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JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

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Indoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM, pool loungers
Indoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM, pool loungers
Down duvets, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Down duvets, minibar, in-room safe, desk

Overview of JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

5 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCheonggyecheon2 min walk
  • Popular LocationDongdaemun History and Culture Park3 min walk
  • Popular LocationDongdaemun Design Plaza7 min walk
  • AirportSeoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.)22 min drive

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About this area

Seoul

In the city centre, JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul is in Seoul's Jongno neighbourhood, an area with good shopping. Heunginjimun and Dongdaemun History and Culture Park are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Doota Mall and Pyounghwa Market. Lotte World and Gwacheon National Science Museum are not to be missed. Discover the area's water adventures with nearby waterskiing, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and horse riding. Guests appreciate the hotel's convenience for public transportation: Dongdaemun Station is just steps away and Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station is 8 minutes on foot.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Heunginjimun - 2 min walk
  • Cheonggyecheon - 2 min walk
  • Doota Mall - 3 min walk
  • Dongdaemun History and Culture Park - 3 min walk
  • Dongdaemun Design Plaza - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Dongdaemun Station - 1 min walk
  • Haengsin Station - 19 min drive
  • Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Tavolo 24 — 1 min walk
  • BLT Steak — 1 min walk
  • Haruyeonga - 3 min walk
  • KyoChon Chicken Dongdaemun - 3 min walk
  • Jinokhwa Halmae Wonjo Dakhanmari - 5 min walk

About this property

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

Luxury Seoul hotel in Jongno, walk to Dongdaemun History and Culture Park
Along with 5 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has a full-service spa and an indoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a 24-hour health club and 2 coffee shops/cafés. All 170 soundproofed rooms feature WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy deep soaking bathtubs, and other standard amenities include wired Internet, minibars and LED TVs.
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul offers 170 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature down comforters. 46-inch LED televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.

This Seoul hotel provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

An indoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour health club and a sauna.

Guests aged under 18 years old are not allowed in the health club or fitness facility.

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

PProvence Spa by L’OCCITANE has 2 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, facials, body wraps and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott)

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (KRW 23000 per day), Wired Internet (surcharge)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking on site (KRW 20000 per day)
  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:00 AM: KRW 49000 per person
  • 5 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Aerobics classes
  • Children's pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space (11162 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Rooftop terrace

Spa

  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

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 (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • In-room accessibility
  • Lever door handles
  • Portable bath seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Transfer shower
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom vanity
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down duvet
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 46-inch LED TV
  • TV channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 5:00 AM
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
Additional fees apply to children 3-12 years old for breakfast.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for KRW 55000.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

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 49000 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: KRW 23000 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: KRW 23000 per day (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: KRW 20000 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: KRW 55000.0 per night

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
Guests must be at least 18 years old to access the Executive Lounge.

We should mention

Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the health club or fitness facility
Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Dongdaemun JW Marriott
JW Marriott Dongdaemun
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Hotel
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Hotel Seoul
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul Hotel
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul Hotel
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul Seoul
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul Hotel Seoul

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4.4
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 493 out of 829 reviews
5 - Excellent 59%
Rating 4 - Good. 233 out of 829 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 64 out of 829 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 22 out of 829 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 17 out of 829 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family
Liked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Disliked: Staff & service
Order breakfast for in room dining, it was quite disappointing in both quality and quantity.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with partner
Liked: Amenities
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good hotel with a nice swimming pool
Hotel was clean and comfortable. Also, the swimming area was not too big but nice
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020