Courtyard by Marriott Opens in Koreas Pangyo Techno Valley

Travel News Asia Videos Podcasts Latest Travel News Asia Wednesday, 30 April 2014

Marriott has expanded its portfolio of hotels in Seoul with the opening of the Courtyard by Marriott Seoul Pangyo.

Located in the heart of the Pangyo Techno Valley, a rising information technology cluster in Seongnam city, the 282-room hotel is just a three minute walk away from the Pangyo subway station which gives direct access to Seoul Gangnam in just 16 minutes, and easy access to all southern Gyeonggi areas.

Don Cleary, Marriott Internationals chief operations officer for Asia Pacific, said, We are delighted to be opening this Courtyard hotel as the first Marriott branded property in Koreas Gyeonggi province and are proud to be the first hotel to be built in this emerging IT business hub. In Mirae Asset we have found an excellent partner and we look forward to a long association with them to ensure the ongoing success of this exciting hotel.

For the discerning frequent business travellers, Courtyard by Marriott Seoul Pangyo implements a 100% smoke-free policy throughout the hotel and offers three room types ranging in size from 26 to 42 square meters, all equipped with a 40 flat screen smart TV, comfortable work desk and ergonomic chair and high-speed internet access to help guests stay more productive.

An Executive Lounge is located on the top 19th floor and offers complimentary daily breakfast, evening happy hour service with canaps, complimentary coffee and tea and free meeting room usage benefits.

The complex is a 19-story building, with the hotel occupying the 8th floor and above with offices, retail shops, restaurants and coffee houses situated in floors below.

Paul Cannings, Courtyard by Marriott Seoul Pangyos general manger, said, It is very exciting to introduce Marriott Internationals vision for smart business travel which combine innovative technology with contemporary design and comfort through this new Courtyard property in this developing city and with our optimum location, we hope to build a strong presence in the area targeting business travellers and local residents.

Marriott, Courtyard, Seoul, Korea

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