The Shilla Seoul

249, Dongho-ro, Jung-gu, Jung-Gu, 04605 Seoul, South Korea

9.3

Excellent

Based on 4282 reviews
  • Wi-Fi

  • Breakfast

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About the hotel

Policies

You need to know

  • The seasonal pool will be open from March to October.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Up to 2 children 3 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.
  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of CESCO (S. Korea) guidelines.

Optional fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: KRW 64000 for adults and KRW 32000 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-in fee (amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Facilities fee: KRW 45000 per person, per day and includes use of: sauna

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in Instructions

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
  • This property accepts credit cards and cash
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
  • The indoor pool, gymnasium, and sauna are closed every third Wednesday of every month.
  • Children under 13 years old are only permitted to use the indoor and outdoor pools with parental supervision. Children under 13 years old are permitted to use the indoor pool on weekends only. Guests under 140 cm tall are permitted to use the outdoor swimming pool only while wearing a life jacket.
  • The hours of operation for Urban Island (seasonal outdoor pool area) vary. Guests booked in "no outdoor pool access" room categories are charged fees to access the pool. Entry to the outdoor pool may be limited due to maximum occupancy policy. In case of overcrowding, guests may have to wait to use the pools. Guests cannot pre-book entry to the pool. Up to 2 sun beds per room are available for use in the outdoor pool area (first-come, first-served basis). Children under the age of 36 months must wear swim diapers in the pool. Rubber rings must be less than 1 meter in diameter and are only allowed in the children's pool. Access to Urban Island may be restricted in extreme weather conditions.
  • Please note: Guests will not be able to use or earn any points with third-party rewards programs at this property.
  • Guests booking an Executive Level room type are permitted to invite up to 2 non-resident guests to the Executive Lounge during the week (excludes Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and public holidays) for a surcharge. Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the Executive Lounge.

Check-in Special Instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests may be subject to health screenings for COVID-19 at the property. Customers may be requested by the property to provide documentation of recent travel history (such as showing passport immigration stamps) and/or complete a health declaration.

Minimum Age

19

Description

General description

A modern 5-star paradise with superb relaxation and leisure facilities in Seoul, South Korea city. The Shilla Seoul, one of Hotel Shilla chain, is ideally located in the vicinity of The Shilla Duty Free Shop and Namsangol Hanok Village.

The decorated rooms and suites are havens of tranquillity with private bathrooms, minibars, Wi-Fi and safes, while guests will be spoilt for choice with on-site activities and amazing recreational facilities such as indoor\outdoor pool, spa, sauna and fitness centre.

Location

A stay at The Shilla Seoul places you in the heart of Seoul, within a 15-minute walk of Namsan Park and Korea House. This 5-star hotel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Dongdaemun Design Plaza and 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Dongdaemun History & Culture Park.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Namsan Park - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
National Theater of Korea - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Korea House - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Dongdaemun Design Plaza - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Dongdaemun History & Culture Park - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Dongdaemun History and Culture Park - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Doota Mall - 1.5 km / 1 mi
Namsangol Hanok Village - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Heunginjimun - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Cheonggyecheon - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
N Seoul Tower - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Myeongdong Street - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Myeongdong Theater - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Myeongdong Nanta Theatre - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Itawon Street - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Incheon Intl. Airport (ICN) - 69.6 km / 43.2 mi
Gimpo Intl. Airport (GMP) - 21.7 km / 13.5 mi

The preferred airport for The Shilla Seoul is Incheon Intl. Airport (ICN).

Dining

Feast your senses at one of The Shilla Seoul's eateries serving Japanese, French and  Korean cuisines. The breakfast buffet is provided daily. Room service is also available around the clock.

Rooms

Luxuriate in one of 464 rooms/suites decorated at The Shilla Seoul. Your room/suite is furnished with Wi-Fi, safe, premium bedding and desk. For more pleasure, there is also a TV with satellite programming in addition to Wi-Fi service.

When it comes to bathing, you can have a relaxing one in your private bathroom that is fitted with slippers, toiletries, hairdryer, bathtub and shower.

Amenities

Indulge in pleasures worthy of royalty in the spa treatments leaving your skin velvety smooth and soft. You can also tranquilise and put yourself at rest at the outdoor pool and indoor pool or move your muscles in a workout session at the fitness centre.

The hotel also offers car rental, room service, Wi-Fi, currency exchange and tours/ticket assistance. 

Business, and other amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-in. This hotel has 3 meeting rooms available for events. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and limited parking is available onsite.

Renovations

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from December 8 2020 to January 31 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Sauna
The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from November 01 to March 13:
  • Swimming pool
The property will be renovating from November 01 2019 to November 30 2022 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Exterior
  • Parking area
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Express check-in/check-out

  • Front desk

  • Non-smoking hotel

  • Gym/fitness centre

  • Spa/health club

  • Sauna

  • ATM

  • Lifts

  • Concierge

  • Laundry service

  • Conference room

  • Outdoor pool

  • Indoor pool

  • Gift shop

  • Dry cleaning service

  • Shuttle service

  • Valet parking

  • Parking

  • Wedding services

Amenities

Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
Food & drink
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
Services
  • Wedding services
Front desk services
  • Bellboy
  • Concierge
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Front desk
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
Beauty & wellness
  • Barber/beauty salon
  • Gym/fitness centre
  • Sauna
  • Spa/health club
  • Steam room
Shops
  • Gift shop
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms
Parking & transportation
  • Parking
  • Shuttle service
  • Valet parking
Pool & beach
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
General
  • ATM
  • Business centre
  • Conference room
  • Garden
  • Lifts
  • Multilingual staff
  • Non-smoking hotel
  • Does The Shilla Seoul offer free breakfast?

    No, The Shilla Seoul does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does The Shilla Seoul have non-smoking rooms

    No, The Shilla Seoul doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does The Shilla Seoul provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does The Shilla Seoul have a swimming pool?

    No, The Shilla Seoul does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does The Shilla Seoul have free Wi-Fi?

    No, The Shilla Seoul does not offer free Wi-Fi.

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