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    Kensington Stars Hotel

    998, Seoraksan-ro, Sokcho, Gangwon-do 24903, South Korea
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    • Excellent24%
    • Very good41%
    • Average24%
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    • Terrible2%
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    “cable car” (11 reviews)
    “korean food” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    51 - 55 of 112 reviews

    Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

    This hotel has a great location for anyone visiting the Soraksan national park, only five minutes' walk from the main entrance. The service we received was friendly and prompt. Parking seemed ample and free. The room was clean and, though small, perfectly adequate to our...More

    Thank ErikMy
    Response from 케니, 매니저 at Kensington Stars HotelResponded 2 April 2015

    Dear ErikMy, Warmest greetings from the Kensington Stars Hotel, We are very pleased to know that overall you have enjoyed your stay with us, especially for location from Mt. Seorak and staff friendliness. And in the meantime, the area you have advised will be shared...More

    Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

    The hotel was within walking distance of the park entrance. Quiet hotel with not many guests in sight, perhaps due to winter. The counter staff were friendly and we were given a free room upgrade. The room was spacious with the balcony and the toilet...More

    Thank JaniceCSN
    Response from Brenden K, 제너럴 매니저 at Kensington Stars HotelResponded 16 March 2015

    Dear JaniceCSN, Warmest greetings from the Kensington Stars Hotel, We are very pleased to know that overall you have enjoyed your stay with us, especially for cleanliness of facilities and staff friendliness. And in the meantime, the area you have advised will be shared with...More

    Reviewed 21 December 2014

    Having read on a numbers of pretty bad review on this hotel prior to our trip, we have definitely set a lower lever of expectation of this hotel. And it turns out to be our best stay for our 2 weeks trip in Dec. [...More

    1  Thank zhenqi
    Response from 케니, 매니저 at Kensington Stars HotelResponded 20 March 2015

    Dear zhenqi, Warmest greetings from the Kensington Stars Hotel, We are very pleased to know that overall you have enjoyed your stay with us, especially for convenience of facilities and staff friendliness. Once again, thank you a lot for your kindness of the precious comments...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2014

    We are a party of 6 friends. After a long and tiring: Train ride (Gyeongju to Seoul - 2.5 hours) - KWR 37.400 Bus ride (Dong Seoul to Sokcho - 3 hours)), - KWR 17,300 Taxi (Sokcho bus terminal to KSH - 25 mins) -...More

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    Response from 케니, 매니저 at Kensington Stars HotelResponded 20 March 2015

    Dear Phantom5488, Warmest greetings from the Kensington Stars Hotel, We are very pleased to know that overall you have enjoyed your stay with us, especially for convenience of facilities and staff friendliness. Once again, thank you a lot for your kindness of the precious comments...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2014

    This is the place to be when enjoying Seoraksan Park. The property is beautifully located at the entrance to the park, putting you in a great position to take the sensational hikes to the Biryeong waterfall or the Ulsanbawi rock formation. The hotel itself is...More

    1  Thank rohbogen
    Response from 케니, 매니저 at Kensington Stars HotelResponded 20 March 2015

    Dear rohbogen, Warmest greetings from the Kensington Stars Hotel, We are very pleased to know that overall you have enjoyed your stay with us, especially for great location and staff friendliness. And in the meantime, the area you have advised will be shared with the...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$61 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Sokcho
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Sokcho
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    • 108
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    • Gangwon-do >
    • Sokcho
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    Traveller (199)
    Room & Suite (44)
    Dining (29)
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    Bathroom (10)
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    Charlotte1328
    15 February 2017|
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    Response from Jovita T | Reviewed this property |
    We took a direct bus to sokcho and then transferred to another bus to kensington. You could cab there too but it'll be quite costly.
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    26 October 2016|
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    Response from RickSchleifer | Reviewed this property |
    try to order a twin bedded roon instead of double. this will surely allow 5 adults
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