Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Jongno

Take a holiday to Jongno and enjoy the area's museums, culture and temples. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and monuments, this city welcomes all visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Gyeongbok Palace and Dongdaemun Market. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Jongno

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Jongno a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Supsok Hanbang Land (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Namsan Cable Car (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Children's Grand Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Ttukseom Hangang Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • SeaLaLa Spa & Water Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • COEX Aquarium (7 mi / 11.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Jongno

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Jongno is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Namsan Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Seonjeongneung Royal Tombs (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Samcheong Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Waryong Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Baeksasil Valley (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Mt. Inwang (1.2 mi / 2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Jongno

The nearest airport is in Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.), located 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.), which is 30.6 mi (49.2 km) away.

It's easy to get around Jongno by catching a ride on the metro at Anguk Station, Gyeongbokgung Station or Gangwhamun Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Jongno-gu?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 382 holiday lettings around Jongno-gu. From 133 houses to 227 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Jongno-gu?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Jongno-gu:

  • Yongsan-gu: 104 holiday homes
  • Songpa-gu: 36 holiday homes
  • Yeongdeungpo-dong: 25 holiday homes
  • Myeong-dong: 52 holiday homes
  • Mapo-gu: 113 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Jongno-gu? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Jongno-gu. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Korea House: 385 holiday lettings
  • The Blue House: 384 holiday lettings
  • Ilsan Lake Park: 363 holiday lettings
  • Incheon Munhak Stadium: 289 holiday lettings
  • Hongdae Music Show Theatre: 388 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Jongno-gu listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Jongno-gu?

Yes, of course. offers 133 Houses in Jongno-gu. Our other popular types of Jongno-gu holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 227 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 237 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Jongno-gu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Jongno-gu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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