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Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool
Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool
Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool
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4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Explore the area

    Popular LocationGarosu-gil15 min walk
    Popular LocationApgujeong Rodeo Street2 min drive
    Popular LocationStarfield COEX Mall2 min drive
    AirportSeoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.)24 min drive

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  • Club Deluxe Twin Room - Include Lounge Access

    Room amenities

    • 37 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsClub Deluxe Twin Room - Include Lounge Access
  • Deluxe Double Room

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 37 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Double Room
  • Duplex Suite - Include Lounge Access

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 56 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDuplex Suite - Include Lounge Access
  • Club Deluxe Double Room - Include Lounge Access

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 37 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsClub Deluxe Double Room - Include Lounge Access
  • Family Twin Room (3 Persons)

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsFamily Twin Room (3 Persons)
  • Deluxe Twin Room

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 37 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Twin Room
  • Superior Twin Room

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Twin Room
  • Business Double Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsBusiness Double Room
  • Superior Double Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsSuperior Double Room
  • Business Twin Room

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsBusiness Twin Room

About this area

Seoul

Located in Seoul's Gangnam neighbourhood, Imperial Palace Seoul is in the city centre and near a metro station. Garosu-gil and COEX Convention and Exhibition Center are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit COEX Aquarium and Lotte World. Gwacheon National Science Museum and Seoul Land are not to be missed. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Garosu-gil - 15 min walk
  • Apgujeong Rodeo Street - 2 min drive
  • Starfield COEX Mall - 2 min drive
  • COEX Convention and Exhibition Center - 2 min drive
  • Seoul St. Mary's Hospital - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Hak-dong Station - 5 min walk
  • Anyang Station - 20 min drive
  • AirportSeoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.) - 54 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cheon San — 1 min walk
  • Familia — 1 min walk
  • Hopscotch - 6 min walk
  • Sweets Planet - 7 min walk
  • Coffee Bean - 7 min walk

About this property

Imperial Palace Seoul

Luxury Seoul hotel in Gangnam, near Garosu-gil
2 restaurants, a golf course and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 405 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy deep soaking bathtubs, and other standard amenities include separate sitting areas, fridges and LCD TVs.
Imperial Palace Seoul offers 405 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

This Seoul hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Guests can play rounds at the 9-hole golf course. An indoor pool, a seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

Guests aged under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility or spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. Services include facials and body treatments. Public bath/onsen services include an indoor public bath.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Valet parking: KRW 20000 per day
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 6 AM to 6 PM
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: KRW 47000 for adults and KRW 25000.00 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 9 holes of golf
  • Aerobics classes
  • Arcade/games room
  • Fitness centre
  • Golf driving range
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Shopping
  • Spa services
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Arcade/games room
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Indoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Golf lessons
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre
  • Conference centre

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Indoor public bath (no mineral springs)

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Fan
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (partially open)
  • Bidet
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • LCD TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
The property’s indoor pool and fitness center is closed on the first Tuesday of each month.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from 01 October to 01 October:
  • Fitness facilities
  • Swimming pool
The following facilities are closed for Lunar New Year:
  • Fitness facilities
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: KRW 100000.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: KRW 47000 for adults and KRW 25000.00 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: KRW 16000 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: KRW 10000 (one-way), (up to 13 years old)
  • Valet parking fee: KRW 20000 per day
  • Facilities fee: KRW 45000 per person, per day and includes use of: swimming pool

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
This property does not allow children under the age of 18 to access the indoor swimming pool.
This property does not allow children under the age of 12 to access the Club Imperial Lounge.
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve access to the outdoor swimming pool.

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from July to August
Reservations are required for spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility or spa tub

National rating

For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Imperial Palace Hotel Seoul
Imperial Palace Seoul
Imperial Palace Seoul Hotel
Imperial Palace Seoul Hotel
Imperial Palace Seoul Seoul
Imperial Palace Seoul Hotel Seoul

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Imperial Palace Seoul and receive a full refund?
Yes, Imperial Palace Seoul offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Imperial Palace Seoul cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Imperial Palace Seoul have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool.
Is Imperial Palace Seoul pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Imperial Palace Seoul?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Imperial Palace Seoul?
Check-in begins at 3 PM.
What time is check-out at Imperial Palace Seoul?
Checkout is at noon.
Does Imperial Palace Seoul provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of KRW 16000 per person, one way, applies.
Where is Imperial Palace Seoul located?
Located in Gangnam, this luxury hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Seonjeongneung Royal Tombs, Garosu-gil and Apgujeong Rodeo Street. COEX Convention and Exhibition Center and Hyundai Department Store are also within 2 miles (3 km). Hak-dong Station is 5 minutes by foot and Gangnam-gu Office Station is 9 minutes.
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5 - Excellent
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3 - Okay
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1 - Terrible
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4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

3/5 Okay

Takes forever to check in...so slow........ All else is good
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Wi-fi was not working, so it was hard for me to use the internet. Others are good~
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

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