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The hostel is perfectly nice- good facilities and a great location. But the weather was very snowy and being up a hill, the ice made getting to the hostel very difficult and dangerous. It would have been nice if they'd cleared the snow and ice around the hostel to make it easier to access the hostel since it didn't feel safe. This place is good and in a great location but if the weather is bad, I might consider staying elsewhere.
We stayed in the Private Rooms for a few nights and it was great! The guys at reception were extremely helpful and friendly with all our questions. Just to note the private rooms are not in the main hostel area but a little further down the street, closer to the main road. It was in a perfect location so we could catch the Airport Bus.
location is excellent- 5 minutes walk from itaewon station and close to many restaurants. didn't have security lockers as advertised. guests all were very friend and nice, but there is no security in the dormitories. bathrooms were kind of dirty and very little privacy in the dimly lit dorm. only some of the staff is fluent in korean, so the extent to which they can assist you is at times limited. at the end of the day, you get what you pay for, so for 15,000 won I can:t complain too much.
Nice rooms, great location in the middle of Itaewon and super close to the Seoul subway - Really clean and cute! Enjoyed our stay!
- Novice Nomad
- Mixed Group, 18-24
- (1 review)
I was very drawn to the price of this hostel. When I went to go check in, I went to the location posted online I hiked up a massive set of stairs with my bags only for them to tell me I was staying at a different location. I was pretty ticked abut this, I wish they would have sent me an e-mail or SOMETHING to tell me that my location was on the other side of Itaewon. Another negative would be the facilities are still under some construction. Very friendly staff though.
Great location, friendly staff and very clean and comfortable.
Couldn't be happier the location is fabulous and the staff were wonderful. Good job guys.
eI quite enjoyed my stay there. I particularly enjoyed the kitchen, because it was very useful and convenient. I got on well with the other guests, as they were friendly and interesting. The staff were very helpful, so I will likely return to that hostel. I live in Korea you see.
it was fun... good staff, good environmental.. Good job!
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 18-24
- (1 review)
It's a pretty crowded, small hostel but it's nice. The staff is really helpful and fun. The location is good (if you don't mind walking up hill and a lot of stairs, but it's really not bad). The bathrooms were really dirty though. There were leftover toiletries everywhere and hair covering the drain. Last time I was there the bathroom was very clean so not sure what's going on. I've stayed at other hostels in the area and this one is the best by far, in my opinion. I'll be back.
Need more lighting the rooms and the dorm is kind of very dark.