The Luxury Collection brand under the Marriott Hotel Group has always focused on luxury hotels with profound historical and cultural connotations. The Joseon Palace pays tribute to the Chosun Hotel, which was founded by the Chosun Hotel Group. The Chosun Hotel was originally the first Western-style hotel building in South Korea next to the Seoul Station. The first Western-style hotel building on the Korean peninsula is now reborn across the Han River in the Jiangnan area, integrating century-old service spirit and cultural elements, and thus also incorporated as a luxury selection brand. (🔎Reservation price and guest evaluation:agoda|booking.com)
Basic introduction to the Joseon Palace in Gangnam, Seoul
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- Star rating: 5 stars
- Total number of rooms: 254
- Opening year: 2021
Josun Palace Seoul Gangnam opened on May 2021, 5. It is part of Josun Hotels & Resorts and also under the umbrella of Marriott Hotels Group, becoming a top luxury collection (a Luxury Collection) The first South Korean base in the series is located between Sunneung Station and Yeoksam Station on Seoul Metro Line 25 in the Gangnam area.
Room Choices at the Chosun Palace in Gangnam, Seoul
- State Double Room: 44㎡, 1 King Bed
- Masters Double Room: 50㎡, 1 King Bed
- Masters Twin Room: 50㎡, 2 Queen Beds
- Grand Masters Double Room: 56㎡, 1 king bed + 1 sofa bed
- Grand Masters Twin Room: 56㎡, 2 Queen Beds
- Grand Masters Bay Double Room: 57㎡, 1 king bed + 1 sofa bed
- Grand Masters Bay Twin Room: 57㎡, 2 Queen Beds
- Masters Jr. Double Suite: 63㎡, 1 King Bed
- Masters Double Suite: 73㎡, 1 King Bed
- Masters Twin Suite: 73㎡, 2 double beds
- Grand Masters Single Room Double Suite: 80㎡, 1 King Bed
- Grand Masters One Room Twin Suite: 80㎡, 2 Queen Beds
- Josun Masters Korean Studio Double Suite: 136㎡, 1 king bed
- Josun Masters Korean Studio Twin Suite: 136㎡, 2 Queen Beds
- Josun Grand Masters Korean One-Room Presidential Suite: 411㎡, 1 King Bed
Seoul Gangnam Chosun Palace offers 210 rooms and 44 suites. The room space starts from 44 square meters. Extra bed service is provided. Each room can accommodate 3 adults at the same time. The rooms and suites above the Grand Masters level provide additional free sauna. Facilities and meals such as breakfast.
The hotel was designed by Humbert & Poyet of Monaco. It pays tribute to South Korea's first century-old luxury hotel, the Josun Hotel, and combines modern geometric aesthetics with traditional Korean decorative patterns. (🔎Reservation price and guest evaluation:agoda|booking.com)
Public facilities of the Joseon Palace in Gangnam, Seoul
Gangnam Chosun Palace in Seoul has three restaurants, Constans, The Great Hong Yuan, and Eatanic Garden, offering Western, Chinese and Korean cuisine respectively. There is also 1914 Lounge & Bar and Josun Deli the Boutique, which also provides wedding banquet and conference services.
With a history of more than XNUMX years in the North Korean hotel, it has always been the first to introduce the most advanced hotel services such as heated swimming pools and gymnasiums. The Jiangnan North Korean Palace also continues this tradition. The museum has an elegant and leisurely indoor heated swimming pool and fitness center, and the heated swimming pool is equipped for children. A paddling pool with a lifeguard on duty.
The brand story of the Joseon Palace in Gangnam, Seoul
Josun Hotel (Josun Hotel) was founded on October 1914, 10. It was originally the first Western-style hotel in Korea built by the Governor-General of Korea. It was designed to entertain foreign guests. After the defeat of Japan in 10 and the disintegration of the North Korean Governor’s Mansion, the North Korean Hotel was under the management of the US military. In 1945, it was transferred to the government of the Republic of Korea. In 1948, a new building with 1970 floors was added. hotel.
In 2013, North Korea Hotel was renamed Shinsegae Chosun Hotel (Shinsegae Chosun Hotel), and in 2021, it was renamed Josun Hotels & Resorts (Josun Hotels & Resorts).Joseon Palace,The Westin Chosun Seoul,The Westin Chosun Busan,Chosun Grand Hotel Busan,Jeju Chosun Hotel, Four Points by Sheraton Chosun at Seoul Station, Sheraton Chosun Hotel in Myeongdong, Seoul, L'Escape, GRAVITY, etc., a total of 9 hotel bases.
The Italian CIGA (Compagnia Italiana Grandi Alberghi) hotel group was founded in 1906. It acquires and collects luxury hotels from all over Italy. Since 1985, it has expanded the acquisition of hotels in Spain, Austria and other places. In 1994, it was acquired by the Sheraton Hotel Group and established the Luxury Collection Brand ( The Luxury Collection), was incorporated into the Starwood Hotel Group in 1998, and eventually became a luxury-level series brand under the Marriott Hotel Group.
The brands of Marriott International Hotel Group are divided into four series: luxury, high-end, selected, and long stay. Luxury Collection is the highest-level luxury series brand. It has more than 100 hotel locations around the world. An independent hotel of history, culture and architecture, and the Joseon Imperial Palace, which pays tribute to the century-old North Korea hotel, are also listed as members.
- LUXURY: Ritz-Carlton, St. Regis, JW Marriott, Ritz-Carlton Reserve, The Luxury Collection), EDITION, W Hotels
- Premium series: Marriott, Sheraton, Marriott Vacation Club, Delta, Le MERIDIEN, Westin, Renaissance Hotels ), Gaylord
- Selected series (SELECT): Courtyard, Four Points, SpringHill Suites, Protea, Fairfield, Aloft, Moxy, AC
- Long Stay Series (LONGER STAYS): Marriott Executive Apartments, Residence Inn®, TownePlace Suites, element, Homes & Villas by Marriott International
- Collections: Autograph Collection Hotels, Tribute Portfolio, Design Hotels
▲ In 2018, Marriott officially merged with Starwood, with a total of 30 hotel brands.