Accor has signed its first MGallery hotel in
Scheduled to open in 2022, the project will
include residences, offices and the MGallery hotel.
Located in Mapo,
Seoul, the MGallery Seoul overlooks the Hangang River offering picturesque
views of the charming Yeouido city skyline and beyond. The Mapo subway
station is just a five-minute walk from the hotel.
The hotel will feature 197
guestrooms, a range of dining outlets, an outdoor swimming pool
and meeting spaces for weddings, conferences and events.
Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer of Accor
for Upper Southeast & Northeast Asia and Maldives, said, “The signing
of an MGallery Hotel in Seoul marks a key milestone for our group,
as it represents our focus on expanding Accor’s luxury hotel
portfolio in South Korea. The MGallery brand is a beautiful
collection of addresses where each hotel is individually styled
allowing guests to experience a range of locally-inspired
offerings. We are delighted to expand the brand’s presence in
Northeast Asia following the recent launch of our first MGallery
hotel in Japan with the successful opening of MGallery Kyoto Yura.”
Accor Ambassador Korea Hotel
Management Co., Ltd. currently operates 24 hotels in South Korea
with 5 hotels in the pipeline slated to open by 2022.