This appears as Roseyard Hotel where Han Se-yoon (Lee Jae-in) and the rest of South Korea National Badminton Youth Team stayed during their international competition in New Zealand in episode 3 of Racket Boys (라켓소년단) (SBS, 2021).
It is at this hotel that Sunwoo Joon (Lee Jae-wook) records the piano piece Goo Ra-ra (Go Ara) had asked him to practice for their Christmas dinner evening in episode 16 of Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol (도도솔솔라라솔) (KBS2, 2020).
Sa Hye-joon (Park Bo-gum) gives an interview at this hotel to promote his news movie ‘The First Human’ for the show Memory Talk Talk in episode 12 of Record of Youth/The Moment/Youth Record (청춘기록) (tvN, 2020).
La Festa Italian Restaurant [라페스타]
Cha Joo-eun (Seohyun from Girls Generation/Seo Ju-hyun) comes here for a drink with Woo Seok-ho (Kim Ba-da) in episode 8 of Private Lives/Private Life/Sasaenghwal (사생활) (JTBC, 2020), with detectives Kim Myung-hun (Lee Hak-joo) and Kang Soo-jin (Lee Ju-yeon) on their tail. Joo-eun tries to drug Seok-ho with a tranquilliser strong enough “to take down a cow”, according to Jeong Bok-gi (Kim Hyo-jin), but it takes a few tries before she succeeds — drugging herself in the process. Later, the GK Technology HQ gets notified that Seok-ho is unconscious, and sends a team to check on him.
Heo Cho-hee (Kim Sun-ah) and Kim Bum-sang (Lee Dong-gun) attend an auction at this hotel in episode 4 of When It’s At Night/Night After Night (밤이면 밤마다) (MBC, 2008).
The hotel was also seen in Men Are Men / To All The Guys That Loved Me / That Guy Is The Guy (그놈이 그놈이다) (KBS2, 2020); as the exclusive prep school in Goong S/Gung S/Palace S/Prince Hours (궁S) (MBC, 2007); Super Rookie (신입사원) (MBC, 2005).
Mayfield Hotel Seoul [메이필드호텔] is a 5-star European-styled hotel that opened in 2003, “built on the green land that had been cultivated for 40 years with a love of nature”, according to its website. Along with Western-style regular rooms and suites, it also offers traditional ondol (Korean-style) rooms. It also boasts 8 restaurants, cafes and bars, which serves cuisines ranging from Korean, Chinese, and Italian.
It is located in Seoul’s neighborhood Balsan [Balsan-dong/발산동] in the Gangseo district [Gangseo-gu/강서구].
94 Banghwa-daero, Gangseo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울특별시 강서구 방화대로 94
Geolocation: 37.547097, 126.819132
Songjeong Station [송정역], Seoul Subway Line 5, Exit 4
(6 min. by car, 13 mins. by public transport)
— submitted by Mich KDL
— Record of Youth; When It’s At Night added by Marion KDL
— Racket Boys added by Chelle