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2019.6.28 Hotel events

June 28,2019
Millennium Seoul Hilton

Through July 7
: Millennium Seoul Hilton’s flagship all-day-dining and buffet restaurant will host a New Zealand Food Festival. During the festival, fresh and healthy New Zealand ingredients will be highlighted in the dishes offered at the buffet.

During the festival, guest chef Mark Harman will lead the kitchen in creating the dishes that utilize New Zealand’s best ingredients. Chef Harman hails from the North Island, where he is executive chef at the Distinction Palmerston North Hotel. With over a quarter century of experience under his belt, chef Harman has cooked for Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip, Bruce Willis, Alicia Keys and other distinguished celebrities. Some of the items to be showcased at the buffet include: kumara coconut and lemongrass soup; marinated New Zealand green lip mussels with New Zealand avocado and lime oil; grilled rosemary and garlic New Zealand lamb cutlets with salsa verde; BBQ New Zealand beef skewers with capsicum, courgette, mushroom and red onion; manuka honey roast pumpkin and kumara; and so much more.

Lunch is 94,000 won ($81) per person and dinner is 99,000 won. Buffet prices are inclusive of tax and service charge.

Millennium Seoul Hilton: (02) 317-3000

Namdaemunro 5-ga, Jung District


Park Hyatt Busan

Through July 26
: Park Hyatt Busan, which offers panoramic ocean views of Haeundae and Gwangan Bridge, presents its “2+1 Suite Offer,” which allows guests to enjoy leisurely vacations at hotels in the city.

The “2+1 Suite Offer” provides a complimentary third night during the same stay for guests staying for two nights, and applies to all types of Park Hyatt Busan suites. Park Hyatt Busan offers five types of suites, including the top suites (the Presidential Suite and the Diplomat Suite), as well as Park Executive Marina Suite, Park Executive Suite and Park Family Suite, at discounted prices. Each suite at Park Hyatt Busan features a luxurious and cozy bedroom, a separate living room area and floor-to-ceiling windows that offer beautiful views of Gwangan Bridge and exotic views of Busan Yachting Center.

Complimentary use of the indoor pool, which provides a natural outdoor environment within the hotel, and the fitness center, where guests can exercise while enjoying the view of Gwangan Bridge, are available to all hotel guests.

The “2+1 Suite Offer” is available for stays from July 1 to 26. Reservations must be made and full prepayment is required. Reservations cannot be changed or payments refunded. The offer is priced starting at 760,000 won (excluding tax; prices vary depending on room type and date booked; breakfast is not included) and rooms may be restricted depending on the situation when making a reservation.

Park Hyatt Busan: (051) 990-1234

51, Marine City 1-ro, Haeundae District


Four Seasons Hotel Seoul

: Four Seasons Hotel Seoul named Keith Motsi the new Head Bartender at speakeasy bar Charles H. this April. Motsi will oversee all bar operations and the cocktail program at the hotel following in the footsteps of his predecessor, Lorenzo Antinori, who successfully positioned Charles H. as the highest-ranked bar in Korea, ranking at No. 64 on the World’s Best Bars 2018 list.?

Born in Harare, Zimbabwe, and raised in Britain, Keith has traveled around the world as a bartender, gaining a wealth of international experience and working in many different locations around the world.

Before moving to Seoul, Keith was the head bartender at Four Seasons Hotel Beijing where he helped with the opening of Equis, a glamorous social lounge at the hotel composed of five different outlets. During this time, Keith achieved accolades, including the 2017 Bar of the Year, as well as 2018 Drinks Magazine China Hotel Bar of the Year.

Four Seasons Hotel Seoul: (02) 6388-5000

97 Saemunan-ro, Jongno District