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Walkerhill Douglas House
The Walkerhill Douglas House is a luxury 5-star adults-only hotel located in the popular Gwang-jin. The hotel is surrounded by woodland and directly overlooks the Hangang River. The rooms have natural tones and provide amazing mountain and forest views. You have the option to relax in the Douglas Library, or have a drink in the Douglas Lounge. The local gay scene can be accessed via public transportation, with popular clubs being an average of 50-minutes away.
Banyan Tree Club & Spa Seoul
The Banyan Tree Club & Spa is a luxury 5-star hotel located in the heart of central Seoul. The previously Namsan Tower Hotel is a boutique-style with resort facilities. The hotel is green with various plants and has a modern decor. The rooms are spacious and romantic, offering great views of the city skyline. The Banyan Tree has an outdoor pool that overlooks the city, Korean BBQ is also served poolside. Incheon International Airport is around an hours drive from the hotel. Due to its location, popular gay nightlife in the area such as QUEEN and Bottoms Up are only 20-minutes away.
Banyan Tree Club & Spa Seoul
One of the most expensive hotels we recommend on Travel Gay Asia. Is it worth the price? Yes. You don't just 'stay' here, you also 'experience' it. The "Spa" bit is not just an add-on but a fundamental part of the hotel's concept. The huge suite has its own plunge pool and panoramic views - not unusual for a luxury resort, but on the 19th floor? The hotel spa is a true sanctuary with an impressive range of facilities such as a Korean sauna, a gym, indoor pools that are amongst the best in town. The Banyan Tree is 15 minutes by taxi from gay bars on 'Homo Hill', but the busy Myeongdong shopping street (10 min.) and the amazing Leeum Samsung Museum of Art (5 min.) are closer.
Imperial Palace (IP) Boutique Hotel
The most popular hotel in Seoul on Travel Gay Asia. The modern Imperial Palace (IP) Boutique is an easy walk to Always Homme gay bar, Club HIM by Pulse, Equus cruise club and other gay venues. This great-value hotel features bright, comfortable rooms with flat screen TV, iPod dock, free WiFi and fully mirrored bathroom. The Café Amiga serves all-day buffet that includes wine in the evening. The IP has its own gym if you're up for a bit of exercise. Many restaurants and cafés in the area.
Hamilton Hotel Itaewon
The newly upgraded Hamilton is in perfect location for the Itaewon gay nightlife, right next to Itaewon subway station and just a few minutes' walk from HOMPA by Le Queen, Club HIM by Pulse and the gay bars on 'Homo Hill'. Guest rooms have been renovated with modern furnishings, flat screen TV's, free WiFi, mini-fridges and private bathroom with hi-tech Daelim electronic toilets. The hotel has a great gym and a nice rooftop pool with sun loungers that are quite popular in the summer with the muscled gay crowd. An endless choice of restaurants, cafés and shops are nearby.
The Shilla Seoul
The Shilla offers a beautiful location that's great for sightseeing and shopping - 10-15 minutes to the Seoul Tower, Dongdaemun Market. Gay bars in Itaewon can be reached in 20-25 minutes by taxi, whilst the Jongno local gay scene is just two train stations away. The hotel offers 4 excellent restaurants (Japanese, Chinese, French and Italian) a pool, gym and spa. Guest rooms are modern, spacious and feature a supremely comfortable bed with goose-down comforter. The Shilla is the hotel of choice for passing dignitaries and discerning gay travelers.
Jongno Amare Hotel
Well-located for the gay bars on Nakwon-dong in Jongno, a few minutes' walk of gay sauna Mun Hwa and Jongno 3-ga Station, the Amare offers large rooms with flat screen cable TV, air conditioning, minibar, free WiFi and personal computer. Insadong and Geyongbokgung Palace are walking distance from the hotel. One of the most popular hotels in Jongno in Travel Gay.
Hotel Pop Jongno
A popular budget hotel with gay visitors. The 3-star Hotel Pop has a great location, close to all the gay bars in Jongno area and just a 5-minute walk from Jongno 3-ga subway station. Guest rooms have funky designs with unique wall paintings. Each room features two computers with fast WiFi connection, flat screen TV, en suite bathroom, minibar with free soft drinks and juice. Free popcorn and energy drinks provided at the lobby. Hotel Pop is a 10-minute walk from traditional Korean restaurants and shops at Insadong and a 5-minute drive from the UNESCO World Heritage site of Changdeokgung.
ibis Ambassador Insadong
The perfect budget hotel in central Seoul and a popular choice on Travel Gay Asia. The ibis is located in the heart of the culturally rich Insadong area, a 4-minute walk from Jongno 3-ga Station, There is a huge range of shops, markets and dining options nearby, and the gay bars in Jongno are within walking distances away from the hotel. Each bright, modern guest room features include flat screen LCD TV, safe, work desk, free WiFi. Onsite facilities include a gym, a café, bar and restaurant.
Doulos Hotel's value for money and great location make it a popular choice with gay guests. It is just a few minutes' walk from Jongno 3-ga station (Line 1) and the Jongno gay bars and nightlife. All modern, chic guest rooms feature a flat screen TV, minibar, an air purifier and free WiFi. Laptop rental and self-service laundromat are available. Nearby, there are many local dining options, and even more restaurants and craft shops in Insadong are just about 10 minutes away. Staff are friendly and English-speaking.
Fraser Place Central Seoul
Central apartments with nice city views, near the best shopping areas. Fraser Place offers free shuttle services to two subway stations, although both are only a 10-minute walk away.T The large, well-equipped apartments feature a full kitchen with washer, dining area, free WiFi. There is a gym, indoor pool, sauna & steam room. The restaurant serves both Asian and Western food. The Fraser is within walking distance of Namdaemun Market and Deoksu Palace , gay dance club HOMPA by Le Queen, HIM by Pulse, and the gay nightlife in Itaewon can be reached by taxi in 15 minutes.
Hotel Aventree Jongno
Modern hotel in a convenient location, very close to the Jongno gay bars, 5-minute walk from Insadong cultural street and 10 minutes from Jongno 3-ga subway station. Guest rooms have free WiFi. The hotel has its own gym, and the in-house Avenue 65th restaurant serves daily buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner. Popular gay Bar Friends and many more gay bars in Jongno are all within 10 minutes' walk from the Aventree. Plenty of local dining options nearby, too.
The Centermark is located in the very heart of Seoul, just a 10-minute walk to Insadong, Myeongdong and the gay bar scene in Jongno. Staff are helpful and friendly. Guest rooms feature free WiFi, flat screen TV, fridge, personal safe, etc. Onsite facilities include a gym, business centre with computer stations, and a few restaurants. The hotel's central location makes it easy to explore Seoul. The beautiful Changdeok Palace and Gyeongbok Palace are less than 10 minutes' walk away, as is the nearest subway.
Orakai Insadong Suites
The Orakai Insadong is conveniently located on Nakwon-dong Street, near the gay bars in Jongno, GM Sauna, and walking distance to the famous Insadong street, with its wide range of restaurants, shops and entertainment outlets. These self-catering spacious apartments feature fully-equipped kitchenette + washing machines, satellite TV's and DVD players. Great facilities include an indoor pool and well equipped gym. Great value for money and perfect for sightseeing, shopping and gay nightlife.
Stay In GAM Hostel
We are not sure what GAM stands for but it certainly isn't 'Gay Asian Male'. This nice modern hostel is well-located for the local gay scene in Jongno - only minutes away from the bars and subway station. All dorms and rooms have air conditioning and heating. Bathrooms are either private or shared. There is a public kitchen. The hostel offers free WiFi and free Continental breakfast. Staff are friendly and helpful. Stay in GAM is a 2-minute walk from Changdeokgung Palace and about a 15-minute walk from the trendy Insadong.
An excellent budget choice. The U&I Hostel is located in Yongsan district, next to the Sookmyung subway station. Rooms at have free WiFi, wooden floors, flat screen TV, fridge. Bathrooms are either shared or private. There is a shared living room and common kitchen. Breakfast is offered for free every morning. U&I Hostel is a 5-minute drive from Seoul Railway Station and within a 15-minute drive from the gay scene in Itaewon and N Seoul Tower.
Millennium Seoul Hilton Hotel
Located at the base of Mount Namsan, this well-known 5-star hotel has its own golf driving range, indoor pool, casino, 8 dining options, gym, spa and beauty salon. The Millennium is within easy access of attractions like Namdaemun open-air market, Seoul Tower and Myeongdong. The nearby Seoul Station provides easy access to other parts of Seoul. Gay bars in Jongno and dance clubs in Itaewon district are both a 15-minute drive away.
SP @ Itaewon Guesthouse
Quality budget-level hostel located right next to the gay nightlife in Itaewon (a few minutes' walk) and a 5-minute walk from Itaewon Station. SP Guesthouse offers 3 large bathrooms (to share), a fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities and a large common area. The bedrooms & dorms are clean and fully air-conditioned. There's free WiFi in public areas. Staff are welcoming and friendly.
The excellent-value, modern ITW hotel is located just a few minutes’ walk from the gay bars on Homo Hill, popular gay club HIM by Pulse, HOMPA and the Itaewon subway station. All 70 guest rooms at Hotel I.T.W have free WiFi, air conditioning, TV, fridge, electric kettle and safe. 24-hour front desk and laundry services are available. Tourist sights like Nam Mountain and Han River are about 1 km away. The famous shopping district of Myeongdong is only about 4 km away from the hotel.
Hotel PJ Myeongdong
One of the most popular hotels in central Seoul. The excellent-value Hotel PJ offers free shuttle service to Dongdaemun Market and Lotte Department Store in Myeongdong. Each comfortable, contemporary guest room features free WiFi internet access, flat screen TV, tea & coffee maker and a private balcony. The onsite tour desk can help arrange day trips and transfers. PC stations are available. From the nearby Chungmuro subway station, it takes less than 30 minutes to get to the Itaewon gay scene.
Fraser Place Namdaemun
The great-value Fraser Place is located next to Namdaemun Square, a 3-minute walk from City Hall Station and Hoehyeon Station with easy connections to other parts of Seoul. Modern guest rooms are tastefully decorated, each featuring free WiFi, iPod dock, flat screen TV, fridge and desk. Apartments have a small kitchen and living area with sofa. The hotel has a well-equipped gym, sauna, bar and restaurant where a daily Continental breakfast is served. The Fraser’s location is great for shopping in Myeongdong. Many restaurants nearby.
Loisir Hotel Seoul Myeongdong
The modern Loisir Hotel Seoul enjoys a very convenient location, right next to the Myeongdong subway station (Line 4) and some of the best shopping malls in Seoul. Each modern guest room features a flat screen TV, minibar, work desk, private bathroom and free WiFi. Interconnected rooms are available. The Loisir has a 24-hour front desk and a restaurant, although plenty of local options are within walking distances. The Jongno gay bar scene can be reached within 15 minutes.
G Guesthouse Itaewon In Seoul
Excellent budget hotel in Itaewon. The G Guesthouse is located a 1-minute walk from Itaewon Station (Line 6) and within walking distance to gay bars on Homo Hill, Hyundae Sauna and other gay clubs. Rooms and dorms with shared/shared facilities are available. Features include air conditioning, seating area, locker and desk. There's free WiFi in public areas and a rooftop garden with sun terrace. Guests have access to a shared kitchen & dining area where free breakfast is served. The G Guesthouse provides luggage storage, cell phone rental services.
TOP Hotel & Residence Insadong
Excellent budget hotel in the heart of the Jongno gay nightlife. TOP Hotel Insadong is located a short walk from the subway station (Exit 5) and local gay bars and restaurants. The hotel offers basic studios, complete with a kitchenette (stove, fridge, washing machine), flat screen cable TV, free WiFi. There is a shared lounge and a 24-hour front desk. Staff are friendly and speak English. The famous Insadong area is a few minutes’ walk from the hotel, as is the gay-popular Coffee Bean café at Fraser Suites Insadong hotel. Great value for money.
Golden Tulip M Hotel
Perfect for gay shopaholics. This great-value, new Golden Tulip hotel is located next to Namdaemun Market and just a 5-minute walk to Myeongdong, with its huge range of restaurants and shops. Each contemporary-style, non-smoking rooms feature free WiFi, air conditioning, flat screen satellite T’V, coffee/tea maker and an en suite bathroom with electronic toilet! Guests can enjoy the onsite gym, coffee shop and convenience store. Other facilities include a 24-hour front desk, a Korean restaurant and a stylish rooftop bar.
Sejong Hotel Seoul Myeongdong
One of the best value hotels in this area. The Sejong Hotel offers affordable luxurious rooms in great central location - a short walk to the best shopping areas in Myeongdong. Guest rooms are spacious and comfortable, each featuring high speed WiFi, flat screen cable TV and tea & coffee-making facilities. Room service available. The hotel has a gym, 24-hour business centre, 3 restaurants. More restaurants A/V, Maniac and other gay bars in Jongno can be reached in 10 minutes by taxi.
Lotte Hotel Seoul
We recommend the Lotte Seoul for many reasons. This 5-star hotel is linked to the Euljiro 1-ga subway station, Lotte Department Store and huge range of shopping and restaurants in Myeongdong. The hotel has great facilities include an indoor swimming pool, several restaurants, gym and sauna. Guest rooms enjoy city views, free WiFi, flat screen TV's, modern bathrooms, desks, minibars. Great value and location. From the Lotte, you can walk to Namdaemun Market in 10 minutes or take the subway (or a short taxi ride) to Bar Friends, Shortbus, BB Bar, etc.