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Singapore, null, Singapore
Reviewed 10 October 2014

We stayed in Bangrang hostel for a week. It was very convenient for us to take the subway as it is super close to Chungjeongno station (line 2,5). You can even walk to Seoul station (line 4) depending on your destination so you don't have to transfer too many times using the subway. The staffs were friendly and helpful, and...

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 4 October 2014

The owner is nice and friendly, the facilities are great and the location is very convenient; easily accessible to lines 2 and 5 at Chungjeongno station which will get you to most of the popular areas in Seoul. Very affordable price and a great place to meet new people!

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2Thank Alan S
London, Canada
Reviewed 7 July 2014

This place was splendid. We arrived at night from the airport and had no trouble navigating Seoul's subway system to get to the hostel (the instructions the owner gives to you are very straight forward - you don't need to spend money on a cab!) As far as the "hill" people were talking about in the negative comments, it's more...

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Reviewed 5 July 2014

I stayed in Bangrang hostel for 2 months. I was so lucky to come across this lovely hostel on my first visit to Seoul. Bangrang hostel is easily located between exit 5 and exit 6 of Chungjeongno station. Before coming to Seoul I had not done any research, however, the kindly owner introduced the city in great detail to me...

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1Thank 986candyh
Reviewed 21 May 2014

Booked 4 mixed dorm, but we got 6 mixed dorm for us alone. Best location, nice breakfast, affordable price. The room and bathroom were really clean. And Seung welcomed us warmly, when you first check in, he will give you a briefing of where the good places and what are the places you shoudnt eat. Too bad we got a...

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1Thank Adji A
Reviewed 19 May 2014

I decided to stay at this hotel after a couple of my friends had commented on what a great accommodation it was. It was pretty easy to find as the staff send you an email beforehand which provides you a detailed step by step route on how to get to the hostel (whether it be train, bus, etc). My first...

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2Thank Lisa T
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Me and my sister selected this place for the last leg of our tour after reading the positive reviews on Trip Advisor. Place wise, it was in a good location, very near Chungjeongno station and the airport bus stop is just down the road. There are convenience stores and places to eat nearby as well. Nanta theatre is within walking...

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1Thank jasmineyyl
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Went for a holiday to Seoul with my brothers. We really enjoyed our stay here. The staff was really friendly and kind to us. The location was great - less than 2 minute walk to the Cheongjeongno Station. The room and bathroom were really clean and the room size was perfect. The common room was comfortable with free wifi, great...

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1Thank Joeymel
Chiba, Japan
Reviewed 12 March 2014

I was there with my 4 friends for 5 nights, and we’re very satisfied with the stay. It has great location, near from Cheongjeongno Station, free breakfast, free wifi, and good common room. It also has digital lock with password which is very safe. Staffs speak English fluently and showed us how to get many places in Seoul.

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1Thank Robert D
Charlottetown, Canada
Reviewed 27 February 2014

I chose Hostel Bangrang after a search for a convenient and comfortable place to stay and I was not disappointed! The staff was friendly, and the rooms were very comfortable. I'll definitely be back the next time I'm in Seoul! :)

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It's newly renovated and specially designed for the backpacker's convenience and comfort. Located right in the centre. Most top-tour attractions close by. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bangrang Hostel

Address: 397-14 Jungnim-Dong, Jung Gu, Seoul 100-360, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range: $53 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“- Due payment in cash, no debit/ credit card - Should bring your own towel, it's a hostel.”
 of 5 bubbles LiemDang, 23 Nov 2014 | Read review
“If you have heavy luggage or problems with stairs then ask for a lower room.”
 of 5 bubbles freshandbone, 7 Jul 2014 | Read review
“The price for a single is not much more than the dorms. Would be great for a couple.”
 of 5 bubbles gabrielk2013, 14 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Twin room or 2nd floor may be better than dorm room on 1/F”
 of 5 bubbles Timing, 11 Nov 2011 | Read review
“Any room was good”
 of 5 bubbles The_Albanian_Review, 22 Oct 2011 | Read review
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