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Hyatt to Offer Double Points in Beyond Journeys Promotion

Hyatt to Offer Double Points in Beyond Journeys Promotion

Hyatt Hotels World of Hyatt guest loyalty program announced a new promotion.
Dubbed “Bonus Journeys,” the program allows program members to earn double points from February 15 through May 15, 2020.  Over 1,000 Hyatt locations are participating across the globe.
The roster of hotels includes 875 Hyatt hotels including Thompson, Hyatt Regency, Andaz, and Grand Hyatt, as well as MGM Resorts including Bellagio and Aris.  In addition, over 300 hotels that are …

Hyatt Plans 200 New Hotels in the Americas By 2022

Hyatt Plans 200 New Hotels in the Americas By 2022

Hyatt Hotels said it plans to open over 50 new properties in the Americas in the current year and a total of 200 new hotels by the end of 2022.
The move will increase Hyatt’s footprint in the region by 33%.
The hotelier recently opened the Thompson Washington, D.C. in the nation’s capital. The list of new hotels that will open in 2020 includes the Andaz Palm Springs in California; the Hyatt …

American, Hilton, Hyatt, InterContinental, Marriott, Southwest, United Earn Top Rating in LGBT Workplace Equality Index

American, Hilton, Hyatt, InterContinental, Marriott, Southwest, United Earn Top Rating in LGBT Workplace Equality Index

American Airlines, Hilton Worldwide, Hyatt Hotels, InterContinental Hotels Group, Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group, Marriott International, Southwest Airlines, and United Airlines all earned the top rating of 100% from the Human Rights Campaign’s 2020 Corporate Equality Index, which was announced at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
The index rates companies on their non-discrimination policies, employment benefits, their public commitment to LGBTQ equality, and what the HRC calls “responsible citizenship.”
Alaska Airlines …

Hyatt Reflags Two IHG Properties in Manchester

Hyatt Reflags Two IHG Properties in Manchester

Hyatt Hotels announced the opening on Monday of the Hyatt Regency Manchester and the Hyatt House Manchester, the latter being the brand’s entry into the United Kingdom.
The hotelier opened the 212-key Hyatt Regency Manchester Oxford Road and the 116-key Hyatt House Manchester/Oxford Road in the Lume, a building that also houses two restaurants, reflagging two InterContinental Hotels Group properties currently operating in the building.
Both the Crowne Plaza Manchester Oxford Road …

Hyatt to Open New Hotel in Iceland

Hyatt to Open New Hotel in Iceland

Hyatt Hotels announced plans to open a new hotel in Reykjavík, Iceland.
The Hyatt Centric Reykjavík will be the first Hyatt-branded hotel in the country.  The 169-property, which will open in 2022, will be located in the building that formerly housed the headquarters of the Ríkisútvarpið, the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service, which will undergo a top-to-bottom redevelopment to be converted into a hotel.
Hyatt said it had spent the past year carefully …

Hyatt and Small Luxury Hotels of the World Expand Alliance

Hyatt and Small Luxury Hotels of the World Expand Alliance

Hyatt Hotels announced an expansion of its relationship with Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
Over 300 hotels that are part of Small Luxury Hotels of the World now participate in the World of Hyatt guest loyalty program.  The number is a 500% increase from the time of the program’s inception.
The partnership will allow members of Hyatt’s World of Hyatt guest loyalty program the opportunity to earn points from and redeem …

Hyatt to Introduce Peak, Off-Peak Award Pricing

Hyatt to Introduce Peak, Off-Peak Award Pricing

Hyatt Hotels said that its World of Hyatt loyalty program will introduce multiple price categories for award redemptions starting next year.
The change goes into effect in March and introduces off-peak and peak point redemptions for award bookings.  The program will have three tiers, off-peak, standard, and peak and pricing across Hyatt’s eight categories of hotels will vary accordingly.
The hotelier said it will continue to offer its Points + Cash program …