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Hostel Korea 5

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We stayed in this hostel for 13 nights in September 2013. The hostel had decent reviews but we felt a little bit let down, The room was the size of the double bed and that's about it and there was damp. The shower was nice, lots of pressure but the bathroom doesn't inspire cleanliness. We spent most of our nights... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

The room was as a the title states, a box, I had the double bed. The bathroom had absolutely no ventilation, so when you're done with a shower or toilet related business, the humidity and smell will be stuck in the room. There was moldy dark stains all over, the toilet was filthy and obviously hadn't been cleaned before I... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The room is clean. Staffs are nice. No curfew. You can take the subway to come to hostel. The hostel is located in Singeumho station (purple line, subway line no.5) It's near Dongdaemun and Myeongdong. There are 2 convenience stores around the hostel (CU mart and GS-25.)

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Stayed for 5 nights during winter. The host who identified himself as James was very friendly and helpful. Wifi is available throughout the stay. Bathroom floor is freezing cold during that time. The little shared pantry with simple breakfast is good. Location wise, is good, very near to Singeumho Station, convenient stores are available 24/7. What else.. Korea is a... More 

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Beijing, China
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

The room had a strong humidity smell. Probably a problem with the pipes because the ceiling was humid. And of course, as it was the winter, the room for this reason was even colder that it should be. In addition, the bathroom wasn't clean at all. Hopefully they warn you in advance that they cannot provide you things like towels...... More 

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Address: 89-20, Musumak-gil, Seongdong-gu, Seoul 04726, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range: $24 - $37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Korea 5 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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