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Popular places to visit in Dongdaemun

Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
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Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

Walk around the campus at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies during your stay in Imun 2-dong. Wander the university campus and riverfront while you're in the area.

Lotte World
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Lotte World

4/5(66 reviews)

Have a fun-filled day at Lotte World and see why people love this theme park in Jamsil 3-dong. Visit the shops and top-notch restaurants in this culturally rich area.

N Seoul Tower
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N Seoul Tower

4.5/5(92 reviews)

This Seoul landmark can be seen from miles around and offers the finest panoramas of the city.

Gyeongbok Palace
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Gyeongbok Palace

4.5/5(122 reviews)

This royal palace has been destroyed on more than one occasion, but today it stands as one of Seoul’s finest examples of classic Korean architecture.

Dongdaemun History and Culture Park
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Dongdaemun History and Culture Park

4.5/5(83 reviews)

This sizable commercial district is home to a staggering number of shopping malls, specialty stores and traditional Korean marketplaces. 

Myeongdong Cathedral
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Myeongdong Cathedral

4/5(57 reviews)

Dating back to the late 1800s, this Gothic church is the final resting place of martyrs and offers a pleasant respite from Seoul’s hectic streets. 

Top things to do in Dongdaemun

Korean Home Cooking Class and Exploring Local Market Tour
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Korean Home Cooking Class and Exploring Local Market Tour

£40
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Kpop Agencies & Restaurant Visit with Guide & Transport
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Kpop Agencies & Restaurant Visit with Guide & Transport

£83
Per adult
Seoul K-Pop Tour for ONCE with Guide & Transport
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Seoul K-Pop Tour for ONCE with Guide & Transport

£97
Per adult
Produce 101 Uniform and Paju Visit with Guide & Transport
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Produce 101 Uniform and Paju Visit with Guide & Transport

£171
Per adult
NCTzen Hot and Young Seoul Trip with Guide & Transport
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NCTzen Hot and Young Seoul Trip with Guide & Transport

£106
Per adult
Incheon Airport Transfer- Private service between Airport and Seoul (1-7 pax)
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Incheon Airport Transfer- Private service between Airport and Seoul (1-7 pax)

£77
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend

Top hotels in Dongdaemun

Hotel Boutique 9
Hotel Boutique 9
2.5 out of 5
28, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is £57 per night from 8 Nov to 9 Nov

Located in Dongdaemun, this boutique hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cheonggyecheon and Korea University. Dongdaemun History and Culture Park and Heunginjimun ...

3.9/5Very Good! (240 reviews)

"Room is big with a lot of space and very comfortable. Love the hot / cold water machine next to the bed."…"

Reviewed on 28 Nov 2019

Hotel Boutique 9
INNOSTAY HOTEL
INNOSTAY HOTEL
3.5 out of 5
302, Cheonho-daero, Seongdong-gu, Seoul
The price is £36 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Hanyang University Medical Center, Korea University and Dongdaemun History and Culture Park. Gyeongbok ...

4.4/5Excellent! (576 reviews)
Nice place to stay.

"Everything was fine as usual. Crew members are very kind. They speak English. I have been using this hotel for a while. I think I must get my membership. Thanks"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jun 2020

INNOSTAY HOTEL
IBC HOTEL
IBC HOTEL
3.5 out of 5
241, Nangye-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cheonggyecheon and Korea University. Dongdaemun History and Culture Park and Heunginjimun are ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)
I’m in love

"Room was big. Felt like I was living in an apartment. We went out late in day and came back and room was clean and made up. Lots of toiletries. WAs very nice having a washer in room. Sad part was the laundry facilities in hotel was closed due to Coronavirus. We didn’t ever eat in the restaurant but ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2020

IBC HOTEL
Blessing in Seoul
Blessing in Seoul
2.5 out of 5
295, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is £34 per night from 10 Nov to 11 Nov

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Kyunghee University, Korea University and Cheonggyecheon. Sungshin Women's University and Hanyang ...

3.6/5Good! (198 reviews)
Nice and clean but neglected small details

"Hot water temperature was not consistent, fluctuating. I made a complain but was asked to wait for longer time for water to heat up. Bath towel were old and worn out. Sink without stopper, can't hold water."…"

Reviewed on 5 Nov 2017

Blessing in Seoul
Hotel the Designers Cheongnyangni
Hotel the Designers Cheongnyangni
3 out of 5
226, Wangsan-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul
The price is £42 per night from 3 Nov to 4 Nov

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Gyeongdong Market and Seoul Yangnyeongsi Herb Medicine Museum. King Sejong The Great Memorial ...

3.9/5Very Good! (275 reviews)
Solid hotel

"Clean, right outside the station. The room was nice and clean as well. There’s a fee for early check-in, but that’s understandable."…"

Reviewed on 30 Jan 2020

Hotel the Designers Cheongnyangni
SM Boutique Hotel
SM Boutique Hotel
2.5 out of 5
291-1, Cheonho-daero, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul
The price is £34 per night from 10 Nov to 11 Nov

Located in Dongdaemun, this hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Cheonggyecheon, Dongdaemun History and Culture Park and Korea University. Konkuk University and ...

4/5Very Good! (22 reviews)

"The hotel is located right next to the train station which is exist no. 4 and close to the convenience store. The room is very big and very comfortable. However, the staffs cant speak English and not very helpful and not that friendly. The location of the hotel is kinda far from the center. Further ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Apr 2019

SM Boutique Hotel
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Seoul Forest showing a city, a high-rise building and a garden

Seongdong-gu

4/5Very Good!(1 area review)

The mountain views and riverfront are just a few things visitors like about Seongdong-gu. Cheonggyecheon and Hangang Park are worthwhile spots to check out, and you can hop on the metro at Eungbong Station or Hanyang University Station to get around the larger area.

Seongdong-gu
Dongdaemun Design Plaza which includes modern architecture as well as a couple

Jung-gu

4.5/5Wonderful!(263 area reviews)

N Seoul Tower and Myeongdong Street are top sights in Jung-gu, and you should be sure to explore the popular shops. Hop aboard the metro at Chungmuro Station or Dongguk University Station to see more sights in the area.

Jung-gu
Insadong showing shopping as well as a small group of people

Insadong

Insadong is known for its ample dining options, and you can make a stop by Cheonggyecheon and Insa-dong while in the area.

Insadong
Myeongdong featuring shopping, street scenes and a city

Myeongdong

Enjoy the popular shops in Myeongdong. Myeongdong Street is a worthwhile stop, and you can jump on the metro at Euljiro 1-ga Station or Myeong-dong Station to see more of Seoul.

Myeongdong
Gwangjang Traditional Market which includes signage

Jongno

4.5/5Wonderful!(86 area reviews)

Jongno is highly notable for its popular shops, and you might want to visit top sights like Bukchon Hanok Village and Gyeongbok Palace. See more of Seoul by jumping on the metro at Anguk Station or Gyeongbokgung Station.

Jongno
Itaewon, Seoul, South Korea

Itaewon

If you're spending time in Itaewon, you might enjoy attractions like N Seoul Tower and Namsan Park. You might also enjoy the neighbourhood's ample dining options before hopping on the metro at Itaewon Station to see more of the city.

Itaewon


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