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Rosewood’s Asaya wellness concept to debut in Seoul in 2027
16 May 2023 . BY Megan Whitby
The hotel will open in Seoul – the capital city of South Korea – and mark Rosewood's first foray into the Korean market / Rosewood Hotels & Resorts
The hotel will open in Seoul – the capital city of South Korea – and mark Rosewood's first foray into the Korean market / Rosewood Hotels & Resorts
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by Eleven D&C, one of Korea’s leading real estate developers, to manage Rosewood Seoul, a new-build ultra-luxury hotel in South Korea set to open in 2027.

Situated beside Yongsan Park in the heart of the city, the global hospitality brand’s flagship South Korean hotel will satisfy the needs of urban wellness enthusiasts with its 4,500sq m Asaya spa.

Asaya is Rosewood’s signature wellness concept focused on the intersections between physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. The Asaya brand was originally launched at Rosewood Phuket, Asaya and is founded on five pillars – Emotional Balance, Fitness and Nutrition, Physical Therapies, Skin Health and Community.

Rosewood says this upcoming expression of Asaya will be designed to incorporate offerings that speak to Korea’s cutting-edge approach and commitment to health and beauty.

The spa will have multiple treatment rooms, hydrotherapy and relaxation areas, an indoor pool, luxury locker rooms and saunas, as well as a state-of-the-art fitness centre and an indoor golfing facility.

Although K-Pop and K-Beauty have hit the mainstream, much of Korean culture is still under-represented, including Korean wellness, says native Leekyung Han who specialises in hospitality real estate and development projects.

Check out the most recent issue of Spa Business to hear more about why Korea has so much potential to take off as an exciting new destination for spas and wellness facilities.

Urban hospitality
The new Rosewood hotel will exist within The Parkside Seoul, a significant development occupying the former site of the United Nations Command.

Akin to Central Park in New York or Hyde Park in London, the hotel’s neighbouring Yongsan Park will serve as a new hub that stretches from the banks of the Han River to the foot of Namsan Mountain and includes noteworthy attractions such as the National Museum of Korea.

Led by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates – a prestigious American architecture firm that has guided several of Rosewood’s most prolific projects across Asia – Rosewood Seoul’s design will channel Rosewood’s guiding A Sense of Place philosophy.

This principle ensures that each property’s destination serves to inform the entirety of the guest experience. Inspired by Seoul’s famed architecture, known for its futuristic lines and eye-catching facades, the new hotel will blend seamlessly into the sleek and contemporary skyline of the city. Designed by interior design firm Space Copenhagen, Rosewood Seoul will feature approximately 250 rooms and suites, making it one of the largest hotels in the city.

The urban property will boast a selection of amenities curated to welcome both guests and locals, including seven restaurants, multi-purpose event space and Rosewood Explorers, the brand’s culturally inspired kids club concept.
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Omorovicza celebrates Claridge’s partnership with exclusive two-hour ritual inspired by ballet
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111Skin announces launch of Wrinkle Erasing Retinol Patches
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PRODUCT NEWS
Rosewood’s Asaya wellness concept to debut in Seoul in 2027
16 May 2023 . BY Megan Whitby
The hotel will open in Seoul – the capital city of South Korea – and mark Rosewood's first foray into the Korean market / Rosewood Hotels & Resorts
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by Eleven D&C, one of Korea’s leading real estate developers, to manage Rosewood Seoul, a new-build ultra-luxury hotel in South Korea set to open in 2027.

Situated beside Yongsan Park in the heart of the city, the global hospitality brand’s flagship South Korean hotel will satisfy the needs of urban wellness enthusiasts with its 4,500sq m Asaya spa.

Asaya is Rosewood’s signature wellness concept focused on the intersections between physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. The Asaya brand was originally launched at Rosewood Phuket, Asaya and is founded on five pillars – Emotional Balance, Fitness and Nutrition, Physical Therapies, Skin Health and Community.

Rosewood says this upcoming expression of Asaya will be designed to incorporate offerings that speak to Korea’s cutting-edge approach and commitment to health and beauty.

The spa will have multiple treatment rooms, hydrotherapy and relaxation areas, an indoor pool, luxury locker rooms and saunas, as well as a state-of-the-art fitness centre and an indoor golfing facility.

Although K-Pop and K-Beauty have hit the mainstream, much of Korean culture is still under-represented, including Korean wellness, says native Leekyung Han who specialises in hospitality real estate and development projects.

Check out the most recent issue of Spa Business to hear more about why Korea has so much potential to take off as an exciting new destination for spas and wellness facilities.

Urban hospitality
The new Rosewood hotel will exist within The Parkside Seoul, a significant development occupying the former site of the United Nations Command.

Akin to Central Park in New York or Hyde Park in London, the hotel’s neighbouring Yongsan Park will serve as a new hub that stretches from the banks of the Han River to the foot of Namsan Mountain and includes noteworthy attractions such as the National Museum of Korea.

Led by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates – a prestigious American architecture firm that has guided several of Rosewood’s most prolific projects across Asia – Rosewood Seoul’s design will channel Rosewood’s guiding A Sense of Place philosophy.

This principle ensures that each property’s destination serves to inform the entirety of the guest experience. Inspired by Seoul’s famed architecture, known for its futuristic lines and eye-catching facades, the new hotel will blend seamlessly into the sleek and contemporary skyline of the city. Designed by interior design firm Space Copenhagen, Rosewood Seoul will feature approximately 250 rooms and suites, making it one of the largest hotels in the city.

The urban property will boast a selection of amenities curated to welcome both guests and locals, including seven restaurants, multi-purpose event space and Rosewood Explorers, the brand’s culturally inspired kids club concept.
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Ojmar introduces battery-free electronic locker to cut carbon footprints in health clubs and spas
Smart lock manufacturer Ojmar has released the OTS20 Batteryless – the first battery-free electronic locker lock on the market. The smart lock is powered by Ojmar's patented 'Push Power' technology, which harnesses the energy created by a simple push of the nozzle.
Omorovicza celebrates Claridge’s partnership with exclusive two-hour ritual inspired by ballet
Hungarian skincare brand Omorovicza has introduced a signature treatment to mark its new partnership with the spa at the iconic Claridge’s hotel in London.
111Skin announces launch of Wrinkle Erasing Retinol Patches
Founder of 111Skin Dr Yannis Alexandrides has introduced the brand’s new Wrinkle Erasing Retinol Patches to provide a needle-free solution for wrinkles on the forehead and around the eyes and mouth.
Swissline creates Never-Creased Sunscreen SPF 50 for mature skin
Swissline has enhanced its Cell Shock Age Intelligence Collection with the introduction of the Never-Creased Sunscreen SPF 50. This new product is designed to nourish and safeguard the skin from sun damage, focusing on the face, neck and décolleté.
Acupuncture and physiotherapy inspire Comfort Zone’s new Facial Roller device
Comfort Zone has introduced the Facial Roller, a non-invasive tool used to stimulate local microcirculation and promote better absorption of products.
Living Earth Crafts creates Radiance PT LED light therapy bed
Living Earth Crafts (LEC) has unveiled the Radiance PT, a versatile treatment table designed to offer a range of LED light therapy treatments.
Biologique Recherche reveals triple-action Lift Buste 3D serum and protocol to enhance bust, décolleté and buttocks
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Fashionizer Spa reveals new partnership with Maybourne Riviera spa
The spa team at the prestigious French hotel, Maybourne Riviera, located in Roquebrune-Cap- Martin near Monaco, has chosen Fashionizer Spa to supply uniforms for its therapists.
Amra launches new SPF50+ Serum and announces spa partnerships in Maldives
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BC SoftWear announces new EU distribution centre
Spa textiles supplier, BC SoftWear, has opened the doors to a new distribution hub in the Netherlands as part of its expansion into Europe.
Eminence Organic Skin Care launches Charcoal & Black Seed Collection to purify and balance
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