CHICAGO – March 4, 2008 – Travelers are facing mounting delays at the airport, with more than 27 percent of flights cancelled or delayed in January 2008 alone. Because travelers’ schedules are often disrupted, Hyatt Place hotels offer guests around-the-clock options for freshly prepared meals, ensuring travelers get the sustenance they need when they need it.
Understanding that travelers today lead a “24/7 lifestyle,” Hyatt Place – an innovative new hotel concept – offers guests convenient, fresh food and beverage options to satisfy their appetites. Anytime day or night, Hyatt Place guests can:
Guests also enjoy a daily complimentary continental breakfast featuring fresh fruit, cereals, bagels, juices and Starbucks® coffee.
“Sticking to a regular schedule for meals on the road is difficult, but when airport delays cut into that routine it can leave travelers hungry and unmotivated,” said Alison Kal, vice president, marketing, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts. “Hyatt Place eases travel woes with its welcoming Hosts and alleviates hunger pains with delicious food options available 24-hours a day, seven days a week.”
At Hyatt Place, guests will enjoy 24/7 services that allow them to be as productive as necessary and customize their stay to adapt to evolving needs.
About Hyatt Place
Hyatt Place, a new kind of Hyatt for today’s relaxed lifestyle, combines The Hyatt Touch® with stylish design, purposeful amenities and forward-thinking technology. Catering to today’s discerning travelers, 120 Hyatt Place hotels are to open across the U.S. by December 2008. Hyatt Place is a newly developed brand of Global Hyatt Corporation. For Hyatt Place information or to make a reservation, call 1-888-HYATT-HP (888-492-8847) or visit www.hyattplace.com. From the U.S. and Canada, reservations for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts worldwide may be obtained by calling 1-800-233-1234 or logging onto www.hyatt.com.
About Global Hyatt Corporation
Global Hyatt Corporation, one of the world’s premier hotel companies, offers today’s travelers more than 730 hotels and resorts (more than 136,000 rooms) in 44 countries. The company’s affiliates own, operate, manage and franchise Hyatt-branded hotels and resorts under Park Hyatt™, Grand Hyatt™, Hyatt Regency™, Hyatt Resorts™, Hyatt®, Hyatt Place® and Hyatt Summerfield Suites® brands. In April 2007, Hyatt launched its newest global brand, Andaz™. Global Hyatt Corporation is also the owner of Hyatt Vacation Ownership, Inc. operator of Hyatt Vacation Club and fractional residential properties and U.S. Franchise Systems, Inc, which franchises Hawthorn Suites and Microtel Inns and Suites. From the U.S. and Canada, reservations for any Hyatt hotel worldwide may be obtained by calling 1-800-233-1234, or logging on to www.hyatt.com.