If location, location, location is what you want, then Seoul International Youth Hostel is the place to stay. Located in Namsan Park, very close to the downtown area, Namsangol Traditional Korean Village and N-Seoul Tower are a 10 minute walk and Cheonggyecheon recreational park is a 15 minute walk.
Facilities include restaurant, self-catering kitchen, Internet access, laundry, rock-climbing site and a free pick up service by way of reservation. For a little bit of fun the hostel organises a ‘Gangnam Style’ tour! See the history of the Gangnam district and how much the area has changed.
Dongdaemun, Namdaemun Market, Insa dong and Gyeongbok Palace are all 10 minutes by subway. Also visit the Namsan Park which is one of the biggest parks in Seoul.
What travellers think
Fri 26 Jun 2015
There's a hanok village super nearby. Its a nice place to walk and enjoy
Mon 25 May 2015
Budget meal tip
Myeongdong area, very near to the hostel. Street food, local cuisine at restaurants, cafes; take your pick, there's everything for everyone :D
Sat 09 May 2015