▲ Photo: Josun Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Seoul Gangnam
The Luxury Collection, part of Marriott Bonvoy's portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, celebrates its brand debut in South Korea with the opening of Josun Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Seoul Gangnam.
Originally built in 1914 as one of Korea's first luxury hotels, the hotel is located in Gangnam, one of Seoul's most vibrant and energetic districts.
Just steps from the city's most popular shopping and entertainment attractions including the COEX Mall and Apgujeong, the hotel serves as a gateway to charming and unexpected experiences including Bongeunsa, a peaceful Buddhist temple and Samneung Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Josun Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Seoul Gangnam celebrates the heritage of the first opulent hotel in Korea, the century-old Chosun Hotel, once an iconic landmark in the heart of the city. Designed by renowned architectural team Humbert & Poyet of Monaco, Josun Palace redefines luxury by combining sophisticated, modern aesthetics with timeless Korean design elements such as strong lines and bold geometric patterns.
The hotel's arrival area and its Grand Reception usher guests into a world of elegance and impeccable Korean hospitality. Awakening the senses from the moment of arrival to departure, Josun Palace also features a signature fragrance, 'Lasting Impression' throughout all its spaces, evoking the mystery and elegance of incense.
Each of the hotel's 254 rooms and suites offer breathtaking views overlooking Seoul and are furnished with the latest amenities for every comfort and convenience.
For the ultimate in luxurious and restful night's sleep, beds are outfitted with Frette's exclusive 'Andrea' line. Each room and suite also features toiletries and bath amenities by The Luxury Collection's signature 'Le Chemin' line by BYREDO, as well as a specialized private bar for guests who enjoy crafting their own cocktails and other drinks in-room.