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Myeongdong Town Guesthouse

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   35-16, Supyo-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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4.0 of 5 stars 42 Reviews
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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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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for 1 week. It was clean, and staff was friendly. it was close to myeong dong shopping area so cold return guesthouse to unload the shopping. The airport bus was not too far from the guesthouse. There was free wi-fi! Only thing was having to carry the luggage down the stairs but for the price, it is already very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Okey it's not easy to find it, eben because the direction given in the old website are wrong. Once you arrive on the main street ask for the Shinan bank as it is in the small street next to the bank. It's cheap about 30€ per night but don't expect too much. Romm was never cleaned during my 3 days... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights and another 5 nights after venturing to other parts of Korea. The showering facilities is acceptable. Bed was reasonable. Walking distance to insadong and myeongdong is good. Hot water and coffee/tea is provided. Have to climb the steep stairs though, but the staff would be there to assist

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The staff is so helpful and they helped us to solved many problems! :) The room is small but clean and tidy, and TV is installed. Coffee and water is also provided. The hostel is near to the metro station. One disadvantage is that no elevator are available and you have to climb some stairs.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

It was my first ever Korea trip. So it would be very crucial for us to make it a memorable & comfortable trip. We chose Kimchee Myeongdong for its convenience near the subway (euljiro-sam (3) ga) and a walk able distance to the heavenly Myeongdong and of cos they offer a really affordable rates for us for 7nights. Yes the... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We stayed a total of 4 nights in December 2013. Central location and about 2-3mins walk to/from the subway. The room was very small, as expected. The water heater worked (useful for cold winter in Dec) but shower water did not drain quick enough. At times there was weird smell coming from the bathroom. Good that we had a tiny... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

We booked directly with the hostel and was promised a reply within 24 hours. The reply never came and I was nervous because it was a weekend stay and other hostels were full. I sent an email and luckily my reservation was confirmed immediately. The hostel was very run down. Located on the 3rd floor, with a narrow staircase and... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

After booking via Agoda, we got an email from kimchee, with directions and a note "Our reception opens at 9am and closes at 11.30pm. If you are arriving earlier than 9am or later than 11.30pm, please let us know in your reply so that we can take note." As our flight reaches Incheon Airport at 10.35pm, I replied to the... More 

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Seattle, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Stayed here for 9 nights in late July/early August. The Kimchee staff, especially Derrick, are helpful and friendly. Derrick is fun and often stays after closing to visit with guests and hang out. The guesthouse staff will do your laundry for you about $3, which was very useful since we were visiting during one of the hottest times of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

One of the friendliest guesthouses I have stayed in my travels. Their staff can speak really fluent English: everything from planning your iterenaries to a simple chitchat! Everyone here is relaxed and smiling, usually you have haggard staff at receptions but here, its different. The room is really basic and tidy but enough for a good night rest. If the... More 

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Address: 35-16, Supyo-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Myeongdong Town Guesthouse 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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