Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: Piercing the Veil with Global and Korean Guest Reviews and Price Analysis!

Last Updated on December 10, 2023 by HB

Welcome, travelers to Korea! Are you considering a stay at the  ‘Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo’ (★★★★ 4 Star), situated in Mapo-gu, Seoul, Korea? Or perhaps you’ve already secured your reservation? Then you’ve landed at the right place on my blog!!

I, HB (Hotel Boy 😎), am committed to providing you with the most comprehensive reviews of Korea’s finest hotels, unrivaled by anyone worldwide!

In this post, I have compiled the following information:

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo

This luxury hotel is no stranger to my blog. In fact, I’ve previously featured it in my post titled “Experience Affordable Luxury: Best Four-Star Hotels in Seoul Loved by Koreans”.

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!

1. About ‘Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo

Before we delve into the detailed analysis, allow me to present a quick overview of Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo.

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo
Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo
Source: Agoda

Conveniently situated in the Mapo part of Seoul, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options.

Don’t leave before paying a visit to the famous Gyeongbokgung Palace. Rated with 4 stars, this high-quality property provides guests with access to restaurant and fitness center on-site.

Source: Agoda

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo

  • Grade: ★★★★ 4 Star Hotel
  • Address: 67 Mapo-daero, Mapo-gu, Seoul
  • Official Website:
  • Telephone: +82-02-3702-0300
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time: 11:00 AM
Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: highlights & facilities
Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: highlights & facilities

2. In-depth Analysis of Global Guest Reviews

Let’s dive into a thorough analysis based on real guest experiences at Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo.

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’, ‘’, and ‘Google Maps’.

2.1. Comprehensive Reviews from ‘Agoda

Agoda Ratings: 9.0 / 10, based on 12,780 reviews

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: ratings on agoda
Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: ratings on agoda

Here’s how users who booked through ‘Agoda’ rated Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo.

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo has earned an exceptional score of 9.0 out of a possible 10, shining particularly in areas such as ‘Cleanliness’ and ‘Service’.

What follows is an exhaustive analysis of guest reviews, with our main focus on recent comments to maintain both relevance and freshness.

LocationMost guests positively evaluated the Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo’s location, noting its convenience due to proximity to Mapo and Gongdeok stations, as well as an airport bus stop.
Room The majority of reviews praised the rooms for being clean and spacious. However, some guests expressed dissatisfaction with extra charges for early check-in or missed cleaning services.
BreakfastThere were few mentions about breakfast in the reviews but one guest mentioned it being delicious.
FriendlinessMany guests gave positive feedback on staff friendliness and professionalism, although there were a few complaints about staff attitudes or service.
FacilitiesWhile no specific amenities were highlighted in most reviews, some mentioned availability of gym and laundry facilities.
PriceConsidering room size, cleanliness status, location etc., many customers showed satisfaction in terms of cost-effectiveness.
OthersThere were comments indicating improvements needed such as issues with sensor-responsive toilet system.
Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo scored high in terms of location, room cleanliness, and staff attitude; several customers indicated their willingness to revisit it while some pointed out areas requiring service improvement.

2.2. Comprehensive Reviews from ‘ Ratings: 8.8 / 10, based on 219 reviews

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: ratings on
Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: ratings on

Let’s take a look at how users who booked through ‘’ rated Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo. The hotel bagged an excellent score of 8.7 out of a possible 10, excelling notably in areas such as ‘Staff’, ‘Comfort’, and ‘Cleanliness’.

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.

LocationMost guests appreciated the Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo’s location due to its proximity to public transportation (metro stations and bus stops), making it easy to access various attractions. However, some guests mentioned that it was slightly far from certain popular areas like Myeongdong.
Room Guests generally found the rooms clean and comfortable, with several mentioning room upgrades as a positive aspect of their stay. Some guests mentioned that they found the rooms small and others pointed out specific issues such as loud bed springs or difficulty controlling room temperature.
BreakfastThere were mixed opinions about breakfast – while some guests were satisfied, others expressed a preference for buffet-style breakfast over set meals.
FriendlinessThe staff received high praise for their friendliness and language proficiency in multiple languages including Japanese, Chinese, and English.
FacilitiesGuests appreciated facilities such as self-service laundry, unlimited bottled water availability, spacious bathrooms with separate toilets and baths, and coffee shops within the Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo premises.
PriceSome guests felt that the price was high considering room size or other aspects of their stay while others considered it reasonable given the service quality and facilities provided.
OthersA few issues raised by multiple reviewers included slow elevators causing waits at peak times and noise from construction or bathroom ventilation systems disturbing sleep.
Overall, most reviews are positive with many planning to return on future visits due to factors like cleanliness, location convenience, friendly staff service etc., despite minor inconveniences like slow elevators or specific room-related issues.

2.3. Comprehensive Reviews from ‘Google

Google Maps Ratings: 4.5 / 5, based on 289 reviews

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: ratings on google maps
Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: ratings on google maps

Moving on to our next platform for reviews – ‘Google Maps’. Out of a potential perfect score of 5, ‘Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo’ has impressively clinched a rating of 4.5. What’s intriguing is that unlike other review platforms that categorize scores by specific features or services, Google Maps rates hotels according to guest types. Here we see all types of guests awarding the hotel with their top ratings of 4.6.

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

LocationThe majority of reviews highlight the Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo’s convenient location. Many users emphasized its proximity to subway stations, easy access to the airport, and a variety of nearby restaurants and cafes.
Room Most reviews suggest that rooms are generally clean, spacious and well-equipped with modern facilities. Some users raised issues related to soundproofing or air conditioning noise but overall most reviews were satisfied with room condition and cleanliness.
BreakfastMentions of breakfast were somewhat scarce but some users did comment on the tasty food offered at the hotel restaurant.
FriendlinessMany users praised staff for their friendliness and service-minded attitude. However, some reviews pointed out issues related to service such as lack of English communication skills among staff members.
FacilitiesAmong the Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo’s facilities, amenities such as gym equipment, washing machines and microwaves were appreciated by guests. Some also mentioned enjoying the on-site coffee shop and restaurant.
PriceOverall this hotel was rated highly in terms of value for money. Users felt that given its clean facilities and excellent location it was reasonably priced.
OthersSome users commented on parking size/costs as well as views from the hotel rooms – noting that parking could be tight or carry additional charges and that views varied depending on room location within the hotel building.
In general this hotel received positive feedback for its convenient location, clean & spacious rooms & friendly staff. However some improvements were suggested by guests including addressing parking issues & noise problems.

3. Showcasing Top-tier Reviews from Korean Guests

Being situated in South Korea, it’s no surprise that Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapoplays 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: “Mapo Station Hotel ♪ Review of a Staycation in the Premium Suite at Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo”

Summary of the Blog Post

I enjoyed a staycation in Seoul with my mother at the Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo located near Mapo Station due to its convenient location for traveling around Seoul. We were able to enjoy a panoramic view from Namsan Tower to 63 Square from our high-floor room which also boasted spacious and clean interiors with high ceilings and good lighting.

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo is conveniently located right in front of Gongdeok Station making it easy to travel to major places like Yeouido, Gangnam, and Hongdae. Additionally, the Incheon Airport limousine was also available for easy airport transfers.

We booked a premium suite type room which had an air purifier and humidifier for comfortable use within the room itself. The bathroom and toilet were separated which added convenience during our stay.

We enjoyed various beverages and simple snacks in the exclusive lounge on the 23rd floor before heading out to the outdoor rooftop where we could enjoy panoramic views. We also had a great time exploring the various delicious restaurants around the Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo.


Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: lobby

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: amenities

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: amenities


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

4. Quick Overview of Hotel Information

4.1. Amenities and Facilities

Languages spoken
  • English
  • Chinese [Mandarin]
  • Japanese
  • Korean
Cleanliness and safety
  • Anti-viral cleaning products
  • Body thermometer
  • Cashless payment service
  • First aid kit
  • Guest rooms seal after sanitization
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hot water linen and laundry washing
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Professional-grade sanitizing services
  • Protective screens in common areas
  • Room sanitization opt-out available
  • Rooms sanitized between stays
  • Safe dining setup
  • Sanitized kitchen and tableware items
  • Staff trained in safety protocol
  • Temperature check for guests and staff
Dining, drinking, and snacking
  • Coffee shop
  • Restaurants
Services and conveniences
  • Air conditioning in public area
  • Contactless check-in/out
  • Currency exchange
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Heating in public area
  • Ironing service
  • Laundromat
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area
  • Xerox/fax in business center
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Check-in [24-hour]
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safety/security feature
  • Security [24-hour]
  • Smoke alarms
Available in all rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathrobes
  • Clothes rack
  • Desk
  • Free bottled water
  • Hair dryer
  • Heating
  • In-room safe box
  • Internet access – wireless
  • LAN Internet in room [free]
  • Linens
  • Mirror
  • Refrigerator
  • Slippers
  • Telephone
  • Towels
  • TV [flat screen]
  • Wake-up service
  • Wi-Fi [free]
  • Wheelchair accessible
Internet access
  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  • Internet
  • Internet [LAN]
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas
Things to do, ways to relax
  • Fitness center
Getting around
  • Car park [charges apply]
  • Car park [nearby]
  • Car park [on-site]

4.2. Location

Adress : 67 Mapo-daero, Mapo-gu, Seoul

  • Gimpo Airport (GMP) 13.2 km
  • Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN) 45.0 km
Public transportation
  • Mapo Subway Station 270 m
  • Gongdeok Subway Station 370 m
Hospital or clinic
  • Haebaragi Clinic 160 m
  • Myeong-Dong Walking Street 3.9 km
Convenience store
  • Family Mart 120 m

4.3. Nearby Attractions

Popular landmarks
  • The War Memorial of Korea 2.7 km
  • Namdaemun Market 3.3 km
  • National Museum of Korea 3.5 km
  • N Seoul Tower 3.7 km
  • Myeong-Dong Walking Street 3.9 km
  • Insadong 4.9 km
  • Gyeongbokgung Palace 4.9 km
  • Bukchon Hanok Village 5.3 km
  • Changdeokgung Palace Complex 5.7 km
  • Lotte World 13.7 km
Nearby landmarks
  • Haebaragi Clinic 160 m
  • Embassy of Costa Rica 220 m
  • Charm & Charm 270 m
  • Mapo Subway Station 270 m
  • Gongdeok Subway Station 370 m
  • Mapo Eye Clinic 520 m
  • Aen Clinic 520 m
  • Bunyu Mart 550 m
  • C.A Mart 610 m
  • Ildong Sulfur Hot Spring 700 m

5. Diving into Price Analysis

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

To pinpoint where you can get your money’s worth, I’ll be comparing rates from renowned hotel comparison platforms like ‘HotelsCombined,’ ‘SkyScanner,’ and ‘Trivago.’

Our criteria for this low-price hunt? A one-night stay from Wednesday to Thursday for two guests in a single room—breakfast excluded (as it often significantly bumps up costs).

5.1. Price Comparison via ‘HotelsCombined’

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: lowest price on Hotels Combined

After searching through ‘HotelsCombined’, the best deal I found was $88 when booking through ‘priceline’.

5.2. Price Comparison via ‘Sky Scanner’

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: lowest price on Sky Scanner

The lowest price on ‘Sky Scanner’ is $112 for a 1-night stay when booking through ‘’.

5.3. Price Comparison via ‘Trivago’

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: lowest price on 

The lowest price on ‘Trivago’ is $83 when booked through ‘Agoda’.

5.4. Official Website of ‘Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo

Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo: lowest price on the official website

I also explored prices directly from the Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo official website.

Unfortunately, there were no available rooms on the official hotel website, making it impossible to check for the lowest price.

Our analysis reveals that out of all four sites considered, the ‘Trivago’ offers the best deal at USD 83 for a stay at the Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapowhen booking through ‘Agoda’. You might want to keep this information handy while booking.

★ Do bear in mind, these rock-bottom prices are subject to change based on your stay dates and when you’re conducting your search.

★ Also crucial to remember – today’s best deal doesn’t necessarily promise future savings.

★ Consider this ‘Lowest Price Analysis’ as a guiding light rather than an absolute rule.

★ For savvy hotel booking, I’d recommend revisiting these comparison sites during your accommodation planning phase – you never know when you might stumble upon an even better deal!”

And with that, we wrap up our review of the Roynet Hotel Seoul Mapo, 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!