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Best Seoul hostels

Most recommended Seoul hostels

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Oppa Hostel Sinchon-Hongdae - Seoul - Front desk
Oppa Hostel Sinchon-Hongdae
9.3 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
Philstay Myeongdong Central Hotel - Seoul - Dining room
Free Wi-Fi
Nabi Hostel
8.9 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi
Chris Hostel
5.6 Fair
Free Wi-Fi

Seoul hostels near the city centre

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How much is a Seoul hostel?

Here are our most popular & best value hostels

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Most expensive month to stay with an average 110% rise in price.
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When to book a hostel in Seoul

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Top tips for finding Seoul hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Seoul, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Seoul in February and October.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Seoul if you stay on a Friday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Tuesday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Seoul hostel.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Seoul

  • What are the best hostels near Hongdae Area?

    Hongdae Area is a popular area in Seoul and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Birdsnest Hostel Hongdae Foreigner only or BB Hongdae Hostel for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Hongdae Area.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Seoul?

    Hostel prices in Seoul can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Seoul is $69 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as $14 in the last 3 days.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Seoul?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Seoul is $69 compared to $164 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Seoul?

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What Seoul hostel guests are talking about

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Hotels about topic

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Hostel Korea Original - Seoul - Bedroom
Hostel Korea Original
6.3 Okay
Free Wi-Fi
Ekonomy Hotel Myeongdong Premier - Seoul - Bedroom
Ekonomy Hotel Myeongdong Premier
8.1 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi
Step Inn Myeongdong 1
8.3 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi

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