This year, Park Hyatt will celebrate its third annual Masters of Food & Wine South America festival in Argentina February 10th – 11th at Palacio – Duhau Park Hyatt Buenos Aires, and February 12th – 15th at Park Hyatt Mendoza.
The monumental artwork by artist Brian Cairns that has concealed Andaz West Hollywood’s south-facing exterior for the last month has come down to reveal the second property in the Andaz brand portfolio and the first Andaz hotel to open in the United States.
Hyatt Gold Passport is launching its largest ever point promotion, giving members the opportunity to earn up to 20,000 bonus points, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts announced today.
Global Hyatt Corporation and Addax Holdings Ltd., a Bermudian development company owned by members of Bazarian International Financial Associates, LLC, announced today the signing of a management agreement for Park Hyatt Bermuda.
As a way of saying “thank you” to its valued travel agent partners, Hyatt Resorts announces a special winter bonus commission program for individual travel agents.
CHICAGO (December 15, 2008) -Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has announced that it will manage a luxury resort on Portugal’s spectacular Alentejo coast for Pelicano Investimento Imobiliário SA.
Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch kicks off the holiday season with a welcoming gift for its guests - the completion of the third and final phase of a $50 million transformation featuring a new contemporary look and upscale services and amenities.
PARIS (December 2008) --Park Hyatt has partnered with Louis Vuitton to present a Tour of the World, featuring “Hair Room Service” by famous French hairstylist and couture icon John Nollet.
After 15 months in the making, the $45 million redevelopment of Grand Hyatt Melbourne is now complete.
Melbourne, December 2008… After 15 months in the making, the $45 million redevelopment of Grand Hyatt Melbourne is now complete. Melbourne’s new centre of luxury includes spectacular new upper and lower lobbies, the opening of Collins Kitchen, the new restaurant, and new bar, RU-CO
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts today announced an agreement with Natura Water Inc. that will provide guests in its restaurants with a healthy, safe, environmentally responsible alternative to bottled water.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts announces today Hyatt Business Plan, a new package available year-round, which offers global business travelers ease and convenience at Hyatt hotels and resorts around the world. Recognized for catering to business travelers, Hyatt hotels feature exceptional services and amenities, world-class dining options, and superb meeting facilities
Grand Hyatt Tokyo is pleased to introduce exciting winter menus, available from January to March 2009, using fresh, seasonal, locally grown and imported ingredients, such as fruits, vegetables, meats and seafood.
MISHAWAKA, IN – Oct. 30, 2008 – Hyatt Hotels & Resorts and First Hospitality, LLC today announce the opening of Hyatt Place South Bend/Mishawaka, the first newly built Hyatt Place hotel to open in the Midwest.
RIDGELAND, MS – Oct. 27, 2008 – Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, Madison Lodging, LLC and InterMountain Management, LLC today announce the opening of Hyatt Place Jackson/Ridgeland, marking Mississippi’s first-ever Hyatt-branded hotel and the first prototype Hyatt Place hotel in the south.
CHICAGO – October 27, 2008 – With more business travelers needing to curb travel expenses, Hyatt Place – recently named the top mid-scale full service brand by J.D. Power and Associates – is reiterating its ‘Unlimited Time Offer,’
CHICAGO (October 21, 2008) – With the holiday season fast approaching, travelers are starting to think not only about where to spend their precious time off but also how to get the most bang for their buck when they travel.
Chicago-based Hyatt Hotels & Resorts and its regional partner, Make-A-Wish Foundation of Illinois, an organization that grants the wishes of children from the region with life-threatening illnesses, announced today that its Team Stay Fit at Hyatt
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts announced today it will operate and manage the new 394-room Hyatt Regency Toronto in downtown Toronto on behalf of King Street Enterprises.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts today unveiled a first-of-its-kind travel personality quiz to help individuals identify their travel temperaments and test their travel companion compatibility
Park Hyatt Beaver Creek, at the base of Beaver Creek Mountain will open 8100 Mountainside Bar and Grill, an innovative restaurant featuring the freshest ingredients from local and national purveyors, in time for Christmas 2008.
Zurich, October 2008 – The Park Hyatt Zurich was awarded with the third rank at the CASH Employers’ Award 2008 on October 8, 2008.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts and Abu Dhabi National Hotels (ADNH) announce the signing of a management agreement for Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi.
Planning and packing for family vacations just got easier. Hyatt Hotels & Resorts today announced an exclusive partnership with Babies Travel Lite, an online retail resource offering more than 1,000 brand-name baby products including diapers, baby food, infant formula and specialty travel items for delivery directly to Hyatt properties. At a time when airlines are charging for checked luggage and carry-on restrictions are tightening, Hyatt’s partnership with Babies Travel Lite enables parents to avoid airline baggage fees and airport line hassles freeing them up to care for their families.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has announced the January 2009 launch of its second property under its new brand, Andaz.
Today, celebrating the Argentina Polo season 2008, Palacio Duhau-Park Hyatt Buenos Aires presented to the press “Alegría Park Hyatt Polo Team”.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts is making it easy to turn business travel into “free time” during its Faster Free Nights promotion. Hyatt Gold Passport members earn a free night after every two eligible stays at any one of more than 365 Hyatt hotels worldwide between now and December 30, 2008.
For the second consecutive year, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts will serve as a national corporate sponsor of Jumpstart’s Read for the Record® campaign, participating in a global effort to highlight the importance of early childhood education by breaking the world record for the largest shared reading experience.
For visitors looking for the ultimate skiing experience, Technique Weeks, which is offered at the Park Hyatt Beaver Creek, is ideal.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts today announced that its North American properties will provide jogging and fitness-walking guests with palm-size route cards designed by Athletic-Minded Traveler®, a leading healthy-travel and lifestyle media firm. Hyatt is the first major hospitality company to partner with Athletic-Minded Traveler and will feature the maps as part of the StayFit@Hyatt program at participating Hyatt Regency and Grand Hyatt propertie.
BEAVER CREEK, Colo.—August 25, 2008—Park Hyatt Beaver Creek, nestled in the beautiful Rocky Mountains, is undergoing a $4 million renovation of seven suites and 14 executive king junior suites.
TOKYO (August 22, 2008) – Park Hyatt Tokyo is pleased to announce the appointment of Philippe Roux-Dessarps as General Manager, effective September 1, 2008.
BBDO New York announced today that is has been selected by Global Hyatt Corporation, one of the world’s premiere hotel companies, to be its strategic and creative agency partner handling its global brand advertising needs. BBDO partnered with sister-agency PHD, which was jointly awarded media buying and planning. The decision was made following a three-month competitive review.
MALTA, NY– Aug. 13, 2008 – Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, Malta Hospitality, LLC, and InterMountain Management, LLC today announce the opening of Hyatt Place Saratoga/Malta, marking New York State’s first Hyatt Place and the country’s first ground-up Hyatt Place hotel
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts today announced that Hyatt Place®, which has grown to 118 hotels nationwide since its 2006 launch, has been named the top mid-scale full service brand in the J.D. Power and Associates 2008 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction IndexSM .
Saigon, Vietnam – August 4, 2008 -The history behind the Park Hyatt Masters of Food and Wine began 23 years ago when Highlands Inn Park Hyatt Carmel, California, hosted the event for the very first time.
Dozens of Hyatt Regency properties in key business, convention and resort locations in North America are undergoing dramatic transformation as part of a multiyear revitalization project. When openings of new hotels in the same time period are taken into account, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts and the owners of several Hyatt managed properties are investing more than $1.3 billion in Hyatt’s core brand in North America. Seventeen properties have been renovated or opened in the past three years and 31 additional hotels are scheduled to be revamped or to open by the end of 2010.
The new Cafe restaurant at Hyatt Regency Perth is open for business after an extensive redevelopment that transformed the restaurant and introduced a new, interactive style of dining to Perth.
The Travel Industry Association reports that Americans are expected to take more than 327 million leisure trips this summer. But as travelers hit the road, many are feeling the pinch of gas prices averaging above $4 per gallon. To help ease the burden and offer incentives for continued travel, select Hyatt Regency hotels and resorts across the country are offering money-saving gasoline promotions and packages valid through Labor Day and beyond. Select properties showcasing such offers include:
Global Hyatt Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer Mark Hoplamazian today announced the appointment of Harmit Singh as chief financial officer (CFO). In this position, Singh will lead the company’s finance, accounting, treasury, tax and strategic financial planning functions worldwide. Singh was formerly senior vice president and chief financial officer – International for Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) responsible for finance, information technology and supply chain. Singh will report directly to Hoplamazian.
CHICAGO – June 9, 2008– To celebrate Pride 2008, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts continues its partnership with the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) and in celebration launches a new Hyatt GLAAD Package at 25 participating Hyatt Hotels & Resorts across the country.
CHICAGO – June 9, 2008 – Hyatt hotels and resorts in Florida make this travel season enticing and more affordable by offering savings on the prevailing room rate and up to a 25% discount on food and beverage daily during their stay.
Affiliates of Global Hyatt Corporation and Alliances Group have announced the signing of a management agreement for Park Hyatt Marrakech.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has named Amy Curtis-McIntyre to the newly created position of senior vice president, brand communication. In this role, Curtis-McIntyre is responsible for developing a global brand communication strategy to differentiate and drive preference for Hyatt’s full-service brands worldwide. Her priorities include the development and launch of Hyatt’s first global advertising campaign and collaboration with the company’s human resources department to communicate key brand messages internally. Curtis-McIntyre reports to Tom O’Toole, chief marketing officer, Global Hyatt Corporation.
CHICAGO – May 14, 2008 – With Americans grilling more than ever before, Hyatt Summerfield Suites today kicks-off its 2nd annual Summer Grilling Social program to ensure guests can enjoy one of their favorite summertime activities even while traveling.
Chicago, IL (May 6, 2008) – Following the announcement of Restaurant Magazine’s (UK) S. Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards in London on April 21, 2008, Made in China, Grand Hyatt Beijing’s popular northern Chinese restaurant, led by Executive Chef Martin Aw Yong, was selected to the Nespresso World’s 50 Best Restaurants Academy’s new Regional Recommendations list.
Zurich, May 2008 – Ideally located in the heart of Zurich, across from the Congress Center and steps from the Lake, Park Hyatt Zurich introduces YogaAway for those who want to start off their morning invigorated or for those who need to recuperate at the end of a long day.
The Parisian parfumeur Blaise Mautin has created fragrances for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts since 2001, successfully launching scents for Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme, Park Hyatt Washington and Park Hyatt Dubai.
Hyatt Place Nashville/Franklin/Cool Springs – just 10 miles from downtown Nashville – opens today, making it the fifth Hyatt Place hotel in the Nashville area. Hyatt Place, a new kind of hotel that complements Hyatt’s full service brands, combines contemporary design with innovative services and amenities to create an atmosphere of casual hospitality.
The opening of Grand Hyatt Doha in Spring 2008 will mark Qatar’s entry into the glittering world of 5star Hyatt hotels in the Arabian Gulf region. Park Hyatt Dubai, Grand Hyatt Dubai, Hyatt Regency Dubai and Grand Hyatt Muscat have established themselves as leading hotels in the region, winning international awards for service and style.
TOKYO (March 27, 2008) - Park Hyatt Tokyo, committed to offering discriminating travelers the highest level of individual attention, will unveil a collection of facial and body treatments tailored for men and created exclusively by Australian company Aesop, whose sublime products have cared for discerning clients globally since 1987.
Grand Hyatt San Antonio, a striking 1003-room, 37 story luxury hotel, opened this weekend in the bustling heart of “the Alamo City.” Adjacent to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and the famed San Antonio Riverwalk, the contemporary hotel is a stunning addition to the city’s skyline, offering a combination of facilities, services and amenities designed to meet the needs of discriminating business and leisure travelers.
CHICAGO, Illinois – March 12, 2008 – With nearly 7.4 million Americans saying the lines between their personal and professional lives blur, travelers are demanding the tools to allow that blended lifestyle to continue while on the road.1
CHICAGO – March 12, 2008 – Today’s technologically savvy, sophisticated travelers are looking for accommodations that balance their need for technology with their desire for a personal connection.
Hyatt Place today announced it is introducing the March Basketball Package*, allowing college basketball fans to watch all games played during the first six days of the upcoming tournament. Valid for stays March 20-23 and 27-28, 2008, the package is available at more than 90 hotels throughout the country.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has broadened the Hyatt Gift Card program to include Hyatt Place and Hyatt Summerfield Suites, allowing guests to experience Hyatt’s renowned hospitality in more than 130 new locations throughout the U.S.
Travelers are facing mounting delays at the airport, with more than 27 percent of flights cancelled or delayed in January 20081 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.
March 31, 2008 (Chicago, IL) – yatt’it, the new online travel community from Hyatt Gold Passport, offers travelers an essential combination of candid, fellow-traveler advice and insider knowledge with a unique advantage – credibility.
The Chartres Lodging Group, LLC, has completed its purchase of the 910-room Adam’s Mark Hotel St. Louis from HBE Corp., of St. Louis
With more hotels than ever in key cities like Shanghai and Beijing, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts rings in the Chinese “Year of the Rat” with a collection of properties ready to host guests for the upcoming 2008 Summer Olympic Games. In Shanghai, Hyatt on the Bund and Grand Hyatt Shanghai will be joined by the new Park Hyatt Shanghai opening in July.
The commitment by Grand Hyatt Singapore over the past 10 years in the area of “green” projects and initiatives that embrace both economic and environmental sustainability have not gone unnoticed. At the recent ASEAN Tourism Forum 2008 held in Bangkok, Thailand, Grand Hyatt Singapore was presented with the ASEAN Green Hotel Standard 2008- 2009 award, the hotel’s second award in the ASEAN arena with regards to the hotel’s positive environmental actions.
Hyatt Regency Trinidad will be ready to share its hospitality with Carnival revelers this February. Trinidad’s first full-service hotel to open since 1962 welcomes its first guests on January 29th, 2008.
Hyatt’s upscale all-suite/extended-stay brand Hyatt Summerfield Suites® today announced it doubled its development pipeline in 2007 for a year-end total of 20 new hotels, increasing the total number of Hyatt Summerfield Suites hotels open and under development to more than 50.
Affiliates of Global Hyatt Corporation today announced the signing of an agreement with Vivico Real Estate GmbH to operate a new 405-room Grand Hyatt in Frankfurt. Slated to open in 2011, the hotel will be part of a 541-foot (165 meter) tower featuring a modern and stylish design.
Further demonstrating its position as the ‘category killer’ upscale select service brand, Hyatt today announced that it approved a total of 86 new Hyatt Place hotels to date
The new Hyatt Regency Trinidad Hotel welcomed its first guest on January 29th, 2008.
Domenick Buffone has been named general manager of the 328-room Hyatt Regency Greenville. He replaces Nancy Dudak, who has been promoted to general manager of Hyatt Regency Atlanta Suites.
Hyatt Regency Houston, a prominent landmark in the downtown Houston skyline since 1972, announces plans for a comprehensive, $35-million revitalization project to include the transformation of all 960 guestrooms, the addition of new, high-tech meeting space and a Shula’s fine-dining steakhouse.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has announced that Jill Johnson has been appointed Vice President, Asset Management.
Park Hyatt Zurich has added a new section to its lunch and dinner menus, with a wide selection of Swiss cheeses presented adjacent to the open show kitchen of the restaurant parkhuus, allowing gourmets to enjoy more than 20 local cheeses.
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Hyatt Place, already a frontrunner in hospitality technology, today announced that guests at all its hotels will be able to connect their portable media devices into the 42-inch HDTV by year-end, thanks to the Hyatt Plug Panel™, a cutting-edge in-room media connectivity device.
Hyatt Place Orlando/Universal – just minutes from the Universal Orlando Resort – opens today, introducing a new experience to Orlando. Hyatt Place, a new kind of hotel that complements Hyatt’s full service brands, combines contemporary design with innovative services and amenities to create an atmosphere of casual hospitality.
The holidays are a time for giving, so Hyatt Place is introducing the Winter Breakfast Bonus package*, which gives guests two free breakfast entrées in addition to the complimentary continental breakfast already included with their stay.
Hong Kong, November 30, 2007 – Global Hyatt Corporation and New World Development Company have announced the signing of a management agreement for a new 384-room Hyatt Regency, scheduled to open in 2009 in the heart of Kowloon’s Tsim Sha Tsui district.
November 16, 2007 marks the launch of Andaz Liverpool Street, London (formerly the Great Eastern Hotel).
Hyatt Place Boston/Medford – just minutes from downtown Boston – opens today, bringing a new type of hospitality experience to Massachusetts.
Hyatt Regency Indianapolis is excited to announce the completion of a $13-million renovation with the opening of One South restaurant on Friday, November 16, 2007.
Chefs at Hyatt Hotels & Resorts in the US, Canada and Caribbean are heating up the fall season with an exciting new Mediterranean-inspired food and drink menu, Spice, Savor the Flavor.
Hyatt Place hotels now offer football fans the ability to follow their favorite college and professional teams while in their hotel room, thanks to exclusive programming from Lodgenet Entertainment Corporation and DIRECTV.
Hyatt Place today announced the hotel industry’s first customized webpage populated with location-specific content using iGoogle*. This marks the first time a hotel brand is providing guests with the ability to immediately view relevant, local online content to assist them during their stay.
Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) announced that the exclusive new 200-room, five-star hotel in Abu Dhabi’s Capital Gate building, adjacent to the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, will be operated by Hyatt Hotels & Resorts.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts and Indochina Capital have announced the signing of a management agreement for Hyatt Regency Danang Resort and Spa.
Americans’ definition of adventure travel is broadening, a new Hyatt Resorts survey* reveals, showing more travelers look to food and culture to spice up their vacations.
CHICAGO, IL – Oct. 1, 2007 – Global Hyatt Corporation today announced Hyatt Place and Hyatt Summerfield Suites, its upscale select-service and extended-stay brands, reached a new milestone: a combined total of 100 approved new hotels, adding to the 150 hotels open and soon to open.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts announced today that Hyatt Regency Dallas General Manager Steve Vissotzky receives the “Donald N. Pritzker Award of Excellence” for 2006.
Chicago, IL – September 28, 2007 – Global Hyatt Corporation today announced a development team dedicated exclusively to the Americas.
The East Avenue Investment Group LP and Global Hyatt Corporation announced today plans to develop a hotel under Hyatt’s new luxury brand, Andaz™, as part of a mixed-use development in Austin’s central core.
Chicago, August 29, 2007 – Tom Pritzker, Chairman of Global Hyatt Corporation, announced today that Madrone Capital Partners, a private investment firm affiliated with Rob Walton and his family, and entities affiliated with Goldman Sachs Capital Partners have agreed to invest a total of $1 billion to acquire equity securities in Global Hyatt Corporation.
LAKE MARY, FL– Aug. 8, 2007 – Hyatt Place today announced the groundbreaking of Hyatt Place Orlando/Lake Mary.
Hyatt Regency La Manga in south-eastern Spain's award-winning La Manga Club resort has just unveiled its stunning new look, which is part of a comprehensive 10-million euro refurbishment programme.
Paris, July 19th 2007 -Five years after it’s opening, Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme, an undisputed contemporary palace in the French capital, is opening new luxury suites, and a new improved and extended Spa
Fully renovated and redesigned, the Gaia Fitness Centre & Spa is the latest addition to the Hyatt Regency Istanbul’s luxury range of services.
As the best hotel in San Francisco’s #1 destination, the newly renovated Hyatt at Fisherman’s Wharf is the ideal property for business travelers that take a different approach to their out of office ventures.
CHICAGO, IL – June 26, 2007 – Hyatt’s new upscale all-suite/extended-stay brand, Hyatt Summerfield Suite®, today announced its 2007 year-to-date development results with 10 new build hotels across the country.
CHICAGO, IL – June 26, 2007 – Hyatt Place today announced its development results for the first half of 2007 with an additional 20 new build hotels, bringing the total number of new build Hyatt Place projects under development to 50 hotels.
CHICAGO - June 18, 2007 - Hyatt Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce it will donate five percent of all Hyatt.com gift card purchases from June 1 - July 31 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation
The hotel, which opened in September 1980, is the longest established Hyatt property in Japan, and is widely recognized for its reputation, standards of service excellence and attention to detail.
Inspired by the changing landscape of contemporary, multitasking business travelers, Global Hyatt Corporation today unveiled Hyatt Place™, an innovative hotel concept with a strong appeal to a newly identified target audience who has successfully adapted to today’s “24/7 lifestyle.” This group of travelers shares a mindset and way of life that revolves around seamlessly merging personal and professional activities. Hyatt Place, designed to meet the needs of a new customer segment, caters to this seismic shift in lifestyle and offers travelers a balanced mix of comfortable and functional guestroom amenities such as: 42inch highdefinition televisions with next generation entertainment content; free WiFi access; a comfortable, eight foot sectional sofa sleeper, all within an oversized, suite like room with 20 percent more space than the average hotel room.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts and ê Shave, a company known around the globe for their shaving expertise and artistically-inspired line of luxury grooming essentials,have partnered to offer ê Shave’s Spa Shave ProgramSM at select Hyatt Pure locations in North America.