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Want to know the best way to learn Korean? Living in a Homestay in Seoul is the answer.

LTL Homestay programs are the most popular accommodation choice with our students.

Why? Because the results are fantastic.

Coupled with a group class language learning program there is no better way to boost your Korean ability.

We’ve been running homestay programs at LTL School since 2007 and we’ve seen students sky rocket their language ability in next to no time.

Homestay in Seoul

ALTERNATIVE || If you’d prefer a more budget option, check out our apartments in Seoul.

LTL Homestay in Seoul

100% Immersion – Speak Korean 24/7, practice at home what you learned in class, join family outings and weekend trips, enjoy you South Korea life fully.

Only The Best – We’ve been working with homestay families since 2007. You can rest assured that your experience with our homestay families in Seoul will be the best you’ll get.

Half Board – Every homestay in Seoul will include breakfast and dinner making your life in Korea infinitely easier. You’ll get to sample the very best food this amazing cuisine has to offer.

Over a Decade of Experience

Top Team – Our team is extensive, international and always growing. We are all experts. Please ask us anything you need and we will help get you an answer as fast as possible.

No Additional Fees – There are never any hidden fees or added extras with LTL. Things like WiFi, bills and heating etc are all included in the final price of your homestay.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ RATED – With experience comes quality. We’ve got a whole host of amazing rating all over the internet. Whether it be on the likes of Google, Trustpilot or Facebook. You can trust us.


All our homestays in Seoul are half board meaning breakfast and dinner are included in the price.

Throughout all of our LTL locations roughly 80% of our students choose to stay with a host family.

The reason is exactly what we mentioned above. The progress you can make is unrivalled.

You can study in a classroom all you want but there is nothing quite like the experience of using what you have learnt in the classroom with native speakers who can introduce you to a whole new world of Korean.

Seoul Homestay | The HouseSeoul Homestay | The Room
24/7 exposure to KoreanBeddings fully provided
Authentic home cooked Korean foodInternet available in all homestays
Spend your time with your family as you wishBed, desk, closet, air conditioning
Closer to LTL’s School in SeoulLock and key
Washing machine availableBathroom shared with the family

PLEASE NOTE | Homestays in Seoul are only offered to full time students of LTL Language School. You cannot partake in a homestay without taking a Korean course of at least 20 hours a week.


The possibilities are endless.

Our students get up to a whole host of activities with our homestays in Seoul which include:

  • Enjoy authentic Korean cuisine such as Bibimbap (비빔밥), Doenjang-jjigae (된장찌개) and others with your family everyday
  • Discover parts of Seoul a tourist wouldn’t
  • Embrace Korean TV
  • Meet other friends and family members
  • Immerse yourself in Traditional Korean culture by discovering the likes of Yutnori (윷놀이) and Hanbok (한복)
  • Get involved in Korean National Holidays, such as Chuseok (추석), Seollal (설날) and others
  • Learn how to make killer Korean dishes in the kitchen
  • Partake in local clubs of your choosing through family contacts

All of these activities are possible and much more.

Your families will of course help you with any homework and any potential questions you have about the language too.

Seoul Homestay

Our homestay option is by far the most popular with our students, and it’s easy to see why! Over 80% of LTL students opt to stay with a homestay family.

A homestay in Seoul provides you with the most authentic and immersive experience. You can bond with your homestay family, enjoy genuine, authentic home-cooked food, and partake in weekend activities together.

  • Complete Immersion
  • Cultural Exchange
  • Two Meals a Day

USD 375 / WEEK

  • LTL Seoul Homestay - Student Elia

No Accommodation Finders Fee

No Registration Fees

Other Important Information

If you have specific requirements please speak to us, we can cater for anyone.

  • Vegan, vegetarian, halal and gluten free
  • Other special dietary requirements
  • Allergies: pets or peanuts, we can help

Included in your Seoul Homestay is:

  • Your own bedroom
  • Desk, bed & sheets
  • WiFi, heating, air-con and all bills
  • Meals
  • Only one student per homestay

More English? Want a family with a basic grasp of English as a back-up? We can arrange this.

  • Goshiwon in Seoul


Your very own typical, Korean style mini-studio (also know as a goshiwon) which comes with a private bathroom. This is ideal if you are on a tighter budget.

All your bills are included. You will share your kitchen with fellow local residents.

  • Better for Budget Travellers
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Bills Included

USD 150 / WEEK



If I don’t want to stay in a homestay, what are my options?

Typically students who don’t stay in a homestay would select their own accommodation.

If you wish to find out more about our homestays you can contact us here.

Do I get a house key?

Yes you do.

Is it a problem if I arrive home late?

As long as you show respect, be quiet, and don’t make loud noises then this is fine.

How do you decide who to pair me with?

The key is getting to know you before placing you.

We speak to you to get an idea of what makes you tick.

Your likes, your hobbies, your passions etc.

As we have a wide range of families all with different traits and hobbies, this allows us to make the perfect match.

Can I change my homestay if I am not happy?

You can yes, but speak to us and we’ll try and find a way to resolve it.

This rarely happens but if the situation is one that is best changed, we will be able to assist you.

How do I get to my homestay family from the airport?

We can come and pick you up.

You can also make your own way if you fancy a challenge to get yourself started but typically after a long flight students prefer to be take directly by our drivers.

Our airport pickup is one of a number of additional services which we provide.

You can find out more about our extra Seoul services here.

Can I stay in an apartment instead if a homestay?

Yes, we offer small apartments (Goshiwon’s) and also serviced apartments which are a little bigger and offer further privacy.

Prices are listed above, on this page.

Can someone come and stay over in my room?

No this is not possible.

Your host family would find this rude and disrespectful.

Will I receive information about my host family before?

Yes indeed.

We will send you an information pack to your email.

Can I stay in a homestay and not book a Korean course?

No unfortunately not.

Homestays are hugely popular and therefore specifically for our students.

Can I wash my clothes?

Yes of course.

All homestays have washing machines and everything you need to freshen up your wardrobe.

If you’re lucky, your homestay family may even do your washing for you!

Can I lock my bedroom door?

Yes you can.

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