Category Archives for Hyatt.

SPG Platinum vs. Hyatt Globalist Status Comparison

W DC Suite

Hyatt has officially launched their new World of Hyatt program, which offers several new benefits for members including their highest tier Globalist members, so I compare the benefits between Hyatt Globalist vs. SPG Platinum status. Benefits:  SPG Platinum offers a slew of benefits to its members. Platinum members earn three Starpoints for every U.S. dollar spent…

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Andaz Scottsdale Opening Party and Review

Andaz Scottsdale

Hyatt has recently opened their new Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa, and to kick things off they hosted an opening party last night to celebrate the new property which is in full swing. For those looking to stay here using Gold Passport points, as a Category 5 property, it will run 20,000 points per night or with Points +…

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Hotel Review: Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, Bonita Springs

Hyatt Regency Bonita Springs

The Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, Bonita Springs is a Gold Passport Category 4 property requiring 15,000 points for a free night, or a great use of an annual Hyatt Visa free night award. The property is located in Bonita Springs, which is in between Naples, FL and Ft. Myers, FL. As I had a few Diamond Suite…

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Hyatt Hotels 25% Off Sale

Grand Hyatt Kauai

Hyatt is offering up to 25% savings at participating hotels this holiday season. You can check out all the participating properties here. To receive the savings: Book between November 15, 2016, and February 28, 2017 Stay between December 15, 2016, and March 15, 2017 full pre-payment required Hyatt Hotels 25% Off Sale Save up to…

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Hotel Review: Hyatt Centric South Beach Miami

hyatt centric miami

The Hyatt Centric South Beach Miami is located in the heart of South Beach and is a Hyatt Gold Passport Category 4 property meaning free nights start at 15,000 points per night, or if you’re a Hyatt Visa cardholder, you can redeem your annual free night here. The Hyatt Centric South Beach is a boutique property…

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Hyatt Launches New Loyalty Program “World of Hyatt”


Hyatt announced that they would be launching their new loyalty program on March 1, 2017, which will be called World of Hyatt and will have three elite tiers Discoverist, Explorist and Globalist. Per Hyatt: Benefits inspired by members In the new program, members will receive more rewards as they advance through the three elite tiers based…

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Hyatt Congratulations You’re Diamond, Now What?


I literally just received the following email from Hyatt, “Subject: You’ve Achieved Diamond Status Again.” Today I was planning a post about all the great benefits of Hyatt Diamond (some of the most generous benefits around), but there is bigger news today.  Via Matthew Klint of Pen and Passport, there look to be some possible changes coming to Hyatt…

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Hyatt’s VIP Celebration for their New Andaz Properties


I was thrilled to be invited to Hyatt’s party this evening in New York City at the Andaz 5th Avenue, celebrating the opening of the four newest Andaz properties. The new locations include the Andaz Scottsdale (opening November 15, 2016), Andaz Ottawa Byward Market (recently opened), Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya (opening Janaury 9, 2017) and the Andaz Delhi (opening November 22, 2016) The…

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