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Newcastle hold Man U


first_imgLONDON (AP):As Wayne Rooney went a 10th game without scoring for Manchester United, an English striker did manage to score a hat-trick yesterday – Callum Wilson of Bournemouth.It was a landmark treble for the player and his team, both newcomers to the Premier League.In edging a wild encounter at West Ham, 4-3, Bournemouth, for the first time in their 125-year history, scored goals in the top flight of English football and won their first game.It was just the kind of attacking enterprise that Rooney’s United was missing in their 0-0 draw with Newcastle.Bournemouth, who came close to going out of business and dropping out of the fourth professional division in the last decade, had lost their first two Premier League games without scoring.DUG DEEPWilson sent Bournemouth into a 2-0 lead at half-time, but the visitors had to dig deep after Mark Noble and Cheikhou Kouyate brought West Ham level after the break. Marc Pugh restored Bournemouth’s lead and Wilson completed his treble from the penalty spot after West Ham defender Carl Jenkinson was sent off for clipping Max Gradel in the box.Tottenham and Sunderland are still searching for their first wins after draws yesterday.In a lively final 10 minutes at Leicester, Dele Alli headed Tottenham in front, but it was quickly cancelled out by Riyad Mahrez, who preserved the hosts’ unbeaten start to the season.Former Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe was on target, securing Sunderland’s first point of the season by cancelling out Bafetimbi Gomis’ goal in a 1-1 draw with Swansea.Crystal Palace have six points from a possible nine after Bakary Sako scored his first goal for the team to clinch a 2-1 win over Aston Villa.In Norwich, Xherdan Shaqiri marked his Stoke debut by setting up Mame Biram Diouf’s opener, but Russell Martin equalised in one of several games that required drinks breaks because of the heat.last_img read more


AccorHotels opens new hotel in the heart of Gangnam SK


first_imgSource = AccorHotels Club Limit Rooftop BarAccorHotels opens new hotel in the heart of Gangnam, SKLocated in trendy Gangnam district, the 108-room Alcove Hotel Seoul is set to open its doors this October. Designed by SungGahun, Alcove Hotel Seoul Managed by AccorHotels & Ambassador is an urban hideaway for business and leisure travellers featuring seven room types with large private outdoor spaces and a stunning rooftop bar that overlooks the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Seolleung and Jeongneung (Seonjeongneung) Royal Park.“Last year we celebrated 30 years of our partnership with Ambassador Hotel Group, and today, we are excited to embark on a new chapter together. The opening of Alcove Hotel Seoul offers travellers to the city a design experience with personalized service and an individual charm that are hallmarks of the property,” said Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer of AccorHotels, Upper Southeast and Northeast Asia.Overlooking the verdant Seonjeongneung park views, Alcove Hotel Seoul strives for a leitmotif of peaceful ambience with its guest rooms featuring solid wood furnishings with warm decor complemented by premium Simmons bedding and French Nuxe branded bath amenities.The element of peace extends to the culinary offerings at its restaurant, café, and two bars. Styled like a comfortable neighbourhood bistro, Salmanazar Restaurant serves a range of American classic dishes which can also be enjoyed at the restaurant’s private garden while Salmanazar Café offers all-day-and-night dining with gourmet coffees, freshly baked pastries and a selection of wines. For an intimate get-together or gathering with friends, the exclusive members-only Bluewood House lounge and bar is the perfect social club venue for an evening wine down. Perched on the rooftop of the hotel, Club Limit is a metropolitan oasis where creative dishes and mellow music come together against the panoramic backdrop of the city.For guests looking to keep up with their fitness regime while on the road, the state-of-the-art Bluewood Fitness & Pilates gym and fitness centre is fully equipped with the latest Technogym and Balanced Body Pilates equipment. Guests can also book a private session with professional trainers to maximize their workout time. Other on-site facilities include a 24-hour laundry room and a self-service business corner.Guest staying at the hotel can visit the royal tombs of the ninth King Seongjong and the 11th King Jungjong of the Joseon Dynasty at the serene forest park. Also within a short walking distance is COEX Mall, Asia’s largest underground shopping centre, which houses the country’s largest COEX Aquarium with over 180 display tanks and Kimchi Museum. Hotel guests can also book free car services to visit these nearby attractions.“Alcove Hotel Seoul Managed by AccorHotels is perfect for guest looking for a short getaway. The hotel is located in the heart of Gangnam which is well-known for its underground shopping centres and malls. We look forward to welcoming guests that appreciate creative design with a touch of personalized service in Seoul’s most hip and stylish district,” said Jae-Yeon Kang, General Manager of Alcove Hotel Seoul.Special Opening PackageEnjoy a weekend getaway from KRW 193,000 net per night for two from now until November 30, 2018. Please e-mail ha0f8-re@accor.com or call +82 2 6230 8801 for reservations.Alcove Hotel Seoul is located at 428 Bongeunsa-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea. Seonjeongneung subway station is a 10 minute walk from the hotel while the airport limousine bus stop is located nearby.For more information, please visit www.accorhotels.com, www.ambatel.com, www.thealcovehotel.co.kr or email info@thealcovehotel.co.kr and call +82 2 6230 8800 for general enquires.last_img read more