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Overview of ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong

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Premium bedding, in-room safe, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
Premium bedding, in-room safe, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
Premium bedding, in-room safe, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
Premium bedding, in-room safe, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
UNESCO Sustainable Property

ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong

3.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationMyeongdong Street16 min walk
    Popular LocationMyeongdong Cathedral18 min walk
    Popular LocationGyeongbok Palace20 min walk
    AirportSeoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.)56 min drive

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About this area

Seoul

In the city centre, ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong is in Seoul's Jongno neighbourhood, an area with great airport proximity. Gyeongbok Palace and Dongdaemun History and Culture Park are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Ssamji-gil and Insa-dong. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Seoul Olympic Stadium or Seoul World Cup Stadium. Guests appreciate the hotel's convenience for public transportation: Jongno 3-ga Station is 6 minutes on foot and Anguk Station is 8 minutes.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Insa-dong - 4 min walk
  • Ssamji-gil - 7 min walk
  • Myeongdong Street - 16 min walk
  • Myeongdong Cathedral - 18 min walk
  • Gyeongbok Palace - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Haengsin Station - 17 min drive
  • Jongno 3-ga Station - 6 min walk
  • Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.) - 56 min drive

Restaurants

  • TASTE Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • McAdams - 3 min walk
  • Doore - 4 min walk
  • Cafe Maroo - 4 min walk
  • Bong Chu Jjimdak - 5 min walk

About this property

ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong

Eco-friendly Seoul hotel in Jongno, near Insa-dong
A restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, a rooftop terrace and a 24-hour business centre are on-site. All 363 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus fridges and digital TV. Other amenities available to guests include premium bedding, free bottled water and hairdryers.
Ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong offers 363 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Beds feature premium bedding. Digital televisions are provided.

Bathrooms include a shower, slippers, bidets and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Guests aged under 15 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea)
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Off-site parking available (KRW 22000 per day)

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station
  • Conference centre (1851 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Fridge

More

  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 3 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 3:00 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Guests booked in a Breakfast Included rate plan receive breakfast for registered adults only. Additional breakfast fees apply for children up to 17 years of age, collected at the property.
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 3 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Nearby parking fee: KRW 22000 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

One child 3 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility

National rating

For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

ibis Ambassador Insadong
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Frequently asked questions

4.1
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 362 out of 992 reviews
5 - Excellent 36%
Rating 4 - Good. 451 out of 992 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 129 out of 992 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 33 out of 992 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 17 out of 992 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very satisfied
It was my first time staying at Ibis Ambassador while in Seoul. I would like to thank the staffs for being so friendly and the rooms were clean. Convenient location. Overall I'm very happy to have stayed at this Hotel.
Stayed 8 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Perfect location
It was my second time staying at Ibis Insadong with my mom. The location is perfect for us travel Seoul’s famous destinations. We will be back to stay at Ibis Insadong soon.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
easy to access and receptionist was very friendly and good speak English. Thank you
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff service was excellent no matter what was requested, and the location of the hotel is perfect for Central Seoul.
Stayed 14 nights in Jan 2020