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Ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong opens as fifth ibis hotel in South Korea

November 20, 2013 Hotel Openings No Comments Email Email

Ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong – the fifth ibis property in the country – is now open! This newly-built economy hotel is located in Insadong, Seoul’s renowned cultural district where historical temples, antique shops, and art galleries blend with department stores, cafés and restaurants.

Mr. Patrick Basset, Senior Vice President for Accor Thailand, Vietnam, South Korea, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and the Philippines says, “We are proud to further extend the ibis network in South Korea, with the brand’s fifth hotel in the country and our third address in Seoul. Renowned for its quality, consistent services, and value for money, we are confident that ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong will quickly become a image009favorite amongst both local and international guests visiting our wonderful city.”

Ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong offers 363 comfortable guest rooms, each is well-designed and fully equipped with LED TV, free Wi-Fi internet access, a working desk, and quality in-room amenities. The room’s layout reinforces the practicality of space and comfort, ensuring that every part of the image010room is utilised to maintain efficiency and functionality. 

Ms Yeon-Soon Song, General Manager of ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong says “We are proud that this hotel is the first international branded hotel in the area. True to the ibis promise of delivering ‘simplicity, modernity, and well-being’, this hotel will be a top choice for those looking for an affordable hotel with international standard services and facilities in the heart of Seoul’s cultural district.”

The hotel provides breakfast and lunch at its signature TASTE Restaurant from 6:30am untilimage011 midday, giving guests the freedom to choose their favourite time to dine. The hotel’s Le Bar is also available for those who want a friendly place to relax and enjoy a light meal or snack with a wide range of refreshing beverages on offer throughout the day and evening.

Other hotel facilities include three Meeting Rooms that can accommodate up to 70 guests for small to midscale functions and business meetings with audio-visual equipment and attentive staff; a Rooftop Garden which offers breath-taking panoramic views of the city as a backdrop for receptions and events; and a Gym and Sauna giving guests a chance to recharge after a long day of touring and shopping around town.

Located in the heart of Insadong, ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong is within walking distance from AnGuk Station (Line 3, Exit 4) and both Incheon and Gimpo airports can be reached in an hour or less. The hotel is surrounded by many attractions and points of interest, including Unhyeongung Palace, Changdeokgung Palace and Bukchon.

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