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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Last year i went to Bong Backpackers and had a blast so we decided to book their other joint which is Bong House. I loved this place and always wish to come back next time if i ever going back to Seoul. I would like to express my gratitude to Mr Bong and his team for upgrading my room selection...

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Kuching, Malaysia
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at Bong House. 4 of us are put in a room next to Bong House , the room has a washing machine, basic kitchen facilities. Eventhough the room is not that big, it is the way things are in Korea- small and cozy plus very practical. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Simple breakfast are...

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Hannover, Germany
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Bong house for 5 nights and we didn't like it too much. The first impression was good as the staff was very nice. But it seems that the room hasn't been cleaned very much before we arrived. The bathroom had such a low ceiling that you couldn't stand straight. Also, the while bathroom was full of fungi...

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1Thank sonaraley
Malaysia
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This hostel is very near to halal restaurant, Persian Palace Restaurant. Just one minute walk. The hostel rate also very cheap and the room we stayed was comfortable. Highly recommended for those who looking for cheap place to stay but still need a nice place to stay. The staff also very friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Mr Bong, the hostel owner is a super friendly man. We stayed during the coldest period of winter but his warmth and friendliness warms us up:) Located just a 5-10mins walk from hwehwa subway station. Walking distance to a shopping street which holds most major skincare brands you find in myeongdong. There were different types of rooms available. Was initially...

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Valenzuela, Philippines
Reviewed 23 January 2016

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Reviewed 13 January 2016

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

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Manila
Reviewed 25 December 2015

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Reviewed 15 November 2015

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Bong House

Address: 3, Sungkyunkwan-ro 5ga-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul
Price Range: £15 - £32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Bong House 1*
Number of rooms: 10
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Bong House Hotel Seoul
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“The separate building was super quiet and comfy.”
 of 5 bubbles JaqG, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Try not to take rooms at the basement, so that you have your own window for fresh air”
 of 5 bubbles 172tracyt, 10 May 2016 | Read review
“The dormitory is very cheap for people who travel alone.”
 of 5 bubbles 518juliad, 10 May 2015 | Read review
“cheap and budget”
 of 5 bubbles ckkhor3, 6 May 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are pretty much feel the same, in the good way.”
 of 5 bubbles Mister_Ren, 3 May 2014 | Read review
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