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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed October 15, 2016

You get what you pay for. Orange Guesthouse Hongdae is very affordable for travellers, and is relatively near to Hongik University station (8min walk). The hostel would be even more favourable for pet lovers (they have 2 dogs and a cat that basically stayed in the men's room through the night).

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Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

- Good location - 2 mins walk to the heart of Hongdea, where you can find many unique bars, pubs, clubs, cafes, art markets, street performances, street food,... 5-7 mins walk to Hongik university subway station. - Clean and comfortable bed - Mr Kim is a very nice and helpful person! - Strongly recommend if you are an animal lover...

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Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

It's a good place to stay with friends, the cleanliness is phenomenal and the breakfast is always warm and fresh. When my friends and I went there in January we felt almost as if we were home. It's located in a great area, quite in the middle of Seoul.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here, and loved it. Really good price and great hospitality recieved from the owner Mr. Kim. The only down side is that they aren't too keen on you having visitors. Other than that, it was a lovely place to stay.

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Reviewed March 30, 2016

The Orange guesthouse is great location at Hongdae area it's popular street convince to enjoy eat a lot of food here . The room was small but warm for winter so we went here last December at temp. about 0-6c

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed March 16, 2016

this place was our 3rd guesthouse we booked when travelling in south korea last week and became the worst one. we booked dorm room via booking.com with price 64.000 won for 5 persons. their price is very cheap and the location is easy to find & strategic, walking distance to subway station, hongik university, and plenty of places to eat...

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Reviewed March 8, 2016

I went for two and a half weeks with a friend. Only problem I ever had in this guesthouse was Mr Kim needs to organise room arrangements as he made a mistake with yours however I am grateful we got a discount staying there and meet so many great people. But staying at Orange Guesthouse is so much fun. The...

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Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

The guesthouse is very clean and it has very fast wifi, the owner is really nice and i miss orange (alaskan malamute) and mao (tabby cat) the location is also a plus, bear the subway hongik university. There are also bar and restaurants sorrounding the place

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Reviewed January 20, 2016

Booked the family room through booking.com and although it looks very different from the picture, it was comfy. The air conditioner was too cold and the remote control provided can't be use for other purpose except for turning ON/OFF. I have problem with the toilet near to the room as the lock system is very fragile. It's not very safe...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed October 29, 2015

- Good Location, near Hongik Station walk about 5 min. It Located far from Hongdae shopping street about 5 min. - Shared bathroom,some of them without lock. You have to wait in rush hour if it has many guest. - If you get the room next to bathroom and kitchen, it quiet noisy. Sometime the restaurant in front of the...

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Staying in Hongdae

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Hongdae
Carefree enthusiasm is everywhere in this energetic neighborhood centered on Hongik University, Korea’s top art school. From its assortment of murals to the occasional amateur street performances, creativity and expression make up the wild and beating heart of vibrant Hongdae. At the Free and Hope Market (weekends at the Hongdae Children’s Playground) you'll find one of Seoul’s most popular handmade and creative markets drawing consistent crowds. At Hongdae, there’s never a shortage of things to do and see; food and drink options are nearly endless as are shops and noraebang (karaoke) rooms. Hongdae is also one of Seoul’s top party and club scenes catering to a younger demographic; if a packed club isn’t your scene, you'll also find a range of music venues and bars offering live music in all genres. Although Hongdae has lost much of its unique appeal and undergone rapid commercialization in recent years, be sure to explore Hongdae’s edges in areas such as Sangsu-dong and Yeonnam-dong where Hongdae’s fiercely independent streak still runs freely.
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Additional Information about Orange Guesthouse

Address: 148-12, Donggyo-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul 04030, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul > Hongdae
Price Range: $13 - $68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Orange Guesthouse 2*
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“Any other room than the family room”
 of 5 bubbles SeolKim, Jan 20, 2016 | Read review
“Be extremely kind and respectful to Mr.Kim”
 of 5 bubbles Cbono90, Sep 30, 2015 | Read review
“All room seemed to basic and clean and comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles purplevonny, Mar 29, 2013 | Read review
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