The largest district in Seoul, Seocho, is a thriving centre of contemporary culture. Providing visitors with classical Korean theatre, ballet, aromatic French bakeries, and gallery exhibitions, it remains one of the most popular spots in the city. The French quarter of Seorae Village is particularly known for its bakeries and wine shops, while Yangjai Citizens’ Forest has become on of Seoul’s most beloved green park. Stretching down to the waterfront of the Han River, Seocho includes a significant portion of the popular Banpo Hangang Park as well as the famous Moonlight Rainbow Fountain of Banpo Bridge.
- National Gugak Centre: Discover traditional Korean music in Seocho through performances that include imperial court instruments, folk percussion, narrative Pansori, ritual dance, and contemporary Gugak orchestra.
- Seoul Arts Centre: Explore contemporary art exhibitions at the centre’s Hangaram Art Museum, discover some of South Korea’s finest examples of calligraphy, or indulge in an evening of fine opera or ballet at the Opera House.
- National Library of Korea: Venture into a realm of national literary treasures at this Seoul library, home to well over 6 million books and close to 850 thousand foreign tomes.
Seocho is a central district in Seoul, located on the southern side of the Han River. Most of the businesses, residences, and attractions are concentrated in the northern half of the district. The illustrious Gangnam-gu is within walking distance along the shore, heading east. There are several subway lines that cover most of Seocho’s neighbourhoods. You can take a short trip across the river on the orange subway line from the Apgujeong, Jamwon, or Sinsa Stations. The light green subway line also passes through Yeoksam and Seocho Stations, and the red subway line stops at Yangjae Station.
176 hotels near Seocho
1330-4, Seocho-dong Map
Artnouveau City II Gangnam Serviced Residence Seoul offers cosmopolitan travellers a luxurious base in the modern up-scale district in the Korean capital. This Seoul hotel places visitors within... More
COATEL, located in the central part of Korean business area, Teheran Valley, offers the largest scale service for the long-term travelers and businessmen with the best functions of Condominium,... More
BEST WESTERN PREMIER Gangnam Seoul opened in November of 2004, offering 128 guestrooms and suites on 15 floors. Guests can enjoy nearby attractions that include the Royal Tombs at Seonjeongneung,... More
1680-1, Seocho-dong Map
Business and leisure travellers can find elegant and comfortable accommodations combined with friendly service at Artnouveau City 3 Seocho Serviced Residence Seoul. The stylish property in the... More
The Novotel Ambassador Gangnam Seoul features 332 guestrooms that are comfortable, yet luxurious and modern. With lots of wood, deep colours, and marble accents, this Novotel is warm and inviting.... More
Travellers on business trips or leisure vacations in bustling Seoul find suitable base in the comfortable accommodations of Gangnam Serviced Residences Seoul. This value-for-money hotel is within... More
Discerning travellers looking for top-notch spaces within convenient distance from local attractions and corporate hubs find an ideal base in the well-equipped and centrally located accommodations... More
Shilla Stay Yeoksam Seoul is located in Seoul (Gangnam), close to LG Arts Centre, Seolleung Park, and COEX Convention and Exhibition Center. Also nearby are Bongeunsa and COEX Mall. In addition to... More
Visitors looking for a short- or long-term stay in the vibrant South Korean capital find ideal base at the self-serving and modern apartment units at Inn The City Serviced Residence Nonhyeon Seoul.... More