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Unique animal cafes in Seoul for ultimate animal lovers

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Unique animal cafes in Seoul for ultimate animal lovers



In Seoul, there are a lot of epic cafes but if you are an ultimate animal lover and especially missing your pets, here comes the solution. From dogs to Raccoons, you can meet and pet the world's cutest animals whilst drinking tea and coffee, and have good old chill-out time with them. 


Meerkat Jokjang 


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Meerkat Jokjang (미어캣 족장) means Meerkat chief in Korean. This meerkat cafe seoul refers to its meerkats as "tribe members" of the meerkat family. Meerkats are known as one of the most curious and active animals and they sure are at Meerkat Jokjang as well. They will climb you, take away your phone and dig into your crotch. Therefore you're advised to keep your belongings into a locker and enter the room. You'll instantly fall in love with these clingy, loving creatures.


There are also raccoons and cats to make your experience even better. The cafe offers bottled beverages only for hygiene reasons. The price of the drinks is between 2,000 ~ 3,000 KRW. 



Address : 3rd floor, 72 Dongil-ro 20-gil, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul (Konkuk University station, Line 2)


Inquiries : +82-10-6850-0058


Opening Hours 

- Weekdays : 13:00 - 22:00

- Weekends : 12:00 - 22:00


Admission Fees : 7,000 KRW




Maengccoon 


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Among hundreds of hip cafes in Hongdae, there is a must stop-by animal cafe seoul in Hongdae. And that is where Raccoons, one of the cutest animals, are living. Raccoon cafes! What an amazing idea! 


Raccoons are such human-friendly animals, aren't they? The way they use their hands to grab food and touch you is absolutely adorable. The animals are super loving and always seem to be curious as well, making the atmosphere of Maengcoon even more vibrant. There are a few pups, too, including corgis and a frenchie. They get along with each other so well, what an irresistible combination. 


Note that these innocent animals love to pick-pocket and won't be willing to give it back so keep your stuff into a locker.  



Address 

1st store : 4th floor, 358-2 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul (near Hongik Univ. station(Line2)) 

2nd store : 4th floor, 407-27 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul (near Sangsu station(Line 6))


Inquiries : +82-70-7612-5888


Opening Hours 

- Weekdays : 13:00 - 22:30

- Friday / Weekends : 12:30 - 22:30


Admission Fees : 7,000 KRW 




Goyangi Jeongwon 


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Goyangi Jeongwon, meaning "Kitty Garden" in English, is the ultimate heaven for cat lovers. There are 40 ~ 50 cats within the cafe, enjoying sunshine in the garden. Since the outdoor garden is massive, Goyangi Jeongwon can be a great place for a nice, chill picnic. The cafe also offers garden BBQ parties as well, for those who book in advance. The indoor place is nicely decorated with cat stuff and gives a cozy atmosphere. 


Who said cats are cold? These felines are super loving and friendly! Absolutely purrfect destination for any cat lovers. 



Address : 18 Gaehwadong-ro 19-gil, Gangseo-gu, Seoul


Inquiries : +82-2-2665-4507


Opening Hours 

- Weekdays : 12:30 - 22:00

- Weekends : 10:30 - 22:00


Admission Fees : Included in the drink price. 




Gangaji Tong


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The English name of Gangaji Tong dog cafe is Doggy Poo, the direct translation of its Korean name. The cafe is located near Gangnam station and 100% devoted to doggies, providing grooming, dog items like costumes and snacks, doggie hotels, birthday parties and more. The cafe is filled with small dogs like chihuahuas, malteses, poodles, bichon frises, etc, rather than large sized dogs. 


I mean, who would say no to these loving creatures? Enjoy some doggie therapy, you'll be leaving the cafe completely satisfied. 



Address : 2nd floor, 170 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul (Sinnonhyun station, Line 9) 


Inquiries : +82-2-549-3595


Opening Hours : 10:00 - 22:00


Admission Fees : 7,000 KRW




The Galapagos Coffee


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This unique animal cafe korea called The Galapagos Coffee is the place for a good coffee, good vibe and extraordinary animal experience. The cafe is located in Sangsu, within a walking distance from Hongdae, having that lively and hip atmosphere of the area to it. The Galapagos Coffee is well-known for its great coffee and desserts on top of the unique animal family members.


The king of the cafe is, as the name states, the Galapagos tortoises. They crawl on the floor nonstop which is oddly super adorable. There are more unique animals including sugar gliders, iguanas and birdies. Sometimes the birds sit on top of tortoises and take advantage of them for a free ride. Good coffee, unique animals, there's no reason to not visit the Galapagos Coffee.



Address : 316-12 Sangsu-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul (Sangsu Station, Line 6)


Inquiries : +82-70-8637-4264


Opening Hours 

- Weekdays : 12:00 - 23:00

- Weekends : 12:00 - 23:30


Admission Fees : Included in the drink price







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