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2025 Cheap Hotels Near Gwanghwamun

Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun
4 out of 5
0.6 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$100 per night from 2 Dec. to 3 Dec.
4.2/5Very Good! (1,145 reviews)

"Great location. Very nice and clean room. The breakfast was superb!"…"

Reviewed on 28 Nov. 2020

Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun
LOTTE City Hotel Myeongdong
4 out of 5
1.6 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$92 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.4/5Excellent! (2,411 reviews)

"Good Location in the center of Seoul, Clean and Fancy, and Great Price"…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct. 2020

LOTTE City Hotel Myeongdong
ENA Suite Hotel Namdaemun
4 out of 5
1.5 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$92 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,800 reviews)

"The setup of the room makes every room seem spacious even when I went from a double King to a single, it still seemed like the same size."…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov. 2020

ENA Suite Hotel Namdaemun
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Four Seasons Hotel Seoul
5 out of 5
0.6 km from Gwanghwamun
The price is NZ$461 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.8/5Exceptional! (798 reviews)

"Our stay was perfectly wonderful. I’ve never ever experienced hotel services as Four Seasons, it was unbeatable comparing to any other hotels. Would definitely come back again"…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Seoul
Lotte Hotel Seoul
5 out of 5
1.2 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$281 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,108 reviews)

"The hotel is right in the downtown area and subway stations are also within the hotel complex or within walking distance if located outside. It's very convenient to get to different tourist spots and it's actually easier and of the same costs to take a taxi to get to those places. I stayed in an ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug. 2020

Lotte Hotel Seoul
Nine Tree Premier Hotel Insadong
4 out of 5
0.8 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$90 per night from 30 Dec. to 31 Dec.
4.6/5Exceptional! (482 reviews)

"Perfect location, very clean and well-maintained room and friendly staffs. What more can you ask for? Highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on 10 Jul. 2020

Nine Tree Premier Hotel Insadong
Somerset Palace Seoul
4 out of 5
0.5 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$166 per night from 30 Dec. to 31 Dec.
4.4/5Excellent! (1,094 reviews)

"Excellent location, clean property, great stuff! They also provided a crib"…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct. 2020

Somerset Palace Seoul
Millennium Hilton Seoul
5 out of 5
2.3 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$225 per night from 4 Dec. to 5 Dec.
4.3/5Excellent! (965 reviews)

"Had no valet services, very minimum interaction Interior isn't as great as other 5 star hotels like hyatt or even the westin. You can tell its for the casino customers [primarily chinese]"…"

Reviewed on 20 Apr. 2020

Millennium Hilton Seoul
The Westin Chosun Seoul
5 out of 5
1.4 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$351 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (963 reviews)

"Really great service, probably the best stay in korea"…"

Reviewed on 1 Jun. 2020

The Westin Chosun Seoul
Shilla Stay Seodaemun (Seoul Station)
4 out of 5
1.6 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$88 per night from 21 Dec. to 22 Dec.
4.1/5Very Good! (1,263 reviews)
깔끔 친절~

"코로나19 방역도 잘 되어있고, 직원분들도 친절하셨습니다!"…"

Reviewed on 22 Aug. 2020

Shilla Stay Seodaemun (Seoul Station)
ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong
3.5 out of 5
1.4 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$64 per night from 3 Dec. to 4 Dec.
4.1/5Very Good! (1,014 reviews)

"easy to access and receptionist was very friendly and good speak English. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong
L'Escape Hotel
5 out of 5
1.8 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$223 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.4/5Wonderful! (166 reviews)
참 아름다운 호텔

"호텔 전체적으로 예쁘고 직원들은 친절했습니다. 시장과 가깝고 지하철도 바로 앞에 있어서 위치도 좋고 명동도 가까워서 좋았지만 잘때 이상하게 외부에서 꽝꽝거리는 소음이 발생해서 좀 시끄러웠습니다. 전반적으로는 만족했습니다."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jun. 2020

L'Escape Hotel
Tmark Grand hotel Myeongdong
4.5 out of 5
1.9 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$102 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,976 reviews)
Staff was amazing

"Staff was amazing"…"

Reviewed on 10 Aug. 2020

Tmark Grand hotel Myeongdong
Orakai Insadong Suites
4 out of 5
1.2 km from Gwanghwamun
The price is NZ$166 per night from 22 Dec. to 23 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (694 reviews)
The Strogt of Korea

"Very comfortable and convenient. Abdolutely grest area and friendly shop keepers"…"

Reviewed on 4 Jan. 2020

Orakai Insadong Suites
Gongsimga Hanok Guesthouse
2 out of 5
0.4 km from Gwanghwamun
The price is NZ$107 per night from 6 Dec. to 7 Dec.
4.6/5Wonderful! (36 reviews)
Awesome stay at the guesthouse

"The host is very friendly and helpful. I was planning for a birthday surprise for my boyfriend. The host helped to buy a birthday cake on my behalf and made the surprise a success. He recommended few places that we could visit which were nearby his guesthouse. The guesthouse is very clean and comfortable, ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Nov. 2019

Gongsimga Hanok Guesthouse
THE PLAZA Seoul, Autograph Collection
5 out of 5
1.2 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$265 per night from 3 Dec. to 4 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (988 reviews)

"Breakfast was wonderful and the staff was excellent. The room was very small"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb. 2020

THE PLAZA Seoul, Autograph Collection
Peanut Hotel
2 out of 5
1.5 km from Gwanghwamun
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1.3/5 (3 reviews)

"너무 더러워요. 침구류도 세탁한 거 같지 않고요. 저녁 9시에 체크인하는데 다른 사람이 사용하고 있어 1시간 기다려야 한다고 하고... 어이가"…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar. 2019

Peanut Hotel
Koreana Hotel
4 out of 5
0.8 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$99 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.2/5Very Good! (1,571 reviews)
Best location for shopping, eat and go sightseeing

"Best location. Easy for go shopping, eat and go sightseeing."…"

Reviewed on 11 Feb. 2020

Koreana Hotel
Woo Guest house
3 out of 5
0.4 km from Gwanghwamun
The price is NZ$77 per night from 8 Dec. to 9 Dec.
3.8/5Good! (87 reviews)

"The only good thing about this place was the location. Otherwise, " No private bathroom, folks be aware." It has to be clearly noticed. If I had known it earlier, I would have not booked this hostel. This facility stinks, on second day, some brown sticky liquidy stuff come off from the floor... yikes.... ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Oct. 2018

Woo Guest house
Four Points by Sheraton Seoul Station
3.5 out of 5
2.8 km from Gwanghwamun
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$109 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.3/5Excellent! (1,450 reviews)

"Very good for the price. Right next to the train station and on metro for good links"…"

Reviewed on 6 Aug. 2020

Four Points by Sheraton Seoul Station
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Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Gwanghwamun?
Gwanghwamun is located in a culturally rich area of Seoul known for its major shopping area and interesting historical sites. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, take a look at the 231 hotels and other accommodation options you’ll find within a mile.
Where is the best place to stay near Gwanghwamun?
Adjacent to Gwanghwamun, Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good options close by include LOTTE City Hotel Myeongdong and ENA Suite Hotel Namdaemun.
How many hotels will I be able to find close to Gwanghwamun?
Expedia has 231 hotels and other accommodation options within a mile from Gwanghwamun.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Gwanghwamun, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer in Gwanghwamun.
What can I see and do near Gwanghwamun?
You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Dongdaemun History & Culture Park, National Museum of Korea or National Folk Museum. While you’re exploring, swing by Gyeongbok Palace, Bukchon Hanok Village and Deoksugung Palace to learn a bit about the area. You can catch a show at Myeongdong Theater, Myeongdong Nanta Theatre and National Theater of Korea.

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