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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

My wife and i stayed 6 days at inside backpackers. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The private rooms are spacious and clean with new bathroom facilities shared with 2 other rooms in one apartment. The common area in the hostel is very cozy and friendly english speaking people always about. I will be back on my return to...

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Thank Martin H
Lethbridge, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was a very wonderful hostel to stay at because it was cozy and felt like a home away from home. It is about a 5-minute walk from the subway station and the neighbourhood is very lively. Check in was very quick and the hostel felt really clean. There are mini lockers to put important stuff but it is not...

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Thank 48kwant
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a great experience staying at Inside! Eonnie and Oppa are so kind and very much welcoming. Best stay for a firt timer like me. I also gain new friends when staying in Inside and it was so great, meeting alot of people from different countries was such a great thing. Thank you so much!

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Thank allianaangelo
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really liked the atmosphere there! Owner Min and Mia are kind and helpful. I came to Korea for working holiday and originally planed to stay in this hostel for 3 nights and then move to a new place. But I couldn't find in 3 days, so I asked them to let me stay there for 2 more nights. They...

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Thank harudesuyo
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is convenient. Shops, subway and banks are near. It only takes 5 minutes to go to hyehwa station so it definitely saved our time. when you are rushing, Issac shop is a good choice for breakfast which is near the house.

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Thank etungamy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly staff, familiar atmosphere and very clean. The hostel has a very good location in the student area where are plenty shops and restaurants (also MCD, Starbucks, Subway...) around. They clean every day and provide a small free breakfast with toast and jam. Free water and tea! If you come to Seoul, come here!

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Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

stayed in here for about 3 weeks, got free upgrade from 4bed female room to single room on my last night, the staff is super helpful, i got a lot of new friends in here, it was great experience in here, i'll be back for sure! the place it's not big but comfortable! especially the common room, you can watch...

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Thank Wulan N
Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a single room and a room was clean and tidy. The staff was overall helpful giving travel advices as well. The price was well reasonable as well. I totally recommend this place if you are looking for a cheap hostel in addition to a clean room.

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Thank MichaelJacksonnnnnnn
Daejeon, South Korea
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I've stayed at Inside Backpackers twice now, once in a single room, once in the girls dorm. Both experiences have been the most pleasant and I've especially liked staying in the dorm, since I got to know really nice people and chat before sleeping. it's fun! The staff is really nice and helpful and the price is convenient as well!...

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Thank rosedeiudicibus
Thailand
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Definitely come back! Location is really great. I love how friendly staff was they always talk to me and want to suggest anything. the room is cozy and feels like home. I was booked for 4 person 1 room but there're accident and staffs upgrade the room for me!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a comfortable stay and real Korean lifestyle when you stay at Backpackers INSIDE. We are located in the heart of Daehangno, a historical, cultural, and shopping center (Dongdaemun) of Jongro in Seoul. It is only a five minute walk from the bus stop and the subway station.Meet the other travelers from all over the world (we accept only foreign traveller), while sharing a cup of espresso in our fully-equipped kitchen or playing Wii in our cabin-like common room[Reception Policy]We accept only foreign traveller.(Bookings made by Koreans will be cancelled by us, I am sorry for that)If you don't send us your arrival time again to us individually, your booking will be cancelled without notice.Without our confirmation mail, your booking is not 100% confirmed. Check in: ~10pm(After midnight check in, your booking cancelled automatically except informed to our staff.)Check out : ~11amOur super friendly and attentive staff can provide you with information on the city of Seoul, tours and attractions, and other general information on the rest of Korea ... more   less 

Additional Information about Backpackers Inside

Address: 2F, 5 Sungkyunkwanro 4gil | Jongnogu, Seoul 110-532, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range: RM53 - RM187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Backpackers Inside 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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“All rooms are quiet and dark”
 of 5 bubbles 716aliceo, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“there is 2 buildings and dorm rooms and single rooms with shared bath/toilet is in main building.”
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  • single room
  • shared bathroom with 2 showers
 of 5 bubbles lisanilsen, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“during booking process you can request for your preferred room”
 of 5 bubbles Y1669XManal, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“single rooms are always nice, you're by yourself.”
 of 5 bubbles sh_zhu, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“for making friendships around, go for the doorms”
 of 5 bubbles 874hajarb, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
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