Park Hyatt St Kitts – 6

Hyatt Peak Award Pricing Launches March 22, 2020

World of Hyatt is my favorite hotel loyalty program, and Globalist with them is my favorite top tier status. The program has maintained its value pretty well, though over time they have announced some changes. In early December I wrote about how Hyatt…

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World Of Hyatt 2020 Hotel Category Changes

It's not unusual to see hotel loyalty programs adjust which hotels belong in which categories every year. For example, just last week Marriott Bonvoy announced their 2020 hotel category changes, and now World of Hyatt has announced their 2020 category…

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Hyatt Guest Of Honor: How Does It Work? (2020)

Guest of Honor is a benefit available exclusively to World of Hyatt Globalist members, and it's one of my favorite perks offered by any hotel loyalty program. In this post I wanted to take a closer look at how Guest of Honor works, and what makes it…

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Andaz Maui – 2

Hyatt Bonus Journeys Promo: Earn Double Points & More

World of Hyatt has just announced the details of their next global promotion, called "Bonus Journeys." This is very similar to the promotion that Hyatt offered last spring, and not that different to the promotion they offered last fall either. With World…

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The Edison George Town Penang – 6

Review: The Edison Hotel George Town Penang

Here's an instance of a hotel that I found to be absolutely lovely, but that I wouldn't stay at again, because it just isn't for me. I had about 24 hours in Penang, so I needed a hotel for one night. Based on feedback from readers and my own research,…

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Andaz Tokyo – 59

Hyatt Launching “Pay My Way” Booking Feature

Hyatt has been making some improvements to their website and app recently. For example, the World of Hyatt app now shows when your room has been upgraded. Hyatt is also piloting a new digital check-in experience at 34 Hyatt properties, allowing members…

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Park Hyatt Paris – 61

Are Hyatt’s Improved Dining & Spa Awards Worth It?

In December 2019, some changes were announced to World of Hyatt, the most significant of which is the introduction of peak and off-peak award pricing as of March 2020. Another change that was announced at the time was Hyatt's improved value proposition…

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Park Hyatt Kyoto

Hyatt’s App Now Shows Room Upgrades

Historically Hyatt hasn't displayed room upgrades through their website or app. In other words: If you use a Globalist Suite Upgrade to confirm a suite at the time of booking, that upgraded room doesn't actually show up online If a hotel upgrades you…

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Park Hyatt Auckland 4

London Is Getting A Park Hyatt… Eventually!

World of Hyatt is my favorite hotel loyalty program, and Park Hyatt is my favorite Hyatt brand. I'm always thrilled when the portfolio expands, and new Park Hyatts are added in exciting destinations, whether we're talking about city hotels or resorts.…

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Destination Hotel

Hyatt To Open 200 Hotels In The Americas By 2022

World of Hyatt Globalist is my favorite top tier hotel status. Historically my biggest issue with Hyatt has been their comparatively small footprint, though this is an area where they've been improving. They've done so organically, they've done so by…

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Park Hyatt Shenzhen

Buy World Of Hyatt Points For 25% Off

World of Hyatt has just launched their latest promotion on purchased points, which is also their first such promotion of 2020. This offer is a bit different than their usual promotions on purchased points -- this time around they're offering a discount…

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Andaz Tokyo – 12

Review: Andaz Tokyo, A Hyatt Hotel

For my second visit to Tokyo I had just over 24 hours on the ground, as I was arriving in the afternoon from London, and departing the following afternoon to Seattle. I was flying into Haneda and out of Narita, so I decided to book a hotel in the city.…

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Park Hyatt Niseko 5

Park Hyatt Niseko Opening Soon

Park Hyatt is my favorite luxury hotel brand to book with points. While I generally think Park Hyatt and St. Regis are roughly comparable, I prefer World of Hyatt for being able to confirm a suite upgrade at the time of booking as a Globalist member,…

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Posted: World Of Hyatt Card 2020 Elite Nights

The World of Hyatt Credit Card was introduced in the summer of 2018, and it's one of my favorite hotel credit cards. It has a $95 annual fee, but offers a suite of benefits that make it more than worthwhile, in my opinion. Among other things, the World…

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Hyatt Credit Card $15K First Year Sweet Spot

In 2018 we saw the introduction of The World of Hyatt Credit Card. This is one of my favorite hotel credit cards thanks to its great welcome bonus, perks just for having the card, and ongoing rewards for spending. One of the reasons I consider this card…

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American 737 Max Business Class – 3

Free Executive Platinum Status For Some Hyatt Globalists

At the beginning of December I wrote about how some World of Hyatt Globalist members were being targeted for free Executive Platinum status with American AAdvantage. Initially this seemed to be fairly narrowly targeted, though over the past few weeks…

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Park Hyatt St Kitts – 25

Live: Buy Hyatt Gift Cards For 10% Off

It's rare to see Hyatt offer any sort of promotions on buying gift cards, so there's a noteworthy promotion that's now live for the second time this year. Several weeks ago Hyatt announced that they'd offer 10% off purchased gift cards over two periods:…

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