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Dongdaemun Shopping Complex

Open Now: 08:00 - 19:00
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The largest single market in Asia, Dongdaemun Shopping Complex is made up of four buildings that house various shops offering fashion products as well as fabrics and materials at incredible prices.
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289-3 Jongno 6-ga, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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All reviews bargain hunting quality clothes cheap price big area tourist destination night market ddp souvenir shops doota migliore clothing fashion accessories fabric shoppers haberdashery bargains
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is one place where there are several floors of shops selling fabrics and related accessories. Unless you have in mind cloth or buttons, zippers, etc, you may want to give this place a miss or just pop in for a feel and quickly move...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fire-tower
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

I could happily have spent all day in the mall which sells fabrics. There is a fantastic range of all types of material, as well as haberdashery, bedding, soft furnishings, even rugs. If you love to sew this is the place to go.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank taitaihk
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

One of the numerous shopping areas in Seoul. It was fun to explore Korean shops as well as the expected type of clothing stores. You could spend a long time exploring.

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed 16 July 2018

You will find lots of Malls in Dongdaemun, price would vary from very expensive to affordable. I saw lots of Sales Item as well. We went to watch Jurassic Movie in one of the Cinema as it is only coming to our Island this end...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank krish509
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Dongdaemun is a popular shopping and tourist destination where people go to because of the traditional markets and shopping centers. It has around 26 shopping malls over ten blocks, 30,000 specialty shops, and 50,000 manufacturers. The area is open for almost the whole day (10:30am...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MarieJanine7
Reviewed 15 June 2018

I did not find anything great at this market but can be explored. The Hyundai city outlet and doota duty free near to the complex are also good options.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank TravelDiaries_Pulkit
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Been here in year 2000 , this is my 2nd time , things have change so much since then . Hyundai shopping complex was new,Doota opens till 5am , Dongdaemun design plaza was futuristic, you need at least 1 whole day to shop .

Date of experience: March 2018
4  Thank kenkeh
Reviewed 23 February 2018

find your everything here ha3... a huge shopping area. lots of mall. spend whole day to enjoy each mall in upper floor of dotta mall theres a souvenir shops. at basement floor of dotta mall theres a reasonable price of food court

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank dolin_wj
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Dongdaemun is a haven for shoppers! There are 4 shopping complexes - Doota, Migliore, AM/PM, Good Morning Complex. Doota is 8 floors of mid range stores. The other 3 shopping complexes comprises of numerous tiny stalls offering great bargains for clothes, shores and accessories. Some...More

Date of experience: December 2017
4  Thank LntanSue
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

My ultimate favourite place for buying all sorts of beautiful fabric, charms and notions other than Nippori Fabric Town in Tokyo. Most shops are open by 10+am and take orders for collection at 1pm or 5pm. Many shops accept minimal orders of 1 yard though...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank akitls
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10 May 2016|
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Response from Czjai R | Reviewed this property |
For souvenir items, I suggest you go to Namdaemun Market instead. Their prices are cheaper and have a lot more to offer.
17 April 2015|
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Response from Mahmoud S | Reviewed this property |
Dear Marcy, i think what are you looking for will find it in Dongdaemon market, when you reach there you need to ask for the jewellery and beads mall. You will find more than 3000 shops in 1 place selling these items,you... More