Participate in Koreastay & Win Great Prizes!

KOREASTAY is the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) certified homestay program for foreign visitors. By staying with a Korean family, visitors not only gain first-hand experience of local family life and culture, but also establish lasting international friendships.
The KTO is giving away great prizes to the first 100 foreign visitors who participate in Koreastay for 5 consecutive nights or longer any time from now until the end of this year.

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Event Period:
Until December 27, 2012 (Last check-in date: December 27, 2012)
Prize Pick-up Deadline:
December 31, 2012
100 foreign nationals participating in Koreastay (in order of reservations made)
* Prize winners will be notified individually by email within 3 working days of reservation.
* One prize per person.
Participation / Prize Claim
Step 1 : Make a reservation for 5 nights or longer on Koreastay
* The reservation may contain multiple Koreastay host families, as long as it is made for at least 5 consecutive nights (6 days).
(Sample 1) Reservation for 10 consecutive nights with a Koreastay host family
(Sample 2) Reservation for a total of 5 consecutive nights: the first 2 nights with one Koreastay host family and the next 3 nights with another Koreastay host family
Step 2 : Receive the winner notification email with a list of four types of prizes from Koreastay.
Step 3 : Reply to Koreastay with your prize of choice and desired prize pick-up location.
Step 4 : Collect your prize at the designated prize pick-up location.
Prize Options
(Please choose ONE.)
Prize Pick-up Locations
Prize Pick-up Locations
KTO Offices City Address Contact Hours
Headquarters Seoul Seoul-si Jung-gu
Cheonggyecheon-ro 40
(Dadong 10) Korea Tourism
Organization B1F TIC
02-729-9497~9 09:00 - 20:00
Chuncheon Gangwon-do Chuncheon-si
Jungang-ro 16 beonji Urim Bldg. 5F
033-254-2107 Monday – Friday
09:00 - 12:00
13:00 - 18:00
(except Saturday, Sunday and National Holidays)
Daejeon Daejeon-si Seo-gu Dunsan-ro
123 beon-gil 43 (Dunsan-dong)
KD Bldg. 7F
Jeonju Jeollabuk-do Jeonju-si
Wansan-gu Ongoeul-ro 29
(Seosin-dong) KT Bldg. 14F
Gwangju Gwangju-si Seo-gu
Sangmu-jungang-ro 114
(Chipyeong-dong) Landpia
Officetel #208
Daegu Daegu-si Jung-gu Dongdeok-ro
167 (Dongin-dong 2-ga) KT
Smart Medi Tower 6F
Busan Busan-si Busanjin-gu
Seomyeon-ro 74 (Bujeon-dong)
Ion City Bldg. #1502
Jeju Jeju Special Self-Governing
Province Seogwipo-si
Jungmungwangwang-ro 110
beon-gil 15 (Saekdal-dong)
  1. 1. Further information on the prizes will be given at the point of prize pick-up.
  2. 2. The tickets for non-verbal performances and Korean food cooking experience are valid for 3 months from the date of issue. They can be handed over to another person.
  3. 3. Prizes will be given only after your Koreastay reservation and participation have been confirmed.
  4. 4. Canceling or shortening Koreastay reservations to fewer than 5 nights will result in forfeit of prize.
  5. 5. Available non-verbal performances are as follows;
  6. 6. Details on the Korean Food Cooking Experience are available on the official Korea Cuisine Experience Hallwebsite (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    Location: Korean Cuisine Experience Hall (KTO Headquarters, B1)
    Address: Seoul-si Jung-gu Cheonggyecheon-ro 40 (Dadong 10)
    Hours: Monday – Saturday 10:00, 14:00 & 17:00 (60-90 minutes) ※ Closed on Sundays and holidays
    Features: Cooking classes (kimchi, bulgogi, bibimbap, japchae, tteokgalbi, haemulpajeon, etc.)
    * Cooking utensils will be provided.
    * Interpretation services available in English, Japanese, and Chinese.
    Reservations: Information will be available at the point of prize pick-up.
Koreastay Office
* Email:* Phone: +82-(0)2-7299-460)
* Hours: 09:00 – 12:00, 13:00 – 18:00 (Korea local time)
(except Saturday, Sunday and
National Holidays)

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