Jeju Island, is already very well known as one of the favorite tourist spots in South Korea. The island which often regarded as a “Korean Hawaii” is popular as a paradise for the beautiful landscape, enjoying the view of the sunset, sunbathing on the beach, to exploring the various spots that had been used as the location of K-drama. And, for the new couple, Jeju Island is also popular as a fun destination for honeymooners.
As a popular tourist spot, Jeju Island is fun to be visited by anyone, including the backpackers. In this island there are many beautiful accommodations with affordable prices, which are scattered in various cities in Jeju Island. 10 of them which have a combination of a comfortable stay and a friendly rate for backpackers can be found in the following list of recommendations.
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1. Let’s Start From Seom Story Guesthouse, a Budget Accommodation with a Cool View!
Looking for cheap accommodations in Seogwipo? Then try to glance at Seom Story Guesthouse. This guesthouse is not only offers a humane rate for backpackers, but also offers cool views to the sea, island and bridge. The point is, you will not get bored if you stay here!
Just imagine, could you possibly be bored with a scenery like this? And you can enjoy this scenery for free from inside the guesthouse:
Such an amazing view can also be enjoyed from the room! Isn’t it great? Almost all types of rooms, ranging from dormitory type to private room, on average have a window with a fantastic view towards the outside. Do you want to know what kind of room atmosphere in Seom Story Guesthouse? Let’s see the appearance of the following:
It’s a cool view, right? With an initial rate of USD11.85, it’s hard to resist this guesthouse as an accommodation option in Seogwipo. Agree?
As a bonus, here are some photos of interior atmosphere of Seom Story Guesthouse:
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2. Another Alternative, You Can Try MIDO Hostel Which is Spesifically Targeted at Backpackers.
If you guys are backpackers, and still looking for friendly accommodations, then MIDO Hostel is definitely the right choice. This hostel is targeting the backpackers as their main consumers. Therefore, do not be surprised if in this hostel there are a lot of spaces that can be used for chit chat and socialize with fellow backpackers.
Overall, this hostel offers a great atmosphere to hangout with other backpackers. And, after tired of walking and interacting with other travelers, you can rest in the cozy rooms.
This hostel has dormitory and private rooms. For dormitory, there are rooms for 12 people (mixed gender), 8 people (women only), 6 people (male/female), and 4 (women only). These dormitory rooms are designed in hotel-style capsules, and each cabin is equipped with a curtain.
As for private rooms, there are double, twin, twin bunkers, twin + terraces bunker, triple, and triple + terrace. These private rooms are designed with an industrial touch, which will be cool enough to be shared on your Instagram account, guys!
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3. Still in Seogwipo, There is Galeum Guesthouse Which Distance is Not Too Far From The Sea.
Seogwipo is one of the cities on Jeju Island which is often used as a basecamp to explore Jeju. From this city, you are close enough to reach some of the popular tourist spots in Jeju. And, if you plan to consider Seogwipo as a tourist basecamp in Jeju, there is no harm in glancing at Galeum Guesthouse for your accommodation options.
Galeum Guesthouse deserves to be glimpsed by the backpackers. This hotel is not only have a fairly friendly rate, but also have a pretty cozy interior atmosphere for chit chat with other travelers.
Ah, the rate at this hotel is included with the cost of breakfast, guys. You are free to use materials that have been prepared by the hotel to make your own breakfast.
The rooms at this hotel consist of 2 types: dormitory and private. For dormitory, some provide a folding mattress, and some provide a bunk bed. While the private room consists of double room and twin room. Each room is lined with wooden flooring, and has large windows for viewing outside the hotel. The atmosphere of the room is like this:
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4. Backpacker’s Home, a Budget Accommodation in Seogwipo With Moto “Clean, Cheap, and Cozy”.
Another budget accommodation that targeting backpackers in Seogwipo is, Backpacker’s Home. However, although this hotel deliberately targeting backpackers as its main consumers, it does not mean this hotel does not have sufficient facilities. Conversely, in this hotel you can find some interesting facilities, such as restaurants, bars, bicycle rental, to BBQ facilities.
In line with their “clean, cheap, and cozy” motto, Backpacker’s Home offers well-designed rooms with a cozy atmosphere. Similar to some other budget accommodation types, Backpacker’s Home also offers dormitory and private rooms. The dormitory room able to accomodate up to 4-6-8 people.
While for private rooms, there are double type, triple, and family room. Especially for the family room, guests can choose whether to sleep in a room that has a combination of bunk beds, or sleep on the mattress in a spacious room. The atmosphere is roughly like this:
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5. Dandihera Guesthouse, Another Budget Accommodation Alternative You Can Consider in Jeju.
Dandihera Guesthouse is one of the budget accommodations located in Seongsan, which is located on the east side of Jeju Island. The accommodation in this hotel is quite cheap, because it’s starting from the range of USD18.15 only. The location of this hotel is also not too far from a bay. So, if you are suddenly get bored in the hotel, you can take a walk to explore the area around the hotel.
The atmosphere at Dandihera Guesthouse is more or less like this:
And this is the atmosphere in the rooms of this hotel:
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6. For Budget Accommodations in Jeju City, You Can Start with SUM Guesthouse Jeju Airport.
Jeju city is the largest city in Jeju Island, as well as the capital of Jeju Province. As the most important city in Jeju, this city of Jeju became one of the most visited cities in Jeju Island. So do not be surprised if the city of Jeju has many entertainment facilities such as luxury hotels, resorts, and casinos.
If you are looking for cheap accommodation in Jeju city, you can consider choosing SUM Guesthouse Jeju Airport. This guesthouse is relatively close to Jeju Airport, so it’s ideal for those of you who are looking for accommodation which is not far from the airport.
This guesthouse is in a fairly crowded location, with various public facilities nearby. It’s ideal for those of you who can not get away from the city center, but also need an accommodation at a price that is not suffocating your pockets.
One of the charms of this SUM Guesthouse may lie in its elegant interior design. This guesthouse is designed with a cheerful pastel shades, though not overly excessive. The decor is minimalist, matching with the pastel colors in this guesthouse area. Some of the interior atmosphere is like this:
Fun and colorful aura can be found easily in the bedrooms. Oh, all rooms in this guesthouse is a dormitory type with a capacity of 2-4-6-8 beds/room. There are rooms for mixed gender, but there are also special rooms for female travelers. This is the picture of the room ambiance in SUM Guesthouse:
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7. Not Merely Economical, Goodstay Hostel Lyndon Also Have a Halal Restaurant!
Usually, Muslim travelers often have difficulty at finding halal food while traveling to other countries. But if they are staying at Goodstay Hostel Lyndon when traveling to Jeju Island, at least they can feel a little calm. Because, this hostel has a halal restaurant and special services for Muslim travelers.
Meals served for Muslim travelers will be cooked with special equipment, and the ingredients used for halal food derived from Muslim travelers who previously stayed here. They can also bring halal food for their own consumption and share them to others too.
For the rooms, this hotel offers dormitory type rooms with capacity of 4-6 people, and private rooms with single, double, bunk twin and triple types. The rooms are quite comfortable, with wooden floors and spacious enough. The atmosphere is like this:
For additional information, this hostel provides some fun facilities that can be enjoyed by its guests freely. In addition to unlimited drinking water and free toiletries, guests can also do laundry for free (do your own washing and ironing!).
You can also borrow umbrellas, international adapters, and beach mats for free. Moreover you can make international calls to 7 countries for free (Canada, Hong Kong, China, America, Singapore, Japan, Malaysia). Unfortunately Indonesia has not been included in the list yet…
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8. The Forest Hostel, Green and Economical Accommodation in the Middle of Jeju City.
Still in the city of Jeju, there is The Forest which offers a combination of frugal prices with a fun stay atmosphere, and a strategic location. The distance is only about 10-15 minutes from Jeju International Airport, and its position is very close to Dongmun Traditional Market, Jungang Underground Shopping Center, Black Pork Street and Chilseongro Shopping Street. Very strategic, right?
When looking for the address of this hostel, you do not have to worry about going to have trouble in finding the right building. The green building of The Forest Hostel is decorated with a large tree picture on its front. However, although looks colourful, apparently the interior is filled with pastel colors too, that’s why the interior of The Forest Hostel seemed so calm.
Similar to other budget hotels, The Forest Hostel also offers dormitory and private accommodation. For dormitory, there is a special dormitory for women and men with a capacity of 3-4-6-8 people.
As for private rooms, there are double, twin, and triple types. The normal rate at this hostel actually starts from the 17,000 won, but if booked through various hotel booking sites, you can get good deals up to the range of 15 thousands of won only.
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9. Stay at Jeju B.P.Guesthouse Will Make You Feel Like at Your Own Home. So Homey!
Are you looking for an accommodation with homey atmosphere in Jeju city? Then try to stay at Jeju B.P.Guesthouse. This Guesthouse, which is just 10 minutes drive from Jeju International Airport does have a homey atmosphere; and will remind you at your own home. And, the homey aura is even more comfortable because this guesthouse is designed with a cheerful concept, which is presented through the selection of furniture with bright cheerful shades.
For the rooms, this guesthouse offers dormitory and family room. Its dormitory room has a capacity for 6 people, and is separated between female and male guests. The atmosphere is more or less like this:
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10. Last But Not Least, There is Mir Guesthouse Which Has a Unique Shaped Building With a Friendly Price.
When you first see this building, you may be wondering. What is this building anyway? Why is the shape so magical? The color is black too. Mysterious and unique indeed!
This eccentric building is Mir Guesthouse, one of the budget accommodations you can find in Jeju city. The good thing is, although the shape is unique and quirky, the interior is quite normal and reasonable, not so much different from other guesthouses in general. A bit of industrial and contemporary touch had made this guesthouse quite fun to be captured in the camera.
For the rooms, this guesthouse offers two types of rooms: dormitory (male/female), and family room. All rooms are designed with clean white shades and minimalist furniture, which gives a modern impression. Uniquely, if you notice, the bed are custom made bed with hanging model. The atmosphere is like this:
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