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Hyatt Place Boston/Seaport District Celebrates Official Opening
297-room Hyatt Place hotel opens in the beautiful Seaport District neighborhood on the Boston Harbor waterfront

CHICAGO (September 10, 2020) Hyatt Place Boston/Seaport District opened its doors today, becoming the fourth Hyatt Place hotel in the Boston area. The new hotel features the Hyatt Place brand’s intuitive design, casual atmosphere and practical amenities, including free Wi-Fi and 24-hour food offerings, in addition to a curated art collection. Located just steps away from Boston’s Harbor waterfront, the 297-room Hyatt Place hotel is a collaborative effort with McWHINNEY, a national real estate investment and development firm. The project’s design team included local architect, Arrowstreet and interior design group, Group One Partners. Hyatt will serve as the hotel’s operator.

Because Hyatt’s efforts are grounded in listening and fueled by care, Hyatt Place hotels combine style, innovation and 24/7 conveniences to create an easy to navigate experience for today’s multi-tasking traveler. Hyatt Place Boston/Seaport District is conveniently located in the heart of the Seaport District overlooking Boston’s Harborwalk and Fish Pier. The pet-friendly hotel is surrounded by breathtaking harbor views, outdoor public art, green spaces and popular restaurants. Just minutes from Boston Logan Airport by boat, car or public transit, and a short walk from the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, this hotel is conveniently located for a business or leisure stay in Boston.  

“As Boston continues working to support the economy in light of COVID-19, we are excited to add to the momentum and welcome the first Hyatt Place hotel to the city’s Seaport waterfront area,” said General Manager Marcos Piteira. “With our smartly designed social spaces and guestrooms with separate work and sleep areas, our multitasking guests can easily accomplish what they need to do while on the road as they begin to travel again.”   

The hotel’s thoughtful and intuitive design ensures guests move seamlessly from work to relaxation. Hyatt Place Boston/Seaport District offers:

  • 297 spacious floor-to-ceiling window guestrooms with separate spaces to sleep, work and play, as well as a Cozy Corner sofa-sleeper, of which 54 rooms consist of oversized suite rooms
  • Complimentary breakfast for guests featuring a variety of pre-packaged or individually wrapped hot and cold breakfast items to suit all guests’ needs
  • Lobby Bar and patio seating featuring specialty coffees and premium beers, as well as wines and cocktails; seating outside with harbor views off the lobby bar is also available seasonally
  • The Market serving freshly prepared, pre-packaged meals anytime - day or night
  • 12th floor Guest Lounge and Patio featuring a large area for relaxing and networking with picturesque views of the Boston Harbor
  • 12th floor Fitness Center featuring cardio equipment with LCD touchscreens and views of the Boston Harbor 
  • Event Space offering 6,724 square feet of spaciously designed and flexible, high-tech meeting/function space 
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout hotel and guestrooms
  • Necessities program for forgotten items that guests can buy, borrow or enjoy for free

“Boston is a robust and vibrant city filled with friendly people, great neighborhoods and ethnic restaurants and local breweries. There is an ever expanding list of great places to dine, visit, see or do business in,” said Director of Sales Mary Lynn Daur Parenteau, Hyatt Place Boston Seaport District. “Our hotel is centrally located to all of them, and we are confident that Hyatt Place Boston Seaport District will exceed guest expectations in providing them everything they would need for a most memorable stay.”

The hotel features six light-filled, versatile event venues totaling more than 5,500 square feet of meeting space, all offering scenic Boston Harbor views and the latest in audiovisual technology.

“This new hotel is a great addition to the Seaport community, offering hotel guests incredible waterfront views, modern spaces and tech-friendly amenities,” said Dave Johnstone, chief investment officer – hospitality, at McWHINNEY. “Hotel guests will enjoy all the amenities and walkability during their stay, including an amazing 12th floor fitness center and lounge and patio offering incredible Boston Harbor views.”

World of Hyatt Gives Members 500 Reasons to Stay Somewhere New

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 Hyatt Place Boston/Seaport District from now through December 31, 2020, part of World of Hyatt’s new hotel member offer. Additional participating hotels and their offer stay periods can be found at No registration is required and members can earn on top of other offers.

Terms & Conditions

Offer 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.  Offer 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  To be eligible for this offer you must be a World of Hyatt member in good standing at time of reservation and stay, stay at a participating hotel with a checkout date during that hotel’s offer period, provide your 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  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  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 Place Boston Seaport District is under the leadership of General Manager Marcos Piteira and Director of Sales Mary Lynn Daur Parenteau. In his role, Piteira, Assistant General Manager Michael Lanzo and their operations team are directly responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel, including overseeing the hotel’s 60 associates and ensuring guests encounter the thoughtful service for which the Hyatt Place brand is known. Mary Lynn Daur Parenteau, along with Mary Kirk and the hotel’s sales team, is responsible for providing sales service and support to travelers and meeting planners frequenting the Boston Seaport area.


Hyatt Place hotels combine style, innovation and 24/7 conveniences to create an easy to navigate experience for today’s multi-tasking traveler. Guests can enjoy thoughtfully designed guestrooms featuring distinct zones for sleep, work and play, and free flowing social spaces that offer seamless transitions from work to relaxation. With more than 365 locations globally, Hyatt Place hotels offer freshly prepared food around the clock, efficient service and differentiated experiences for World of Hyatt members. For more information, please visit Join the conversation on Facebook and Instagram, and tag photos with #HyattPlace and #WhySettle.


A national real estate investment firm McWHINNEY, based in Colorado, is passionate about creating great places and providing awe-inspiring experiences. Since 1991, McWHINNEY has developed more than 6,000 acres of vibrant master-planned communities and more than 10 million square feet of vertical commercial and mixed-use properties in the Rocky Mountain region and on the West Coast. McWHINNEY has been named Colorado's "Developer of the Year" by the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and won the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) Global Award for Excellence and the Denver Business Journal Real Estate Champions – Catalyst Award for Denver Union Station. For additional information, visit

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Mary Lynn Daur Parenteau

Director of Sales

Hyatt Place Boston Seaport District