2021.10.14 Hotel Events
Ongoing: JW Marriott Hotel Seoul presents the Garden Retreat promotion, a unique chance to savor the ambience of autumn accompanied by a selection of grilled cuisine in The Margaux Grill’s seventh-floor garden. Featuring a four-course set family menu curated by The Margaux Grill’s head chef, the promotion begins with appetizers of lobster & mushroom salad, a combination of tender lobster and rich mushroom aromas; grilled octopus with spicy XO sauce; and B.L.T. salad with a soft cream cheese dressing. A choice of soups follows, with French-style clear vegetable soup featuring boiled ribs and tender chicken breast cooked sous-vide, or soup of the day. A selection of four mains includes super prime steak (a choice of T-bone or rib-eye), prepared using The Margaux Grill’s unique in-house aging technique; sea bass papillote, crafted from sea bass wrapped in lotus leaf and a variety of seasonal vegetables grilled on baking paper; penne with beef meatballs; and grilled broccolini with burrata, promising an epicurean family dining experience. The menu concludes with desserts of apple mousse cake, boasting a rich caramel flavor; sweet-yet-tangy mango mousse with strawberry sorbet; and soft triple chocolate mousse cake. The Garden Retreat menu at The Margaux Grill is priced at 450,000 won ($376) for three people (including tax and service charge) and available at both lunch and dinner times. JW Marriott Hotel Seoul’s seventh-floor garden is designed by Olson Kundig, the architectural studio renowned for its innovative use of nature in buildings. With grass, herbs and trees evoking the ambience of a European secret garden, the venue has won popularity as a beautiful urban destination for enjoying natural escapes in the heart of the city.
Through Dec. 31: The Seoul Gangnam Josun Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, which is the highest-end luxury hotel of Josun Hotels & Resorts, is introducing its “Night Out with My Pet Ⅱ” package, so that guests can enjoy delightful moments in the city with their beloved pets. The package, whose first edition was launched in July, has become a signature program recording high reservation rates both on weekdays and weekends, indicating increasing customer demands for hotel stay with pets. Responding to the new growing trend in the hospitality industry and utilizing customer feedback, the hotel is launching the new package. Guests signing up for the package can choose between Masters room or Masters Suite room options which all come with beautiful Seoul city views and private and relaxing rests with their animal companions by utilizing a variety of pet items thoughtfully prepared in each guest room. For pets visiting the hotel, Howlpot’s Howly House, Andblank’s layer cushion, Le Creuset’s pet bowl & dish and food container, Vuumpet’s pet dry room for pets taking a bath and Pethroom’s Non-Slip Foldable Bathtub will be exclusively provided, making luxurious, clean restful moments possible. In addition, guests staying with pets will receive 6-kinds of pet amenities, discount coupons for Molly’s pet shop via the partnership with the one-stop pet shop, My Dog’s beef cube steak coupons and more. Reflecting the growing demands for in-room dining with pets, Harim’s the Real Cuisine and Purina Dentalife’s pet gums for their dental health will be offered with Pethroom’s Deep Clean Bath Bomb Calming, sponge towels, pet tissues and Howlpot’s pet toys. For guests arriving with pets, Milimili Lite pet stroller can be rented free of charge, allowing guests to try out a number of premium pet products. Other guest benefits include F&B credits worth 150,000 and 200,000 won, eligible for use at all Josun Palace restaurants and in-room dining to help them revel in various dining menus in the comfort of their guest rooms alongside adorable animal friends. The package starts at 550,000 won for Masters room and 800,000 won for Masters Junior suite room, excluding 10 percent tax. The package includes just one pet and there will be an additional cost to bring up to two total.
BY LEE SUN-MIN [email@example.com]