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[Around the hotels] Round up of hotel events and news

By 이우영

Published : June 10, 2016 - 17:52

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Fabulous summer getaway at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul will present its Summer Breeze package from June 20 to Sept. 4 for those seeking a perfect summer getaway at the center of the city.

The package includes one night’s stay in a Deluxe Room, breakfast for two at the hotel’s buffet restaurant Tavolo 24 and a choice of seasonal fruit bingsu or classic red bean bingsu at The Lounge. Guests will be also given the vervain outdoor body spray from L’OCCITANE and complimentary access to the hotel’s indoor swimming pool. The body spray repels insects as well as moisturizing the skin.

The package starts from 365,000 won, excluding tax and service fee. For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 2276-3366 or visit

Luxurious summer vacation at Park Hyatt Seoul

Park Hyatt Seoul presents its “Early Summer Package” throughout June.

The package includes one night’s stay in a Park King or Park Suite, breakfast buffet for two adults and two children under the age of 12 at Cornerstone, and a prepaid card voucher worth 50,000 won for The Shilla I’Park Duty Free shop. Park Suite guests will be offered additional services, including a bottle of Italian craft beer Friska and valet parking service.

Free access to the hotel’s swimming pool, fitness studio and sauna is also available, and guests with kids under the age of 3 will be offered “Very Important Baby” service. The VIB service includes rental service or a stroller, a large sheep stuffed animal, a T-shirt for babies, cookies and a set of baby bath products. The package is priced at 315,000 won for the Park King and at 435,000 won for Park Suite.

For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 2016-1100 or (02) 2016-1234.

W Seoul-Walkerhill offers a stylish vacation in the city

W Seoul-Walkerhill launched its summer package “Play This Summer@W,” consisting of four types -- Early Summer, Chill Out, Stay Cool and Escape.

Guests of Early Summer and Chill Out packages will be served WooBar’s signature summer menu item “Woobingsu.”

The Stay Cool package will present a special experience at the WooBar, featuring trendy music and modern interior, where two summer cocktails will be served.

The Escape package includes two tickets for the outdoor swimming pool Riverpark and poolside dinner buffet for two.

All packages include one night’s stay in a Wonderful room, breakfast buffet for two, access to the indoor swimming pool and fitness studio and summer must-have gift items.

The Early Summer package is available until June 17, and the hotel will present the Chill Out and Stay Cool packages from June 18 to Sept. 4. The Escape package will run from July 2 to Aug. 28.

Package prices start from 297,000 won for the Early Summer and Chill Out packages, from 299,000 won for the Stay Cool package and from 426,000 won for the Escape package.

For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 2022-0000 or visit

Taste of Venice at Millennium Seoul Hilton

Millennium Seoul Hilton’s Italian restaurant Il Ponte will host a gala dinner Venetian Night on June 17. 

The dinner gala will start off with a cocktail reception featuring wine and cocktails, including prosecco and wine spritzers with mini beef carpaccio served on spoons and tomato and crab bruschetta.

An array of appetizers including tomato and mozzarella skewers, Caesar salad, seared tuna loin with pepper spiced crust and a bread basket will be presented buffet-style as the meal starts.

Following this course, guests will be served burrida seafood soup, handmade truffle pasta with prawns and mussels, beef tenderloin rossini with porcini mushroom sauce and olive polenta and butter-sauteed broccoli.

A dessert buffet of tiramisu in chocolate cups, panna cotta, strawberries in chocolate meringue, Venetian apple pie, melon mint cubes, coffee parfait and baked meringue ice cream will be presented.

The dinner is priced at 200,000 won, including tax and service charge, and will begin at 6:30 p.m.

For reservations or inquiries, call (02) 317-3270.

Lotte Hotel World presents summer packages

Lotte Hotel World presents its “Summer World” packages comprised of three types -- Cool, Cold and Ice -- until Sep. 11.

All packages include one night’s stay in a Superior Room and a voucher for Natuur pop ice cream.

Two movie tickets at Lotte Cinema and two tickets for Lotte World Ice Skating Rink will be given to guests of the Cool package.

The Cold package offers fried chicken and beer served in the room and two magic pass tickets for Lotte World.

For a family summer vacation, Ice presents a dinner buffet for two adults and one child at the hotel’s buffet restaurant La Seine and three daily passport tickets for Lotte World.

The Cool package is priced at 225,000 won, Cold package at 295,000 won and Ice package at 395,000 won. All prices are exclusive of tax and service charge.

For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 411-7777 or (02) 411-7751.