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 features

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)
How to get there

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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Yongsan-gu?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 93 vacation rentals near Yongsan-gu. From 24 Houses to 66 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Yongsan-gu for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Yongsan-gu?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Yongsan-gu:

  • Gangnam-gu: 41 vacation rentals
  • Jongno-1.2.3.4 ga-dong: 55 vacation rentals
  • Myeong-dong: 32 vacation rentals
  • Itaewon-dong: 22 vacation rentals
  • Sinchon-dong: 40 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Yongsan-gu?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Yongsan-gu. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • N Seoul Tower: 329 vacation rentals
  • U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan: 329 vacation rentals
  • Children’s Museum of National Museum of Korea: 331 vacation rentals
  • Sookmyung Women's University: 330 vacation rentals
  • Seoul Central Mosque: 331 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Yongsan-gu?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 66 rentals available
  • Studios: 65 rentals available
  • Guest houses: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Yongsan-gu?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 84 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Yongsan-gu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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