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Rollaway beds, free WiFi
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Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel

2 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Kitchen
  • Parking Available
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationGyeongui Line Forest Park3 min walk
    Popular LocationHongik University7 min walk
    Popular LocationStyleNanda Flagship store8 min walk
    AirportSeoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.)49 min drive

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  • Comfort Duplex, 1 Bedroom, Mezzanine

    Room amenities

    • 51 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 7
    • 3 Single Beds and 2 Single Bunk Beds
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  • Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • City Triple Room, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, City View

    Room amenities

    • 34 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 3 Single Beds
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  • Family Room (1 Queen + 2 Single)

    Room amenities

    • 34 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds
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About this area


In the entertainment district, Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel is in Seoul's Mapo neighbourhood, a walkable area with good shopping. Gyeongbok Palace and Bukchon Hanok Village are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Haneul Park and Namsan Park. Check out an event or a game at Seoul World Cup Stadium, and consider making time for Gwacheon National Science Museum, a top attraction not to be missed. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including a ski shuttle. Guests appreciate the hostel's convenience for public transportation: Hongik University Station is 3 minutes on foot and Hapjeong Station is 14 minutes.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Gyeongui Line Forest Park - 3 min walk
  • Hongik University - 7 min walk
  • StyleNanda Flagship store - 8 min walk
  • Yeonnam-dong Community Service Center - 13 min walk
  • Mecenatpolis Mall - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Hongik University Station - 3 min walk
  • Haengsin Station - 12 min drive
  • AirportSeoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.) - 49 min drive
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About this property

Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel

Simple base for skiers with a shuttle to the slopes
A perfect getaway for skiers, Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel's guests will appreciate on-site conveniences such as laundry facilities and multilingual staff. All 6 rooms have free WiFi, and feature kitchenettes with fridges, hobs and microwaves. Other amenities available to guests include coffee/tea makers, free bottled water and hairdryers.
Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel offers 6 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Kitchenettes offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in August 2017.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (KRW 15000 per day)
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Ski shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily

Family friendly

  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean


  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Renovated guest rooms – August 2017
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Cleaning supplies
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Free bottled water
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Toaster



Check-in from 3 PM - 1 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - midnight
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for KRW 30000.0 per day.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: KRW 75000 per vehicle
  • Self-parking fee: KRW 15000 per day
  • Late check-out fee: 50 per cent of room rate (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: KRW 30000.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Hongdae Guesthouse House Seoul
Hongdae Guesthouse House
Hongdae Guesthouse Seoul
Hongdae Guesthouse Hostel Seoul
Hongdae Guesthouse Hostel
Hongdae Guesthouse
Hongdae Hostel Seoul
Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel Seoul
Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel?
Self-parking is available for KRW 15000 per day.
What time is check-in at Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 1 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a 50% fee (subject to availability).
Does Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs (available on request). A fee of KRW 75000 per vehicle applies.
Where is Hongdae Guesthouse - Hostel located?
Located near the slopes, this Mapo hostel is situated in a shopping district and within 1 mile (2 km) of Trickeye Museum, Hongik University and YG Entertainment Building. Ewha Woman's University and Seoul World Cup Stadium are also within 3 miles (5 km). Hongik University Station is only a 3-minute walk and Hapjeong Station is 14 minutes.
Rating 5 - Excellent. 59 out of 96 reviews
5 - Excellent 61%
Rating 4 - Good. 30 out of 96 reviews
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Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 96 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 96 reviews
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Very convenient for travelling. The amenity in the room is really good.
Stayed 7 nights in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

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Mary is very kind and friendly. This guesthouse is located just next to the train station exit 1. The best location.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Great experience
My room on the 15th floor had the most AMAZING view!!! Check-in was friendly and efficient, the room perfect for my stay.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 8 nights in Jun 2019

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