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Fortune Hongdae Hostel
Ranked #299 of 578 Specialty Lodging in Seoul
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“Very Nice place with good staff”
Reviewed August 3, 2013

A Very nice guest house, clean and with good beds. Thanks to the staff who is kind, very helpfull and speak a good english. Lot of restaurants, bars, shops ans convenience stores around the guest house. We had a really good time and I strongly recommand that place for all people who want to enjoy nightlife in Seoul.

Stayed August 2013, traveled with friends
Thank Jérémy B
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Reviewed May 17, 2013

Fisst of all, be aware there there are 2 forune hostels in seoul, the other being the fortune downtown. i was nearly fooled by this. we booked a family room which was described as having it's own bathroom in bookings.com site and it didn't. I was a bit peeved and gave out a little. however, the place was only open a week or so and we seemed to have the place to ourselves. it did not have the facilities of some hostels such as abr and food etc. but the staff could not have been more helpful. the beds were lovely. the bunks seemed wider that the normal. the place is in a really vibrant area and the streets are jammed at the weekend with young people. great atmosphere and loads of restaurants and Bars. Be careful as well of directions on booking.com site. they are too vague. good map on Agoda site. my son is now living in daegu and says that he will return with his mates to this hostel so he was impressed. again, the staff were the big plus in this place.

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Property: Fortune Hongdae Hostel
Address: 49, Eoulmadang-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul 04048, South Korea
Location: South Korea > Seoul
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #299 of 578 Specialty Lodging in Seoul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Fortune Hongdae Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 11
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
It’s time to stay at “FORTUNE HOSTEL”Everyone is welcome to “FORTUNE HOSTEL”We are offering an affordable and high quality accommodation, with varieties of free services to our guest, as well as necessary information on Korean history and cultureWe are located near Hongik University(Hongdae). One of the hottest location in Seoul.FORTUNE HOSTEL is convenient for transportation. It’s only take you 9 minutes walking from Hongik University Station, Exit No.9 (Subway Line No.2 or Airport Railroad Train Line) and approximately 45 minutes from Incheon and Gimpo Airport by Airport Railroad Train(AREX).Located in the heart of Hongdae, give you great access to enjoy the colorful latest fashion, savoring famous Korean delicacies and to absorb the vibrant and energetic nightlife. Furthermore, you can go to famous places such as City hall, Myeong-dong, Dongdaemun Market, Namdaemum Market, Cheonggyecheon, Insadong etc. easily by taking Subway Line No.2 (to City hall – 10 minutes).We will do our best for our guests by supporting all needed travel information.Now !! Just click on RESERVATION, come and experience “FORTUNE HOSTEL’Get a fortune at Fortune~ ... more   less 
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