We have made a list of some of the best younger man older woman romance Kdramas. Before mentioning our Noona romance Kdramas, we want to share that a younger man can attract an older woman and love can happen at any age. It is quite common for older men to fall for a young woman but it should be equally acceptable and respected if some younger man falls in love with an older woman. The thing that is most important is the respect and care that both partners give to each other.
Here is our list of some of the most popular Noona romance Korean dramas. We updated the post and added the 2023 Noona romance Kdramas:
1) When the Camellia Blooms (2019):
This is one of the best younger man older woman romance Kdramas. The dram beautifully depicts the struggle of a single mother who stands against society but does not lose her innocence. Oh Dong-baek is a single mother whose boyfriend left her when she was pregnant. Although the boyfriend did not have any idea about it his betrayal left her heartbroken. Yong-sik is also an innocent playful police officer who fell in love with Oh dong-baek.
She controls herself as much as she can because she does not want any problems for her son but eventually admits her feelings. The drama also focuses on a woman who is strong enough that she can support herself against the odds of society. It has 40 episodes and is also available on Netflix.
2) I Can Hear Your Voice (2013):
A 15 years old high school girl saves a boy 9-year-old boy from an accident. Jang Hye-sung saves the life of Park Soo-ha in childhood. Park Soo-ha developed the ability to which he can listen to people’s thoughts. He is in search of the girl who saved her in childhood. Jang Hye-sung has become a lawyer while Park Soo-ha is a high school senior.
They again meet but Jang Hye-sung has no idea that Park Soo-ha is the same boy who she saved and later gives testimony in the court. Her life is also in danger because the killer who planned the murder of Park Soo-ha family escaped from Jail. Park Soo-ha tries his best to be close to Jang Hye-sung and they fall in love with each other. This is one of the popular Noon romance Kdramas. The drama has 18 episodes.
3) Hotel Del Luna (2019):
Hotel Del Luna is the story of a woman who has been living for hundreds of years. Jang Man-wol is condemned to live on this earth for centuries. Gu Chang-sung is a Harvard graduate and needs a good job. He ends up in the Hotel because his father in the past made a promise to Jang Man-wol and he can also see the ghost. The hotel keeps the dead people until their afterlife is decided. Jang Man-wol seems a cold person however she fell in love with Jang Ma-wol who is now her manager. This is one of the most popular and best younger man older woman romance dramas.
4) Beauty Inside:
It is one of the Noona romance Korean dramas where the second lead couple gave us major couple vibes. Kang Sa-ra is a businesswoman who is passionate about her work. She feels lonely but never shares her feelings and pretends that she does not care for others. Ryu Eun-ho wants to become a priest until he meets Kang Sa-ra. He cares and does many things for her. Kang Sa-ra falls in love with him but she comes to know that he will be a priest. However, love changes the perspective of Ryu Eun-ho and he confesses his love for her. There are lots of sweet moments between them that are a treat to watch. The drama has 16 episodes.
5) Search: WWW (2019):
Although the story is based on three women lives, who are passionate about their work. they have no time to listen to or tolerate toxic people’s crap. If we talk about younger man older woman romance, Bae Ta-mi is a 38 years old woman who is passionate about work and does not have time for dating. She fell in love with Park Morgan who is 28 years old. He is the CEO of a company. They both have one-night stand and eventually fall for each other. The drama has 16 episodes.
6): Romance is a Bonus Book (2019):
Cha eun-ho (32 years old) and Kang Dan-i (37 years old) have known each other since childhood when Kang Dan-i saved him from an accident. They develop a bond of friendship but Kang Dan-i starts dating a selfish man. Cha eun-ho knows that his man is no good and he tries to stop Kang Da-i. However, Kang Dan-i ends up marrying him.
After years, Cha eun-ho meets Kang Da-i and gets to know that her husband cheated on her and they are separated. She needs work and she ends up getting work at Cha eun-ho company. This is one of the Noona romance Kdramas where the couple helps each other to grow professionally and personally. The drama has 16 episodes.
7) Encounter (2018):
The story is about a woman who was married to a rich family without her will. After her husband cheats on her, she gets a divorce. She handles lots of business and meets a young man on a business trip They spend time together. After coming back to Korea, they meet again in a hotel that she gets after the divorce. The young man is an employee there. They both support each other emotionally and develop feelings for each other. It is one of the highest rated younger man older woman romance Korean dramas in cable history.
8): Now, We are Breaking Up (2022):
This is one of the Noona romance Kdramas where a woman of 38 years old Ha Yeong-eun falls in love with 32 years old Yoon Jae-gook. Ha Yeong-eun is a team leader of a fashion company while Yoon Jae-gook is a freelance photographer. The drama is about their relationship and moving out of the relationship. It has 16 episodes.
9): A Witch’s Love (2014):
It is one of the younger man older woman romance Kdramas which is adapted from the Taiwanese drama My Queen. The story is about a 39-year-old woman and 25 years old man. Ban Ji-yeon is passionate about her work and she also stopped believing in love after her boyfriend cheated on her many years ago. Her colleagues call her Witch because of her strictness and seriousness about her work. Yoon Dong-ha runs a small errand with his friend. His heart is also broken by his girlfriend. They both meet and find lots of similarities with each other and this brings them closure. This is one of the Noona romance Korean dramas which has 16 episodes.
10: King of High School (2014):
The story of this Noon romance Kdrama is about a high school student who falls in love with an older woman in the office. Lee Min-suk knows how to enjoy his life. He ends up in an office where his older brother used to work and people around him think that he is the same person. (They both look the same). Jung Soo-young has worked in the same office for many years.
She is a simple woman who is older than Lee Min-suk. She helps him to adjust in the office and Min-Suk is also impressed with her dedication. In the beginning, she tries to hide her feelings but gradually she also confesses her feelings for him. This is one of the Noona romance Korean dramas which has 17 episodes. The genre of the drama is romance comedy.
11: The Glory (2023):
The Glory is one of the most famous Noona romance Kdramas in recent times. It is a revenge tragedy about school bullying and violence. There is a huge gap between the lead couple played by Song Hye-Kyo and Lee Do-hyun. However, the chemistry between the couple proves that love can create magic. Moreover when a young actress can work with a much older actor as usually happens across the world why it cannot be the opposite?
12: Something in the Rain (2018):
This is one of the Noona romance Korean dramas where the woman’s age is 35 and the man’s age is 31. Though they do not have a large age gap still their relationship is tested and objected to by people. Yoon Jin-ah falls in love with her friend’s younger brother. Apart from their relationship, Something in the Rain also explores the theme of sexual harassment in the workplace and discrimination between male and female employees. The drama has 16 episodes.
Some of these Noona romance Korean dramas are streaming on Netflix, you can also watch them for free at Kissasian.