Hanok Essay Seochon cannot be booked by phone or text message.

Reservation is available through the real-time reservation system in Stayfolio.

The available reservation period is 180days from today's date.


Check-in & Check-out

16:00 - 11:00

Unfortunately, early check in and late check out are not available for this stay due to cleaning issues.

House rules

· Infants are not allowed due to the safety reasons such as bathtub.

· Under the age of 18 without adults are not permitted to stay.

· No pets allowed

· If a guest shows up with extra people unannounced, the host has the right to turn them away.

· If you stay more than 3 nights, additional cleaning service will be arranged.

· The reserve the right to charge individual guests or for the cost of rectifying damage which has been caused by the deliberate, negligent, or reckless acts of guests to the our property or structure.

· Surveillance cameras are used on the property due to safety reasons.

· To ensure proper hygiene, our building receives monthly pest control services. However, you can see bugs or pests due to the nature of the environment. Please note that prepaid reservations cannot be refunded due to the above issue.

Reservation Policy

· A confirmation message will be sent to you after your transaction is submitted.

· If the transaction is not submitted within 12 hours, your reservation may be cancelled.

· You can ask for a cash receipt when you make an account transfer payment. Please apply for the request when you make a reservation.

· For any changes on reservation or cancellations, please text to the number where the reservation confirmed text message was sent. (Guest name / Check in date)



There is a lounge chair where you can sit and relax looking at the garden. Sit back, relax and enjoy the music flowing from the speakers. Please read the instructions and precautions provided before using the stove.


We provide minimal tableware for you to eat packaged or delivered food from nearby markets. Sink, electric pot, cutlery, and wine opener are prepared.

Drip coffee & Tea

Hanok Essay Seochon has a set of coffee drippers and coffee beans for you to make your own coffee. Tea sets, tea leaves, and small portable dining table are prepared for you to enjoy your tea time.


There is a bathtub where you can take a bath while looking at the garden from the bedroom. Open the bathtub cover, get warm water and use it. Please cover the bathtub cover after using.


Bedding and towels are always being washed and replaced. If you stay more than 3 nights, we will replace your bedding and towels and provide simple room maintenance service if you request in advance. Bedding and towel replacement service are not available for 2 night stay.


Shampoo, conditioner, body wash, hand wash are prepared in separated bathroom. Toothpaste, face towel, bath towel, and hair dryer are prepared in the powder room.

한옥에세이 서촌의 고가의 가구 및 집기의 파손/분실/손상 되었을 경우 실구매가로 변상비를 책정하여 청구 합니다.

Room rate

WeekdaysWeekends / Peak Season(Jul to Aug)
2/2380,000 KRW430,000 KRW

· The weekend rates are applied on the day before public holidays or on year-end(21/Dec to 1/Jan) holidays.

Long Stay promotions

Minimum stay of 2 nights on weekdays(Sun-Thu) up to 10% discounts

· Except for the day before a public holiday or year-end(21/Dec to 1/Jan) holidays.

· Discount will be automatically applied at the payment stage.

· Not applicable with other promotion.

Cancellation Policy

We require 10 days cancellation notice prior to your scheduled arrival date, otherwise we will charge you a cancellation fee as below.

10 days before check inFull refund
9 days before check in 90% refund
8 days before check in 80% refund
7 days before check in 70% refund
6 days before check in 60% refund
5 days before check in 50% refund
4 days before check in 40% refund
3 days before check in No refund


Hanok Essay Seochon is located in Seochon, the village west of Gyeongbok Palace. 

Please use public transportation as much as possible because it is impossible to park in an area where Hanoks are concentrated.

12, Pilundae-ro 3-gil, Jongno-gu

Business License Number 404-86-01622

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