Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel Seoul

221, Itaewon, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, Korea
Dragon Hill (Yongsan)

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15.5
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  • Rooms17
  • Public Spaces15
  • Service15
  • Overall15.5
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Hotel Description

From the first glimpse of its vibrant exterior of color swatches and glass, it’s clear that Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel Seoul isn’t the most traditional of hotels. The lobby rather unsubtly reinforces this perception with a riot of color and playful décor, from the oversized yellow chair to the cushy red playground swings. And with 142 rooms spread across 17 floors, this hotel supplies off-kilter boutique quirkiness on a relatively grand scale. Top that off with a prime location in the multicultural Itaewon district and stunning views of the Han River, and you’ve got a surefire remedy for business-travel doldrums.

After the bright maximalism of the lobby, the guest rooms are color-splashed in a more relaxed way. Each one features a mural all its own, from zebras to bright red lips to big, colorful fruits. Beyond these accents, rooms fit snugly into urban boutique familiarity, delivering the standard comforts — flatscreen TV, free Wi-Fi, iPod docks — in a crisp white-on-white environment. And perhaps unexpectedly luxe are the bathrooms, mirror-lined sanctuaries in frosted glass, stocked with Bulgari products.

The abundance of character spreads to the Café Amiga, a sunny buffet-style restaurant. Keep in mind that the location is Itaewon, where a staggering variety of international cuisine is always available, the boutique shopping is justly famous, and the nightlife is assuredly devoid of dull moments.

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Hotel Criteria

  • 112 Rooms
  • Style: Modern Design
  • Atmosphere: Lively

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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • 24 hour front desk
  • ATM/bank office
  • Bar
  • Boardroom
  • Business center
  • Free parking
  • Free wi-fi
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Wake-up service

Need to Know

Pets are not allowed. All children are welcome. One older child or adult is charged KRW 30300 per person per night in an extra bed. One child under 8 years stays free of charge when using existing beds. The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1. There is no capacity for cots in the room. WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.

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Check in:

3pm,

Check out:

11am

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    • international channel
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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • 24 hour front desk
  • ATM/bank office
  • Bar
  • Boardroom
  • Business center
  • Free parking
  • Free wi-fi
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Wake-up service

Need to Know

Pets are not allowed. All children are welcome. One older child or adult is charged KRW 30300 per person per night in an extra bed. One child under 8 years stays free of charge when using existing beds. The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1. There is no capacity for cots in the room. WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diner's Club

Check in:

3pm,

Check out:

11am

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