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We did not stay after all. We cancelled that morning and that was easy to do. Thank you!
Met some lovely people here and the guy who works here (so sorry I forgot his name!!) took a few of us out to a "cheap cheap" Korean BBQ place which was nice! Then a night of soju! I kept extending my stay and although he was close to being booked, he rearranged things so that I could stay a few more nights. Location is great, near Hongik Uni & a strip of shops/bars/restaurants. Make sure you're being charged correctly though, he gets a little "confused". Don't get overcharged.
The owner is quite fun, but u gotta be patient... I think most people there disliked it, i didnt really mind. If u dont expect someone to wipe for u, this is actually quite worth the money
Stayed 2 nights here not a complaint i could think of, has everything you need fully functioning kitchen, comfortable beds BRILLIANT LOCATION would suggest if your looking forwards to rhe night life. the owner is a good laugh ask him about the cheap noodles shop SO GOOD
Good location,price fair.. service so so only...
- Novice Nomad
- Mixed Group, 25-30
- (1 review)
Overall, the experience was pretty negative. The location is great in hongdae, however it is VERY difficult to find & the sign cant be seen from the main street. I was told to call if i was lost, which I did and still was not given good directions after 3 calls. The room was quite cold and the heat wasnt put on even after asking. Bathroom facilities should be upgraded as well. 1 bathroom for 4-5 rooms of people is not enough. With the other hostels in the area, I would not stay again.