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W Seoul-Walkerhill , Seoul

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Welcome to W Seoul-Walkerhill , Seoul ~~~

 
Hotel Introduction
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When minds and mountains meet, momentous things happen. Welcome to W Hotels Seoul - Walkerhill. Resting cloudlike on the slopes of Mount Acha, the first W Hotel in Asia represents a new pinnacle in W's history of innovation. Designed for beauty. Constructed for comfort. Destined for greatness.There is a wide range of conference and banqueting venues, an entertainment programme and casino. There is also a health club, golf range and tennis courts.It is a large modern building, a tourist establishment since 1963.

Take the journey. It begins when you enter the W Living Room - a vast, ethereal space where light rains down from an illumination display above. Slink into one of the egg-shaped chairs suspended from the ceiling and sip something cool. Then head upstairs where cabanas encircle the glowing second floor lounge, offering privacy and a view of the action below. Multimedia setups keep you plugged into the real world. While beyond the glass walls, the Han River and the lights of Seoul spread before you like a vision.

Take the next step. The journey continues in your room. Each of our 253 guest rooms offers lavish comfort, unobstructed views, and a provocative design experience that is uniquely Seoul.

Take the plunge. There are countless forms of rejuvenation throughout the hotel, such as the stunning AWAY SPA, offering a comprehensive array of soul soothing therapies and sensory stimulation. Find inspired refreshment at Tonic, the AWAY SPA restaurant. When you're hungry, don't wander. Enjoy the hearty wood-fired dining experience at Kitchen. Sample an international selection of chocolate, cheese and other treats at Kitchen Pantry. Or discover the sensations of food for Asia tomorrow at Namu, complete with a sake and whisky bar.

And remember. You're in Walkerhill, one of Seoul's most unique resort destinations, home to extensive recreational and entertainment diversions. It's the best of everything, in the center of it all.

Seoul is one of the most beautiful cities of South Korea, and also the fifth largest cities in the World. People from all over the World, come here to experience its beauty. This is a major tourist destination and there are enormous numbers of Hotels in Seoul in South Korea. However, the W Hotel in Seoul is one of the best Five Star Hotels in Seoul in South Korea.

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Room and Accommodation
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The luxurious rooms provide wonderful views of the Han River and A-Cha Mountain. All the rooms are approximately 29 square meters and equipped with modern facilities providing a comfortable stay.

Designed with pure sensory indulgence in mind, Spa Room offers luxurious contentment. Soul-soothing shades of gray, white, and natural wood juxtaposed with a dramatically placed spa bath next to floor-to-ceiling windows results in a breathtaking experience. Complementing the journey are various scents, candles and in-room therapies, which promise to make even the most hardened traveller swoon with delight.

Stimulation in abundance is the inspiration behind Media Room. From the round, red bed a complete array of media is at your fingertips. Try the DVD home theatre, the latest in games, cool sounds, or even project your own art and images on the large plasma display. The roomy red tub adds another dimension to bathing, complete with flat screen for essential bath time viewing.

Peace and perfect harmony reside in Scent Room. Placid blue and white interiors usher in fresh air and tranquil water views, best enjoyed from the balcony. Specially tailored aromatherapies complete the experience of a quiet getaway and complete escape from daily pressures. Discover your own private hideaway without leaving the city. The images shown are for guidance purposes only. You may stay in a room wich is different from the examples shown.

Room Facilities at W Hotel in Seoul: Accommodation at W Hotel at Seoul includes beautifully appointed rooms. The rooms provide stunning views of the surroundings of the hotel. The rooms at W Hotel of Seoul are a perfect picture of style and modernity, giving a chic ambience to the rooms. Each of the rooms in this 5 star hotel is fully equipped with all the modern facilities. There are a total of about 253 rooms.

Drench in the drizzles of luxury that keep pouring at every corner of this hotel. With a copious choice of rooms and a wide spectrum of room facilities at W Hotel in Seoul, live like a king while you are on a holiday at this picturesque city of Seoul. Offering magnificent views of the mountains and the rivers and a dramatic interior that enliven your mood and fill up your senses, an experience of spending a holiday here with your loved will be chiseled in your heart forever.

There are Wonderful Rooms, Spectacular Rooms, Fabulous Rooms, Cool Corner Rooms and Mega Rooms at the hotel. The choice of suites includes Fantastic Suite, Studio Suite, Marvelous Suite, Wow Suite and Extreme Wow Suite. While the suites are the ultimate word in luxury with special features and facilities like 50 - plasma-screen TV, fluffy king bed wrapped in 400-thread-count-sheets or illuminated floor that changes its hues from blue to green, and green to red, the individual rooms also offer a plethora of room facilities in W Hotel at Seoul South Korea.

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Room Facilities

  • Total Number of Rooms: 615
  • Single rooms
  • Double rooms
  • Twin rooms
  • Triple rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Television
  • Satellite television
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
  • Direct dial phone
  • Mini bar
  • Hairdryer
  • Automatic wake-up call
  • Voltage 110v
  • 24 Hour Room Service
  • Attached Luxurious bath with separate shower
  • Aveda Bath Products
  • Hypoallergenic Foam Pillow
  • Hypoallergenic Body Pillow
  • W Signature Bed
  • Hypoallergenic Neckroll Pillow
  • 400-Thread Count Linens
  • White Goose Down Pillow
  • Munchie Box
  • Coffee/Tea Maker (On Request)
  • 24-Hour In-Room Dining
  • DVD Player
  • W Book
  • CD Player/Radio with BOSE Sound System
  • High-Speed Internet Access
  • W Personalized Walk-up Service Menu
  • In-Room Safe
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Laundry/Valet Service
  • Luggage Rack
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Facilities
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Fitness and Recreation at W Hotel in Seoul is gamut. There are number of ways you can keep yourself busy in many interesting engagements inside the hotel itself. Be it shopping, spa, jogging course or any other interest you have, you can enjoy each of them according to your wish.

Shopping: The DFS is the duty free shopping center inside the hotel. Specially meant for the international customers, you can get here a wide array of items. Be it clothing, shoes, Jewels, tasty bites, accessories or anything, you will find everything under the same roof.

Jogging Course: The enormous hotel house a big field worth 2 kms to let you breath fresh air in their hotel ground names Mount Acha.

Tennis Court: Fitness and Recreation at W Hotel in Seoul includes the sprawling asphalt tennis court that has been designed to meet up with the demands of many tourists. F you are a sports freak and love tennis, then don your sports jersey and play off some relaxed strokes at the hotel tennis court.

Style Lab: Tired of a hectic tour around the city? Take a relaxing massage or a manicure from the skillful beauticians at the Style Lab. Do up yourself and get ready for the evening trip.

WET: The indoor swimming with a city view gives you a wonderful scope o enjoy swimming. There's a separate swimming pool for the children. They can enjoy bathing in their special pool.

Sweat Fitness Center: This fitness center is an absolute stress buster. Equipped with the latest fitness machines, this place is absolute fun for the fitness freaks.

P.A.W Pets are Welcome: Do you think your pet will not be welcomed with enough respect as you are being welcomed? Well, then you are mistaken. The Fitness and Recreation at W Hotel of Seoul South Korea hotel definitely knows how to satisfy its customers. The exclusive W Pet Bed, pet toys and a tasty turn down treat is given to your pet.

Ride in Style: Start off your trip in style. Ride in the hotel's Red Jaguar XJ that has been specially made for your trip. This an absolute exclusive gift from the W hotel in Seoul.

Whatever/Whenever: The affable hotel staffs are always at their toes to help you out at any point of time. They are only a call away from you.

The lavish furnishings and the incomparable atmosphere of the hotel await your presence. Come and let a chance to the hotel staffs to serve you.

The W Hotel in Seoul welcomes you to a world of luxury, elaborate dining, wining and exotic location. Once you step in to the hotel, the staffs are all yours. They wish to serve you with dedication which reflects in their hotel Amenities and Services. A spacious lobby with a strategic sitting arrangement and a help desk always at your service, you never feel neglected. The staffs escort you to your room and take care of all your needs for the stay. It is one of the best Hotels in Seoul.

Other Amenities and Services at W Hotel in Seoul includes valet services, restaurants, pubs, swimming pool and lots more to keep you satisfied. The hotel is furnished with a conference room, where a business traveler can convene a meeting. The hotel also houses a Gym, which is equipped with modern machineries and other tools necessary for work outs. The attached cafe and the restaurant offers elaborate dining facilities. The Other Amenities and Services at W Hotel in Seoul South Korea which includes restaurant that serves some superb Korean dishes and continental ones also. Instead of searching for an authentic Korean cuisine, one can checkout the menu list in this restaurant. The cafe serves enticing munchies and beverages along with cappuccinos, cold coffee and other mix and matched coffees. Together the Other Amenities and Services at W Hotel in Seoul is simply splendid.

Hotel Facilities

  • Large sized lobby
  • 4 lifts
  • Porterage 24 hour
  • Room service 24 hour
  • 1 indoor pool
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • 17 floors
  • Coach parking
  • Car parking
  • Gymnasium
  • Sauna
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Shop
  • Boutique
  • Beauty parlour
  • Car rental facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Disabled facilities
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • CD/Video/DVD Library
  • In-room massage
  • SWEAT with state-of-the-art equipment
  • WIRED business centre
  • AWAY SPA with turkish hamam, hair and nail salon and retail products
  • Namu - food of asia tomorrow
  • Kitchen - chic country house for home-style food from the heart
  • WooBar - Living Room bar
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Experience a world beyond the traditional meeting, where imagination serves as inspiration. Innovative spaces. Creative menus. Whatever/Whenever™ service… Break away during Recess and discover something new: Scratch DJ lessons & yoga stretch breaks.

Being the capital city of South Korea, Seoul has always been the nerve centre of business. Business deals and transactions are what we associate mostly with this city apart from its wonderful history of intricate architecture. Hence it is quite obvious that there will be a number of Hotels in Seoul South Korea

Keeping this utility value in mind, the hospitality business took to the wings of business Hotels and dashed of with this idea. The city is founded with a plethora of business hotels that arrange business meetings and symposiums in a beautiful atmosphere. Apart from the business hotels there are other 5 Star hotels in Seoul that has Business Facilities. Business Facilities at W Hotel are one such hotel that has some hi-tech Business and Conference at W Hotel of Seoul South Korea facilities in its business rooms. Unconventional meeting rooms and creative menus is what attract most business travelers.

Where Minds Meet

Perfect for work and play, W Seoul - Walkerhill offers everything you need to make your business beautiful, meeting memorable, and special event spectacular. Creative in approach and innovative in design, W Seoul - Walkerhill is a breath of fresh air for your attendees.

Get inspired by the drama of Han River and Mount Acha. Three flexible state-of-the-art Great Rooms totaling 2560 square feet will conform to your every need. Inspiring and gratifying cuisine catered by the Executive Chef and his team is available for all events.

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There are several restaurants to choose from, serving a wide choice of foods from; Korean, Japanese, Chinese, French, plus a pizza restaurant, bakery and coffee shop.

KITCHEN

Urban chic country house with food from the heart. Savor the wood-fired and home-style dishes with a multitude of world influences in this elegant loft space.

Menu

Savor organic foods infused with fresh tastes, like herb grilled double lamb chops served with tomato jam and crushed peas, or try our incredible king crab and fava bean risotto with parmesan.

Environment

Stroll through the maze of garden hedges and enter this refurbished country house and have a seat at the long, chocolate-colored stone communal table or tuck into a private niche.

Bubbly Sunday

The Executive Chef Ciaran Hickey and his team conjure up exquisite mid-day delights. Choose from our appetizer and salad tables and then browse the live carving and cooking tables. Savor a wonderful selection of fresh meats and seafood to choose from. Simply pick what you want from the display and our kitchen will be more than happy to grill it for you.Kitchen team will also pass through the restaurant with a selection of dishes for you to try but don’t forget to leave room for dessert! – accompanied by free-flowing Veuve Clicquot champagne.

NAMU/LIQUID BAR

Taste the modern reinvention of contemporary Japanese dishes at Namu, and experience the unique style, unencumbered by the dogmas of tradition.

Menu

Contemporary Japanese style at its finest. Experience a variety of specialties, with a sushi and sashimi bar, a teppanyaki/hibachi station and à la carte dining. Signature dishes include Abalone Sashimi, fresh soba salad, grilled sea bass with tomato and ginger relish.

Environment

Rich textures and natural elements dominate in this gathering place for people from around the world. Among the rooms of rough-hewn timber, you’ll find a traditional Japanese tatami room, sake bar and Western-style dining rooms.

Sake Cellar

Gather around the long table for ice-cold sake straight from the fully-stocked cellar.

Liquid Bar

Sip sake, soju, single malt beverages or cocktails at the wrap around-bar and sleek lounge.

WOOBAR

Located in the Living room with 198 seats, WooBar is all about wooing the senses with pulsing sounds and cool grooves.

Environment

Featuring an 18 metres long bar, the longest bar in Korea, interactive artwork displays, multimedia set up, a live DJ in a spaceship-shaped booth, and egg chairs are just a few of the attractions that capture the sophistication and style that W Seoul - Walkerhill is renowned for.

Menu

WooBar serves a varied selection of brand spirits and drinks with exclusive appeal. The drink list at WooBar sets a new standard in urban society of Asia today proposing a new drink culture. Previously missed culture such as Martinis, synonym for the drink of style and sophistication for urban trendsetters, is also introduced at WooBar. In keeping with the style of W, WooBar presents the enormous range of spirits available by the bottle and in cocktails, with up to 40 choices of vodka and 200 choices of fine wines for chic urbanites.

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Location
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The hotel is located in mountainous area on the scenic Han river, northeast of Seoul, 30 minutes from downtown. Known as a futuristic architectural masterpiece, this beautiful edifice stands in the tranquil slopes of Mt. Acha. The place is popularly known as W Seoul-Waterhill, which is just 15 minutes from down town Seoul. The airport and the railway station are also at a nearness of few kilometers. The W Hotel in Seoul is just a 5 minutes stroll away from the Sheraton Walker Hill Hotel in Seoul. The eventful surrounding of the hotel consists of various restaurants, casino and other entertainments.

Location of W Hotel in Seoul:The location of W Hotel Seoul in Seoul is in the Kwangjang Dong at Walkerhill. The location of this hotel is very convenient. All the places of importance, and also the places of attraction are located at a close proximity from the hotel. Transportation in the area is superb and this is what attracts a lot of visitors to choose the W Hotel in Seoul for their stay.

How to get there

Gimpo International airport is the nearest airport to the hotel. You can the airport bus or a private cab and take the airport highway to reach the Plympic Freeway. From there continue journey till you reach Jamsil and further make you way to the Cheonho Bridge and turn right at the end of the bridge to be at the Location of W Hotel in Seoul. From city hall you can take Namsan 3rd Tunnel and cross the Banpo Bridge and then take the Olympic Freeway and follow the above mentioned instructions to reach the Location of W Hotel in Seoul.

Local Attractions near the Location of W Hotel in Seoul.

  • Gyeongbok Palace
  • COEX Aquarium
  • Plympic Stadium
  • Apgujong Dong (Shops,cafe's,bars)
  • Seoul Art Centre
  • Insadong Antique Shopping
  • The National Folk Museum
  • Namsan Tower
  • Seoul Station
  • Dongdaemoon Market
  • Location: Near Centre
  • 15 kms to city centre
  • 74 kms to the airport (incheon)
  • 33 kms to the airport (gimpo)
  • 10 minute walk to the nearest metro station (kangbyon)
  • 15 km to the nearest station (seoul st.)
  • 10 minute walk to the nearest bus stop
  • 12 km to the nearest fair site (korean exhib. centre)

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