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Guesthouse in Jongno-gu

These are the budget guesthouses around Jongno-gu area as per KNTO.
Rate may vary during peak season, so check the rate carefully before booking.
I compared how far each guesthouses via subway from Myeongdong Station (the place that I like ^^) so you may get the rough idea of the location. If you like the guesthouse but don’t mind the long journey to Myeongdong, by all means follow your heart. Nevertheless, enjoy Seoul!!

Note:  900 won if you use T-Money pass otherwise the basic fee is 1000 won for subway.

Rainbow Guesthouse
Room Min 50,000 won to max 100,000 won
Gyeongbokgung Station, Seoul Subway line 3, Exit #3
Gyeongbokgung to Myeongdong by subway: 15 minutes, 5 stations, 4.1 km, 900 won, transfer at Chungmuro Station

Backpackers Inside
Room Min 28,000 won to max 80,000 won
Hyehwa Station, Line 4
Hyehwa to Myeongdong by subway: 7 minutes, 4 stations, 4.2 km, 900 won, No transfer station

Eugene’s house
Room Min 60,000 won to max 250,000 won
Hyehwa Station, Line 4
Hyehwa to Myeongdong by subway: 7 minutes, 4 stations, 4.2 km, 900 won, No transfer station

Room Min 30,000 won to max 110,000 won

Hyehwa Station, Line 4
Hyehwa to Myeongdong by subway: 7 minutes, 4 stations, 4.2 km, 900 won, No transfer station

Hostel Korea

Room Min 25,000 won to max 40,000 won

Subway Lines 1, 2 Sinseoldong Station; Line 6 Dongmyo Station
Shinseoldong to Myeongdong by subway: 18 minutes, 5 stations, 4 km, 900 won, Transfer at Dongdaemun station

Dongmyo Station 

to Myeongdong by subway: 16 minutes, 4 stations, 3.3 km, 900 won, Transfer at Dongdaemun station

Room Min 20,000 won to max 75,000 won
Anguk Station, Line 3, Exit 4
Anguk to Myeongdong by subway: 13 minutes, 4 stations, 3 km, 900 won, Transfer at Chungmuro Station

Yeha Guesthouse
Room Min 35,000 won to max 80,000 won
Anguk Station, Line 3, Exit 6
Anguk to Myeongdong by subway: 13 minutes, 4 stations, 3 km, 900 won, Transfer at Chungmuro Station

Room Min 19,000 won to max 58,000 won
Jongno-3 ga Station, Line 1, Exit 7

Jongno-3 ga to Myeongdong by subway: 11 minutes, 3 stations, 2 km, 900 won, Transfer at Chungmuro Station

Note: Actually you could walk from Jongno to Myeongdong because they are next to each other. Just walk along the Cheongyecheon stream and without you realizing it, you are already heading for Myeongdong. 

Guesthouse Korea

Room Min 19,000 won to max 40,000 won
Anguk Station , Line 3 , 

Exit 3 and 4
Jongno 3(sam)-ga Station,  
Line 1/3/5
, Exit 7 

Anguk to Myeongdong by subway: 13 minutes, 4 stations, 3 km, 900 won, Transfer at Chungmuro Station

Jongno-3 ga to Myeongdong by subway: 11 minutes, 3 stations, 2 km, 900 won, Transfer at Chungmuro Station
 
Note: This guesthouse is a stone throw away from Chandeok Palace. That’s how near it is to that beautiful palace and from the guesthouse you can reach Insadong by walking in 5 minutes! However, you have to walk a bit far from Anguk Station.
Room Min 12,000 won to max 33,000 won
Hyehwa Station, Line 4
Hyehwa to Myeongdong by subway: 7 minutes, 4 stations, 4.2 km, 900 won, No transfer station
Note: The guesthouse is situated around the Daehangno streets (universities) area. The place is very lively and food is pretty cheap around there because of the students. I love the host and her friends. They are very warm and sometimes her friends will perform reggae music!! ^^
Room Min 40,000 won to max 60,000 won
Jongno 3-Ga, Line 5, Exit 6 or 7
Jongno 3-ga to Myeongdong by subway: 10 minutes, 3 stations, 2 km, 1000 won, transfer at Chungmuro Station

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  • littlenailofar

    kak zarina,

    kalau ada button like macam facebook, confirm dah saya like memanjang ^^

    this post is really great info!! sekarang dah tau dah serba sikit tang mana nak tido nnti…

    kena kumpul byk2 info b4 gi korea. hopefully dpt gi next year ^^

    apapun, thanks akak for sharing this with us!!

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  • SD

    what to do. other hostel dont have enough room for us. even hostel korea don't have that empty room but they give us special excuses by letting 3 person for double room.Hope we don't have to struggle with hangul signboard.

  • Anonymous

    Hi Zarina,

    Gi sana this jun – jul.. summer 🙁
    kata this time hujan..
    maybe go for namsan guesthouse..
    your info : the best.. thank you

    Suraiya.

  • Sue

    Salam kak Zarina,

    Nak tanya, hostel yang di atas ney semua dekat tak dgn subway station? Saya mencari guesthouse/motel/hostel yang sangat2 close dgn subway..any suggestion?

    Thank you 🙂

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