GLAD Hotel Yeouido has a Brutalist facade with an unusual brick pattern, unlike the hotel's neighbours of modernist glass constructions in Yeouido, Seoul
's "Manhattan" district. Interiors also feature bricks creating warm and cozy interiors.
Practic and simple, rooms come in 8 different categories and feature custom-designed and high-end furniture. Room facilities include a minibar, a workdesk, a seating area, Bluetooth speakers, tea/coffee making facilities and a flat-screen TV. There is one traditional Korean "Ondol" room available.
The hotel offers a 24-hour fitness centre, a restaurant and a bar specializing in whiskeys.
• 319 rooms (24-65m2)
• Hotel opened: December 2014
• Architecture: JOH & Company
• Interiors: JOH & Company, Daehye Interior & Architecture
• Bathroom amenities: Kudos