APPT Korea

Festival Dates: April 6-15, 2018

Play this event for the chance to win a Platinum Pass to the PokerStars Players NL Hold’em Championship worth $30,000! For more details, click here.

Key Dates & Tournament Schedule

  • APPT Kickoff^: April 6-8, 2018 - KRW 350,000
  • APPT National^: April 8-11, 2018 - KRW 700,000
  • APPT Main Event^*:  April 12-15, 2018 - KRW 1,800,000

^ The winner of this event will be awarded a Platinum Pass to the PokerStars Players NL Hold'em Championship worth $30,000.

* A second Platinum Pass will be awarded in the APPT Korea Main Event via a Day 2 draw.

The complete tournament Schedules of Play are available here.


APPT Korea will take place in the unique city of Incheon, Korea. Join the action at Paradise City, Incheon complex - the country's newest luxury gaming resort.

Paradise City
IBC-1 2nd Phase District, 
Woonseo-dong, Jung-gu, 
Incheon, South Korea
Hotel bookings: (+34) 93 325 67 77

Dress code: Casual
Minimum age: 19 years+
NB: Players must bring a valid government issued passport or ID, together with a Paradise Membership Card to participate.


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Travel & Accommodation

PokerStars Travel offers a wide range of accommodation options, including discounted rates, for PokerStars players. Further information will be emailed to all full package qualifiers within seven days of winning a satellite.

For accommodation information, please visit the PokerStars Travel site. If you have any questions about accommodation contact the PokerStars Travel team.

By Air

The nearest airport is Seoul Incheon International Airport, which is one of the largest and busiest airports in the world. The airport operates daily flights to and from most of the world’s largest cities, and PokerStars Travel can arrange a transfer for you from the airport to your Hotel or Paradise City.

Incheon International Airport to Paradise City is only three minutes away by mag-lev train or a 10-minute walk. There are also metered taxis, airport limousine buses and airport express trains connecting the airport to Incheon City and Seoul City Centre.

Gimpo International Airport, which mainly serves domestic flights and a few short-haul regional international flights, is also nearby, located in Seoul City. The two airports are connected by frequent limousine buses and airport express trains.

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