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Top 10 Hotels in Mapo

Shilla Stay Mapo
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$81 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,351 reviews)

"City centered / clean room / good restaurant around / Good- clean gym"…"

Reviewed on 28 Jun,2020

Shilla Stay Mapo
L7 Hongdae by LOTTE
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$124 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,380 reviews)

"I have stayed many times in this hotel. Great location in Seoul, close to subway and bus facilities. Very gentle staff, beautiful design and spaces, great view all over Mapo-gu area and amazing roof top! Vegetarian options would be great for breakfast and diner.."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jul,2020

L7 Hongdae by LOTTE
Holiday Inn Express Seoul Hongdae
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is SG$73 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (670 reviews)

"The room was clean and spacious. It was enough for one or two people to stay in. However, the door that closes on the shower and bathroom tends to make the water go all over the place. There should be a better way to stop the water from getting all over the place. Other than that, I had a comfortable ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jun,2020

Holiday Inn Express Seoul Hongdae
Lotte City Hotel Mapo
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$120 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,034 reviews)

"This hotel is beautiful and so comfortable. The bathroom was amazing. The staff are very helpful and pleasant. The hotel is next to a subway station so that is useful. It’s not particularly central in terms of tourist attractions but taxi fares are relatively affordable so it is easy to get ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar,2020

Lotte City Hotel Mapo
RYSE, Autograph Collection
4.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$177 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (630 reviews)

"Great interiors and atmosphere! I loved staying at this hotel, except that the blankets kind of smelled weird. Other than that, I was satisfied spending a night at the room. Make sure to ask for higher floor!"…"

Reviewed on 16 Jul,2020

RYSE, Autograph Collection
Best Western Premier Seoul Garden Hotel
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$80 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (958 reviews)

"Parking during the stay was not convenient. Fitness facilities- very very disappointing. All others are good enough actually more than average."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jun,2020

Best Western Premier Seoul Garden Hotel
Amanti Hotel Seoul
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$104 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (897 reviews)
Awesome experience with Amanti

"Amazing hotel with friendly staff and superb facilities. Right balance between convenience and quietness. Will definitely visit again!"…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb,2020

Amanti Hotel Seoul
Hotel The Designers Hongdae
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is SG$52 per night
3.3/5 (764 reviews)

"I LOVE the oversized bathtub in my room. The coffee machine wasn’t working at the Humming Bella coffee shop / bakery shop. Tea was available though."…"

Reviewed on 1 Apr,2020

Hotel The Designers Hongdae
DW Design Residence
The price is SG$40 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (512 reviews)

"The location is good there's a 7 eleven just across the road. The room are nice and clean, just that you'll need to ask the staff to bring you the heater if you need it"…"

Reviewed on 1 Dec,2019

DW Design Residence
GLAD MAPO
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$92 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (647 reviews)

"Perfect location to use the airport metro and seoul trip"…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar,2020

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About Mapo

MapoGu is a district six kilometres to the west of the downtown area of Seoul, the capital city of South Korea. Mapo is a modern area and headquarters to the nation’s growing K-Pop Industry companies plus government and university buildings.It lies alongside the right bank of the Han River.Sangam-dong is upstream on the Han and a pleasant place for walks in summer.

Don’t Miss

Mapo is limited on major cultural draws and the two most important ones are the Korean Film Museum and Jeoldu-san Martyrs’ Shrine. The shrine and its attached museum are a memorial to 2,000 Christians killed here in the 1860s. The museum houses ancient torture tools, keepsakes of the dead, statues and documents. There is a chapel onsite where prayers are held two times a day.

One of Mapo’s other key sites is the Seoul World Cup Park. This area is actually five parks in separate zonesplus the national football stadium. Both the South Korean and FC Seoul teams are based at the 67,000-seat stadium. The stadium houses a sports themed museum and a shopping centre. PyeonghwaPeace Park is beside the stadium and its famous fountains.

Of the other four parks, Haneul is a must-visit location. Steps lead up a hillwhich offers lovely views of the parks and their surroundings.Noeul is the place to see deer and other wild animals plus a collection of 21st century sculptures. A bonus of choosing this part of Seoul to stay in is convenient transport links. Three city train lines serve Mapo.

Restaurants and Bars

Mapo provides visitors with a nice collection of dining choices. In addition to being able to sample Korean favourites like charcoal-grilled beef and sweet pork ribs there are a few international options. These include McDonald’s, and Spanish and Mexican eateries. Gusto Taco claims it serves the best nachos, tacos and burritos in Korea. The Hongdaearea of Mapo is famed for its bars, clubs and live-music venues.

Shopping

Mapois not famous for its shopping opportunities. Despite this, there are a few shops where people can buy trendy clothing and souvenirs such as dolls and paintings. 7-11 is among the convenience stores and stocks most of the basic items travellers need. There is a cluster of shops on Seogyo-dong Road.

Frequently asked questions

What is Mapo like?
Mapo is a neighbourhood that people enjoy for its array of dining options. Experience the best of Mapo with a visit to YG Entertainment Building, Seoul World Cup Stadium and Haneul Park.
Where is the best hotel for a stay in Mapo?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, DAOL guest house is the highest ranked property in Mapo. This 3-star guesthouse offers free WiFi and a free manager’s reception. It is located a short 13-minute walk from Hongik University. Other top choices in the neighbourhood include RYSE, Autograph Collection and GLAD MAPO.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Mapo, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available in Mapo.
What is there to do around this Seoul neighbourhood?
You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Trickeye Museum, War and Women’s Human Rights Museum or Kim Koo Museum & Library during your stay in Mapo. YG Entertainment Building and Seoul World Cup Stadium are some other stops worth a visit in the neighbourhood. Haneul Park, Mangwon Market and Mangridan-gil are just a few of the places to visit in and around Mapo. Hongdae Music Show Theatre and Mecenatpolis Mall are also worth a visit when you’re out sightseeing in Seoul.
How can I get around Mapo and the greater Seoul area?
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Mangwon Station, Hapjeong Station or Hongik University Station.

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