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Vacation rentals in Gwangju

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Popular amenities for Gwangju vacation rentals

Stay near Gwangju's top sights

Juknokwon (Bamboo Forest)27 locals recommend
1913 Songjeong Station Market7 locals recommend
Meta Provence7 locals recommend
말바우시장6 locals recommend
Iseongdang12 locals recommend
Metasequoia-lined Road15 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Gwangju

  • Total rentals

    1.4K properties

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    600 properties have a dedicated workspace

  • Rentals with a pool

    100 properties have a pool

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    180 properties allow pets

  • Family-friendly rentals

    410 properties are a good fit for families

  • Total number of reviews

    48K reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Gwangju?

    Gwangju experiences a temperate climate with four distinct seasons. Summers (June to August) are hot and humid with temperatures often reaching 86°F (30°C), while winters (December to February) are cold and dry, with temperatures often dropping to 30°F (-1°C). Spring and autumn are mild, making them pleasant times to visit.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Gwangju?

    In Gwangju, you can immerse yourself in the buzzing atmosphere of Yangdong Market, experience the city's vibrant arts scene at the Asia Culture Center, or learn about local history at the 5.18 Liberty Park. Nature lovers often hike in Mudeungsan National Park or take a peaceful stroll through Gwangjuho Lake Eco Park.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Gwangju?

    The most popular time to visit Gwangju is from April to June when the weather is mild. During this time, the Gwangju Biennale and the Chunhyang Festival bring a cultural vibrancy to the city. The Gwangju World Kimchi Culture Festival in October also attracts many visitors.

  • What are the best places to stay in Gwangju?

    Travelers often choose to stay in Dong-gu, a central district known for its art scene and food markets. Buk-gu is another choice, renowned for its parks, universities, and vibrant nightlife. Seo-gu's residential charm and cultural attractions also make it a frequently suggested area.

  • What are the best places to visit in Gwangju?

    Visitors frequently explore locations such as the Gwangju Art Street, a hub of contemporary art, and the Gwangju National Museum, home to historical and cultural treasures. May 18th National Cemetery, honoring the city's democratic movement, and Gwangjuho Lake Eco Park, a natural oasis, are also often recommended.

  • What are some hiking trails in Gwangju?

    Mudeungsan National Park has a range of hiking trails that cater to all levels including the popular Seoseokdae Course and Ipseokdae Course. For a relatively easy ascent with rewarding city views, the Gwangju City Trail and the Gwangjuho Lake Course are often suggested.

  • What are some family activities to do in Gwangju?

    Families in Gwangju often enjoy a visit to the Gwangju National Museum, where they can learn about regional history, or the Gwangju Science Museum for interactive exhibits. Outdoor activities may include a picnic in the Gwangjuho Lake Eco Park or exploring the nature trails in Mudeungsan National Park.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Gwangju?

    Day trips from Gwangju can include exploring the beautiful Boseong Green Tea Fields, visiting the historical town of Damyang, or discovering the diverse flora and fauna of Naejangsan National Park. The scenic Hwasun Dolmen Site is also a frequently recommended option.

  • Do hostel rentals in Gwangju have a kitchen?

    Absolutely! We offer over 20 hostel rentals with a kitchen in Gwangju. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Gwangju?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Gwangju. Choose from more than 180 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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