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World of Hyatt 2021 Free Night Award Category Changes

World of Hyatt routinely evaluates their hotels within their award categories, and will generally make changes once a year. Hyatt has announced their latest round of changes, effective Thursday, March 25, 2021 with only 11 hotels changing categories this year due to the pandemic. For 2021, World of Hyatt members will see updates made to…

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Hotel Review: The Confidante Miami Beach

The Confidante Miami Beach is part of Hyatt’s Unbound Collection located in Miami Beach’s Mid-Beach neighborhood. The hotel boasts 354 rooms, with just 14 suites, so plan on using a suite upgrade award if you’re looking to confirm into a suite here as a Globalist. This property is a World of Hyatt Category 4 property, meaning…

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World of Hyatt’s New Bonus Journeys (March 1 – June 15)

World of Hyatt has announced it’s latest global promotion which will run from March 1 through June 15. It’s called Bonus Journeys, the same name as Hyatt’s current promotion through Feb 28th. Despite the same name, this promotion is completely different, where members will earn 2,000 bonus points after every two nights and the opportunity…

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Hotel Nyack Joins Hyatt’s Joie de Vivre Brand

Hyatt announced that the Time Nyack has officially joined Hyatt’s Joie de Vivre brand as Hotel Nyack effect today. As a World of Hyatt Category 2 property, free night awards start at 8,000 points per night, making this a great redemption opportunity. A few years ago Hyatt’s acquired Two Roads Hospitality which includes Joie de Vivre, allowing…

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Hyatt Regency Brisbane Now Open

Hyatt’s newest property in Australia has officially opened today, as part of Hyatt’s global expansion. The Hyatt Regency Brisbane is located adjacent to the Queen Street Mall in Brisbane’s Central Business District. This is a World of Hyatt Category 3 property with free nights starting at 12,000 points per night. Per Hyatt, Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced today with…

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Hyatt Offers Free COVID-Testing at LATAM Resorts

Hyatt announced they’ll be offering free COVID testing at 19 participating resorts in Mexico, Costa Rica, the Caribbean, and South America through May 31, 2021. This follows the CDC requirement that everyone arriving back in the United States must have a proof of a negative COVID test. On-property testing options include either rapid antigen or RT-PCR…

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World of Hyatt Bonus Tier Qualifying Nights Posting Sooner

World of Hyatt has had several promotions in place in addition to World of Hyatt Reducing 2021 Elite Qualifications. The current Bonus Journeys promotion which offers double tier qualifying nights for stays in January/February, as well as an additional night credit in 2021 for stays in the last quarter will start posting the additional tier…

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Hotel Review: Mar Monte Hotel, Santa Barbara

The Mar Monte Hotel is part of Hyatt’s Unbound Collection located in Santa Barbara, CA. Located in East Beach, You’ll find this boutique hotel just across the street from the beach. This property was recently renovated and was previously the Hyatt Centric Centric Santa Barbara. The Mar Monte Hotel has 200 guest rooms and suites and…

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World of Hyatt Extends Bonus Journeys Promotion (Double Elite Nights Jan/Feb 2021)

World of Hyatt promotion announced it will be extending its Bonus Journeys global promotion. World of Hyatt members can earn triple points on eligible spend starting with their first qualifying stay from October 1, 2020 through February 28, 2021. With this extension all elite qualifying nights in January and February 2021 will count double for elite status. Hyatt…

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World of Hyatt Reducing 2021 Elite Qualifications

World of Hyatt announced they’ll be significant changes to its elite status qualifications for the 2021 calendar year. For next year, World of Hyatt will be reducing the requirements for Discoverist, Explorist, and Globalist all by 50% as a direct result of the pandemic and the impact on travel it has caused. This news follows Hyatt’s earlier announcements…

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It’s Official: Thompson Dallas Now Open

Hyatt’s first of four Thompson hotels in Texas opens in Dallas with the opening of Thompson Dallas. It’s opening as a World of Hyatt Category 6 property with free night awards starting at 25,000 points per night. Other Thompson properties in development in Texas include Thompson San Antonio, Thompson Austin, and Thompson Houston. This latest announcement…

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1,000 Bonus American AAdvantage Miles at Hyatt Ziva and Hyatt Zilara

World of Hyatt and American Airlines AAdvantage have launched their latest promotion together where members of both programs can earn earn 1,000 AAdvantage Bonus Miles per qualifying night at participating Hyatt Ziva and Hyatt Zilara resorts in the Caribbean and Mexico, for stays now through April 4, 2021.  Be sure to register for this offer to sign…

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