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Namdaemun Guesthouse Seoul

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82-11 Hoehyeon-dong 1-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Namdaemun Guesthouse Seoul
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Ranked #145 of 666 Seoul B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014
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    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 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

friendly owner, friendly staff and good location-10 mins walk to Myeongong and N Seoul Tower, 5 mins walk to Namdaemun and train station-Hoehyoen. You are allowed to use their washing machine and dryer machine.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I love this place. I stayed there during April 2013. The place is really clean and the location is totally perfect and just a few minutes away from the Hoehyeon station. The staff is so polite and nice too.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I stayed there 3 nights because of recommended my friend who stayed there in 2013. Place to uphill, you need more extra effort reach by foot. Room is not clean. Even the staff never clean our room for 4 days. Oh great. No breakfast. Only bread and orange juice. Dining table so limited chair and table. Bathroom also too small.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

First time we went was last year about same time. It was good and provided with wifi, coffee. Most importantly, very good location due to near Myeondong and namdaemun. Only 5 minutes to Subway station too. It seems clean too so we went for same booking 1 year after. However, sadly not as clean this time, spotted a sliverfish at... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

I'm totally agree with the others traveller review for the GH, plus point the benefit of Muslim they provide separate Cooking Utensils for Muslim. homey spot, the staff were really nice & helpful, room were clean, Wifi internet was reliable and GH nearby attraction.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

staying for 8 days with 5 of us...... pay for 7 days free 1 days... XD..... nice environment with private bathroom... the owner also very friendly... ^^.... Nearby Namdaemun station and namdaemun market...In case u have overdo shopping, DHL office just in front of the guesthouse..... hehehe

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Stayed there with a friend for 4 nights. Took the bus limousine from the airport and alighted at namdaemun market. Couldnt find our way from there. Called the owner and he came to meet us and showed us the way. Room was clean, had towels, basic toiletries, bed was ok. You can take new towels and toilet paper from the... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

We (four of us) went to Seoul somewhere around end of April to May 2012, stayed for 4 nights... We booked ourselves a bunk bed room with bathroom en-suite... it was only 80,000 KW/ night Room is not big or spacious, quite cramp actually because we have big luggage bags. But the room was clean and the essential was we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

We are a family of 10, been here for 5 days, very very satisfied with the service and location easpecially for muslim travellers that dont want to share bathroom with other guests, a 10 minute walk and you're already in namdaemun market and myeongdong, you can also catch a bus to Namsan Seoul Tower, Itaewon or City hall area from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2011

Rates a bit high for a Guest House but our room had a private bathroom (Korean-style)...the GH is located about 2 and half blocks from Hoehyeon subway station which is only a station away from Seoul Station (KTX trains/ airport train)...a short 15-minute walk and your already in Myeongdong and Insadong areas The GH was fully booked during our stay... More 

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