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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

We were on our way to Daegu and needed a affordable place to stay in Seoul. Eventually we ended up at Roi House who provided us with a perfect place to stay. Very clean, nice and friendly staff. Only thing we had a problem with were the directions to get to the hostel. We had no internet and couldn't get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

a great location and very clean. Hongdae was in walking distance and many cute and cozy local bars and restaurants. I was staying in a dorm but it was very comfortable, more than Im used to. The staff was amazing and really helpful!! I felt welcomed and warm all the time. Thank you !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I recently had a trip to Seoul with my wife for vacation. We stayed at the Roi House for little more than a week. The staff were EXCEPTIONAL with their services and recommendations of popular sites in the area!! Our room was also super clean and comfy. A very good deal for the money I must say. The place is... More 

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Geneseo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

room is very big, clean and beds are comfortable as well as bathrooms. location is excellent, it is close to downtown Hong Dae, few mins of walk to the station. there some nice restaurants near by, if you want to have some traditional Korean food experiences. people in this guest house are friendly! overall its a great place to stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I very much enjoyed the stay at Roi House. It was very clean, the service was nice and I generally liked the area which Roi House is located in. The Hongdae area is very central so that access to most sightseeing locations is very easy.

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Thank Tobias L
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Great location, great amenities, spacious, and extremely clean. Quiet area but only minutes away from plenty of restaurants and shops and the Hongdae area. Kitchen is well maintained and wifi and breakfast are included (huge plus!!). But the best part has the be the STAFF!!! Amazing staff, super knowledgeable, super friendly, it really makes you feel comfortable in a home... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

Great location, as it is in the quiet part of the University town of Seoul, but near enough to the train station (only a 10-minute walk) which you can take directly from the airport or to Seoul Central Station. The area felt safe to walk around at night, and there are several restaurants nearby that you can't go wrong with.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

ROOMS & AMENITIES Modern guest house and very clean and well maintained. Spacious rooms and great private bathroom (spacious and separate hot shower from toilet). We stayed in a three-person room with private bath and had more than enough room for our luggage. The other rooms have the option for a shared bath and toilet, both are spacious and very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Traveling from Washington, DC, I was pretty worn out by the time I got to Seoul late in the evening. Fortunately, I was able to spend a comfortable, pleasant night at the Roi House - the staff was very warm and welcoming, the room was clean and organized, and the streets were quiet, despite being located in Hongdae. Really enjoyed... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

The location - great The staff - the best The room - clean and quiet Wifi & Breakfast - included I've traveled a lot and this is the best place I've stayed in. Really felt like home - everything was better than I expected and the staff was the best. I will be coming back and its no coincidence. One... More 

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Staying in Sinchon / Ewha

Neighborhood Profile
Sinchon / Ewha
Neighboring Hongdae, the Sinchon / Ewha area by Yonsei University and Ewha Womans University is a popular student hangout spot known for its youthful jovialness. The two respective schools and their beautiful settings are among the best in Korea. As the main demographic in the area are younger students, most of the businesses cater to their tastes with price ranges to match. The plethora of things to do in the area makes it busy all through the day and night. The area around Ewha is particularly popular with women as it’s famed for its shopping and affordable hair and nail salons.
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of Hong-dae, Roi House, provides a safe, comfortable, and budget friendly accommodation for travelers. This brand new facility features iconic views of Hongdae’s exciting nightlife. At Roi Guest House, you will be able to find the perfect balance between traditional hospitality and modern facilities, Roi Guest House provides an experience you will never forget ... more   less 

Additional Information about Roi House

Address: 229-45 Yeonnam-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul 121-865, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul > Sinchon / Ewha
Price Range: $20 - $72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Roi House 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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