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Hongdae Uncle Residence

4F 459-7 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

The location of the hostel is really great - not on the busy streets in the center filled with partying people all night long but a couple of minutes aways. The interior is new and nice but as mentioned before, the room itself smelled really moldy and the ventilation isn't enough to dry the air after you take a shower,... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We arrive at the Hongdae Residence on Thursday afternoon with plans to stay until Saturday morning. Its on the 4th floor, (no elevator by the way for all who have lots of luggage). When I walked in, I was instantly pleased. Clean floors, nice pictures of previous guests...nice comfy kind of atmosphere. It looks spic and span when you first... More

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Jeongeup, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

We've stayed at Hongdae Uncle Residence twice, now, and both times have been satisfied with our experience there. The owner/manager is friendly and is on the premises at all times. The rooms, while small, are comfortable, and the air conditioning works well. Ensuite washrooms are quite convenient. A small but, nonetheless, nice breakfast is provided -- seasonal fruit, white bread... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

Love the Uncle!! What an amazing place. Little rooms and could possibly do with more ventilation but the kindness and hospitality shown more than makes up for this! Great location (5 minute walk from central Hongdae - 24/7 area, young crowd, clubs and loads of bars/restaurants/street food) and easy to get to from the airport (get the metro to Hongkik... More

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Address: 4F 459-7 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
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