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2019.8.2 Hotel events

Aug 02,2019
The Westin Chosun Seoul

Through Aug. 31: Lounge & Bar at The Westin Chosun Seoul is providing a special summertime treat of shaved ice with fruit and parfaits to keep you cool in the summer.

For the best summer desserts, Lounge & Bar carefully selects seasonal fruits, such as watermelon and green grapes, harvested for their peak of flavor and texture. The shaved ice with watermelon is served in a watermelon bowl, topped with watermelon juice ice cubes and seed-shaped chocolate.

Lounge & Bar uses watermelons grown between the Nakdong River and Mount Gaya in North Gyeongsang.

Lounge & Bar also provides shaved ice with green grapes. To make the dessert, Lounge & Bar makes green grape juice, freezes the juice for three days and then shaves the cubes to make light and fluffy ice.

The Westin Chosun Seoul: (02) 771-0500

106 Sogong-ro, central Seoul


Grand Hilton Seoul

Through Sept. 30: ‘Tis the season for the “Grand Hilton Barbecue,” where guests can enjoy barbecued treats prepared on the spot at the hotel’s outdoor terrace.

In addition to the existing buffet menu, the chef prepares top-quality meat and fresh seafood on the barbecue.

Diners can taste an unlimited number of dishes. Mongolian barbecue, a famous menu item at the Grand Hilton Seoul, is a Mongolian teppanyaki (grilled on an iron griddle) dish that was developed for Mongolian warriors as a quick meal with high protein intake.

Customers can select various vegetables, meats and seafoods, and bring them to the chef, who will cook everything in front of you.

A variety of dishes - including 100 buffet menus, including Korean, Chinese, Japanese and Western cuisines, as well as dessert - are available.

The promotion is only available on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.

The price is 85,000 won ($72), including tax and service charges.

Grand Hilton Seoul: (02) 3216-5656

Yeonhui-ro 353, Seodaemun District


Park Hyatt Busan

Through Aug. 31: Park Hyatt Busan Living Room Bar, featuring a splendid night view of the Gwangan Bridge, presents a series of sweet live performances by visiting musician Anastasia Pashinova.

Anastasia, a Russian pianist and vocalist, majored in piano at the Moscow State Institute of Culture University. She has performed in a variety of formats, including at concerts and in a band, as well as appearing on “Battle of Choirs 2,” a Russian TV program. Since then, she has built her musical career by performing live at several chain hotels, including The Westin Doha Hotel and Resort in Qatar and Shangri-La Muscat Hotel.

Live performances by Anastasia, which will add romance to summer nights through various musical genres, will be held from 7:30 p.m. to midnight on Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday, from 8:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, with no performances on Mondays and Tuesdays. Meanwhile, Living Room Bars presents “Happy Hour” until Aug. 31, with selected beverages available at a 25-percent discount, every day from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Park Hyatt Busan: (051) 990-1234

51, Marine City 1-ro, Haeundae District


Millennium Seoul Hilton

Saturdays and Sundays: Millennium Seoul Hilton’s Cilantro Deli, located in the main lobby of the hotel, is hosting an afternoon tea perfect for fashionistas. Expected to be a huge draw for women in their 20s and 30s, this event is made to be incredibly Instagram-friendly. The exquisitely crafted sandwiches and desserts will delight the eyes as much as the palate. Almost too adorable to eat, this fashionista afternoon tea set is available weekend afternoons from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

The tea set will include a choice of a large chocolate high heel or clutch bag, as well as other miniature chocolate items in the shape of lipstick, perfume bottle and other must-haves accessory. You’ll love sharing photos of everything on social media - from the mega-stuffed macarons to the miniature scones, open-faced sandwiches and other delectable finger foods. The tea set comes with your choice of coffee or tea. It is 40,000 won per person including tax and service charge (a minimum of two persons required).

Millennium Seoul Hilton: (02) 317-3000

Namdaemunro 5-ga, Jung District