Seoul Dragon City, South Korea’s first
‘lifestyle hotel-plex’, will open on 1 October, featuring four
AccorHotels brands, 1,700 rooms, 11 restaurants and bars, 17
meeting rooms, two multi-function grand ballrooms, and four floors
of entertainment in a Sky Bridge suspended between two of the
‘lifestyle hotel-plex’ is located in the centre of
Seoul close to major business districts such as Yeouido and
Gangnam, as well as commercial districts including Itaewon and
Myeongdong. The complex is adjacent to malls and shopping centres,
movie theatres, tourist attractions and embassies. It is 57km from
Incheon International Airport and 22km from Gimpo International
Seoul Dragon City will feature the 202-room Grand Mercure Ambassador Seoul Yongsan,
286-room Novotel Suites Ambassador
Seoul Yongsan, 621-room Novotel Ambassador Seoul Yongsan and a
591-room ibis Styles Ambassador Seoul Yongsan.
“2017 has been a
record-breaking year for AccorHotels in South Korea, highlighted
by this launch of the largest project we have signed in the
country featuring four hotel brands in the same complex, including
the introduction of Grand Mercure and Novotel Suites in this
market,” said Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer of
AccorHotels, Upper Southeast and Northeast Asia.
four brands can cater to the needs of every guest,” Patrick added.
“Grand Mercure combines rich Korean culture with elegant service,
making it a great option for long-stay guests who require full
residence services. Our Novotel Suites will attract medium to
long-stay business travellers and families on urban holidays. By
the end of this year, the group will have 24 hotels in South
Korea, which will be followed by eight more in the next two years.
We will also be diversifying our brand portfolio to the luxury
segment in the near future.”
The Seoul Dragon City’s pièce de résistance is the Sky
Bridge, with highlights including:
• King’s Vacation – offering a
range of cuisine and beverages, an indoor miniature swimming pool,
Skywalk, and performance stage.
• Sky Beach – where guests can
experience a private beach club, with music and international
cuisine amongst a setting reminiscent of the legendary beach clubs
of Spain, Greece, Singapore and Las Vegas.
Seoul Dragon City is
located at 95 Cheongpa-ro 20-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, 04372, Korea.