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Jin's Paradise

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19 Nov 2015
“Horribly Dirty, dirtiest place I've stayed”
20 Mar 2015
“Compact, but well equipped with great advice from Jin. Worth it just for that!”
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Reviewed November 19, 2015

Jin Palace was by far the worst place I ever stayed when it comes to cleanliness Room was obviously not clean between the last guest and us. Floor was fealty, full of hairs Bed didn’t have bed sheets, and besides hairs from previous guests it...More

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Reviewed March 20, 2015

We had a long stop over and wanted to see Seoul. We stayed here. He gave great advice and the hostel was well kitted out. The bunk beds were ok, but overall I have to recommend this place. There is also a chill out area...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2015

With eclectic furnishings, an accessible host and an incredible view, Jin's Paradise easily stands head and shoulders above any other hostel that I have visited in the past. Right at the heart of the action, Jin's is arranged in a neighborhood of bars and restaurants...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

Being the cheapest Hostel I found in Seoul for my weekend trip from Tokyo, I was a bit unsure about what to expect. However, I was not disappointed and I met a bunch of great people there. Jin is super helpful and he will be...More

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Reviewed February 1, 2014

This was the first guest-house I stayed in, when I came to Seoul and it was by far the best! Since then, every time I went to Seoul I stayed at Jin´s and it always felt like home. Jin and his sister Jen are the...More

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South Korea > Seoul > Itaewon
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Neighboring the immense Yongsan American Garrison,
Itaewon was once shunned by locals as a seedy, red
light district. But within the past few years, Itaewon
and its surrounding neighborhoods such as Kyunglidan
and Haebangchong have undergone a major revival to
quickly become one of Seoul’s hottest areas. Here,
trendy international restaurants dot the area
alongside hip lounge bars and some of Seoul’s hottest
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"The Sejong Suite is simple, but it's where you want to bunk down for the night; if it's open, try to..."
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"if you must stay at jin's, then stay on the sixth floor - it's a bit cleaner and quieter than the..."
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"Book the whole room if you want it to yourselves. :)"
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"Level 5 seemed to be a bit more modern than Level 6."
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