Accor has opened the first Mondrian hotel in Asia Pacific.
Seoul Itaewon features 296 guestrooms, an outdoor pool and pool
bar with a spacious viewing deck overlooking the city, a variety
of F&B outlets and an 867-sqm ballroom
and five meeting rooms.
Michael Issenberg, Chairman & CEO of Accor Asia Pacific,
said, “The Mondrian
brand captivates the energy of Seoul with its creativity,
revolutionary design and exciting bars and restaurants. Seoul is
one of Asia’s most dynamic cities and is renowned for its colorful
K-pop scene and fashion-forward vision, while remaining deeply
rooted in culture and tradition. The opening of Mondrian Seoul Itaewon will provide a complete lifestyle hotel experience in the
heart of Seoul’s most vibrant district.”
Seoul Itaewon is the fifth property in the
Mondrian portfolio. Existing Mondrian hotels are located in Los
Angeles, New York, South Beach and Doha, and with new hotels slated for Bordeaux and Cannes
next year, the Mondrian brand expects to grow its lifestyle hotel
portfolio to approximately 15 properties by 2022.