Nine Tree Hotel Myeongdong is a hotel that aims to provide enjoyable experiences, resting space that is comfortable and reliable services to their hotel guests. Nine Tree Hotel Myeong is managed by Parnas Hotel Co. Ltd, a premier and famous hotel company that owns and operates other established hotels such as the Grand Intercontinental Seoul Parnas and the Intercontinental Seoul COEX. The branding of Nine Tree Hotel Myeongdong can be summed up in 3 different words; Comfortable, Cheerful and Credible according to their official website. Without further ado, we are pleased to share with you the pros and cons that this Nine Tree Hotel Myeongdong has to offer to you as a leisure or business traveller.


  • Convenient and ideal location as the hotel is located nearby to the subway station and the main shopping area of Myeongdong
  • Right in the hustle and bustle of Myeongdong
  • The subway station is just around the corner of the hotel
  • Airport shuttle is also close to the hotel
  • A lot of street food nearby to the hotel during the night
  • Many cafes and restaurants can be found around the vicinity of the hotel
  • Very easy to access anywhere in Seoul because it is easy to get taxis, buses and trains within the hotel vicinity
  • Walking distance to N Seoul Tower
  • Insandong is only located 1.5 kilometres away and Namsan Mountain is located 4.3 kilometres away
  • Front desk staffs are friendly, courteous, helpful, accommodating and willing to attend to all your enquiries
  • Front desk staffs are able to converse in different languages including English and Mandarin
  • Great to excellent customer service as expressed by most of the guests that stayed in the hotel
  • Front desk staffs will even go an extra mile to mail back your things to your country after you have checked out from the hotel if there is a need for it
  • 24-hours front desk that can assist you with your laundry, luggage storage, photocopying services, faxing services and ticketing services
  • Complimentary breakfast will be served on a daily basis
  • There is lounge located on 11th floor where coffee and teas are served to the guests
  • Clean, tidy and nice rooms with modern furnishings that are well-maintained
  • Nice bed and comfortable bed sheets
  • All rooms come with air conditioning, heater, LCD TV, refrigerator, electric kettle, tea and coffee maker and complimentary mineral drinking water
  • Air conditioning is great in the rooms as complimented by some guests
  • Decent size rooms that are able to fit three large luggage
  • Free Wi-Fi internet access available in all rooms
  • Room rates are considered economical, affordable and value for your money
  • Overall, most guests said that they will return to stay at Nine Tree Hotel Myeongdong again





  • It might not be the best choice for you if you are not a person that likes the hustle and bustle of Myeongdong and prefer somewhere quieter
  • Some of the guests found that the hotel room size is small and some of them expressed disappointment that the design of the room was not user-friendly
  • Some guests said that they were served the same breakfast every day and there is no variety to choose from
  • While the front desk staffs are excellent, the staffs in the hotel’s restaurant known as Bon Appetite is not that friendly according to some of the guests
  • Wi-Fi internet speed is a little slow according to some of the guests
  • There are some privacy concerns expressed by some guests on the shower as the shower is only separated from the room by a frosted glass
  • Water pressure from the shower is too weak according to some of the guests
  • On certain occasions, the housekeeping staffs may forget to replenish your coffee and tea so you will have to remind them
  • No loyalty program available yet for frequent staying guests and a guest had stayed at Nine Tree Hotel for 4 times and has not received any benefits
  • Despite having an excellent first time visit, certain guests said that the second time visit was not satisfactory