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Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences

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Lobby lounge
Outdoor spa tub
Luxury Room, 1 King Bed | Premium bedding, down comforters, minibar, in-room safe
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Overview of Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences

Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences

5.0 star property
8.8 out of 10 Excellent
8.8/10 Excellent

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking included
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
209, Jamsil-ro, Songpa-gu, Seoul, 05552

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLotte World Tower6 min walk
  • Popular LocationOlympic Park12 min walk
  • Popular LocationLotte World12 min walk
  • AirportSeoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.)56 min drive

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About this area


Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences is located in Jamsil-dong, a neighborhood in Seoul, and is near a metro station and near theme parks. Lotte World Mall and COEX Convention and Exhibition Center are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit KidZania and Lotte World. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Seoul Olympic Stadium.

What's nearby

  • Lotte World Tower - 6 min walk
  • Lotte World Mall - 7 min walk
  • Charlotte Theater - 11 min walk
  • Olympic Park - 12 min walk
  • Lotte World - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Suseo Station - 6 min drive
  • Songpanaru Station - 11 min walk
  • Incheon Intl. Airport (ICN) - 58 min drive


  • Burger King - 2 min walk
  • Gong Cha - 2 min walk
  • The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf - 4 min walk
  • 코바치 - 1 min walk
  • Jardin D’hiver - 7 min walk

About this property

Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences

5-star luxury hotel near Lotte World
Located close to Lotte World Mall and Lotte World Tower, Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences provides a roundtrip airport shuttle, a grocery/convenience store, and shopping on site. Indulge in a body treatment, aromatherapy, and a facial at SOFITEL SPA BY BEAUTÉ BR, the onsite spa. The onsite bistro, FAIT MAISON, features French cuisine and brunch. In addition to a coffee shop/cafe and dry cleaning/laundry services, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi, with speed of 100+ Mbps (good for 1–2 people or up to 6 devices).
Additional perks include:
  • An indoor pool and a children's pool, with sun loungers and a lifeguard on site
  • Free self parking, plus valet parking (surcharge)
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), free bicycle rentals, and an electric car charging station
  • An electric bike charging station, a banquet hall, and concierge services
  • Guest reviews speak highly of the breakfast
Room features
All 563 rooms boast comforts such as 24-hour room service and premium bedding, as well as perks like pillow menus and air conditioning.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Down comforters and free cribs/infant beds
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and bidets
  • 55-inch Smart TVs with digital channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, separate sitting areas, and smart speakers


Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Japanese, Korean

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Property is disinfected using an electrostatic sprayer
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea)
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired internet
  • In-room WiFi speed: 100+ Mbps (good for 1–2 people or up to 6 devices)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired internet

Parking and transportation

  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) from 5:00 AM to 10:30 PM at scheduled times
  • Free secured, covered self parking on site
  • Secured, covered valet parking on site (KRW 25,000 per night)
  • Limited onsite parking (max 1 space per unit)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Daily buffet breakfast available 6:30 AM–10:30 AM for a fee: KRW 66,000 for adults and KRW 33,000 for children
  • A bar/lounge
  • A coffee shop/cafe
  • A restaurant

Restaurants on site

  • MIO

Things to do

  • Bicycle storage
  • Children's pool
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Free children's club
  • Full-service spa
  • Gym
  • Indoor pool
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Free children's club
  • Free crib
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lifeguards on site
  • Soundproofed rooms


  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • 6,318 square feet of conference space


  • Pool loungers

Full-service spa

  • 5 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Facials
  • Massage
  • Spa open daily


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible airport shuttle
  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Handrails in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant


  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Electric bike charging
  • Lifeguards
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Blackout drapes
  • Down comforter
  • Free crib
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding


  • Bathrobes
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shampoo
  • Slippers
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Towels


  • 55-inch Smart TV with digital channels
  • Smart speaker

Food and drink

  • 24-hour room service
  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant dining guides


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Window screens

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age: 19


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property’s main fitness center, changing room, pool, and sauna are closed on the first Tuesday of every month and the 5th-floor fitness center and kids lounge are closed on the second Tuesday of every month.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, access to the pool is available by reservation only.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Children can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are available for KRW 55000 per night
Free cribs are available on request at the property

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: approximately KRW 66000 for adults and KRW 33000 for children
  • Airport shuttle fee: KRW 18000 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: KRW 12000 (one-way), (from 6 to 12 years old)
  • Covered valet parking fee: KRW 25000 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: KRW 55000 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 17 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility

National rating

For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

Property is also known as

Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel
Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences Hotel
Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences Seoul
Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences Hotel Seoul

Frequently asked questions

Does Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences have a pool?

Yes, this property has an indoor pool and a children's pool. Pool access is from 6:00 AM–10:00 PM.

How much does it cost to stay at Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences?

As of Jun 5, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences on Jul 3, 2023 start from CA $323.82, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much is parking at Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - anytime.

What time is check-out at Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences?

Check-out is at 11:00 AM.

Does Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs 5:00 AM–10:30 PM at scheduled times. A fee of KRW 18000 per person applies.

Where is Sofitel Ambassador Seoul Hotel & Serviced Residences located?

Located in Jamsil-dong, this family-friendly Seoul hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Lotte World Tower and Lotte World Mall. Olympic Park and Lotte World are also within 15 minutes. Songpanaru Station is 11 minutes by foot and Jamsil Station is 11 minutes.




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10/10 Excellent

jae, la mirada

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
What a wonderful place to stay this hotel
Stayed 3 nights in May 2023

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Had a great stay - lovely staff and great service. Rooms were also very large and good!
Stayed 5 nights in May 2023

6/10 Okay


Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Good stay
Stayed 1 night in May 2023

10/10 Excellent


Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great place, great location
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent

Mildred Sandra

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staffs are very bery helpful. Really enjoy my stay there
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2023

8/10 Good


Travelled with group
Liked: Staff & service
Staff easily and quickly switched our room once we arrived and found it uncleaned.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2023

2/10 Terrible


Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2023

10/10 Excellent


Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
very good
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2023

10/10 Excellent


Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2022

8/10 Good


Stayed 1 night in Jan 2023