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    Backpackers Inside

    2F, 5 Sungkyunkwanro 4gil | Jongnogu, Seoul 110-532, South Korea
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The facilities were clean and safe. The best part was staff and the most welcoming environment they generate. It may sound like a cliche but it has a really great vibe. The energy there is amazing. So friendly and helpful but also genuinely nice people....More

    Thank artistsang
    Response from INSIDE-SEOUL, 오너 at Backpackers InsideResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for your lovely review. We(staffs) always try to do our best to all our guests and also really proud of best guests too. Your are best too.

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The hostel is a little gem in Seoul, I found a little home away from home and even extended my stay for few more days as the place was so friendly and well located. Facilities are very cleaned and everything is made to make the...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from INSIDE-SEOUL, 오너 at Backpackers InsideResponded 4 days ago

    GEM ! that is perfect rating ever. Thank you for your shiny review. I will keep this hostel as shiny as I can.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I really liked the service which this hostel gave me and the location of the hostel is perfect! If the matrasses were better, I would give it a five-star rating. The vibe in this hostel is also really good, the common room is a really...More

    Thank ElineK5861
    Response from INSIDE-SEOUL, 오너 at Backpackers InsideResponded 4 days ago

    mattress..thank you for your advise. I will survey how hard/soft mattress people like and search for better mattress. Hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    1. Direction to the hostel was very comprehensive and easy to follow. 2. Plenty of information on the tourist attractions around Seoul in the reception area. 3. The staff were very polite and caring. I do enjoy nice hospitality provided by them. 4. I would...More

    Thank lowziqing
    Response from INSIDE-SEOUL, 오너 at Backpackers InsideResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for your great review. I made nice hostel in the great place but always talk to our staff, last puzzle is our guests ! Meet people and get inspired each other ! Come to Backpackers INSIDE.

    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    I like this place very much. Close to the station walking distance, comfortable and clean beds, clean bathrooms and toilets, kitchen quite handy. Very helpful staff. The only problem is the wifi connection. Thanks in the meantime Min; You are really very friendly and helpful.

    Thank Gürkan Ş
    Response from INSIDE-SEOUL, 오너 at Backpackers InsideResponded 4 days ago

    when you come back , don't worry, finally I fixed WIFI ! will keep all our facilities as clean as I can.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$13 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    Hi!, chinese emabassy is around Myeongdong area(mainly shopping area). it take 20 min by subway (4stops from here) . we have many kind of rooms, but we don't have a mixed dorm, so if you want to stay with us, you have to... More
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    Hello Andrea C, Thank you for your interest in staying with us at INSIDE. The price is depends on rooms like this. *Budget 4-bed private, Shared Bath per a night (weekday :60,000 won weekends : 80,000) *Deluxe 4-bed... More
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    thank for your reply Oxana ! good job ~!^^
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