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Gdygla Guest House

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I love to travel, so I want all of our guests to visit all the nice places, too. Foreign guests usually come without any special plans, but since they came from far away, my hope is that they just rest well and enjoy the beautiful places on Jeju Island. There are many places that are not even well known to Koreans here, such as Musucheon Trail where you can enjoy a nice walk and the historical sites of the Anti-Yuan Movement.


 

Play haven for children and a vegetarian café  


‘Gdygla Guest House’
What does Gdygla mean? Where did it come from?
According to the host, Gdygla is a pure Jeju word meaning ‘let’s go over there’.
Just like the name of the guest house, the host is also a pure Jeju native, born and bred on the Island.
Going into the alley, the first impression you get of the guest house is that of a kindergarten. The painting on the windows on the second floor and the small playground and slides on the front porch are so adorable and send out a warm vibe.


It is no surprise, then, that the guesthouse was initially run by the host’s brother as a kindergarten, but was remodeled for its new purpose when the host returned to Korea after working in Japan. Guests with little kids especially fall in love with this guest house, as they can relax on the first floor while their children play or read in their own play space.

There is a café available to guests on the first floor, where they can also enjoy the unique menu the guest house offers: wellbeing menus with local, organically grown veggies. Even if you are not a vegetarian, you will fall in love with the fresh, healthy taste.
Gdygla’s host is a single lady who just turned 30. Both she and her family have lived in Gwangnyeongri, where the guest house is located, since her birth. After finishing College, she worked in Japan as a computer programmer, returning to the Island 2 years ago. Along with her Mongolian sister in-law, Gdygla staff represent 5 different languages. The host can speak Japanese, Chinese, and English while her sister in-law speaks both Mongolian and Russian. As the guest house is located close to the airport but also in a quiet area where Jeju Olle 16 course ends and 17course starts, you could enrich your Jeju experience at Geudigeulla if you will be arriving late to the Island, or want to look around more on your last day of travel. 

 


 

   Breakfast Service (free of charge)

 


  · Menu: Self serve toast (plain bread, fried egg), cereal, fruit juice, milk, fresh green salad, etc.
  · Service Hours: 07:30 ~ 09:30

 

               

 

   Fabric Dyeing Workshop (pay service)

 


· You can create your own one-of-a-kind fabric from a selection of natural plant dyes using traditional Korean techniques. You'll be guided by a professional teacher (the host) to create your own hankerchief.

· Estimated  hours: 2 hours (3 or more people to join)

· Costs: not yet fixed.​

 

              

 

   Activities or programs

 


1.  Bike Rental (free): You can look around the town on one of 2 bikes provided by the guest house. On the weekends, you can go in to Gwangnyeong Elementary School.


2. Free drop-off service to the nearest bus stop: To Jeju Tourism College bus station for the guests who want to travel to Seogwiposi, Jungmun Tourist complex, Moseulpo, or Sanbangsan Mountain. (Departure from the guest house: 09:00 AM)

 



Room Type

    • Room Type5 Person Family Room with Private Bathroom
    • Max Adults6
    • Bed Type3 Single beds+1 bunk bed
    • Price$111 per room (Includes VAT)
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    • Room Type4 Person Family Room with Private Bathroom
    • Max Adults5
    • Bed Type1 Double bed+2 Single beds
    • Price$88 per room (Includes VAT)
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    • Room Type4 Person Room with Private Bathroom
    • Max Adults5
    • Bed Type4 Single Beds
    • Price$88 per room (Includes VAT)
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    • Room Type3 Person Room with Private Bathroom
    • Max Adults3
    • Bed Type3 Single beds
    • Price$69 per room (Includes VAT)
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    • Room TypeDouble Room with Private Bathroom
    • Max Adults2
    • Bed TypeDouble bed
    • Price$51 per room (Includes VAT)
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    • Room TypeBed in 4-Bed Female Dorm with Private Bathroom
    • Max Adults4
    • Bed Type4 Single beds
    • Price$23 per person (Includes VAT)
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    • Room TypeBed in 4-Bed Male Dorm with Private Bathroom
    • Max Adults4
    • Bed Type4 Single beds
    • Price$23 per person (Includes VAT)
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  • Check In: 15:00~21:00 / Check Out: Latest 11:00 AM (Baggage Storage)
  • No. of Rooms: 5
  • Languages Spoken: English, Chinese, Japanese
  • From the Airport: 9.6km (18-min drive), about 9,000 won with a metered taxi.
  • Free Wifi Non-Smoking Rooms Free Breakfast Free Parking
Good to Know
· Room amenities: A dressing table, a hand mirror, a hair dryer, 1 towel/person
· Bathroom amenities: Each room has a private shower and the bathroom. Free toiletries
· Communal Areas: Café & lounge (1st floor), shared lounge & open kitchen (2nd floor)
· Children: 4 years and younger stay for free (without extra beds).
· Pets are not allowed.
· Opened: July, 2014
· All room rates include breakfast and taxes.
How to get here from Jeju International Airport · By Bus
➀ Walk for about 7 min. to "Daho Village" station (415m) → take bus No. 455 & stop at "Dangdongsan" station (20 stops, 31 min.) → Walk for about 4 min. (217 m)
➁ Take bus No. 325, 326, 332 or 365 at bus stop 3 & stop at "Halla Hospital" station (7 stops, 15 min.) & transfer to bus No. 291 → stop at "Dangdongsan" station (14 stops, 20 min.) → walk for about 4 min. (227m)
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