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Namsan Outdoor Botanical Garden (남산 야외식물원)

Namsan Outdoor Botanical Garden (남산 야외식물원)

0m    33077     2021-01-22

323, Sowol-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-2-798-3771

Namsan Outdoor Botanical Garden opened its doors on February 18, 1997 in Hannam-dong, where the residential complex for foreigners once stood before it was demolished in 1994. Covering an area of around 59 ㎡, it is divided into 13 themed gardens with a total 117,132 plants from 269 species. Among this diversity, 60,912 plants from 129 species are tree types and 56,220 plants from 140 species are grass types.

La Cucina (라 쿠치나)

La Cucina (라 쿠치나)

121m    8558     2019-08-01

10, Hoenamu-ro 44ga-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-2-794-6005

La Cucina, located across from the main gate of the Grand Hyatt Seoul, is an Italian restaurant that opened in 1990. The kitchen of the restaurant is divided into five different sections each offering its own carefully selected cuisine. The main menu includes lobster spaghetti, Mediterranean seafood spaghetti and grilled lamb.

The restaurant offers over 700 bottles of wine from its cellar located in the basement of the restaurant. An in-house sommelier will assist you in choosing the best wine. At night, you may enjoy a fantastic view of the Namsan Seoul Tower while dining out on the terrace.

Grand Hyatt Seoul Ice Skating Rink (그랜드하얏트 서울 아이스링크)

Grand Hyatt Seoul Ice Skating Rink (그랜드하얏트 서울 아이스링크)

210m    77165     2019-06-14

322, Sowol-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-2-799-8113

The Grand Hyatt Hotel's beautiful ice skating rink has been featured in a number of Korean TV commercials and dramas. Skating with an open-view of Hangang River and the Gangnam area makes for a romantic dating spot for couples and a perfect place to enjoy winter sports for visitors with friends and families. Also, a night view of the center of the city is available from Grand Hyatt Hotel.

Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art (삼성미술관 리움)

Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art (삼성미술관 리움)

371m    103955     2021-08-12

60-16, Itaewon-ro 55-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-2-2014-6901

Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, exhibits traditional and modern art works by Korean and international artists. The museum itself is just as fascinating as the art works on display, since the museum's three buildings were designed by internationally renowned architects Mario Botta, Jean Nouvel, and Rem Koolhaas.

MUSEUM 1 houses traditional Korean art, such as calligraphy, paintings, ceramic arts, and metal craftwork, while MUSEUM 2 displays modern and contemporary art by both Korean and international artists.

GOO STK733 (GOO STK 733)

GOO STK733 (GOO STK 733)

457m    1205     2021-03-26

101, Itaewon-ro 27-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-2-794-7339

It is the first steak house in Korea. This restaurant's signature menu is steak. This Western dishes restaurant is located in Yongsan-gu, Seoul.

Blue Square (블루스퀘어)

Blue Square (블루스퀘어)

500m    67611     2019-09-10

294, Itaewon-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-1544-1591

Blue Square is a culture complex built by Interpark Group to help advance the performing arts. It opened in November 2011 as the largest performing art hall in Korea. It has a musical theater with 1,766 seats, a concert hall with 1,382 seats, and two grand theaters.

Comme des Garçons (꼼데가르송)

Comme des Garçons (꼼데가르송)

536m    48661     2021-06-18

261, Itaewon-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-2-749-1153

Located in Hannam-dong, Seoul, the local flagship store of Japanese avant-garde brand Comme des Garçons is not simply a fashion brand outlet but rather a cultural complex introducing Comme des Garçons’s brand philosophy and values. Comme des Garçons, meaning “like a boy” in French, believes “women should be able to dress like a boy forever.” The flagship store introduces the total lifestyle of Comme des Garçons from fashion to perfume and art to food. The six-story building has a unique tunnel-like structure consisting of five fashion areas and over a dozen product lines on display. In addition to the store, art space “Gallery Six” and the French-inspired "Rose Bakery" keep visitors entertained.

Passion 5 (패션5)

Passion 5 (패션5)

557m    58058     2020-02-26

272, Itaewon-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-2-2071-9505

Passion 5 is located near Hangangjin Station in Hannam-dong and is a premium dessert café & gallery launched by SPC Group. The Passion 5 bakery brings a whole new culture of after-dining, providing customers with a diverse selection of delicious desserts including hand-made chocolates and puddings. Visitors can enjoy their treats in a gallery atmosphere.

The name Passion 5 comes from the combining of five elements: the bakery, patisserie, chocolates and café. The final element is the passion of those who create the desserts. The desserts are exquisitely designed and each element has its own unique atmosphere. In addition to the wonderful items from the bakery, there are usually 300 to 400 dessert items to choose from including cakes, puddings and chocolates.

PLATFORM PLACE HANNAM [Korea Quality] / 플랫폼 플레이스(한남점) [한국관광 품질인증]

PLATFORM PLACE HANNAM [Korea Quality] / 플랫폼 플레이스(한남점) [한국관광 품질인증]

566m    8289     2020-09-10

268, Itaewon-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-2-797-4628

"Platform Place Hannam Branch opened in June 2014 near the main street of Itaewon in Yongsan-gu, Seoul as a specialty store selling living goods. Platform Place is a fashion select shop selling imported brands that are not officially distributed in Korea, among other brands, but each branch is individually designed to fit the regional characteristics and customers. Hannam Branch in particular carries living and daily goods, stationery, kitchenware, and various design products. Decorated with natural wood, the store creates a pleasant mood for shopping. Platform Place offers a wide range of products and designs. Many items, especially stationery like notebooks and ballpoint pens, and practical scissors and nail clippers have unusual, unique designs. The store also carries over 50 rare brands: Saint James, Neul, Norse Projects, Blue de Paname, Homecore, Rocky Mountain Featherbed, Club Petanque, Nanamika, Ordinary Fits, Cuisse de Grenouill, Veja, Bronte, etc. The select shop is easily accessible by public transportation due to its proximity to Hanganjin Station on Seoul Subway Line No. 6. Shoppers with cars can use paid public parking near the subway station."

Bada Sikdang (바다식당)

Bada Sikdang (바다식당)

581m    3560     2021-05-25

18, Itaewon-ro, 49-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-2-795-1317

This is a restaurant that sells thick beef bone broth-based Budaejjigae (spicy sausage stew). This Korean dishes restaurant is located in Yongsan-gu, Seoul. The most famous menu is sausage stew.

Grand Hyatt Seoul (그랜드 하얏트 서울)

217m    65305     2021-02-26

322, Sowol-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
+82-2-797-1234

The Grand Hyatt Seoul is an international business hotel located 10 minutes away from the center of the city and 20 minutes away from Yeouido and Gangnam, boasting a view of the Hangang River to the south and the scenery of Namsan Mountain to the north. It is also located only 70 minutes and 50 minutes away from Incheon International Airport and Gimpo International Airport respecitvely, making the hotel a convenient option for international travelers.

Grand Hyatt Seoul has twelve restaurants and bars that serve authentic meals and develop menus that lead the culinery trend. The hotel is also equipped with conference rooms, sports facilities, and spa services.

Bicena (비채나)

508m    2993     2017-02-03


+82-2-749-6795

Bicena provides tasty Korean cuisine available only in Korea in a refined interior.