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Seoul Jamsil Bookstore ‘Kyobo Book Centre Jamsil Branch’

Kyobo Book Centre is the largest bookstore in Korea, offering a wide range of domestic and international books. Currently, it operates both online and offline stores, making it the largest bookstore in Korea in terms of scale.

Kyobo Book Centre can be found in major cities, including Seoul, where you can find the main branch in Gwanghwamun and other branches in prominent areas like Gangnam. It can also be found in Jamsil, located near Jamsil Station.

“Seoul Jamsil Bookstore, Kyobo Book Centre Jamsil Branch”

You can find Kyobo Book Centre Jamsil Branch in the underground shopping mall of “Lotte Castle Gold Apartments.” It is connected to Jamsil Underground Shopping Mall, allowing easy access.

Kyobo Book Centre Jamsil Branch is divided into two sections. One section focuses more on stationery and miscellaneous goods, rather than books, with Hottracks as the central theme.

If you exit the miscellaneous goods section and walk down the corridor, you will find a bookstore where various books are displayed. Here, you can explore a wide range of books.

“A Comfortable Bookstore Atmosphere, Kyobo Book Centre”

Kyobo Book Centre aims for a sophisticated and comfortable interior overall. It provides a consistent feeling across various locations.

Books are naturally well-organized by category, making it easy to find what you’re looking for. If needed, you can use the book search stations to locate specific titles.

“You Can Order from Kyobo Book Centre Online”

Kyobo Book Centre allows you to place orders not only at physical stores but also online. You can have books delivered to you or pick them up in-store using the ‘Barodrim’ service.

The ‘Barodrim’ service started on May 26, 2009. Its advantages include receiving books at a lower cost compared to delivery fees and being able to pick them up immediately when ready at the store. Additionally, using the ‘Barodrim’ service can be more economical than purchasing books directly from the store.

Visiting Kyobo Book Centre allows you to stay updated on the latest trends in the bookstore industry. It’s not only about bookstore trends, but you can also gain insights into topics that people are currently interested in.

Of course, if you need to make a purchase, it’s essential to visit in person. However, even if you’re just looking to stay updated on current trends, it’s a great place to visit.

“Seoul Jamsil Bookstore, Kyobo Book Centre Jamsil Branch”

  • Address: B1F, Lotte Castle Plaza, 269 Olympic-ro, Songpa-gu, Seoul
  • Phone: 1544-1900
  • Operating Hours: (Every day) 9:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Website: Kyobo Book Centre