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Hyatt Opens New Hotel in Guadalajara

Hyatt Opens New Hotel in Guadalajara

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the Hyatt Regency Andares Guadalajara. The hotel is the fourth Hyatt Regency to open in Mexico.
The property has 257 guestrooms, 25 of which are suites. Each is designed with artwork such as blown glass and woven headboards.
Dining venues include the hotel’s restaurant, Cassola, which features traditional Mexican dishes with a contemporary touch and the Andares Lounge, which offers light snacks and signature …

Hyatt to Replace Gold Passport with New World of Hyatt Loyalty Program on March 1

Hyatt to Replace Gold Passport with New World of Hyatt Loyalty Program on March 1

Hyatt Hotels announced that it will discontinue its current Gold Passport guest loyalty program and replace it with a new program, World of Hyatt, on March 1.
World of Hyatt will have three tiers, namely Discoverist, Explorist, and Globalist. Discoverist will require ten qualifying nights or 25,000 base points, while Explorist will require 30 qualifying nights or 50,000 base points. Globalist will require 60 qualifying nights or 100,000 base points.
The hotelier …

Hyatt Regency Xiamen Wuyuanwan Opens In China

Hyatt Regency Xiamen Wuyuanwan Opens In China

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of a new property in Xiamen, China. The Hyatt Regency Xiamen Wuyuanwan is the first Hyatt Regency branded hotel in the city.
The property has 301 guestrooms and suites, each with a 48” LCD TV and a rainhead shower. Rooms range in size from 484 to 2,238 square feet (45 to 208 square meters).
Guests can dine at the hotel’s Market Café, which serves Asian, …

A Tale of Two Hyatt Regencys: Los Angeles and San Francisco International Airports – Hotel Review

Good views of runways and airport operations are essential for a great stay at an airport hotel, such as at the Hyatt Regency at SFO.

Recently, my travel schedule was such that it made sense to stay at an airport hotel – usually not my first choice of location unless it’s directly on airport property with tarmac and ops view. For this reason, I found myself at Hyatt Regency hotels in San Francisco and Los Angeles within a few weeks of each other.
The Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport is in nearby Burlingame, which was a …

Hyatt Acquires Spa Operator Miraval

Hyatt Acquires Spa Operator Miraval

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts announced the acquisition of Miraval, a leading spa operator.
The acquisition involves an initial investment of $215 million by Hyatt for the Miraval brand, as well as for its two resorts, namely the flagship Miraval Arizona Resort and Spa in Tucson, and the Travaasa Resort in Austin, Texas.
Hyatt also plans to invest an additional $160 million over the next few years to fund Miraval’s planned expansion of …

Hyatt Regency Fuzhou Cangshan Opens in China

Hyatt Regency Fuzhou Cangshan Opens in China

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of a new Hyatt Regency in Fuzhou, China. The Hyatt Regency Fuzhou Cangshan is the first of the brand’s properties to open in China’s Fujian Province.
The hotel has 226 guestrooms and suites, each with a 48” LED TV and floor-to-ceiling windows. Rooms range in size from 473 to 2,626 square feet (44 to 24 square meters)
The hotel has four restaurants including Market Café, …

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa – Hotel Review

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Flying to Hawaii, I was prepared for beaches and relaxation. I wasn’t, however, prepared for penguins or the stars. The flightless birds in the lobby of the hotel seemed out of place, but actually the vast majority of penguins prefer warmer climates. The stars I merely forgot about, perhaps due to the light pollution in New York City that renders most of the sky a gray blanket at night. Re-introductions …