Hyatt Place(R) Sponsors Free Wi-Fi Wednesdays
Program Offers Travelers a Taste of the Hyatt Place Experience
Chicago--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hyatt Place is making Hump Day a little more bearable this March by sponsoring Free Wi-Fi Wednesdays, which offers travelers 20 minutes of complimentary Wi-Fi access every Wednesday at John F. Kennedy, LaGuardia, and Newark Airports.
"At Hyatt Place, we pride ourselves on providing a great experience and free Wi-Fi access is the #1 topic of positive guest feedback," said Alison Kal, vice president, marketing, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts. "Because of that, we wanted to give more travelers an idea of what Hyatt Place provides and what better way than to bring that experience to some of the country's busiest airports?"*
To access the complimentary Wi-Fi, travelers should proceed to log in as they normally would and select the option that allows them to receive 20 minutes of Wi-Fi at no charge, compliments of Hyatt Place.**
Hyatt Place Background
Hyatt Place was inspired by the changing landscape of contemporary, multi-tasking travelers, who have successfully adapted to today's "24/7 lifestyle," seamlessly merging personal and professional activities. To help guests achieve this lifestyle, Hyatt Place offers casual hospitality with a balanced mix of comfortable and functional amenities.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel
- Complimentary continental breakfast daily, featuring a variety of fresh fruits, hot and cold cereal, yogurt, breads, Starbucks® coffee and an assortment of juices
- A 42-inch flat panel, high-definition television, an eight-foot sectional sofa-sleeper and the Hyatt Grand Bed™ in every spacious guestroom, which can sleep up to six adults comfortably
- Freshly prepared snacks and breakfast, lunch and dinner entrées, such as waffles, salads, pizza, sandwiches and soup, available to purchase around the clock; a Grab 'n Go case is stocked with sandwiches, salads and bottled beverages for hurried guests
About Hyatt Place
Hyatt Place is a new kind of Hyatt for today's relaxed lifestyle. Hyatt Place is ranked "Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Mid-Scale Hotel Chains with Full Service" according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2008 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index StudySM. Catering to today's discerning travelers, Hyatt Place combines The Hyatt Touch® with stylish design, purposeful amenities and forward-thinking technology. Hyatt Place is a brand of Global Hyatt Corporation that currently offers 130 locations nationwide. For Hyatt Place information or to make a reservation, call 1-888-HYATT-HP (888-492-8847) or visit www.HyattPlace.com.
Hyatt Place received the highest numerical score among mid-scale hotel chains with full service in the proprietary J.D. Power and Associates 2008 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction StudySM. Study based on responses from 53,453 guests measuring 12 mid-scale hotels with full service and measures opinions of guests who stayed in a hotel May 2007-June 2008. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed June 2007-June 2008. Your experiences may vary.
About Global Hyatt Corporation
Global Hyatt Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is one of the world's premier hotel companies. The hotels owned, operated, managed or franchised by its subsidiaries provide authentic hospitality to guests in 44 countries through a passionate commitment to personalized service, cultural relevance, and the environment. Global Hyatt subsidiaries own, operate, manage or franchise more than 370 hotels and resorts worldwide under the Hyatt®, Hyatt Regency®, Hyatt Resorts™, Grand Hyatt®, Park Hyatt®, Hyatt Place®, Hyatt Summerfield Suites® and Andaz™ brands with additional properties under development on five continents. Global Hyatt Corporation is also the owner of Hyatt Vacation Ownership, Inc., operator of Hyatt Vacation Club®. The success of Global Hyatt is driven by the commitment and energy of the thousands of men and women around the world who provide exceptional service to hotel guests.
*Federal Aviation Administration, ranking based on 2007 traffic
**By selecting the 20 Minute Free Pass Option, travelers will be served a 30-second Hyatt Place advertisement while they are taken through the authentication and redirect process. Once completed, they will have access to the Internet for 20 minutes at no cost. If travelers choose to extend their Internet session, they will be directed to register with the Internet provider and will be subject to its customer agreement. Only one free 20-minute Internet session will be provided during a 24-hour period.