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Hyatt Place Foshan Lishui Celebrates Opening

152-room Hyatt Place hotel located in Kung Fu’s historic city of Foshan in Southern China

CHICAGO (July 31, 2017) – Hyatt Hotels Corporation today announced the opening of Hyatt Place Foshan Lishui in China’s Guangdong province. The 152-room hotel features the Hyatt Place brand’s intuitive design, casual atmosphere and practical amenities, including free Wi-Fi and 24-hour dining options.

The Hyatt Place brand is rooted in extensive consumer insights indicating that guests seek stylish, comfortable, seamless experiences that accommodate their lifestyles and familiar routines. To embody this, the brand offers casual hospitality and purposeful service in a smartly designed, high-tech and contemporary environment.

“As Foshan continues to grow and thrive economically, we are excited to add to the momentum by welcoming the first Hyatt Place hotel to the area,” said General Manager Harvey Huang. “With our smartly designed social spaces and guestrooms, featuring separate work and sleep areas, our multitasking guests can easily accomplish what they need to do while on the road. Plus, our free hot breakfast is just the thing our guests need to take on the day.”   

Hyatt Place Foshan Lishui is conveniently located nearby Guang-Fo Highway, and Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, Guangzhou city center and Guangzhou International Convention and Exhibition Center are located less than 40 miles away.

Hyatt Place Foshan Lishui offers:

  • 152 spacious guestrooms with separate spaces to sleep, work and play, as well as a Cozy Corner sofa-sleeper
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and guestrooms
  • Gallery Kitchen Breakfast, a free hot breakfast for guests available daily in the Gallery Kitchen, features hot breakfast items, fresh fruit, steel cut oatmeal, Greek yogurt, and more
  • Gallery Menu and 24/7 Market serving meals anytime, day or night and perfectly packaged sandwiches and salads
  • Coffee to Cocktails Bar featuring specialty coffees and premium beers, as well as wines and cocktails
  • Odds & Ends program for forgotten items that guests can buy, borrow or enjoy for free
  • Meetings Spaces offer more than 2,550 square feet of flexible, high-tech meeting/function space 
  • 24-hour Gym featuring cardio equipment with LDC touchscreens and free ear buds

As the third largest city in Guangdong province, Foshan is a historical and vibrant city famous for ceramic art, Cantonese opera and kung fu. Relying on this rich cultural heritage, Foshan has flourished into a tourist destination supported by its strategic geographic location and growing economy. 

“Foshan is a vibrant city, filled with friendly people, great neighborhoods and an ever expanding list of great places to visit and things to do or see,” said Nelson Wong, operation director and owner’s representative, hotel and proprietary section, Hopson Development Holdings Ltd. “Our hotel is central to all Foshan has to offer and we are confident that Hyatt Place Foshan Lishui will exceed guest expectations and provide them with everything they need while visiting our city.”

HYATT PLACE FOSHAN LISHUI LEADERSHIP

Hyatt Place Foshan Lishui is under the leadership of General Manager Harvey Huang and Director of Sales James Chen. In his role, Huang is directly responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel, including overseeing the hotel’s 53 colleagues and ensuring guests encounter the thoughtful service for which the Hyatt Place brand is known. Chen is responsible for providing sales service and support to travelers and meeting planners frequenting the Foshan area. 

For more information, please visit hyattplace.com.

ABOUT HYATT PLACE

Hyatt Place, a brand of Hyatt Hotels Corporation, combines style, innovation and 24/7 convenience to create a seamless stay with modern comforts. There are more than 280 Hyatt Place locations in Armenia, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Honduras, India, Mexico, Morocco, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, Thailand, The Netherlands, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and the United States. For more information, please visit hyattplace.com. Join the conversation on Facebook and Instagram, and tag photos with #HyattPlace and #WhySettle.

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About Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Hyatt Hotels Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 13 premier brands. As of March 31, 2017, the Company's portfolio included 708 properties in 56 countries. The Company's purpose to care for people so they can be their best informs its business decisions and growth strategy and is intended to create value for shareholders, build relationships with guests and attract the best colleagues in the industry. The Company's subsidiaries develop, own, operate, manage, franchise, license or provide services to hotels, resorts, branded residences and vacation ownership properties, including under the Park Hyatt®, Miraval®, Grand Hyatt®, Hyatt Regency®, Hyatt®, Andaz®, Hyatt Centric®, The Unbound Collection by Hyatt, Hyatt Place®, Hyatt House®, Hyatt Ziva, Hyatt Zilara™ and Hyatt Residence Club® brand names and have locations on six continents. For more information, please visit www.hyatt.com.

MEDIA CONTACTS:
Siân Martin
Hyatt
+1 312 780 5797
sian.martin@hyatt.com

Lillian Zhang
Hyatt – China
+86 10 5928 1234
lillian.zhang@hyatt.com


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