519, Jangnyeongsan-ro, Okcheon-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do
Jangnyeongsan Mountain is a famous mountain in Okcheon, known for its beautiful natural scenery, pine trees, maple trees, and cypress trees that grow wild there. Entering the 3.1-kilometer-long Healing Forest, you can encounter gardens, wooden bridges, and wish rocks. From spring to autumn, there are also various experiences such as a forest commentary program and a forest healing program. Jangnyeongsan Recreational Forest, which surrounds the beautiful mountains of Jangnyeongsan Mountain and the Geumcheon Valley with clear and clean water like a folding screen, is a place with a different charm for each season. It is equipped with various convenience facilities such as an outdoor music hall, seminar room, large restaurant, campsite, convenience store, and healing time house (foot bath, steam bath, etc.). Reservations for lodging and campsites can be made through the website.
100, Hyangsu-gil, Okcheon-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do
Okcheon Traditional Culture Experience Center opened in 2020 to share the traditional culture of Okcheon in a natural environment abundant in history. Available facilities include exhibition and concert halls, a cafe, a restaurant, and accommodation. There are also various experiences available to participants of all ages.
40-109 , Namseo-daero 1179beon-gil, Namhae-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do
Ananti Namhae first opened as Hilton Namhae Golf & Spa Resort and has been a haven of comfort and relaxation ever since. The sleek modern design of the hotel expresses nature in its simplest form. The resort is equipped with an 18-hole PGA championship golf course, a high-quality spa, and many other services.
19, Yongjigak-gil, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
Located in Gangneung City, Gangneung Ing Guest House makes cleanliness its top priority and strives to offer the most comfortable stay by frequent washing of the bedding. It has two types of rooms, Dormitory Rooms for 4 persons and Ondol Rooms for 2 persons, each of which is equipped with a bathroom for guests’ convenience. The communal space situated on the first floor is ideal for reading and relaxation. The guesthouse is just 7 minutes’ walk from Gangneung Station and 10 minutes’ walk from Gangneung Jungang Market. Surrounding tourist attractions include Gyeongpodae Beach, Jeongdongjin, Seongyojang House of Gangneung, and Gangneung Olympic Park (2km from the guest house).
45, Hyanggyo-gil, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do
Hagindang was built by the same master builder and carpenter who took part in building the palaces. It's the oldest traditional Korean house in Jeonju Hanok Village and a city/province-designated Folklore Heritage No. 8 situated in Hyanggyo-gil. It has a tall gate in the middle of high walls on either side, behind which are a large front yard with a pond as well as trees surrounding the pond. The house behind this pond is in perfect harmony with the landscape. Right next to the tall gate are a detached building called “sarangchae” and an area designated for experiencing Korean tradition, including another detached building called “byeoldangchae” behind the main building named “Hagindang.” Bonchaedaegwan, which consists of three rooms named “Baekbeomjisil,” “Haegongjisil,” and “Injaejisil” exude elegance and grace The “sarangchae” is a stand-alone building with two rooms with an open living room called "daecheong" in between, making it a perfect place for an entire family to stay. The "byeoldangchae" has a total of three rooms, and the first one (Room No. 1) has a tea room with three windows made of thin wooden frames on three sides. Hagindang serves traditional Korean breakfast like the head family.
166, Yeongcheongang-ro, Jinju-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
Located at a 5 to 10-minute walk from government offices in Gyeongnam Innovation City in Jinju, New Raon Stay is a hotel visited by many business travelers. Proving its spirit as a “hotel with culture,” it displays art pieces and craftworks in the lobby and rooms, having guests take a rest in an artistic atmosphere. Guests do not have to worry about the sanitation as not only the hotel staff disinfects the whole facilities everyday, but also a specialized company is hired for the regular disinfection. It has 105 rooms of 6 types: Standard Double, Standard Twin, Hansil Double, Laon Suite and more. Rooms have a calm ambiance having subdued-colored walls with exquisite paintings, and the beds provide comfortable sleep with the best quality goose down bedding. The Hansil Double and Hansil Suite filled with Korean sensibility are good for family travelers with elderly parents, and Laon Suite has a separate terrace where guests can enjoy the barbecue and zet spa, providing a differentiated rest. THE TABLE on 2F serves the breakfast and lunch buffet, and guests can enjoy convenience as there are a large shopping mall and movie theater across the hotel.
28-1, Gohan-ro Gohan-eup, Jeongseon-gun, Gangwon-do
Located in Gohan, Jeongseon County, High Valley Hotel is situated at a comfortable 700 meters above sea level for humans at the foot of Hambaeksan Mountain in the middle of the Baekdudaegan Mountain Range. High Valley Hotel is a splendid building with a European exterior as well as wildflower-themed guestrooms. The rooms were designed to make guests’ stay as comfortable as possible: Condominium Rooms for family or small group of tourists (up to 6 persons) and Standard Rooms equipped with traditional ondol or beds. High1 Resort for golf and ski activities is adjacent to the hotel whose area is well-known for its clean air and beautiful mountains and natural landscape. Moreover, its nearby tourist attractions include Shrine for Sakyamuni Buddha’s Sarira of Jeongamsa Temple, designated as Gangwon-do Cultural Property, Sumanotap Pagoda of Jeongamsa Temple, designated as Korea’s Treasure No. 410, and Habitat of Manchurian Trouts near Jeongamsa Temple, Korea’s Natural Monument No. 73.
715, Olympic-ro, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do
Yongpyong Resort Greenpia Condominium features a perfect resting area with an eco-friendly interior design based on a Bohemian-style concept. The stunning mountain scenery can be enjoyed from the guest rooms. Yongpyong Resort is well harmonized with the natural surroundings and is especially popular during winter.
4800, Donghae-daero, Goseong-gun, Gangwon-do
Kensington Resort Seorak Beach is surrounded by mountains and ocean as well as creeks and fields. Due to its location by the beach, visitors can enjoy the view of the ocean as well as Seoraksan Mountain in the backdrop. Visitors can play in the sand and the water at the beach in front of the resort. The rooms provide cozy yet modern feel with various concepts to meet all the needs. Subsidiary facilities include banquet hall, education classroom, seawater sauna, singing room, nightclub, local specialty store, arcade and more.
2-15, Maingyeteo-ro 40beon-gil, Mokpo-si, Jeollanam-do
#This accommodation is a foreigner-exclusive tourist urban guesthouse. Korean residents are not permitted to use the services provided thereby.
Good Guesthouse is located 5 min by foot from Mokpo Station. A local sculptor who had been working in the area for more than 20 years renovated a three-story building into this guesthouse. Indeed, sculptures made by the owner can be found in the guesthouse. Even the beds in the guesthouse were built by the owner. There are five rooms in total, consisting of a 6-person family room, a heated floor ondol room, a double bedroom, and two twin bedrooms. The twin bedrooms have two super single beds and can accommodate up to 6 guests. The double bedroom has a queen-sized bed and a separate powder room. The ondol room is a double occupancy room with a maximum capacity of 6. The room has bedding sets for two, and additional bedding can be rented at an extra charge. The family room has three bunk beds, and can support up to 10 people. Each room has a bathroom attached to it. Shared spaces include the kitchen and the living room, which has a TV. Guests can either choose to park in the building, or use the free public parking lot next to the guesthouse. There is a vending machine selling instant rice, ramen, and rice noodles in the guesthouse. The complimentary breakfast service offers bread, housemade jam, coffee, and milk. The guesthouse also enjoys excellent accessibility to tourist sites, with Yudalsan Mountain and Mokpo Modern History Museum located only 10 min away by foot. Mokpo’s famous CLB Bakery (formerly, Colombang Bakery), the first stop in the Mokpo bakery tour, is also located near the guesthouse.