Hostel Korea Original Guesthouse

Self Rated: 1.0 out of 5
20-12, Jong-ro 65-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-863, South Korea
3.7 out of 5 rating 252 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.7
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Hostel Korea Original Guesthouse places you in the heart of Seoul, within a 15-minute walk of Cheonggyecheon and Korea University. This hostel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Heunginjimun and 1 mi (1.6 km) from Dongdaemun History and Culture Park.


Make yourself at home in one of the 33 air-conditioned rooms featuring fireplaces and heated floors. Rooms have private balconies. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment.


Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a television in a common area.


English breakfasts are available daily from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free valet parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Cheonggyecheon - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Korea University - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Heunginjimun - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Doota Mall - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Dongdaemun History & Culture Park - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Dongdaemun History and Culture Park - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Dongdaemun Design Plaza - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Sungshin Women's University - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
Seoul National University Hospital - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Korea House - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Changgyeonggung Palace - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Sungkyunkwan University - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Namsan Park - 3.8 km / 2.3 mi
National Theater of Korea - 3.8 km / 2.3 mi
Namsangol Hanok Village - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Incheon Intl. Airport (ICN) - 72.4 km / 45 mi
Gimpo Intl. Airport (GMP) - 22.9 km / 14.2 mi

The preferred airport for Hostel Korea Original Guesthouse is Incheon Intl. Airport (ICN).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

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
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 2 AM. If you are planning to arrive after 2:00 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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

  • Fee for English breakfast: KRW 1000 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: KRW 45000 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Self parking fee: KRW 100 per stay
  • Early check-in fee: 40 percent of room rate (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: KRW 1000 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: KRW 6000.0 per day

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

  • -Free WiFi
  • -Express check-in
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Express check-out
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Business center
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Computer station
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Water dispenser
  • -Shared microwave
  • -Shared refrigerator
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible lounge