Articles tagged “world of hyatt”

Hyatt Plots Next Moves in Its Loyalty Chess Game

Hyatt Plots Next Moves in Its Loyalty Chess Game

Grant Martin, Skift

Hyatt has big plans for its World of Hyatt loyalty program, as illustrated by a recent presentation by CEO Mark Hoplamazian and yet another partnership in the works.

2 months ago

Hyatt’s Two Roads Hospitality Acquisition Drives Larger Loyalty Play

Hyatt’s Two Roads Hospitality Acquisition Drives Larger Loyalty Play

Danni Santana, Skift

Hyatt keeps packing on the partnerships to please reward members, which is probably the smart play for the time being. Creating alliances with hoteliers is a faster solution than building a slew of new properties in new markets from scratch.

2 months ago

Hyatt Adds Thompson and Joie de Vivre Hotels as Loyalty Partners

Hyatt Adds Thompson and Joie de Vivre Hotels as Loyalty Partners

Grant Martin, Skift

Portions of Hyatt's recent Two Roads acquisition are already getting incorporated into World of Hyatt, which should delight loyalty program members.

5 months ago

Hyatt Expands Loyalty Program to Include Its Two Roads Hospitality Brands

Hyatt Expands Loyalty Program to Include Its Two Roads Hospitality Brands

Grant Martin, Skift

World of Hyatt members have a wider spectrum of hotels to look forward to in their loyalty program later this year. Starting this week, portions of Hyatt's acquisition of Two Roads Hospitality will start getting incorporated into the loyalty program.

5 months ago

American and Hyatt Launch Reciprocal Benefits for Elite Loyalty Members

American and Hyatt Launch Reciprocal Benefits for Elite Loyalty Members

Grant Martin, Skift

It's been a long time since frequent travelers have seen a promotion as plainly altruistic as the new partnership between American and Hyatt.

5 months ago

American Airlines and Hyatt Hotels to Share Elite Loyalty Benefits

American Airlines and Hyatt Hotels to Share Elite Loyalty Benefits

Grant Martin, Skift

Like Crossover Rewards and Rewards Plus before it, a new partnership between American and Hyatt may help elite loyalty members in both programs earn some extra perks. And with little cost associated, participation is a no-brainer.

6 months ago

World of Hyatt Loyalty Adds New Milestone Rewards to Attract Wider Audience

World of Hyatt Loyalty Adds New Milestone Rewards to Attract Wider Audience

Grant Martin, Skift

More perks are coming to lower-level elites in Hyatt's World of Hyatt loyalty program next year thanks to its new Milestone Rewards program.

8 months ago

Hyatt Is Altering Its Loyalty Program to Battle Abuse

Hyatt Is Altering Its Loyalty Program to Battle Abuse

Grant Martin, Skift

Hyatt retooled its "cash + points" award booking calculations last week and it illustrated the perils of building out a loyalty program without expecting members to abuse it.

10 months ago

Hyatt Adds Spa While Dropping Vacation Partners From Loyalty Program

Hyatt Adds Spa While Dropping Vacation Partners From Loyalty Program

Grant Martin, Skift

Hyatt certainly has been creative in experimenting with ways to use loyalty points this year. Its latest move allows its World of Hyatt members to redeem points for spa experiences at Exhale properties.

11 months ago

Hyatt Adds Its Spa Business Exhale to Loyalty Program

Hyatt Adds Its Spa Business Exhale to Loyalty Program

Deanna Ting, Skift

This makes a ton of sense for World of Hyatt, but again will scale prove to be a challenge for Hyatt and for Exhale?

11 months ago

Hyatt’s New Alliance Hints at the Future of Hotel Loyalty Programs

Hyatt’s New Alliance Hints at the Future of Hotel Loyalty Programs

Deanna Ting, Skift

If independent hotel collections like Small Luxury Hotels of the World and its peers want to thrive, pursuing more loyalty tie-ins seems likely, but they have to be careful to stress the additional value they can bring for independent hotels. Otherwise, what's stopping independents from flocking to the hotel soft brands?

1 year ago

Hotel Credit Card Wars Heat Up as Hyatt Relaunches Its Chase Card

Hotel Credit Card Wars Heat Up as Hyatt Relaunches Its Chase Card

Grant Martin, Skift

Hyatt's new World of Hyatt credit card launched Thursday does a better job of targeting younger and thriftier travelers. Big spenders, on the other hand, may be unhappy with some of the new perks.

1 year ago