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IS@K Guest House

4F, 683-134 Hannam-Dong, Yongsan-Ku, Seoul, South Korea, Distance from city centre: 3.9km

Rating: 90% from 18 reviews

  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 91%Staff
  • 90%Security
  • 91%Cleanliness
  • 90%Location
  • 92%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities

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  • Very standard hostel, facilitities are good, can hear the common room TV in the bedrooms at night. Decent for the price.
  • 83%
  • 11 Jun 2015 Sean(Xiao Yang) Canada
  • best guesthouse ive ever stayed! Thank you all the staff for being so kind and helpful
  • 100%
  • 17 May 2015 Anonymous England
  • I liked this hostel. The location was right in the middle of Itaewon and just a 5 minute walk from the next metro station. The price was affordable, staff was super friendly and helpful, it was clean and an all-day breakfast was included, which was good. The common area was big and not crowded, the guests were nice and sociable. Using the laundry was a bit pricey but you could hang your clothes up on the rooftop. All in all, a good stay with good value for money.
  • 94%
  • 14 Apr 2015 Annemarie Germany
  • The staff at the hostel are really welcoming and very helpful. There is a friendly atmosphere where it is easy to meet new people from all over the world and share your Seoul experience with new friends. I would particularly recommend this hostel to individual travellers/small groups who have not been to Seoul before and don't know the city, as there is plenty of guidance available from the staff and other travellers as to how to make the most of your trip.
  • 94%
  • 10 Dec 2014 Olivia Rosalind Llewellyn England
  • I had a great experience with IS@K hostel during my three days visiting Seoul. This place is located in Itaewon, which is poppin' enough that you can have a great night out just down the block but also very foreigner friendly. Personally, I spent most of my visit in Hongdae and Gyeongbukgong area, but both places were just 15 minutes away by subway. The subway is only a few minutes walk from the hostel itself, which is perfect. Staff was really chill and I felt really comfortable during my stay!
  • 97%
  • 28 Nov 2014 Michelle USA
  • While I thought the rooms were nice and the hostel was nice, I disliked that it appeared to be further from the subway stop then I had been led to believe, and while I booked a four person room, they ended up confused and put us in a much larger room. However, they were very apologetic about it, which is nice, but it still wasn't as excellent as I had hoped.
  • 69%
  • 08 Nov 2014 Anonymous USA
  • I was very happy to stay in this hostel
  • 77%
  • 25 Oct 2014 kanwar Thailand
  • IS@K Guesthouse is a great place to be. The staff is always helpful, and we got to know some of the other guests. It's a 5 min. walk away from the subway, from where you can get basically anywhere you need. You can also hike directly from the hostel to the Seoul Namsam Tower, which I would recommend anyone to do. All in all a great experience.
  • 89%
  • 08 Oct 2014 Isak Denmark
  • Location good, about 10 minutes walk from metro, but the histel in 4/F without elevator, all the locks in bathroom and toilets are need repair, others ok.
  • 74%
  • 06 Oct 2014 Anonymous Hong Kong
  • IS@K Guest House is a great place to stay in Seoul. The staff is really friendly and very helpful. Excellent facilities and very chill atmosphere.
  • 100%
  • 29 Aug 2014 Anonymous USA
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