YaKorea Hostel Hongdae

YaKorea Hostel Hongdae: The only Hostel and Guesthouse in Seoul to offer you high quality and low-cost accommodation in the very heart of Sinchon and Hongdae.

Our new hostel will offer you the chance to make unforgettable memories while you are here in Seoul. Equipped with more than you need, based in the middle of Hongdae and Sinchon, You are in the heart of all the fun. From the always kicking nightlife in Hongdae, to the vibrant student neighborhood of Sinchon, you will never be short of clubs, restaurants or fun experiences.

The hostel itself boasts very spacious rooms. We offer Single Rooms, Double Rooms, Triple Rooms, 4-bed dorms, 5-bed dorms and even 6-bed dorms. All rooms come with 32” LED TV’s as standard. The kitchen is fully equipped, and ready to deal with any kind of cooking style. Our location offers you great accessibility and ease of access to transportation. We are nearby the Seoul Metro, and are easily accessible via the Airport Express (AREX) train and airport limousines. 

If you are here for short-term studies, we are within walking distance of Yonsei University, Ewha Womans University, Sogang University, and Hongik University; Going to school and back will be a breeze!


Key Points

  • Helpful multilingual staff (English, Chinese, Korean)
  • Deluxe spacious private rooms with own bathroom
  • Fully equipped kitchen in every room
  • 32-inch LED TV in every room

Hot Spots Nearby

  • Renown Universities (Yonsei, Ewha, Sogang, Hongik)
  • The best of Sinchon and Hongdae (Restaurants, Vibrant Nightlife, Shopping)
  • Direct access to Hongik University Station via AREX from Incheon International Airport
  • Access to all of Seoul from Hongik University Station / Sinchon Station

Reception (Free Maps, Discounts) 

Our reception is open from 9:00am to 11:30pm. Manned by our friendly staff, we are always happy to help you with any inquiries you may have. You can also get maps and other helpful information that you will need to make your stay in Seoul all the more enjoyable!!

Fully Equipped Kitchen 

While we are located within walking distance of many fabulous restaurants and eateries, we also have a fully equipped and self-catering kitchen open 24 hours.

Common Area 

Relax and unwind, Watch your favorite TV programs and movies provided in the common area. Mingle with the other guests, and make new friends from all over the world in our spacious common room!

Free Linens and Blankets 

A fresh set of linens will be given to you upon check-in.

Luggage Storage 

Arriving early, and not able to check-in? Leaving late, and want to explore the city without bringing your luggage around? Traveling to a different part of Korea? Leave them with us! We provide secure luggage storage for all our guests!

Internet Café and Wi-Fi 

Enjoy free 24-hr high-speed Internet access on our computers! WiFi is also enabled in every room in the building.

24 Hour Hot Showers 

Rest assured that you will be able to come back and enjoy a hot shower anytime; Day or night!

No Lockout or Curfew 

There is no lockout or curfew imposed on our guests. However, we would appreciate it if you keep your volumes down if you are coming in late or early in the morning!

Free Towel Rentals 

Free towel provided upon request, at no extra charge.

Laundry Facilities 

We have a laundry room on our premises. If you need to get your laundry done, please let our reception staff know so we can help you.  Cost: ₩2,000 to Wash ₩2,000 to Dry.

Air Conditioning / Heating System 

We are fully equipped to battle the hot summer and the cold winter with air-conditioning and heating systems in each room.

Personal Lockers 

Personal lockers are provided in each dormitory room. You can either use it with your own lock, or you can rent a lock from us if you do not have one.