Hotel debut in Seoul marks AC Hotels debut in South Korea
AC Hotels by Marriott enters South Korea for the first time with the opening of a new hotel in the heart of Seoul.
The design-driven AC Hotel by Marriott Seoul Gangnam brings the brand’s signature European style to South Korea’s capital.
Admission to Seoul
The 274-room AC Hotel by Marriott Seoul Gangnam now welcomes guests to a space designed to provide an effortless travel experience with all the amenities you need and none of the ones you don’t.
Designed to appeal to next-generation travelers, the hotel is distinguished by its modern style, open layouts offering functional beauty without the distractions, and spacious accommodations including suites with private pools.
The hotel is located in Yeoksam-dong area of Gangnam district. This area is home to the headquarters of multinational corporations, as well as high-end shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues. Guests can use the hotel as a base to explore the historical and cultural sites of the city.
“We are thrilled to introduce the AC Hotels brand to South Korea with the opening of AC Hotel by Marriott Seoul Gangnam,” said Jeff Tomczek, AC Hotels Global Brand Leader. “Seoul is known for its vibrant design scene, which makes the design-focused AC Hotels brand the perfect fit for the city.”
“The hotel is designed to deliver a perfectly orchestrated experience based on purposeful design, flexible spaces, and carefully crafted experiences that will empower our guests to be more creative, productive, and fulfilled.”
Signature brand concepts
The hotel rooms are seamlessly designed and clutter-free for an increased sense of openness. Sleek furnishings are paired with hardwood floors and an open closet system.
The property’s four premier pool rooms and premier pool suite all feature private plunge pools and sundecks with lounge chairs. High-end amenities include Bluetooth speakers, Nespresso machines, and Korres toiletries.
The hotel’s public space includes the brand’s Spanish-inspired AC kitchen offering all-day international dining and the Kloud rooftop bar serving cocktails and snacks in a space encompassing floor-to-ceiling windows and an outdoor terrace . Artisanal teas and coffees are offered in the AC Lounge.
The hotel experience is complemented by the on-site AC Fitness gym, hotel sauna facilities, a children’s lounge operated in conjunction with Kids Skolle and 2,346 square feet of fully equipped reception space. can accommodate up to 130 people. The roof terrace is also available for events.
“We are thrilled to be the first AC hotel to open in South Korea,” said Kim Bong-jae, General Manager of AC Hotel by Marriott Seoul Gangnam. “The AC Hotel by Marriott Seoul Gangnam showcases the brand’s European-inspired modern design.”
“Our purposefully designed public spaces and seamless guest experience perfectly reflect all lifestyles, not only for vacationers but also for business travelers. We look forward to providing our guests with the Perfectly Precise Hotel experience. ™ while introducing them to the charms and contemporary culture of Seoul.