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Welcome to JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

Experience a luxury stay at our Seoul, South Korea hotel

JW Marriot 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 in Seoul’s Dongdaemun neighborhood, near 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 Marriot Dongdaemun Square Seoul.

Hotel Contact Email
Please contact us at mhrs.seldp.ays@marriotthotels.com.
Seoul hotel indoor pool
Notice of Hotel Operation

The Pool is available at a charge. The fitness center open for 24hours. Breakfast buffet at Tavolo24 operates 6.30am-10am. Executive Lounge Access is limited to guest older than 18 years except for breakfast and evening cocktail available from 5pm-7pm.

Dongdaemun Exterior
Best Business Hotel in Seoul

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul has been recognized as one of the Best Business Hotel in Seoul by 'Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 2022'. It has been indeed we went through some growing pains after covid-19, and it made us more confident and stronger in our pursuit of being the best hotel in town. We'd like to take this opportunity to express our sincere gratitude for your support and patronage.

Rooftop bar in Seoul hotel
Jazz Inspiration with The Griffin Bar

Our sophisticated Dongdaemun rooftop bar boasts sweeping views of Seoul, designer cocktails, and an international restaurant menu with soulful live Jazz. The hip atmosphere, alongside the nice balance of professional musicians, and aspiring talent, makes the jazz scene in The Griffin Bar enticing and exciting. The chic, welcoming ambiance is perfect for private events. (Inquiry: +82 2 2276 3344)

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Rooms & Suites

Surround Yourself With Luxury at Our 5-Star Hotel

Wrap yourself in luxury during your travel to Dongdaemun and experience the amenities and iconic traditions of our eco-friendly urban hotel. Our premium rooms and executive suites offer a variety of options so you can enjoy Seoul in unrivaled comfort.

Presidential Suite

Presidential Suite is ideal for entertaining and includes a conference room for private business meetings.

Presidential Suite - Bedroom
Luxury Seoul hotel suite

Executive Sky View 

Enclosed in glass, Executive Sky View Rooms offer sweeping news and an exhilarating sense of space and freedom.

Hotel guest room in Seoul
Seoul view from hotel room

CLUB 501

CLUB 501 offers both health and fitness through state-of-the-art facilities, systems and customized lifestyle-based personal concierge services, and premium rest and relaxation through a variety of activity programs. Korea's first fitness club to feature eco-friendly LEED Gold certification, CLUB 501 is a haven of relaxation and culture in the heart of the city.

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.

Seoul hotel pool lounge chairs
Fitness center in Seoul hotel

Gourmet Journey

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul is delighted to offer a Variety of restarants and bars for your enjoyment.

Fuel Your Meeting Success & Make the Best Impression

With a cutting-edge large-format display media wall consisting of 98 ultra-high-definition televisions screens and a built-in sound system, the Grand Ballroom is capable of hosting a variety of events, including meetings, conferences, exhibitions, and weddings. Seating up to 590 people, the ballroom can also be divided into three separate spaces according to requires scale. The addition of uniquely attentive JW Marriott service and detailed consulting ensures ultimate success for every event.

Board Room

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.

Meeting boardroom in Seoul hotel

Grand Ballroom

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.

Wedding bridal room in Seoul

The Iconic Luxury in Seoul

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.

Guest Room - Cheonggyecheon View


JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

279, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea, 03198

Tel: +82 2-2276-3000
Distance from Property: 18.9 KM
Phone Number: +82 2-1661-2626
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Alternate Airport Transportation

Hotel limousine service-book directly with hotel in advance

Distance from Property: 55.4 KM
Phone Number: +82 2-1577-2600
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Alternate Airport Transportation

Hotel limousine service booked directly with hotel in advance


Bus Station

KAL Limousine Bus Stop #6702(From Incheon Airport (T1,T2) to - JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

Subway Station

Dongdaemun Station Line #1

Dongdaemun Station Line #4

Train Station


Plan and Prepare for your Stay

Concierge Services

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.

Executive Lounge

Design Story

JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul stands opposite one of Korea’s most important historic and cultural landmarks, Heunginjimun Gate. This unique location brings guests side by side with the country’s history and traditions, while also placing them at the heart of Dongdaemun, a non-stop fashion district where the latest designs by Korea’s hottest emerging designers first come to light, and a year-round calendar of cultural events means there’s always something exciting going on.

Trademark Elegance

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.

Hotel guest room in Seoul
Exceptional Ambiance

The hotel’s aim is to deliver exceptional experiences of rest and rejuvenation in a perfect ambiance where deluxe comfort meets highly personalized service.

Historic Design

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.

Seoul hotel pool lounge chairs
Opulent Style

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.


2022 Trip Advisor Travelers Choice Hotel
2022 Trip Advisor Travelers Choice Hotel

Property Details




Fitness Center

On-Site Golf

Indoor Pool

Hot Tub

Daily Housekeeping

Turndown Service

Meeting Space

Dry Cleaning Service


Hair salon

Room Service

Wake up Calls

Free Wifi

Service Request

Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Minimum Age to Check In: 19

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Not Allowed

No pets allowed

Parking Complimentary On-Site Parking

Hourly: ₩27000

Electric Car Charging Station
Additional Parking Information

Complimentary parking is available for only one car per room.

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards

Contactless mobile payments


Concierge desk service

Currency Exchange

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 Hotel Features

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 Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

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

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

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

Roll-in Shower

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: 112.67 kg per room night

Water Footprint: 2961.3 liters per room night

Environmental Practices

Guest Room Recycling

Electric car charging