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74.0% Based on 84 reviews TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 out of 5

Hotel Description

Hostel near Korea University in Seoul

In Seoul

Within a 15-minute walk of this Jongno hostel, you'll find Korea University and Cheonggyecheon. Dongdaemun Market and Heunginjimun are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Free breakfast

Free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and express check-out are available at this hostel. Enjoy the free English breakfast each morning. A business center, luggage storage, and laundry facilities are also on offer.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

In addition to TVs with cable channels, the 33 guestrooms offer free WiFi and refrigerators. Hair dryers and showers are also available.

Twin Room, Shared Bathroom (Type A)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$24 per night

Single Room, Private Bathroom (Type B)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Single Room, Shared Bathroom (Type A)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Double Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Triple Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Twin Room, Private Bathroom (Type B)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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Property Features

A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a business center on site. Free breakfast is available daily. A roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services are also featured at Hostel Korea Original. This Seoul hostel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 33 guestrooms or units
  • English breakfast (free)
  • Business facilities
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
  • Water dispenser

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.) (72.4 km / 45 mi)
  • Metro station: Sinseol-dong Station (0.4 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

Hostel Korea Original offers 33 air-conditioned accommodations with shared/communal kitchens and hair dryers. Cable television is provided. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.

  • Communal kitchen
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Air conditioning

Food & Drink

Guests are served free English breakfast daily from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 2 AM.
If you are planning to arrive after 2:00 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 2 AM.
Guests arriving after 2:00 AM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport transportation is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: KRW 45000 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Early check-in fee: 40 percent of room rate (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: KRW 1000 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hostel Korea Original Seoul
  • Korea Hostel
  • Korea Original Seoul

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.