A luxurious oceanfront hotel like no other, the contemporary 10-storey Hilton Busan is the first of its kind in South Korea. Resting on the prime coastline in East Busan, the modern architecture of the property blends beautifully with the seascape and features picturesque scenery at every turn. It’s modern and edgy terraced design compliments the coastline and features multi-level swimming pools, restaurants and bars. It is no wonder that since it’s very recent opening this year in August, Hilton Busan has quickly become a favourite among travellers to the region. The magic starts from the very moment you check in on the 10th floor, for you are greeted with sweeping views of the glistening sea.
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In this issue, we explore Hilton Busan’s prized possessions – their romantic wedding venues. Featuring gorgeous landscapes and sea views at every turn, this hotel gives you every reason to say “I Do”. Read on to discover where you can have your magical moment in Hilton Busan.
7 Reasons why you should host an Oceanfront Wedding at Hilton Busan
1. Tie the knot in a Unique Wedding Chapel with panoramic ocean views
Hilton Busan’s uniqueness shines through in its modern urban design. Inspired by the waves of the sea and shaped like a dove, the wedding chapel encapsulates the essence of being married on the romantic oceanfront in its architecture and ambience.
Sitting right on the edge, the chapel overlooks the stunning ocean and brings you an enchanting and private wedding venue for your magical moment. Its high ceilings and golden glow from the warm lighting exude a classy atmosphere, further accentuated by the glistening sea backdrop. Tucked away from the crowd, you can enjoy the peace and privacy of the surroundings. From intimate nuptials for two to a wedding celebration of 50, this venue makes an ideal spot for your significant milestone and celebration.
The wedding chapel package includes the following
- Wedding ceremony in the wedding chapel (1 hour)
- Exclusive bridal and groom preparation rooms two hours prior to ceremony
- Graceful flower decorations
- Special written wedding oath
- Wedding string trio (Violin, Viola, Cello)
- One bottle of sparkling wine & One tier cake for ceremony
- Two nights stay at Deluxe Ocean room for wedding couple
- Private wedding coordination service in English
※ Venues are subject to availability. You can customize it depending on the number of guests and your preferences.
2. Experience contemporary glamour in the ballroom
After exchanging your vows at the chapel, walk down the aisle of the ballroom as newlyweds to enjoy your reception. You can choose to host your reception at their Cruise Grand Ballroom that measures 1,419 sqm and can seat 750 guests for your banquet or for 1,500 standing guests for a cocktail reception. Their ballroom which measures 990 sqm can seat 500 guests for your banquet or host 880 standing guests. The design of the ballroom is modern and minimalist, directing most attention to the highlight of the space – the mesmerizing ocean views.
From eloquent flower decors and candle-lit floors to an intricately designed cake, the dedicated wedding team at Hilton Busan strives to pay attention to every little detail, leaving you with little to worry about. Customizations can be made available upon request too, so you can have as simple or extravagant a wedding as you please. Topped off with state of the art technology and sound system, this is an ideal wedding venue for your celebration. Click here for the capacity chart.
3. A romantic garden wedding with mesmerizing sea views
If like me, you are a fan of the outdoors, Hilton Busan has a perfect spot for your solemnization ceremony. The Ocean Garden is where the garden and sea come together to create a romantic ambience for your big day. Say ‘I Do’ under the blue skies and face a panorama of unending sea views.
The Ocean Garden can host up to 230 guests for an alfresco banquet, or 500 standing guests for a cocktail reception. The Ocean Garden add to the magic with a rustic wedding flower arch that brings out the natural beauty of Busan and completes the beautiful setup.
4. Stunning backdrops for your wedding photoshoot
The idyllic surroundings of Hilton Busan bring you many stunning backdrops for your wedding photo shoot. At the oceanfront, you will find a seascape of natural jagged rocks, crashing waves and azure blue skies that serves as a natural backdrop for memorable photos. Capture the natural beauty of Busan all on camera on your wedding day.
Glowing Ananti Cove
Apart from natural and scenic backdrops, there are also indoor spots for your wedding photo shoot. The Ananti Cove, with its modern design, sleek curves and warm glow, is an architectural delight. Consistent with the hotel’s contemporary and futuristic feel, be sure to capture a couple of unique shots here.
McQueen’s Bar, apart from being another ideal space to host a elegant reception, can also be a beautiful spot to capture more memories on camera.
Hilton Busan is located in East Busan Tourism Complex and is closely located to attractions such as Haedong Yonggungsa Temple, BEXCO Convention Center and The Lotte Premium Outlet. You can easily extend your selection of wedding photo backdrops to these nearby places. The popular Haeundae Beach is great for sunset views.
5. Indulge in a scrumptious wedding menu
For your wedding banquet, be spoilt for choice with four different cuisines you can choose from: Korean, Chinese, Japanese and Western. These cuisines are offered in da MOIM, Hilton Busan’s all-day dining restaurant. Customise your wedding menu with the hotel’s wedding team, who will provide recommendations and create a memorable wedding experience possible for you and your guests.
6. Stay at the exclusive hotel suites
Hilton Busan houses 310 rooms and suites. The 8 suites each measuring 120 sqm makes an ideal space for your honeymoon celebrations. The minimalist decor is consistent with Japanese design and your experience is made complete with comfortable amenities.
Hotel facilities include the outdoor pool, sun terrace, fitness centre and dining experiences, which you can enjoy for your post-wedding celebration. For suite guests, you will also enjoy access to the exclusive club lounge.
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