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Dongdaemun Hostel

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7 Dec 2015
“Very Basic, No Heater”
29 Oct 2015
“Excellent Budget Option in Great Location”
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Reviewed 8 December 2015

I understand that a hostel usually doesn't have an elevator but everyday I have to take the stairs to the 5th floor. I was surprised when I arrived in the hotel and the reception is on the 3rd floor and the stairs are so shabby....More

1  Thank Ow N
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Found this Hotel through Booking.com and since it was highly rated and less than $20, I decided to book. I wasn't disappointed. Bus direct from Incheon practically to the doorstep of the Hotel. Easy to find, just in the alley to the left of the...More

1  Thank KincsZoltan
Reviewed 15 September 2015

I needed a cheap room with private bath+toilet for a night. That is how I found this hostel on the internet. The hostel is good. It is really very centrally located. The Dongdaemun market/shopping centres are just 5 min walk away.(maybe even less). The room...More

1  Thank kasif
Reviewed 3 September 2015

This hostel is suitable for backpacker who want to sleep alone. Near subway station "Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Exit. 4" The room is small but perfect for me because there is toilet inside and free wifi. If I go to Korea, I will stay...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2014

I've stayed here during my trip to Seoul from June to July. It's a very comfortable place to be in. The innkeeper, John, was very friendly and he gave us a lot of valuable information, such as the culture in Korea and recommended us places...More

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South Korea > Seoul > Dongdaemun / Sindangdong
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Dongdaemun / Sindangdong
For shopping enthusiasts, Dongdaemun is a must visit.
Enormous shopping centres – stacked with multiple
levels of boutique and independent shops – offer the
latest in Korean fashion, cosmetics, accessories, and
other goods while prices are relatively low. The night
shopping (between late night and early morning) is
particularly well known here, making Dongdaemun a
place where you can literally shop until you drop. If
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San L
1 October 2015|
Response from Golden_moon7 |
Hello, I was there last year, and there wasn't a luggage storage, but you can live it near the reception, there's cameras everywhere, so dont worry. It's safe)
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"Choose a lower floor room"
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"If you have lots of luggage, mercy yourself and choose lower floors... :)"
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"No elevators, so do request for rooms on lower floor if you are not into climbing stairs."
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"if you have any question, let Jay know. he resolve the problem that everything.^^"
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