Casino resort developer Landing International Development Ltd on Wednesday announced the opening of Somerset Jeju Shinhwa World, the first phase of Landings’ new Jeju project.
Managed by hospitality operator, Ascott Limited, Somerset Jeju Shinhwa World offers 344 units of three-bedroom resort condominium units with thoughtfully furnished and designed interiors.
Somerset Jeju Shinhwa World also offers a wide range of modern amenities such as a clubhouse with a spacious lobby lounge, a fully-equipped gymnasium, a restaurant offering international cuisine, as well as an indoor playroom and a large outdoor play area for children.
Mr. Max Phillips, Ascott’s country general manager for South Korea, said: “We are delighted to see that our partnership with Jeju Shinhwa World forges closer ties and creates greater value with the opening of Somerset Jeju Shinhwa World.
“With Ascott’s experience in operating award-winning serviced residences globally and in Korea, our strengths complement each other for opening the first international-class full serviced resort condominium in Jeju to capture the attention of global visitors. We believe that we could ride on the synergy with all other facilities and excitements in Jeju Shinhwa World to provide premium standard of services and experience to the global visitors.”
In addition to celebrating the grand opening of Somerset Jeju Shinhwa World, the company also signed a MOU with four local strategic partners, namely Hana Tour, Interpark, Shinhan Card and SK Telecom, at the ceremony.
Jeju Shinhwa World will cooperate with Hana Tour, one of the largest culture and tourism retail groups in the world, and Interpark, a leading e-commerce company in Korea, to collaborate on e-commerce, co-marketing and travel package development for domestic market. Hana Tour has numerous inbound and outbound as well as global retail and information system networks while Interpark has an extensive network of 26 million accumulated members.
Jeju Shinhwa World is the first premium integrated leisure and entertainment destination resort in Jeju, developed by Landing Jeju Development Co., Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Landing International Development Limited. Spanning across an area of approximately 2.5 million square metres, Jeju Shinhwa World offers a diverse range of world-class hospitality, leisure, entertainment and gaming facilities suited for visitors of different age groups.