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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I stayed at the Chocolate tree for a 5 day stay in Seoul in a private room. It was an affordable, solid place to rest in, with all the basic necessities and a common kitchen for cooking & supplied breakfast (toast, coffee, eggs etc.). The room was spacious, and the in-floor heating was a nice feature given it was about...

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Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 17 October 2016

the location is good. close to shopping spots. and there is Issac breakfast and famous shinchu standing BBQ. the shower is a bit too little and the bathroom door needs more water-proof work on it. other than that, it was a great experience of visiting! will definitely stay there again.

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1Thank Leeyihjen
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Stayed here twice during my first visit to South Korea. The staff were superb. Helpful, friendly and spoke great English. This place is popular with tourists who speak some English or are just English speakers. To get there from Incheon International Airport get a t-money card at the 7eleven at the airport then catch the Airport Railroad line to Hongik...

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1Thank Graham B
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Located just a 5 minute walk south of Sincheon Metro Station and just a 10 Minutes walk to Hongdae it is very well located to explore the city. The Guesthouse itself is pretty quiet although located very close to main roads. The room is very well equipped with TV, desk, computer, fridge, aircon and a little bathroom. Mattress was quite...

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1Thank knock-out-trips
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Good location,clean,cosy and pleasant place to stay in Seoul Would recommend to anyone especially to younger couples that the hostel's Service provides all the information Needed to get around Seoul Thanks to Eric

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Thank you host eric n rena for hosting us .we stayed 3 nights during our stay in seoul after my dreamtrip from jeju. We feel soo much at home.thank you for being soo friendly n understanding. Simply feel like friends place instead of staying in guesthouse.. Supberb location...n very warm n clean. We just feel very easy at this place....

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for nearly two weeks and was very content with the hostel. Everything is clean and modern and the employees are very kind too. Eric the owner is a very sociable person and fun to hang out with too! Helpful and you can ask anything. We had a great time drinking soju and going out too. Definitely recommended...

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1Thank Pedram H
Sri Kembangan, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 June 2016

We booked 3 beds on a 4 beds female dorm room. The bed are relatively smaller than your normal single mattress but the room are clean and cozy. We love the breakfast area where we can prepare our own breakfast (bread/ eggs/ strawberry jam/ coffee) provided. The host are very helpful. Although we are busy outside we always feel welcome...

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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Location is about a 5 minutes walk from both Sinchon and Sogang Uni subway stations. There are also several convenience stalls nearby. Service provided was great as the boss there greets you every morning. Room was excellent with a large TV and hot shower as well as a computer. Basement has an area for guests to hangout with coffee and...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 23 May 2016

It's my second time staying in Chocolate Tree. Staff are always so kind to help me with my needs. In addition, I've made very good friends here. the location made it easy to travel around seoul as well.

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Staying in Sinchon / Ewha

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Sinchon / Ewha
Neighbouring Hongdae, the Sinchon / Ewha area by Yonsei University and Ewha Womans University is a popular student hangout spot known for its youthful jovialness. The two respective schools and their beautiful settings are among the best in Korea. As the main demographic in the area are younger students, most of the businesses cater to their tastes with price ranges to match. The plethora of things to do in the area makes it busy all through the day and night. The area around Ewha is particularly popular with women as it’s famed for its shopping and affordable hair and nail salons.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Chocolate Tree

Address: 35, Baekbeom-ro 2-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul 04109, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul > Sinchon / Ewha
Price Range: £21 - £59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Chocolate Tree 2*
Number of rooms: 48
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose second floor. Quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles grahamb157, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bring your own Towel/ shampoos etc”
 of 5 bubbles gracezchowzz, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Well I prefer to make some friends so, I recommend room with roommates”
 of 5 bubbles mohammadp630, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Great rooms, good location, best facilities and awesome owner!”
 of 5 bubbles 700saml, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“if you're a light sleeper, do not choose basement floor. (shared kitchen floor)”
 of 5 bubbles wlee90, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
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