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Birdsnest Hostel Reviews

561-34 Yeonnam-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea

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90%

Rating
112 Total Reviews
  • 94%Value For Money
  • 91%Security
  • 83%Location
  • 94%Staff
  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 97%Cleanliness
  • 91%Facilities

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97%

I loved this hostel!! It was super safe and the host is extremely nice~ the nicest I've ever had at a guesthouse! It's not too far from the subway either~ maybe a 5 minute walk! The security is really good.. there is a door that you need a key to get into and another number code lock on the door. When you arrive you get a key and the code so there is no curfew and you are free to come and go as you please. The hostel has a comfy feel to it and a nice public area! I would stay here again!!


94%

Great place, location etc and very clean and the hostel owner was nice and helpful but the atmosphere wasn't great for someone on their own. There was only a couple of other people there. Good for couples but not great for lone travellers looking to make friends at the hostel. Also, the map directions need to be updated.


86%

Really close to the station and easy to find; around the university is a really good area to stay - lots of shopping, restaurants and bars. The owner is really friendly.


83%

Clean, well located hostel. I only stayed one night and the hostel was pretty empty, but it was a nice place. I would stay again.


94%

Kim is an absolutely amazing, nice and helpful person.

  • 4th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


94%

Very homely hostel, maybe more suited to long-term guests. As with most hostels in Korea, the host is very kind and welcoming. About a 10 minute walk from the Hongik subway station, but it's all flat so the walk is nothing to be worried about. Free breaky, coffee, internet and towels. Situated in a very quiet area well away from main roads.


83%

Owner was very nice and friendly, people there were easy talking, and friendly too. We all have a very nice day there.




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