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Kaesong Folk Hotel

The Kaesong Folk Hotel is a tourist hotel located in Kaesong, North Korea, which opened in 1989. Housed in 19 traditional hanok style courtyard houses, many of which date to the Joseon Dynasty and retain their original furnishings.[1] The complex has one hundred rooms, a traditional restaurant, and a souvenir shop. The houses themselves are located on both sides of the stream that runs through Kaesong,[2] with some located at the foot of Mt. Janam. The hotel's accommodations are all traditionally Korean; guests sleep on the floor on padded mats, and all houses are equipped with the traditional Ondol heating system.

See also

  • List of hotels in North Korea
  • Koryo Hotel
  • Yanggakdo Hotel

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Coordinates: 37°58′36″N 126°33′11″E / 37.97667°N 126.55306°E / 37.97667; 126.55306

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