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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 16 April 2016

I was in Gyeongju with my family in April 2016, when Spring said hello to Korea. I decided to book JY Pension after reading many other positive reviews of this pension. It certainly did not disappoint me. Mr Moon was very prompt in his response via email before i arrived, and was able to accommodate my requests. He offered one...

1Thank Phebe_Lee
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 1 April 2016

After spending two nights tucked away in the serene peace that surrounds JY Pension I emerged refreshed and buoyed both by the beautiful setting and the incredible hospitality. My room was perfectly appointed and equipped with kitchenette and a charming third floor view (purple room) with lots of natural light. The pension boasts a charming lodge used for breakfasts and...

1Thank NobodySeesTheShow
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed there during the Xmas vacation of 2015. The area is fantastic which automatically makes the hotel appealing. Being away from the city noise, waking up in tge morning only to hear the sound of water and birds is amazing. Even though the weather was very cold room was pretty warm (very efficient floor heating). All rooms get the...

Thank Georgios F
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

The owner was so nice and my experience in gyeongju started so well because of this place! Honestly, I was afraid to go through the mountain in the dark. But once I got there, I was really amazed by the hostility and the place. I seriously advise you to choose this place!

Thank Andrew P
Osaka-shi, Osaka, Japan
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Staying here is wonderful and peaceful - the best place I have stayed at in Korea. Located in the wonderful Gyeongju national park and the only sounds I can hear when walking in the forest are the birds and the sounds of silence. I am staying here for two nights in the Orange apartment. My accommodation is a lovely bright...

Thank Carole G
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Sorry it took me so long to write this review. My family and I stayed at Gyeongju JY Pension for 3 nights in April 2014. We dropped them an email (in English) and received prompt replies (in English). When we arrived in Gyeongju by bus (we came from Busan), Mr Moon was kind enough to pick us up at the...

1Thank yyn
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Rec number of good reviews on Gyeongju JY Pension in Korea. Stayed 1 night at JY Pension in Sept 2014 and this place is awesome. Highly recommended for those travellers that like to restress and rejuvenate, surrounded with mountains and fresh air. English look cottage and the room is super clean with comfortable bed. Very strong wifi. Mr Moon the...

2Thank CTKW
Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 9 July 2014

This place is lovely though a bit hard to find if you don't read Korean although if you follow the signs with a flower, you will get there. Beautiful setting in the mountains, breakfast and cappuccino available. The rooms all have a kitchen and picnic table, lots of bbqs available. Would be a great place for a group retreat.

Thank Sarah C
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Our host was very nice, and he made sure we were taken care of the whole way (including before we even arrived). The free breakfast and espresso made coffee was nice, which I enjoyed while sitting on my balcony looking out into nature. One thing that was bad was that there was a leak in the kitchen that caused a...

Thank M A
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 27 June 2014

The place is located in a very quiet and pretty little valley 30 minutes’ drive from Gyeongju, you need a GPS to find the place without losing too much time… we were really wondering where we were going… but once we got there we had a great time. The room was big, we could fit the whole family and there...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Gyeongju JY Pension

Address: 232-4, Chuwon-gil, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do 38115, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Gyeongsangbuk-do > Gyeongju
Price Range: £46 - £89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Gyeongju JY Pension 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Room facing the balcony. Prefer the white room with very nice decor.”
 of 5 bubbles CTKW, 30 Sep 2014 | Read review
“The rooms with balcony are very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 324ma, 8 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Highly recommend getting a room with a balcony and dining area, so you can enjoy breakfast/lunch/dinner on your private balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles haysit, 27 May 2013 | Read review
“Please take JY Pension phone number with you wherever you go because, it is your 'best friend' if you are lost or missed your connecting bus. Ask the locals to call the number for you. Koreans are very helpful, and wouldn't hesitate to make the phone calls for you if you are in need of help. (This is not a 'Choose Room' advice).”
 of 5 bubbles OnMyLastLegs, 3 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Select the room that has balcony. You can have a coffee and experience the serenity of the place.”
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 of 5 bubbles kitkat_UAE, 1 Nov 2012 | Read review
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