Banana Backpackers

254-49, Huam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea, Distance from city centre: 2.2km

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Banana Backpackers is a cosy property offering comfortable, affordable accommodation in Seoul. Facilities and services include free internet access, luggage storage and laundry, and linen is included in the rates. We also offer free tea and coffee and have a fully-equipped kitchen and a common room with cable television.

We are centrally located, close to the city's best shopping, tourist attractions and nightlife. We have no curfew or lock-out time.

Our sister property, Seoul Backpackers, can also be booked through hostelworld.com.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport transfers
  • Cable TV
  • Card phones
  • Common Room
  • Fax Service
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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서울시 용산구 두텁바위로 25길 7
7, Duteopbawi-ro 25-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, Korea

[Airport Limousine Bus]

-- How to get to (New) Banana backpackers from Incheon Airport --

1. Take a bus No.6001 from bus stop 6A or 12B.
(bus fare : 14000KRW/one way)

2. Get off at Sookmyung Women’s Univ. bus stop (숙대입구역)
(It takes around 1 hour and 20 min.)

3. Follow the bus direction, Cross the crosswalk on your right.
and Turn Left and go straight 100M passing by GS25, PIZZA HUT sign.

4. Cross the forward crosswalk and Turn right at EXIT No. 2.

5. Go straight 500M forward. While you're walking,
You can see Domino's PIZZA, GS25, and Motorcycle shops sign.

6. After you cross an intersection,
you will see 'Yongsan high school’ on the other side.

7. Keep going straight about 30m after passing by 'CAFE BOILER',
Turn left before Parking lot (주차장),
then you will see the 'Banana Backpackers' yellow signboard about 20m ahead.

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-- How to get to (New) Banana backpackers from Gimpo Airport --

1. Take a bus No.6001 from International Line 6 or National Line 4.
(bus fare : 14000KRW/one way)

2. Get off at Sookmyung Women’s Univ. bus stop (숙대입구역)
(It takes around 1 hour and 20 min.)

3. Follow the bus direction, Cross the crosswalk on your right.
and Turn Left and go straight 100M passing by GS25, PIZZA HUT sign.

4. Cross the forward crosswalk and Turn right at EXIT No. 2.

5. Go straight 500M forward. While you're walking,
You can see Domino's PIZZA, GS25, and Motorcycle shops sign.

6. After you cross an intersection,
you will see 'Yongsan high school’ on the other side.

7. Keep going straight about 30m after passing by 'CAFE BOILER',
Turn left before Parking lot (주차장),
then you will see the 'Banana Backpackers' yellow signboard about 20m ahead.

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[Subway]

How to get to (New) Banana backpackers from Incheon Airport by Subway

1. Take a subway(AREX, airport line, Sky blue color, for Seoul Station direction) at Incheon international Airport station to Seoul station. (서울역)
(It takes around 1 hour and 10 min)

2. At Seoul station, transfer to line 4(Light blue color, for Oido direction) Get off at next station, (Sookmyung Women Univ. station) (숙대입구역)

3. Get out of the station through Exit No. 2, then go straight 500M forward. While you're walking, You can see Domino's PIZZA, GS25, and Motorcycle shops sign.

4. After you cross an intersection, you will see 'Yongsan high school’ on the other side.

5. Keep going straight about 30m after passing by 'CAFE BOILER',
Turn left before Parking lot (주차장),
then you will see the 'Banana Backpackers' yellow signboard about 20m ahead.

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How to get to (New) Banana backpackers from Gimpo Airport by Subway

1. Take a subway(AREX, airport line, Sky blue color, for Seoul Station direction) at Gimpo Airport station to Seoul station. (서울역)
(It takes around 40 min)

2. At Seoul station, transfer to line 4(Light blue color, for Oido direction) Get off at next station, (Sookmyung Women Univ. station) (숙대입구역)

3. Get out of the station through Exit No. 2, then go straight 500M forward. While you're walking, You can see Domino's PIZZA, GS25, and Motorcycle shops sign.

4. After you cross an intersection, you will see 'Yongsan high school’ on the other side.

5. Keep going straight about 30m after passing by 'CAFE BOILER',
Turn left before Parking lot (주차장),
then you will see the 'Banana Backpackers' yellow signboard about 20m ahead.

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How to get to (New) Banana backpackers from Sookmyung Women Univ. station

1. Get out of the station through Exit No. 2, then go straight 500M forward. While you're walking, You can see Domino's PIZZA, GS25, and Motorcycle shops sign.

2. After you cross an intersection, you will see 'Yongsan high school’ on the other side.

3. Keep going straight about 30m after passing by 'CAFE BOILER',
Turn left before Parking lot (주차장),
then you will see the 'Banana Backpackers' yellow signboard about 20m ahead.

Located Near

We are located in one of Seoul's best central locations - to the north it's a 3 min walk to Changdeokgung (Palace), Insa-dong, Unhyeongung (Palace)
10 min. walk to Gyeongbokgung (Palace), Samcheong-dong,Changgyeonggung (Palace), Bukchon Hanok Village, Daehangno
to the south it's 15 mins walk to the Cheonggyechon Stream, 20 mins to the Myeongdong and 30 mins to Dongdaemun(shopping), Namdaemun(shopping), N Seoul Tower.

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