This Penthouse appear as Gong Soo-cheol’s (Kwak Si-yang) apartment in Café Minamdang/Minamdang: Case Note/Handsome Shaman (미남당) (KBS2/Netflix, 2022) — as seen, for instance, in episode 12 when Nam Hye-joon (Kang Mi-na/Mina, formerly of I.O.I, Gugudan) visits.
Shin Ha-ri (Kim Se-jong) meets Kang Tae-mu (Ahn Hyo-seop) and Cha Sung-hoon (Kim Min-gue) in this room in episode 3 of Business Proposal/A Business Proposal/Sanaematsun (사내맞선) (SBS/Netflix, 2022), and Tae-mu tests Ha-ri on her knowledge of him. Despite memorizing everything – impressing Sung-hoon in the process – Tae-mu insists that simply memorizing facts isn’t the way to go. It appears again in episode 7 when Tae-mu meets here with his board of directors, but is annoyed that an “exact date” is not set for a particular project. In episode 11, Tae-mu and Ha-ri spend the night together at this suite.
Kim Dal-ri (Park Gyu-young) is brought to this ‘apartment’ by her ex-fiancé Jang Tae-jin (Kwon Yul/Kwon Se-in) in episode 8 of Dali and Cocky Prince/Dal-ri and Gamja-tang (달리와 감자탕) (KBS2, 2021). [SPOILER] This was originally the place they had picked out to live together after getting married and unbeknownst to her, he has kept it and now suggests that she can stay here whenever she wants.
Kang Mi-na (Lee Ha-nee/Lee Honey) comes here to discuss with a gallery staff member about the auction payment in episode 1 of One The Woman (원 더 우먼) (SBS, 2021).
This is Yoo Ja-sung’s (Kim Ji-seok) apartment in Monthly Magazine Home/Monthly House (월간 집) (JTBC, 2021); first seen in episode 1 when he returns to an empty home.
This is the living room of Han Jin-hee (Kim Hye-hwa) and her husband Jo Eun-sol (Park Jung-do) in Mine/Blue Diamond (Ma-in/마인) (tvN 2021); first seen in episode 2 when the scandal about her mistreating her employees breaks out.
Jang Bong-hwan (Choi Jin-hyuk) gives an interview at this suite in episode 1 of Mr. Queen/No Touch Princess/Queen Cheor’in (Cheorinwanghu/철인왕후) (tvN, 2020-21).
After Seo Jin (Ha Seok-jin) marries Oh Ye-ji (Im Soo-hyang), his ex-girlfriend Carrie Jung (Hwang Seung-eon) tries to win him over again in this penthouse in episode 5 of When I Was The Most Beautiful/When I Was The Prettiest (내가 가장 예뻤을때) (MBC, 2020).
Cha Jeong-hyeok (Joo Sang-wook) thinks back to a time in episode 4 of Touch (터치/Teochi) (Channel A, 2020) when he learned that is then-girlfriend, model Baek Ji-yoon (Han Da-gam) will marry somebody else at this hotel.
One of the models of Park Hyun-soo’s (Heo Jeong-min) agency lodges at this room in episode 5 (full episode 3) of Love With Flaws (하자있는 인간들) (MBC, 2019-20) and Hyun-soo comes here to look for him as his model has forgotten his appointment for an advertisement shot.
This is the hotel room at which Seo E-do (Shin Sung-rok) stays in episode 12 (full episode 6) of Perfume/Peopyoom (퍼퓸) (KBS2, 2019) during the Korea Fashion Awards. Son Mi-yoo (Hye Jeong of AOA) accompanies him and mixes alcohol into his evening drink, which makes E-do pass out; a situation Mi-yoo uses as her advantage. The next morning, Min Ye-rin (Go Won-hee) rushes over to tend to sick E-do.
This is seen as the living room of genius child actress Yoo Ha-rin who wants to file a law suit against her parents and meets up with Ko Tae-rim (Jin Goo) and Seo Jae-in (Seo Eun-su) here in episode 10 of Legal High (리갈하이) (JTBC, 2019).
This appears as private tutor Kim Joo-young’s (Kim Seo-hyung) apartment in SKY Castle (SKY 캐슬) (JTBC, 2018-19) — as seen in episode 3.
Seo Do-jae (Lee Min-ki) visits his grandfather CEO Im (Lee Moon-soo) in this ‘hospital room’ in episode 3 of The Beauty Inside / Byooti Insaideu (뷰티 인사이드) (JTBC, 2018).
In a flashback in episode 2 of Why Secretary Kim/What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim (김비서가 왜 그럴까) (tvN, 2018), this appears as a suite in a USA hotel that Lee Young-joon (Park Seo-joon) stayed at while on a business trip. It was here that he berated his then-newbie secretary, Kim Mi-so (Park Min-young), for a mistake she had made, and where she blasted back at him for being too hard on her.
Prosecutor Eun Sol (Jung Yu-mi) lives in this ‘apartment’ with her family in Partners for Justice / Investigation Couple (검법남녀) (MBC, 2018). After a row with her father, she moves out of the apartment and lives on her own, right next to forensic doctor Baek Beom (Jung Jae-young).
This appears as Jang Se-ran’s (Kim Ji-Hyun) living room in Hundred Million Stars from the Sky / The Smile Has Left Your Eyes (하늘에서 내리는 일억개의 별) (tvN, 2018) — as seen, for instance, in episodes 13 and 16 when Kim Moo Young (Seo In-guk) visits her.
This seen as part of Jin Seo-woo’s (Lee Sung-kyung) family home in episode 6 of Doctors (닥터스) (SBS, 2016), and we see them having breakfast together after her father Jin Myung-hoon (Eom Hyo-seop) comes back from a golf session.
This is where Kang Min-ho (Jung Kyoung-ho) stays in episodes 1-2 of Fall in Love with Soon-Jung/Falling in Love with Soon Jung/Beating Again (순정에 반하다) (JTBC, 2015), and where he asks Kim Soon-jung (Kim So-yeon) to come to at the end in episode 1, only to fall unconsciously into her arms after he opens his hotel room’s door.
In a flashback in episode 2 of Descendants of the Sun (태양의 후예) (KBS2, 2016), Kang Mo-Yeon (Song Hye-Kyo) thinks back to an invitation from Han Suk-won (Tae In-Ho), the deputy director of the hospital she worked at, to a hotel room with a doubtful offer — to which she responded by hitting him.
Lee Yoo-jin (Jung Yun-Ho/Yun Ho of Ateez) invites best friend and crush Lee Ma-ha (Jung Ji-so) as well as the other two members of girl group Tea Party –Sim Hyun-ji (Lim Na-young) and Yoo Ri-A (Minseo/Kim Min-seo)– for dinner at this restaurant in episode 5 of Imitation (Imiteisyeon/이미테이션) (KBS2, 2021) to celebrate his first paycheck after three years.
Jo Eun-sol (Park Jung-do) and Han Jin-ho (Park Hyuk-jwon) regularly meet up at the bar of this restaurant for a drink in Mine/Blue Diamond (Ma-in/마인) (tvN 2021); as, for instance in episodes 2 and 4.
Han Yoo-hyun (Kim Young-kwang) comes to this restaurant for dinner in episode 1 of Hello, Me!/안녕? 나야! (KBS2, 2021) while Ban Ha-ni (Choi Kang-hee) has a blind date here at the same time. It is their second meeting after having spend some hours in neighboring police cells. [SPOILER] She is indirectly dumped by her blind date and he finds out when leaving the restaurant that he cannot pay his dinner (the credit card is blocked); so Yoo-hyun begs Ha-ni to pay for him when she passes him by on her way out.
This wine, beer & snack bar was seen in The Cursed/The Way/The Method (방법) (tvN, 2020).
Lee Soo (Ong Seong-wu of Wanna One) has dinner at this restaurant with his parents in episode 10 of More Than Friends/Number Of Cases (Kyeongueui Su/경우의 수) (JTBC, 2020). This is also where he runs into Kyung Woo-yeon (Shin Ye-eun), who has a business dinner appointment here at the same time, and introduces her ‘as the girl he likes’ to his parents. Meanwhile On Joon-soo (Kim Dong-joon from ZE:A) arrives instead of his friend — as Woo-yeon’s dinner rendezvous-vous; something that neither she nor Lee Soo appreciates.
Do Jin-woo (Oh Min-Suk) and his mother Hong Hwa-young (Park Hae-mi) come to this bar in episode 3 (full episode 2) of Beautiful Love, Wonderful Life (사랑은 뷰티블 인생은 원더풀) (KBS2, 2019) and when she starts talking about marriage, he makes it clear that he likes Kim Seol-a (Jo Yoon-hee).
In episode 5 of Devilish Joy (마성의 기쁨) (MBN/Dramax, 2018), this hotel’s bar and restaurant, Panoramic65, appear as ‘Bar K’ at ‘Sunwoo Hotel’ at which Gong Ma-sung (Choi Jin-Hyuk) tells Joo Gi-Bbeum (Song Ha-Yoon) to meet at 7pm. When Gi-bbeum arrives, she runs into Lee Ha-im (Lee Joo-yeon) and Ha-im asks her what Gi-bbeum’s relationship with Ma-sung is (he’s Ha-im’s first love) to humiliate her right away and when Gi-bbeum loudly defends herself, Ma-sung joins the scene and also talks back to Gi-bbeum who then leaves the place.
Son Oh-gong (Lee Seung-gi) meets up with the Priestess (Lee Se-young) at Panoramic65 in episode 16 of Hwayuki/A Korean Odyssey (화유기), while PK (Lee Hong-ki) waits to pick her up after the meeting.
Also seen as bar ‘Panow’ in episode 14 of High Class (Haikeullaeseu/하이클래스) (tvN, 2021).
Koo Se-ra (Im Jin-a/Nana from After School) takes over a shift as a replacement driver and waits for her client in front of this hotel in episode 8 of Memorials/Into the Ring /The Ballot (출사표) (KBS2, 2020) and to her embarrassment it is her drunk Mawon-gu Office colleague Go Dong-chan (Oh Dong-min) who is carried out of the building by a hotel staff member.
Go Yoo-jin (Choi Yeo-jin) meets with an investor at this hotel in episode 2 of My Holo Love/I Holo You (나 홀로 그대) (Netflix, 2020), who tries to make advances on her. Baek Chan-sung (Hwang Chan-sung of 2PM), who had met with the investor just minutes before, intercepts and takes her away.
Seo E-do (Shin Sung-rok) leaves the hotel he’s staying at in episode 2 (full episode 1) of Perfume/Peopyoom (퍼퓸) (KBS2, 2019) and gets into his car. As he’s about to drive off, Min Jae-hee (Go Won-hee) blocks his way and tells him that she wishes to become a model.
In The Legendary Witch (전설의 마녀) (MBC, 2014-15), this hotel appears as ‘Shinhwa Hotel’ and is also the HQ of ‘Shinhwa Group’.
The Oakwood Premier Incheon Hotel [오크우드프리미어 인천], opened in July 2014, is a five-star hotel situated in Incheon’s Songdo International Business District [Songdo IBD] (송도), Yeonsu-gu [연수구]. It is located on floors 36~64 of NEAT Tower [동북아무역타워] or Northeast Asia Trade Tower. The bar & restaurant ‘Panoramic65’ [파노라믹65], opened in 2016, is located on the 65th floor of the hotel.
165 Convensia-ro, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon, South Korea
인천광역시 연수구 컨벤시아대로 165
Geolocation: 37.389269, 126.644243
Incheon National University Station [인천대입구역], Incheon Subway Line 1, Exit 5
— submitted by Marion KDL, updated by Mich KDL; last updated 05/08/2022