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Tipping is never expected but is appreciated in some scenarios or for excellent service.
Taxis: Tell drivers to keep the change is common. Anything beyond that isn't needed.
Hotels: Tips are not expected but a small amount bellhops and housekeepers is appreciated if they provide excellent service.
Restaurants: 5% to 10% for Western style restaurants. For Korean restaurants no tip is expected.
Tips on receiving your tax refund:
Seoul, Busan, Jeju-si, and more. Guides for each coming soon.