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18 Great Airbnbs In Hongdae, Seoul, South Korea - Updated 2020

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Seoul is the capital of South Korea, a great and vibrant city where visitors can appreciate a huge range of different activities and things to discover. For example, going to one of its districts, Hongdae, is a great opportunity to discover the urban arts, indie music culture, clubs, and entertainment of the city. And maybe an even better idea would be to find where to stay there to fully appreciate the place. In this article, we’ll focus on some great Airbnbs in Hongdae, Seoul for you to enjoy staying in a lively area.

1. Jay's shiny flat (from USD 63)

Enjoying a privileged location nearby the Hong-Dae station, here you’ll be close to all the commodities and conveniences of the surroundings. With good transportation services are accessible in a few minutes, enjoy this fully furnished apartment featuring all the necessary commodities such as bedding, a bathroom and kitchen. The apartment is also close to a vast range of coffee and restaurants where you’ll enjoy traditional cuisine. A great place to stay in Seoul.

Hongdae/Subway connected/Shiny
Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
234 reviews
Entire loft 3 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
aircon and heater is at good
and portable wifi was so useful
the portable wifi also a great plus and another upside for our group of 4
easy access and awesome view from two sides of the apartment
the apt is very well kept and equipped for a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
very clean and tidy
very clean and comfortable
his condo was clean and as described
very clean room with comfortable beds
the place is very clean and comforable
Host:
they were so helpful
he is a wonderful host
thank you for hosting us jay
host was very kind to offer his service to call for food delivery when required
host was responsive and very helpful
Location:
the location was very nice
location of apartment is great with easy access to the station
his flat is located in a great location with easy access to the metro station
excellent location great spot for groups
great location for subway busses and lots of shopping
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2. Junwon's apartment (from USD 45)

Featuring a private terrace from where you’ll enjoy good views of the surrounding areas, this central flat is nearby all the district’s attractions and activities. In this rooftop house, you’ll enjoy one of the best locations of the city displaying a nice and enjoyable range of amenities such as a great kitchen, bathroom and bedroom. Last but not the least, your welcoming hosts will be happy to spend some time with you and help with whatever you need.

With private terrace! @ Hongdae
Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
316 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cafes eateries etc are just a stone throw away the rooftop apartment has an awesome views from the balcony
the apartment was even better than the photos the best place to stay ^~^
as for the apartment it was cosy and neat exactly like the photos
nice cozy place with rooftop terras in hip and busy hongdae
cute and comfortable room with a great bed roomy toilet and perfect small kitchen
Cleanliness:
the toilet was very clean and vibrant
the room very clean and so cute
the place itself was very clean and well stocked with necessities for a comfortable trip
junwon’s place was very convenient and clean
the rooftop was nice to have and the space was clean and comfortable
Host:
the host is helpful and quick response
our host was wonderfully communicative and showed us so much care
great host for a great place
the hosts were nice and made me feel welcomed
noona is a very great host
Location:
nice flat near hongdae station
great location if you want to be close to everything in hongdae
it is a university area pretty central in the city and easy to access via metro
location is great too it very close to the subway and arex
cute place in the middle of everything in hongdae
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3. Jun's modern flat (from USD 44)

This clean and comfortable room will make you feel at home in one of the best Seoul locations. Close to all the city’s attractions, up to seven guests will be able to stay in this spacious multi-floor accommodation. Furthermore, you’ll appreciate being helped by your friendly English-speaking host who will make your stay as easy and enjoyable as possible.

[Hongdae Modern DUAL STAGE house]
mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
244 reviews
Entire apartment 5 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
helpful amenities like adapters/wifi egg/english travel suggestions/tv
free portable wifi is great
jun provided free portable wifi egg for our use during our stay
room is neat well lit and easy to find
prepare all the necessary (from toiletries to international adapter and weighing machine) which make our stay very comfortable
Cleanliness:
the house was very clean and very big
big and clean flat suit for 6 people
the house is very clean and comfort
the apartment is clean tidy and spacious
it was clean comfortable and was quiet at night
Host:
host is very helpful
host is kind and helpful
the host was so nice and always reply and support
he was so helpful
jun is an amazing host
Location:
the location is very good
location really good just 1 min walk to hongik station entrance
well facilitate nice place & location
perfect location near to hongdae main street
the location is good which is just located in the left hand side of the subway
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4. A modern apartment with a rooftop terrace (from USD 143)

Indulge in all modernities possible as you spend your days at this contemporary apartment that boasts a rooftop terrace, from which you can marvel at the sweeping views of the hippest neighborhood of Yeonnam-dong. The apartment comes with two bedrooms and one bathroom, making it ideal for couples or families of up to five people. Feel free to cook up your breakfast in the fully equipped kitchen. Bathroom essentials are provided for maximum comfort. You can also watch the TV that offers more than 150 digital channels.

NEW amazing rooftop apartment @ Hongdae!
Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
112 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

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5. A calm and cozy apartment (from USD 29)

Unwind at this apartment that, despite its location in the center of vibrant Hongdae, promises a relaxed and cozy stay throughout. The apartment features two bedrooms and one bathroom to accommodate five people. In addition, you can also enjoy an equipped kitchen, along with in-floor heating, a TV, and free wireless internet access, among other amenities.

Feel the exotic vibe in hongdae!
Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
136 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was spacious and nice with all nessasary utilities
well-stocked house with all the basic comforts of home (kitchen items washing machine toiletries iron tv)
prompt communication great location and comfortable amenities would highly recommend
this airbnb is really good their have such a pretty room and good and helpful amenities
the ac works great for the summer season and we had a very comfortable sleep
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable stay
room is clean and comfortable
the unit itself is clean pretty spacious for korea large windows and priced extremely well
place is clean and spotless the host is great and very helpful
his place is sparkling clean and beautifully decorated
Host:
the hosts were so accommodating and kind
lee is a great host
the host was friendly and easy to communicate with
good luck reaching the host
good host as he response quite fast to any issue
Location:
the location is also perfect
excellent location in hondae close to many shops and restaurants
also a great location
comfortable place with a great location
lee's place is so close from the subway station and really easy to get there
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6. A spacious house with all that you need (from USD 108)

Set in Mapo-gu, this spacious house provides plenty of comfortable space for up to six people to enjoy a good rest and some quality time together. There are three cozy beds available here, along with one bathroom, wireless internet access, and a kitchen that comes with everything you may need to cook up a delicious meal.

#1 Hongdae Amy House (2 Rooms)
Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
125 reviews
Entire condominium 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean and central
the flat is small but clean and cozy
the space was very clean
very spacious clean and tidy
amy's house is really clean and cozy
Host:
the host was hospitable and thoughtful
best host—quick responses and she went above and beyond as a host
the host was also very nice and kind about the explanation of my questions
amy is a great host
great host and really nice place
Location:
cute airbnb in a great location quick walk to everything
the location is terrific
and the location was perfect for restaurants and shopping
good location very nice and cozy
the location is perfect close to many restaurants and shops in the area
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7. A comfortable apartment near bars and restaurants (from USD 21)

Situated in a strategic location, with bars and restaurants all within walking distance, this apartment promises a warm stay for either couples or solo travelers. Inside your spacious bedroom, you can enjoy a queen bed, along with a sofa, a table, and other basic amenities. In the kitchen, you can find appliances and utensils and you can feel free to prepare a superb Korean breakfast. As a guest, you will also be equipped with free portable wireless internet. This wireless internet can be brought with you anywhere and any time in the country.

[Hongdae] Free Portable&Room Wifi
Seoul, South Korea
154 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
portable wifi very useful
stable wifi complimentary snacks too
the portable wifi egg was super useful throughout the trip
and elsa provide portable wifi for free it is useful
elsa was very helpful and it was great to have the pocket wifi
Cleanliness:
the apartment is clean and tidy
every thing is nice and clean
easy communication clean place in great location
the place is clean and most necessities are provided
it was clean and very cozy we had everything we needed
Host:
elsa was quick in her response and helpful too (:
elsa herself was very communicative and friendly and a great host
elsa was super nice and helpful
elsa was very responsive to my questions during the stay
the best host i've encountered since using airbnb
Location:
great location right in hongdae
great location for the price
safe place / good food / close subway
good place + location would recommend staying here for hongdae shopping
the house is located in excellent place which near commercial area but still silent at night
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8. A bright apartment with free wireless internet and cable TV (from USD 33)

Nestled within a quick drive to myriad major attractions, this bright apartment welcomes six people that can comfortably have a rest in the two bedrooms available. You will also be provided with an extra mattress, to ensure that everyone can enjoy a good night’s sleep. Other facilities to be enjoyed include an equipped kitchen, a washing machine, and a digital door lock. What’s more, you will also have free access to the wireless internet and cable TV to keep you company during your stay.

My Friend’s Home Hongdae - 007 -
Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
86 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent amenities able to do laundry spacious fridge
the floor heating was perfect for the weather and the apartment was sparkling clean
Cleanliness:
the apartment is clean and nice
very neat and clean
the place was exceptionally clean and had a very nice vibe to it
the apartment is clean and is exactly what is shown in the pictures
the place looks clean well decorated and nice view
Host:
logan was also extremely helpful
nice and responsive host
also the host is really helpful and will respond to the request quickly
his response was very quick and was kind enough to teach us how to use it
it was fun thanks to the handsome host
Location:
plus there are many stores and interesting vibrant places near here
location was great since it was near the subway and in the central part of hongdae
a wonderful new apartment close to everything and yet peaceful
amazing spot with the most central location in vibrant hongdae
great location and a nice place to stay
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9. A spacious and clean apartment in a quiet residential area

Have a relaxed and tranquil stay at this spacious and clean apartment that is tucked away in a quiet residential area, yet not far from the main street. The apartment is equipped with three comfortable beds and can accommodate no more than five people. In addition to the beds, the apartment also comes with a living room that features a comfortable sofa and a large-screen TV, a kitchen that features a microwave and toaster, a supply of cereal, coffee, and tea, and a bathroom with toiletries.

#1 [Hongdae] Spacious&clean [Free WIFI]
Hongdae Mapo-gu Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
132 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
free wifi and pocket egg wifi
the free pocket wifi is very handy
the most useful was the wifi egg provided by sang-uk which allowed me to constantly connect back home
the beds and couch are very comfortable and the bathroom is large
also you have a wi-fi egg which helps you a lot when you travel
Cleanliness:
excellent stay and superb clean apartment
good place clean and spacious
everything was clean when we arrived and the beds are comfortable
the apartment is clean big & cozy
the room was very clean
Host:
sang was an amazing host
the host is communicative and nice
the host is very kind and highly responsive
sang uk was kind and communicative
koo was very responsive and thoughtful throughout our stay
Location:
the location is very great
beautiful apartment situated in hongdae close to the main area and subway station
central to hongdae/hongik shopping and street food perfectly located for getting around
great location just steps away from the action in hongdae
it is good location
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10. A large, cozy house across from Hongdae Park (from USD 17)

Welcome to this large, cozy house that is suitable for up to seven people, as it offers six comfortable beds to accommodate everyone’s needs. If you would like to try to cook your favorite Korean dish, you can do so in the equipped kitchen. Feel free to also turn on the TV for your entertainment. The internet can be accessed for free. The best thing about this house is probably its location, across from Hongdae Park. What a beautiful experience it is to wake up to the view of the park every single morning.

HongDae MainStreet★SangSu Stn ^_^)CozyLargeHouse
Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
75 reviews
Entire loft 6 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bathroom and bedsheets could’ve definitely been cleaner as well
Cleanliness:
it was so comfortable with plenty of space and clean condition
also the room is clean with great amenities
the place itself is clean and spacious however the toilets are a little bit tight (but still functional)
Host:
milan was a great host
the host was really helpful and really quick with responses
our host was very helpful and quick to respond
a very nice room the host must be a fashional guy
thank to the host for providing us such a nice stay
Location:
location is amazing close to everything
this is location is amazing
great location close to everything you need
the location is amazing and quiet
excellent location located in the heart of hongdae it was very convenient walking to the subway and nearby stores
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11. Spacious open-concept flat

Budget travelers and solo travelers should check out this vacation rental in Mapo-gu, complete with a queen bed, a functional kitchenette with basic cooking appliances, a fridge, a microwave, and a stove for heating and food storage. The bathroom is clean and functional with a shower, toilet, and washing area, as well as toiletries and shower essentials guests can use. Heating, hot water, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, and WiFi access are also available in the property.

Mapo basecamp
Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
175 reviews
Entire townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this space was so comfortable and well equipped with a kitchenette hair dryer and iron
even supplied western style bedsheets which is very rare in south korea the bathroom is ok
the bed is comfortableand there's a kitchen and washing machine and microwaveit's convenience
the room looks like in the pictures
the shower was the best we had so far
Cleanliness:
maybe some more detail cleaning the bathroom will be great but great place after all
also quite clean and full with various facilities
clean apartment comfy bed and in a great neighbourhood
cheon's apartment was very clean and it had everything i want
amazing¡ great value for money clean and cozy
Host:
host was also very quick and kind in his response too
really helpful host and quick responses from them too
the host is very responsive and nice
staffs are very helpful and good facilities
the owners are great they took care of me greatly
Location:
the location is nice as it is quite close to the metro station and hongdae
it’s located close to hongdae which has amazing shopping and food
very close to hongik station thank you
great stay and convenient location
the location was great nice neighbourhood
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12. Jiyeon's duplex

This duplex studio is a great opportunity to get the most out of your stay in South Korea’s vibrant capital. Designed for families and friends, receiving up to 6 guests, in this house you’ll enjoy a clean and nice area featuring service equal to a hotel. In this nicely decorated and furnished place, groups, families or solo-travelers will enjoy the surrounding areas (full of activities and attractions) without problems.

Jiyeon's duplex

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13. Emily's apartment

Connected to the main subway line, this flat is also a good opportunity to stay in a cosy place and to enjoy great freedom of movement while your stay in Seoul. Furthermore, the accommodation will allow you to enjoy a comfortable stay and to go further into the country for your explorations as your lovely host will search for the best deals and places to go at your convenience.

Emily's apartment

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14. Seulki's cozy place

You’ll enjoy this beautiful and quiet studio in the center of the Hongdae district. Right next to the main street of the place where you’ll find all the good cafes & stores, this accommodation is still super cozy, and you’ll be calm and comfy while exploring the district and the city of Seoul.

Seulki's cozy place

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15. Jiyeon's accommodation

If you want to enjoy a beautiful modern studio with a panoramic view of the Hongdae district here’s the place to go. Based on the main street of Hongdae, you’ll love being close to everything while staying in this high standing accommodation where the comfort is just as good as in hotels. Decorated with nice and clean furniture and fancy accessories, up to four guests will enjoy staying in the nice atmosphere of the place.

Jiyeon's accommodation

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16. Miae's accommodation

Based in the best travel location in Seoul, this flat has the advantage of being nearby a vast range of great conveniences such as an urban boutique interior, a convenient store, the airport subway line, the Hongik University and much more. Moreover, you’ll enjoy the modern interior and the artistic decor of the flat which will make you feel at home in a comfy and quiet space.

Miae's accommodation

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17. Ara's central apartment

This comfortable accommodation fits up to 5 visitors in a beautiful and well-furnished space, based on the fifth floor, and features a great view of the surrounding area. The several beds, high standard kitchen and bathroom, the big space with 13 feet (4 meter) ceilings and bright atmosphere of the flat will please you and you’ll also be fairly close to all the attractions around the famous Hongdae district.

Ara's central apartment

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18. Emily's flat

Emily has eight rooms in this building, so she will for sure have one that’ll fit your expectations. Close to a lot of restaurants and cafe, the flats are based in the vibrant Hongdae district where you’ll enjoy a vast choice of shopping, restaurants, cafes, and clubs. Furthermore, your lovely host lives just a few blocks away and will be happy to help you through your explorations of the country.

Emily's flat

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Discover the coziness of Seoul

With these accommodation deals in the center of the Hongdae district in Seoul, you’ll appreciate having quick and easy access to the vibrant town while staying in a quiet, comfy, and friendly place. If you enjoyed this article, share it with your friends on Facebook and save it to Pinterest for future reference!

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Felix Brassier is a French digital filmmaker / visual storyteller for the web and digital nomad traveling all over the place. Crazy about videography, photography, he's also writing for the web and...Read more

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