10 Best Muslim-Friendly Hotels In Seoul, South Korea - Updated 2024

10 Best Muslim-Friendly Hotels In Seoul, South Korea - Updated 2024
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Based on a report done by the Korea Muslim Federation, the number of Muslims living in South Korea is about 120,000 to 130,000. This number includes both Koreans and foreigners and the population of Korean Muslims, is a modest 35,000.

Seoul has numerous top boutique hotels and beautiful themed hotels, however, it may be difficult for Muslim travelers to find Muslim-friendly hotels in Seoul, South Korea. We’ve done the research for you and found several hotels and humble guesthouses you can book. These guesthouses and hotels come with amenities that a Muslim-traveller is looking for - from being located near Halal eateries and a mosque to having a prayer room or an on-site Halal restaurant, you can enjoy. And with that, here’s our list of the best Muslim-friendly hotels in Seoul, South Korea.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 14, 2024.

1. Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel (from USD 130)

Modern, convenient, and luxurious, Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel is one of the best halal hotels in Seoul. This property is a gem in Seoul, especially for those looking for centrally located accommodation. Guests can easily walk to the nearby Itaewon Station, and the property is only a short drive away from top must-sees like Seoul Tower and Namdaemun Market. This boutique hotel also boasts superb amenities, including a pool, a gym, family rooms, and even parking for those traveling with vehicles.

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Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel Itaewon

Wifi Available

Address: 221, Itaewon-ro, Yongsan-gu
224 meters (0.2 ft) from Seoul Central Mosque

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Laundry Dry cleaning Ironing service

2. Lotte City Hotel Myeongdong (from USD 200)

This amazing hotel in Seoul is a great find for travelers. Its top-notch location makes it an ideal hub for those looking to visit Lotte City and several nearby attractions, as it close to the public transit. Modern, stylish, and chic, the rooms have everything you’ll need for your stay. From plush bedding to amenities like free WiFi, TV, and essential amenities, this hotel has you covered. What’s even better is that Saffron, their in-house restaurant, offers sumptuous halal meals.

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LOTTE City Hotel Myeongdong

Wifi Available

Address: 362, Samil-daero, Jung-gu
3.82 km (2.4 mi) from Seoul Central Mosque

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry

3. Hamilton Hotel Seoul (from 135 USD)

Strategic location, easy transportation mode (subway, buses, taxis) and access to nearby eateries and restaurants that serve Halal foods and goods, for Muslims like me. Nursyima
With facilities like that of a luxury hotel, Hamilton Hotel Seoul offers modern rooms and amenities, while being situated in probably the most Muslim-friendly region of Seoul, Itaewon. It is also located right in front of Itaewon Subway Station and a short one minute walk from various Halal eateries and near the Seoul Central Mosque.

Each room in the Hamilton Hotel comes with A/C, WIFI, cable TV, and a minibar. There is also ironing and hot shower facilities offered in selected room types. During your stay, you get access to the gym, seasonal rooftop pool, and sauna. There is also a 24-hour front desk where you can arrange day trips.

For dining, the hotel offers Korean and Western dishes, at their main restaurant. There is also Korean BBQ available at the Maple Tree House and Chinese food at the Holeeachow.

Despite being located in a strategic location that will definitely win the hearts of Muslim-travellers, the hotel is also located near Namsan Park and Myeongdong!

Hamilton Hotel Seoul

Address: 179, Itaewon-ro, Yongsan-gu , Yongsan-Gu, 04350 Seoul, South Korea (see map)

Price: from 135 USD

Access: Just in front of Itaewon Subway Station

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4. Eid Muslim Friendly Guesthouse (from 90 USD)

Halal food stops within reach. Excellent hospitality, a great spot for Muslim travellers. Will definitely recommend to friends and families. Haiza
Another place ranked as one of the top Muslim-friendly accommodations by travellers in Seoul, the Eid Muslim Friendly Guesthouse is also located in the Muslim-friendly area of Itaewon. No stay is complete without a visit to the very famous on-site restaurant of the same name, located just 2 km (1.2 miles) from the National Museum of Korea. The restaurant serves authentic Korean food and has been featured on numerous travel sites and blogs for being one of the most recommended Halal eateries in South Korea.

The guesthouse is located near to attractions such as the Shilla Duty-Free Shop and I'Park Mall. It is also just 18 km (11.2 miles) away from Gimpo International Airport. Each of the very homely rooms comes with a private bathroom, complete with all the toiletries and essentials you need.

Eid Muslim Friendly Guesthouse

Address: 67-20, Usadan-ro 4-gil, Yongsan-gu, Yongsan-Gu, 140-824 Seoul, South Korea (see map)

Price: from 90 USD

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5. BoA Travel House (from 63 USD)

The location is really great! Not so far from the subway station (Hongik Univ. exit 4). The atmosphere there was good, staff were so nice and helpful. I also love that the guesthouse has an elevator so I didn’t have to carry heavy luggage up the stairs. Jan
BoA Travel House is situated just 15-minutes away from Hongdae, which is famous for its culture and arts scene. It is also one of the most recommended Muslim-friendly stays in the city, by visitors and TripAdvisor themselves, who named the accommodation a Traveller’s Choice for three years in a row. BoA Travel House has a Muslim prayer room. Other amenities include access to the public lounge, computer area, kitchen and dining areas, and the on-site launderette.

Offering WIFI, a complimentary Halal breakfast and more, the hotel is just a short drive away from restaurants and attractions, such as the Gyeongbokgung Palace and the shopping district of MyeongDong.

This guesthouse is also extremely accessible, being only a 5-minute walk from the Hongik University Subway Station and a short drive away from the airport.

BoA Travel House

Address: 510-14 Changcheon-Dong, Seodaemun-Gu, 120-836 Seoul, South Korea

Price: from 63 USD

Access: 5-minute walk from Hongik University Subway Station

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6. FN House (from 36 USD)

Staff was lovely, location was convenient and breakfast and utilities were provided. Gavin
Located in the very famous district of Gangnam, FN House boasts modern facilities with a very humble interior that includes a shared kitchen, shared lounge and shops within the property. The property, owned by Malaysian-Muslims, provides Halal-friendly facilities such as Halal food and a prayer mat, in each room.

There are several room types available, that you can choose from and the rooms cater to different numbers of people, so if you’re a family looking to have everyone stay in the same room, then look no further! WIFI can also be enjoyed, throughout the property.

FN House is located close to several attractions, including the COEX Mall, Seven Luck Casino and more. It is also 21 km (13 miles) away from Gimpo International Airport.

FN House

Address: 634-8, Sinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Gangnam-Gu, 135-895 Seoul, South Korea (see map)

Price: from 36 USD

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7. G Guesthouse Itaewon In Seoul (from 58 USD)

I loved the atmosphere and the people, they were very welcoming. The hostel was very clean and nice. Although my stay there was short I was so sad to leave because we were all like family. Namkha
Probably the most strategically located guesthouse in South Korea, the G Guesthouse in Itaewon is just a one minute walk from Itaewon Subway Station and a 15-minute drive from Seoul Station. They boast a rooftop garden in which guests can enjoy BBQs while enjoying the spectacular views of the very famous N Seoul Tower.

Each room comes with A/C, lockers and a bathroom, including toiletries and towels. Guests have access to a shared kitchen and a dining area where complimentary breakfast is served by staff, every morning. The property also offers mobile phone rental services and they have movie nights every Thursdays!

The property is located just a 3-minute walk away from the Seoul Central Mosque and being in Itaewon, you will find several Halal eateries within a short walking distance away from the property. There are also Qibla markings provided in the room! Additionally, Gimpo Airport is a 35-minute drive and Incheon Airport is a one hour drive away.

G Guesthouse Itaewon

Address: 131-11 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-Gu, 140-858 Seoul, South Korea (see map)

Price: from 58 USD

Access: One minute walk from Itaewon Subway Station

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8. Mosc (from USD 21)

Perfect for large families or groups of friends looking for a halal place to stay, Mosc is surely one of the best Muslim-friendly hotels in the area. It has beautiful rooms, elegant interiors, and even great halal food. Simple but tastefully decorated, Mosc is a convenient property to stay in as several must-visit places are only a short drive away.

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Mosc

Wifi Available

Address: 31-1, Usadan-ro, Yongsan-gu
189 meters (0.2 ft) from Seoul Central Mosque

Internet services Heating WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout Air conditioning Shared kitchen WiFi available in all areas

9. Villanoras Muslim Guesthouse

This halal guesthouse is perfect for the budget traveler. It is immaculate and cozy and is near a number of great Muslim-friendly restaurants as well. Top attractions like Itaewon Market and Hamilton Shopping Center are within walking distance. Whether you’re traveling alone or with a group of friends, you’ll surely enjoy the back-packer vibe of the guesthouse - it’s ideal for those looking to meet new people while traveling. You’ll also be glad to know that this property serves sumptuous halal dishes and they are located near a mosque.

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Villanoras Muslim Guesthouse

Address: #302,11, Usadan-ro 12-gil, Yongsan-gu
117 meters (382.4 ft) from Seoul Central Mosque

10. Sheraton Seoul D Cube City Hotel (from USD 121)

This sought-after halal accommodation is located centrally and boasts amazing amenities. It is such a popular choice for its convenience and flexibility. With gorgeous interiors, an inviting and friendly atmosphere, as well as top-notch services, the place has everything you’ll need for your trip to Seoul. Additionally, amenities like free WiFi, a pool, free parking, a fitness center, and a wellness center are available.

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Sheraton Seoul D Cube City Hotel

Address: 662, Gyeongin-ro, Guro-gu
9.98 km (6.2 mi) from Seoul Central Mosque

Daily housekeeping Lockers Express check-in/check-out Dry cleaning Adult only Food can be delivered to guest accommodation Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Kid meals

Happy Halal Holiday!

I hope this list of Muslim-friendly hotels in Seoul, South Korea has helped you in planning your next trip. Book one of these accommodations to enjoy halal-friendly restaurants, prayer rooms and mosques, on your next visit!

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

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