Guest House Daejeon, South Korea

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Share your language, culture, and make friends in Daejeon

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Connect with the locals
82 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Connect with international travelers
75 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Teaching Languages
Teaching a language to the host, guests, or local communities.
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.

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This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of Worldpackers’ annual plans.


US$ 1

Per day

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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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Stay at least
2 weeks

The Experience

We provide an opportunity for both travelers and the locals here in Daejeon to get together, meet new people, learn different culture, and basically make awesome friends. The idea is to connect people from many different parts of the world, have them experience deeper aspects of Korean culture, get a feel of what it is really like to live amongst Koreans, not as a visitor, but as a part of us, one of us.

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  • Intermediate English or Intermediate English
  • Between 18 and 45 years old
  • Welcomes solo volunteers, couples, and partners of volunteers

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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98 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks


Guest House


Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

  • 82 Meeting locals
  • 75 Meeting international travelers
  • 69 Immersing in the local culture
  • 40 Practicing English
  • 30 Developing social awareness
  • 15 Creating true social impact

This host contributes to Sustainable Development Goals

  • 33 4. Quality education
  • 10 11. Sustainable cities and communities
  • 5 17. Partnerships for the goals



A fantastic experience. The hours are adhered to as scheduled, and the work provides an invaluable opportunity to engage with the local residents. Daejeon is a beautiful, peaceful city surrounded by nature. Locals are really nice people. The accommodation is simple and small, but conveniently located very close to the work site. It's essential to respect the rules of community living to ensure a pleasant stay, as things can become quite difficult otherwise. The provided food is basic. I would undoubtedly volunteer again because the time spent here has been wonderful.

17 days ago



Volunteering in Daejeon was a wonderful experience. Russell is really attentive and always in communication. Whenever you need something, he'll be there to help you. The work is also pretty easy and enjoyable. The shift is reasonable and you make great connection with the locals. They are wonderful students who will make your stay the best!

23 days ago



I had the best time ever in Daejeon. It definitely makes a difference that you meet people your age/vibe and I was so lucky to meet a handful of them. I would really recommend befriending the students at the Studio, because that's how I learned all the korean customs and korean culture in general. Russell is extremely caring and will help out with anything - don't be afraid to ask! I do think the apartment could do with a deep clean every once in a while, and also some better mattresses/blankets/pillows. The food is also just ingredients and ramen, but I am so thankful for the experience<33

25 days ago

United States


Russell did a great job at communicating goals and expectations as well as being friendly and accommodating! I felt very welcomed and the work at the language studio was amazing for getting an inside view of Korean culture and getting to know locals. I would recommend to implement a cleaning/organization system with fellow volunteers as the accommodation can get a bit messy if gone unchecked. Other than that, it was wonderful and I'd definitely recommend this experience!

25 days ago

United States


My friend and I had an absolutely wonderful experience in Daejeon. Russel is incredibly accommodating and always ready to help if anything is wrong. At one point the AC wasn't working and the same day he made sure to come and help us figure it out. Beyond grateful for my time there and the people I was able to meet through this experience. An amazing way to get to know locals, the work never felt like work :D

25 days ago

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