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The Shilla Seoul

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

Luxury hotel with spa, near Namsan Park
  • Free WiFi
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Restrictions related to your trip

South Korea may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19. Find out more

  • We stayed one night for a bday celebration and everything was great. The service was…Jul 21, 2020
  • Not recommended if you expect neat and clean bedding, even customer services followedJun 27, 2020

The Shilla Seoul

from $200
  • Deluxe Twin Room (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Deluxe Double Room (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Business Deluxe Double Room (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Business Deluxe Twin Room (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Executive Business Deluxe Double (Executive Lounge Access) (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Executive Business Deluxe Twin (Executive Lounge Access) (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Executive Grand Deluxe (Executive Lounge Access) (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Superior Suite Double (Executive Lounge access, Free Sauna) (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Corner Suite
  • Premier Suite
  • [Special Offer] Superior Suite-Executive Lounge Access (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Grand Corner Deluxe (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Superior Suite For 4 Guests (No Lounge, No Sauna,No Outdoor Pool Access, Free Extra bed if possible)
  • Deluxe Double Room (Room service Breakfast & Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Deluxe Twin Room (Room service Breakfast & Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Deluxe Double Room (F&B Credit KW50,000) (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • Deluxe Double Room (Check-in at Noon & Check-out at 6 PM / No outdoor pool access)
  • Deluxe Double Room (Extra Person Fee Free for 1, Extra Bed Available) (Outdoor Pool Access Excluded)
  • [Valentine's Day Special Offer] Deluxe Double Room with Cake (No Outdoor Pool Access)

What’s around The Shilla Seoul

Landmarks

  • In Jung-gu
  • Dongdaemun History and Culture Park - 18 min walk
  • N Seoul Tower - 25 min walk
  • Myeongdong Street - 28 min walk
  • Namdaemun Market - 36 min walk
  • Seoul City Hall - 37 min walk
  • Namsan Park - 8 min walk
  • Korea House - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Incheon Intl. Airport (ICN) - 56 min drive
  • Gimpo Intl. Airport (GMP) - 21 min drive
  • Haengsin Station - 19 min drive
  • Anyang Station - 24 min drive
  • Dongguk University Station - 4 min walk
  • Yaksu Station - 13 min walk
  • Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station - 14 min walk
  • Free area shuttle
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free shopping center shuttle

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 464 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 23 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • South Korea may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.
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.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 19

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children (3 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*

Parking

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

  • Onsite parking limited

  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Offsite

  • Free area shuttle

  • Free shopping center shuttle

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 6 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
Accessibility
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Pillow menu
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 55-inch TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Guerlain Spa has 10 treatment rooms. Services include body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

Dining

LaYeon - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in Korean cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required.

Palsun - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

The Parkview - This buffet restaurant serves breakfast only. Open daily.

Continental - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in French cuisine. Open daily.

Ariake - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

The Shilla Seoul’s small print

Also known as

  • Seoul Shilla
  • The Shilla Seoul Hotel Seoul
  • Shilla Hotel
  • Shilla Hotel Seoul
  • Shilla Seoul
  • Shilla Seoul Hotel
  • The Shilla Seoul Hotel
  • The Shilla Seoul Hotel Seoul
  • The Shilla Hotel Seoul
  • The Shilla Seoul Seoul

Policies

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.

Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

  • The seasonal pool is open from March to October.
  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

    Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the health club or fitness facility.

    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.

    This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea).

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

    Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

    This property accepts credit cards and cash.

    Optional extras

    Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

    Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

    The sauna is accessible for KRW 45000 per person, per day

    Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of KRW 64000 for adults and KRW 32000 for children (approximately)

    Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    FAQs for The Shilla Seoul

    • Does The Shilla Seoul offer free cancellation for a full refund?
      Yes, The Shilla Seoul does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
    • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Shilla Seoul?
      This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and requires staff to wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
    • Is there a pool at The Shilla Seoul?
      Yes, there's an indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool.
    • Are pets allowed at The Shilla Seoul?
      Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
    • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Shilla Seoul?
      You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Express check-in and check-out are available.
    • Are there restaurants at or near The Shilla Seoul?
      Yes, there are 6 onsite restaurants, featuring Korean cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Coffine Gurunaru (4-min walk), Pastry boutique (5-min walk), and Pyeongando Jokbaljip (6-min walk).
    • Is airport shuttle service offered by The Shilla Seoul?
      Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
    • Is there an onsite casino at The Shilla Seoul?
      No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Seven Luck Casino Millennium Seoul Hilton Branch (4-min drive) and Seven Luck Casino Seoul Gangnam Branch (8-min drive) are both nearby.
    • What is there to do at The Shilla Seoul and nearby?
      The Shilla Seoul has a spa and an indoor pool, as well as a steam room and a garden.

    Recent reviews

    Exceptional 9.4 From 1,119 reviews

    Exceptional 10.0
    This has been the most delightful experience I had ever. The staff is super friendly and helpful- all aspects of the Hotel are first rate. Highly recommended
    Greg, us1 night business trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Property was super clean and staff was very friendly. Room service was extremely fast and food was excellent!
    VivP, us7 night family trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    This is one of the best hotel. They even upgraded me to a huge room without asking.
    us1 night business trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Beautiful hotel, fantastic service, good location.
    us2 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Great amenities and customer service. Breakfast buffet was also good. The only downside was that parking is like .5 km at the bottom of the hill so you have to take a shuttle to go to the hotel. Other than that, was one of the best hotels that Ive stayed.
    Tony, us1 night family trip
    Good 6.0
    Overall - I liked. it was mainly the front desk on the first day and one time with the cleaning staff.
    us1 night business trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Incredible hotel and service!! I would stay here again in an instant.
    us1 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Luxury stay in Seoul
    Awesome place to stay - exceptional services by the staff and the property is conveniently and beautifully located and in pristine condition.
    Corey, us2 night business trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Very clean, quiet, safe, comfortable, very friendly and helpful staff.
    Dave, us14 night family trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Hotel was spectacular! Very clean and hospital staff.
    Vivian, us8 night family trip

    The Shilla Seoul