Hongdae Pencil Guesthouse & Hostel

113-32 Donggyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea, 121-816

Overall Rating: 92

Great memories come from the Pencil Just 1minute walk from Hong-ik Univ.(Hong-dae) subway and Airport railroad train station Exit No.3 to Pencil. Greeting you with open arms! A young couple named this guesthouse and hostel, thinking of their first trip together, the time when they had written about all their good memories with a pencil to remember the joy of their first trip forever.

Pencil guesthouse & Hostel has - Twin Private Ensuite - Double Bed Private Ensuite - 4 Bed Private Ensuite - 3 Bed Private Ensuite - 4 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite - 4 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite - Common area & Tour desk


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Bicycle hire
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Common area / room
  • Internet access in public areas


Rating Type
92 Overall
92 Atmosphere
96 Staff
96 Location
87 Cleanliness
88 Facilities
91 Safety
0 Fun
94 Value

Important Information

Hong-dae Pencil guesthouse & Hostel Homey and friendly atmosphere will get you happy with your stay at Pencil. You will get along with many backpackers and travelers around the world. Share the information about Korea and Seoul. All rooms have fridge, big screen TV, private bathroom, Air-conditioner, high speed wi-fi hub, hair dryer, kettle. (Free towels) -Breakfast included (toast, jam, korean style mixed coffee, milk, cheese, juice) -Common area - Free washing machines, high speed Wi-Fi (2 common computers), 7 Bicycles rental (easy access to Han-River) -Tour information, Most specific map for Seoul & Hongdae for free -We also take care of your big luggage for free when you're travelling to other cities in Korea. -1 day Seoul tour information and famous Korean Festivals, Clubs, Bars or things, around Hong-ik university, Also it's very easy to get to the other tourist spot. You will never regret to choose Pencil!