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IS@K Traveler's Lounge

4F, 683-134, Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 140-892, South Korea
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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South Korea
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This hostel is very conveniently located in Itaewon, one of the foreigner areas in Seoul. It's about a 10 minute walk from the Itaewon subway exit and there is an airport pick up pretty close to the front of the building. The rooms are pretty tight (I've stayed in the mixed and ladies dorm), but it's a bed to sleep... More 

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Talisay City, Philippines
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Location is good as it is just a good 7 minute walk from the subway but it's located on the 4th floor, which is quite troublesome for someone with a heavy baggage especially that there are no escalators available.The price is affordable. I spent around $50 for 3 days stay. The rooms are neat. Comforter, blanket, pillow, small towel and... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This hostel was suggested to me by a friend. The manager was particularly flexible with me, as I changed the reservation details many times and he didn't put up a fuss about it. We didn't have to give a down payment which was also nice, especially considering we didn't see it before arriving. The hostel was very clean and organized,... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

neat room and nice atmosphere in general, specially the young workers were very kind. But the older guy was very tough and picky. "hey, did you give back the laundry basket?" was his peculiar way of saying good morning ㅋ

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Tokyo, Japan
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

It was my first time in Seoul, the whole trip was planned in a hurry and I booked the hostel a day prior to my flight. The location is really good, the hostel being on the main road of Itaewon district. However upon my arrival I got lost and the staff kindly came to pick me up from where I... More 

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Gunsan, South Korea
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

This Hostel was by far the worse I have stayed in while in Korea. The bathroom had fleas, the room didn't have a door, the other guest in the Hostel were rude and extremely loud until 3:00 a.m. in the morning, there was a guy passed out on the couch in the morning when we left, the room was dirty,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Arrived at this place in the afternoon. Getting there was easy. Just the Airport limo and your like 50 metres away. The stairs to the 4th floor can be challenging if your carrying many bags. The staff was very friendly and caring. Place was kept. clean. Many thanks to generous owner for sharing some Korean and Japanese sweets. Also you... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

I believe this is a family-run establishment and the staff, especially the university-age son, was gracious and helpful (so give him a raise, Papa!). My friend and I shared a single, which was tucked away in a quiet part of the otherwise very social hostel, so there is something for both worlds. The bathroom and kitchen area were fully stocked,... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

i stayed at a 4-bed mixed dorm and it was just myself in the room in both nights. beds and the room were clean and tidy. bathroom and shower were also ok. the only thing is that they don't give you a shower towel. they give you a small towel which can barely dry your face. but overall nice staff... More 

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Victoria, Canada
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

This is a nice place to stay and is located in a central area of Seoul. The staff is helpful and really thorough when giving you directions to sites to check out. You have to hike up a few flights of stairs with your luggage, but worth it as the accommodations are well maintained and clean. The beds could be... More 

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Address: 4F, 683-134, Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 140-892, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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