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Reviewed 14 February 2013

Good location and cheap. Walking distance to the markets at Dongdaemun and the underground system. Rooms will fit one or two people at a squash. It's not the kind of hostel that you'll easily meet other travellers either. Very friendly staff, willing to help with any questions. Bathroom is incredibly small, just toilet and tub with shower attachment, no sink....

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Reviewed 22 September 2012 via mobile

It's cheap. I'd hoped for something a little bit authentic and charming to give me some unique memories of my first trip to Korea. ... However, cockroaches, mould, and using the bathtub to brush your teeth is not charming- it's third-world. They provide a towel (the size of a hand-towel) and a hair-dryer, perhaps believing this will meet the requirements...

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Additional Information about I Love Dongdaemun Hostel

Address: 23 Jangchung-dong 1-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul
Number of rooms: 16
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