Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse - Seoul

Mapo-Gu, Yeonnam-Dong 570-16, Seoul, South Korea, 121869  show map
 2 stars
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Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse - Seoul

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Kitchen facilities

Cooking hob

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Internet television

Elevator
Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse is a modern venue in Seoul close to a museum and a theater.

The property is 500 meters away from B-Boy city in Seoul, Gyeongbokgung and The War and Women's Human Rights Museum. Serving a variety of dishes, Hello Kitty Cafe Hongdae and Gusto Taco are just 650 meters away.

This hotel is placed in Yongsan-Gu district, known for a museum and a theater.

Nearest underground station is Sogang, which is only 450 meters away.

Rooms

Guests are offered 10 soundproof rooms featuring a telephone, a trouser press, a personal safe, a dressing room and cable TV with on-demand movies. There are bright private bathrooms. Towels, bathrobes and hairdryers are also available.

Eat & Drink

The property offers a shared kitchen for guests' use. It has kitchenware, a cooktop, a fridge, a dishwasher and a microwave.

Services

Guests will make use of a lift, a meeting room, a tour desk, a designated smoking place and parking.

Relax

A communal room with cable TV and Wi-Fi offers space and comfort. A baggage storage and a business center will make a stay in Seoul a very pleasant one.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   10.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Concierge desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Carte blanche
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center

Children's facilities

  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Bottled water

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Washing machine
  • Towels
  • Slippers

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen
  • Cooking hob
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • In-room computer
  • Free local telephone calls

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hostel

hostel Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse - Seoul Seoul location
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Hostel Address:

Mapo-Gu, Yeonnam-Dong 570-16, Seoul, South Korea, 121869

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City Center
  • Seoul
    5.2 km
Airports
  • Gimpo (GMP)
    10.8 km
  • Incheon International (ICN)
    43.7 km
Train Stations
  • Seoul Station
    4.6 km
  • Yeongdeungpo Station
    5.0 km
Underground stations
  • Hongik University Station
    500 m
  • Sogang Subway Station
    500 m
Restaurants
  • Nolboo Hongdae Store (cuisine: Korean)
    500 m
  • Hello Kitty Cafe Hongdae
    650 m
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    10

Rooms and availability

Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse photos Exterior Hotel information
Single Room
  • Room size:

    13 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Computer
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Guest toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Dining:Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Standard Shared Bathroom Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Bed in shared room

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Internet television
Room Description:

Shared Facility|Standard Shared Facilities Single

Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    13 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Computer
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Guest toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Dining:Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Standard Shared Bathroom Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 Bed in shared room

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Internet television
Room Description:

Shared Facility|Standard Shared Facilities Triple

Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse photos Room
Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    13 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Bed in shared room, 2 Beds in shared room

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Computer
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Guest toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Dining:Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

Shared Facility|Standard Shared Facilities Double

Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse photos Room
Shared Bathroom Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    22 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Bed in shared room

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Computer
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Guest toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Dining:Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse photos Room
Shared Bathroom Quadruple Room
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons, 2 Bunk beds, 1 Bed in shared room

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Computer
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Guest toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Dining:Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

Shared Facility|Standard Shared Facilities Quad

Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • 63 City4.6 km

Places of interest

  • Mangwon Station900 m
  • Yonsei University1.6 km
  • Mapo Station3.1 km
  • Hangang River Ferry Cruise4.0 km
  • Seodaemun Station4.1 km
  • Times Square Seoul4.8 km

Train stations

  • Seoul Station4.5 km

Shopping areas

  • IFC Mall Seoul3.7 km
  • Yongsan Electronic Shopping Center4.5 km
  • Time Square4.8 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Hongik University1.0 km
  • Namdaemun Gate4.8 km

Historical sites

  • Seoul Station (Old B.D.)4.5 km

Stadiums

  • Seoul Worldcup Stadium2.2 km

Museums

  • Seodaemun Prison History Hall3.6 km
  • Seoul Museum of History 4.6 km
  • Seoul Museum of Art4.8 km

Parks

  • Yeouido Park3.6 km

Theaters

  • Chungjeongno Nanta Theatre3.7 km

Underground stations

  • Hongik University Station400 m
  • Sogang Subway Station400 m
  • Sinchon Station1.5 km
  • Ewha Womans University Station2.3 km
  • Gongdeok Station3.2 km

Public parking

  • Sogang University1.9 km

Local attractions

  • Sinchon1.5 km
    Mapo-gu, Seoul
  • Ewha Womans University Museum2.2 km
    11-1 Daehyeon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul
  • Seonyudo Park2.5 km
    95 Yanghwa-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul
  • Jeoldusan Martyrs' Shrine1.8 km
    96-1 Hapjeong-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul
  • Ewha Womans University2.4 km
    11-1 Daehyun-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul

Near the hostel

  • Trickeye Museum620 m
    Seogyo Plaza B2, 357-1, Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul

    Restaurants nearby

    • Nolboo Hongdae Store500 m

      Address: 354-2 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu
      Phone: 02-3141 7766

      82% likes this, based on 7 reviews
      Cuisine: Korean

    • Gusto Taco680 m

      Address: 146-6 Sangsu-dong, Mapo-gu
      Phone: 02-3142-8226

      72% likes this, based on 32 reviews
      Cuisine: Mexican
      Price Range: CAD 7 - CAD 31

    • Jack's Bean780 m

      Address: 31, Wausan-ro 27-gil, Mapo-gu
      Phone: 02-333-4849

      71% likes this, based on 42 reviews
      Cuisine: Middle Eastern
      Price Range: CAD 6 - CAD 15

    • Hello Kitty Cafe Hongdae650 m

      Address: 358-112, Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu
      Phone: 02-334-6570

      53% likes this, based on 60 reviews

    • Dos Tacos Hongdae Store660 m

      Address: #111, Prugio Bldg., 486 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu
      Phone: 02-322-3677

      52% likes this, based on 39 reviews
      Cuisine: Mexican

    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      10
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    Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse

    Average guest rating

    7.6out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 56 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Single
      8.2

      Very informative and helpfull staff. Very clean in general.. Not to easy to get to, but once you call from the subway station, a staff member will come and fetch you!

    • Group of friends
      7.8

      The staff was very personable and helpful. They often go out of their way to accommodate you and help you with anything you need. Its a nice place to socialize or crash after your night out.

      Then bathrooms did not have much ventilation.

    • Couple
      7.4

      The staff are very nice! Although it was fully booked, we could sleep in a dorm, even if we were just two people. Lots of restaurants and bars in the area!

    • Single
      5.0

      very cheap and not so far from hongdae-ik station.

    • Single
      10.0

      If you travel alone,you can make lot of friends there,one week in this hotel was full of good moment.for a single traveler its can be a good experience ;)

    • Single
      7.4

      I 'd like the staff ,they are so kind and warm-hearted.

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      The staffs are very friendly~Thank you for your help !!!

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      i like very much^^ next time if i go to Korea again i still will choice this hostel^^

    • Single
      10.0

      i liked the location first. they had home feeling atmosphere!! very nice hostel!

    • Single
      8.2

      Super friendly staff, great location, quiet at night

    • Single
      8.8

      Even though Kimchi Hongdae Hostel was unbelievably cheap, the staff were so friendly, multi-lingual, and informative.

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      I think the staff at the Kimchi Hostel is really helpful and friendly. The beds are clean, and usually the guests are considerate about noise at night. The location is also great for me, because I like going to Club Evans, which is close by.

      I don't like it when guests are noisy in the middle of the night, but that's not anything the staff can help.

    • Group of friends
      9.6

      Our stay was great. Staff was very nice. Bed was firm yet comfy. Location is very good. That said I highly recommend watching the video tutorial that is provided when you book. It is not far off the well beaten path but tucked away none the less. I will be back for my next Hongdae weekend!

    • Single
      10.0

      I loved the open and familiar atmosphere! All people have been very nice and I was able to mkae new and good friendships! As well, whenever I had a question or a problem all staff members helped me! For sure, I will go there again!

    • Single
      8.2

      The 6 sleeper female room was very clean with an adjoining bathroom. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

    How to reach hostel

    hostel Kimchee Hongdae Guesthouse - Seoul Seoul location
    Show big map »

    Hostel Address:

    Mapo-Gu, Yeonnam-Dong 570-16, Seoul, South Korea, 121869

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Seoul
      5.2 km
    Airports
    • Gimpo (GMP)
      10.8 km
    • Incheon International (ICN)
      43.7 km
    Train Stations
    • Seoul Station
      4.6 km
    • Yeongdeungpo Station
      5.0 km
    Underground stations
    • Hongik University Station
      500 m
    • Sogang Subway Station
      500 m
    Restaurants
    • Nolboo Hongdae Store (cuisine: Korean)
      500 m
    • Hello Kitty Cafe Hongdae
      650 m
    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      10