Hanok Stay refers to staying in a traditional Korean house. It is a good opportunity to experience traditional Korean lifestyle and culture. The traditional houses available for hanok stays are decades to hundreds of years old. They have been somewhat renovated for the convenience and safety of its guests, but the traditional Korean style and sentiment are still retained.
Old furniture, paper-pasted windows, and props like soy jars add to the traditional ambiance. Most homes for hanok stay have electronic goods, including a TV set, and Western-style toilets, but some still have traditional toilets. If you prefer a Western-style toilet, you are strongly recommended to make reservations in advance. Some houses offer various programs to experience Korean culture, including tea ceremonies, pottery making, and traditional Korean folk games. Simple meals are usually available at an extra charge.
Houses for hanok stay vary in size; some are very large with a guest house and a main building, while others are small with only bedrooms and a living room. Room rates also vary widely. You are recommended to consider various factors when choosing one, such as the room rate and nearby tourist attractions.
Moon Guest House is conveniently located in the Bukcheon Hanok Village within walking distance of Changdeokgung, Unhyeongung, and Insadong. The floors and walls of the hanok (traditional Korean house) are made from red clay and charcoal powder and the windows are made of hanji (traditional Korean paper made by hand from mulberry trees), providing guests with an authentic hanok experience.
Each room in the guesthouse is heated by ondol (tradition Korean floor heating system) and has ceiling AC units. In addition to its comfortable guestrooms, the guesthouse also provides space for company workshops and meetings (in Unhyundang, the main hanok). In addition to Unhyundang there are 5 rooms, a shared kitchen, a living room, and 3 bathrooms, allowing for plenty of room for guests to spread out and enjoy their privacy.
Anguk Station (Subway Line 3), Exit 4.
Go straight for 130m and turn left.
Go straight for 120m and turn left.
Go straight for 50m until you see the guesthouse.
From the Incheon International Airport, take Bus 6011.
Get off at Anguk Station and follow directions above.