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Park Hyatt Tokyo – Hotel Review

Park Hyatt Tokyo – Hotel Review

Stepping inside the glass-and-granite Shinjuku Park Tower in Tokyo’s Shinjuku neighborhood brings a temporary respite to the chaos of the city, as one is whisked to a quiet oasis, the Park Hyatt, a hotel that occupies the top 14 floors of Kenzo Tange’s 235 meter-high architectural masterpiece.
You start on the 41st floor, and you can only go up from there.  I was warmly greeted and immediately escorted up to my …

New York Grill, Tokyo, Japan – Restaurant Review

New York Grill, Tokyo, Japan – Restaurant Review

Occupying the 52nd floor of Tokyo’s elegant Park Hyatt Tokyo, the New York Grill has been a favorite place for lunch and dinner since it opened in 1994.
With its dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows on all four sides of the restaurant, open kitchen (with counter seating for a better view), and a seemingly endless wine cellar, it’s easy to understand why.
The restaurant had even better views of the city than my room …

Hyatt to Bring Hyatt House Extended-Stay Brand to India

Hyatt to Bring Hyatt House Extended-Stay Brand to India

Hyatt Hotels Corporation will introduce its new Hyatt House extended-stay brand to India with the opening of a property in Mumbai.
The 170-room Hyatt House Mumbai will feature a fitness center and pool, restaurant and bar, meeting rooms, and a business center.
Hyatt is developing 53 hotels in India in both the select-service and full-service categories. Six of the hotels are to open this year, in cities including Bangalore, Pune, Chennai, and …

Choice, Hilton, Hyatt, ICH, Marriott, Wyndham Launch Roomkey.com Search Engine

Choice, Hilton, Hyatt,  ICH, Marriott, Wyndham Launch Roomkey.com Search Engine

Six hotel companies have launched the new hotel search engine Roomkey.com, which provides search and direct booking capabilities for U.S. travelers.
Choice Hotels International, Hyatt Hotels Corporation, Hilton Worldwide, Marriott International Inc., InterContinental Hotels Group and Wyndham Hotel Group partnered to create the new site. Following its launch, Roomkey is to expand to other English-speaking countries and to add features such as independent reviews.

Pet Peeve Survey: Many Hotels Fail to Deliver Quiet Rooms and Working Internet

Pet Peeve Survey: Many Hotels Fail to Deliver Quiet Rooms and Working Internet

Staying in a hotel is a fact of life for our readers, most of whom travel on business and expect to be able to get a good night’s sleep, check e-mail, and do work at their hotels. Based on a survey of our readers conducted over the past few months, it appears that hotels in general get decidedly low marks in these basic areas.
We compiled a list of 18 popular pet peeves with …