You are here: Home »  News » 


News » 

Aloft to debut in South Korea

Published: 10/08/2012 - Filed under: News »

  • Print
  • Send

Starwood’s Aloft Hotels brand is to open its first property in South Korea, a 120-room hotel in Suwon, a city located around 30km south of Seoul.

Slated to open in October 2014, Aloft Suwon will occupy floors four to 11 of a mixed use development in the Yeongtong-dong district.

Features will include 114 standard rooms and six suites, an all-day dining restaurant and lounge / bar, 404sqm of meeting space, a gym and an 854sqm spa.

The city of Suwon is the provincial capital of South Korea’s Gyeonggi-do province, and is situated around 60km from Incheon International airport.

While it’s the first Aloft property in South Korea, the brand has an established presence in the Asia-Pacific region, with hotels already open in the Chinese cities of Beijing, Guangdong, Henan and Shandong, Indian destinations including Bengaluru and Chennai, and properties set to open in Bangkok, Chengdu, Delhi and Kuala Lumpur.

For more information visit alofthotels.com.

Report by Mark Caswell

Read more about...

Bookmark with:

ADD A COMMENT » 

Login details

To add a comment, please enter your email address and password.

Keep me signed in until I sign out

New users

If you are not already registered with us, please enter your email address and chosen password above, and also complete the details below. Your screen name will be displayed on our website.

Your message





TOP SECTIONS »

Restaurant check: The Strand Dining Rooms

Restaurant check: The Strand Dining Rooms

We review this new eatery, which opened in a prime spot at the start of the Strand, next to Trafalgar Square, in early July
Read more »

British Airways A380: What you need to know

British Airways A380: What you need to know

The national airline has six superjumbos in its fleet with another six on order and due to be delivered by 2016
Read more »

Qatar Airways opens premium lounge at Hamad International

Qatar Airways opens premium lounge at Hamad International

The 10,000 sqm Al Mourjan Business Lounge is spread across two levels and can house up to 1,000 guests
Read more »