Colourful rooms are featured in the charming family-run Polaris Pension in Gyeongju. Just next to the beautiful Gyeongju National Park, it provides an outdoor barbecue area, free WiFi, free laundry se...
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Customer service at Pension Polaris was exceptional! Our host, Mr. Noh,
spoke some Englsih, which was really helpful. He offered to pick us up
at the Visitors' Information Center when we arrived at Gyeongju,
gave us a quick tour in his car, showed us how to get around town by
bus, and even took us to the supermarket.
The somewhat hidden pension wa... what people say » s not easy to locate as every house looked quite the same and our Korean was limited. The nearest bus stop was 5 minutes away only, though we definate -
Owner personally greeted us when we checked in. He speaks English very
well. He sat with us with a map and gave us the rundown of the most
efficient way to see the sites, since we were on a tight schedule. He
also gave us instruction sheets on how to get to the major attractions
(and back to the pension from said locations), with addresses in Korean
so you could show taxi drivers. Room was cozy, clean and uniquely
decorated (lots of bright colors!). Kitchenette was useful, bathroom was