As an alternative to public spas, Korea has a selection of famed recreational resorts that offer a quieter and personal spa experience amidst picturesque nature.
With floor to ceiling windows, the Hilton Namhae Golf & Spa Resort is the perfect place to relax in the tub while enjoying the beautiful landscape. The most notable feature of the resort is that all the 150 Suites and 20 Villas of the resort have an ocean-side view; you can even see the ocean while you are a bubble bath in your Jacuzzi! At the resort, visitors can experience the Korean traditional "Jjimjilbang" with a modern twist that reflects the luxurious atmosphere of the resort.
☞ Hilton Namhae Golf & Spa Resort
☞ Namhae - Treasure Island of Korea
Ragung Hotel is the first hanok (traditional house) hotel in Korea and perfectly captures the beauty of the nation's proud history. All guestrooms at the hotel are private rooms/residences in the hanok compound and come complete with an open-air thermal spa bath in the front yard. Enjoy a soak in the tub outside while you take in the beauty of Korea's traditional architecture. The hotel is located inside Shilla Millennium Park, an extensive theme park featuring the history and culture of the Shilla Dynasty (BC 57-AD 935) that prospered over a thousand years.
☞ Shilla Millennium Park
☞ Gyeongju, a fascinating city of historical importance and cultural heritage
The Tropical Dream Resort is a modern facility located in the midst of beautiful nature of Hallyeohaesang National Marine Park on Geojedo Island off the Southern Coast. All guestrooms overlook the sparkling emerald sea and are equipped with an outdoor Jacuzzi and an indoor whirlpool bathtub. The resort is divided into 5 independent villas, allowing visitors to have a more private and peaceful vacationing experience.
☞ Tropical Dream Resort
☞ Guide to Beaches in Busan / Geojedo Island