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Borjomi Seoul Boutique Hotel
3 out of 5
98, Cheonho-daero 83-gil, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is ¥5,067 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.2/5Excellent! (204 reviews)

"It’s clean and comfy. Thanks!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Borjomi Seoul Boutique Hotel
Hotel Boutique 9
2.5 out of 5
28, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is ¥6,587 per night from Dec 14 to Dec 15
3.9/5Very Good! (240 reviews)

"Room is big with a lot of space and very comfortable. Love the hot / cold water machine next to the bed."…"

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2019

Hotel Boutique 9
Ramada Encore by Wyndham Seoul Dongdaemun
3.5 out of 5
22, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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3.8/5Good! (796 reviews)

"Clean and reasonable size room. Nice staff. Very convenient location. Beside TheJin coffee shop is excellent."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Ramada Encore by Wyndham Seoul Dongdaemun
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Golden City Hotel Dongdaemun
3 out of 5
377, Cheonho-daero, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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The price is ¥6,665 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.8/5Good! (139 reviews)

"This hotel is located at the fringe of the light industrial area and is a good 15 mins train ride from the shopping zone. Convenience stores are located in close proximity. Some fixtures are in run down state but still workable. Wifi is provided but intermittent. On a whole is a value for money."…"

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2018

Golden City Hotel Dongdaemun
Donggyeong Hotel
3 out of 5
373-4 Jangan 1-dong Dongdaemun-gu Seoul, Korea, Seoul, ICN
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3.8/5Good! (38 reviews)

"Hotel quite a distance from train station, not fun if you have done a lot of shopping and have to walk in the cold weather. Pictures in website deceiving, room condition quite good considering the rates that we have paid. SGD75 per nite. Shower door cannot shut completely and no curtain to separate ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018

Donggyeong Hotel
HUGA HAUS
2 out of 5
48, Hoegi-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul
The price is ¥6,003 per night from Dec 30 to Dec 31
3.7/5Good! (29 reviews)

"Very quiet. Not very clean, kind of run down both room and bath Biggest problem: mosquitoes in room!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2019

HUGA HAUS
VIV Classic Hotel
3 out of 5
84, Janghan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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3.7/5Good! (47 reviews)
If you must...

"There's nothing really wrong with it. It's not as close to the subway as I thought, about 15 minute walk. I was surprised that it received 3 stars. It's not a dump, but not 3 stars either. The neighbor is not bad, but nothing to see or do. It's most industrial, lots of auto shops."…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2014

VIV Classic Hotel
Hotel Unique by Foret
3 out of 5
#254-4, Imun-dong, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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The price is ¥4,408 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.7/5Good! (85 reviews)

"This hotel was not comfortable at all , there was no separate shower in the bathroom and the bed was very uncomfortable. Very hard mattress , even for Korea. Plus the towels were worn out and the sheets had old stains. On the plus side the location was nice and quite, close to small shops and about ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2018

Hotel Unique by Foret
Hotel KP
3.5 out of 5
188-5, Hoegi-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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3.6/5Good! (98 reviews)

"Hotel room was fine in general. A few minor issues - * very bright LEDs on some of the control equipment that was very annoying for night time sleeping. * Seemed to be some sort of automatic door constantly closing and opening either within the hotel or in a nearby building - not noticeable by day, ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2018

Hotel KP
Boutique hotel k Dongdaemun
3 out of 5
341, Cheonho-daero, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is ¥3,118 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.6/5Good! (72 reviews)

"Very good for the price, staff was friendly and helpful. New sheets, robes, and towels daily. Advertise laundry, but non is available. Had to user out coin laundry elsewhere in the area."…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Boutique hotel k Dongdaemun
Dongdaemun Neighbors
2 out of 5
16-18, Hajeong-ro 4-gil, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is ¥1,107 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.6/5Good! (81 reviews)

"Close to station and convenience store. Great facilities!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2018

Dongdaemun Neighbors
Blessing in Seoul
2.5 out of 5
295, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is ¥4,342 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.6/5Good! (199 reviews)
Nice and clean but neglected small details

"Hot water temperature was not consistent, fluctuating. I made a complain but was asked to wait for longer time for water to heat up. Bath towel were old and worn out. Sink without stopper, can't hold water."…"

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2017

Blessing in Seoul
Dongdaemun Guest House
2 out of 5
16, Bomun-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is ¥1,247 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.5/5Good! (111 reviews)
It was Contact-less resting place.

"A page with instructions and entry details with my name was outside the main door. Entered without any reception, and none was required. The place has clean sheets and stuff. Walls were with stains... For a place to sleep, and just sleep, this was fine. Cooking place was available bus without coffee ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Dongdaemun Guest House
G Mini Hotel Dongdaemun
2.5 out of 5
7, Hajeong-ro 5-gil, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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The price is ¥3,602 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.5/5Good! (163 reviews)

"This hotel provides microwave, fridge and water dispenser. Hotel owner i guess, did not speak much probably due to language barrier but always willing to help. The room was compact but adequate and affordable since we just need place to sleep and the hotel location is really near to Sinseol-dong ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

G Mini Hotel Dongdaemun
BENIKEA Hotel FLOWER
2.5 out of 5
269, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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3.4/5 (311 reviews)

"This property, I believe, is more akin to what Koreans refer to as motel, rather than hotel. Fairly overpriced for what it offers: small room, poor amenities, and terrible wifi connections. The only thing that is commendable about this motel is the staff is kind and attentive to your requests, although ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2020

BENIKEA Hotel FLOWER
May Hotel Dongdaemun
2.5 out of 5
6-1, Imun-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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3.3/5 (23 reviews)

"was a love hotel but it was nice"…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2016

May Hotel Dongdaemun
Mi House
2 out of 5
15-1, Bomun-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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3.3/5 (67 reviews)
Cold

"The room heater wass not working for the whole week stay."…"

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2017

Mi House
Hoegi Coop Residence
3 out of 5
7, Hoegi-ro 28-gil, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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3/5 (162 reviews)
not clean

"not clean,old building but i think it best location not for form train."…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2015

Hoegi Coop Residence
K city Hotel
3 out of 5
192-2, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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2.9/5 (51 reviews)
You will have a clean room, but nothing else.

"The place is qiite far from the city center. But it is very close to a subway station and transit center so getting around is not a problem if you are not in a rush. The whole place is basic. Your expectation for a clean room and bed is met, but that is it. It is best to bring your own toiletteries, ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2017

K city Hotel
Sinseoldong Residence
2 out of 5
11-1, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
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2.8/5 (93 reviews)

"didnt see any staff during my stay"…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Sinseoldong Residence
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Frequently asked questions

What can I expect on my historical trip to Dongdaemun?
Significant historical sites in Dongdaemun are likely a big part of your travel plans. During your stay, you can visit the shops.
What's the best hotel in Dongdaemun to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Boutique hotel k Dongdaemun is a top 3-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers onsite laundry facilities and free stocked minibars. Gyeongbok Palace is a short 8-minute drive away. A couple of other options to soak up the local history include Hotel Unique by Foret and Dongdaemun Guest House.
How many historically relevant hotels are located in Dongdaemun?
In Dongdaemun, you’ll find 59 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 22 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the top historical sites and other places in Dongdaemun?
Dongdaemun is notable for landmarks like Uireung. The picturesque setting of Cheonggyecheon and Hongneung Arboretum exemplify the area’s natural beauty. In the area, you’ll also find Dongdaemun History and Culture Park and Bukchon Hanok Village.
What is a historic hotel like in Dongdaemun?
Guests who choose historic hotels have the opportunity to stay in a place officially recognized with a historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can take the form of castles, palaces or even pubs or old police stations — as long as it’s of special interest. These types of hotels in Dongdaemun often preserve original qualities such as period features or traditional architecture within the guestrooms or public spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. The term “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S., while “heritage hotel” is often used in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to focus on the architecture and actual building. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the cultural value that the place has and how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Dongdaemun have modern facilities?
Yes, every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades, but hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and safety features. Visitors should expect the popular amenities you’d get from a hotel such as WiFi, heating and air conditioning, and updated bathroom facilities. When you book a historic hotel in Dongdaemun, it doesn’t mean you will stay in a place that’s rundown.

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