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Gwangju Aura Hotel

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Property entrance
Premium Double Room | Living area | Flat-screen TV, pay films
Coffee shop
Business Double Room | Bathroom | Free toiletries, hair dryer, dressing gowns, slippers

Overview of Gwangju Aura Hotel

Gwangju Aura Hotel

3.0 star property
Central hotel with restaurant, connected to the convention centre, near 1913 Songjeong Station Market
9.2 out of 10 Superb
9.2/10 Superb

199 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Non-smoking
28, songjeong-ro 1beon-gil, Gwangju
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants
  • 15 spa tubs
  • Breakfast available
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • 24-hour business centre
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Front desk safe
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
  • Luggage storage
For families
  • Fridge
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Blackout curtains
  • Lift

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Gwangsan-gu
  • 1913 Songjeong Station Market - 1 min drive
  • Gwangju-Kia Champions Field - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Gwangju (KWJ-Gwangju Intl.) - 7 min drive
  • Mokpo (MWX-Muan Intl.) - 29 min drive
  • Gwangju Songjeon Station - 5 min walk
  • Gwangju Station - 11 min drive
  • Naju Station - 17 min drive


  • 라라브래드 - 1 min walk
  • 장수국밥 - 2 min walk
  • 나주국밥 - 2 min walk
  • 리케 카페 - 1 min walk
  • 맛드림 김밥랜드 - 3 min walk

About this property

Gwangju Aura Hotel

A great choice for a stay in Gwangju, Gwangju Aura Hotel is only 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from the airport. You'll have free perks such as WiFi and valet parking. The breakfast and location get good marks from fellow travellers.


Chinese (Mandarin), English, Japanese, Korean

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea)

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 60 rooms
  • Arranged over 11 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Express check-in available
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • All guests, including children, are required to present a valid government-issued ID card at check-in.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site valet parking
  • On-site motorhome/coach/lorry parking (fees apply)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–9:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop

Working away

  • 24-hour business centre


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • Built in 2017
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • 15 hot tubs


  • Braille/raised signage
  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Doorbell and phone notifications

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable TV channels
  • Films for purchase

Home comfort

  • Heating (climate-controlled) and air conditioning
  • Electric kettle
  • Dressing gowns and slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Electrical adapters/chargers

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Free bottled water
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately KRW 11000 for adults and KRW 11000 for children

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea) guidelines.


Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards on site.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Gwangju Aura
Gwangju Aura Hotel Hotel
Gwangju Aura Hotel Gwangju
Gwangju Aura Hotel Hotel Gwangju

Frequently asked questions

Does Gwangju Aura Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Gwangju Aura Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Gwangju Aura Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Gwangju Aura Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Gwangju Aura Hotel?
Yes, there's free valet parking. Motorhome/coach/lorry parking is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Gwangju Aura Hotel?
You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in is available.
What is there to do at Gwangju Aura Hotel and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include 1913 Songjeong Station Market (4-min walk) and 5-18 Memorial Park (4.2 mi), along with Pungam Reservoir (5.5 mi) and Guus Hiddink Stadium (5.7 mi).
Are there restaurants at or near Gwangju Aura Hotel?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant.
What's the area around Gwangju Aura Hotel like?
Gwangju Aura Hotel is in Gwangsan-gu, a short 7-minute drive from Gwangju (KWJ-Gwangju Intl.) and 4 minutes' walk from 1913 Songjeong Station Market. Travellers say that this hotel is in a good location.







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Property conditions & facilities




8/10 Very good

Young, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Convenient, close to food options. Valet parking provided into a multi-level parking facility.
Ze Xin, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Everyone was really kind. I had a lot of luggage and the staff helped me with it. Check in and check out was very easy and quick. The room was really spacious and the bath tub was really nice.
Kimberly, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Check in was simple and fast. Room is very spacious! 2 king beds and large comfortable bathroom. The bed was a little uncomfortable but i was overall very happy with my stay!
John, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

We really enjoyed our stay here! The staff was very friendly. The room was very clean. The beds and pillows were comfortable. We would definitely recommend this hotel!
Andrea, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Awesome Hotel
Everything was really nice. Clean, comfortable, and good customer service.
2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Excellent location
Enjoyed this hotel. Very conveniently located a 2 minute walk from train station and subway station. Easy access from Mu An airport and Gwangju airport. Hotel was clean and rooms were spacious. Really liked the drycleaning machine in our room. My only 2 complaints were that breakfast was subpar and the hallways sometimes smelled of smoke. I would definitely stay here again though.
Remy B, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Staff went out of their way to accomodate us. Laundry use was self service no charge, we hung our wash out to dry in the roof top clothesline and when we got back they had folded it and put it in our room for us! Nice big clean rooms good beds huge bathroom. 1 block from train station. Good breakfast sekection. Highly recommend
2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Overall, couldn’t expect more for the price we paid. Location was very convenient to go eat and get around. The market close by was so fun to visit with many choices of new and traditional food choices. The room was quiet and bathroom was spacious.
2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great Hotel
Check in was easy and fast. Hotel was very clean. beds were very comfortable for me. location was great for me for what i had to do. Breakfast was delicious. I would recommend to anyone traveling to gwangju Korea. and yes i would definitely will use this HOTEL again on my next travel...
Yujung, 2-night trip
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