Overlooking 5.18 Freedom Park, Holiday Inn Gwangju is conveniently located a 5-minute drive from Gwangju Airport. Free wireless internet is available throughout the hotel, and there is a 24-hour reception desk with multilingual staff.

This 5-star accommodations offers an indoor pool, sauna facilities and a fitness center. Guests can make a reservation for meetings and banquet at its large banquet halls or meeting rooms.

Every room here is air-conditioned and is fitted with a flat-screen TV and a work desk. There also are a mini-bar, ironing facilities and a closet. Private bathroom is fitted with an electronic bidet.

The hotel’s Hourglass restaurant serves authentic Western and Korean dishes all day. Dinner, dessert and alcoholic beverages are available at La Place and the Lobby Lounge.

Holiday Inn Gwangju is located 650 feet from Kimdaejun Convention Center. Kimdaejung Convention Center Subway Station (Gwangju Line 1) is under a 10-minute walk south from the hotel.

Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 10, 2015
Hotel chain/brand: Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts

ATM & Currency Exchange: Need cash? There's an ATM and a currency exchange service at this property.

Property Highlights

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Asian, American, Buffet

Free parking available at the hotel


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  • 1 king bed
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4 reasons to choose Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Gwangju Statue of Peace
    1.1 miles
  • Gwangju Student independence Movement Memorial Hall
    1.6 miles
  • Gwangju Stadium
    2.3 miles
  • Hannam Industrial Complex
    3.4 miles
  • Gwangju Biennale
    3.7 miles
  • Gwangju National Museum
    3.8 miles
  • Gwangju Art Street
    4.5 miles
  • Asian Culture Complex
    4.7 miles
  • Gwangju Family Land
    6.1 miles
  • Mudŭngsan Jisan Amusement Park
    6.1 miles
Top attractions
  • May 18th National Cemetery
    8.4 miles
  • Mudeungsan Provincial Park
    8.5 miles
  • Hwasun Hanium Culture Sports Centre
    9.9 miles
  • Soswaewon Garden
    10.1 miles
  • Naju Geumseonggwan
    10.5 miles
  • Naju Station
    11.5 miles
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site
    12 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Yeongsangang
    0.6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Gwangju Airport
    2.2 miles
  • Muan International Airport
    27.6 miles
  • Yeosu Airport
    48.7 miles
How to get to Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel from Gwangju Airport
    Taxi
    Free parking is available.
2 Restaurants On Site

    Hourglass

    Food: Korean, International, Grill/BBQ

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    La Place Restaurant & Grill

    Food: Grill/BBQ

    Open for: Dinner

Amenities of Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel
Activities
  • Themed dinners Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
Indoor swimming pool
  • Opening times
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Korean
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Free
Extra bed by request
KRW 30,000 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed by request
KRW 30,000 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 19

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

Please note that the fitness center, swimming pool and sauna are closed on the second Tuesday of every month.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel

  • Guests staying at Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Asian
    • American
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 AM.

  • Room options at Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Suite
    • Twin/Double
    • Triple

  • Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel has 2 restaurants:

    • La Place Restaurant & Grill
    • Hourglass

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel by:

    • Taxi 10min

  • Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel is 4.3 miles from the center of Gwangju.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The prices at Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Free parking

  • Holiday Inn Gwangju, an IHG Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Indoor pool
    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Steam room
    • Themed dinners
    • Spa facilities
    • Fitness