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    Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse

    67-6, Yeonnam-ro 1-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul 03991, South Korea
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    2017-08-27 2017-08-28
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    Traveller (13)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (4)
    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good47%
    • Average11%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
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    “kimchi” (25 reviews)
    “smoking room” (3 reviews)
    “fast wifi” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Kitchenette
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    31 - 35 of 80 reviews

    Reviewed 15 June 2014

    I stayed here for 5-6 nights while I was in korea and its a fantastic place. im not gona say its luxurious or anything like that but it is amazingly located close to bars and nightlife as well as as 24/7 shops. Good food and...More

    Thank alex e
    Reviewed 2 June 2014

    I quite enjoyed my stay here. The location is not fantastic, as it's on the other side of Hongdae, away from the restaurants/bars/shops, but it's only 10mins walk. And it's quieter here too, which is a plus! The staff are friendly and helpful. Rooms are...More

    Thank backpasher
    Reviewed 19 May 2014

    I stayed with Kimchee hostel for 4 nights during my solo journey in Seoul. The dorm is clean with lockers and bathroom inside. On 4th floor there are two more bathrooms in case the one in your room is occupied. Price very friendly. Korean, English...More

    1  Thank Purplehill
    Reviewed 22 April 2014

    My first time in Seoul and I wasn't really sure about this hostel but it was cheap and near a train stop so I gambled. Good gamble because I really enjoyed my stay in this hostel. This is one of the cheapest hostels I saw...More

    Thank Erika B
    Reviewed 9 March 2014

    We stayed here for 5 nights in private room (3 people). Shared bathroom & toilet are clean, bed room is clean. Wifi is great. Near to the convenience stores. The hostel is about 10 minutes walking away to Hongik Station which Airport railway and few...More

    1  Thank Tia_Akmal
    Kimchee Sinchon Guesthouse
    107 reviews
    #101 of 580 Speciality lodging in Seoul
     
    Birdsnest Hostel
    77 reviews
    #25 of 580 Speciality lodging in Seoul
     
    Kimchee Downtown Guesthouse
    44 reviews
    #97 of 580 Speciality lodging in Seoul
     
    Orange Guesthouse
    40 reviews
    #73 of 580 Speciality lodging in Seoul
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$13 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Seoul >
    • Hongdae
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    Traveller (13)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (35)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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    Hongdae
    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
    ...More
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    Nearby Attractions
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    .50 km away
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    Xingwenyap
    27 August 2016|
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    Response from Clara S | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, sorry for the super duper late reply. YG Entertainment is quite far from the guesthouse. you can reach YG Ent by dropping by Hapjeong Station and around 10-15 minutes of walk! There is just 1 convenient store near the... More
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    Pamela R
    22 March 2015|
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    Response from Clara S | Reviewed this property |
    you can directly ask the guesthouse. but if u want to stay for 2 months, i suggest you to rent apartment from Air BnB!
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