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Hostels in Seoul, South Korea

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Popular hostels in Seoul, South Korea

Discover well-known properties in Seoul, South Korea that are favored by visitors more than others. There are 4,956 hotels in Seoul, South Korea and price data was last updated on June 20, 2024. The average price for a hotel in Seoul, South Korea is $49/night.
These hostels are among the most popular places to stay for users visiting Seoul. Try adjusting the dates or room and guest combinations if you're not seeing the options you're looking for.
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18-5, Yonsei-ro 2na-gil, 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
119 reviews
Location
2.8 mi from city centre
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
869 reviews
Location
0.7 mi from city centre
20-12, Jong-ro 65-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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).
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
6.2
Good
1086 reviews
Location
2.4 mi from city centre
13, Jangseungbaegi-ro 26-Gil, Dongjak-gu, Seoul, South Korea
The Core Albergue - Hostel is set in Seoul and is within a short walk of local sightseeing spots, such as Noryangjin Fisheries Wholesale Market. Guests can also make the most of free internet access.
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
8.1
Excellent
230 reviews
Location
3.8 mi from city centre
31, Toegye-ro 20-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
The Cube Hotel Seoul is situated in Central Seoul, just 35 minutes from Gimpo International Airport. It also offers a tour desk, a safe and free Wi-Fi.
Free Wi-Fi
8.1
Excellent
477 reviews
Location
0.5 mi from city centre
141, Sinchon-ro, Seoul, South Korea
Wegoinn Hostel is set in Seoul and is within a 10-minute walk of Sinchon Subway Station (Line 2). It provides free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a concierge.
Free Wi-Fi
8.8
Excellent
1179 reviews
Location
2.6 mi from city centre
18, Yeonnam-ro 3-Gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
This Seoul hostel is located within a 10-minute walk of Hongik Univ. Subway Station (Line 2). Guests can also make the most of free internet access throughout the property.
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
7.2
Good
546 reviews
Location
3.7 mi from city centre
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
683 reviews
Location
1.5 mi from city centre
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
8.8
Excellent
683 reviews
Location
3.5 mi from city centre

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 June 20, 2024.
Cheapest month:November
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Seoul:$49/night
Cheapest price found:$9/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$30 - $88
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$33 - $88
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 4,956 properties in Seoul, South Korea and data was last updated on June 20, 2024.
Some of the very best Seoul hostels as rated by our users. Take a look at user reviews to learn why these properties were rated the best.
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62, Seolleung-ro 90-Gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
4.8 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
$61
Avg. per night
31, Myeongdong 4-Gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
0.7 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$66
Avg. per night
79, Ikseon-Dong, Jongro-gu, Seoul, South Korea
1.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$38
Avg. per night
43-7, Namsandong-2ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
0.5 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air Conditioning
$47
Avg. per night
25-2, Daehak-ro 2-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
1.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
$40
Avg. per night
85, Donhwamun-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
1.7 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$43
Avg. per night
34-8, Jong-ro 57-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
2.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air Conditioning
$38
Avg. per night
700-31, Yeoksam-dong, Seoul, South Korea
4.5 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$22
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 $17 per night. There is currently one property in Seoul, South Korea that can be booked for this price. Philstay Ehwa Boutique - Female Only is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Seoul, South Korea. Price data was last updated on June 20, 2024
Out of the hostels in Seoul we've come across, these properties are priced the lowest. If you have flexibility with arrival and departure, use the search form to compare prices for other dates.
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56-126, Daehyeon-Dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea
2.4 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$17
Avg. per night
43, Toegye-ro 18-gil, Seoul, South Korea
0.5 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$19
Avg. per night
89-20, Musumak-Gil, Seongdong-gu, Seoul, South Korea
1.7 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$23
Avg. per night
243, Hyoje-Dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
1.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Air Conditioning
$25
Avg. per night
31, Mapo-Daero 12-Gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
1.9 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$27
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 June 20, 2024.
A breakdown of the average price per hostel class in Seoul. For added insight, we've also noted the most popular and best value hostels within each hostel class.
2 stars
2 stars and under
18-5, Yonsei-ro 2na-gil, Seoul, South Korea
52, Myeongdong 8ga-Gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
3 stars
3 stars
15, Daehak-ro 2-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
9, Myeongdong 8na-Gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
31, Toegye-ro 20-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea

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Other accommodations in Seoul, South Korea

Find the perfect theme hotel, hostel or vacation rental for your stay in Seoul, South Korea. There are 4,956 properties in Seoul, South Korea and price data was last updated on June 20, 2024. The average price for a hotel in Seoul, South Korea is $49/night.
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Seoul, South Korea
3.7 mi from city centre
Air Conditioning
$29
Avg. per night
158, Changgyeonggung-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
1.7 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$98
Avg. per night
50 Hyoryeong-ro 53-Gil, Seoul, South Korea
4.7 mi from city centre
Air Conditioning
$108
Avg. per night
35-20, Seongbuk-ro 8-Gil, Seoul, South Korea
2.9 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$398
Avg. per night
94, Banghwa-Daero, Gangseo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
9.3 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
$111
Avg. per night
92, Mapo-daero, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
2.2 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$117
Avg. per night
60, Jangchungdan-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
0.7 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
$407
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Seoul, South Korea

Explore different neighborhoods and areas within Seoul to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on June 20, 2024.
Utilize the map to find properties close to the Seoul area(s) or attractions you plan on visiting. Clicking a property's name will unlock more information and allow you to book that particular hostel.

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 June 20, 2024.
  • What is the cost of a hostel in Seoul?

    On average, it’s $49/night for a hostel in Seoul, though $29/night or less would be considered a good deal. The least expensive hostel our users have found recently was for $9/night in Seoul. Try to avoid booking your hostel in July (the most expensive month). Booking in May (the cheapest month) could save you money.

  • What’s the best hostel in Seoul?

    Based on our data, Hiseoul Youthhostel is the best Seoul hostel, with a rating of 8.6/10 from 492 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport?

    If you’re looking for hostels in Seoul that aren’t far from Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport, then the closest one is Ho Home Tel, which is 6.1 mi away.

  • What area of Seoul is most popular to stay in?

    While there are other neighborhoods throughout Seoul, 43% of HotelsCombined users searched for hostels in Ilsandong-gu in the past 12 months, making it a popular choice. Ymca Goyang Youth Hostel is our most popular hostel in this area.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Seoul closest to Gyeongbokgung Palace?

    If you’re looking for a hostel near Gyeongbokgung Palace while in Seoul, then opt for the popular Hostel Korea - Changdeokgung with a 8.5/10 review score from 597 users. The distance from Gyeongbokgung Palace to Hostel Korea - Changdeokgung is 0.8 mi.

  • Should I stay in a Seoul hostel?

    Staying at a hostel in Seoul is a great way to save money, as hostels are often less expensive than hotels and vacation rentals. Hostels are ideal for solo travelers due to their dorm-style sleeping arrangements (though some hostels do offer private rooms).

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

    Yes, Seoul has 1 hostel with “Pool” as a featured amenity. Based on our data, Hostel Tommy is the most popular Seoul hostel with this amenity.

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