Seoul is a city that offers a wide range of accommodation options with a large diversity of types of prices. From hostels, temple stays and luxury hotels. Even campgrounds and guesthouses. On this page below you can find a variety of hotels and residence. We hope this information will help you find a proposal that best fits your requirements.  

Hotel availability and prices in Seoul change significantly when approaching the date of the conference. We highly recommend booking your hotel as soon as possible, otherwise availability cannot be guaranteed. 

You can make reservations for the following selected accommodations with special room rates for IBC 2020 attendees near the venue. Please note that IBS has negotiated with the following hotels and that room rates are lower than average.  However, IBS cannot guarantee that participants might be able to get a better deal through some of the platforms, such as or

Please complete any reservation form for the select hotels below and send it directly to the
desired hotel no later than 5 June 2020.

  • Rates are per room, per night.
  • Reserving early is recommended, as rooms will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • The reservation form must be accompanied with your credit card information for a one-night deposit to guarantee your reservation. At the end of the stay the balance will be charged upon check-out. 
  • Cancellation and refund policies are according to the rules of each hotel.
  • Promotional rates only apply to IBC 2020 participants.

Intercontinental Hotel COEX

This is the most convenient option, though not the least expensive, and is physically connected to the COEX center itself.  To secure your reservation at this property you will need to contact the hotel directly at +82 2 34522500, online here, or by email (  Please mention the following special access code when booking: IBCATT0720366, this way you will receive the special discount that has been negotiated for IBC attendees.  Please note that the special rate only affords you a discount from 5-10 July 2020. 

Room Rates:
Superior Room: KRW 230,000 + KRW 30,000 (Breakfast)

Website: Intercontinental Seoul COEX
Book Online: 



Complete the following form and return directly by fax (+82 2 500 2399) or by email ( no later than 30 days prior to your arrival to ensure room availability and special discount at URI &. 

Room Rates:

Superior Room: KRW 110,000
Deluxe Room: KRW 150,000

Hotel website: URi& Hotel


Hotel Peyto Samsung

Complete the following form and return directly by fax (+82 2 6936 8200) or by email ( or to secure your reservation at Hotel Peyto. 

Room Rates:
Superior Single: KRW 90,000

Deluxe Double/Twin: KRW 110,000

Hotel website: Hotel Peyto Samsung



Complete the following form and return directly by fax, (+82 2 6222 5731) or e-mail ( to secure your reservation at the GLAD hotel. 

Room Rates:
Standard Double: KRW 120,000
Standard Twin: KRW 120,000
Superior Double: KRW 130,000
Jumbo Twin: KRW 140,000

Hotel website: Glad Gangnam COEX


ibis Styles Ambassador Seoul Gangnam

To secure your reservation at the ibis Styles Ambassador Seoul Gangnam Hotel click here. This way you will receive the special discount that have been negotiated for IBC attendees. Please note that the special rate is subject to early closure due to limited quantity. For further inquiries, please contact the hotel by email at

Room Rate:
Standard Double & Twin: KRW 90,000
Superior Double & Twin: KRW 110,000

Hotel website: ibis Style Ambassador Seoul Gangnam Hotel


Other Accommodations & Unique Stays

Below accommodations were selected after careful consideration of several factors including:

- distance to and from the venue,
- security,
- moderate price per night,
- convenient travel and traffic.

Benikia Chain Hotels: BENEKIA is a Korean business hotel chain brand made of the letters from the sentence 'Best Night in Korea'.  Korean Tourism Organization supports Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to promote 'BENIKEA' chain brand business to provide comfortable rest area for local and foreign travelers. Click to view the many options that the Benikia hotel chain offer 

Hotel Options:
Hotel Hue

Temple Stay Options: 
Templestay: Finding your True Self

Hostel Options:
Hi Seoul Youth Hostel
Seoul Youth Hostel
Hostel Korea (Hanok Jin House)
Seoul International Youth Hostel

Guesthouse Options:
Doo Guesthouse
Woori-jip Guesthouse
Doo Guesthouse (Bukchon)
WWOOF Korea Guesthouse
Han Guesthouse
Kimchi Guesthouse
Myeonggajae Hanok Guesthouse
Moon Guesthouse
Dasom Guest House
Moda Guesthouse
Hyosundang Hanok Guesthouse
Myeongdong Guesthouse

Campground Options
Seoul Grand Park Campground
Camping in Seoul
Jungnang Campground
Nanji Campground
Noeul Campground

For additional unique stays throughout Seoul, click here