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Seoul is a dynamic city with a rich history and delicious cuisine. Seoul's hostels are affordable and of excellent quality, often located in party areas like Hongdae and Itaewon, but you'll find others in quieter regions as well.
Take a closer look at these awesome hostels with private rooms in Seoul that guarantee both a great atmosphere and a feeling of privacy. Here are the absolute top picks.
Quick answer: The Best Hostels in Seoul with Private Rooms
Zzzip Guesthouse in Hongdae, a family-style hostel in the central and vibrant neighborhood of Hongdae, is the perfect place to stay for those looking to experience the nightlife of the are. Only a 10-minute walk away from the area and a 3-minute walk to Hapjeong Station), guests have easy access to major attractions in just 15 minutes.
Zzzip Guesthouse in Hongdae features a shared kitchen, a common lounge, and free WiFi throughout the property. Gimpo International Airport is only a 20-minute drive away, making it an easy and convenient option for travelers.
Available Private Rooms:Quadruple Room, Single Room with Private Bathroom, Double Room with Private Bathroom, Twin Room with Private Bathroom, Triple Room with Private Bathroom.
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Jin's Paradise is a fantastic hostel with uniquely themed rooms and friendly staff. Their rooftop offers entertaining events, including weekend Korean BBQ parties (not available in winter). The hostel offers a fun and relaxed atmosphere and provides many amenities such as free coffee and tea, laundry, city maps and tips, bicycle rentals, transportation card rentals, daily events, opportunities to meet locals, and free lockers.
Located in the heart of Seoul, Jin's Paradise offers air-conditioned rooms, a garden, a shared lounge, a terrace, a bar, and barbecue facilities. Guests can play darts and enjoy hiking and cycling in the area. Hongik University and Hongik University Station are just a short walk away.
Available Private Rooms:Deluxe Double Room with Extra Bed, Double Room with Shared Bathroom.
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Hostel Tommy is conveniently located just a 3-minute walk from Exit 7 of Jongno 3-ga Subway Station. Here, guests can unwind in the shared lounge and take advantage of the computers available. A simple yet satisfying breakfast of toast, cereals, jam, and coffee is served daily.
The 24-hour front desk allows guests to store their luggage, while Hostel Tommy also offers fax and photocopying facilities.
The hostel is located just a minute's walk from Ikseon-dong and a nine-minute walk from the art galleries and Korean restaurants situated on Insa-dong Culture Street. The property is also conveniently located just a two-minute drive from Changdeokgung Palace.
Available Private Rooms:Deluxe Double Room - Netflix, Deluxe Twin Room - Netflix, Family Room for 4 pax - Netflix, Party Room, Mini Single Room - Netflix, Family Room for 5 pax - Netflix, Party Room, Triple Room - Netflix Pkg, Mini Bunker Twin Room.
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Seoul Forest Stay is a newly-renovated hostel located in central Seoul, surrounded by beautiful nature and a comfortable atmosphere. The property offers a rooftop terrace and a shared kitchen. The guesthouse also provides airport transportation and bicycle rentals. Bed linen and towels are also provided.
The location is convenient, with two subway stations just a three-minute walk away and easy access from anywhere in the city. Guests at Seoul Forest Stay can also enjoy nearby attractions such as the Han River, Seoul Forest Park, and unique cafes, restaurants, bakeries, and hand-craft shops.
Available Private Rooms:Single Room, Double Room, Twin Room, Basic Triple Room with Shared Bathroom, Family Room with Shared Bathroom.
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Hithere Guesthouse, located just a short 5-minute walk from Hongdae Station in the center of Seoul, has recently undergone a complete renovation in May 2022 to ensure a comfortable and convenient stay for all guests.
Hithere Guesthouse offers a unique common room designed with a modern style that includes a 120” movie screen, which all overnight guests can enjoy at a discounted rate.
This common space also serves as the perfect venue for private events or small gatherings.
This hostel in Seoul with private rooms provides air-conditioned rooms, a garden, free WiFi and a terrace. With a 9-minute walk to Hongik University, 2.9 km to Ewha Women’s University and 5 km to Seoul Station, guests are conveniently located to explore all that Seoul has to offer.
Available Private Rooms:Twin Room with Private Bathroom, Family Room with Private Bathroom, Double Room with Private Bathroom.
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Time Travelers Relax Guesthouse in Hongdae is the perfect place for solo travelers or couples looking to relax and unwind in Seoul.
Time Travelers Relax Guesthouse is conveniently located in the heart of Seoul's Hongdae area, just a 5-minute walk from the airport railroad train and subway station. There are also trendy paintings and trick art throughout the hostel, all created by the owner.
If you're in the mood for some nightlife, the hostel is just a short walk to the trendy Sinchon neighborhood. You can also play billiards at the hostel in a cozy atmosphere surrounded by plenty of novel and cartoon books.
Available Private Rooms:Double or Twin Room with Private Bathroom, Double or Twin Room with Shared Bathroom, Deluxe Single Room, Quadruple Room with Private Bathroom.
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H HOSTEL Itaewon is located in a prime location, just a short walk from Itaewon Station. Their rooms are spacious and clean, with air conditioning and a desk provided. The staff at the hostel are incredibly friendly and always willing to help.
Guests can enjoy a continental breakfast each morning, and H HOSTEL Itaewon is conveniently located near several popular attractions, including the National Museum of Korea, The Shilla Duty-Free Shop Main Store, Myeongdong Station, and Seoul Station. Private parking is also available on-site.
Available Private Rooms:Single Room with Shared Bathroom, Deluxe Single Room, Double Room with Shared Bathroom, Deluxe Double Room, Deluxe Twin Room, Deluxe Triple Room, Deluxe Family Room.
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Hostel Haru is conveniently located near many popular attractions, including Lotte Duty-Free Shop, Noon Square, and Jongmyo Shrine. The hostel offers comfortable and stylish guest rooms with all the amenities you need for a great stay.
At Hostel Haru you'll find a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a private bathroom with free toiletries and a shower, and a kettle in each room. Additionally, you can enjoy a terrace during your stay.
Available Private Rooms:Single Room, Twin Room, Triple Room, Superior Family Room, Twin Room with Bunk Bed, Double Room with City View.
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Insadong Hostel is a friendly and homey backpacker hostel situated in the heart of Insadong. It is the only hostel located in the traditional street of Seoul, Korea. This hostel offers easy access to all attractions on foot or by subway. You can enjoy the main Korean culture street (Insadong) and traditional Korean houses (Bukchon hanok village) within a minute's walk.
There are two common areas, one on the ground floor (with the kitchen) and the other on the rooftop. Insadong Hostel offers a variety of complimentary amenities to make your stay more comfortable, such as WiFi, breakfast, coffee, tea, noodles, laundry, mini fridge, hairdryer, toiletries, towels, and many more.
Available Private Rooms: Single Room, Double Room with Private Bathroom, Triple Room, Quadruple Room with Private Bathroom, Korean Style Quadruple Room, Twin Room with Private Bathroom.
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Welcome to Take 1 Guesthouse Hongdae, a hidden gem nestled in the heart of Seoul's vibrant and trendy Hongdae district. Boasting a reputation as one of the best hostels in the city, this charming guesthouse offers a haven of comfort and style, particularly for those seeking the privacy and tranquility of private rooms.
Situated in a buzzing area filled with student bars, quirky shops, and lively street performances, Take 1 Guesthouse Hongdae provides the perfect base for immersing yourself in the energetic atmosphere of this fashionable neighborhood. Experience the pulse of Seoul's youth culture as you stroll through the bustling streets, sampling local street food and discovering hidden art galleries.
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Located in the heart of Hongdae, Able Guesthouse Hongdae is a 5-minute walk from Hongik University Subway Station, offering private and shared accommodations with free WiFi. The hostel features a shared kitchen, lounge area, laundry facilities, and free on-site parking. Guests have access to the rooftop for a stunning view of the Hongdae area. All rooms are equipped with a TV, air conditioning, and heating. The private bathroom comes with free toiletries and a hairdryer.
Hongik University is a 7-minute walk away, with plenty of restaurants, bars, shops, and clubs within a 10-minute radius.
Available Private Rooms:Double Room with Private Bathroom, Twin Room with Private Bathroom, Quadruple Room with Private Bathroom, Single Room with Private Bathroom, Triple Room with Private Bathroom.
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