city, you can expect the highest level of conveniences and comfortableness at such an economical price range, save and live like locals (*Please ask & see our Open eVENT Promotion!).
★ LOCATION, LOCATION & LOCATION ★
￭ THE SURROUNDINGS
Our flat is located in the core of uptown (Gang-buk) where all the festivals and/or events (your must-go spots) takes place every day. There are a hundred of reasons to love JONGRO. To illustrate just a few, there are a bunch of places like royal palaces, national museums, art galleries, cafes, all kinds of restaurants & bars, and very interesting shops, etc (as shown in the pictures) that you can visit just by simply walking around. You can just name it, you will have all within just an arm’s reach. JONGRO is basically a long avenue that stretches all the way from the City Hall to Dongdaemun (the Mecca of shopping 24hours), the avenue is divided into 6 main sections, which are called Jongro 1ga to 6ga. From any of these JONGRO’s sections, you can easily walk to
– Cheonggye Stream which will lead you to Dongdaemun & further
– Insadong within around 15minutes and even walk to Daehak-ro within another 15 minutes if you’re in jongro3ga,
– Samcheongdong, Gyeongbok palace, Gwanghwamun as well, all within walking distance around 10 minutes or so.
￭ Many NEAR-BY Famous Sight-Seeings
= Within the Walking Distance =
– 5 mins walk to Gyeonbok-gung (royal palace with over 600 years history)
– 10 mins walk to Bukchon (traditional village still remains in the city)
– 15 min. walk to City Hall and Insa-dong
– 20 mins walk to Myeong-dong, Namdaemun Market
– 20 mins walk to UNESCO World Heritage – Jongmyo, Changdeokgung Palace
== By Convenient Metro Subway or Bus ==
– 10 mins by metro – Dongdaemun Market
– 10mins from Myeong-dong by bus.
– 20 mins by metro – HongDae, Itewon
=== By Convenient Taxi ===
You can get taxi easily almost right away in front of the building(if not, usually in a few minutes) since it is located in a large junction. The fare for the taxi is very reasonably priced in overall (if you avoid the black color – deluxe ones)
– less than 10 min. to Myeong-dong
– less than 10 min. to Lotte Department Store & Lotte Hotel
– less than 10 min. to Seoul Station (Recent guest paid around $3 only for 8min.)
*For traveling anywhere outside Seoul (Example : Busan, Nami-ireland, Gangwondo for ski), just take KTX (High-speed Railway) at Seoul Station which is only 10 minutes away by taxi (*better choice for more than three persons with luggage) or subway.
Concerning the safety matter, I cannot figure out any other safer place in Seoul when the HQ of Metro Police Department, the USA, Japan and many other countries Embassies, Chinese Cultural Center, and even the Blue House (like White House in U.S.) are located only a couple of minutes (one or two blocks) away from my flat. Also the building itself has 24 hour security guard with over 30 CCTVs monitoring. The house has never had any break-in as long as you ensure the house is safely locked before you step out.
￭ From/To AIRPORT
= By AIRPORT METRO SUBWAY =
(*More recommendable w/ light luggage & depending on time for the traffic)
-Direct Incheon Airport Subway to Gyeongbokgung station (line 3-orange).
-Direct Gimpo Aiport Subway to Gwanghwamun station (line 5-dark blue).
(*NOTE : My flat is only 5 minutes away by walking from both MTR stations)
= By AIRPORT LIMOUSINE BUS =
(*More recommendable w/ heavy luggage & depending on time for the traffic)
– Take Limousine Bus (No. 6011) to Gyeongbok palace
(*NOTE : My apartment is only 5 minutes away by walking )
It takes about 60 mins from Incheon & 40 mins from Gimpo Airport
★ APARTMENT(DUPLEX style w/ a loft) OVERVIEW ★
(w/ full touch of the interior in Korean traditional way)
–> One Queen size Double mattress bed – the first floor bedroom
–> High quality one queen and one single mattress – the second floor bedroom
–> Couch, table and lounge chair
–> FREE portable high speed unlimited WiFi Internet
–> LCD 32 inch TV w/ over 120 channels
–> Easy kitchen with all equipment & utensils
: Gas range, refrigerator, microwave oven, electric kettle & more
–> Cooking ware, plates, cups, spoons & knives
–> Iron & Ironing board [Laundary service provided upon request]
–> Bathroom with towels, soap, shampoo, rinse, toothpaste, and hair dryer
–> Floor Heating (K-style) / air-conditioning to be controlled to your own convenience
–> Digital door lock & private intercom
–> Large closet (good for luggage) for plenty of space
Thank you for your interest in my apartment. Whatever your question or special requirement is, just go ahead message me NOW and I will do my best to provide a final solution for you. I look forward to accommodating you with sincere heart during your visit to Seoul.
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