Where to work: Accor to open first hotel-plex in Seoul with 4 brands and 1,700 rooms, 11 bars and restaurants, 17 meeting rooms, 2 ballrooms
Seoul, South Korea – 1 September 2017 –
The very first “hotel-plex” of AccorHotels will open its doors on October 1st in South Korea. Behind its doors, 4 brands: Grand Mercure, Novotel Suites, Novotel and Ibis Styles providing 1,700 rooms, 11 bars and restaurants, 17 meeting rooms and 2 ballrooms.
In the heart of the capital, the Seoul Dragon City overlooks the Yongsan neighborhood, between shining buildings and gigantic shopping malls. In korean myths, the dragon is a powerful creature controlling the cosmos that embody wealth and success. It became the symbol of emperors and of a Joseon Dynasty’s king. The Seoul Dragon City is named after these legends and aims to reign on the city like the Yi dynasty at its golden age.
At Grand Mercure Ambassador Seoul Yongsan, dive into local cultures with its engravings, photographs, furniture and regional objects. Refinement and authenticity are guaranteed. A few corridors away, the Novotel Ambassador Seoul Youngsan offers, from its spacious rooms, a breathtaking view on the Han River.
In the fully-equipped rooms of Novotel Suites Ambassador Seoul Yongsan, you will feel like home, but better, with king size beds, modern desks and all equipments at hand (washing machine, dryer, microwave, LCD TV…). As for the Ibis Styles Ambassador Seoul Yongsan, it’s a straight dive into pop culture, with its design spaces marked with a strong personality.
By the end of the year, AccorHotels will open 24 new addresses in the country, which will be followed by 8 new establishments within 2 years.