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.
Global Hyatt Corporation announced today that an agreement has been signed between Hyatt International (EAME) LLC and Projektgesellschaft Hafenspitze mbH for Hyatt to operate the new 286room Hyatt Regency Dusseldorf, scheduled to open in 2010.
Hyatt Harborside at Boston’s Logan International Airport recently upgraded its pool water treatment system as part of their commitment to the environment as well as customer loyalty/satisfaction. Ecolab’s Pure Comfort Saline System offers an alternative to the traditional bleach sanitizer.
Hyatt International (EAME) LLC and Sozidanije LLC have announced that Hyatt has signed a preliminary agreement to operate the new 221-room Hyatt Regency Dushanbe.
Hyatt International (EAME) LLC and LLC “Verh-Isetskaya Investment Construction Company” have announced that definitive agreements have been signed for Hyatt to operate the new 300-room Hyatt Regency Ekaterinburg.
Hyatt Hotels and Resorts announce the opening of the Grand Hyatt Macau at the City of Dreams, a flagship entertainment development by Melco PBL Entertainment.
In a joint press conference today in Mexico City, Global Hyatt Corporation and GICSA announced the latest addition to the prestigious Park Hyatt portfolio, Park Hyatt Mexico City – Reforma. Located within the impressive Capital Reforma development, a new multipurpose complex comprised of offices, highend luxury Park Hyatt Residences and exclusive retail shops, Park Hyatt Mexico City is slated to open in late 2009.
ORLANDO, Fla. (April 13, 2007) – Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando, Fla. and Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa in Bonita Springs, Fla. offer endless summer savings with Summer Splash May 25 through October 31, 2007.
CHICAGO (April 12, 2007) – Global Hyatt Corporation President and CEO Mark Hoplamazian today announced the launch of Andaz, the company’s newest addition to its global brand portfolio.
Hong Kong, March 2007 -Over the next three years, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts plans to open 16 new hotels in Asia Pacific.
Grand Hyatt Seoul is renowned throughout the world for its commitment to the absolute best in every aspect of service. THE SPA at Grand Hyatt Seoul reflects this dedication to excellence in the meticulously choreographed services, traditional Korean remedies and European aromatherapies that have been incorporated into its treatment menu. Natural ingredients and massage techniques indigenous to Korea have been adopted throughout THE SPA’s services to provide an authentic Korean treatment experience, integrated with contemporary European aromatherapies and wellness sciences, creating a full range of services that anticipates the needs of even the most discerning guest.
THE SPA at Grand Hyatt Seoul, located on the hotel’s garden level, features 14 luxuriously appointed treatment rooms designed by architect and designer, John Morford, and showcasing the same attention to detail for which Grand Hyatt Seoul has long been renowned. THE SPA is the latest addition to the hotel’s portfolio, solidifying Grand Hyatt Seoul’s leadership position in the luxury hotel category and enhancing its standing as a multidimensional cityresort hotel. Opening in April 2007, THE SPA will share its debut alongside the redesigned Club Olympus, which has been upgraded and expanded with all new life fitness equipment fitness open 24 hours a day, making it the first in its class.
Hyatt Harborside, a ‘hidden gem’ at Logan International Airport, has just completed a $6 million renovation of guestrooms, dining and event space.
Hyatt Harborside at Boston’s Logan International Airport has just become among the first hotels in Boston to earn Energy Star Label Certification and is now listed on the Registry of ENERGY STAR Qualified Buildings.
Hyatt Harborside at Boston’s Logan International Airport, one of 12 businesses selected out of more than 70 nominees, was honored by Mayor Thomas M. Menino on Thursday, April 19 at the city’s 2007 Green Business Awards ceremony.
Hong Kong, March 2007...Continuing its rapid expansion in China, Hyatt will open its seventh hotel on the Mainland mid 2007.
As the best hotel in San Francisco’s #1 destination, the newly renovated Hyatt at Fisherman’s Wharf recently introduced specialty room packages for 2007.
Grand Hyatt Tokyo introduces two new accommodation packages that cater to both families and guests who want to spend quality time alone.
Experience what it means to live the Park Hyatt life with the latest lifestyle package “Park Life”.
Al Montazahah Company, the owning company of the Equestrian Club of Jeddah, whose founding shareholders are Sheikh Abdullah Al Rushaid, Aal Taher Group represented by Sheikh Tarek Taher and Bouygues Batiment International, has appointed Hyatt International as manager of the Equestrian Club including the luxury Park Hyatt Jeddah.
In the latest stage of a major renovation programme, Grand Hyatt Bali, located in the prestigious Nusa Dua area, has announced its plans for the Kriya Spa. Scheduled to open in early 2007, Kriya will add immeasurably to the awardwinning resort’s already extensive relaxation and activity facilities. Nestled within the lush tropical gardens of the 40acre beachfront property, the Kriya Spa will, in essence, be a ‘wellness sanctuary’, offering the discerning traveller an authentic Balinese healing experience with 24 luxurious spa villas for treatments and for full day spa programmes.
Hyatt Regency Hua Hin announced the opening of THE BARAI, a new residential spa with eight exclusive spa suites and 18 exotic treatment rooms.
The Hotel Association of Washington, D.C. awarded Hyatt Regency Washington with the Outstanding Achievement for Community Service Award at the Annual Stars of the Industry Luncheon, held on February 22, for their involvement with Capitol Hill Group Ministry in 2006.
The Hyatt Regency Baltimore’s recently completed $20 million renovation, the largest in the hotel’s 25-year history, offers guests an innovative mix of comfort and convenience whether they are traveling to the City’s Inner Harbor for business or pleasure.
Global Hyatt Corporation is pleased to announce the reopening of Hyatt Regency O’Hare, one of the world’s largest convention hotels located in Rosemont, IL, on February 1, 2007.
Hyatt Place, one of Hyatt’s two new brands, gained impressive development traction in its debut year, garnering 31 new projects, totaling 4,321 hotel rooms. These new projects will join the 120 hotels converting to the Hyatt Place brand in 2007
Hyatt Regency Indianapolis is excited to announce the groundbreaking of their $11-million renovation. The redesigned hotel will include an additional 10,000 square feet of meeting space, an Italian/American restaurant, cosmopolitan lounge, Starbucks® coffee shop and sophisticated lobby.
December 8, 2006 (Chicago, IL) – Hyatt Regency O’Hare, one of world’s largest convention hotels located in Rosemont, IL, will close its doors on Sunday, December 10 to begin a dramatic $60 million transformation of the Jonathan Portman-designed, iconic 1969 structure.
Chicago, November 28, 2006 – Thomas Pritzker, Chairman of Global Hyatt Corporation, announced today that Mark S. Hoplamazian has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company.
NEW YORK—November 14, 2006—The conference level at the Grand Hyatt has recently reopened, featuring brand new meeting space with the latest technology necessary to run a successful meeting.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has announced the unveiling of www.hyattpure.com --a new and novel website illustrating Hyatt’s rare approach to authentic, culturally rich spa experiences at over 70 destinations worldwide.
As one of the busiest travel seasons in years approaches, travelers can find exciting holiday packages at Hyatt Hotels & Resorts across the U.S.
Hyatt Corporation confirms that it will cease management of Park Hyatt Los Angeles at midnight on December 31, 2006. Hyatt has managed the 366-room Park Hyatt Los Angeles, located on Avenue of the...
GERMANTOWN, Tenn., October 3, 2006 – Equity Inns, Inc. (NYSE: ENN), the third largest hotel real estate investment trust (REIT), today announced that the Company has filed a Form 8-K with the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) in connection with agreement with Global Hyatt Corporation regarding the terms under which ENN will convert its 18 AmeriSuites to Hyatt Place hotels. Conversion of all hotels is expected to be completed by the end of 2007.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts is proud to announce today that six of its properties – Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa, Hyatt Regency Waikiki Resort & Spa, Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa, Park Hyatt Toronto and I.Sawan Residential Spa & Club at Grand Hyatt Erawan, Bangkok – have been honored by Travel + Leisure’s 11th annual World’s Best Spa poll.
The newly re-opened Park Hyatt Washington and Audi of America, Inc. announced a new partnership today thus combining exceptional hospitality with automotive luxury
Global Hyatt Corporation is partnering with Seattlebased real estate developer R.C. Hedreen Co. to develop, own and operate Hyatt at Olive 8 in the heart of downtown Seattle. R.C. Hedreen Co. and Hyatt jointly own Grand Hyatt Seattle, while Hyatt manages the property. The companies have reached a similar agreement for Hyatt at Olive 8. The new hotel and residential project, valued at over $175 million, recently began construction at the corner of 8Avenue and Olive Way.
Spanish magazine Diavaram has named Grand Hyatt Berlin “Best Contemporary Grand Hotel” in its current Berlin issue.
In line with Hyatt’s brand standard of service excellence, the chain will continue to make available a variety of toiletries and bath products for its guests upon request at all Hyatt hotels and resorts including Grand Hyatt, Hyatt Regency and Park Hyatt properties.
Rolling out the welcome mat and inviting guests to a new lifestyle hotel experience, the staff of the first Hyatt Place and company executives celebrated the property’s grand opening today in Lombard, Illinois.
Park Hyatt Beaver Creek general manager Scott Mason recently announced a $20 million hotel improvement plan that includes the renovation of Allegria Spa and the reinvigorating of the hotel’s public areas, meeting facilities and guest accommodations.
Over the next three years, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts plans to open 12 new hotels in Greater China including three Park Hyatt hotels, two Grand Hyatt, and seven Hyatt Regency hotels
Park Hyatt Washington has just reopened after an extensive redesign by Tony Chi and invites its guests and DC area residents to discover the fine art of tea with the launch of its new Tea Cellar.
Park Hyatt Washington reopened it doors June 17, 2006 following a $24 million renovation and redesign by celebrated designer Tony Chi.
Starting today, the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza hotel in Los Angeles offers guests and their dog special recognition with its Hyatt Gold Pawsport frequent pet stay program.
July 2006 (Aruba) -Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino is getting a $20 million makeover in lavish renovations, and we’re in the mood to celebrate!
CHICAGO, June 7, 2006 --Global Hyatt Corporation announced today that Doug Geoga has resigned as President of the company, effective June 30, 2006.
CHICAGO—June 6, 2006—Global Hyatt Corporation has unveiled its new-build prototype hotel concept along with its new brand logo for its extended stay brand, Hyatt Summerfield Suites.
AUSTIN/BASTROP, TEXAS-June 1, 2006 — Amid the musical sounds of fiddlers and a resounding finale from a local gospel choir, the newest and largest destination resort in Central Texas opened its doors today with a special ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Global Hyatt Corporation announced today that it has received twenty applications in total from both developers and joint-venture development partnerships to build Hyatt Place hotels, Hyatt’s new entry into the select service segment.
After successfully introducing the residential spa concept in luxury hotels in 2004 with the award winning Plateau (Grand Hyatt Hong Kong), and 2005 with i.sawan (Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok), and Amara (Park Hyatt Dubai); Hyatt Hotels and Resorts has announced plans to feature purpose-built spa rooms offering a full range of treatments in all new Park Hyatt and select Grand Hyatt properties.
Chicago based Global Hyatt Corporation announced today a worldwide partnership with the MakeAWish Foundation, a global organization that grants the wishes of children with lifethreatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.
CHICAGO--March 21, 2006 --Dorado Beach Hotel Corporation, owner of Hyatt Dorado Beach Resort & Country Club, announced today that it will cease operation of Hyatt Dorado Beach Hotel and terminate its management agreement with Hyatt Hotels Corporation, effective May 31, 2006.
Hyatt responds to consumer demand with a collection of ten new products and services designed to reduce hassles and increase productivity on the road.
Need some TLC from too much PDA? Following a 25% increase in PDA shipments in the first quarter of 2005 (according to PC World), HyattPure launches the “Blackberry Balm Hand Massage” --a helping hand for tech-savvy business travelers experiencing “blue thumb” from their Blackberry’s and tenderness from their Treo’s.
When business travelers are not on the road, most want to spend time with their spouse or family.
Hyatt Gold Passport members can now earn and redeem free nights at Summerfield Suites.
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts announced today the opening of Hyatt Regency Kyoto.
Global Hyatt Corporation and JER Partners today announced the March 13, 2006 purchase closing of London’s Great Eastern Hotel from Conran Holdings and the Blackstone Group for ₤150 million. The joint acquisition between Global Hyatt and JER was first announced in midFebruary 2006.
Strategic Hotel Capital, LLC announced today it has sold Park Hyatt San Francisco to HEI Hospitality, LLC. Hyatt Corporation will no longer manage the hotel, effective May 9, 2006, following Strategic Hotel Capital’s sale of the property to HEI Hospitality.