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By a verified traveler on Sat 15 Jun 2019

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Hotel Description

5-star luxury hotel near Heunginjimun

Heart of Seoul

A stay at this Jongno hotel places you steps from Heunginjimun and within a 5-minute walk of Doota Mall. Dongdaemun History and Culture Park and Migliore Mall are also within half a mile (1 km).

Luxury amenities

A full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this luxury hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. Free self parking is free for guests, and you can enjoy a meal in one of the 2 coffee shops/cafes.

Soaking tubs, free wired Internet

The 170 soundproofed guestrooms offer free wired Internet and 24-hour room service. LED TVs come with cable channels, and other amenities include deep soaking bathtubs and minibars.

Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$195* Per night/room May 29 - May 30

Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, View (Sky View)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Executive Deluxe)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, View (Sky View)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking (Executive Deluxe)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.5 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

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5 out of 5
The hotel was very clean, the staff was the best part of the experience!

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About the JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

Location 279, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Seoul, Seoul 03198

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 2 2021 to December 31 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Fitness facilities
  • Sauna

Property Features

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour health club. There's a restaurant on site, as well as 2 coffee shops/cafes and a snack bar/deli. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. Event space at this hotel measures 11162 square feet (1037 square meters) and includes conference space. A children's pool, a sauna, and a rooftop terrace are also featured at the luxury JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul. Free self parking is available. This 5-star Seoul hotel is smoke free.

  • 170 guestrooms or units
  • 11 levels
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • 2 coffee shops
  • 11162 sq ft of conference space
  • 1037 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2014
  • Deli
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Beauty salon
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Dining venue

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired internet , Wireless internet access

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Internet access in public areas - high speed

Parking

Free self parking , Valet parking (surcharge) , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Metro station: Dongdaemun Station (0.1 km / 0.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking; valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul offers 170 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature down comforters. 46-inch LED televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. This Seoul hotel provides complimentary wired Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Deep soaking tub
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Down blanket
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Tavolo 24 - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

BLT Steak - This steakhouse serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

The Griffin Bar - This rooftop bar specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner and light fare. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Seoul Baking Company - This delicatessen specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Open daily.

The Lounge - Overlooking the garden, this lobby lounge specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Activities

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

Guests 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.

  • Horse riding nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Free bicycles nearby

Spa Services

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.

  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime

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.

Due to COVID-19, guests age 18 and older must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or proof of a negative PCR test for COVID-19 to access the property's pool.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, JCB International, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global), COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO), and COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Property follows sanitization practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • Property follows sanitization practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)
  • Property does not offer onsite COVID-19 testing
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation might be required for some facilities onsite
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property does not follow regional sanitization guidelines
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Commitment to Clean (Marriott)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: KRW 55000 for adults and KRW 28000 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: KRW 20000 per day
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: KRW 55000.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • 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

You should know

  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.