The penthouse of this hotel has appeared in the following dramas:
— 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.
— 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).
— As private tutor Kim Joo-young’s (Kim Seo-hyung) apartment in SKY Castle (SKY 캐슬) (JTBC, 2018-19) — as seen in episode 3.
— As the hospital room in which Seo Do-jae (Lee Min-ki) visits his grandfather CEO Im (Lee Moon-soo) in episode 3 of The Beauty Inside / Byooti Insaideu (뷰티 인사이드) (JTBC, 2018).
— Supposedly as a suite in a USA hotel that Lee Young-joon (Park Seo-joon) stayed at while on a business trip, in a flashback in episode 2 of Why Secretary Kim/What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim (김비서가 왜 그럴까) (tvN, 2018). 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.
— As prosecutor Eun Sol’s (Jung Yu-mi) family home 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).
— As 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.
— 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.
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.
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’.
Also featured in Lovely Horribly (러블리호러블리) (KBS2, 2018).
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] is located on the 65th floor of the hotel.
인천광역시 연수구 컨벤시아대로 165
Geolocation: 37.389269, 126.644243
Incheon Nat’l Univ. Station/University of Incheon Station [인천대입구역], Incheon Subway Line 1, Exit 5
— submitted by Marion KDL
— Investigation Couple, Lovely Horribly, Perfume added by Mich KDL