YaKorea Hostel Itaewon

YaKorea Hostel Itaewon is located in the vicinity of Seoul’s vibrant Itaewon neighborhood. The hostel is just a short walk away from Samgakji Station on Lines 4 & 6 of the Seoul Subway. It is also located very near to the War Memorial of Korea, and just two stops away from the heart of Itaewon.

The hostel’s central location in Seoul makes reaching all of Seoul’s attractions such as Namsan/Seoul N Tower, Myeongdong, and Gangnam easily. There are many restaurants located nearby including both Western chains and traditional Korean eateries.

We boast clean and cozy rooms, all with private restrooms en suite. You can also relax and meet friends from all over the world in our common area.

Our common area includes a fully equipped kitchen for you to prepare meals at any time of day. Our professional staff is here to help you throughout your stay. Our friendly manager has a heart for music, and enjoys singing.

Come join us for a song or two! We welcome you to Seoul and to our hostel! We wish you a memorable stay in Korea, and safe travels!


Key Points

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Cozy Common Area
  • Private Bathroom in Private Rooms
  • En-suite Dormitory Available
  • English/Chinese/Korean Speaking Staff
Hot Spots Nearby

  • Itaewon Area
  • Namsan (Seoul N Tower)
  • Korea National Museum
  • The War Memorial of Korea
  • Seoul Station (Lotte Mart)



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.