The Capsule Myeongdong

The Capsule Myeongdong

Guest house

23, Toegye-ro 45-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea

ExcellentBased on 438 reviews


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About The Capsule Myeongdong

THE CAPSULE Myeongdong is situated in Seoul and is close to local attractions, including Namsangol Hanok Village and Dongguk University. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a concierge and a dry cleaning s...

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To Downtown

1.0 mi




Check-in time

4:00 PM

Check-out time

12:00 PM


Free Wi-Fi

Payment & Cancellation

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Front desk number

+82 (0) 109 743 1986

Amenities at The Capsule Myeongdong

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Earplugs
  • Quiet street view
  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Reading light
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Cribs available
  • Feather pillow
  • Adults only
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Shampoo
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Adapter
  • Slippers
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Socket near the bed
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • No smoking
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Carpeted
  • Air-conditioned
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • City view
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Desk
  • Privacy curtain
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Washing machine
  • Storage available
  • Private parking


  • Concierge service
  • Laundry service
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Key access

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Reviews for The Capsule Myeongdong

GreatBased on 438 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Friendly staff, good location, value for money" (in 12 reviews)
  • good the staff where friendly (in 11 reviews)
  • Good location Good bed/ capsule Clean showers Easy system for entrance. (in 5 reviews)
Cons -
  • The capsules were super dirty. (in 5 reviews)
  • Which made my sleep somewhat uncomfortable. (in 2 reviews)
  • "On that note, no one confirmed my identity they just let me check in." (in 1 review)

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Where is The Capsule Myeongdong

Most Popular Landmarks

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Dongdaemun Design Plaza0.7 mi
Namdaemun Market1.2 mi
Gwanghwamun1.5 mi

Getting Around

Seoul Bus1.7 mi
Seoul Cheongnyangni3.0 mi
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FAQs when booking at The Capsule Myeongdong

Is pricing at The Capsule Myeongdong comparable to 1 star hotels in Seoul?

The Capsule Myeongdong is generally less than the average price of 1 star hotels in Seoul. On average, you can expect to pay $57 per night in Seoul. The Capsule Myeongdong will run you $19 per night, which is 67% cheaper than the Seoul average.

How close is The Capsule Myeongdong to the nearest airport, Seoul Gimpo Intl?

At just 11 mi apart, the expected drive time from the nearest airport, Seoul Gimpo Intl, to The Capsule Myeongdong is 0h 21m. The estimated drive time may vary depending on high and low traffic times in the surrounding area. This is especially true for metro areas.

What is the best way for guests to get from Seoul Gimpo Intl to The Capsule Myeongdong?

The Capsule Myeongdong has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in Seoul, renting a car for around $89/day may be the best option. This will give you the ability to get to and from Seoul Gimpo Intl, and also give you the flexibility to get around the area. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for The Capsule Myeongdong guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Seoul.

How close is The Capsule Myeongdong from the Seoul city center?

The center of Yegwan-dong, Seoul, is just 0 mi away from the front doors of The Capsule Myeongdong. You can find many fellow tourists at places such as Bongeunsa, which you can get to from The Capsule Myeongdong using any means of transportation.

What is the The Capsule Myeongdong phone number?

If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +82 (0) 109 743 1986 to talk to a The Capsule Myeongdong front desk representative.

Does The Capsule Myeongdong have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, The Capsule Myeongdong has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at The Capsule Myeongdong?

The Capsule Myeongdong check-out time is 12:00 PM, though late check-out may be accommodated if agreed in advance with the hotel reception.

How much does it cost to stay at The Capsule Myeongdong, Seoul?

The Capsule Myeongdong room prices depend on your dates, room type and availability. The average price found recently is $19/night, with the best deals starting from $14/night. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

Does The Capsule Myeongdong have a laundry service?

The Capsule Myeongdong does have a laundry service. Contact the property for details.

How far is The Capsule Myeongdong from Gyeongbokgung Palace?

The Capsule Myeongdong is a good place to stay to see Gyeongbokgung Palace. It’s 2 mi away.

Is The Capsule Myeongdong close to Gwanghwamun?

Gwanghwamun is also a popular place to see in Seoul. It is 1 mi from The Capsule Myeongdong.