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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
16 Apr 2018
“Travel lovers are not recommended”
24 Nov 2016
“Your typical lake resort area”
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Shinpyong-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Tourists who are mostly elderly or do not frequent travel make up the majority. So overall the price is expensive. There are many street vendors selling bad food that are difficult to see in tourist complexes. It is inconvenient for them to walk around the...More

Thank H_Sura_K
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I believe Bomun Lake is natural, but the areas surrounding the lake are filled with your usual resort attractions, theme park, shopping, etc. This is probably a destination resort area for your Korean family during the summer. I went there in early November and the...More

Thank lsli88
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We didn't stay here. But glad of that. This must be a lovely place to visit when the weather is good and you need a respite from urban life. But our view of the area, from bus #10 heading to Bulguksa Temple, convinced us that...More

Thank BuccaneerDave
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I enjoyed Gyeongju international music festival at Bomun lake outdoor theater during 4th to 7th August. The pathway is good for walking around the lake.

1  Thank Namhyun
Reviewed 25 December 2015

This is a resort area with a capital R. There are all sorts of entertainment activities and countless eateries in a really beautiful location. Great for all ages and groups with many hotels at a wide range of price points. The duck boat rentals and...More

Thank Terri S
Reviewed 3 November 2015

but if you're staying in the neighborhood, and the weather is nice, treat yourself to a stroll around the lake.

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Visited in the spring, there were a lot of people picnicking and kids, also cute dogs running around, nothing too noisy though. Atmosphere is nice, my friend and I had earlier bought a big box of strawberries and sat on one of the many benches...More

Thank Fareza16
Reviewed 20 October 2015

This lake is very big. It will take more than one hour to walh around it. There are lots of hotels, resaurants, or cafes. Yon can paddle boats or walk or jog around the lake. There iare an amusement park, Millenium Park, or golf courses...More

1  Thank PanbongHa
Reviewed 4 October 2015

If you want to have a fake Traditional Korean experience and pay inflated prices, then Bomun is for you. The surrounding park is lovely year-round, but all the restaurants and fake hanok-style buildings drape the ugly commercialism of Korea onto things that could otherwise be...More

1  Thank c x
Reviewed 26 August 2015

The trail around the lake is the best thing in this area. The second thing is probably the outdoor theater which unfortunately we didn't get to enjoy. Information on the performances was not readily available. Well, the hotel concierge was not aware of it even...More

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