Hotel Star Gangnam - Seoul

736-53 Yeoksam-Dong, Gangnam-Gu, Seoul, South Korea, 135985  show map
 2 stars
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Hotel Star Gangnam - Seoul


On-site parking

Luggage storage

24-hour reception

Spa and relaxation

Steam bath


Flat-screen TV



The charming 2-star Hotel Star Gangnam is set in the financial district of Seoul.

Garosu-gil are within a 25-minute walk of the property. Guests can get to Seoul city center, which is 10 km away.

Yeoksam metro station is quickly reachable. Due to its location 25 km from Gimpo airport, fast access to the Hotel Star Gangnam is provided.


Guests of Hotel Star Gangnam can make use of climate control, a laptop-compatible safe, pay TV, flat-screen television and a dressing room. Room facilities include an electric kettle, a dishwasher and a fridge as well as foam pillows and down pillows.

Eat & Drink

Serving Korean specialties, Hanmiri Yeoksam Store is about 150 meters away.


The on-site car rentals are also provided.


Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   7.

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  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator


  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shops/Commercial services

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Steam bath

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities


  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer


  • Electric kettle


  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor



Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 


Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Star Gangnam - Seoul Seoul location
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Hotel Address:

736-53 Yeoksam-Dong, Gangnam-Gu, Seoul, South Korea, 135985

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City Center
  • Seoul
    5.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Seoul Station
    5.2 mi
  • Yeongdeungpo Station
    7.1 mi
Underground stations
  • Yeoksam Station
    700 ft
  • Gangnam Station
    2700 ft
  • Hanmiri Yeoksam Store (cuisine: Korean)
    400 ft
  • Mad for Garlic Gangnam Store
    1100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:

Rooms and availability

Hotel Star Gangnam photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Family Room
  • Room size:

    280 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed and 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Slippers
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Seven Luck Casino Seoul Gangnam Branch1.4 mi
  • Garosu-gil1.5 mi
  • COEX Aquarium1.5 mi
  • Apgujeong Rodeo Street1.9 mi
  • Jamsil Sports Complex2.3 mi

Places of interest

  • Hakdong Station1.0 mi
  • Yangjae Station1.0 mi

Shopping areas

  • COEX Mall1.5 mi
  • Cheongdam-dong1.9 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • COEX Convention Centre1.5 mi
  • Bongeun Temple1.6 mi
  • SM Entertainment1.9 mi


  • Seoul Arts Center1.9 mi


  • LG Art Centre700 ft

Business areas

  • Gangnam Finance Center400 ft
  • Teheran-ro2000 ft
  • ASEM Tower1.7 mi

Underground stations

  • Yeoksam Station400 ft
  • Gangnam Station2300 ft
  • Gangnam-gu Office Station1.2 mi
  • Sinsa Station1.4 mi
  • Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal Station1.5 mi
  • Cheongdam Station1.6 mi
  • Express Bus Terminal Station1.7 mi
  • Apgujeong Station1.9 mi

Public parking

  • The National Gugak Centre2.1 mi

Local attractions

  • The Museum of Korean Embroidery1.1 mi
    4F 89-4 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
  • Coex Aquarium1.5 mi
    159 Samgsung-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
  • Bongeunsa Temple1.6 mi
    Samsung-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
  • Garosu-gil1.4 mi
    Shinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
  • Pulmuone Kimchi Museum1.5 mi
    159 Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul

Restaurants nearby

  • Hanmiri Yeoksam Store400 ft

    Address: B1F 737 Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu
    Phone: 02-569-7165

    63% likes this, based on 22 reviews
    Cuisine: Korean

  • Kona Beans Yeoksam Station Store1200 ft

    Address: 1F & 2F, 678-35 Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu
    Phone: 02-555-0069

    74% likes this, based on 7 reviews

  • Big Rock2000 ft

    Address: B1F, 818-8, Yeoksam-dong
    Phone: 02-539-6650

    83% likes this, based on 15 reviews

  • Mad for Garlic Gangnam Store1100 ft

    Address: 648-19, Yeoksam-Dong, Gangnam-Gu
    Phone: 02-562-6977

    59% likes this, based on 17 reviews

  • Irish Pub Dublin Terrace Restaurant & Bar1900 ft

    Address: 1F Taeri Bldg. 635-6 Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu
    Phone: 02-555-2553

    Cuisine: Irish

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
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Hotel Star Gangnam Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Star Gangnam

Average guest rating

6.8out of 10
Very good
Based on 50 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single

    Its location and staff are helpfull

    staff not speaking English.

  • Group of friends

    The location is very convenient. Just a few hundred meters from Yeoksam Station exit 3, it didn't even take 5 minutes for us to reach the hotel from the exit! There are 24 hours restaurant nearby, also a 7/11. Since it is located in the heart of business, there are many coffeshops and places to hang out during the day.

    They didn't give us enough towel. The room was a double room (2 twins), but they only gave us 1 large towel, and a lot of small towels. It is a bit uncomfortable when we need to dry up quickly.

  • Single

    Location is excellent - about a 10 second walk from the Yeoksam subway station, and about a 5 minute from the Gangnam shopping and entertainment area. There are loads of cafes (including a 24 hour restaurant) less than a minute from the hotel. I particularly liked "Joe's Sandwich Cafe" which is just down the street. I would stay here again.

    Wifi was fairly unusable. It appears there is some sort of timer which kicks you offline after 5 minutes. The pc in the room had a broken cable so that did not work either. This place definitely doubles as a love hotel, but be aware Korean love hotels are nothing like Japanese love hotels. I would describe Korean love hotels as business hotels without the restaurant, and a slight boutique atmosphere. They are absolutely fine and nothing to worry about.

  • Group of friends

    The size of room is comfortable and easy connection with airport bus and also city metro.

    Can't find a way to turn off all the lights in the room... Quite disturbing for people refer dark while sleeping...

  • Single

    Not recommende. Noone knows english. Roms do not have window. Not worth for the teriff charged. Hotel is work on 30 to 2=35 USD aginst which charges are 100 USD.

  • Family with children

    - The subway station (Yeoksam) is just 40 meters on the north. It is very comfortable for urban transport. - Limousine bus from/to Incheon airport (line no. 6020) is directly located at the subway station. It is very very convenient. I love this hotel on this aspect.

    - The hotel employs gamer as receptionist. When I first entered into the hotel at his front desk, he was busy playing games on his notebook computer. He asked us to come later for the check-in after 12am. Then we came again on his request, he quickly arranged keys for us with one hand playing games. He did not try to help and solve any problem. He paid attention on his games. We were hopeless with this gamer receptionist. Therefore, we tried to solve our own problems. - The gamer receptionist still enjoy playing games in the next days. I did not understand how the hotel relies on him. Or is he the big boss of the hotel ? This hotel should deserve 8-9 scores from us without this gamer receptionist.

  • Single

    Location, price

    No breakfast, no microwave oven in room, computer not working, no washing machine

  • Couple

    Good location, right next to Yeoksam metro station in Gangnam, room was nice, had a spare bed in it for some reason! All the mod cons you'd expect from a htel room in Korea

  • Group of friends

    Near to subway.

    When I arrived before my check in time I was told that they have to transfer us to another hotel due to power faulty in the room. But later they managed to give us a room coz they can find another hotel for us for that night. Upon checking into that room, complimentary shower gel, shampoo & conditioner was not properly label and the worst its a refile type. Complimentary hair cream and skin care is the refill type with no cover. WC do not function properly, either once you flash the water keeps running or it over flow. Room lighting is too dim.

  • Single

    The hotel's location is exceptional in the Gangnam area. Easy to get around, fairly quiet and many activities in the area.

    The hotel is a modified "love motel". It's not uncommon to see people on the elevator attempting to hide their face. The staff is hit or miss with friendliness and professionalism. You can't leave the room without them pulling the power and leaving your room without electricity--- this is problematic for when you have food/beverages in the refrigerator. However, the temperature does cool down quickly once the ac is on. The computer in the room was in bad condition and there was no i-net connectivity. Luckily, the wifi worked for small items (cell phones/tablets). Finally, directions were incomplete. The best way to get there is to exit #3 of Yoeksam station---the turn left and you'll see the Hotel Star straight down the walkway. If you take the bus---it lets you off between subway exits #8 and #4...4 is the better choice to use.

  • Single

    The room was large and very clean.

    The hotel is difficult to find and around 45 minutes by metro from the main tourist areas of the city. If I went to Seoul again as a tourist I would stay somewhere much closer to down town Seoul.

  • Single

    There was always someone watching the front desk with security cameras. It felt quite secure. Also the drop off and pick up of the airport limousine bus is really close. But be careful the drop off and pick up are on opposite sides of the street even if the sign says both. Very close to Yeoksam Subway Station, Line 2. There are many traditional Korean restaurants very close. Free Wifi, large tv screen, romantic lights for couples, refrigerator, computer, remote controls all lights of room. Large furo for two people.

    The hotel is unique and does look like a "love hotel," but I did see tour groups check in, and families check in also. So it may double as both kinds of hotels. The services are very limited, so you will have to ask for everything at the front desk. The two young gentlemen spoke some English, the older Korean lady did not speak any English. The room has too good floor heating, so I had to open the window and turn on the air cleaner to cool down the room sometimes. The large furo did not have any shower curtain, so when you took a shower, you had to be careful not to wet everything. The lock on the door seems very simple and not that secure.

  • Group of friends

    First of all the staff were extremely kind and helpful. I loved it. I have got really great service from them even burgers order from other restaurants from outside they made it for us. Also the rooms were fantastic all the rooms we have booked have had computer with internet, free wifi, all the cosmetic products and really wide screen free of charge HD channel tv. The location is really great as well its only few foot walks away from the yeoksam metro station. Thanks for that experience i enjoyed that and i definetely recommend to the people.

    No breakfast.

  • Family with children

    Location. Airport bus practically at door step, subway the same. Lots of food outlets nearby and Gangnam and COEX mall nearby.

    Far from most attractions on the north side. Hotel stuffs not helpful at all and no facilities whatsoever. Couldn't use the Internet in the room as it was in Korean as no one can help to guide us to change to English. Sp have to go to lobby for the wifi.

  • Single

    Location is wonderful. The staff is helpful. The room is big, clean and confortable. It is greatly reconmended!!!

    However, I have to say, the cleanning staff is not professional. Coz I don't think you can take my shampoo out of my plastic bag and throw my plastic bags away without asking me. And the last day, I have packed up my loggage and I put my charge on it in order to remind me of not losing it. However, the cleanning staff move it away without asking me, which made me nearly forget to bring my charge, so I was a little angry with it!

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Star Gangnam - Seoul Seoul location
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Hotel Address:

736-53 Yeoksam-Dong, Gangnam-Gu, Seoul, South Korea, 135985

Get directions
City Center
  • Seoul
    5.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Seoul Station
    5.2 mi
  • Yeongdeungpo Station
    7.1 mi
Underground stations
  • Yeoksam Station
    700 ft
  • Gangnam Station
    2700 ft
  • Hanmiri Yeoksam Store (cuisine: Korean)
    400 ft
  • Mad for Garlic Gangnam Store
    1100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms: