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Located in the Gangnam district, known for business and entertainment, this Seoul hotel is just 100 meters from the subway. The COEX Convention and Exhibition Center is 3 km from the hotel.
Imperial Palace Seoul has 6 restaurants and 1 café, and coffee/tea is available in common areas. The hotel also has 11 function rooms, a health club, and 2 swimming pools.
The 430 guestrooms are outfitted in a classical European style with antique furnishings. Amenities include an LCD television with premium cable channels, free WiFi, complimentary bottled water, and bathrobes.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us! Opens in a new window.
Imperial Palace Seoul
Renovations & Closures
- Swimming pool
Located in Seoul's business and entertainment district, Imperial Palace Seoul has 6 restaurants and 1 café on site, plus room service 24 hours a day.
11 function rooms spanning 22,347 sq feet (2076 sq meters) are set up for banquets or conferences. Work-related amenities include audiovisual equipment for guest use, a business center with a technology help desk that is open daily, and complimentary WiFi access in the lobby. For recreation and relaxation, spend a little time in the hotel sauna, swim in the indoor and outdoor pools (surcharges apply), and take an on-site yoga class or two.
The hotel offers a roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) during scheduled times. Guests can also take advantage of the complimentary shopping and area shuttles.
- Express check-in
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Free shopping center shuttle
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Fitness facilities
- Indoor pool
- 24-hour front desk
- Business center
- Express check-out
- Coffee shop or café
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Steam room
- Outdoor pool
- Outdoor seasonal pool
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Free area shuttle
- Luggage storage
- Hair salon
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Number of restaurants - 6
- Concierge services
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Conference center
- Designated smoking areas
- Shopping on site
- Laundry facilities
- Spa tub
- Total number of rooms - 405
- Television in common areas
- One meeting room
- Number of floors - 23
- Arcade/game room
- Wedding services
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Multilingual staff
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- LCD TV
- Free bottled water
- Ceiling fan
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Free WiFi
- Free newspaper
- Partially open bathroom
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Separate sitting area
- Room service (24 hours)
- Pillow menu
Where to Eat
Cheon San — Spicy Sichuan dishes and Cantonese cuisine, for lunch and dinner.
Manyo — Sushi and other Japanese favorites in a garden-like setting. Lunch and dinner.
Familia — Modern buffet restaurant, offering the best international cuisine with local ingredients. Explore 7 live stations of Korean, Chinese, Japanese, and European cooking, plus signature dishes made to order. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner (2 nightly seatings). Reservations required.
Delmar — Lobby lounge piano bar with fresh juices, herbal tea, wines, espresso, and light snacks. Open from 8 AM until midnight.
Maestro Bar — A casual bar open from 7 PM until late.
The Bar — A contemporary and intimate bar, the perfect place to enjoy a drink with friends. There are 3 private rooms that can be booked for meetings.
Buffet breakfast is available daily from 6:30 AM - 10 AM. 24-hour room service is available.
Nearby Things to Do
The hotel has a health club with state-of-the-art fitness equipment. Additional recreational facilities include an indoor swimming pool with a spa tub (surcharges apply).
Please note the indoor swimming pool, fitness center, and sauna are closed on the first Tuesday of every month.
Guests 18 and older are allowed in the indoor swimming pool, fitness facility, and sauna.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Racquetball/squash on site
- Golf driving range on site
- Golf lessons on site
- Golfing nearby
- Fitness classes on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Deposit: KRW 100000.00 per stay
- Fee for buffet breakfast: KRW 47000 for adults and KRW 22000.00 for children (approximately)
- Airport shuttle fee: KRW 16000 per person (one way)
- Airport shuttle fee per child: KRW 16000.00
- A facilities fee includes use of:
- Imperial Palace Hotel Seoul
- Imperial Palace Seoul
- Imperial Palace Seoul Hotel
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
Book a stay in a Club Imperial Room 30 days in advance and receive complimentary breakfast at the Club Lounge, complimentary high-speed Internet access, 1 KAL Limousine Bus ticket to Incheon Airport upon check-out, complimentary use of the sauna area, fitness club, and swimming pool, and complimentary access to the Club Lounge (6:30AM – 10PM). This offer is valid only for new bookings made after 18 March, 2008. Please contact hotel for more details.
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