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Backpackers Inside

2F 112 Myeongryun 2-ga, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-532, South Korea
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Ranked #24 of 269 Specialty lodging in Seoul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Backpackers INSIDE was just awesome !!!! Everything went smooth from the beginning ! Booking was easy!! They replied really fast, answered my questions and made the requested changes to my reservation without any problem!. I love the fact that they use PayPal to reserve your room, which is something other hostels are lacking. There are many things to love about... More

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Jeju, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Backpackers Inside definitely has atmosphere. The staff are friendly and very helpful in providing directions and recommendations on places to go or eat. There are only a few restrooms, but it did not prove to be an inconvenience during my stay. Eggs, toast, and coffee are on hand for breakfast. The beds are comfy and clean, and you can easily... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I was referred to this place by a friend and after checking out the reviews and its location, I immediately booked. I got a really good deal for it costing only $25 per night for a private room. i stayed two nights. The place is at the center of Seoul with much of the tourist spots just a few minutes... More

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Karawang, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I love this place, surrounded with many foods stall. Near with tourist area, changdeokgung palace and it can be reached bu walking.. I stayed there for 3 days, with triple bed room. Recommended with people who want to looking for some cheap place, complete, strategic location, and it can easily for u of want to go airport (just walking 300... More

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We stayed at Backpackers Inside for two nights at the beginning of may '14. When we arrived the train station we could easily find the Hostel by reading the detailed explanation how to get there. The staff was very nice and our room (double bed room) was small but clean and totally fine for two nights and the price. The... More

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Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Well, It's a little far away from the MTR staton if you take a big luggage The hostel also will recommand you take airport express bus instand of AREX. It's turth! Open time is 8AM-10PM, If you arrive too early or too late, please contact inside staff first Clean, friendly staff and lovely place!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

So I stayed here at the beginning of my trip to Korea (before heading to other) cities and when I arrived back in Seoul (no advanced booking, so I chose to stay here again because I enjoyed my prior experience). There are multiple reasons why I enjoyed my stay here. One of them being that the staff are super helpful... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014 via mobile

Great place to stay! We loved almost everything around the hostel. The location - it maybe not the downtown one but a lot of good attractions are nearby. And it's art schools area, so you can see cool street performances on Saturdays.The room - I guess it's the best hostel room I've ever got! We had four beds - one... More

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Tallinn, Estonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Thats how i feel every time I go stay at Inside. I truly love this place and I have stayed there 3 times now and I wouldn't stay anywhere else. The location is excellent and the staff is the best, always super fun! If you need any help or for some reason lack of ideas on what to do they... More

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Best location! Very very close to the Hyehwa metro station and airport shuttle bus station. Staffs are extremely nice. The atmosphere is home-like which makes guest become friends easily. There are loooots of restaurants and pubs and convenient stores all around. A lot of young people live in this are which is why I quite enjoy my stay in this... More

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Address: 2F 112 Myeongryun 2-ga, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-532, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette
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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 
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