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Hotel Description

Hotel near Kumho Family Land, connected to a shopping center in Gwangju

On riverwalk

Your stay at this Gwangsan-gu hotel places you within 6 miles (10 km) of Gwangju National Museum and Gwangju Art and Culture Center. Kumho Family Land is within 6 miles (10 km) and Yangdong Market is within 9 miles (15 km).

Round-the-clock service

This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free valet parking. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the express check-in, laundry service, and airport pick-up service. Free parking, a coffee shop, and a snack bar/deli are also offered.

Free Internet, comfy beds

The 36 soundproofed guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, as well as comfy beds. Other amenities include 24-hour room service, minibars (stocked with some free items), and LED TVs with cable channels.

Standard Double Room (Breakfast for 2, Sat/Sun No Breakfast)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$50* Per night/room Jun 9 - Jun 10

Twin Room (VIP/2 Breakfast, Sat/Sun No Breakfast)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Double Room (VIP/2 Breakfast, Sat/Sun No Breakfast)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Double Room (Breakfast for 2, Sat/Sun No Breakfast)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Twin Room (Breakfast for 2, Sat/Sun No Breakfast)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Property Features

Along with a coffee shop/café, there's a snack bar/deli on site. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available on request), a train station pick-up service, and a train station drop-off service are available for a fee. Tour/ticket assistance, a vending machine, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Gwangju Hotel Banana. Self parking and valet parking are free. This Gwangju hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 36 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • Built in 2004
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • No smoking on site
  • Water dispenser

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking , Free valet parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Gwangju (KWJ-Gwangju Intl.) (12.8 km / 8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport pick-up and train station pick-up
  • Parking: Free valet parking, self parking, extended parking, and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Gwangju Hotel Banana offers 36 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature computers and minibars (stocked with some free items). Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 47-inch LED televisions come with premium cable channels, first-run movies, and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. This Gwangju hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include safes and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and complimentary bottled water. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • Stocked minibar (select free items)
  • Computer
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • First-run movies
  • Movies for purchase
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast on weekdays from 7:30 AM and 9:00 AM.

24-hour room service is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 20

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport shuttle service is offered on request during limited hours. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 1 PM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for KRW 20000.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: KRW 20000 per pet, per night
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

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. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old. Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests.For traveler safety, social distancing measures are in place and staff at the property wear personal protective equipment.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of CESCO (S. Korea) guidelines.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests.For traveler safety, social distancing measures are in place and staff at the property wear personal protective equipment.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of CESCO (S. Korea) guidelines.

  • One child stays free
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property follows regional sanitization guidelines CESCO (S. Korea)
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Debit cards
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between KRW 7000 and KRW 20000 for adults, KRW 7000 and KRW 20000 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: KRW 50.000 per room
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: KRW 50.000 (from 12 to 18 years old)
  • Pet fee: KRW 20000 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: KRW 20000.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Gwangju Hotel Banana offers transfers from the airport and train station (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • One child 12 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Pets are welcome in smoking rooms only; other restrictions apply (please see the Fees section for related charges). To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.