6 January 2014
Hyatt Hotels Corp. (NYSE: H) said it has opened Hyatt Regency Phuket Resort in Thailand.
Developed by Kamala Bay Ventures which through its affiliates also owns Park Hyatt Siem Reap and Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa Hyatt Regency Phuket Resort is the first Hyatt-branded property in Phuket and the second Hyatt resort in Thailand, following Hyatt Regency Hua Hin.
“Hyatt Regency Phuket Resort is strategically located in one of Southeast Asia´s top holiday and tourist spots, which will establish Hyatt´s brand presence in this highly sought after resort market,” said Larry Tchou, group president of Asia Pacific, Hyatt Hotels Corp.
Situated on the exclusive west coast 10 minutes from both the beachside restaurants of Surin and the nightlife of Patong, yet only 40 minutes from the international airport, Hyatt Regency Phuket Resort is nestled on a verdant, terraced hillside overlooking the beach of Kamala Cove.
Hyatt Hotels Corp., headquartered in Chicago, is a leading global hospitality company with a proud heritage of making guests feel more than welcome. Thousands of members of the Hyatt family strive to make a difference in the lives of the guests they encounter every day by providing authentic hospitality. The company´s subsidiaries manage, franchise, own and develop hotels and resorts under the Hyatt, Park Hyatt, Andaz, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Place, Hyatt House, Hyatt ZilaraTM, and Hyatt ZivaTM brand names and have locations on six continents. Hyatt Residential Group, Inc., a Hyatt Hotels Corp. subsidiary, develops, operates, markets or licenses Hyatt ResidencesTM and Hyatt Residence ClubTM. As of September 30, 2013, the company´s worldwide portfolio consisted of 535 properties in 47 countries. For more information, visit www.hyatt.com.