Cha Jae-Wan (Lee Dong-Wook) starts to run this café and moves in here with his mother Baek Mi-Nyeo (Kim Hae-Sook) in episodes 31 of Hotel King (호텔킹) (MBC, 2014) after he has quite his job at Ciel Hotel. He stays here until he returns to the hotel and then it’s his ‘brother’, Roman Lee (Jin Tae-Hyun) who takes over the café.
Cafe Poet & Sea [시인과바다] is located at the east coast of South Korea in the village of Jumun [Jumun-ri/주문리] in Gangneung’s Jumunjin Township [Jumunjin-eup/주문진읍]. It is situated a little North of Jumunjin Beach Breakwater [주문진방파제] and around 3 hrs by public transport from Seoul.
강원도 강릉시 주문진읍 주문리 144
1887 Haean-ro, Jumunjin-eup, Gangneung, Gangwon-do
(강원 강릉시 주문진읍 해안로 1887)
Geolocation: 37.8996765, 128.8337018
Closest railway station: Gangneung Station [강릉역], Yeongdong Line
From here it is still 1hr by bus (Bus no. ‘300(동진)’)
— submitted by Marion KDL