97 Saemunan-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 03183, Korea

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Ringed by verdant mountains and dotted with grand, historic palaces and modern, glass-and-steel structures, Seoul is a dynamic capital city that is both deeply traditional and forward-thinking. Simply look outside your room’s floor-to-ceiling windows, and you’ll see what we mean. Our contemporary Gwanghwamun Hotel brings the Four Seasons experience to Korea for the first time, inviting you to indulge in complete serenity at our urban Spa, take a dip in our year-round pool or savour Michelin-starred, Cantonese cuisine at Yu Yuan, before joining us for a drink at Charles H., where Seoul’s bourgeoning, craft-cocktail scene is at its finest.


  • Premier Room bed with bench at foot, small sofa and table, flowers by large sunny windows, work desk
    Premier Room

    Flooded with natural light from the floor-to-ceiling windows, these serene, city-view rooms offer plenty of space for two, with an oversized living area, an executive desk and smartly designed, Italian-marble bathrooms.

  • City-View Executive Suite curved sofa under window, armchair, table with lamp by hallway to bathroom
    City-View Executive Suite

    Designed specifically for business travellers, these corner suites let you entertain friends or colleagues in the marble-floored living room next to stunning views of the city, while a separate bedroom provides the privacy and tranquillity you need after a hard day’s work.

  • Ambassador One-Bedroom Suite long sofa, brown silk pillows, two armchairs around table with liquor, corner windows and telescope
    Ambassador One-Bedroom Suite

    Wraparound views of Seoul’s dynamic skyline surround these upper-floor corner suites, whose walls of windows, well-appointed living area and oversized master bedroom create a sense of boundless space high above the city.

  • Palace-View Executive Suite bed, chaise at foot, shelf with vases, books beside window overlooking Gyeongbokgung Palace
    Palace-View Executive Suite

    With unobstructed, panoramic views of Gyeongbok Palace from every room, including the bathroom, these corner suites are guaranteed to leave an impression. Host meetings or drinks with friends in the living room, enjoy a custom night’s sleep in the separate bedroom, or enjoy a relaxing soak in the spa-like tub as you look out onto the palace.

  • Sejong Two-Bedroom Suite bed with bench at foot, leather wingback armchair and ottoman by window with Sejong Road views
    Sejong Two-Bedroom Suite

    Overlooking prestigious Sejong Road, these light-filled corner suites are ideal for hosting dinner parties or for spending quality time with family and friends. Floor-to-ceiling, wraparound windows surround the large living and dining area, and continue on to both bedrooms, each located on opposed sides of the suite for added privacy.

  • Modern glass lanterns hang over rustic wood bar with books, flowers, vases in sunny lounge
  • Chef stands behind long seafood buffet with crab legs, oysters on ice
Korean Sauna

Experience a quintessential part of daily Korean life

The Spa

Minimalist in design and filled with natural light, our Spa is your sanctuary in the middle of the city. Feel your stress melt away during one of our inspired treatments, which combine traditional healing techniques and modern therapies to restore balance, help you find equilibrium and make renew your youth. So come and relax with us – you’ve found your home away from home.

  • Modern white benches on tile floor between ladders leading to indoor pools, whirlpool
  • Lounge chairs with white cushions in row on indoor pool deck, past potted tropical plants

We still the hectic mind, banish mental stress and relax the entire body, even for a while.

Spa Manager

Seoul by Four Seasons