DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: Your Ultimate Layover Oasis – A Deep Dive into Global & Korean Guest Reviews, Hotel Info, Pricing, and More!

Last Updated on December 10, 2023 by HB

Hello, Korea travelers! I’m HB, here to provide you with all the information about the best hotels in Korea!

Today, we’re breaking away from the frequently covered city of Seoul to set our sights on the vibrant city of Incheon. We’re on the hunt for the hottest spot in Incheon!

Any guesses!? Look no further than the renowned Incheon International Airport!! Wondering if there’s a hotel inside the airport? Absolutely!! Introducing ‘Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2’, the ultimate haven for those with lengthy layovers at Incheon Airport!!”

(‘Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2’ is located in Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2, so if you’re using Terminal 1, I recommend checking out my other post, ‘DarakHyu Incheon Airport T1: The Go-To Rest Spot inside Incheon Airport – Unveiling Global & Korean Guest Reviews, Hotel Information, Pricing, and More!’)

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2

As a hotel guide residing in Korea, I’ve prepared an objective and insightful analysis based on numerous reviews from both local and global guests, all through a uniquely Korean lens. This aims to engage all your senses and assist in making an informed decision for your unforgettable stay in Korea. Without further ado, let’s dive right in!

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1. About ‘Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2

Nestled within Terminal 2 of Incheon International Airport, ‘Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2’ is a stellar Capsule Hotel managed by the renowned WALKERHILL Group. With its prime positioning within the airport premises, it seamlessly provides a much-coveted haven for travelers who find themselves in the midst of an extensive layover at Incheon Airport, or for those who have to catch an early morning flight from Incheon Airport.

Before we delve into the detailed analysis, allow me to present a quick overview of Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2.

Source: Agoda

‘DARAKHYU’ is a capsule hotel located in Incheon Airport Terminal 2, pursuing a smart stay.
‘Darakhyu’ focuses on basic lodging function based on its high functioning bedroom (Simmons mattress), shower room, and silence at library level (40db) and adopts smart technology (Keyless, latest IoT function, Bluetooth speaker) to provide new experience to customers.

Also, the rational price policy charging by hour basis can reduce customers’ burden.

Source: Official Website of Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2

Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2

  • Location: the transportation center(1st Basement, Normal Area) of Incheon Airport Terminal 2
  • Official Website: https://www.walkerhill.com
  • Telephone: +82-032-743-5008
  • Check-in time: 2:00 PM
  • Check-out time: 11:00 AM
DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: highlights & facilities

2. In-depth Analysis of Global Guest Reviews

Let’s dive into a thorough analysis based on real guest experiences at Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2.

Remember, these reviews encompass perspectives not just from Korean guests, but also those hailing from various corners of the globe. Our forthcoming review draws heavily upon data gathered across platforms like ‘Agoda’, ‘Booking.com’, and ‘Google Maps’.

2.1. Comprehensive Reviews from ‘Agoda

Agoda Ratings: 8.5 / 10, based on 41 reviews

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: ratings on agoda

Source: Agoda

Take a look at how users, who booked ‘Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2’ via ‘Agoda’, have rated it. With an excellent score of 8.5 out of a potential 10, Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2 truly stands out in aspects like ‘Cleanliness’ and ‘Location’. Its stellar location within the confines of Incheon Airport naturally attributes to its sky-high ratings in the ‘Location’ category!

I attempted to summarize the details through actual customer reviews, but strangely, the search didn’t go as smoothly as expected. For now, I’ll skip the review summary from Agoda.

2.2. Comprehensive Reviews from ‘Trip.com

Trip.com Ratings: 4.3 / 5, based on 91 reviews

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: ratings on Trip.com

Source: Trip.com

Let’s take a look at how users who booked through ‘Trip.com’ rated Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2. (Typically, I rely heavily on reviews from Booking.com. However, oddly enough, I hit a snag when trying to find information about this hotel on their platform.) Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2 bagged a great score of 4.3 out of a possible 5, excelling notably in areas such as ‘Cleanliness’ and ‘Location’.

Next up is an exhaustive analysis of guest reviews. Just like with Agoda, we’ve concentrated on recent comments to ensure that our insights stay timely and relevant.

LocationDarakhyu Incheon Airport T2 is conveniently located inside the airport, making it very popular with guests. It was particularly convenient for guests taking early morning flights. However, there was some inconvenience when booking the wrong terminal.
Room Guests rated Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2’s rooms as small but clean. However, some guests found it inconvenient that there was no toilet in the room.
BreakfastThere was no direct mention of breakfast.
FriendlinessStaff were rated as very friendly and professional. They did their best to solve guests’ problems.
FacilitiesDarakhyu Incheon Airport T2 is located inside the airport, making it convenient with nearby convenience stores, restaurants, etc. However, some guests experienced problems such as the air conditioning not working properly.
PriceSome guests felt that Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2 was expensive compared to the facilities. However, satisfaction was high in that it saved travel time by being located inside the airport.
OthersSome guests experienced inconveniences such as not being provided with a toothbrush in the room, and not being able to sleep because music was playing all night.
Overall
Opinion
The biggest advantage of this hotel is its convenient location inside the airport. The rooms are small but kept clean. However, there were problems such as no toilet in the room and the air conditioning not working properly.

2.3. Comprehensive Reviews from ‘Google

Google Maps Ratings: 4.3 / 5, based on190 reviews

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: ratings on google maps
DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: ratings on google maps

Source: Google Maps

Moving on to our next platform for reviews – ‘Google Maps’. Out of a potential perfect score of 5,Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2has impressively clinched a rating of 4.3.

Following this, we present you an exhaustive analysis of guest reviews. – just as with Agoda and Booking.com cases – we’ve prioritized recent comments to keep our insights relevant and timely.

LocationDarakhyu is located at Incheon Airport Terminal 2 Landside, providing convenience for guests who need to use early morning or late night flights. However, it may be a bit inconvenient for guests departing from Terminal 1.
Room The rooms are small but clean, with all necessary facilities provided. Guests need to use a shared bathroom, and some rooms have an en-suite shower. There are many reviews stating that the soundproofing and ventilation are satisfactory, but the space is narrow.
BreakfastThere were no mentions of breakfast in the reviews.
FriendlinessMost reviews rated the staff as friendly, but there were some complaints about rude staff in a few reviews.
FacilitiesThere are shared bathrooms and showers, and various facilities such as convenience stores are available nearby.
PriceThere are opinions that the price is a bit expensive, but many reviews say that considering the location, convenience, and cleanliness, it’s good value for money.
OthersThere was a complaint about the noise of the air conditioner, and some reviews stated that the room was too small to spread out a suitcase.
Overall
Opinion
Darakhyu, located inside Incheon Airport, offers convenience for guests using early morning flights. The rooms are small but clean, with all necessary facilities. Although the price is a bit high, it is considered to have good value for money considering the location and convenience. However, there were also complaints about the small rooms, the noise of the air conditioner, and the shared bathrooms.

3. Showcasing Top-tier Reviews from Korean Guests

Being situated in South Korea, it’s no surprise that Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2plays host to a significant number of Korean guests. In my quest for understanding guest experiences, I’ve come across a plethora of reviews penned by Koreans. Allow me to share some of these standout reviews with you.

3.1. Best Review 1: “An In-depth Review of My Stay at Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2, a Capsule Hotel in Incheon Airport”

Summary of the Blog Post

When you need a hotel at Incheon Airport, the capsule hotel Darakhyu located within the airport could be the closest hotel to the airport you can find.

Darakhyu, located inside Incheon Airport Terminal 2, is situated on the basement level, making it incredibly convenient. With the departure hall just three floors up, it’s hard to find a hotel closer than this.

In terms of cleanliness, I was extremely satisfied. Everything from the bedding to the hotel facilities was clean and well-maintained. The counter is right at the entrance, and during my visit, the hotel wasn’t too crowded, making it possible to use without a reservation.

The price for night usage wasn’t exactly cheap, but considering its location within Incheon Airport, it’s a significant advantage.

The interior of the hotel and its rooms were neat and tidy. Although the rooms were quite narrow, they were larger than typical capsule hotels in Japan.

The rooms were equipped with a wall-mounted Bluetooth speaker, which was convenient, and the bedding was comfortable. The rooms also had power outlets and USB ports, which were very handy. However, unless the sole purpose of the stay is to sleep, the narrowness of the space could feel a bit cramped.

The shower rooms were designed for individual use which was convenient, and there was a separate area equipped with a vanity and a hairdryer. Lockers were also provided for storage.

In conclusion, the main advantage of Darakhyu is its location within Incheon Airport, making it incredibly convenient for those catching early departure flights. Also, remember that there’s another Darakhyu located at Terminal 1!

Source: https://blog.naver.com/amlee74/223239139977

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2

Source: https://blog.naver.com/amlee74/223239139977

(* For a detailed review, I recommend visiting the original article.)

3.2. Best Review 2: “Booking, Pricing, Location, and a Single Room Review: My Experience at Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2, Incheon Airport’s Capsule Hotel”

Summary of the Blog Post

The capsule hotel Darakhyu, located inside Incheon Airport, is a convenient accommodation option for those who don’t live near the airport, need to catch an early morning flight, or have to depart for another destination on the same day.

Darakhyu is located at both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 of Incheon Airport. However, it’s important to note that it’s situated in the general area, not the duty-free zone, making it inaccessible for transit passengers.

Darakhyu can be booked through its official website, and the rooms are categorized into ‘single bed’, ‘single bed + shower’, ‘double bed’, and ‘double bed + shower’. If your room doesn’t include a shower, you can use the communal shower rooms.

The room types are divided into Day Use (08:00-20:00) and Overnight (20:00-08:00), with the former being for a basic 3 hours and the latter available from the check-in time for 12 hours.

Despite the rooms being quite small, they are efficiently designed. Each room comes with complimentary water and amenities, and power outlets and USB ports are available on the wall. Additionally, for a comfortable sleep, Simmons beds are used.

The communal shower rooms are equipped with soap, towels, shampoo, and a hairdryer, which must be returned immediately after use.

In conclusion, Darakhyu is an incredibly convenient accommodation option for those who need to catch an early morning flight or have to depart for another destination on the same day.

Source: https://blog.naver.com/scurugi/223219979896

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: room

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: amenities

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: amenities

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: shower room

Source: https://blog.naver.com/scurugi/223219979896

(* For a detailed review, I recommend visiting the original article.)

4. Quick Overview of Hotel Information

4.1. Amenities and Facilities

Internet access
  • Internet
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

4.2. Location

‘DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2’ is located in the transportation center(1st Basement, Normal Area) of Incheon Airport Terminal 2.

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: location

Source: Official Website of ‘Darakhyu’

4.3. Nearby Attractions

Popular landmarks
  • Eurwangni Beach 6.8 km
  • Incheon Bridge 7.4 km
  • Wolmido 13.1 km
  • Incheon Jayu Park 15.2 km
  • Chinatown 16.5 km
  • Songwol-dong Fairytale Village 16.5 km
  • Sinpo International Market 17.2 km
  • Songdo Central Park 20.0 km
  • The Memorial Hall for Incheon Landing Operation 20.3 km
  • Incheon Grand Park 28.4 km
Nearby landmarks
  • Seoul Incheon International Airport 130 m
  • Incheon international airport 170 m
  • Administration Complex 1.2 km
  • Paradise City 1.6 km
  • Incheon Airport Maglev 1.6 km
  • Lead Pharm 1.8 km
  • Incheon International Airport Cargo Terminal Station 2.5 km
  • Passenger Terminal 2.6 km
  • Incheon Int’l Airport Terminal 22.8 km
  • sky72 (lake) 3.5 km

5. Diving into Price Analysis

Finally, let’s delve into arguably one of the most critical categories in hotel reviews – pricing.

“Typically, I rely on three accommodation platforms – ‘Hotels Combined’, ‘Sky Scanner’, and ‘Trivago’ – to compare the lowest hotel prices. However, for ‘DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2’, reservations through these platforms were not available. It’s uncertain whether this is a temporary situation or will continue in the future. Regardless, it appeared that hotel reservations could only be made through the official website.”

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2

“Reservations were not available through ‘Hotels Combined’, ‘Sky Scanner’, and ‘Trivago’.”

Through the ‘Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2’ official website, I took a look at the pricing. It was categorized into Day Use (08:00~20:00) and Overnight Use (20:00 ~ 08:00).

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2

The pricing structure is as follows.

DarakHyu Incheon Airport T2: rates

For Day Use (08:00~20:00), you start with a base of 3 hours, and additional charges apply per extra hour. Based on the ‘Single’ type, it’s 27,000 KRW for 3 hours, with an additional 7,000 KRW charged per extra hour. Personally, I found it peculiar that there’s no ‘Single & Shower’ type in the Rates table (though it’s available at ‘DarakHyu Incheon Airport T1’). For this matter, it might be best to reach out directly to the hotel for clarification.

For the Overnight (20:00 ~ 08:00) Use, the ‘Single’ type is priced at 62,000 KRW for 12 hours. Please keep this in mind when planning your stay 😎”


And with that, we wrap up our review of the Darakhyu Incheon Airport T2, seen through a distinctly Korean lens.

Yours truly, HB(Hotel Boy) – your trusted guide to best hotels in Korea. Stay tuned for more insightful reviews on Korea’s hospitality gems!


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