CHICAGO (MMD Newswire) January 31, 2013 -- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and American Resort Management, LLC today announce the opening of Hyatt Place Corpus Christi, the newest hotel in Corpus Christi and the first Hyatt Place hotel in the area. Located in the heart of Corpus Christi, the hotel is minutes away from Padre Island National Seashore, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, and Naval Air Station Corpus Christi.
"We are very excited to introduce Hyatt Place to the South Texas market," said Linda Clark, general manager, Hyatt Place Corpus Christi. "Hyatt Place Corpus Christi brings a unique blend of south Texas hospitality with an upscale service flare that is sure to please leisure and business travelers alike."
Hyatt Place Corpus Christi is close to all major attractions in Corpus Christi, Texas, including the Texas State Aquarium, The USS Lexington Museum, South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center, Hurricane Alley Waterpark, and Whataburger Field. Downtown Corpus Christi's many restaurants, sights, entertainment venues, shopping and Bayfront are just a short drive away.
Hyatt Place Corpus Christi offers:
• 103 spacious guestrooms, all of which feature a 42" HDTV, plush Hyatt Grand Bed® and sectional sofa sleeper
• Free Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel
• Complimentary a.m. Kitchen Skillet TM, featuring freshly prepared breakfast sandwiches, a variety of fresh fruits, hot and cold cereal, yogurt, breads, premium coffee and an assortment of juices
• More than 1,200 square feet of flexible, high-tech meeting and function space
• 24/7 Guest Kitchen serving made-to-order snacks and entrees
• Intimate Bakery Café featuring Starbucks® specialty coffees, premium beers and wines and cocktails
• Complimentary 24-hour Stay Fit® fitness center with Life Fitness® cardio equipment
• Indoor pool
• Free parking
"In today's age, we are focused on going beyond just providing excellent guest service, but rather providing a positive guest experience," said Richard Coleman, senior vice president, operations & business development, American Resort Management. "We believe the Hyatt Place guest experience is a perfect fit with this philosophy, and Hyatt Place Corpus Christi is dedicated to providing the ultimate guest experience to every guest during every visit."
HYATT PLACE CORPUS CHRISTI LEADERSHIP
Hyatt Place Corpus Christi is under the leadership of General Manager Linda Clark and Director of Sales Denise Arnold. In her role, Linda Clark is directly responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel, including overseeing the hotel's 21 associates and ensuring guests encounter the purposeful service for which Hyatt Place is known. Arnold is responsible for providing sales service and support to travelers and meeting planners frequenting the Corpus Christi and South Texas area.
ABOUT HYATT PLACE
Launched in 2006, Hyatt Place brings to the upscale select service hotel category the authentic hospitality for which Hyatt is known. Inspired by multitasking travelers' 24/7 lifestyle, Hyatt Place combines stylish design and practical amenities with forward-thinking technology and purposeful service. Spacious guestrooms feature multiple areas to work and relax, and include the Cozy Corner, an eight-foot sectional sofa sleeper; plush Hyatt Grand Bed; and ergonomic work center. Every guestroom is also equipped with a state-of-the-art media center that allows electronic devices to plug directly into the 42-inch, high-definition television, giving guests instant access to the technological amenities they're accustomed to accessing at home or in the office. Hyatt Place hotels also feature complimentary Wi-Fi access, a StayFit@Hyatt fitness center, a coffee and wine bar serving specialty coffees and premium wine and beer, and a Grab 'n Go case stocked with freshly made sandwiches and salads. The Guest Kitchen offers made-to-order breakfast, lunch and dinner entrées around the clock, in addition to the a.m. Kitchen SkilletTM, a complimentary hot breakfast served daily. Specially trained Hosts are on hand to offer assistance with everything from directions to check-in to a freshly made meal.
Hyatt Place, a brand of Hyatt Hotels Corporation, offers more than 170 locations in United States, Costa Rica and India. For Hyatt Place information or to make a reservation, call 1-888-HYATT-HP (888-492-8847) or visit www.HyattPlace.com.
About American Resort Management LLC
American Resort Management, LLC is a rapidly growing full service hospitality management & hotel development company with several new hotels under development. American Resort Management, LLC's concentration is on the development and the long-term management of; select and full service hotels, indoor water park resorts, outdoor water parks, family entertainment centers and franchised & independent restaurant concepts. American Resort Management, LLC achieves positive results from a "hands-on" management style that focuses on the guest experience. Driven by success, our focus is to provide excellence resulting in measurably higher returns. We operate our projects to the highest standards in the hospitality industry. Our aim is clear: to establish strong, profitable operations by providing well-maintained facilities staffed by friendly, well-trained individuals who embrace our commitment to exceeding our guests' expectations each stay.
American Resort Management, LLC is an approved operator of facilities featuring brands from industry leaders such as; Hyatt Place, Starwood, Hampton Inn, IHG and various other flags. Visit American Resort Management at: www.americanresortmanagement.com.
About Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Hyatt Hotels Corporation, 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® and Hyatt HouseTM brand names and have locations on six continents. Hyatt Residential Group, Inc., a Hyatt Hotels Corporation subsidiary, develops, operates, markets or licenses Hyatt ResidencesTM and Hyatt Residence ClubTM. As of September 30, 2012, the Company's worldwide portfolio consisted of 496 properties in 45 countries. For more information, please visit www.hyatt.com.
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