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Room in Beautiful New Apartment
Room in Beautiful New Apartment

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1 bedroom

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I love the bright natural light that pours in through the large windows. The balcony is awesome also with a great view of the central mountain in Seoul with the Seoul Tower - it looks like it is just a stone's throw away. Close to the center of the city. Very trendy area. For female only.

The space

PLACE:
I have one room for rent in my new, modern, western style apartment in Seoul, South Korea. This is a 3-bedroom apartment in a new building. It is close to the Grand Hyatt Hotel and has a great view of Seoul Tower and Namsan (mountain).

AMENITIES:
* Free Internet provided - land-line and WiFi
* Air-conditioning in every room
* Laundry - washing machine available
* For short term stay, I can provide breakfast. Breakfast includes tea/coffee; cereal (muesli), eggs, toast / jam.
* Balcony with great view.
* Although car parking is at a premium in this area, a car space is available free of charge.
* Hot showers and strong water pressure
* Kitchen fully-equipped
* Rooftop is available

TRANSPORTATION:
The #03 bus is close and will take you to the nearest subway stations (Noksapyeong Station and Samgugji Station) in 10 minutes. You can see the 03 green shuttle bus on (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) earth. Just type in "Grand Hyatt Seoul Hotel" and go to 'street level' at the front of the hotel. Other buses will take you into any of the major areas of the city within about 15-25 minutes.
Two buses go into the city center (10 minutes away) 402 & 405 buses from Grand Hyatt Hotel.

SECURITY:
The apartment building is very secure with entrance password activated and a password for my apartment (no key is needed).
The apartment is warm, clean, safe, comfortable and fairly quiet. There is a lot of natural light and fast internet connection, central heating and air conditioning is included.

AREA / RESTAURANTS / BARS:
We live in a very trendy area. much sought after. There are many nice restaurants and bars, two micro-breweries and supermarkets are within easy walking distance. We are within a 5-minute taxi drive or a 15-20 minute walk from Itaewon.

No pets, No smoking please.

Guest access

The whole apartment is available to you (except the other two tenant's rooms, of course). The other tenants are female so they prefer female only.

Interaction with guests

The two young ladies living in the other two rooms are lovely, nice, considerate and very friendly. We run a quiet apartment - great for student, intern, worker or tourist.

Other things to note

We don't have any wild parties, but we enjoy chatting in the living room over a glass of wine or cup of your favorite beverage.
"We (two tenants here) are female and long term stayers. We love this place and don't want to live anywhere else. It is awesome"


The space
Accommodates: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Room type: Private room

Amenities
Free parking on premises
Internet
Kitchen
Wireless Internet

Prices
Weekly Discount: 19%
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)

We have a small kitchen (see photos) which you can use, but please clean up after yourself. All dishes etc. must be washed after cooking and wipe down the bench. Thank you.
Please keep your belongings in your room. Most apartments in Seoul are small by Western standards and can easily become cluttered. Please tidy up after yourself.
The other two residents of the apartment are both studying, so we like to keep a quiet house. If we listen to music or video we use earphones. We ask guests to do the same.
We ask that guests not have guests of the opposite sex in their rooms.
No smoking / No pets. Thank you so much.


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Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door

Availability
3 nights minimum stay

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Nathalie User Profile
July 2016
I had an amazing time in Jeff's place. The apartment has a great location and an amazing view on Namsan Tower. The flat is like on the pictures and Jeff and Daniela maked me feel like I was at home. I would definitely recommend this place.

Kevin User Profile
April 2016
Thanks for Jeff's considerate help~I will come back next time!

Delwin User Profile
March 2016
Jeff is a great host. The house is very well managed and clean. Even when I arrived late due to a slight delay of my flight, he asked his friend to pick me up at Itaewon station. It's a 10 minutes walk from Noksapyeong Metro station and there are many cafes, bars and shops nearby. There's also a convenience store and 7 eleven which made buying of necessities easy. Overall experience is great=)
Jeff User Profile
Response from Jeff:
It was a pleasure to have Delwin with us, he was a polite and respectful guest throughout his time with us. Just for the record: there is no dust in my apartment. I keep the rooms very clean and thoroughly clean them after each guest. I wash all bedding in hot water. Regarding the feathers: I provide the very best and warmest bed covers, which means the most expensive and highest-quality items, which are duck down and goose down covers not synthetic material. Anyone who has these high-quality covers will concur that occasionally a feather or two will come out of the cover, which is normal and not really a problem. I also have suffered from mild asthma but have had no problem in this apartment. Please rest assured that all rooms are cleaned after each guest and have no dust.
March 2016

James User Profile
December 2015
Jeff is a great host, very helpful and kind. He took his time to show me around the neighborhood and is always ready to help. The apartment is bright, cozy and warm in winter, with a great view of Namsan Tower. The central location in the city is great as a trip to any part of Seoul doesn't take more than 40min and Itaewon is just a 10min walk away. The neighborhood is lively with many international bars and restaurants around, but the area around the apartment itself is quiet and calm. Great stay, I would really recommend staying here.

Dunja User Profile
November 2015
Jeff's apartment is just perfect - great location in Itaewon and close to all the major sites. The apartment is spacious, clean and cozy, really warm in the fall and pleasant in the summer. The room is great, enough space and a desk to work as well as a hair dryer and other stuff. Of course, the highlight of the apartment is Jeff himself - he's a great host who frequently cooks dinner, introduced me to his friends and showed me around the city. All in all, this place is probably one of the best in Seoul, I wish I could stay there again!

Melissa User Profile
February 2015
My stay at this apartment was incredible. The bedroom was a nice size and the bed was super comfy. The location is in a quiet part of Itaewon, which is a bustling foreign section in Seoul. The cuisine and atmosphere was perfect! The roommates couldn't be nicer. I enjoyed my stay and received a lot of helpful information. Might be coming back very soon.

Miffy User Profile
January 2015
Although I did not get to meet Jeff in person, he let me use his own room and I enjoyed staying his place. The other two roommates were also very nice that they picked me up at a hotel that is close to the house.

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Jeff User Profile

I am an Australian living in Seoul, South Korea. I am an English language teacher at a university in Seoul. Also - a post-grad (distance) student at a university in L.A. California.
The tenant in the other room is also a teacher and a student, so we are generally quiet studying in our rooms at night. We do not have a TV, but this is a trendy area with many coffee shops, bars and restaurants, and shopping, so there is plenty to do.
With my studies these days I don't have much spare time, but if I do I like to hang out with friends or paint - contemporary landscape oil paintings.
Five things I can't live without: My motorbike, my Eerdinger, my Bible, YouTube and friends.
I enjoy movies, my iPod, my philosophy books, Bob Dylan, but I can live without them.
I enjoy meeting people from different countries and sharing experiences.
My favorite author is C.S.Lewis. My favorite Lewis quote is: "God whispers to us in our joys, speaks to us in our conscience and shouts to us in our pain."
I love travelling and making friends.
I hope you will have an enjoyable and comfortable memory of your stay in this apartment.
Jeff.

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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