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The Maru, Seoul

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7, Cheongpa-ro 73-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea

City-center hostel within easy reach of Namsan Park
  • Free WiFi
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From 27 reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Great location
Fantastic service
Room is all right
Could use a good cleaning

The Maru, Seoul

from $18
  • Single Room (Double Bed)
  • Twin Room (Type A)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only
  • Single Room (Mini)
  • Twin Room (Type B)
  • Standard Single Room

What’s around The Maru, Seoul


  • In Yongsan-gu
  • Namsan Park - 17 min walk
  • War Memorial of Korea - 27 min walk
  • Seoul City Hall - 31 min walk
  • N Seoul Tower - 31 min walk
  • Myeongdong Street - 33 min walk
  • Ewha Woman's University - 40 min walk
  • Gwanghwamun - 42 min walk

Getting around

  • Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.) - 18 min drive
  • Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.) - 52 min drive
  • Anyang Station - 20 min drive
  • Seodaemun Station - 25 min walk
  • Ewha Woman's University Station - 30 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 21 rooms


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - midnight.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Water dispenser
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator/lift
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Washer/dryer
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom (not in room)
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 17-inch TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water

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Recent reviews

Good 7.0 From 165 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Good location.
The location is really good because it is close to Seoul station and some bus stops. The room was not so clean.
us3 night trip
Good 6.0
Overall Service and Condition are Average
If you are alighted at Seoul Station, you must take exit 15 otherwise you may not easy to find the guesthouse. Overall service and condition are average.
my10 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
I had a wonderful stay at the Maru guesthouse. I was traveling on my own and the room I stayed at was good! If I come back to korea I would stay here again!!
Danielle, cn4 night trip
Good 6.0
Stay here for cheap accommodation near Seoul Stn
The room is so small but rate is cheap. I stayed here because it's so close to Seoul Station.
au1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Go for Maru!
This is a very great place to stay in Seoul. Very accessible to Seoul station where major lines are connected. There's 7/11 at the ground floor of this building. People were very nice and they accomodated me despite my suoer late check in at 2am! I higjly recommend this to all
Roel Ronald, gb5 night romance trip

The Maru, Seoul

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