2021.1.28 Hotel Events
Opening on Feb. 24: Fairmont Ambassador Seoul will open its doors on February 24. It is the first time for the luxury brand under the umbrella of Accor Group to open in Korea. It is located in the Parc.1 complex in western Seoul’s Yeouido.
Boasting 31 floors and 326 guest rooms, Fairmont Ambassador Seoul features an array of amenities including a 29th-floor signature rooftop terrace restaurant and bar, an “East-meets-West” all-day dining destination, an iconic Fairmont Gold Lounge, a Fairmont Fit Center, a swimming pool and a luxurious spa. The hotel’s grand ballroom 675 square meters (7,265.64 square feet) presents a new Seoul destination ideal for hosting meaningful events, complemented by Gallery 7 212 square meters, a complete floor offering a selection of bespoke spaces for diverse business events and private gatherings.
As the first property to fly the Fairmont flag in Korea, Fairmont Ambassador Seoul is set to deliver new and diverse experiences based on the brand’s legendary and engaging service.
Korea will welcome two standout luxury hotels in 2021. As well as the Fairmont Ambassador Seoul set to debut next month with its 326 rooms & suites offering stunning panoramic views of the city skyline, the capital city will also be home to the new Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences, set to open later this year. The hotel and serviced residences will boast an unmatched outlook over Seokchon Lake Park and feature 563 rooms and suites, an all-day dining restaurant and bar, indoor swimming pool, outdoor jacuzzi, fitness, spa as well as meeting and event spaces.
The lifestyle category is set to be one of Accor’s most vibrant segments over the coming years, with the number of lifestyle hotel openings expected to triple by 2023.
Fairmont Ambassador Seoul: (02) 3395-6000
108 Yeouidae-ro, Yeongdeungpo District
Park Hyatt Busan
Through Feb. 28: Lumi Spa at Park Hyatt Busan presents the “Deep Moisturizing Package,” which moisturizes and gives elasticity during the winter season when skin oil and water balance can easily diminish.
The next facial treatment starts with a thermal balm cleanser containing moor mud and Hungarian hot spring water ingredients, which is composed of mild ingredients, and cleans up the skin texture with a thermal tonic that can be used without worrying about sensitive skin. Clean blocked pores, fill in the gaps with minerals by a copper peel, and then make your skin soft and smooth with miracle facial oil, which helps to provide plenty of moisture and nutrition. In particular, the instant plumping mask, which contains omega-6 and hyaluronic filling spears, provides elasticity and glossy skin.
Lumi Spa’s “Deep Moisturizing Package,” which is perfect for the winter season when people of all ages use their energy to take care of their skin, solves skin problems in a short period of time. This package is available from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. through advance reservation. The price is 220,000 won ($196.67) from Monday to Thursday and 242,000 won from Friday to Sunday with tax included.
Lumi Spa offers a 20 percent discount (except the season package) until Feb. 10 for guests who book a weekday (Monday-Friday) spa program through Naver. Other discounts and benefits may not be applied in duplicate, and may be restricted depending on the hotel situation.
Park Hyatt Busan: (051) 990-1234
51, Marine City 1-ro, Busan’s Haeundae District
InterContinental Seoul COEX
From Feb. 1 to March 31: InterContinental Seoul COEX in Samseong-dong announced its plan to offer a package called “Wise Drinking Life with Cookat Market” as February’s installment for the InterContinental's monthly promotion. The February promotion presents popular traditional drinks and a dessert box from Cookat Market, a convenience food store that’s well-known among millennials and Generation Z. During the Lunar New Year holiday period from Feb. 10 to Feb. 13, guests born in the Year of the Ox are offered a 10 percent reduced rate and can participate in a lucky draw where winning is 100 percent guaranteed.
Brought in collaboration with Cookat Market, this package offers an opportunity to experience popular Cookat Market products, which reflect consumer needs identified in a content analysis on the Cookat Food Channel that has more than 32 million subscribers. Two bottles of “Goheung Yuzu Liquor,” citrus type traditional drinks picked for “early liquor adopters” who are keen to try various types of alcoholic drinks, a box of “Strawberry-in-Milk Sticky Rice Cake,” a popular Cookat Market dessert that is sold every three seconds, and three types of popular Cookat Spread-Crispy Injeolmi; Cookie & Milk; Green Tea Almond-are included in the pack. The refreshing Goheung Yuzu Liquor, made 100 percent from Goheung’s regional yuzu and rice, creates a sweet holiday mood in a cozy hotel room on a winter night. Guests can also enjoy breakfast for two at Brasserie, which offers healthy foods made from fresh local ingredients. Access to the hotel’s fitness club and swimming pool are complimentary.
“Monthly InterContinental” is one of the “Fun Projects” that offers a range of new products to guests in their 20s and 30s who regularly enjoy staycations. “Wise Drinking Life with Cookat Market” from 220,000 won including tax and service charge.
InterContinental Seoul COEX: (02) 3430-8888
Bongeunsa-ro 524, Gangnam District