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Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul

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221, Itaewon-ro, Yongsan-guSeoulSeoul140-893South Korea

Boutique hotel with restaurant, near National Museum of Korea
  • Free WiFi
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Great location
Delicious food
Quite clean
Wellness Area
Wellness & sports facilities could be improved
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Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul

from $73
  • Superior Double Room
  • Superior Twin Room
  • Deluxe Twin Room
  • Duplex Party Suite
  • Gold Suite

What’s around Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul


  • In Yongsan-gu
  • National Museum of Korea nearby
  • Namsan Park nearby
  • War Memorial of Korea nearby
  • N Seoul Tower nearby
  • Dongdaemun Market nearby
  • Sungnyemun Gate nearby
  • Deoksugung Palace nearby

Getting around

  • Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.) - 10.8 miles/17.4 km
  • Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.) - 30.6 miles/49.3 km
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Limited parking
  • RV, bus, and truck parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul

Art-inspired hotel in the vibrant Itaewon neighborhood

Near Itaewon Station

This arty hotel is centrally located in Itaewon, Seoul's globally diverse district of shops, entertainment, and culture, just north of the Hangang River. To explore outside the area, it's a short walk to Subway Line 6 at Itaewon Station, connecting you to the rest of the city.

Bus to Dongdaemun Market

On the slopes of Namsan Mountain, 5 minutes away on foot, is the spectacular Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, housing traditional Korean art with modern masters. The open food stalls of Dongdaemun Market are a few minutes north by bus.

Unique lobby designs

You could begin the day in the chic, sun-drenched Café Amiga with the breakfast buffet (surcharge), or return for lunch and dinner at Saboten restaurant. In the evening you can unwind after a workout in the fitness center with a cup of green tea and take a moving seat on the lobby's playful swings.

Free WiFi and soaking bathtubs

All 130 guestrooms are designed with white furnishings, colorful pop art, and bathrooms feature rainfall showerheads. Guests can utilize free WiFi and iPod® docking stations, or grab a drink from the minibar and catch the news on the 32-inch LCD TV.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 130 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 12 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-noon
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 19

Travelling with others


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Valet parking (limited) *

  • RV/bus/truck parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
  • Nightclub
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • One meeting room
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1987
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • Tablet computer
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features


Godiva - Onsite restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Saboten - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul’s small print

Also known as

  • Boutique Hotel Itaewon
  • Itaewon IP Boutique Hotel
  • Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel Itaewon
  • Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel
  • Imperial Palace Boutique Itaewon
  • Imperial Palace Boutique
  • Hotel IP
  • Hotel Itaewon
  • IP Boutique
  • IP Boutique Hotel
  • IP Boutique Hotel Itaewon
  • IP Boutique Itaewon
  • IP Hotel Itaewon
  • Itaewon Boutique Hotel


This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Parking height restrictions apply.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Valet parking costs KRW 3000 per night with in/out privileges

Rollaway beds are available for KRW 30,250 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of KRW 15730 per person (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of KRW 132000 per vehicle (one-way)

Airport shuttle service for children up to age 18 costs KRW 132000 (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Good 7.8 From 428 reviews

Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul
Very Good8.0
Excellent location; reasonable price; nice accommo
Great location for my needs; hospitable staff; nice, clean rooms. This hotel is now a "regular" for me.
Joe, us17 night trip
Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul
Love motel don't go if want a conformable stay
Expecting a respectable place to chrash a night, place it's a love motel, with a night club on the basement which doesn't allow access to westerns, staff ruddly state that!
Adrian, us1 night trip
Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul
Great location in Seoul
it is an unique hotel located in the heart of Itaewon. Rooms are very modern all glass and chrome.It is near many, not only Korean, but many international restaurants. Only a couple of blocks from the Subway. Can catch bus to the airport across the street... Price is great when booked through
Brenda, us2 night trip
Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul
Too expensive snacks in the fridge.
Anden, us2 night trip
Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul
Very Good8.0
Iteawon getaway
Antolyn, us1 night trip

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Imperial Palace Boutique Hotel, Itaewon, Seoul

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