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Twin Room, Shared Bathroom (Type A)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£8* Per night/room 24 Oct - 25 Oct

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

Hotel Description

The sightseeing around Hostel Korea Original gets good marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Cheonggyecheon. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas, plus a business centre and a round-trip airport shuttle (surcharge). This 1-star hostel has 33 rooms. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi and a fireplace.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with fireplaces, balconies and dining areas
  • Free WiFi
  • Take a swim in the outdoor pool
  • Services include concierge services, tour or ticket assistance and luggage storage
  • Guests have good things to say about the accommodation for the comfy beds and nice bathrooms
  • Within a 15-minute walk of Cheonggyecheon and Korea University
  • Airport shuttle service available for a fee

Hostel Korea Original ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.0 out of 5 3.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hostel Korea Original

Everyone (1)
3 out of 5
Für den geringen Preis darf man nicht zu viel erwarten. Als Notfalllösung für eine oder zwei Nächte aber in Ordnung.

Posted by on 17 Jan 2017

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Property Features

A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business centre. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Tour or ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly Hostel Korea Original. You'll have access to the outdoor pool at a partner property. This Seoul hostel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 33 guestrooms or units
  • Business facilities
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are 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
  • Fridge in a common area
  • Water dispenser

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Separate dining area
  • Fridge

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Metro station: Sinseol-dong Station (0.4 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle

Room Amenities

Hostel Korea Original offers 33 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with fireplaces and complimentary slippers. Rooms open to balconies. This accommodation offers separate dining areas and includes desks. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Cable televisions are provided. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Fireplace
  • Private balcony
  • Dining room
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Fridge
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Slippers
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9:30 AM - 11:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 2:00 AM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9:30 AM - 11:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 2:00 AM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for KRW 6000.0 per day.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Hostel Korea Original

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 may be 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

No on-site parking is available

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, Carte Blanche, debit cards and cash

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

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 may be 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 on-site parking is available. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, Carte Blanche, debit cards and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector in all accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless checkout are available. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea) guidelines.

  • UnionPay
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are not available
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property follows regional sanitisation guidelines CESCO (S. Korea)
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guests' stays

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 per cent of room rate (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: KRW 1000 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: KRW 6000.0 per day

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
  • Hostel Korea Original Seoul
  • Hostel Korea Original Guesthouse
  • Hostel Korea Original Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Hostel Korea Original Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Seoul

You should know

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.

National Rating

For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

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