2020.12.17 Hotel Events
Announcement: Park Hyatt Seoul and Park Hyatt Busan have achieved accreditation from GBAC STAR, a certification program administered by the World Cleaning Industry Association (ISSA)’s Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC).
GBAC START is a performance-based certification program that combines measurements of performance in disinfection and cleaning. Some 900 Hyatt hotels worldwide, including the six Hyatt destinations in Korea, are participating in the scheme, as part of Hyatt International’s Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment. GBAC STAR identifies 20 program elements, including hygiene guidelines, personnel training, standardization and emergency response, enabling the building of optimized systems for delivering hygienic, safe and healthy environments.
GBAC STAR certificates are displayed at accredited facilities, testifying to the quality of their environments and indicating to guests that clean, hygienic and safe service is being delivered through professional management. Park Hyatt Seoul and Park Hyatt Busan issued a joint statement reaffirming their ongoing commitment to winning the confidence of guests, commenting, “This accreditation is testimony to the achievements of our associates and their unwavering dedication to prioritizing guests’ health and well-being at all times.”
Park Hyatt Seoul: (02) 2016-1100
606 Teheran-ro, Gangnam District
Park Hyatt Busan: (051) 990-1234
51, Marine City 1-ro, Busan’s Haeundae District
Through Jan. 10: Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas in Samseong-dong, central Seoul, is offering the “Gourmet Night Package with Baccarat,” where guests can stay overnight and enjoy chef-prepared festive foods in a suite with panoramic windows looking over the nightscape of Gangnam District, southern Seoul, in a private celebration for the year-end season. A Chateau Baccarat and wine glass set (worth 450,000 won, or $412) from France’s renowned luxurious crystal brand “Baccarat” will be given to those who purchase the package, so this promotion can be a memorable gift to mark the end of the year.
“Gourmet Night Package with Baccarat” for four guests comes with two rooms: the Club Corner Suite and Deluxe Room. A chef-prepared in-room dining menu for four for the year-end season, including roast turkey, cake and various other items, are also offered. Champagne and red wine selected by the hotel’s head sommelier for festive party drinks as well as beer are served to the rooms so guests can enjoy fine dining with the comfort of privacy. A Christmas tree with ornaments also welcomes you in your room to elevate the festive atmosphere.
The Club Corner Suite included in the package is 85 square meters (915 square feet) in area (equivalent to 26 pyeong), and the suite offers a good view of the central district since the bedroom, living room and bathroom are located near the windows. With Simmons Beautyrest Black Bed, 100 thread count linen, Polish goose down beddings and a separate living room equipped with a comfortable and stylish sofa, guests are treated to a sublime sleeping environment. OTT services are available with a minimum 55-inch LED UHD Smart TV, and guests can also use a clothing sterilizer to safely disinfect and deodorize their clothes and other belongings. For amenities, items from high-end French brand Hermès are placed in the suites.
Breakfast is served at the Club InterContinental, located on the top floor, the 34th, with a good view of the entire Gangnam District. Guests can choose from an à la carte menu tailored to different preferences and can also enjoy a small buffet. In-room dining is also available for no extra charge upon request. As all guests are welcome to make use of the hotel’s’ indoor swimming pool and fitness facilities and the hotel is decorated with Christmas trees and impressive lighting ornaments, the promotion is a perfect option for those looking for a festive year-end atmosphere.
“Gourmet Night Package with Baccarat” is suitable for four guests and priced at 1.5 million won, including tax and service charges.
Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas: (02) 555-5656
Teheran-ro 521, Gangnam District
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul
Through May 31: JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul presents the "Sweet Moments" experience, an impossibly pink Christmas and end-of-year promotion to May 2021.
"Sweet Moments" includes one night in a Deluxe, Executive Deluxe or Executive Suite Room, breakfast at all-day dining destination Tavolo 24 for two and relaxation in the stunning interior design and eco-friendly environment of the hotel’s swimming pool and fitness center, awarded coveted Gold status in the United States' LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system.
An unmissable highlight of the "Sweet Moments" experience is the "Salon de Strawberry with Barbie", Season Six strawberry dessert afternoon tea set, back with a world travel theme and served in the comfort of a JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul guest room.
The 'Salon de Strawberry with Barbie" in-room afternoon tea set features a selection of deserts crafted from the freshest strawberries with two strawberry beverages.
The experience also includes Barbie Passport with ticket and "Open-car Barbie or Scooter Barbie" as a welcome amenity and if guests stay at Executive Deluxe or Executive Suite Room, this package provides free Executive Lounge access for two and a Salon de Strawberry pink cup-noodle as an additional special giveaway.
The "Sweet Moments" experience is priced from 200,000 won, exclusive of 10-percent service charge and 10-percent tax.
"Salon de Strawberry with Barbie" Season Six runs until May 2021 at The Lounge, featuring a world tour-style Barbie interior theme and a further upgraded menu of desserts and light meals.
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul: (02) 2276-3000
279 Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jongno District