Itaewon Backpackers

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
19-8 Itaewon-ro 36-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, 140-891, South Korea
3.6 out of 5 rating 17 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.6

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Itaewon Backpackers, you'll be centrally located in Seoul, within a 5-minute drive of Garosu-gil and Namsan Park. This hostel is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) from War Memorial of Korea and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from N Seoul Tower.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 15 air-conditioned guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Shared bathrooms with hair dryers are provided.

Amenities

Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional amenities at this hostel include a television in a common area, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills.

Dining

Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, express check-in, and express check-out. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours).

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Itawon Street - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Seoul Central Mosque - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
Blue Square - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Namsan Park - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
National Theater of Korea - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
War Memorial of Korea - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Garosu-gil - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Banpo Bridge - 3 km / 1.8 mi
N Seoul Tower - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Hyundai Department Store - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Shilla I’Park Mall - 3.8 km / 2.3 mi
National Museum of Korea - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Korea House - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Namsan Cable Car - 4 km / 2.5 mi

The nearest airports are:
Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.) - 19.9 km / 12.4 mi
Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.) - 67.9 km / 42.2 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property 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.


  • No onsite parking is available.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - midnight.
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: KRW 75000 per vehicle (one way)
  • Nearby parking fee: KRW 1800 per hour
  • Late check-out fee: KRW 10000 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Free reception
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Garden
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out