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The JA in Gangnam

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9.3
Superb 71 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 9.6
  • Security 9.8
  • Location 9.8
  • Staff 9.1
  • Atmosphere 8.0
  • Cleanliness 9.8
  • Facilities 9.3
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9.3
Superb 71 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 9.6
  • Security 9.8
  • Location 9.8
  • Staff 9.1
  • Atmosphere 8.0
  • Cleanliness 9.8
  • Facilities 9.3
The JA in Gangnam Located at #508 5th Floor, Street No.1307 Seocho-dong, Seocho, Seoul.
The JA in Gangnam
South Korea
Seoul #508 5th Floor, Street No.1307 Seocho-dong, Seocho
93% 71
37.5001315 127.0248538
The JA in Gangnam
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  • Anonymous
  • USA, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
20th Dec 2016
9.1

Overall a good, clean place. Close to Gangnam station and is right in the heart of the city. If you're a solo traveler, looking to make friends, this isn't the place for you. (Check out Lazy Fox in Hongdae). If you're looking for a nice, clean place to sleep at night, this is perfect!

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
27th Nov 2016
10.0

Best hostel if you are reaching the Seoul Station. Just 2 metro stations and 5 minutes walking and you will be at the hostel. Nice neighborhood to have some tasty local food (please ask Dave, hostel owner, for more information). Dave and his wife are just awesome. They treated me like a king! Well done JA Hostel. Regards, José

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • England, Male, 31-40
  • Novice Nomad
  • 6 reviews
26th Oct 2016
9.1

The JA is in a fantastic location, just a few minutes walk from the station, with bars and restaurants close by. The hostel itself is not a typical hostel, it is basically a 2 bedroom apartment with bunk beds crammed into each room. There is not much of a social atmosphere here, however this is obviously dependant on the people staying. I booked 2 nights but left after the first night, as there was a guy in my room who insisted on having the window open which made the room too cold to sleep.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 4.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • alvintangy
  • Singapore, Male, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 2 reviews
6th Oct 2016
7.7

Well maybe is just my luck but I visited in the midst of autumn and the weather was really funky. But living with Koreans is kinda hard because they off the air conditioning when they are about to go to sleep. 6 men in a room not wearing their top on gives a funky smell. And well 10 people (6m4f) will really create a queue for the only toilet. The other unlucky thing was I had to queue for the toilet at 2am in the morning because a girl woke up to shower. Just my luck I guess.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
21st Aug 2016
9.7

Perfect location. Great staff. The place is an apartment, not a typical hostel. Very clean. I recommend it 100% for calm travelers.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Germany, Male, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 2 reviews
15th Aug 2016
8.3

Nice quiet hostel. 100% perfect location in the middle of Gangnam, within walking distance to bus and two subway stops. The place is really small though, with staff not always there. It's a small, well kept apartment apartment, with two rooms, shared bathroom, kitchen, living room. Because there aren't many people around it's not very social. Still I enjoyed staying here for 4 nights. The morning bagel was appreciated.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 6.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness

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