Important: This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local, and health advisories for this destination before you book.

Find Hotels Near Gyeongbok Palace, Seoul

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and vacation rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Top Hotels Close to Gyeongbok Palace

Woo Guest house
3 out of 5
0.2 mi from Gyeongbok Palace
The price is $32 per night
3.8/5Good! (86 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 Oct 15, 2018

Woo Guest house
Somerset Palace Seoul
4 out of 5
0.4 mi from Gyeongbok Palace
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $86 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,036 reviews)

"I have stayed here before and will stay again, especially at the price I paid this time, perhaps discounted because of the virus."…"

Reviewed on May 2, 2020

Somerset Palace Seoul
ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong
3.5 out of 5
0.9 mi from Gyeongbok Palace
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $41 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,086 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong
Nine Tree Premier Hotel Insadong
4 out of 5
0.5 mi from Gyeongbok Palace
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $57 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (247 reviews)
Highly recommended

"It exceeded my expectations for the price i paid. A new hotel opened in oct 2019. The amenties were available, room was spacious and the bed was comfortable. Location was superb connected shopping & restaurants arcade. 2 minutes away from insadong cultural and artistic shopping street."…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Nine Tree Premier Hotel Insadong
ibis Ambassador Seoul Myeongdong
3.5 out of 5
1.1 mi from Gyeongbok Palace
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $60 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (722 reviews)

"We had a 20 hour layover flight in Korea during January, so we booked this hotel in Myeongdong. We enjoyed our stay! Location: The airport bus brought us straight to the outside of the hotel. (Make sure you double check the airport bus #) It was like a 1 minute walk to the Myeongdong shopping street! ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

ibis Ambassador Seoul Myeongdong
Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun
4 out of 5
0.5 mi from Gyeongbok Palace
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $63 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,065 reviews)
Stayed 2nights.

"I was supposed to stay a night but I decided to extend one more night and I could stay in the same room for 2nights without moving out. Not only staffs I met was all kind and helpful, but also room condition was pretty satisfying, cozy and neat. :) Mini bar with middle sized pringles and 2 beers ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Shilla Stay Gwanghwamun
Open Real Luxury Korean Hanok
3 out of 5
0.3 mi from Gyeongbok Palace
Get Rates
Open Real Luxury Korean Hanok
Four Seasons Hotel Seoul
5 out of 5
0.6 mi from Gyeongbok Palace
The price is $237 per night
4.8/5Exceptional! (703 reviews)
Avoid the breakfast not worth it

"Overall very good, the vallet, reception, and concierge was top notch best of the best. The breakfast was sub par. Not worth the money and we felt rushed (started eating at 10am). We got reminded twice that it's over at 1030am and the food started to dwindle from 10am. At 50000 won per person, we ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Seoul
Hotel Aventree Jongno
3.5 out of 5
0.6 mi from Gyeongbok Palace
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $47 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (980 reviews)

"Convenient to take Airport Bus. 7-11 convenient store at 1st floor (6-1am) most time open. Nice & kind staff. The room was cold, tho. I had to ask for extra blankets, still cold. Centrally controlled Heat & Air was good for me."…"

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2020

Hotel Aventree Jongno
Lotte Hotel Seoul
5 out of 5
0.9 mi from Gyeongbok Palace
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $150 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,227 reviews)

"Great service and great location. We’ll come back!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Lotte Hotel Seoul
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Gyeongbok Palace
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Gyeongbok Palace is located in a culturally-rich area of Seoul known for its array of dining options and major shopping area. The neighborhood is home to 239 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that works for your stay.

Staying Near Gyeongbok Palace

There are 183 hotels and accommodations within a mile of Gyeongbok Palace, including these options:

  • Lotte City Hotel Myeongdong: This 4-star hotel features 2 restaurants, free WiFi, and free parking. Our customers like its central location and room service.
  • Lotte Hotel Seoul: This 5-star hotel features 5 restaurants, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and quiet location.
  • Ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong: With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a fitness center, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location and comfortable, quiet rooms.

Things to See and Do Near Gyeongbok Palace

Now that you've visited Gyeongbok Palace, you can discover everything there is to see and do within a few miles of the area.

You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Africa Museum of Art, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, or Hanbok Museum. Explore notable local landmarks like N Seoul Tower, Gwanghwamun, and Changdeokgung Palace. You can watch performances at Sejong Cultural Center, SACHOOM Theater, and Gangbuk Jeongdong Nanta Theatre if you're interested in local theater.

Seoul City Hall, Namdaemun Market, and Dongdaemun Market are a few additional nearby sights. Spend some time checking out Hongik University, which is 3.4 mi (5.5 km) from Gyeongbok Palace, or make a stop by Garosu-gil, located 4.7 mi (7.5 km) away.

Traveling around Gyeongbok Palace

Take advantage of metro transit at Anguk Station, Gyeongbokgung Station, and Gangwhamun Station. If you'd like to venture around the area nearby, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

More trip options

Recent reviews of Gyeongbok Palace hotels