If you weren’t sure you could achieve elite status with Hyatt this year, your prayers are probably answered. Pretty much everyone will qualify for this fast-track path to elite status.
The roll-out of Hyatt’s new loyalty program earlier this year made top-tier elite status harder to achieve and more rewarding. It appears we’re seeing one of the first opportunities to get there a bit quicker.
The Park Hyatt Vienna is a wonderful hotel in a beautiful setting. This is one of the aspirational properties in the World of Hyatt programs. My only regret is this was a relatively short stay. I would have loved to stay at the property longer to experience more of what it had to offer.
Last week was a bit of a stunner for me. I was sitting in a meeting in Des Moines, Iowa. It was late in the day and I’d been ignoring my e-mail a bit as the presentations stretched on. We hit a bit of a lull and I looked down at my phone to check e-mail. Then, I stood up and walked out of the room. I had received an e-mail that Jeff Zidell, the guy responsible for the Hyatt loyalty program, was leaving the company. My first thought wasn’t, […]
Hyatt’s top-tier status is the most valuable top-tier status in hotel loyalty right now. I’ve been a Hyatt Diamond member for many years and with the recent program change become a Globalist member (truth be told, I’m now Lifetime Globalist and loving every minute of it). The folks at Hyatt were nice enough to let me bestow Hyatt Globalist status upon one lucky reader. You don’t get all the cool perks (no free night or guaranteed suite upgrades unless you meet the 60-night threshold). But, you’ll get all the other […]
While I wish there were more details, Hyatt has announced a pretty cool looking excursion. You can redeem your points for a 4-night experience in Tokyo including dining, local culture, art and more.