Opened on June 1, 2014, I Square Hotel is the first and only 5-star hotel in Gimhae, Gyeongsangnam-do Province, with posh 181 rooms in 7 different types including deluxe double rooms. For a variety of business, social and cultural events, it is equipped with 4 banquet and event halls in different sizes, including the grand ball room that can accommodate up to 900 persons, a concert hall with 200 seats and a classic hall that can accommodate up to 150 persons. As a premium hospitality property, it is also installed with other amenities such as 3 restaurants, including a Chinese-style restaurant serving tasty and elegant cuisines, and a fitness club. In recognition of its excellent facilities and services, Korea Tourism Organization designated it as a 5-star hotel in 2015.
Conveniently located in the business district as a 16-story landmark in the city, I Square Hotel can be reached in 15 minutes from the Gimhae International Airport by car, and a number of cultural attractions, including the Gaya Theme Park, Clayarch Gimhae Museum, Gimhae Buncheong Ceramics Museum and ancient tomb museum, are in proximity to the hotel.
With these functional and locational advantages, I Square Hotel significantly contributes to economic growth of the regional community by providing direct and indirect supports for business activities and attraction of investment as well as tourists. It is committed to play a pivotal role as a regional company by innovating life, enhancing value and creating unlimited pleasure for all.
As it is so popular as a ‘hot place’ for shooting films, the hotel is often used as an ideal venue for shooting films and staying by actors, actresses, production staff members and photographers. During past several years, film production teams shot 6 films and TV drama series at the hotel, including a recent film, ‘V.I.P.’ In addition, the hotel has been taking part in a number of programs as part of its effort for promoting regional development. For instance, in support of the ‘winter travel season’ (January 14-30, 2017) designated by the Gimhae City government, it provided benefits of discounting room rates to tourists for 17 days during the season. In October 2016, it co-hosted a concert of a Czech youth choir with a local media company at its grand ball room. It also recently entered into a contract with LetsRun Park of Korea Racing Authority to sponsor horse racing once a month.