We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 65 Gyeongju B&Bs / inns

Homo nomad Guesthouse

166 Sajeong-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do 780-938, South Korea
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Homo nomad Guesthouse to your Saves list
Homo nomad Guesthouse
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Ranked #8 of 65 Gyeongju B&B and Inns
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
MarkManama Koudekerk aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
Write a Review

24 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (4)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Any
English first
Koudekerk aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
83 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The house has a pretty cool lay-out and with the seating areas downstairs it's easy to chat to other people. We stayed in a double room on the ground floor and in the mixed dorm. Both were fine, nothing fancy. The double room can be a bit noisy as it's right next to the area where people will pass by... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
246 helpful votes 246 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Nothing much to say about this guesthouse. The guests are very independent and the owners didn't seem to be around a lot. The location is okay, you could find something more centrally located and maybe even a little cheaper. We had a traditional skype private bedroom and thought it was fine. No lost space in the room and not much... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal, Canada
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013 via mobile

Homo Nomad has a special laid back feel that some will enjoy and others not. The best thing about it is the location. It is within walking distance of everything you will want to see. The toilets and bath are shared and outside(!) which can be a bit daunting when it is chilly and you need to go at 4... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
367 reviews 367 reviews
107 hotel reviews
177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

We choose 5 nights stay in Gyeongju, its a cozy Town with a lot to experience in it and around. Really nice people, Kao & her husband owned the Guest house, a traditional construction with man & woman dormitory & 4 privates, including 2 in a Korean traditional way. Well! it was my second traditional experience, it's almost like doing... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ottawa, Canada
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

The building itself is very homey and clean; the people are okay as well. The rooms are small, and we slept uncomfortably on the floor ("Korean" style). The roof is very low, which makes it feel cramped. We also got a room that faced the outside street and vendors rolled by at 7am, VERY LOUDLY proclaiming their wares so we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Seoul, South Korea
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

For those who are adventurous, backpacking/traveling alone or with friends and don't mind sharing a bathroom, I totally recomend this place. It's a traditional Hanok House filled with many interesting things, a dog and guests from all over; the owners are nice, yet not much talkative. The guesthouse is near the train station, and close by many tourist atractions; the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

We stayed here for 4 nights. My Korean friend made the reservation, but I could have done that myself by email, because the owner speaks English very well. We were expecting an ondol style room, but our 2 persons room had a "normal" bed. Most guests here are backpackers and stay in one of the dorm rooms: mixed or female.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
20 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

I'm doubting on whether to give it average or very good. Homo Nomad is a small guesthouse in Gyeongju, south of the Tumuli park (northern entrance is 700 m away). The website gives good directions on how to get to the guesthouse, so for once I wasn't lost in Korea. The owner/manager speaks good English and is very helpful. Breakfast... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

I took my parents to Gyeongju for the weekend and we stayed in this small friendly guesthouse. My parents had a small room with bedding laid out on the floor in the traditional Korean style. I stayed in a bunk in the women's dorm room with just one other guest. The house itself was really cool, an old building with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Singapore, Singapore
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
33 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

The guesthouse is located in the older and quieter part of Gyeongju, it has a charming quaint atmosphere and the owners were rather friendly. Located just a short walk away are the Daereaung Tombs as well as the Noseodong tombs. The Cheomseongdae is not too far away too. Transport wise, there are bus stops nearby with buses that goes to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Homo nomad Guesthouse, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Homo nomad Guesthouse? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Homo nomad Guesthouse

Address: 166 Sajeong-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do 780-938, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Gyeongsangbuk-do > Gyeongju
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, HostelWorld, Agoda, HostelBookers and Odigeo so you can book your Homo nomad Guesthouse reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

51 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (28)
Hotel & grounds (5)
Room/suite (1)
Other (22)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (24)
Other (24)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in Gyeongju with
any amenities