HostelBookers Logo
Website feedback

Backpackers INSIDE Hostel

5 Sungkyunkwan-ro-4-gil, Jongrogu, Seoul, South Korea

Our business license allows us to accept only foreign travelers.Enjoy a comfortable stay and real Korean lifestyle when you stay at Backpackers INSIDE. We are located in the heart of Daehangno, a historical, cultural, and shopping center (Dongdaemun) of Jongro in Seoul. It is only a five minute walk from the bus stop and the subway station.Meet the other travelers from all over the world while sharing a cup of espresso in our fully-equipped kitchen or playing Wii in our cabin-like common room Read more

90% Overall Rating 76 out of 81 customers would recommend this property based on 81 reviews

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 86%

Location 91%

Safety 85%

Staff 93%

Value 89%

See all reviews

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • PlayStation
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • Wii

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 68.68USD

Important Information

We accept Korean Cash(won) or US $ in advance when check-in..( No Credit/Debit Card )

Cancelation:
If you need to cancel your booking please email us. We only accept email cancelations.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Seoul?

Contact us directly

Our business license allows us to accept only foreign travelers.Enjoy a comfortable stay and real Korean lifestyle when you stay at Backpackers INSIDE. We are located in the heart of Daehangno, a historical, cultural, and shopping center (Dongdaemun) of Jongro in Seoul. It is only a five minute walk from the bus stop and the subway station.Meet the other travelers from all over the world while sharing a cup of espresso in our fully-equipped kitchen or playing Wii in our cabin-like common room Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 5 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 5

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 8 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Basic Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Deluxe Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe Single Private Ensuite

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 4 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Deluxe 5 Bed Apartment Ensuite

Sleeps 5

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 7 Bed Apartment Ensuite

Sleeps 7

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 6 Bed Apartment Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Basic 3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Deluxe Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

About Backpackers INSIDE

Thank you for booking with us! You will receive an email from us within the next 24 hours with information about your stay with us. If you have questions, please email us.

Please note: we can not provide any discounts for bookings made through this site.

[Reception Policy]
Our business license allows us to accept only foreign travellers. We legally must cancel bookings from Koreans.
If you have children under the age of 10, you MUST let us know when booking so we can reserve appropriate rooms. If you do not inform us when booking, your reservation may be cancelled.
If you do not check-in before midnight and have not notified us ahead of time, your reservation may be cancelled. Please send us your arrival time!
Until you receive a confirmation email, your room is not reserved.
Standard office hours are 9am to 10pm, though will stay late for late check-ins.
Checkout Time is 11am. If you want a late checkout time, the charge will be 50% of the charge for a full night. Luggage storage is available.

[INSIDE Services]
Our super friendly and attentive staff can provide you with information on the city of Seoul, tours and attractions, and other general information on the rest of Korea.
Seoul transit cards are available for loan with small deposit
Prepaid mobile phone rentals
Tour and Performance Reservations
Group Pick up service by Van taxi from Incheon airport.

Accommodation Information

[About our rooms]
*Basic rooms (cheap & funny place)
=> You can socialise with other travellers at our common room

- Basic single private (shared bath)
- Basic 2-bed private (shared bath)
- Basic 6-bed dormitory (shared bath)

*Deluxe rooms (private apartment type)
=> Everything you need is prepared at your room, you feel like stay at your home.

- Deluxe single ensuite (private bath)
- Deluxe double ensuite (private bath)
- Deluxe 2-bed ensuite (private bath)
- Deluxe 3-bed ensuite (private bath)
- Deluxe 4-bed ensuite (private bath)

[Inside services]
- Korean traffic card loan with small deposit
- Prepaid mobile phone rentals
- Tour and performance reservations
- Group pick up service by van taxi from Incheon airport.

Location Information

[Shopping Areas near INSIDE]
Dongdaemun Market: 1 stations away by subway (3 minutes)
Myeong-dong: 4 stations away by subway (9 minutes)
Namdaemun Market: 6 stations away by subway (11 minutes)
Yongsan Electronics Market: 8 stations away by subway (30 minutes)

[Historic Sites near INSIDE]
Changgyunggung Palace: 8 minutes by foot
Changdeokgung Palace: 15 minutes by foot
Naksan Park: 20 minutes by foot
Bukchon Hanok Traditional Houses: 25 minutes by foot
Gyeongbokgung Palace: 5 minutes by bus
Insadong Traditional Culture Street: 5 minutes by bus

[Entertainment]
We can help you make reservations or get tickets for different tours, attractions, and shows around Seoul, such as:
DMZ and Panmunjeom
Skiing and Snowboarding
Nanta
Jump

There are two main areas for clubbing in Seoul:
Hongik University (Hongdae): 11 stops away by subway (30 minutes)
Itaewon: 7 stations away by subway (30 minutes)

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 7 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.