There are many of them, and they provide a quality place to stay at an affordable price for visitors. There are about 70 large establishments in the country. Hotels are a more comfortable alternative.
These are accommodations that have been transformed into guest rooms, promoting opportunities for interactions with local Koreans and other travellers. This type of establishment is common in Seoul.
These are dormitories, starting at 15,000 ₩/night, equipped with double rooms, from 40,000 ₩, sometimes with a private bathroom. The bathrooms, showers, satellite TV, kitchen and laundry are shared with others.