The Itaewon Hotel is located on the slope of Mt. Namsan in central Seoul and adjacent to the Hangang River. It’s famous for the beautiful Hangang River scenery from its refined rooms, and it only takes about 10 minutes to get to the downtown area.
Itaewon is a well known shopping area. The tradition continues today as Itaewon attracts thousands of foreign shoppers. The Itaewon shopping district covers a 1.4km length, stretching from the 8th U.S. Army headquarters in Yongsan eastwards to Hannam-dong and contains over 1,000 different stores and shops with new facilities and luxurious styles. The area also has a vibrant nightlife scene with many bars and nightclubs as well.