Imperial Palace Hotel - Seoul  5 stars

248-47, Nonhiun-Dong Kangnam Seoul (640, Eonju-Ro, Gangnam-Gu), Seoul, South Korea, 135-010  show mapSave
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Editorial review:

This lavish hotel mixes a traditional European vibe with high-tech conveniences. Prices can be as low as W210,000 at times. The outstanding lobby lounge has a pianist, wood panels, and European-style furnishings. The rooms are amazing and have king-size beds and walk-in showers. Rooms with views of the river are recommended. There is a café serving organic food, a health club, and outdoor pool. The pool is small but has nice surroundings.

Overview

This 23-floor fabulous four-star hotel features convenient location in Yeunju-ro, in the heart of Kangnam, while the trade centre is just five minutes away, central airport bus terminal, Chamshil gym and the express bus terminal 10 minutes drive by car or subway.

The exterior presents traditional and classic elements while some interior elements come decorated in beautiful historic touches professionally combined with the latest technology.

All 405 well-decorated and spacious guestrooms come arranged with PDP TV, refrigerator, TV, phone, bathroom phone, radio, safety deposit box and internet connection.

The hotel’s in-house restaurants and bars serve a great selection of flavors including Cantonese, Sichuan, Chinese, Japanese, European and

Korean cuisine, healthy drinks and cocktails and light meals and snacks.

Wellness and healthy area comes equipped with modern gymnasium with a zone for aerobics and yoga, fitness programs, a zone for indoor abseiling and squash court, an indoor swimming pool, spa, golf range and outdoor swimming pool and fitness center.

Conference room can fit from six to 10 persons equipped with convenient presentation system, electronic writing system and a screen board, DVD and advanced audio system, speed LAN, LCD projector, office supplies, and mobile phone roaming service, the high quality laser printer, translation/interpretation, typing and printing services.

Number of floors   23.  Number of rooms   405.

City Center Seoul - 4.8 mi
Airports Gimpo (GMP) - 13.4 mi, Incheon International (ICN) - 32.9 mi
Restaurants Cafe Papergarden (cuisine: Café) - 1400 ft, Bamboo House (cuisine: Korean) - 2500 ft

Rooms

Superior double/twin 27.8sqm and deluxe double/twin 37sqm features bath tub, slippers, bathroom toiletries like shampoo, hair conditioner, body gel, body lotion, soap, tissue paper, shower cap, sewing kit, comb, swab, facial cotton towel, shoe polisher, shoe brush, shoehorn, shower gown, air conditioner/remote controller, flashlight, iron/ironing stand.

Business room 28sqm has iPod station and flashlight and work desk.

Executive club floor 39sqm comprises 42” PDP TV, daily laundry service, free sauna, free breakfast service, free use of laptop in lounge, daily newspaper delivery to room, free pressing of one suit and one dress shirt during stay, free local calls in room, fax and copy services.

Imperial palace royal suite 220sqm separate reception room, telephone with fax hookup, shoe-shine service, one king size bathtub and a separate shower booth, 63" wide PDP TV, and comfortable sofa.

Imperial suite 129sqm has 42” PDP TV, double door, private internet LAN, shower booth, private bidet, home theater system, sight-view tub and private dining room for six people.

Deluxe suite and corner suite 79sqm offer telephone with fax hookup 42" wide PDP TV, comfortable sofa, separate living room and bathtub over-viewing outside.

Duplex suites with two levels are available on request.

Presidential suite 83sqm features free sauna, 24 hour messenger service, exclusive conference room for eight people, free breakfast service,
two bottles of mineral water, free tea making facilities.

Honeymoon suite 55sqm, executive suite 55.5sqm and spa deluxe 39sqm have room personal safe installation, individual install toilets, and 32" PDP TV.

Dining options

Cheon San Chinese restaurant prepares fresh ingredients in an open-kitchen including seasoned Cantonese dishes and spicy Sichuan dishes along with the traditional Chinese liquor and spirits in the hall or in one of the 13 private rooms for lunch 12pm – 3pm, and dinner 6pm – 10pm and can fit up to 120 guests.

ManYo offers Japanese cuisine and supreme Kaiseki course for up to 130 persons.

Italian country home offers authentic Italian food including steaks, seafood, pasta, pizza and desserts daily for 58 persons.

Famillia buffet restaurant serves Korean, Chinese, Japanese, and European flavors for 180 guests.

Cafe Amiga offers fresh fruit juices, coffee and snacks as well as Korean and Western breakfast buffet daily from 6am till 10pm.

Amador bakery offers handmade chocolates, breads, fresh cakes, cookies, salads, sandwiches, juices, jellies and cold drinks daily from 7am till 11pm for up to 12 persons.

The lobby lounge with soft piano music serves fresh juices, traditional Korean and herbal teas, special coffee, wine, beers and snacks daily from 8am till midnight for 78 guests.

Zoe Bar on the B - 1 level of the main building can accommodate up to 153 persons daily from 6pm till 2am and serves tasty drinks and light meals and snacks.

Maestro consisting of Members bar and High Energy disco in the lower lobby offers lovely jazz music area for up to 90 persons open daily from 6pm till 2am.

Karaoke Belami on site welcomes fans of music, charming atmosphere and traditional and modern drinks.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs KRW 37510 per person per night. 

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Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • ATM/cash machine
  • Concierge desk
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Hairdresser
  • Designated smoking area
Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Free Private hotel parking is possible on site.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Mini golf
Services
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Shops/commercial Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Shuttle service
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Continental breakfast
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Internet corner
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Children's facilities
  • Children's play area
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Sauna
  • Karaoke
  • Fitness center
  • Exercise gym
  • Hot tub
  • Animation
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Dressing area
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathroom telephone
Media
  • Cable TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Hi-Fi

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • There are no cribs provided in a room. 

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Superior double/twin 27.8sqm and deluxe double/twin 37sqm features bath tub, slippers, bathroom toiletries like shampoo, hair conditioner, body gel, body lotion, soap, tissue paper, shower cap, sewing kit, comb, swab, facial cotton towel, shoe polisher, shoe brush, shoehorn, shower gown, air conditioner/remote controller, flashlight, iron/ironing stand.

Business room 28sqm has iPod station and flashlight and work desk.

Executive club floor 39sqm comprises 42” PDP TV, daily laundry service, free sauna, free breakfast service, free use of laptop in lounge, daily newspaper delivery to room, free pressing of one suit and one dress shirt during stay, free local calls in room, fax and copy services.

Imperial palace royal suite 220sqm separate reception room, telephone with fax hookup, shoe-shine service, one king size bathtub and a separate shower booth, 63" wide PDP TV, and comfortable sofa.

Imperial suite 129sqm has 42” PDP TV, double door, private internet LAN, shower booth, private bidet, home theater system, sight-view tub and private dining room for six people.

Deluxe suite and corner suite 79sqm offer telephone with fax hookup 42" wide PDP TV, comfortable sofa, separate living room and bathtub over-viewing outside.

Duplex suites with two levels are available on request.

Presidential suite 83sqm features free sauna, 24 hour messenger service, exclusive conference room for eight people, free breakfast service,
two bottles of mineral water, free tea making facilities.

Honeymoon suite 55sqm, executive suite 55.5sqm and spa deluxe 39sqm have room personal safe installation, individual install toilets, and 32" PDP TV.

Club Double Room
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Imperial Palace Club Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 305 sq. feet
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    Club Deluxe Double Room
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    Imperial Palace Club Deluxe Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 400 sq. feet
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      Corner Suite
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      Imperial Palace Corner Suite
      Bed type: King Size bed
      Size: 305 sq. feet
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        Superior Double Room
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        Imperial Palace Superior Double Room
        Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
        Size: 325 sq. feet
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          Deluxe Twin Room
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          Imperial Palace Deluxe Twin Room
          Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or King Size bed
          Size: 400 sq. feet
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            Duplex Suite
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            Imperial Palace Duplex Suite
            Bed type: King Size bed
            Size: 605 sq. feet
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              Imperial Palace Duplex Suite
              Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed
              Size: 605 sq. feet
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                Executive Double Room
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                Imperial Palace Executive Double Room
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                Imperial Palace Executive Double Room
                Imperial Palace Executive Double Room
                Bed type: Double Bed
                Size: 305 sq. feet
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                  Executive Suite
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                    Imperial Double Room
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                    Imperial Palace Imperial Double Room
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                    Imperial Palace Imperial Double Room
                    Imperial Palace Imperial Double Room
                    Bed type: King Size bed or Twin beds
                    Size: 305 sq. feet
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                      Business Double Room
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                      Imperial Palace Business Double Room
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                      Imperial Palace Business Double Room
                      Imperial Palace Business Double Room
                      Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed or 2 Single beds
                      Size: 305 sq. feet
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                        Imperial Palace LocationWhat's nearby

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                        What's nearby

                        Places of interest
                        • Namdaemun Stadttor
                          2.8 mi
                        • City Hall
                          2.9 mi

                        Local Attractions

                        • Bongeunsa Temple
                          1.2 mi
                          Samsung-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
                        • Coex Aquarium
                          1.2 mi
                          159 Samgsung-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
                        • Pulmuone Kimchi Museum
                          1.3 mi
                          159 Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
                        • Hangang Park
                          1.8 mi
                        • Seoul Central Masjid
                          2.5 mi
                          732-21 Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul

                        Near the hotel

                        • The Museum of Korean Embroidery
                          1000 ft
                          4F 89-4 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
                        • Garosu-gil
                          4000 ft
                          Shinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
                        • Dosan Park
                          4100 ft
                          649-9 Sinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul

                        Restaurants Nearby

                        • Cafe Papergarden

                          71% likes this, based on 26 reviews
                          Cuisine: Café
                          Price Range: USD 10 - USD 25

                          1400 ft
                          653-11, Shinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu

                          Phone: 02-3443-8880

                        • Bamboo House

                          81% likes this, based on 30 reviews
                          Cuisine: Korean

                          2500 ft
                          658-10, Yeoksam1-dong, Gangnam-gu

                          Phone: 02-566-0870

                        • Hanwoori Korean Restaurant

                          67% likes this, based on 34 reviews

                          2800 ft
                          91-18 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu

                          Phone: 02-541-4277

                        • Dos Tacos Apgujeong Store

                          71% likes this, based on 25 reviews
                          Cuisine: Mexican
                          Price Range: USD 5 - USD 20

                          3200 ft
                          588-5, Sinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu

                          Phone: 02-542-3446

                        • HO LEE CHOW Apgujeong Store

                          65% likes this, based on 48 reviews
                          Cuisine: Chinese
                          Price Range: USD 12 - USD 42

                          3300 ft
                          DaeDong Tower 93 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu

                          Phone: 02-514-1730

                        Getting there.

                        The nearest airports are Gimpo Airport approximately 21km driving distance away, Seoul Airport 30km, Gwangju Ap 270km, Sacheon Airport 280km and Yeosu Airport 300km away.

                        Imperial Palace Reviews

                        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Imperial Palace

                        Average guest rating

                        8.0
                        out of 10
                        Excellent
                        Based on 16 reviews

                        Rating by category:

                        Location
                        7.6
                        Rooms
                        8.5
                        Service
                        7.6
                        Value
                        8.2
                        Dining
                        8.0

                        Individual guest reviews

                        • Single

                          The place is well-equipped with all the facilities you would need when traveling abroad and super clean. Sauna is big and great. Restaurants are aplenty.

                          Wi-fi is not for free, the breakfast not included, mini-bar is extremely expensive.

                          • Average rating
                            7.8
                        • Single

                          very nce Hotel, beatutiful lobby, Very large assortment Fitness area, with clean 15 ml. swimmingpool, Breakfast was not 100% continental style

                          • Average rating
                            8.0
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