Capsule Hotels in South Korea

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THE CAPSULE Myeongdong
2 out of 5
23, Toegye-ro 45-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul
Located in Jung-gu, this capsule hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Korea House and Dongdaemun Design Plaza. N Seoul Tower and Dongdaemun History and Culture ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (30 reviews)
"We didn’t like that anyone has access to all levels. Even though we were on an all female level everyone staying at the capsule had access to each floor via the lift and rear stairwell."

Reviewed on 23 Jan 2020

THE CAPSULE Myeongdong
Capsule Majung
2.5 out of 5
1-10, Gyeongin-ro 100-gil, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Torimil-tong, Seoul
The price is £34 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
Located in Yeongdeungpo-gu, this capsule hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Times Square Mall, and within 6 mi (10 km) of National Museum of Korea and Deoksugung ...
3.7/5 Good! (60 reviews)
"Very comfortable and clean"

Reviewed on 27 Nov 2019

Capsule Majung
Coco Capsule Guesthouse
2 out of 5
5-6, Jagalchi-ro 47beon-gil, Jung-gu, Busan, Busan
Located in Jung-gu, this capsule hotel is steps away from Nampodong Street and Jagalchi Fish Market. Gukje Market and Busan Tower are also within 15 minutes. ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (13 reviews)
"以前のスタッフ対応がとても親切でした 今回も利用させてもらいました。 立地もよく、室内も清潔、シャワーのお湯、 水圧も問題無し、また、利用させて頂きます。"

Reviewed on 27 Jul 2019

Coco Capsule Guesthouse
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Gangneung Guest House Ocean Capsule
2 out of 5
25, Changhae-ro 350beon-gil, Gangneung, Gangwon
Situated near the beach, this capsule hotel is steps away from Gyeongpo Beach and Gangmun Beach. Gyeongpodae and Anmok Beach are also within 3 miles (5 km).
3.9/5 Very Good! (14 reviews)
Nearly on the Beach
"Nice and welcoming staff. 20 min taxi ride from express bus station. Breakfast is juice, coffee or tea with an egg salad, cheese and ham sandwich. Other guests very loud and going in and out after 11p curfew. 2 beaches within 1 to 10 min walking distance. Would stay again, but with quieter ..."

Reviewed on 8 Sep 2018

Gangneung Guest House Ocean Capsule
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How much does it cost to stay in a capsule hotel in South Korea?

Pod hotels in South Korea start at £34. We have a great inventory to choose from, so compare options and availability on today! Capsule hotels are a great way to travel on a budget or to have a different experience. Keep in mind that location, amenities and dates can heavily influence the price of your hotel night.

How many capsule hotels are there in South Korea?

You can choose from 4 capsule hotels in South Korea. To help you pick the best one that’s right for you, have a look at what our customers are saying! Pod hotels in South Korea have 117 reviews with an average score of 4.0.

What is it like to stay in a capsule hotel in South Korea?

If you take a hostel dorm room’s bunk beds, stack them tightly together and then encapsulate them with soundproof walls and a front-facing doorway, then you’d have a capsule hotel. Capsule hotels in South Korea offer travellers a simple solution to an otherwise more expensive lodging option. You’ll have a functional sleeping space with shared amenities. The first capsule hotel was built in Osaka, Japan. Capsule hotels continue to be very popular in Japan and have spread to other parts of the world.

How to find the best South Korea capsule hotels?

We’ve selected amazing offers on pod hotels in South Korea for you. Simply review our current deals or enter your travel details in the search bar to see more. We have lots of great options available, so you’ll find what you’re looking for on You may even be able to book luxury capsule hotels and some that are billed as boutique inns. Some have in-capsule entertainment like TVs, and some are more private than others. Check out our selection!

What to look for when shopping for a capsule hotel in South Korea?

User reviews should attest to the quality of the soundproofed walls, since you’ll be stacked right up against other guests’ pods. There should be electrical outlets, sufficient headroom to sit up and long enough to stretch out (so double-check measurements). Popular South Korea capsule hotels should have good ventilation and air flow, and should definitely have WiFi.

Do capsule hotels have bathrooms in South Korea?

Capsule hotels usually offer shared bathrooms, and some of them also have saunas. Start browsing and review our many attractive options on Check hotels descriptions to find out more.

Why stay in a capsule hotel in South Korea?

The main reason is for convenience and to save money. In some cases, you might find a cheap capsule hotel option to be closer to South Korea attractions.

How long can you stay in a capsule hotel in South Korea?

Travellers visiting South Korea may be able to find pricing by the hour—from just a few hours, to nine hours, to 24 hours or multi-day stays. Click on a hotel option to find out more. These are some of the cheapest places to stay.

Do capsule hotel offer gender-specific areas in South Korea?

Some capsule hotels are women-only. Others segregate areas by gender so that men and women can feel more comfortable. Male or female, man or woman or non-binary; all travellers alike should read the hotel’s description to find out more details about this.

Can couples or families stay in South Korea capsule hotels?

In general, capsule hotels are for individuals, so they’re not designed for couples and romance. As for families, some capsule hotels allow children, but you’ll have to read about each one in South Korea to find out the rules and regulations, i.e. whether you can stay in a single capsule with a small child, or if you have to book two. Most often, it’s one adult per capsule. Some capsule hotels cater more to tourists, but it’s important to read about each place. There are lots of options in South Korea.

What are the differences between a capsule pod and a general hotel room?

For the practical traveller, capsule hotels offer a convenient and relatively inexpensive way to get the basic accommodation you need for a night’s stay. You’ll have to sleep in a small space and like hostels, you’ll find that showers, toilets and dining areas are communal. offers great deals on capsule hotels. However, if they’re not for you, check out some of our other accommodation types—we have something for everyone. A few final things to keep in mind. Capsule hotels are not for travellers who get claustrophobic. Some South Korea pod hotels are designed for single-night stays and require guests to check out and check back in again.

Can I cancel my capsule hotel in South Korea on

We offer free cancellation options on many properties. To see if your booking is eligible, log in to your account and check your itinerary. If you need assistance, visit our customer service portal

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