Seocho-gu is the perfect place to stay in Seoul as some of the city’s star attractions are within easy driving distance. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Seoul Arts Center and the iconic Samsung Tower Palace. Also worth checking out are Seolleung Park and the Central City Shopping Mall.
Visitors to Seocho-gu, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will love the nearby museums and theaters. Find the treasures kept in the many exhibit spaces such as Kimchi Museum.
If you are visiting with children, visit Seoul Land and the Seoul Grand Park. Explore COEX Aquarium, and learn about some of the stars of the animal kingdom.
To enjoy some retail therapy, browse COEX Mall and the Apgujeong Rodeo Street.
Sports lovers can cheer on local heroes the LG Twins baseball team in winter and the Doosan Bears at Jamsil Baseball Stadium, the sporting heart and soul of the city. Afterwards, retire with local sports obsessives to a nearby pub or bar for a post-match beer ot two.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Hotel Riviera, the Best Western Premier Gangnam, and the Mercure Seoul Ambassador Gangnam Sodowe.