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    Banana Backpackers

    7, Duteopbawi-ro 25-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 04336, South Korea
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    • Excellent60%
    • Very good29%
    • Average9%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “anguk station” (10 reviews)
    “solo room” (2 reviews)
    “laundry room” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 152 reviews

    Reviewed 23 September 2017

    I was very happy with my choice to stay at Banana Backpackers (바나나백팩커스호스텔). It felt more like a themed bed and breakfast than what you would imagine a "hostel" to be like. I chose to stay in a private room with a private bathroom and...More

    Thank marinexbiologist
    Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in this hostel for almost ten days, great value of money, good location, few blocks away from Insadong where we usually bought our food, restos and convenient stores are strategically situated near this establishment. Staff are very nice and helpful. Coffee are abundant;...More

    Thank msjovelyn
    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    staffs are good and accommodating and the place is also good and clean in a very affordable price its near subway station and bus station. restaurants and coffee shops near the place! recommend you guys to stay at banana backpackers!

    Thank Shime-a T
    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    Banana backpackers was a really nice hostel to stay at! My friend and I didn't spend much time there (we were too busy exploring!), but while we were there, we were impressed by the size and quality of our room, the amount of information about...More

    Thank Caitlin G
    Reviewed 2 December 2016

    If you want a quiet, cheap and cozy place to stay in Seoul then this hostel is for you. I stayed here for 4 nights as a solo traveler. Good points: 1. Room - I stayed in a solo room which has its own T&B,...More

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    Amenities
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 33 - US$ 74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Seoul
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms on the first floor are closer to the kitchen and lounge, so it's easier to mingle with other people."
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    "Corner suites are quieter."
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    "Walking distance to Metro, 3 bus lines at the door"
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    "Room with own bathroom"
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