Welcome to JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul
Experience a luxury stay at our Seoul, South Korea hotel
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul immerses you in 5-star luxury the moment you arrive in Seoul, South Korea. Created with the sophisticated traveler in mind, our modern hotel offers a sought-after location near DDP, Myeongdong, high-end shopping, entertainment and attractions. Every hotel room brims with 5-star amenities, such as free high-speed Wi-Fi, luxury bedding, a mini-bar, a coffee and tea maker and a marble bathroom. Immaculately appointed suites provide access to our hotel's stylish Executive Lounge. In addition, you can take advantage of a cutting-edge fitness center, a wealth of restaurant options including a steakhouse and a chic rooftop bar overlooking Seoul, a heated indoor pool and a tranquil spa. Host your wedding or business occasion in our hotel's modern, versatile venues, featuring expert planners as well as a stunning Grand Ballroom. Be present in mind, nourished in body and revitalized in spirit on your next South Korea visit at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul.
Located in the heart of Dongdaemun, you can experience Seoul’s vibrant entertainment culture and Korea’s largest shopping district. Embrace the day and night scenery of Heunginjimun, the East Gate of Seoul, a prominent landmark in Dongdaemun. Reboot all your intriguing needs at a historic market ‘Gwangjang Market, offering tourists a taste of traditional Korean cuisine.
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul has been named in the No. 2 Best Hotels in Northern Asia categories of the 2023 Readers’ Choice Awards with a score of 98.37 (out of 100), hosted by influential global travel magazine Condé Nast Traveler. We are committed to continuing our tradition of exceptional service and providing memorable JW experiences for you.
BLT Steak is an internationally renowned steak house brand originally from the U.S. It is highly reputed; considered as one of the best steak house in New York. Indulge on a gastronomic journey to explore the mouthwatering world of Steaks. Step into a world of organic, freshly-grown produce at the JW Garden. This is an organic paradise that will reconnect you with nature.
Rooms & Suites
Swimming Pool & Fitness Club
Haven of Relaxation in the City
With water filtered by eco-friendly silicon filters that negate the need for chemical additives, our swimming pool provides beautifully clean water and an eco-friendly ambiance all your round. The main pool is complemented by a children's pool and whirlpool, while lofty ceilings and opulent interior decor make the complex a unique venue for private parties.
Indulge in handcrafted international fare at Tavolo 24. Our hotel restaurant offers an array of globally inspired options, including Italian food, sushi and grilled pork, in addition to a popular Korean buffet popular among Seoul locals.
The classic steak dining experience is infused with Korean flair at our steakhouse and BBQ restaurant, serving prime cuts of local beef, fresh seafood and more. A private dining room is available, which is perfect for a small social gathering in Seoul.
Treat yourself to a seasonal afternoon tea and chill the evening. An à la carte menu showcasing day and night snack delights, premium selection of coffee, tea, and wine, while experiencing panoramic views of scenic gardens and Heunginjimun.
Located on the very top floor and boasts sweeping views of Seoul; relax while sipping on our cocktails. Sophisticated rooftop bar, The Griffin is the perfect place to enjoy cocktails, wine&whisky, cognac, and cigars with live Jazz in an elegant ambiance.
Ideal Venue for Meetings
Our suite of third-floor small- and medium-scale event spaces provides the ideal venue for meetings, seminars, conferences, small meetings, family celebrations and more. Four spaces are available offering various sizes and capacities and all equipped with LCD projectors, screens, ultra-high-speed internet connections and other facilities for your event.
Urban Boutique Wedding
Modern, stylish and intimately reflective of every couple's personal preferences, Urban Boutique Weddings at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul transcend the boundaries of convention to offer a variety of colors and designs and create a truly unique event every time.
Where the Story Begins
Modern, stylish and intimately reflective of every couple's personal preferences, Urban Boutique Weddings transcend the boundaries of convention to offer a variety of colors and designs and create a truly unique event every time. The majestic Grand Ballroom accommodates up to 350 guests and is equipped with a large-format media wall, offering new dimensions of color and entertainment.
The New Address of Iconic Luxury
JW Marriott Dongdaemun
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul is the only luxury hotel located in Dongdaemun, a hub of fashion, culture, and business, offering unparalleled service and facilities amid inspiring views of historic Heunginjimun Gate.
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul
279, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea, 03198
Hotel limousine service-book directly with hotel in advance
Hotel limousine service booked directly with hotel in advance
Bus StationK Limousine Bus Stop #6702(From Incheon Airport (T1,T2) to - JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul
Dongdaemun Station Line #1
Dongdaemun Station Line #4
Allow our concierge team to help the restaurant and show reservations, and make suggestions on other activities to improve your stay in the city.
A First-Class Executive Lounge
In our luxury Executive Lounge, enjoy stunning views of historic landmark Heunginjimun Gate while you discover exclusive Executive-level privileges including lounge breakfast, evening cocktail and dedicated concierge service.
JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square was designed to emphasize the trademark elegance and luxury of the JW Marriott brand while combining urban sophistication and contemporary style reflecting dynamic Dongdaemun district with the comfort and tranquility of a destination offering genuine relaxation.
The hotel’s aim is to deliver exceptional experiences of rest and rejuvenation in a perfect ambiance where deluxe comfort meets highly personalized service.
The hotel’s jewel-like exterior, designed to complement its historical setting, not only reflects the natural curves of Heunginjimun Gate but derives its patterns, colors, and materials from the historic structure.
Meanwhile, the hotel interior brings together opulent materials with a sense of upscale comfort, minimal elegance and carefully curated artworks, infusing the entire destination with an unmistakable air of style and luxury.
Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 pm
Minimum Age to Check In: 19
Smoke Free Property
Pets Not Allowed
No pets allowed
Complimentary parking is available for only one car per room.
Accepts: Credit Cards
Contactless mobile payments
Concierge desk service
Property has elevators
Languages spoken by staff:
English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean
For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +82 2-2276-3000
Accessible on-site parking
Property has elevators
Self Operating lift or a sloped entry in hotel swimming pools
Service Animals are Welcome
Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs
Van Accessible on-site parking
Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool
Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible
Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible
Entrance to On-Site Spa is Accessible
Main Entrance is Accessible
Meeting Spaces are Accessible
On-Site Restaurants are Accessible
Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor
Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand
Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers
Bathtub Grab Rails
Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors
Electronic Room Key
Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing
Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors
Lowered Electrical Outlets
Mobility accessible rooms
Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom
Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors
Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled
Transfer Showers in Guest Rooms
Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors
LEED: New Construction Certified
Carbon Footprint: 98.57 kg per room night
Water Footprint: 2922.2 liters per room night
Guest Room Recycling
Electric car charging
The check-in time at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul is 3:00 pm and the check-out time is 12:00 pm.
The pet policy at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul is:
Pets Not Allowed (No pets allowed)
The parking options at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul are:
Complimentary On-Site Parking
Valet: Hourly: ₩27000
Electric Car Charging Station
Complimentary parking is available for only one car per room.
The property amenities at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul are:
Dry Cleaning Service
Wake up Calls
Yes, JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul has free Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.