2012.10.25 HOTEL EVENTSW-Seoul Walkerhill
On Saturday: The Walkerhill is throwing its “Cyber Halloween Party” with Italian party rockers Blatta & Inesha at the WooBar from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. this Saturday.
The Italian duo was listed in the XLR8R music magazine as one of Italy’s “Top 6 Party Rockers.” They play a wide range of tunes from electronica to 1970s Italian disco. Ticket prices are 50,000 won when reserved through the Interpark Web site or 60,000 won at the door. Dress code is “cyber silver.”
Guests staying at the hotel over Halloween are also presented with Halloween room decorations in orange and black colors, balloons and a Halloween pumpkin basket filled with various party items and candies.
Rooms are priced at 150,000 won excluding tax.
W-Seoul Walkerhill: (02) 2022-0333
Gwangjang-dong, eastern Seoul
Imperial Palace Seoul
To Wednesday:In celebration of Halloween, the hotel’s Deli Amador is selling costumes including a range of scary masks and pumpkin ornaments. Prices start from 15,000 won, exclusive of tax.
Imperial Palace Seoul: (02) 3440-8000
Nonhyun-dong, southern Seoul
Renaissance Seoul Hotel
Tomorrow to Wednesday: The hotel’s Trevi Lounge will be presenting its Halloween special promotion. During the event, there will be three cocktails available including the “R.I.P.,” “O Negative” and “Harvest Moon.” All three cocktails are priced at 15,000 won.
Tomorrow at 7 p.m., the Lounge will be holding the “Wanna be Gangnam Style?” event.
Guests can enjoy a mini buffet with unlimited wine and beer and they will have the opportunity to learn rapper Psy’s “Gangnam Style” dance and participate in the dance contest.
Participants may win room and restaurant vouchers for one of the hotels of the Marriott chain including the Marriott Executive Apartment and Courtyard Marriott. Women’s accessories and cosmetics will also be handed out as gifts. Admission is priced at 35,000 won.
Renaissance Seoul Hotel: (02) 2222-8500
Yeoksam-dong, southern Seoul
Sheraton Grande Walkerhill
Nov. 2: The European restaurant and bar Clock 16 have invited Chef Genna Esposito to host the Seoul Gourmet Gala Dinner at 7 p.m. on Nov. 2.
Esposito is the head chef at his restaurant Torre del Saracio in the town of Vico Equensa in southern Italy. The restaurant was listed among list of “The World’s 50 Best Restaurants.”
The price is fixed at 300,000 won per person excluding tax and service charge. Reservation is required.
Sheraton Grande Walkerhill: (02) 450-4516
Gwangjang-dong, eastern Seoul
The Plaza Hotel Seoul
Ongoing: The Japanese restaurant Murasaki is presenting its sushi bar special menu. Included is the Mini Kaiseki, a condensed set of six menus that includes appetizers; five types of sashimi; a braised, grilled or fried fish; braised sea bream; and dessert.
The Kaiseki dish is priced at 130,000 won, excluding tax and service charge. The menu is available for weekday lunches only.
Another menu is the Sushi Bar Course Set prepared by chef Itsui Futoshi.
The set includes an aperitif, appetizer, grilled and steamed seafood, 11 pieces of sushi, udon and dessert. Priced at 100,000 won, excluding tax and service charge, this set is available for weekday dinners and weekend lunches and dinners.
The Plaza Hotel Seoul: (02) 310-7100
Sogong-dong, central Seoul
JW Marriott Seoul
Ongoing: The Marquis Thermal Spa is offering the special lifting treatment designed to restore health and vitality to skin worn down by the dryness of the fall.
The two-hour-long treatment makes use of masks and ampoules for extra lifting effects.
Back care is also included.
Guests purchasing the lifting treatment before the end of November will be offered a complimentary travel kit from the Italian cosmetic brand Comfort Zone.
JW Marriott Seoul: (02) 6282-6759
Banpo-dong, southern Seoul