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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent location, helpful staff, great atmosphere in the hostel. Met a lot of people from all over the world and explored the city and amenities in the surrounding area with them. Convenient and accessible to everything.

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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed during winter, but the place was always super warm! All areas were super clean thanks to the lovely staff who come from all over the world, plus you can save on eating out because of the free rice!!! Location is in a quiet area but very close to Hongik university station which is on Seoul main line (green outer...

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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

It was funny with all the staff member!! I was so happy to come to Korea but it was even more cooler because I was in this guesthouse !! Everything is clean, everybody is so nice and they give informations and help for place to visit!! I recommend it!!

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Reviewed 21 October 2016

I stayed in Birdsnest hotel for three nights, staffs are really nice and friendly, hostel is tiny but feels like home. even it's a little not so close to the station but it locates in a nice area which is good for relaxing.

1Thank Joyu W
birdsnesthostel, Manager at Birdsnest Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review,hope to see you again :)

Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Reviewed 17 October 2016

My second trip in Seoul and this place is definitely my favorite guesthouse. friendly staff, clean dorms and close to all shops and restaurants in Hongdae You won't be disappointed if you choose to stay here !

Thank Stranger S
birdsnesthostel, Manager at Birdsnest Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review,hope to see you again :)

Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The host is very friendly, they help you and really accomodating. I make a lot of friend here. Very cozy place. And they have many bathroom. Just step away from many restaurants. Rice is always avalaible, so dont be afraid will starving at the morning. Many convenient store surround.

Thank Nda A
birdsnesthostel, Manager at Birdsnest Hostel, responded to this review

we are happy to hear those things.Thank you for staying with us

Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 5 October 2016

With this price it was a big surprise for me.All staff so friendly,to drinking in the garden was so nice with those guys.Beds are comfortable and big.. Generally guesthouse is so clean.Thanks god they have lots of toilet and shower i didn't wait for other guests.

Thank Hüseyin C
birdsnesthostel, Manager at Birdsnest Hostel, responded to this review
Google Translation

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

I love the place because is beatiful and relax . Close to beatiful Park and many restaurants around. Good for stay more one week and whit the family or friends Come and enjoy the place and the city ...

Thank SAOji
birdsnesthostel, Manager at Birdsnest Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you

Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I was in Birdsnest for two weeks, I really spend good time there ! Couches are comfortable and rooms are really clean.. Staff was so kind, and Julie was really friendly and gave me tips to enjoy my trip even more in South Korea ! Thank you for everything, I will miss you !! Definitely will come back next year...

1Thank elysakleinprintz
birdsnesthostel, Manager at Birdsnest Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Elysa Nice to hear from you.Hopefully you will come again and we will have fun again all together

Reviewed 18 July 2016

I had a wonderful time staying here! The hosts were so helpful and accommodating and the location was very convenient as well! I would definitely recommend it to anyone looking for a great place to stay in Seoul, Thank you Birdsnest!

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birdsnesthostel, Manager at Birdsnest Hostel, responded to this review

thank you soo much,hope to see you again :)

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Staying in Hongdae

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Carefree enthusiasm is everywhere in this energetic neighborhood centered on Hongik University, Korea’s top art school. From its assortment of murals to the occasional amateur street performances, creativity and expression make up the wild and beating heart of vibrant Hongdae. At the Free and Hope Market (weekends at the Hongdae Children’s Playground) you'll find one of Seoul’s most popular handmade and creative markets drawing consistent crowds. At Hongdae, there’s never a shortage of things to do and see; food and drink options are nearly endless as are shops and noraebang (karaoke) rooms. Hongdae is also one of Seoul’s top party and club scenes catering to a younger demographic; if a packed club isn’t your scene, you'll also find a range of music venues and bars offering live music in all genres. Although Hongdae has lost much of its unique appeal and undergone rapid commercialization in recent years, be sure to explore Hongdae’s edges in areas such as Sangsu-dong and Yeonnam-dong where Hongdae’s fiercely independent streak still runs freely.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Birdsnest Hostel

Address: 18, Yeonnam-ro 3-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul 03988, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul > Hongdae
Price Range: RM53 - RM225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Birdsnest Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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“4 female bedroom is quiet and comfortable”
strangers2017, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms good even dorms”
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“8 mixed bed is really cheap but spacy”
elysakleinprintz, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Female dorms are on the first floor, Mixed dorms on the second. All rooms very spacious!”
pascalp122, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I liked the second floor rooms as it was a little more separated from the owner, making you feel a little more alone, but the first floor is just as awesome.”
jillianm755, 16 Apr 2012 | Read review
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