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South Korea JW Marriott on a volcanic island

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JW Marriott is opening the JW Marriott Jeju Resort & Spa in Seogwipo, South Korea. The chain's new luxury hotel stands atop a cliff and offers views of the coastline of the volcanic island of Jeju, dubbed Korea's Hawaii.

The JW Marriott Jeju Resort & Spa offers 197 rooms, including 28 suites of 92 sqm. The hotel is located on one of the 27 trails that make up the Olle Trail, a local hiking trail with a total length of 437 km. Guests of the hotel can use the approx. 17.7 km long road that runs along the shoreline to view the assessment and neighbouring Beomseom Island.

We are delighted to introduce the JW Marriott brand to Jeju island, one of South Korea's most beautiful holiday destinations with its unique culture, history and traditions, as well as its spectacular UNESCO World heritage-listed natural attractions.
Bruce Rohr, Vice President and Global Brand Leader, JW Marriott

The hotel operates two restaurants, The Flying Hog and Yeoumul, as well as the Botan bar and Spa by JW. Bill Bensley is responsible for the interior design, which was inspired by the nature of the volcanic island and its local traditions.

The JW Marriott chain consists of more than 100 hotels in more than 30 countries around the world.

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