Get away to Dongdaemun! Enjoy the university life, forests, and riverfront.

Venture to top sights like Cheonggyecheon as you discover Dongdaemun—an area also notable for its shopping.

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Shopping, Universities and Forests

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Top Hotels in Dongdaemun

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Ramada Encore Seoul Dongdaemun
3.5 out of 5
22, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
¥3,562/night
Aug 25 - Aug 26
3.8/5Good! (636 reviews)

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Korea University and Cheonggyecheon. Dongdaemun Market and Heunginjimun are also within 1 mi ...

3.8/5Good! (636 reviews)

"shower curtain was very short, just hanging in the air does not come down to the bathtub, so when i was taking a shower water was all over the floor.. overall, i think what you paid is what you get! ive got my room for really cheap price, so ive got a really small and quite old room (and i really ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2019

Ramada Encore Seoul Dongdaemun
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INNOSTAY HOTEL
3.5 out of 5
302, Cheonho-daero, Seongdong-gu, Seoul
¥5,463/night
Sep 1 - Sep 2
4.4/5Excellent! (420 reviews)

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Hanyang University Medical Center, Korea University, and Dongdaemun Market. Changdeokgung Palace and ...

4.4/5Excellent! (420 reviews)

"Very comfortable staying at this hotel except the staff at cafe is rather rude"…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

INNOSTAY HOTEL
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IBC HOTEL
4 out of 5
241, Nangye-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
¥6,757/night
Sep 1 - Sep 2
4.4/5Wonderful! (878 reviews)

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cheonggyecheon and Korea University. Dongdaemun Market and Heunginjimun are also within 1 mi ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (878 reviews)

"good hotel, very clean, very nice room, location ok"…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2019

IBC HOTEL
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THE RECENZ Dongdaemun Hotel
3.5 out of 5
383 Cheonho-daero, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul
¥4,240/night
Sep 16 - Sep 17
4.2/5Excellent! (129 reviews)

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Sejong University Museum, Korea University, and Cheonggyecheon. Children's Grand Park and Konkuk University ...

4.2/5Excellent! (129 reviews)

"Hotel was nice and staff are friendly. Facility is just okay. It is close to train and bus station😊."…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019

THE RECENZ Dongdaemun Hotel
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Boutique hotel k Dongdaemun
3 out of 5
341, Cheonho-daero, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
¥3,053/night
Aug 22 - Aug 23
3.2/5 (23 reviews)

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Cheonggyecheon and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Korea University. Sejong University Museum and Seoul Forest ...

3.2/5 (23 reviews)

"I liked the size of the room for the price we payed for it. I did have a night where the ac wasn’t working and couldn’t sleep because of that."…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2018

Boutique hotel k Dongdaemun
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BENIKEA Hotel FLOWER
2.5 out of 5
269, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
¥2,650/night
Aug 26 - Aug 27
3.4/5Good! (267 reviews)

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kyunghee University, Korea University, and Cheonggyecheon. Dongdaemun Market and Heunginjimun are ...

3.4/5Good! (267 reviews)

"Very close to buss stops and train stations, also had a multitude of restaurants and shops around it."…"

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2019

BENIKEA Hotel FLOWER

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Jongno
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Itaewon
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