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I've stayed at a few hostels in Korea before (Jeju, Busan), and this was my first time staying at a hostel in Seoul. I was surprised at how expansive and high quality the place was (it reminded me of a small independent hotel) for the price. The location is top notch (24/7 convenience store below, subway station only a minute's walk away and one stop away from Uniqlo AX on Line 5) and the staff was friendly. Make sure to keep your stuff safe.
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 18-24
- (1 review)
I stayed in a Standard 8 Bed Female Dorm for 5 days, overall I am pretty satisfied with everything. It was actually much better than what I expect for the price I paid. But... I just wish the room has a better ventilation system, because the girls are doing their laundry and since it wasn't a dry clean laundry, when they hang their clothes inside the room, it produce some kind of damp mildew smell and that smell remain there for days. If it wasn't for that, my stay would have been perfect.
i would def recommend the hotel again! everything was very clean, next to this breakfast, using computers and internet was for free. the dorm even had a fridge, own bathroom, tv, shelves, desks,.. the only thing was that the beds seemed a little unstable. so whenever i moved a little bit in the bed i ws a little scared it could break ;)
A hostel with excellent facilities (washing machine, own bathroom for each dorm, fridge). Located very close to Achasan Station and situated just above a convenience store (Family Mart). Good value for your money.
Very easy to find the hostel, just 50meter away from metro exit. Very convenient to get around the city with metro, this hostel abit far from the most happenning places in the city but very nice staying environment, is quiet and peaceful, very low cost with excellent atmosphere.
My friend and I stayed at this hostel and loved it! We were expecting four people in the room, but it ended up being just the two of us with a bathroom in the room. This hostel is a great deal, with a great location super close to the subway. I'd recommend this hostel to anyone!
- Novice Nomad
- All Female Group, 25-30
- (1 review)
The hostel itself is modern and well equiped, but I thought it was a little bit expensive compared to other hostels in Seoul, due to the location and the breakfast being too simple, not even eggs were included. The staff was average, ok.
Always enjoy staying here. Spend a little more and you get a modern huge room. Will stay again.
Very happy with the accommodations. Staff was helpful . Would stay again! Thanks
Nice Place to stay, good location & clean, basic breakfast but its filling hostel food overall great value for money
Excellent hostel. Staff was great. Place is very clean. Layout of the room makes it difficult not to wake others so be cognizant of that.