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Hongdae JK House

#909 Pardistel 9th Floor, 159-6, Donggyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul 121-200, South Korea
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Ranked #18 of 269 Specialty lodging in Seoul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013
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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

My 3 friends and I stayed there for 12 days and it was the best experience ever.. Got the 14 level with a nice overview scenery of Seoul/Hongdae. Very Clean and neat room and spacious. They clean the the house each day. Subway? its just underneath the building. all you got to do is take the lift dwn to basement... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

I have been to Seoul 3 times and my stay at Hongdae JK Guesthouse is the best. They greeted us with a very warm welcome smile and we really love their spacious rooms and toilet. Their pocket wifi is very helpful specially we needed to be online, to be updated on maps etc. Will definetly go back and stay here..infact... More

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

My friends and I (group of 4) stayed at Hongdae JK house last year and were very happy with the great service that JK (the owner) showed us. =) Room - Our room was very big with 2 bunk beds, a bathroom, mini kitchenette and a dresser. Location - the location is in the hongdae area near the hongik university.... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

I stayed here for 4 nights, and I loved my room! The room was spacious, super clean, with a washer to do your own laundry (for free)! Most of all, the location was perfect in terms of convenience! As previous reviewers have also mentioned, public transportation is literally footsteps away from the JK House. Oh, and JK! This man is... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

My friends and I loved our stay at this hostel and we would like to thank JK especially for his great hospitality. The room we stayed in is large and tidy. As for the hosts, JK is fluent in mandarin and Kyle is fluent in English so communication is not a problem at all. We have also joined the tour... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

The guesthouse itself is very clean and the owners are very friendly who can speak simple mandarin. It helps a lot when you don't speak Hangul at all. The location and public transport are fabulous! Hongdae JK Hse is located at Hongik University Station (line 2) and you can just hope on and transfer to any other lines to anywhere... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

My parents and I stayed at Hongdae JK House for 4 nights during our recent visit to Seoul. Our room, or rather an apartment / SOHO unit, was located at the 12th floor. Pros: 1) Generally it was a good stay and it's pretty easy to locate the guesthouse. The building is close to Hongik University subway station, in fact,... More

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Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

臨近弘大地鐵站的Hongdae JK House是第一次自助旅行選擇的居住民宿!! 民宿的房間相當乾淨與整齊,房間的view可以看見最真實的韓國住宅大樓; 除此之外,民宿老闆的人也相當Nice,幫忙代訂NANTA Show tickets 以及炸雞, 還推薦了不少鄰近的美食!下次等春假或暑假有機會再規劃去Soeul旅行的時候, 首選的民宿還會是Hongdae JK House:)

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

I had a really nice stay here at Hongdae JK House. Since this was my first trip to Korea, this place had a lasting impression on me. Not only were the managers very helpful, they were very accommodating to my needs. When I needed wireless service so that I could use my apps to get in touch with my friend... More

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hongdaejkhouse, 業者 at Hongdae JK House, responded to this review

Hi Jordan L Thanks for your review! We are glad that you have a wonderful trip in Hongdae. We will keep trying to be the best hostel and improving our service more that you needs. Welcome to Seoul again! ^^ More

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

I've stayed in JK House twice for my first trip to Seoul, once in a girls' dorm and a night in the family room. JK House is easily accessible even for a student like me. The owner is very reliable, hospitable and even helped my friend and I to liaise with the airport for our lost luggage! Even though he... More

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hongdaejkhouse, Front Office Manager at Hongdae JK House, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for your reviews :) We are glad to make friends with you and we are improving our service everyday. Please feel free to drop by our hostel when you are in Hongdae! We have recommendations about good restaurants, coffee shops : ) We always try to make a better hostel :) More

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Address: #909 Pardistel 9th Floor, 159-6, Donggyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul 121-200, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
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Hongdae JK Guesthouse-Unbeatable location, facilities, and fun!We are located in Hongik University area Connected to Hongik University Subway Station All rooms are apartment style with own kitchens and bathrooms All furniture and electronics are brand new.We have a common room great for socializing with fellow housemates. ... more   less 
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