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Quezon City, Philippines
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mr. Chung-hee's place is very homey, warm and cozy. You wake up and take your breakfast listening to the soothing strains of classical music. Breakfast consists of homemade bread, homemade jams (cinnamon is my favorite), grilled eggs, yogurt, orange juice and coffee/tea. For anyone who has forgotten to bring vitamins for the trip, Mr. Chung-hee has an array of vitamins... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

No regrets selecting this hostel for 3 nights stay. The location is great with easy access for around the island. Many food choices around the hostel and not forgetting the fabulous host. He is such a gem and he made our stay in Jeju even more wonderful. The simple breakfast spread he prepares for all his guests every day is... More 

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Thank Connie K
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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

I went to Jeju for three days with a friend. We both took a single-room in the hostel. We highly reccomend to stay at Backpackers in Jeju: Mr.Chung received us very well. He is very professional: before your stay, you receive informations about jeju island's main attractions and the best way to come to the hostel by e-mail. At the... More 

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Thank jeanloupv864
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32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

Really impressed with this hostel; was a little worried 50,000won would be too much but it was worth every penny. The location is bang in the middle of the main area of the old city; catch any bus from the airport going to City Hall and it's 2min walk. From there you've got all the bars and restaurants- it's got... More 

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Hong Kong
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38 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Located inside the street of young hoppers. Many restaurants and shops around. A bus station is just one block away which ca go to lots of tourist spots. The host can speak excellent English and helpful. The breakfast is self-serviced but we enjoyed home-made bread and yoga. We stayed in a family room with four beds. The bed is the... More 

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Verona, Italy
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The double room was comfortable and clean. Very friendly staff and located in a very convenient position, very close to bus stops good for going to the airport and other parts of the island. The area is very crowded with many shops, restaurants and bars open at night. Absolutely recommended.

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Pasig, Philippines
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42 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This hotel is easy to find. Infront of City Hall, at the back of Dunkin Donut. The place is surrounded with restaurants and shops. Choose room without window to have a nice sleep. They have floor heating system. The room is enough for travellers. They do not have towels but shampoo, soap and tooth paste are available in T &... More 

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Thank neontraveller
London, United Kingdom
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202 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

Excellent hostel with lovely host. Good location 2minutes away from City Hall and lots of good food nearby. If using a Lonely Planet book be warned that it is marked on the map as if it is on a main road but actually is on a side street. A local restaurant called the hostel for us and the hostess came... More 

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Thank AlexNW11
Seoul
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

This place was awesome for my boyfriend and I. The room was quite nice for South Korean motel standards. Everything worked great in the room, AC was awesome. IPad was a nice touch. It is near a bunch of hofs and bars, so I see what people are saying about noise, but it was fine for me. I'm not a... More 

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Thank Luukers
HK
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63 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I used tripadvisor many years but this time comments from other reviewers were disappointed. I lived three nights here in a 3/F double room which I totally couldn't sleep for all 3 nights. The double room is situated in 2/F and 3/F, facing the walking street and opposite to a pub just 3 steps walking distance. People screaming, shouting downstairs... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Backpackers in Jeju City Center is located in the city center where there are many shops and restaurants near Jeju City Hall. It takes 10 mins by taxi, 20 mins by bus. It has a good transport access to the mountain trail, the East and the South city. The hostel has a strong security system to protect the host and the guests. However, it can be noisy out alley because of the restaurants, and this hostel is not suitable for light sleepers. There are strict rules such as no smoking in the building, no shoes in the room, no cooking, no party, no pets, and no children for other guests. The guests should speak Korean, French, or English for communication. No car park is available, so please find somewhere else. The minimum stay is 2 nights. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Backpackers in Jeju

Address: 1-1, Gwangyang 8-gil, Jeju, Jeju-do 63207, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Jeju-do > Jeju
Price Range: $36 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Backpackers in Jeju 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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