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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 …

World of Hyatt Launches ‘Bonus Journeys’ Promotion

World of Hyatt Launches ‘Bonus Journeys’ Promotion

The latest World of Hyatt guest loyalty promotion has the same name, Bonus Journeys, as the one that recently ended but it’s an entirely new program.
All members regardless of elite tier can earn triple World of Hyatt points for each stay, starting with the first during the promotion period, which is from October 1, 2020 through January 4, 2021.
Members can earn up to a total of 150,000 points during the …

Hyatt Regency Sofia Opens in Bulgaria

Hyatt Regency Sofia Opens in Bulgaria

Hyatt Hotels announced the opening of the Hyatt Regency Sofia in Bulgaria.
The 183-key hotel features rooms with a contemporary design and an earth-tone décor.
The property is located on Vasil Levski Place and near major attractions including the National Gallery as well as temples and churches that date back to the Roman Empire.
Guest amenities include the Scene, a rooftop cocktail bar; the Revolutionary Dining Room and Bar, where, the hotel says, “a …

How Hotels Hope to Use Housekeeping and Housekeepers to Encourage Guests to Return

Haven’t stayed at a hotel recently?  Neither have most people who typically would have responded with a resounding “yes.”
In the event you are just returning from an extended Martian holiday (sans hotel, of course), please note the following: Clean is in.
While hotels previously would hide housekeeping carts and keep those who dusted and vacuumed as out of sight as the maids of Downton Abbey, all major hotel chains are conducting …

Hyatt to Partner with Cleveland Clinic to Develop New Cleanliness Standards Amidst the Pandemic

Hyatt to Partner with Cleveland Clinic to Develop New Cleanliness Standards Amidst the Pandemic

Hyatt Hotels announced a new collaboration with the Cleveland Clinic as it reopens properties around the world amidst the coronavirus pandemic.
Hyatt Hotels had announced its Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment, a multi-pronged approach that will include accreditation, new cleaning and disinfection procedures, and a new employee position at each property to ensure compliance, in late April.
The hotel chain wants to “proudly and confidently welcome back guests,” said its CEO, Mark …

Great Moments in Travel History – June 2020

June, the month with the most daylight hours in the Northern Hemisphere, is the sixth month of the year, and is equivalent to December in the Southern Hemisphere. The start of meteorological summer, June derives its name from the Latin name for the Junius, which in turn comes from the ancient Roman goddess Juno, wife of Saturn and protector and special counselor of the state.
The month of June includes the …