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World of Hyatt Launches ‘500 Reasons to Stay Somewhere New’ Promotion

World of Hyatt Launches ‘500 Reasons to Stay Somewhere New’ Promotion

Hyatt’s World of Hyatt guest loyalty promotion announced a new promotion, 500 Reasons to Stay Somewhere New, which encourages travelers to stay at new Hyatt properties.
All members are eligible to earn 500 points per night with a stay at one or more of 34 new Hyatt hotels.
Registration is not required as all members of the World of Hyatt program are eligible.
The promotion period varies from hotel to hotel, but typically …

Hyatt Regency Opens in South Africa

Hyatt Regency Opens in South Africa

Hyatt Hotels announced the opening of its first Hyatt-branded property in Cape Town, South Africa.
The 137-room hotel, renovated in partnership with Millat Properties and LW Design Group, features brightly-lit rooms in moderate, earth tones with hardwood floors.
The newly refurbished property is located in the Bo-Kaap neighborhood with views of Table Mountain and Signal Hill
The hotel offers an indoor and outdoor pool. Other amenities include a fitness center, laundry service, and …

Hyatt to Make it Easier to Earn Elite Status, Cutting Requirements by 50%

Hyatt to Make it Easier to Earn Elite Status, Cutting Requirements by 50%

Hyatt Hotels’ guest-loyalty program, World of Hyatt, announced multiple changes to its requirements for attaining elite status in the 2021 calendar year amidst the coronavirus pandemic.
The program will reduce both the Base Point and Tier-Qualifying Night requirements by 50%, compared to current requirements.  It is also extending several offers into the beginning of next year,
The hotelier’s goal is to give members “more time to accelerate point earnings and boost tier …

Park Hyatt Hotel to Open in London on the River Thames

Park Hyatt Hotel to Open in London on the River Thames

Hyatt Hotels announced plans for a Park Hyatt hotel to open in London early in the next decade.
The Park Hyatt London River Thames is slated to open in 2022 and will be incorporated into the Nine Elms, a new residential, commercial, and cultural quarter on the South Bank, directly opposite Westminster.
The hotelier said that it had been a longtime priority for it to open a Park Hyatt in the English …

Thompson Dallas Opens in Historic Bank Building

Thompson Dallas Opens in Historic Bank Building

Hyatt Hotels announced on Tuesday the opening of the Thompson Dallas, following a $460 million restoration of the historic First National Bank Tower, designed by architects George Dahl and Thomas Stanley.
The exterior, now restored, features a dark and light contrasting theme, using dark glass and white marble from the same quarry in Greece that was used for marble for the Parthenon.
Construction for the 627’ (191 m) tower began in 1961. …

New Hyatt Regency Planned for JFK

New Hyatt Regency Planned for JFK

Hyatt Hotels announced plans for a new hotel near John F. Kennedy International Airport.  The new property will be located at the Resorts World Casino in the Jamaica section of the city, approximately four miles (6.4 kilometers) from the aerodrome.
The hotelier is partnering with Genting Americas, a subsidiary of Kuala Lumpur-based Genting Group, which owns the casino complex.  The two companies said that the Hyatt Regency JFK at Resorts World …

Hyatt Opens 2 Hotels at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

Hyatt Opens 2 Hotels at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

Hyatt Hotels announced the opening of two properties at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
The Hyatt Place Paris Charles de Gaulle and the Hyatt House Paris Charles de Gaulle share one building and are the first dual-branded Hyatt House and Hyatt Place hotels in the country.
The 309-key Hyatt Place features guest rooms with an earth tone décor, a convertible sofa, and a separate writing desk.  Guests are invited to enjoy a …