Overview of Korstay Sookmyung Woman's Univ.

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4.0 / 5Very Good
75 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Business Services


What's nearby

Restaurant구복만두2 min walk
RestaurantAnarchy Bros Cafe & Pub3 min walk
AirportSeoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.)52 min drive

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Free cancellation on all rooms

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  • Double Room

    Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 108 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Twin Room

    Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 108 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area


Located in Seoul's Yongsan-gu neighbourhood, Korstay Sookmyung Woman's Univ. is in the city centre and near a metro station. Bukchon Hanok Village and Dongdaemun History and Culture Park are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Namdaemun Market and Garosu-gil. Lotte World and COEX Aquarium are not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hostel's quiet location.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Namsan Park - 19 min walk
  • Namdaemun Market - 2 min drive
  • Seoul City Hall - 2 min drive
  • War Memorial of Korea - 3 min drive
  • N Seoul Tower - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Sukdaeipgu Station - 2 min walk
  • Haengsin Station - 16 min drive
  • Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.) - 52 min drive


  • 구복만두 - 2 min walk
  • Anarchy Bros Cafe & Pub - 3 min walk
  • Cafe Lapin - 3 min walk
  • Japanese Traditional Udon - 5 min walk
  • 천원김밥 - 5 min walk

About this property

Korstay Sookmyung Woman's Univ.

Seoul hostel in Yongsan-gu, near War Memorial of Korea
Along with coffee/tea in a common area, this hostel has a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, laundry facilities and a computer station are on-site. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and hairdryers. For a bit of entertainment, LED TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like 13 bathrooms and fridges. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Korstay Sookmyung Woman's Univ. offers 13 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and complimentary slippers. Beds feature down comforters. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
This Seoul hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 27-inch LED televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Housekeeping is offered once per stay and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in July 2014.

Property amenities


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

Parking and public transport

No on-site parking available

Food and drink

Free buffet breakfast available daily 8:30 AM–10:30 AM
Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

Laundry facilities
Soundproofed rooms


Water dispenser

Guest services

Concierge services
Front desk (limited hours)
Housekeeping (once per stay)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken


Business services

Computer station
Meeting rooms


Designated smoking areas
Shared microwave
Shared fridge
TV in reception

Room amenities


Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Down comforter
Hypo-allergenic bedding


13 bathrooms
Free toiletries


27-inch LED TV
TV channels
Films for purchase
Premium channels

Food and drink






Check-in between 3 PM - 11:30 PM
Express check-in


Check-out before noon


  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Payment types accepted at this property

JCB International
American Express

Important information

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 are 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 on-site parking is available.

National rating

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Property is also known as

  • Korstay Sookmyung Woman's Univ. Hostel Seoul
  • Korstay Sookmyung Woman's Univ. Hostel
  • Korstay Sookmyung Woman's Univ. Seoul
  • Korstay Sookmyung Woman’s Univ.
  • Korstay Sookmyung Woman’s Uni
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Guest reviews


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Service and Staff
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Staff & service

Staff was very good and kind Location is very close to station

Stayed 1 night in Mar. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort

Stayed 5 nights in Feb. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Great stay!!!

Andy was a great host!!! Very friendly and accommodating, offering to let us keep our bags at the guesthouse until check-in. Breakfast was simple but served on time. Room was clean and comfy and warm.

Stayed 2 nights in Jan. 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Staff & service

A bit small but reasonable for price not much facility.

Stayed 3 nights in Dec. 2018

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

The location are very strategic. Nice stay

My stay was so good.. the aircond and water heater works very well. and the manager was very nice 😊

Stayed 1 night in Aug. 2018