Inside Korea’s Most Lavish Hideaway in Pohang: Escape Pool Villa


Staying at the Escape Pool Villa in Pohang

Tucked on a scenic coast in Pohang is one of South Korea’s few ultra-luxe pool villas: Escape. With unparalleled views of the East Sea and white rooms that are designed for the ultimate relaxation, the property has become a top choice for couples and families who want to get away from the everyday life. If you’re looking to have a luxury holiday in Korea, here are some of the reasons why Escape Pool Villa in Pohang is the ideal place to visit:

The sea is all yours.

Guests of the Escape Pool Villa enjoy oceanfront accommodations with floor-to-ceiling windows. Take in the glorious sunset and wake up to a panoramic sunrise during your stay.

Avant-garde infinity pools.

Every villa in Escape comes with an infinity pool. You’ll get the option to book their standard rectangular pool, their rooftop rectangular pool, and their stunning circular infinity pool.

Fully-fitted rooms.

Whether you’re staying overnight or a couple of days, each room in Escape Pool Villa Pohang is equipped with all the things that you need for a comfortable stay. Their C-rooms, which feature the circular infinity pool, come with a kitchen, bar, tub, BBQ, and an outdoor patio where you can wine and dine under the stars.

Book Escape Pool Villa in Pohang

To book this luxury stay in Pohang at the best price, use WAUG — the No. 1 travel activity booking platform from Korea. An overnight stay regularly costs ₩290,000-850,000 or $260-770 depending on season, but you can book it on WAUG for much less with a 10% discount! Here’s how to reserve your stay:

  1. Download WAUG here.
  2. Sign up for an account and set the language to Korean.
  3. Find the 펜션 & 풀빌러 category.
  4. Search for 이스케이프 풀빌라 (Escape Pool Villa) and select the date and number of people.
  5. Download the discount coupon, if any.
  6. Select the available room type and input the required information for both guests.
  7. Apply the discount coupon and check out with your card, Naver Pay, or Toss.


Escape Pool Villa in Pohang is located in 38, Hajeong-ro, 138beon-gil , Guryongpo-eup, Nam-gu, Pohang-si, Gyeongbuk.

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Short for "Where are you going?", WAUG is the #1 Activity & Accommodation Booking Platform from South Korea.