W Seoul Walkerhill: luxury boutique hotel in Seoul, Korea

If you are going to Seoul, check out the W Seoul Walkerhill on slopes of Mt. Acha, only 15 minutes from the Gangnam business district and 30 minutes from downtown Seoul. It is only steps away from the Walkerhill casino with over 100 slot machines.

W Hotel Walkerhill Seoul Korea

Swimming pool at W Hotel Walkerhill in Seouil

The hotel is perfect for business and leisure travelers. One of the best features of this hotel is that it encourages exercise. There is a 2-kilometer park-like jogging path on the hotel grounds through the mountain forest. If you prefer swimming, the beautiful indoor swimming pool with city view is irresistible. And for those who love spa treatments, the AWAY Spa (with a Turkish Hammam, Watsu, saunas, spa treatments, swimming pool with beach and outdoor Hinoki soaking tubs overlooking the Han River) is pure indulgence.

There are 252 spacious rooms decorated in a sophisticated style with simple, striking colors. Rooms and suites come with funny names such as the Wow Suite and the Extreme Wow Suite. Double room rates start at around US$185 or €145.

W Hotel Walkerhill
175 Achaseong-Gil
Gwangjin-Gu
Seoul 143-708
South Korea
+82 2 465 2222
Email the hotel to inquire about a booking.

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