Imperial Palace  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
  • Free 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
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Ironing facilities
  • shared bathroom
  • Analog data port
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Voice mail
  • Speaker phone
  • Bottled water
  • Bathtub
  • Pay TV
  • Work desk
  • Hair dryer
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Mini bar
  • Shower
  • Radio
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Sofa bed
  • Connecting rooms
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Ceiling fan
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Dressing area
  • Hi-Fi
  • Slippers

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of KRW 60500 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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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.

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                Bed type: Two Single Beds or Double Bed or King Size Bed
                Size: 435 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

                  • Apgujeong Rodeo Street
                    5300 ft
                    Apgujeong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
                  • Bongeunsa Temple
                    1.2 mi
                    Samsung-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
                  • Coex Aquarium
                    1.2 mi
                    159 Samgsung-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
                  • Seven Luck Casino (Seoul Gangnam Branch)
                    1.3 mi
                    Oakwoodpremier Coex Center 159 Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
                  • Pulmuone Kimchi Museum
                    1.3 mi
                    159 Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul

                  Near the hotel

                  • The Museum of Korean Embroidery
                    1000 ft
                    4F 89-4 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
                  • Seolleung
                    3500 ft
                    Samseong-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

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                  Average guest rating

                  8.2
                  out of 10
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                  Based on 43 reviews

                  Rating by category:

                  Service
                  7.6
                  Value
                  8.2
                  Dining
                  8.0
                  Location
                  7.6
                  Rooms
                  8.5

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