[Around the hotels] Round up of hotel events and news

By Korea Herald
  • Published : Jul 29, 2016 - 13:10
  • Updated : Jul 29, 2016 - 13:10
Taste of Peru at Grand Hyatt Seoul

Hosted by Grand Hyatt Seoul, a special Peru Food Festival promotion will take place at the hotel’s buffet restaurant The Terrace from July 29 to Aug. 11.

In collaboration with the Peruvian Embassy, the event will offer some of the most iconic Peruvian dishes, including ceviche (raw seafood), chicharron (fried pork rind), Seco de Cordero (lamb stew) and aji de gallina (creamy chicken curry), all prepared by a visiting native chef.

Diners can get a taste of Peru for 72,000 won on weekdays and 98,000 won on weekends.

For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 799-8166 or visit

Ladies’ Cool Summer at Lotte Hotel Seoul

For ladies staying at Lotte Hotel Seoul from now to Sept. 15, the hotel is offering a special Ladies’ Cool Summer package that includes one night in a deluxe room, free access to the hotel pool and fitness center, a bottle of Aveda cleanser and more.

The package starts at 300,000 won, and for an additional 40,000 won, guests can add an extra bed in their rooms for a friend or family member.

Additionally, for those celebrating an important event or anniversary with that special someone, Lotte Hotel Seoul is offering the Enjoy La Seine package, which includes one night in a deluxe room, dinner for two at the hotel buffet La Seine and two tickets to Lotte Cinema’s premium theater Charlotte.

Available from now until Nov. 15, the promotion starts at 360,000 won, excluding tax and service fees.

For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 759-7311~5 or visit

Fabulous summer getaway at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul will present its Summer Breeze package from June 20 to Sept. 4 for those seeking the perfect summer getaway at the center of the city.

The package includes one night’s stay in a deluxe room, breakfast for two at the hotel’s buffet restaurant Tavolo 24 and a choice of seasonal fruit bingsu or classic red bean bingsu at The Lounge. Guests will also be given the Vervain outdoor body spray from L’Occitaine and complimentary access to the hotel’s indoor swimming pool. The body spray repels insects and moisturizes skin.

The package starts from 365,000 won, excluding tax and service fees.

For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 2276-3366 or visit

Cocktail Festival at Novotel Ambassador Doksan

To help guests cool down, Novotel Ambassador Doksan is presenting its Cocktail Festival at hotel bar Gran-A through Aug. 31.

From rum to whiskey to tequila, participants can enjoy the tropical tastes of seven different cocktails. The Gran-A manager personally recommends Jameson ginger.

Additionally, guests will have a chance to take home branded goodies, including Jameson T-shirts, Malibu sunglasses and sandals and more.

For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 3282-6788 or visit

Walkerhill Kids Club at Sheraton Grande Walkerhill 

Sheraton Grande Walkerhill Hotel has opened its first playground, the Walkerhill Kids Club.

Located at the lower lobby of the hotel, the area is divided into five zones – the Fun Zone, Cafe Zone, Library Zone, Event Zone and Convenient Zone -- guaranteed to keep kids busy with activities ranging from reading to cooking.

When kids need a dip in the pool, the whole family can head to the renovated indoor pool, where a newly built children’s pool awaits.

For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 2022-0000 or visit