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Seoul - Seoul International YH

Yejang-dong, San 4-5, Jung-gu, Seoul, Korea, Republic of

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Overall Rating 92%

From 13 Reviews

Hostel rating (13)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 95%
Cleanliness 97%
Location 86%
Security 94%
Service 90%
Comfort 92%
Green rating 90%

The hostel is located in Namsan Park, so you can take in the lovely fresh air. It's very close to the downtown area and subway station.

  • Dorm
    From €14.09
10 or more people?

Seoul Hostel

Hostel Seoul

Welcome to our hostel

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.


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Children under the age of 2 are unable to be accommodated under all circumstances.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • A non-member supplement of KRW 19800 per person per night is payable on arrival at hostel.
  • Additional tax is payable at check-in.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine
  • Restaurant onsite
  • Café/Bistro

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Charges Apply
  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Distance - At or next to the hostel

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Basic Shop
  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Open 24 hours

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 82 2 319 1318

Fax. 82 2 319 1314

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Namsan Tower (500m to 1km)
  • Namsangol Traditional Korean Village (At or next to the hostel)
  • Gyeongbok Palace (3 to 5km)

See the full list of attractions



Ideal hostel, a bit sterile but an excellent hostel The booking system needs to be fixed I was told that there was only one bed for one night . I was the only person in the room with about 8 beds and I expect that was the case for a while. Kind Regards Keith Dales


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Fri 13 May 2016

Friendly stuff,I 'll chose again


Avatar for Chien


Sun 14 Feb 2016

the location is a little hard to find. And the name of the hostel is similar to other global hostels.


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Mon 08 Feb 2016

Its location is so nice to connect subway. Also, room is clean and comfortable for us.


Avatar for Takumi


Mon 11 Jan 2016

To anyone booking this hostel: they accept minors. Meaning when I stayed here for two nights there was what I have to assume was a school group right next door to my room. They were noisy and sadly I had to complain to the front staff which only sort of quieted them. For that and the fact he hostel was in the mid levels of a small mountain (I have a bad knee and didn't enjoy the trek up the hill daily) I cancelled two of my 4 (non consecutive) days here. I stayed at Won's Ville instead!


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Wed 28 Oct 2015


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (2 to 3km)
  • Cinema (500m - 1km)
  • City Centre (Less than 500m)
  • Cycle trails (500m - 1km)
  • Golf course (5 to 10km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (Less than 500m)
  • Local market (1 to 2km)
  • Mountainous Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (2 to 3km)
  • National / State Park (2 to 3km)
  • Nightlife (2 to 3km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (500m - 1km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (3 to 5km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (500m - 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (500m - 1km)
  • Theatre (500m - 1km)
  • Wooded Area (Less than 500m)
Getting to us

Getting to us

50km from Inchen Airport. Get off at Sejong Hotel on the 6015 bus
100m Chungmuro station (line #3 and line #4)
10 minute walk to Chungmuro station (line #3 and line #4)
Free onsite parking
3km to Seoul station

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