Hostels in Seoul, South Korea

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Hostel Korea - Original
7.0 Good
20-12, Jong-ro 65-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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3.8 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 
GoodBased on 611 reviews
7.0

This hostel is located in Central Seoul, and features a concierge, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi. It is surrounded by a variety of restaurants and cafés and is within a 10-minute walk of Dongmyo Subway Station (Line 1 & 6).

Step Inn Myeongdong 1
8.4 Excellent
15th F, 7-1 Myeongdong1-Ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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1.4 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 
ExcellentBased on 525 reviews
8.4

Located a short walk from Euljiro-1(il) ga Subway Station (Line 2), Step Inn Myeongdong 1 is a convenient base when visiting Seoul. It offers city views and free Wi-Fi.

Oppahostel
Mapo-Gu 20-10 Seogang-ro 20-Gil, Seoul, South Korea
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4.7 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

This baroque hostel in Seoul provides free Wi-Fi, as well as a rooftop terrace and 24-hour room service. It is a 10-minute drive from Gyeongbokgung Palace and offers free private parking on site.

Hostel Chloe
8.3 Excellent
32-4, Jong-ro 16-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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1.9 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 
ExcellentBased on 78 reviews
8.3

Hostel Chloe Jongno is located in Seoul and offers recently renovated rooms and complimentary wireless internet. It is close to Cheonggyecheon, restaurants and shops.

Insadong Hostel
8.6 Excellent
48, Insadong 14 Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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2.6 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 
ExcellentBased on 160 reviews
8.6

Situated just a five-minute stroll from Anguk Subway Station (Line 3), Insadong Hostel provides guests with an ideal base while visiting Seoul.

Seoul Forest Stay - Hostel
8.5 Excellent
108-1, Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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4.9 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 
ExcellentBased on 19 reviews
8.5

Seoul Forest Stay - Hostel provides a comfortable setting while in Seoul. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi.

Yakorea Hostel Gangnam
7.6 Good
700-31, Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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7.2 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 
GoodBased on 385 reviews
7.6

Situated close to Yeoksam Subway Station (Line 2), YaKorea Hostel Gangnam offers guests a convenient base while in Seoul. Only a short stroll from Tehran Boulevard, it offers comfortable rooms equipped with free wireless internet access and heating.

OYO Hostel Myeongdong 2
8.7 Excellent
52, Myeongdong 8ga-Gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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1.1 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 
ExcellentBased on 126 reviews
8.7

Located in Central Seoul, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Namsangol Hanok Village and the Bank of Korea Museum. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a tour desk.

The Cube Hotel - Hostel
8.6 Excellent
31, Toegye-ro 20-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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0.8 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 
ExcellentBased on 195 reviews
8.6

The Cube Hotel Seoul is situated in Central Seoul, just 35 minutes from Gimpo International Airport. It also offers a tour desk, a terrace and free Wi-Fi.

Chris Hostel
4.3 Okay
89-20, Musumak-Gil, Seongdong-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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2.7 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 
OkayBased on 42 reviews
4.3

Chris Hostel provides a comfortable setting when in Seoul. Those staying at the property can also enjoy free Wi-Fi.

Tips for booking hostels in Seoul

Cheapest month:February
Most expensive month:May
Average price in Seoul:₹ 198,995/night
Cheapest price found:₹ 571/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Friday
₹ 1,222 - ₹ 3,889
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₹ 2,337 - ₹ 3,128
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated Seoul hostels

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57 Myeongdong Hostel
8.2 Excellent
13/F, 24-28 Chungmuro 1(il)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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1.1 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Located in Central Seoul, this hostel is just a short stroll from Lotte Duty Free Main Store, Namdaemun Market and Myeongdong Cathedral. It is surrounded by a variety of popular eateries and is minutes on foot from Myeong-dong Subway Station (Line 4).

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Saewha Hostel
9.2 Excellent
50, Samil-Daero 32ga-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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2.5 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Located in Central Seoul, this hostel is a 10-minute walk to the Jongmyo and Changdeokgung Palace. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, luggage storage and free Wi-Fi.

3
Artravel Myeongdong
8.0 Excellent
Myeong Dong 31 Myeongdong 4 Gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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1.2 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Within 20 minutes' stroll from City Hall Subway Station (Line 1 & 2), Artravel Myeongdong offers guests an ideal base while visiting Seoul. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, a 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi.

4
Hostel du Temps Passe
159-8 Toegye-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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1.1 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Hostel Temps Passe is located in Central Seoul, a short walk from Myeongdong Cathedral. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

5
Myeongdong K Stay 2
43-7, Namsandong-2ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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0.8 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Located in Central Seoul, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Namsan and Myeongdong Cathedral. It also provides luggage storage, free Wi-Fi and a rooftop terrace.

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OYO Hostel Dongdaemun 1
8.4 Excellent
25-2, Daehak-ro 2-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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2.5 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Situated only a five-minute stroll from Jongno 5-ga Subway Station (Line 1), Air Hostel Dongdaemun offers guests an ideal base while in Seoul. It is also a brief car trip from Gyeongbokgung Palace and Changdeokgung Palace.

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Hostel Korea - Changdeokgung
7.8 Good
85, Donhwamun-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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2.7 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

This Seoul hostel is situated within a 10-minute stroll of Anguk Subway Station (Line 3). It is located a short walk from Bukchon Hanok Village, Changdeokgung Palace and the Jongmyo.

8
Hostel Vanilla 2 Dongdaemun
34-8, Jong-ro 57-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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3.5 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Located a short stroll from Dongdaemun Subway Station (Line 1 & 4), Hostel Vanilla 2 Dongdaemun provides guests with an ideal base while visiting Seoul. Guests can also take advantage of complimentary Wi-Fi throughout their stay.

Cheapest hostels in Seoul, South Korea

Star Hostel Seoul Dongdaemun
6.3 Good
243, Hyoje-Dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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2.5 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

This hostel is located in Central Seoul, just a short stroll from Dongdaemun Market and Heunginjimun. Guests can also make the most of complimentary internet access throughout the property.

₹ 571
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Birdsnest Hostel Hongdae
6.8 Good
18, Yeonnam-ro 3-Gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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6.0 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Birdsnest Hostel Hongdae is located in Seoul and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides a 24-hour reception, an express check-in and check-out feature and bicycle rental.

₹ 734
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That House - Hostel
8.5 Excellent
#29, Shinchon-ro 3ga-Gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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5.2 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

This comfortable guest house in Seoul offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature and a concierge. It also provides an airport shuttle, a tour desk and a safe.

₹ 897
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BB Hongdae Hostel
7.5 Good
36, Donggyo-ro 38-Gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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5.7 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

BB Hongdae Hostel is situated in Seoul and features complimentary Wi-Fi. It is a short drive from Gyeongbokgung Palace and has free private parking on site.

₹ 978
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Inno Hostel & Pub Lounge Hongdae
8.6 Excellent
37-7, World Cup-ro 8-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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6.6 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Inno Hostel & Pub Lounge Hongdae is situated in Mapo-gu, just 20 minutes from Gimpo International Airport. It also provides a coffee bar, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

₹ 978
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Philstay Ehwa Boutique
8.2 Excellent
56-126, Daehyeon-Dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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3.9 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Philstay Ehwa Boutique - Female Only is located in Seoul and features free Wi-Fi. The multiple facilities this trendy hostel offers include luggage storage, a tour desk and a ticket service.

₹ 1,060
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Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel
5.1 Okay
67-6, Yeonnam-ro 1-Gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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6.1 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Kimchee Guesthouse Hongdae is situated in Seoul and is close to local sightseeing spots, including Hongdae Happy Day Spa, Hongdae Area and Rolling Hall. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a tour desk.

₹ 1,141
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Hause Itaewon - Hostel
7.6 Good
11, Hangang-daero 62na-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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2.4 km from city centre, Seoul, South Korea 

Hause Itaewon provides a comfortable setting while in Seoul. It also features a shared kitchen, luggage storage and free Wi-Fi.

₹ 1,223
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Where to stay in Seoul

Facts about staying in Seoul

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Seoul?

    Hostels in Seoul will cost ₹ 2,441 per night on average. However some users found hostels for as low as ₹ 642 per night. A good deal on a Seoul hostel would be ₹ 2,069 per night or less. Keep in mind that booking in March may be more expensive, whereas booking in December is the cheapest month of the year.

  • What’s the best hostel in Seoul?

    While there may be other highly-rated hostels in Seoul, OYO Hostel Dongdaemun 1 is currently the best, based on 66 HotelsCombined reviews and an average rating of 8.4/10.

  • What hostel is closest to Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport?

    Birdsnest Hostel Hongdae is 10.6 km away from Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport, making it the closest Seoul hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Seoul closest to N Seoul Tower?

    57 Myeongdong Hostel happens to be the most popular Seoul hostel near N Seoul Tower among our users. The 57 Myeongdong Hostel has a current rating of 8.2 from 1,074 HotelsCombined travellers. N Seoul Tower is also conveniently located just 1.1 km from this hostel.

  • Should I stay in a Seoul hostel?

    Aside from the fact that Seoul hostels tend to be more affordable than other stay types, they also have a more lively social scene. This social environment is perfect for individuals, couples, and even families who are looking to meet fellow travellers in Seoul.

  • Does Seoul have hostels with “pool” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, there is 1 hostel in Seoul with “pool” listed as an amenity, the most popular being Hostel Tommy (based on user data).