CHICAGO (December 19, 2019) –– Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today the opening of Grand Hyatt Hefei in Anhui Province, China. Located within the fast-developing central business district of Hefei Zhengwu District, the brand new hotel is designed to welcome guests with theatrical skyline views and elevated luxury experiences through small details and magnificent moments.
“The team at Grand Hyatt Hefei is excited to bring a new level of luxury and hospitality excellence to Anhui Province at this landmark city-center address,” said Jerry Miao, general manager of Grand Hyatt Hefei. “We provide guests a stay beyond the ordinary. From panoramic city views to local culinary fare, we promise that our guests will be able to celebrate life’s memorable moments and experience the best of Hefei.”
Grand Hyatt Hefei sits atop a 55-story skyscraper, the China Resources Building, which also houses the MixC high-end shopping mall, offering guests unobstructed 360-degree views of the city. Inspired by a glamorous vision evoked in the ancient Chinese poem Land of Peach Blossom, the hotel creates an exciting atmosphere, evoking the romance of travel by offering a contemporary space in the sky infused with ancient Chinese culture. The hotel is a 15-minute drive from Hefei South High Speed Railway Station, allowing for guests to have easy access to the city’s major attractions and business districts.
“We sincerely appreciate the trust and support from the hotel’s owner, China Resources, and are thrilled to bring the world-famous Grand Hyatt brand to Anhui Province for the very first time,” said Stephen Ho, president of Greater China, global operations, Hyatt. “We look forward to welcoming our local and international guests to celebrate iconic experiences, whether they are staying, dining, having a meeting, or celebrating with us.”
The hotel features 347 contemporary guestrooms and spacious suites from the 43rd floor to the 55th floor, including 24 suites and a President suite. Within each guestroom, floor-to-ceiling windows overlook the city skyline and the romantic Swan Lake. The rooms incorporate subtle local Hui culture detailing, ranging from the artwork to the lantern-style table lamps. Guests can enjoy all the comforts of home and more, including 4K LED TVs, complimentary high-speed Internet access, and Washlet automatic toilets. Suites and club room guests have exclusive access to the Grand Club Lounge, which provides an elegantly designed space with personal services and culinary highlights throughout the day.
The hotel invites guests to discover excellent dining experiences inside Grand Hyatt Hefei with its four restaurants and a lounge. Located on the 41st floor, Chinese restaurant Jun House showcases authentic local delicacies from Anhui. The Peking duck from the traditional wood-fired duck oven is a signature highlight. The restaurant features 11 private dining rooms seating up to 20 guests and offers exclusive butler service. For a more relaxed environment, The Lounge is Hefei’s highest destination for a stylish afternoon tea with city views and all-day refreshments, while Grand Café serves international buffets from an open kitchen framed by sixteen feet (five meters) high windows. Sugar Pavilion is a modern social space offering freshly baked patisserie selections, plus detox juices and refreshing drinks.
Inspiring Spaces for Meetings and Events
With several flexible meeting and event rooms spanning 26,910 square feet (2,500 square meters), meetings, events, and weddings of all sizes are elevated to the extraordinary at Grand Hyatt Hefei. The welcoming meeting space comprises of five multifunctional event rooms with natural daylight, plus residential-style breakout areas. Grand Hyatt Hefei’s talented event planners and catering teams are ready to assist with every bespoke occasion.
Grand Hyatt Hefei is home to a 24-hour fitness center, located on the 38th floor and equipped with high-tech cardio and strength equipment to cater to all guests’ training routines while traveling. Guests can also take a dip in the highest indoor swimming pool in town, which boasts a spectacular city skyline view.
To provide World of Hyatt members even more ways to be rewarded, World of Hyatt is offering members the opportunity to earn 500 Bonus Points for qualifying nights at Grand Hyatt Hefei from Dec. 19, 2019 to Feb. 10, 2020 as part of World of Hyatt’s new hotel member offer. Additional participating hotels and their offer stay periods can be found at worldofhyatt.com/newhotelbonus. No registration is required, and members can earn on top of other offers.
Terms & Conditions
The offer is valid for 500 Bonus Points for each qualifying night stayed by World of Hyatt members in good standing during a hotel’s offer period at participating hotels and resorts. The offer is valid at participating hotels and resorts for stays with a checkout date during each hotel’s offer period. For each hotel’s offer period, visit worldofhyatt.com/newhotelbonus. To be eligible for this offer, guest must be a World of Hyatt member in good standing at the time of reservation and stay. Stay at a participating hotel with a checkout date during that hotel’s offer period, provide the World of Hyatt membership number at time of check-in, and either pay an Eligible Rate or redeem a free night award. An “Eligible Rate” and “Ineligible Rate” are defined in the World of Hyatt Terms and Conditions (located at worldofhyatt.com/terms). Only one point bonus may be earned per member, per stay, regardless of the number of rooms booked. Only the room occupied by the member will count toward this offer. Two or more consecutive nights at the same hotel will be deemed one stay. All points awarded under this offer are Bonus Points. This offer is subject to the complete terms and conditions of the World of Hyatt program. Please allow 3-4 weeks after travel is completed for World of Hyatt Bonus Points to be credited to your Account. To join World of Hyatt, visit worldofhyatt.com. Qualifying nights will automatically be tracked when you provide your World of Hyatt membership number at check-in. A limited number of rooms are allocated to this offer; reservations subject to availability. Offer not valid with groups, conventions, other promotional offers, tour packages, or special rate programs. Promotional blackout periods may apply due to seasonal periods or special events, and normal arrival/departure restrictions apply. Hyatt reserves the right to alter or withdraw this offer at any time without notice. The trademarks Hyatt®, World of Hyatt®, and related marks are trademarks of Hyatt Corporation or its affiliates. © 2019 Hyatt Corporation. All rights reserved.
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Hyatt Hotels Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 20 premier brands. As of September 30, 2019, the Company's portfolio included more than 875 properties in over 60 countries across six continents. 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 attract and retain top colleagues, build relationships with guests and create value for shareholders. The Company's subsidiaries develop, own, operate, manage, franchise, license or provide services to hotels, resorts, branded residences, vacation ownership properties, and fitness and spa locations, including under the Park Hyatt®, Miraval®, Grand Hyatt®, Alila®, Andaz®, The Unbound Collection by Hyatt®, Destination®, Hyatt Regency®, Hyatt®, Hyatt Ziva™, Hyatt Zilara™, Thompson Hotels®, Hyatt Centric®, Hyatt House®, Hyatt Place®, Joie de Vivre®, tommie™, Hyatt Residence Club® and Exhale® brand names, and operates the World of Hyatt® loyalty program that provides distinct benefits and exclusive experiences to its valued members. For more information, please visit www.hyatt.com.