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Backpackers Korea Sinchon

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 March 2014

Although we are a senior couple and don't need a backpackers hostel, we absolutely loved our stay at Backpackers. The "family" is warm, kind, funny, and professional, and everything was right about the place. The staff communicate in English well, they had wi-fi and Skype available, and gave us extensive help in exploring Seoul. Backpackers is a model for how...

Thank Philip E
Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 10 February 2014

i have been to seoul for three time here is my first choice in seoul. reasons just like the following, 1. cheap 2. convenient. only 5 mins to subway 3. good service 4. wifi available they provide computer in the room as well. you also can use wifi in the hostel, even can rent wifi-egg to use outside (there is...

Thank Gamze C
Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Good location to metro. Staff there are nice and hospitality. Fluent in Korean, English and Chinese. It's really relaxing to go to the kitchen and have a cup of tea or coffee. Recommend this hostel to people plan to visit Seoul. Noelle from Taiwan :)

Thank NoelleChiu
Pingtung County, Taiwan
Reviewed 19 January 2014

Once you step in BK, it's like you sleepover at your friends place. The hosts are likes your friends in Korea. They take care nearly everything you need , answer all of your questions. Thanks again guys. And the location is so nice that you can eat whenever you want, also it has kitchen. Near the subway. The rate is...

1Thank RynChiu
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 9 January 2014

My family and I stayed in BK for 4 nights, the staff were very helpful and friendly, they provide good services and introduce in details. Thus, you can stay in BK as your home. Before arriving Seoul, the staff answer my questions quickly through email. For accommodation, the rooms are clean and feel so warm when staying in room (as...

1Thank annabelbelbel
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 January 2014

It was my first time staying in Backpackers Korea, it is very convenient that the hostel is near to subway. A lot of department stores, supermarkets and restaruants are near by the hostel. The rate is reasonable, the rooms are comfortable and the staff are nice and helpful too. I am happy to stay in Backpackers Korea, and thanks for...

1Thank maggiemawy
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 27 December 2013

I have stayed here twice during my trip to Seoul in 2012 and 2013. Location is good with good foods around and near to departmental stores, rate is reasonable and the staffs there are helpful. Was pretty amazed by one of the staff Eric who can still remember who I am when I return to Korea in 2013. Will definitely...

Thank EnjoyGoodFood96
Reviewed 6 December 2013

The place is very near to subway.There are a lots of convenient stores nearby. The staffs there are very helpful and efficient.We met with some problems in locating the place we wanted to go, and the staff there helped us to find the place.Whenever we have any enquiry or problem they will help us to solve it patiently.yup they can...

1Thank Xin Y
Hong Kong
Reviewed 12 November 2013

We had a nice trip in Korea as BK was provided a cosy and convenience rest place to us! The room rate is reasonable, the people here are nice and helpful. P.S. flow of water not very flexible, but can be acceptable :) Thanks so much for giving us a memorable trip there!

1Thank Yannes W
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 October 2013

I was at BK guest house for three weeks and despite arriving late at night, the staff welcomed me warmly and guided me to my room. I stayed in their double en suite which had a private bathroom, a mini fridge, a desk with a computer and a high quality 32 inch flat screen with a lot of cable channels;...

2Thank Angela N

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Backpackers Korea Sinchon opened October 2010. It's located close from Sinchon Station, Seogang Station and airport bus stop. (less than 5 minutes by foot) All the rooms have free internet and free-Wifi is availalbe in the whole building as well. We have free kitchen for our guests' comfort.We try to serve the same level of service which tourists can get offered at business hotels. At the same time, we offer friendly atmosphere as a guesthouse so that our guests feel as home during their stay. :) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Backpackers Korea Sinchon

Address: 106-105 Nogosan-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range: ₹ 3,619 - ₹ 3,748 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“there is no elevator, but its fine, the staff would help you to move the luggage, no high floor”
  • triple room
505gamzec, 9 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Clean and comfortable”
484carolc, 21 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Basement floor room have less noise.”
  • Kitchen
  • Triplr Room
jackysnoopys, 16 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Get a room on the second floor as the Sinchon branch does not have an elevator.”
  • Kitchen in the common room
  • Triple ensuite bathroom
JuicyHoney, 23 Jun 2013 | Read review
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