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JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average3%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Its more of a Japanese style hotel than a Korean style hotel in Seoul. Love the restaurants.. Roof top bar is quite nice.. Love to come and stay again if there was an opportunity. Exactly opposite to Dongdaemun square.

Thank karthikeyan S
Response from JWMDDM, General Manager at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square SeoulResponded 2 days ago

Dear karthikeyan S, Thank you very much for your kind review. We will welcome you back with open arms when you next return to Seoul. Kindest regards Matthew Cooper General Manager matthew.cooper@marriott.com

Reviewed 3 days ago

I really enjoyed my stay. The room was large and well-designed. The bed was too hard for my tastes, but otherwise things were very comfortable. I was glad that I upgraded to have access to the executive lounge and free breakfast. I'm not normally a...More

Thank Barbara K
Response from JWMDDM, General Manager at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square SeoulResponded 2 days ago

Dear Barbara K, Thank you very much for your kind review. I appreciate your comments and hope we have a chance to look after you again when you are next in Seoul. Kindest regards Matthew Cooper General Manager matthew.cooper@marriott.com

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul was an awesome hotel with beautiful rooms, stunning pool and luxurious amenities. General Manager Matthew Cooper was so gracious when he greeted us, enthusiastic about our stay. Andrew Bae and his staff was extremely nice and very helpful and cared...More

Thank Hee Jeong S
Response from JWMDDM, General Manager at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square SeoulResponded 2 days ago

Dear Hee Jeong S, Thank you so much for your review and it was lovely to meet you. I am glad you enjoyed yourself and I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel again very soon. Kindest regards Matthew Cooper General Manager matthew.cooper@marriott.com

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived extremely early and were going to be charged the price of 2 room night had we chosen to have 1 room at 9am instead of 1pm. I have my Marriott miles number to see if there was anything to be done and i...More

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

Dear Anna F, I am extremely disappointed to hear of your experience. I would appreciate any time that you have so I may speak to you and deep dive into the situations that caused this. Please feel free to message me directly at matthew.cooper@marriott.com and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you ever want to experience the best Hotel experience in Asia, this is the place to stay. from the check in to cleaning service, to the Chefs. This Hotel is the Best. I personally want to recognize for their outstanding service. Sujin, Andrew, Amy,...More

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

Dear sanghyoo, What a wonderful review of our hotel. Thank you for taking the time to let the online travel public know of your experience. I truly appreciate you highlighting these associates who made your stay so special and will be sure to thank them...More

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
$261 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Spa Hotel in Seoul
#7 Luxury Hotel in Seoul
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$261 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Spa Hotel in Seoul
#7 Luxury Hotel in Seoul
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Nearby
Dongdaemun / Sindangdong
For shopping enthusiasts, Dongdaemun is a must visit.
Enormous shopping centers – 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
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freitraveler
June 24, 2018|
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Dear freitraveler, I have sent you a private message to explain the differences and benefits of each hotel. Kind regards Matthew Cooper General Manager
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alinelunardy
June 23, 2018|
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Response from JWMDDM | Property representative |
Dear Alinelurnady, We do not require a cash deposit if the stay is being settled on a credit card, however if you would like to pay by cash we require Full payment of the room and taxes in advance and KRW100,000 per day... More
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EKL1974
April 4, 2018|
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Response from JWMDDM | Property representative |
Dear EKL1974, Thank you for reaching out. 1. You should leave the hotel at 4.30am. 2. My team will call a taxi for you. It is very easy and we can book in advance. 3. It will be approximately $80 - $90 USD. Kindest... More
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"Higher floor with east gate view"
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"Ask for a view of the Gate and Wall"
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"Try to request for high floor with Dongdaemun gate view"
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"Try the ninth floor for the hard curtains"
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