Minimum stay 30 days. Please contact us if you wish to stay shorter than that duration.


How do I book a room?

The booking process of dwell Dongdaemun:
1. Register & apply online.
2. Guests sign Accommodation Agreement (AA) online and pay Security Deposit + Rent through bank transfer.
3. ‘Booking Complete’ email will be sent to the guests.
4. Guests are required to provide Photo ID, for example, the page of passport with photo and signature.

What is the Security Deposit?

To secure your room at dwell Dongdaemun, you will need to pay a Security Deposit. The amount of Security Deposit ranges from KRW 1,000,000 to KRW 2,700,000 depending on the room type and duration of stay.

Bank Account of dwell Dongdaemun

Beneficiary Name : CSL Student Living Benikea KP Ltd
Beneficiary Bank Name : KEB Hana Bank
Beneficiary Bank Address : 22, Jong-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea
Beneficiary Bank Account Number : 113-910069-07304
Beneficiary Bank SWIFT Code : KOEXKRSE

(1) When RESIDENT transfers Security Deposit or Rent from foreign accounts, any charge, including commission for exchange, and remittance etc., shall be borne by the RESIDENT.
(2) When the OWNER transfers Security Deposit or Rent to foreign accounts, any charge, including commission for exchange, and remittance etc., shall be borne by the RESIDENT.

What is included in the Rent?

 Utilities: water, gas, electricity and internet.
 Use of all facilities including resident lounge, study room, gym, communal kitchen, and rooftop terrace.
 Residential Life Program activities including many free events for residents only (some events might be chargeable).

Can I view accommodation before applying?

Yes, you are welcome to come and have a look around. Please feel free to or send us an email at or call the Sales Team on 82-2-957-0700 (OFFICE HOURS: MONDAY~FRIDAY, 7AM~9PM). We also have lots of pictures of different rooms on our website.

How do you assign room?

Room assignment is made according to first-come first-served basis. Once you have applied, our Sales Team will look through your application and find the best room for you according to your requirements and then send you the Accommodation Agreement (AA). Please note that we will always try to meet your preferences but we cannot guarantee that we will meet them all. If you do not have particular preference of your roommates, assigning room is processed on a random basis.

Can I live with my friends or specify preferences for my roommates?

Of course, please state your friends’ name or your preference during your online application. It is not always guaranteed but we will do our best to meet your preferences and it is subject to room availability.

I am not a Korean citizen and waiting for my Visa to stay in Korea now. What if I do not receive a VISA?

A guest can cancel any Accommodation Agreement without penalty if you do not receive a visa to work or study in Seoul up to and including the first day of your Accommodation Agreement. You must notify dwell Dongdaemun management within 3 days through email with your declined Visa documentation attached. No admin fee to be paid. Please refer to the Cancellation Policy for detailed terms and conditions.

How long are the Tenancy Agreement?

dwell Dongdaemun accommodation offers many contract lengths for our prospective residents. Please refer to our website for detailed information. You may email us at or call our Sales Team on 82-2-957-0700 if you want to request for a special contract length (OFFICE HOURS: MONDAY~FRIDAY, 7AM~9PM).

What is the payment method of Tenancy Agreement?

You can pay Security Deposit and Rent through bank transfer. Please refer to Bank Account of dwell Dongdaemun.

What are the payment options?

If guest books a bed for staying 3 months or below, he or she must pay full rent in advance.
If guest books a bed for staying 4 months or above, he or she can choose to pay rent in full or instalment accordingly.

How does dwell Dongdaemun compare with other studios and accommodations in Hoegi Station area?

dwell Dongdaemun offers stylish and modern apartments in a secure accommodation complex within walking distance to Kyung Hee University, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, and the University of Seoul. You will enjoy access to vibrant communal facilities including resident lounge, gym, study area, pantry, and rooftop terrace.

dwell Dongdaemun has an exciting Global Community Program, where you will make new friends, brainstorm on new business ideas and participate in different events and social activities.