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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 17 February 2017

the staffs are very friendly and helpful. They told me lots of useful tips for travelling around in Seoul. The location is good. There are many restaurants and stores nearby. Also, there is a shopping street just only 5 minutes walking distance from the hostel. I really appreciate that the hostel is very clean. The staff keep the place clear...

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Inderøy
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Seoul is chaotic. The city is enormous, the metro is like a spiders web and Koreans just do things differently than Westerners. Therefore, it is absolutely necessary that you have someone you can ask questions, someone to help you get along, someone to make recommendations when TripAdvisor doesn't really do the job. That's when Mia and Min enter the picture....

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Everything was easy, and without difficulty. Backpackers INSIDE is in a convenient location - transport (bus and metro), bank, laundry, food! - everything literally a 5 to 10 minute walk. The owners really helped with providing tips, directions, suggestions, recommendations, instructions. Getting to and from the airport/accomodation involved 0 stress. And the owners are approachable and available for any enquiries....

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Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I had a enjoyable stay at Backpackers Inside. I was in a 3 person female dorm. The entire hostel was really well heated, so it was great to come inside from a long day out in the cold Seoul weather! It's a small place which made it easier to meet other travellers, in comparison to the big commercial places that...

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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via 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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Lethbridge, Canada
Reviewed 15 January 2017

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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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 11 January 2017

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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Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 11 January 2017

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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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 8 January 2017

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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Reviewed 8 January 2017 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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  • Breakfast included
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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 - RM195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Backpackers Inside 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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