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Hongdae Guesthouse

2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   159-6 Donggyo-dong Mapo-gu, Seoul 121-816, South Korea
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Ranked #41 of 631 Seoul B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Mary (the owner) is super welcoming and friendly (and helpful). Her office is right next to the dorm I stayed in and she made my stay a delight. I had a really great time at this hostel. There is an elevator literally from the hallway to the subway station too, so everything is easy to get to. The hostel is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Love staying here... My friends and I were 8 people, and the staff gave us a big room very comfy, also had small kitchen set in the room... Its very near to hongdae mrt station and a bus stop... Its a guesthouse within building blocks... Really a nice place in middle of hongdae area.. Really recommended!

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Quezon City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The best thing about the guest house is the location is just above Hongik station subway exit in the middle of metro. Lots of shops, night markets, restaurants are just nearby. our room is like a mini loft with 3 beds, a dining table, kitchen, CR and an attic with 3 beds. another special thing about our room is the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

very comfortable, very nice place, very convenient, and very awesome people especially Mary who is very very kind :D Thanks for making our stay in Korea for Dec 3-8 this year an awesome trip! Love the place and will surely recommend it to my friends. Thanks for the wonderful and blast trip :D -nilda and Rossel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

My second time here and I still love how it is so super convenient! Imagine after a day of endless walking (thanks to the many staircases and steep walkway) you'll be thankful that your lodging is next to the subway exit. To top it, Exit 1 is with escalator! Thank Goodness! There's also an apparel shop next door (forgot the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

we stay at Hongdae Guesthouse from 26th Oct until 3rd Nov. the location is great, just a few walk from HongIk University line exit 1 (and escalator for 1 person, we love escalator! lol) so if you have a big luggage, you can try to trick your luggage so it can fit the escalator, in case you don't want to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

be sure to meet mary prior to your checkout n this guesthouse. mary and staff are so friendly. their location is also the best part as it just upon exit from trainstation, accross the universities and lots of shops, night market and bargains within the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The best guest house in Korea...we enjoy our stay specially your hospitality and kindness extended to our big family...we will miss you and difinetely recommend you to our friends, collegues and other family members...again ur d best Mary and yourHongdae guesthouse...more powe to you...will see you again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We arrived last October 25, 2014 and we're about to leave today. 😢 We had so much fun and Mary is very accommodating and hospitable. 👍 Her suggestions are helpful and informative. Good value for money too! I definitely recommend this guesthouse to everyone. 😊

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Stayed at the Hongdae Guest House in Seoul Korea ( in th eHongkik University from Sept, 29-October 3, 2014. Very good location---there was a subway stop and bus stop right beside the building where the Guest House is. Lots of restaurants and shops ( from high end to low end ) along the main avenue, open till past midnight. Our... More 

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Address: 159-6 Donggyo-dong Mapo-gu, Seoul 121-816, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hongdae Guesthouse 2*
Number of rooms: 3
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