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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2015

stayed here with my family for 11 nights. We thought the location was ideal, close to itaewon if you want some madness just down the hill - go up the hill and Namsam park is there for peace and quiet. The outside pool area is also very good for relaxing if you want to stay out of Seoul and it's...

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Grand_Hyatt_Seoul, Guest Experience Expert at Grand Hyatt Seoul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, thank you so much for your long stay at Grand Hyatt Seoul, and we really appreciate you sharing your experience with us here. We were pleased to hear that you had a fantastic and brilliant holiday with your family. Nevertheless, we would like to sincerely apologize for the disappointing experience you had with some of...

Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Hot water tab in the shower was broken in the room. Stayed with 10+ group members but all received different rooms and services. Slow internet, and most of all, unfriendly and unmotivated staff didn't make my stay pleasant.

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Grand_Hyatt_Seoul, Guest Experience Expert at Grand Hyatt Seoul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at Grand Hyatt Seoul and for sharing your experience. First of all, we would like to apologize for your inconvenience. We will share your valuable feedback with our relevant department heads to resolve these issues for future guests. Thank you for your stay and we will look forward to serving you again in the...

Reviewed 3 June 2015

There are several embassies nearby Hyatt Seoul. There is no shopping center nearby, need to take a taxi to Itaewon (about 5 mins) for subway. Hotel facilitates are great especially swimming pool. The river view is fantastic!! It was a comfort and great experience!!

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Grand_Hyatt_Seoul, Guest Experience Expert at Grand Hyatt Seoul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at Grand Hyatt Seoul and also for leaving comments on your stay with us here. We were pleased to read your comments, “Hotel facilitates are great especially swimming pool. The river view is fantastic!! It was a comfort and great experience!!”. Thank you for your support and we look forward to serving...

givat Shmuel
Reviewed 2 June 2015

a large hotel with beautiful rooms and lobby. the rooms and beds are very comfortable. the hotel is located on the hill above the city, which makes walking trips difficult. but there is a free shuttle service between the hotel and 2 major points of the city, so you can walk down the hill and come back using the shuttle....

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Grand_Hyatt_Seoul, Guest Experience Expert at Grand Hyatt Seoul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, thank you for your stay and sharing your experience with us. We hope your stay was satisfactory and comfortable. It is so delightful to hear that you found the rooms and the bed to be comfortable. We hope you had a pleasant stay, and hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Guest Experience Expert

honolulu, hawaii
Reviewed 31 May 2015

The Grand Hyatt Seoul certainly lived up to the "Grand" part of its name! I stayed here for 3 nights in early May after a 22 year absence from visiting Korea on business -- always staying at this hotel--the former Hyatt Regency on Namsan Mountain. For this "reunion tour" which was a mini weekend vacation, I took a room on...

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Grand_Hyatt_Seoul, Guest Experience Expert at Grand Hyatt Seoul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Grand Hyatt Seoul and for leaving comments on your experience with us here. We were delighted to read, “The entire experience at the hotel was amazing. The staff and management could not have been more welcoming and attentive. The Grand Hyatt will always be my home away from home in Seoul. There is none...

Matlock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 May 2015

I have been visiting this hotel since 2006 and over the years the faultless service and well maintained facilities have never let me down It's always a pleasure to visit and a big wrench to say goodbye until next time

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Grand_Hyatt_Seoul, Guest Experience Expert at Grand Hyatt Seoul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at Grand Hyatt Seoul. We were very delighted to read your comments, “I have been visiting this hotel since 2006 and over the years the faultless service and well maintained facilities have never let me down It's always a pleasure to visit and a big wrench to say goodbye until next time”....

Izmir, Turkey
Reviewed 27 May 2015

We were very happy during our Grand Hyatt Seoul stay. Our room was not big but it has everything we needed..it also has excellent city (and garden and pool) view. Staff was very gentle and professional..Lobby bar is also amazing; view, atmospher, music and people; looks like one of the most favorite places in the city. For us, everything was...

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Dear Guest, We thank you for choosing to stay at Grand Hyatt Seoul and for leaving comments on your experience with us here. We are very pleased to hear that you were satisfied with our service and employees. We hope your stay with us met your expectations, and we look forward to welcoming you back again on your next visit...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Sitting atop Itaewon - a pretty steep 10~15min walk-up from the main drag - this old (has been around awhile but in good shape) stand-by is, especially for the business traveler, a solid option and perhaps the best choice in the area. The property is relatively large with couple of outdoor tennis courts, a fairly large outdoor pool. Exec lounge...

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Grand_Hyatt_Seoul, Guest Experience Expert at Grand Hyatt Seoul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Grand Hyatt Seoul and we appreciate you sharing your experience with us. We were pleased to read your comments and to know you were satisfied with your stay. We hope the hotel exceeded your expectations. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you soon. Best regards, Guest Experience Expert

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 26 May 2015

I arrived on an early night and although the room was not ready, I was provided access to the humongous spa to freshen up. The lobby was impressive which added to my expectation of a large room, though I was disappointed when I finally got the room. It was clean and functional but much smaller than other Grand Hyatts that...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at Grand Hyatt Seoul. We greatly appreciate you sharing your experience with us. We hope your stay was comfortable and met your needs and expectations during your stay. It was a true pleasure to read your comments: “Service was always professional and cheerful”. We hope your stay was pleasant, and hope to...

Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 26 May 2015

If you're looking for a relaxing break, excellent service and a little bit of a treat - this is the place to go. The rooms are immaculate and very comfortable, the staff friendly - nothing too much trouble. Great facilities and calm ambience. Had a lovely stay.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at Grand Hyatt Seoul and for sharing your experience with us here. We appreciate your complimentary comments and we were very happy to read, “If you're looking for a relaxing break, excellent service and a little bit of a treat - this is the place to go. The rooms are immaculate and...

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Staying in Itaewon

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Itaewon
Neighboring the immense Yongsan American Garrison, Itaewon was once shunned by locals as a seedy, red light district. But within the past few years, Itaewon and its surrounding neighborhoods such as Kyunglidan and Haebangchong have undergone a major revival to quickly become one of Seoul’s hottest areas. Here, trendy international restaurants dot the area alongside hip lounge bars and some of Seoul’s hottest club venues. After dark, Itaewon comes into its own as one of Seoul’s top party scenes. The crowd is a fascinating patchwork of all backgrounds and identities, including a small but thriving Muslim community (centered on Korea’s sole mosque), the LGBT community (with a string of popular bars and clubs), and a wide range of ethnicities and cultures scattered around. Those seeking a quiet respite should head towards the eastern end, in Hannam-dong, which not only has one of Korea’s best art museums, the Leeum Samsung Museum of Art, but plenty of mid-range to upscale restaurants and cafes.
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Paris Grill
The Paris Grill
Cuisines: French, European, Grill
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  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Grand Hyatt Seoul, in the heart of the nation’s capital, is set amidst 18 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens at the foot of historic Mt. Namsan. Commanding breathtaking views of the Han River to the south and Mt. Namsan to the north, the hotel is only minutes away from the downtown commercial district and within walking distance of Itaewon, one of the city’s renowned shopping areas. The hotel is 70 minutes away from Incheon International Airport, 50 minutes from Gimpo Domestic Airport, 20 minutes from the Samsung-dong business hub, with most all of the city’s key districts within close proximity to the hotel.Hotel accommodations include 601 contemporary, luxuriously designed rooms and suites, using a selection of natural woods and fabrics to create a comfortable, residential ambience. The hotel hosts The Spa and Club Olympus recreation centre, a sanctuary of calm offering spa treatments, indoor & outdoor pools, tennis & squash courts and an ice skating rink.As a “multi-functional lifestyle destination”, cuisine plays a focal role at Grand Hyatt Seoul. The hotel boasts some of Seoul’s most magnificent 11 restaurants and bars, each showcasing its unique style and authenticity. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hyatt Seoul

Address: 322 Sowol-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 04347, South Korea
Region: South Korea > Seoul > Itaewon
Price Range: $225 - $432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hyatt Seoul 5*
Number of rooms: 601
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Also Known As:
Grand Hyatt Seoul Hotel Seoul
Seoul Grand Hyatt
Hyatt Seoul
Seoul Hyatt
Hotel Style:
#14 Business Hotel in Seoul
#22 Spa Hotel in Seoul
#28 Romantic Hotel in Seoul
#38 Luxury Hotel in Seoul
#48 Family Hotel in Seoul
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