Destination guide

Why people love visiting exciting Yongsan-gu

Take a vacation to Yongsan-gu and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and live music. Well-liked for its restaurants, shopping and bars, this city is both cosmopolitan and scenic. Local cultural sights include National Museum of Korea and War Memorial of Korea. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Yongsan-gu

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Yongsan-gu a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Namsan Cable Car (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Supsok Hanbang Land (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • SeaLaLa Spa & Water Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • COEX Aquarium (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Ttukseom Hangang Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • SMTOWN coexartium (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Yongsan-gu

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Yongsan-gu. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Namsan Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Seonjeongneung Royal Tombs (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Yongsan Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Namsan Botanical Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Seoul Floating Islands (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Banpo Hangang Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Yongsan-gu

The nearest airport is in Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.), located 9.8 mi (15.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.), which is 29.5 mi (47.5 km) away.

You can see more of Yongsan-gu by catching a ride on the metro at Samgakji Station, Noksapyeong Station or Sinyongsan Station.

Where to stay around Yongsan-gu?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 90 holiday lettings near Yongsan-gu. From 24 Houses to 63 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Yongsan-gu is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Yongsan-gu?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Yongsan-gu. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • N Seoul Tower: 327 holiday lettings
  • Leeum Samsung Museum of Art: 328 holiday lettings
  • Hyochang Stadium: 320 holiday lettings
  • Blue Square: 328 holiday lettings
  • I’Park Mall: 315 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Yongsan-gu listed on HomeAway 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 Yongsan-gu?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 24 Houses in Yongsan-gu. Our other popular types of Yongsan-gu holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 63 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 62 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Yongsan-gu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 82 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Yongsan-gu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.