Articles tagged “world of hyatt”

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.

2 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.

4 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.

5 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?

5 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?

7 months 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.

8 months ago

Hyatt’s New Free Breakfast Option Requires Loyalty

Hyatt’s New Free Breakfast Option Requires Loyalty

Grant Martin, Skift

Hyatt's new breakfast policy at its Hyatt Place chain requires guests to join the loyalty program before digging into the free muffins. Is that too much to ask?

8 months ago

Hyatt Place Launches New Features Catering to Business Travelers

Hyatt Place Launches New Features Catering to Business Travelers

Deanna Ting, Skift

Hyatt doesn't want its Hyatt Place hotel brand to become the next Sheraton.

9 months ago

Hyatt Extends Loyalty Program to Include Its Luxury Oasis Rentals

Hyatt Extends Loyalty Program to Include Its Luxury Oasis Rentals

Deanna Ting, Skift

When will the other big hotel companies like Marriott and Hilton begin to take the sharing economy more seriously?

12 months ago

Hyatt Launches Member Experiences for Loyalty Program

Hyatt Launches Member Experiences for Loyalty Program

Grant Martin, Skift

World of Hyatt members can now use points to book an AFAR Experience. At 200,000 points the cost is pretty high, but for many the experience may be worth it.

2 years ago