Hotels in Buk-gu, Gwangju

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Buk-gu - Gwangju, South Korea
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Cheapest hotels in Buk-gu, Gwangju

Byulbam Guesthouse
9.5 Excellent
8-6, Gyeongyang-ro 147Beon-Gil, Buk-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
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6.4 km from city centre, Gwangju, South Korea 

Byulbam Guesthouse provides a comfortable setting when in Gwangju. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a tour desk and an express check-in and check-out feature.

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Green Guesthouse
8.8 Excellent
15 Gyeongyang-ro 63Beon-Gil (im-Dong 191-14). Buk-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
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6.0 km from city centre, Gwangju, South Korea 

This comfortable guest house in Gwangju offers complimentary wireless internet, as well as a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature. It is ideally positioned for those wishing to visit local attractions.

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Hotel Yeogiuhtte Gwangju Station
7.8 Good
19, Jungheung-ro, 140beon-gil, Buk-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
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6.5 km from city centre, Gwangju, South Korea 

Hotel Yeogiuhtte GwangJu Station offers a comfortable setting while in Gwangju. Those staying at the property also have access to free Wi-Fi and on-site parking.

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Gwangju Sejong Hotel
30, Gyeongyang-ro 165Beon-Gil, Buk-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
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6.5 km from city centre, Gwangju, South Korea 

This comfortable motel in Gwangju offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a 24-hour reception and a swimming pool. It is ideally located for guests wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

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Hotel prices in Buk-gu

2 stars and under

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Where to stay in Buk-gu

About Buk-gu

Buk-gu combines the buzz of a big city with the charm of a laid-back neighbourhood. The district is perched in the northern corner of Gwangju and is home to several unique cultural attractions, including one of the top contemporary art museums in South Korea.

Things to do in Buk-gu

Gwangju National Museum charts the rich history and heritage of the city. Discover prehistoric artefacts, Joseon-era weapons and ancient ceramics rescued from a centuries-old shipwreck. The museum also boasts an impressive collection of Buddhist art.

The Folklore Museum celebrates the colourful cultures and traditions of the region. Learn more about hand-embroidered folk costumes and marvel at enormous clay pots used to brew kimchi. Other highlights include colourful dioramas dedicated to traditions like shamanic medicine and wedding rituals.

Discover established and emerging Korean artists at the fantastic Gwangju Museum of Art. Highlights of the collection include intricate landscapes by Heo Baek-ryeon, abstract calligraphy by Lee Ung-no and contemporary drawings by modern master, Lee Jung-seop.

Escape the crowds and stretch your legs in Uchi Park, a green oasis in the heart of Buk-gu. Take a spin on the Ferris wheel and meet animals at the petting zoo. Nearby Mudeungsan National Park is a popular hiking destination laced with well-marked trails. Hike to the summit of Mudeungsan Mountain, enjoy spectacular views from Baengma Ridge and explore a handful of ancient temples.

Watch the city’s professional baseball team hit home runs at Gwangju Kia Champions Field. Instead of hot dogs and beer, enjoy traditional Korean snacks like “tteokbokki” spicy rice cakes, “bungeo-ppang” fish-shaped pastries and “hotteok” sweet pancakes.

Getting around Buk-gu

Taxis are a fast and affordable way to get around Buk-gu, while local buses run between Buk-gu and the Gwangju city centre in around 20 minutes. Gwangju Airport is a 30-minute drive away. KTX trains run between Gwangju Station and Seoul in around three hours.

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  • What are the best hotels in Buk-gu?

    43 reviews rated H1 Hotel with an average score of 9.3/10. It may also be worth looking into the Biennale Hotel, which received a rating of 8.0/10 from 130 reviews. Sinan Equelim Hotel could also be a good option, with a score of 8.3/10 from 13 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel near Chonnam National University?

    A good hotel close to Chonnam National University is Gwangju Tourist Hotel (rated 8.7/10 from 41 reviews).

  • What is a good hotel in Buk-gu near Chungjangno Street?

    Acc Design Hotel is the most recommended hotel near Chungjangno Street on HotelsCombined (scoring 8.2 over 512 reviews).