2013.4.4 HOTEL EVENTSLotte Hotel World
Ongoing: Toh Lim, the Chinese restaurant at Lotte Hotel World, has set up a promotion for spring with a new executive chef, Chung Wai Keung from Guangzhou province, China. Chung, with 24 years of experience at JW Marriott Hotel Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia and other top restaurants, will take the helm of the Chinese restaurant. The “Chef Chung Wai Keung Promotion” offers Wai Keung Course A priced at 110,000 won ($98.39)and Wai Keung Course B priced at 150,000 won. Coriander and beef soup and live sea lobster in cheese sauce will be among the special Chinese dishes presented by Chung Wai Keung.
All prices are inclusive of 10 percent service charge and 10 percent taxes.
Lotte Hotel World: (02) 411-7800
Jamsil-dong, eastern Seoul
The hotel presents its honeymoon package. The package includes a night at the hotel, wine, travel kits and a breakfast buffet for two in Cafe Amiga. Prices vary depending on the room type but the package starts from 269,000 won when a couple stays a night in a deluxe room. Prices exclude taxes and service charges.
For couples who have no time to enjoy the breakfast buffet as they head to the airport early in the morning, simple meals for two will be prepared only when it is reserved the day before.
Imperial Palace Seoul: (02) 3440-8000
Nonhyeon-dong, southern Seoul
The Westin Chosun Seoul
Tomorrow to June 30: The hotel offers its Be Green package for those who plan to enjoy a perfect city retreat while contributing to saving the environment. The package comes in two types, Be Green Smart and Be Green Plus, priced at 240,000 won and 320,000 won respectively. Prices exclude tax and service charges.
Under the Be Green package, guests are encouraged to participate in a campaign to decrease their carbon footprints. If guests sign the Removing Carbon Footprints pledge, 3 percent of their bill will be donated to 2014 Chosun Hotel Planting Tree campaign and guests who bring their own mugs or tumblers during their stay can receive a free cup of take-out coffee from Vecchia e Nuovo on the underground floor.
The Be Green Plus package includes a one-night stay in a business deluxe room and a lunch set featuring pizza, salad and green tea.
Westin Chosun Seoul: (02) 317-0404
Sogong-dong, central Seoul
Through May 31: The hotel offers a spa package including one night in a superior room and a spa for two at Themae Spa, Asia’s first branch of a high-end French spa.
Themae Spa treatments use hot spring water and four kinds of tea with outstanding antioxidant effects. The package is priced from 446,000 won excluding tax and service charges.
Ritz-Carlton, Seoul: (02) 3451-8114
Yeoksam-dong, southern Seoul
Grand Hilton Seoul
Through June 30: The hotel presents its Detox Package for those who want to get away from chronic fatigue. Guests can choose from two packages.
Package I, priced at 329,000 won, it includes a night at a pure superior room and breakfast for two and detox spa program at La Clinique de Paris.
Package II, priced at 399,000 won, includes an overnight stay in a pure junior suite, breakfast and the detox spa program at La Clinique de Paris. Prices are exclusive of tax and service charges.
The combination of the “pure room” and detox spa program are sure to leave you feeling fresh and new. The hotel’s allergy-free “pure rooms” are 98 percent free of bacteria and hygienic for ?guests who suffer from allergies.
Grand Hilton Seoul: (02) 2287-8400
Hongeun-dong, northern Seoul
* All information is culled from hotels.