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Zaza Backpackers Hostel

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2.0 of 5
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32-3, Namsandong-2ga, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-042, South Korea
Zaza Backpackers Hostel
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Ranked #61 of 425 Specialty Lodging in Seoul
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Taguig City, Philippines
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked for Zaza but we were transferred to Global Hostel instead. It was actually fine with us as it was our first time, we agree and I just don't want to argue, though I book/reserved for like 2months before our stay in their hostel. I like how I booked triple room but we got 2 double rooms instead because... More 

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Indonesia
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I booked my room at zaza and I don't have any problems. All of the staff is really nice and helpful. When there's a problem at the room they had their hand quick for solving the problem (: nice work and keep going, zaza!

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kyungminj, 매니저 at Zaza Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Natasha Hi this is Sunam staff of ZAZA. Thanks for choosing our place and leaving review here. It's really appreciated. I am grateful that you had great time with Zaza and Myeongdong. We are very glad you felt big help and benefit from our place. We will try to be better place everyday. Thanks again, and see you next... More 

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Zaza Backpackers hostel is definitely a great accommodation for students, because of its affordable rates. The hostel is also located very near myeongdong station, as well as N Seoul tower. Thus, going for some shopping at myeongdong isn't a hassle. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful, and most of them are fluent in English. We booked the twin room,... More 

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kyungminj, 매니저 at Zaza Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Hi this is Sunam staff of ZAZA, Thanks for realistic review for others waiting to visit Seoul. It's really appreciated. I am glad that you liked your room and its condition. We are very happy that you enjoyed Seoul and your stay at Zaza. Guest's satisfaction is our top priority. Any feedback is welcomed :) Thanks again, take care till... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Came here for a 5d4n stay with my sister during the mers period. Initially we wanted to cancel our trip so we emailed zaza for advise. They were really efficient and answered all our queries ensuring us etc. So we decided to go it a go and went on a hol to seoul admits the mers period, and we didn't... More 

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kyungminj, 매니저 at Zaza Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Hi this is Sunam staff of ZAZA. Thanks for leaving review and choosing our place. It's really appreciated. We are grateful that you feel so. Also it is very appreciated for leaving the detailed reviews for future guests. As you pointed out our defect of our facilities, we will definitely make it better. We also hope if you have dozen... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Advantage:Room is small but very quiet at night, including independent washing room, air-condition,TV, WIFI. very good location, nearby Mingdong subway station(walk less than five minutes)and airport bus station(to Gimpo airport and Incheon International Airport)-Line 6001 and 6015. Disadvantage:A little stuffy room. need to open window for flesh air.No daily cleaning work by hotel service.

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kyungminj, 매니저 at Zaza Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Hi this is Sunam staff of ZAZA. We always thank you for your interest and affection to ZAZA. It's really appreciated for your detailed review for others. I am sorry for inconvenience that you mentioned. We will definitely develop our service and facilities following your advance. I hope we can meet next time you visit Seoul. Even you don't stay... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

the location is good which is just a few mins walking distance to MyeongDong subway station, and also near to MyeongDong shopping streets where you can find many shops selling skincare and cosmestics. The staffs in Zaza are very friendly and helpful. They assist us on amending our itinerary, give us suggestions and guide us on direction & transportation. A... More 

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kyungminj, 매니저 at Zaza Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Aiwen Hi this is Sunam staff of ZAZA. Thanks for choosing our place and leaving review here. It's really appreciated. We talked about you and your generous manner from time to time. I hope happy days be with you and your colleagues. As you pointed our above, We will check the heater in the room again. I am really... More 

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

The staff at zaza were really nice 1) they gave us a family size room for the price of double room during off peak period when they have extra rooms to spare. 2) guilder us every morning on how to go places we wanna go. 3) recommended cheap places where most locals would go. 4) Book shuttle bus for us... More 

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kyungminj, 매니저 at Zaza Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Joyce Hi this is Sunam staff of ZAZA who recommended the pork bbq restaurant on your last day. Thanks for leaving review here and choosing us. It's really appreciated. It is very nice to hear that your were satisfied by us at ZAZA during your graduation trip with your friends. Including me, all staff are miss you and your... More 

Thailand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Room is big.Location very good.Staff very good.Staff speak english very well.Bathroom is big.Breakfast is coffee and bread.I like it.Lobby close 12pm.Hostel is very nice.Check in and check out is easy.

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Thanks for choosing our place and leaving review here. It's very appreciated and helpful either to potential guests or to us. And I am really delightful that you had great experience with Zaza. We keep trying to be better place than every seconds. Thanks again and hope to see you next time. Sunam More 

Hong Kong, China
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The hostel located nearby Myeongdong. It's very convenience to travel to different places. The nicest thing of the hostel is the wonderful staff team. They are very warm and hospitable.Zaza backpackers hostel is the best hostel I lived until now.

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kyungminj, 매니저 at Zaza Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing our place and leaving review here. It's really appreciated. We talked about you and your generous manner from time to time. Our staff also were very nice to meet you! I hope happy days be with you and your family, It would be grateful if you choose us when you visit Seoul next time. Thanks again, take... More 

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

It was my first time staying at Zaza, and I must say it really provides a good night's sleep due to its location that it away from hustle and bustle! The room deco also gave off a welcoming and homely feel. The staffs of Zaza had also been hospitable and helpful, and I was grateful that they offered to help... More 

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kyungminj, 매니저 at Zaza Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Hi this is Sunam staff of ZAZA. Thanks for choosing our place and leaving review here. It's really appreciated. Also your detailed review for our location will be very helpful to guests who is going to visit ZAZA. We talked about you and your generous manner from time to time. I hope happy days be with you and your colleagues.... More 

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