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Dongdaemun Guest House

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Soundproofing, free WiFi
Soundproofing, free WiFi
Soundproofing, free WiFi
Soundproofing, free WiFi

Overview of Dongdaemun Guest House

Dongdaemun Guest House

2 out of 5

3.6/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
130-810, Seoul, Seoul, 16, Bomun-ro, Dongdaemun-gu

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCheonggyecheon7 min walk
  • Popular LocationKorea University8 min walk
  • Popular LocationDongdaemun History and Culture Park7 min drive
  • AirportSeoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.)23 min drive

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About this area

Seoul

Located in Seoul's Dongdaemun neighborhood, Dongdaemun Guest House is near a metro station. Heunginjimun and Bukchon Hanok Village are notable landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Myeongdong Street and Namdaemun Market. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Seoul Olympic Stadium or Jamsil Arena.

What's nearby

  • Cheonggyecheon - 7 min walk
  • Korea University - 8 min walk
  • Korea House - 4 min drive
  • National Theater of Korea - 4 min drive
  • Dongdaemun History and Culture Park - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Sinseol-dong Station - 2 min walk
  • Haengsin Station - 20 min drive
  • Gimpo Intl. Airport (GMP) - 23 min drive

About this property

Dongdaemun Guest House

Seoul guesthouse in Dongdaemun, walk to Cheonggyecheon
This smoke-free guesthouse features laundry facilities, express check-in, and free WiFi in public areas. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and hair dryers. For a bit of entertainment, LED TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and rice cookers.
Dongdaemun Guest House offers 20 air-conditioned accommodations with rice cookers and slippers. 24-inch LED televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Seoul guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 24-inch LED TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Rice cooker

More

  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 11 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: KRW 80000 per vehicle (one way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

National rating

For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

Property is also known as

Dongdaemun Guest House
Dongdaemun Guest House Guesthouse
Dongdaemun House house
Dongdaemun Guest House Seoul
Dongdaemun Guest House Guesthouse
Dongdaemun Guest House Guesthouse Seoul

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Overall score and ratings

3.6

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 27 out of 113 reviews
5 - Excellent 24%
Rating 4 - Good. 35 out of 113 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 34 out of 113 reviews
3 - Okay 30%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 113 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 9 out of 113 reviews
1 - Terrible 8%

3.3/5

Cleanliness

3.8/5

Staff & service

2.4/5

Amenities

3.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
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 or anything bread...! Stayed two nights with wife and baby!! Small double bed room. Subway and bus station were at walking distance. It was easy to go to dongdaemun or itaewon or Seoul Station.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020

3/5 Okay

Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Worn but cheap
We stayed 6 nights in a twin 'bunkbed' room. The accomodation was fair value as it was cheap, beds were comfy, had Aircon and although basic you got a free breakfast with coffee. There are downsides with it being cheap as it is pretty well worn. Our toilet was broken with the pump running water through the cistern all of the time, the fix was to turn the water valve off at night to stop the sound, but you then had to turn it back on to do the toilet, also the fan in the bathroom intermittently made a loud screeching sound and the toilet smelled after showering. The host was quick to respond when we highlighted issues and fixed what he could. If on a tight budget, it is ok for a few nights.
Stayed 7 nights in Oct 2019

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with group
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Avoid this hostel
TLDR: look for a another option. If their policy let us check out early and refund the remaining days we would have - and it was still a near thing. The good: it’s cheap, you’ve got your own bathroom, there’s wifi, toast and jam, your pretty close to bus and train stations and they let you to check in late even if through a flawed process (see “worst” below). The bad: It says there’s a partial reception - we were there 5 nights and we never saw anyone despite coming and going at varying times. It’s in a sketchy looking neighborhood. The hostel and rooms are also very run down and dirty looking. I’ve included pictures. In five nights, they did not change our sheets once despite appearing to (my bed was made once but a chocolate stain from the night before remained) and it was dusty under the bed. The worst: They have a poor security policies. Due to some travel delays we didn’t arrive at the hostel till well after check in. We’d emailed them last minute to inform them of this possibility but hadn’t received a reply back before we took off - they sent us a response with the entry code for the front door but we couldn’t reply because we’d lost our Internet and it was nearly midnight before we got it back. Likely because they hadn’t received a response, the hostel decided to take a laminated card with my name on it with the ENTRY CODE in it and TAPED IT TO THE FRONT DOOR. And that card looked reused. Needless to say, we kept our door bolted whenever we were there.
Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The location is great, very near subway and easy to take a bus. The host is so kind. He let us check-in before the time. Thank you.
Stayed 5 nights in Aug 2019