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Carrot Hostel

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Basic Twin Room | Premium bedding, memory-foam beds, individually decorated
Classic Single Room | Bathroom | Shower, free toiletries, hair dryer, heated floors
Basic Double Room, 1 Bedroom | Bathroom | Shower, free toiletries, hair dryer, heated floors

Overview of Carrot Hostel

Carrot Hostel

2.0 star property
In the heart of Seoul

7.6/10 Good

9 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
87-20 Sinchon-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, 03789
Main amenities
  • Air conditioning
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Self-serve laundry
Feel at home
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Laundry facilities
  • Premium bedding
  • Private bathroom
  • Television

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Hongdae
  • Lotte Outlets Seoul Station - 14 min drive
  • Gwanghwamun - 13 min drive
  • Seoul City Hall - 5 min drive
  • Gyeongbok Palace - 16 min drive
  • Namsan Park - 16 min drive
  • Bukchon Hanok Village - 22 min drive
  • Namdaemun Market - 18 min drive
  • Myeongdong Street - 19 min drive
  • National Museum of Korea - 23 min drive
  • Dongdaemun Design Plaza - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.) - 35 min drive
  • Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.) - 50 min drive
  • Haengsin Station - 13 min drive
  • Suseo Station - 20 min drive
  • Anyang Station - 21 min drive
  • Shinchon Station - 2 min walk
  • Sogang Univ. Station - 8 min walk
  • Sinchon Station - 9 min walk


  • 랑데자뷰 - 2 min walk
  • 신촌수제비 - 1 min walk
  • EDIYA COFFEE - 1 min walk
  • 리틀쿠바 - 2 min walk
  • 보승회관 - 2 min walk

About this property

Carrot Hostel

Carrot Hostel puts you 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Myeongdong Street and 3 mi (4.9 km) from Gyeongbok Palace. Also, this hostel is 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from Bukchon Hanok Village and 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from N Seoul Tower. Public transportation is only a short walk: Shinchon Station is 2 minutes and Sogang Univ. Station is 8 minutes.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 25 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until 10:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with special check-in instructions and an access code; access will be through a private entrance
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms (speed: 500+ Mbps (good for 6+ people or 10+ devices))


  • No on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities


  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • Handrails in hallways
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance


  • Korean

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating

Sleep well

  • Memory-foam mattress
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • Heated floor (bathroom)
  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Complimentary wireless Internet access (speed of 500+ Mbps (good for 6+ people or 10+ devices))


  • Mobile key entry

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea) guidelines.


<p>This property does not have lifts.</p><p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher on site.</p> <p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

carrot guesthouse
Carrot Hostel Seoul
Carrot Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Carrot Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Seoul

Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Carrot Hostel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Carrot Hostel?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Carrot Hostel?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Carrot Hostel.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Carrot Hostel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Carrot Hostel?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Seven Luck Casino Millennium Seoul Hilton Branch (6-min drive) and Seven Luck Casino Seoul Gangnam Branch (15-min drive) are both nearby.
What's the area around Carrot Hostel like?
Carrot Hostel is in Hongdae, a short 2-minute walk from Shinchon Station and 15 minutes' walk from Hongik University.







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Property conditions & facilities




2/10 Poor

Room is dirty
Room is dirty. There was cockroachs on bed. Disgusting
2-night trip with friends
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great location! Its near to subway very easy to go somewhere else and same as picture!
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Room is same as described! Great location! Comfortable
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Enjoyed my stay here! Same as picture and great location! (Near to subway)
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Very good value for money
Nice room, great location, extremely nice and helpful staff
Marlene, 11-night trip
Verified guest review