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Park Hyatt Opens in Shenzhen

Park Hyatt Opens in Shenzhen

Hyatt Hotels announced the opening of the Park Hyatt Shenzhen in the city’s Futian business district.
The 195-key hotel sits atop a 48-story skyscraper designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates of New York.
Guest rooms, designed by Yabu Pushelberg, are on floors 36 to 44, and were designed, the hotel said, to make guests feel as if they were “floating on a cloud.” The décor features shades of grey, taupe, and ochre, …

Hyatt Unveils Significant Update of World of Hyatt iPhone and Android App

Hyatt Unveils Significant Update of World of Hyatt iPhone and Android App

Hyatt Hotels announced the release of version 4.1.1 of its World of Hyatt smartphone app, a major update in features and functionality.
The new version of the app allows users to do more with reservations including modifying them.  It permits the review of room charges and supports check-in and check-out.  It works on both Apple iOS and Android platforms.
Guests can cast content including movies and television shows from their smartphones and …

Grand Hyatt at San Francisco Airport to Open in October

Grand Hyatt at San Francisco Airport to Open in October

Hyatt Hotels announced it will open a Grand Hyatt at San Francisco International Airport later this year.
The 12-story hotel replaces the 1959 Hilton Inn at SFO, which was known for its digital clock tower that loomed over Highway 101.  It closed in 1998 to make room for new freeway exit ramps. The new Hyatt is located next to the International Terminal and has its own AirTrain station that leads directly …

Hyatt Place Las Vegas at Silverton Village to Open in August

Hyatt Place Las Vegas at Silverton Village to Open in August

Hyatt Hotels announced that a new property, the Hyatt Place Las Vegas at Silverton Village, will open its doors to guests next month.
The 150-key extended-stay hotel offers guests complimentary Wi-Fi and a fitness center that is open 24 hours a day.
Guest dining options include a restaurant with freshly cooked meals all day, a complimentary hot breakfast in the Gallery Kitchen, and a coffee and cocktails bar.
The hotel has 4,000 square …

Hyatt Regency Opens in Chantilly, France

Hyatt Regency Opens in Chantilly, France

Hyatt Hotels announced the opening of the Hyatt Regency Chantilly, in the town of Chantilly, France.
The 211-key property is set along the Nonette River and is comprised of eight buildings that house its various meeting rooms, restaurants, a spa, and guest rooms.
Dining options for guests include Nord, a restaurant that focuses on northern French “soul food,” the hotel said, and Craft, which features an open kitchen. In addition, Le Condé …

Hôtel du Louvre, a Hyatt Unbound Collection Property, Reopens Its Doors To Guests After Renovation

Hôtel du Louvre, a Hyatt Unbound Collection Property, Reopens Its Doors To Guests After Renovation

Hyatt Hotels announced the reopening of the Hôtel du Louvre in Paris as part of its Unbound Collection, following a major renovation project.
The 164-key hotel opened its doors to guests in 1855 as the city’s first grand hotel. The guest rooms have been restored to their original Parisian splendor with high ceilings, elegant moldings, and marble floors. Some rooms offer balconies with views of the Avenue de l’Opéra …

Hyatt Appoints Sr. V.P. for Hyatt Place and Hyatt House Development

Hyatt Appoints Sr. V.P. for Hyatt Place and Hyatt House Development

Hyatt Hotels announced the appointment of Jim Tierney to the position of senior vice president responsible for development and owner relations for two Hyatt brands.
Mr. Tierney, who will report to Pete Sears, the hotelier’s group president for the Americas, will be responsible for those functions for Hyatt Place and Hyatt House brands in North America.
He has “the requisite experience to continue the fantastic growth that our developers and owners have …