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    Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse

    67-6, Yeonnam-ro 1-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul 03991, South Korea
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    Reviewed 2 June 2014

    I quite enjoyed my stay here. The location is not fantastic, as it's on the other side of Hongdae, away from the restaurants/bars/shops, but it's only 10mins walk. And it's quieter here too, which is a plus! The staff are friendly and helpful. Rooms are...More

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    Reviewed 19 May 2014

    I stayed with Kimchee hostel for 4 nights during my solo journey in Seoul. The dorm is clean with lockers and bathroom inside. On 4th floor there are two more bathrooms in case the one in your room is occupied. Price very friendly. Korean, English...More

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    Reviewed 22 April 2014

    My first time in Seoul and I wasn't really sure about this hostel but it was cheap and near a train stop so I gambled. Good gamble because I really enjoyed my stay in this hostel. This is one of the cheapest hostels I saw...More

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    Reviewed 10 March 2014

    We stayed here for 5 nights in private room (3 people). Shared bathroom & toilet are clean, bed room is clean. Wifi is great. Near to the convenience stores. The hostel is about 10 minutes walking away to Hongik Station which Airport railway and few...More

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    Reviewed 30 January 2014

    First time to travel to Seoul with friends. They suggested this place because they have stayed there before. The Good: -Friendly staff. Very accommodating and can speak good English. -Convenience stores are nearby. So if you get hungry you can just grab a Kimbap and...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$12 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Xingwenyap
    Hi, I was wondering that is the yg entertainment building nearby to the guest house? And is there any convenient shop like 7-11? Thanks!
    27 August 2016|
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    Response from Clara S | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, sorry for the super duper late reply. YG Entertainment is quite far from the guesthouse. you can reach YG Ent by dropping by Hapjeong Station and around 10-15 minutes of walk! There is just 1 convenient store near the... More
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    Pamela R
    Can I rent a double private room for two months? How much would it be? Im going with one other person and we are looking for a place to share a room. Also is there a private bathroom for the double private room?
    23 March 2015|
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    Response from Clara S | Reviewed this property |
    you can directly ask the guesthouse. but if u want to stay for 2 months, i suggest you to rent apartment from Air BnB!
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    "The all-female dorm was good."
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