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The Empress Hotel

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Overview of The Empress Hotel

The Empress Hotel

3-star property
3-star hotel in Seo-gu

8.4/10 Very good

395 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • 24/7 front desk
The price is $49
Price available on 29/1/2023
29-20, Hanbat-daero 570beon-gil, Seo-gu, Daejeon, 35222

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Seo-gu

Getting around

  • Cheongju (CJJ-Cheongju Intl.) - 38 min drive
  • Daejeon Seodaejeong Station - 6 min drive
  • Daejeonjochajang Station - 7 min drive
  • Daejeon Gasuwon Station - 8 min drive
  • Wolpyeong Station - 3 min walk
  • Galma Station - 13 min walk
  • Gapcheon Station - 14 min walk


  • Starbucks - 3 min walk
  • Droptop - 14 min walk
  • Starbucks - 14 min walk
  • Olive Garden - 14 min walk
  • Wangbiseong - 16 min walk

About this property

The Empress Hotel

The Empress Hotel is a great choice for a stay in Daejeon. Guests will have free perks such as WiFi, valet parking and self-parking. Fellow travellers like the comfortable beds and nice bathrooms. Public transportation is only a short walk: Wolpyeong Station is 3 minutes and Galma Station is 13 minutes.


English, Korean

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 66 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 5 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

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 18


  • Children (2 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding
  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Free on-site valet parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) on weekend mornings 7:00 AM–9:00 AM
  • Water dispenser

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage


  • Lift


  • English
  • Korean

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Free stocked minibar
  • Dressing gowns

Sleep well

  • Down duvet
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of KRW 7000 for adults and KRW 5000 for children (approximately)

Hygiene & cleanliness

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 sanitiser.

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


Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Empress Daejeon
Empress Hotel
Empress Hotel Daejeon
The Empress Hotel Hotel
The Empress Hotel Daejeon
The Empress Hotel Hotel Daejeon

Frequently asked questions

Does The Empress Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Empress Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Empress Hotel?
As of 27 Jan 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Empress Hotel on 29 Jan 2023 start from $49, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Empress Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Empress Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at The Empress Hotel?
Yes, there's free self and valet parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Empress Hotel?
You can check in starting at 5 PM. Check-out time is noon.
Are there restaurants at or near The Empress Hotel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Droptop (14-min walk), Starbucks (14-min walk) and Olive Garden (14-min walk).
What's the area around The Empress Hotel like?
The Empress Hotel is a short 3-minute walk from Wolpyeong Station and 14 minutes' walk from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.



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4/10 Fair

Hyo, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Jeremy, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

The concierge were very helpful and friendly. They were able to answer my questions and helped me get a taxi to my next stop with my limited Korean.
Jamie, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Good option for value
Plainly said it is a premium motel, would not categorize it as a hotel nevertheless it was spot on the money but wish it was more cleaner and rooms less smoker free
1-night family trip
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2/10 Poor

Hyeji, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Central location with many amenities around
The hotel is located in a busy area where many restaurants and pubs are around. The parking was easy though it got busies late at night. The bed was comfortable.
2-night business trip
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6/10 Good

Great for the money!
If you’re on a budget this is one of the best hotels for you!
Zachariah, 3-night trip with friends
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6/10 Good

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YONG JU, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Youngmin, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

HYE BEEN, 1-night trip
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