AccorHotels announces its plans to open Fairmont Ambassador Seoul in Yeouido, a luxurious 326-room hotel that is part of an integrated development by Parc 1. Designed by renowned architect Richard Rogers, the eco-friendly hotel, which will open in 2020, will feature a rooftop terrace, spa, fitness centre, pool, conference hall and four restaurants and a bar.
“This partnership presents an opportunity for us to leverage on our expertise in hotel management to set a luxury footprint to introduce the Fairmont brand into the market. The opening of Fairmont Ambassador Seoul in 2020 will become the group’s newest landmark in South Korea,” says Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer of AccorHotels Upper Southeast and Northeast Asia.
Apart from this, more luxury hotels under Fairmont is to open later in 2017 include Fairmont Amman in Jordan and Fairmont Riyadh in Saudi Arabia, along with the newest, largest and most state-of-the-art hotel in Austin, TX later this year.