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Backpackers Inside

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Lost Hills, California
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If I'm in Seoul again, I'll probably try to get a room there again. I shared a room with four others. Worked for me. There are lockers available, and my 17 inch laptop easily fit. My booking included a breakfast, toast with butter and jam. And they had free coffee and tea :)

Thank waswolltihrallev2017
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The staff was very kind and friendly.The room was excellent clean and quiet. Most important, it supply the refrigerator and drinking fountains. I can eat at home if I want, and i don't need to buy any bottle water. There are lots restaurants and shopping store can choose. It's quiet convenient place.

Thank Chiou Y
Samara, Russia
Reviewed 1 March 2017

It's my second time in Backpackers inside, and choose that hostel again because it's clean and stuff are really friendly whatever u ask. Thank u again for the unforgettable moments in Seoul!!! Love u guys!!

Thank yurievstifeev
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We had a vere pleasant stay. The house lady was very nice and explained us everything patiently and thoroughly. For example how to open the doors (there is a number lock to the building and to the room), how to edit airconditioning settings and so on. After a long flight we slept like babies. Also a big plus for the...

Thank Dagy T
Billerica, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Simple and basic hostel, but EVERYTHING you could possibly need is at your fingertips. Make sure you walk the city wall, perhaps not all 18 km, but at least some, AND walk along the day-lighted canal (see image). See at least one palace and a gate. Book a tour to the DMZ. Take the bus to Buckhansan National Park and...

Thank Marlies H
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I was upgraded to the apartment that they also rent and it was great. I really liked the people. They were nice and helpful when you had questions. also they had a good facility and equipment. the wifi was good as well. for the transportation I would advice other visitors to come by bus like it is explained because that...

Thank butterfly1996
Daejeon, South Korea
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Good location, clean, and good host! I like that it close with many good restaurants and shopping area. Easy for transportation (i prefer bus and it was really easy). It also near mcdonalds that offer 24 hours service! And the host was really nice and accommodating!

Thank upidoku
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 17 February 2017

the staffs are very friendly and helpful. They told me lots of useful tips for travelling around in Seoul. The location is good. There are many restaurants and stores nearby. Also, there is a shopping street just only 5 minutes walking distance from the hostel. I really appreciate that the hostel is very clean. The staff keep the place clear...

Thank 301yani
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Seoul is chaotic. The city is enormous, the metro is like a spiders web and Koreans just do things differently than Westerners. Therefore, it is absolutely necessary that you have someone you can ask questions, someone to help you get along, someone to make recommendations when TripAdvisor doesn't really do the job. That's when Mia and Min enter the picture....

Thank KnutMarius
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Everything was easy, and without difficulty. Backpackers INSIDE is in a convenient location - transport (bus and metro), bank, laundry, food! - everything literally a 5 to 10 minute walk. The owners really helped with providing tips, directions, suggestions, recommendations, instructions. Getting to and from the airport/accomodation involved 0 stress. And the owners are approachable and available for any enquiries....

Thank ekcody

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a comfortable stay and real Korean lifestyle when you stay at Backpackers INSIDE. We are located in the heart of Daehangno, a historical, cultural, and shopping center (Dongdaemun) of Jongro in Seoul. It is only a five minute walk from the bus stop and the subway station.Meet the other travelers from all over the world (we accept only foreign traveller), while sharing a cup of espresso in our fully-equipped kitchen or playing Wii in our cabin-like common room[Reception Policy]We accept only foreign traveller.(Bookings made by Koreans will be cancelled by us, I am sorry for that)If you don't send us your arrival time again to us individually, your booking will be cancelled without notice.Without our confirmation mail, your booking is not 100% confirmed. Check in: ~10pm(After midnight check in, your booking cancelled automatically except informed to our staff.)Check out : ~11amOur super friendly and attentive staff can provide you with information on the city of Seoul, tours and attractions, and other general information on the rest of Korea ... more   less 

Additional Information about Backpackers Inside

Address: 2F, 5 Sungkyunkwanro 4gil | Jongnogu, Seoul 110-532, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range: €12 - €40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Backpackers Inside 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Dorm rooms are cheap and a great way to meet new people from all over the world!”
caitling662, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't expect view. Expect a shared bathroom instead, but why not?”
696marliesh, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet and dark”
716aliceo, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“there is 2 buildings and dorm rooms and single rooms with shared bath/toilet is in main building.”
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  • single room
  • shared bathroom with 2 showers
lisanilsen, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“during booking process you can request for your preferred room”
Y1669XManal, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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