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JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

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279, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03198 South Korea See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Being a fastidious hotel guest, any business or leisure travel for me MUST start with a good hotel. JW MARRIOTT DONGDAEMUN did not disappoint.From the moment the hotel's facade and expansive shopping environment came within sight of our private transport's approach into the driveway, I...More

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Response from JWMDDM, General Manager at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square SeoulResponded yesterday

Dear Carolyn Cyllene L, Wow!! Thank you so much for your amazing review. I am so glad to read that you loved your experience. Please let me know when you next plan to stay so I can meet you in person. Kindest regards Matthew Cooper...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

From the moment our cab pulled up to the hotel and we were greeted by the wonderful staff to the morning of our departure, we were treated to an amazing display of warmth and graciousness. A big thank you to Jessica and Michael at the...More

Thank mum613
Response from JWMDDM, General Manager at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square SeoulResponded 5 days ago

Dear mum613, Thank you very much for the wonderful review of the hotel. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed everything about the hotel. It was my pleasure to ensure you received the upgrade based on your Marriott Rewards Elite status. I will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

$450+ a night and no one greets us at the door, no help with our bags, we have to confirm 6 times that we want to share a bed, the bed is so incredibly hard AND you have to pay extra for the sauna!? THEN...More

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Response from JWMDDM, General Manager at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square SeoulResponded 1 week ago

Dear ngill33, Thank you for your review. I apologise that you did not enjoy your experience. I will certainly look into your comments. Kindest regards Matthew Cooper General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff is incredible. Hotel is extremely well maintained and clean. Breakfast buffet has a very wide offering. Very modern and well appointed rooms. Connected to a subway station and in a great location.

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Response from JWMDDM, General Manager at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square SeoulResponded 1 week ago

Dear dmaart2222, Thank you very much for your wonderful review of the hotel I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. We are looking forward to welcoming you back to the hotel very soon. Kind regards Matthew Cooper General Manager matthew.cooper@marriott.com

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to attend a Training Program in August 2018. The hotel is located in the city right near the Clothing Market-which was a boon. The shops nearby are open till midnight and are accessible on foot. The hotel is beautiful and the rooms are...More

Thank shellykishnani
Response from JWMDDM, General Manager at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square SeoulResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear shellykishnani, Thank you very much for your kind review. I was so glad to meet you and am very happy you enjoyed your program. I look forward to welcoming you back to Seoul very soon. Kindest regards Matthew Cooper General Manager matthew.cooper@,marriott.com

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Experience luxury unsurpassed at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul, the finest luxury boutique hotel in Seoul, South Korea. Located in the city's most popular shopping destination and home of our ...More national treasure the Great East Gate, JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul provides 170 guest rooms, including 15 Sky Suites with glass-encased private verandahs, 14 Suites and 1 Presidential Suite. Relax and rejuvenate at our fully-equipped Club 501 Fitness Center, Provence Spa by L'OCCITANE and designer 25-meter in-door lap pool. Business meetings or social events are simply spectacular in our pillar less Grand Ballroom (745sqm) or a choice of 7 meeting rooms and Seoul's only built in UHD Media Wall (100sqm) . The CBD is only 5 mins. away via taxi or Dongdaemun Subway Station internally connected to the hotel. From Incheon airport you may take the KAL Limosine 6702 which stops directly in front of the hotel. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
170
Price range
US$259 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Korea > Seoul > Dongdaemun / Sindangdong
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
170
Price range
US$259 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Korea > Seoul > Dongdaemun / Sindangdong
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Traveller (1,034)
Room & Suite (288)
Dining (130)
Pool & Beach (57)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (10)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Amenities (4)
Nearby
Dongdaemun / Sindangdong
For shopping enthusiasts, Dongdaemun is a must visit.
Enormous shopping centres – stacked with multiple
levels of boutique and independent shops – offer the
latest in Korean fashion, cosmetics, accessories, and
other goods while prices are relatively low. The night
shopping (between late night and early morning) is
particularly well known here, making Dongdaemun a
place where you can literally shop until you drop. If
...More
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alinelunardy
August 22, 2018|
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Response from JWMDDM | Property representative |
Dear alinelunardy, You certainly can. Maybe just ensure your bank opens your card for International debit transactions. I look forward to seeing you in Seoul. Kindest regards Matthew Cooper General Manager
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June2345
August 17, 2018|
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Response from JWMDDM | Property representative |
Dear June2345, We are situated perfectly for the Dongdaemun market experience. Just a couple of minutes walk. My team will be able to assist you to let you know the best markets to find what you are looking for. There is... More
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Dora T
August 16, 2018|
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Dear Dora T, Please look at m email address on the review page in the responses I post. Tripadvisor does not allow us to post a URL here. Please message me with your flight times and dates and which restaurants you would... More
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"Facing Dongdaemun square for the sunrise, by the lifts."
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"Get a veiw of the Dongdaemun Gate."
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"We had the skyline view room...great view."
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