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Korea Central Backpackers

Hostel | 146-1, Myeongnyun 4-ga, Jongno-gu Seoul, South Korea 110-524

89.9% Overall Rating

40 out of 42 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (02/09/2014)

Lewis Sullivan thinks…

"'Quirky' like a lot of places in that area of Seoul, a random staircase here, why is that kitchen there, brick, glass, wood, stone, tile, plastic. Odd. But the staff are friendly; there are basic…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Common area / room
  • Internet access in public areas

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 13:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Seoul?

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About Korea Central Backpackers

Korea Central Backpackers is a warm and lovely place to meet all travelers from all over the world. Yong, the president of the KCB studied ‘Tourism business management’ with a full experience of working at traditional British pub and in one of the top hotels such as Hilton in UK. Guests can relax in our common room; cable TV and high speed internet are available. In addition, free WI-Fi access is available in every rooms.

Trips and tours can also be booked at our hostel, so don't be afraid to ask.

Unfortunately, we do not take credit cards.

We accept only foreign traveller.

Accommodation Information

Korea Central Backpackers has three dorm types available - 4beds and 6beds, and can sleep a total of 17 people.

The private room types available are : single and twin.

- single room comes with a comfortable singe bed.
- twin room comes with a large size of double-deck bed.

Bed sheets and linen are provided and all rooms come with reading lights, air-conditioning, bathrooms with 24hr hot showers and security lockers for dorms. Also all rooms are ensuite.

Location Information

Korea Central Backpackers is set in the heart of the Seoul, Daehakro. It is one of the Seoul’s best attractions for musicals, theatres, and art exhibitions, which is located in Hyewha-Dong. Daehakro, also known as the ‘university street’ has many places to go and visit such as restaurants, bars, cafes and shops. In addition, many top attractions such as Dongdeamoon, Gwanghwamun and Insadong are only a walking distance away from Daehakro.

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