We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Backpacker Friends

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Management photos
Backpacker Friends
View Map
Add a photo
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

2 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 2: English reviews
Have you been to Backpacker Friends? Share your experience.
Start your review of Backpacker Friends
 Click to rate
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed July 14, 2012

The location was the best! It's right near the party street in Hongdae, but that's the only good thing. There was only two bathroom and it was really dirty. I also don't think the rooms where cleaned because the blankets smelled old and used. I don't think I'll stay there again... you get what you pay for.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jassy_Mitch
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed October 1, 2011

Located smack bang in the party district of Hongdae, Backpacker Friends provided a very comfortable stay during my time in Seoul. The owner, Mr Kim, is a very friendly, helpful and very laid-back guy. Offered to relocate me to another dorm on my second night when there were 3 other girls in my dorm. The main room has things strewn...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank japanwafuwafu
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

14 photos of this hotel

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (14)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Other (7)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Seoul hotels
Lotte City Hotel Guro
#1 of 459 in Seoul
313 reviews
Lotte Hotel Seoul
#13 of 459 in Seoul
3,036 reviews
Namsan
The Shilla Seoul
The Shilla Seoul
#8 of 459 in Seoul
1,454 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Metro Hotel
Metro Hotel
#12 of 459 in Seoul
1,195 reviews
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Hotel ShinShin
Hotel ShinShin
#16 of 459 in Seoul
573 reviews
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Lotte Hotel L7 Myeongdong
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Additional Information about Backpacker Friends

Address: 4F 404-8 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Number of rooms: 24
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HostelWorld and Agoda so you can book your Backpacker Friends reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Backpacker Friends staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?