Banana Backpackers | Yongsan-gu, Seoul

Banana Backpackers | Yongsan-gu, Seoul

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Banana Backpackers is a hostel in Seoul just a 7-minute walk away from Sookmyung Women’s University station. Although it’s officially located in Itaewon, this place will guarantee you a restful sleep offside the district’s bustle.

With Namsan Tower and areas such as Myeongdong around the corner, Banana Backpackers is popular first and foremost for its location. This spot welcomes families, couples, and single travelers alike


With a private bathroom, air conditioner, tv, and other amenities inside every room, Banana Backpackers is the perfect comfy place to go for the weary (and frugal) traveler.

They offer free Internet access with WIFI and a common room with cable TV. The hostel also has a fully equipped kitchen with free coffee&tea, as well as laundry facilities and luggage storage. Free toiletries are part of the package and the place also offers a printing service.


Prices for rooms at Banana Backpackers in Seoul go from KRW 35,000 to KRW 80,000, depending on the room size. Check their website for more details about the rooms.


To book a room at Banana Backpackers Hostel, fill in the Reservation form on their website or do it through

How to get there

From the Incheon International Airport or Gimpo Airport, go there either by Airport Limousine Bus or by Subway. Go to their website under “Location” for more detailed directions and a map.

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