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Popular hostels in Seoul, South Korea

Discover well-known properties in Seoul, South Korea that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 4,770 hotels in Seoul, South Korea and price data was last updated on 13 May 2024. The average price for a hotel in Seoul, South Korea is S$ 73/night.
These hostels are among the most popular places to stay for users visiting Seoul. If you're not finding the hostel you're looking for and have flexibility with dates, try adjusting the search form at the top of the page for more options.
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15th F, 7-1 Myeongdong1-Ga, Seoul, South Korea
Located under a 10-minute walk from Euljiro-1(il) ga Subway Station (Line 2), Step Inn Myeongdong 1 provides guests with a convenient base while visiting Seoul. It offers city views and free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
8.3
Excellent
2011 reviews
Location
1.4 km from city centre
S$ 37
55, Myeongdong-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
Located amongst a range of popular tourist attractions, shops and eateries, Step Inn Myeongdong 2 is ideal for guests wanting to explore Seoul and its surroundings. It also provides free wireless internet.
Free Wi-Fi
8.1
Excellent
1516 reviews
Location
1.4 km from city centre
S$ 33
5F 19-3, Myeongdong 10-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Situated in Central Seoul, Philstay Myeongdong Metro is a few steps from Myeongdong Cathedral. It is surrounded by a range of restaurants and cafés and is minutes on foot from Myeong-dong Subway Station (Line 4).
Free Wi-Fi
8.0
Excellent
188 reviews
Location
1.2 km from city centre
S$ 88
18-5, Yonsei-ro 2na-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Located under a 10-minute walk from Ehwa Womans Univ. Subway Station (Line 2), Oppa Hostel Seoul offers guests an ideal base when in Seoul. The various facilities this baroque hostel has to offer include free Wi-Fi, valet parking and a rooftop terrace.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
Airport shuttle
9.3
Excellent
112 reviews
Location
4.5 km from city centre
S$ 39
4F, 7 Myeongdong 8ga-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
This hostel is located in Central Seoul, and features luggage storage, a ticket service and a hair salon. Just a short walk from Myeongdong Cathedral, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with slippers, a private bathroom and free wireless internet access.
Free Wi-Fi
8.7
Excellent
952 reviews
Location
1.1 km from city centre
S$ 42
66, Donhwamun-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Situated only a brief stroll from Jongno 3(sam)-ga Subway Station (Line 1 & 3 & 5), Hostel Tommy provides guests with an ideal base while in Seoul. It also provides meeting rooms, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
9.3
Excellent
623 reviews
Location
2.5 km from city centre
S$ 31
11-4, Toegye-ro 22-Gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Located in Central Seoul, this guest house is five minutes from Myeongdong Cathedral. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, free Wi-Fi and luggage storage.
Free Wi-Fi
9.2
Excellent
155 reviews
Location
0.9 km from city centre
S$ 65
27, Yeonhui-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Hostel CLEO is situated in Mapo-gu, just 25 minutes from Gimpo International Airport. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, luggage storage and free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
8.7
Excellent
646 reviews
Location
5.6 km from city centre
S$ 95
3F, 21-7, Myeongdong 8Gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Located in Central Seoul, this hostel is a few minutes away from Myeongdong Cathedral. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a concierge and an express check-in and check-out feature.
Free Wi-Fi
8.1
Excellent
499 reviews
Location
1.2 km from city centre
S$ 72
52, Myeongdong 8ga-Gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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.
Free Wi-Fi
8.6
Excellent
825 reviews
Location
1.1 km from city centre
S$ 83

Tips for booking hostels in Seoul, South Korea

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Seoul, South Korea. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 13 May 2024.
Cheapest month:February
Most expensive month:May
Average price in Seoul:S$ 73/night
Cheapest price found:S$ 22/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Thursday
S$ 28 - S$ 162
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
S$ 32 - S$ 162
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top-rated Seoul, South Korea hostels

Browse through properties in Seoul, South Korea that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 4,770 properties in Seoul, South Korea and data was last updated on 13 May 2024.
These Seoul properties are among the highest rated by our users. Skim through hostel descriptions and user reviews to find the right one for you.
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13/F, 24-28 Chungmuro 1(il)-ga, Seoul, South Korea
1.1 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
S$ 92
Avg. per night
62, Seolleung-ro 90-Gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
7.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
S$ 80
Avg. per night
31, Myeongdong 4-Gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
1.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
S$ 88
Avg. per night
79, Ikseon-Dong, Jongro-gu, Seoul, South Korea
2.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
S$ 53
Avg. per night
43-7, Namsandong-2ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
0.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air conditioning
S$ 64
Avg. per night
25-2, Daehak-ro 2-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
2.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
S$ 54
Avg. per night
85, Donhwamun-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
2.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
S$ 61
Avg. per night
34-8, Jong-ro 57-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
3.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air conditioning
S$ 51
Avg. per night

Cheapest hostels in Seoul, South Korea

Discover affordable stays in Seoul, South Korea that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Seoul, South Korea can be found for as low as S$ 14 per night. There is currently one property in Seoul, South Korea that can be booked for this price. Birdsnest Hostel Hongdae Foreigner only is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Seoul, South Korea. Price data was last updated on 13 May 2024
For those on a budget, these are the cheapest hostels available in Seoul for the selected dates. Prices will typically fluctuate depending on the dates selected, star rating of hostel, and hostel location.
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18, Yeonnam-ro 3-Gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
6.0 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
S$ 14
Avg. per night
43, Dongmak-ro 9-Gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
6.0 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
S$ 14
Avg. per night
243, Hyoje-Dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
2.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air conditioning
S$ 16
Avg. per night
33, Cheonji-ro, Seogwipo, South Korea
0.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
S$ 18
Avg. per night
56-126, Daehyeon-Dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea
3.9 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
S$ 22
Avg. per night
9, Noksapyeong-Daero 32-Gil, Seoul, South Korea
2.1 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air conditioning
S$ 23
Avg. per night
700-31, Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
7.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
S$ 23
Avg. per night
37-7, World Cup-ro 8-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
6.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
S$ 24
Avg. per night

Hostel prices in Seoul, South Korea

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Seoul to help you budget for your trip accordingly. Hotels that are booked the most in each class receive the “Most popular” badge. Hotels with the “Best value” badge are the most popular hotels in Seoul at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on 13 May 2024.
We've come across the following hostels in Seoul with different price and hostel class options. As an added layer, we've also marked the most popular and best value properties in each hostel class.
2 stars
2 stars and under
5F 19-3, Myeongdong 10-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
S$ 88
18-5, Yonsei-ro 2na-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea
S$ 39
700-31, Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
S$ 23
3 stars
3 stars
15th F, 7-1 Myeongdong1-Ga, Seoul, South Korea
S$ 37
9, Myeongdong 8na-Gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
S$ 57
31, Toegye-ro 20-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
S$ 37

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Other accommodations in Seoul, South Korea

Find the perfect theme hotel or holiday rental for your stay in Seoul, South Korea.
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689, Samyang-ro, Seoul, South Korea
12.5 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
S$ 235
Avg. per night
Seoul, South Korea
6.0 km from city centre
Air conditioning
S$ 16
Avg. per night
158, Changgyeonggung-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
2.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
S$ 169
Avg. per night
50 Hyoryeong-ro 53-Gil, Seoul, South Korea
7.6 km from city centre
Air conditioning
S$ 123
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Seoul, South Korea

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Seoul to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 13 May 2024.
Navigate to the areas in Seoul you plan to visit to find hostels that are close by. Users can click on a hostel's name to find more information about it, such as price, reviews, and amenities, and also find different deals for the property.

Facts about staying in Seoul, South Korea

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Seoul to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 13 May 2024.
  • What is the cost of a hostel in Seoul?

    Seoul hostels are S$ 73/night, on average. However, you may find that prices fluctuate depending on the time of year. In March is often the cheapest month to book, and in May is the most expensive month to book a hostel in Seoul. Our users recently found hostels for S$ 22/night - which is currently the lowest price. Keep in mind that we would consider anything in Seoul for S$ 54/night or less a good deal.

  • What’s the best hostel in Seoul?

    Based on rated reviews, the best hostel in Seoul is Slow Citi Guest House. 504 users from HotelsCombined gave the Slow Citi Guest House a 9.3/10 rating.

  • What hostel is closest to Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport?

    It is 10.1 km to get from Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport to Hiseoul Youthhostel (the nearest Seoul hostel to the airport).

  • What is the most popular hostel in Seoul closest to Korea House?

    If you’re looking for a hostel near Korea House while in Seoul, then opt for the popular 57 Myeongdong Hostel with a 8.0/10 review score from 2,141 users. The distance from Korea House to 57 Myeongdong Hostel is 1.0 km.

  • Should I stay in a Seoul hostel?

    Hostels in Seoul tend to have a more active social scene than hotels, so they’re perfect for outgoing travellers looking to meet other people. Seoul hostels are, on average, cheaper than other stays in the city due to their dorm-style sleeping quarters. However, this means you can spend your money elsewhere such as on local tours and events.

  • Does Seoul have hostels with “Kitchen/kitchenette” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, Seoul has 29 hostels with “Kitchen/kitchenette” as a featured amenity. Based on our data, Step Inn Myeongdong 1 is the most popular Seoul hostel with this amenity.

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