I don’t like clichés. Words such as curated and crafted irk me. But I feel differently about the term boutique and boutique hotels, in particular. When I think of a boutique hotel, I think of a hotel that portrays warmth and casual elegance without snooty attitude, where the rooms don’t all look the same, and … Read More
I stayed at the Hyatt Regency Tokyo for two nights in 2014, and again for two nights in January 2015, as part of my Around the World in Eight Days trip. I know there are other Hyatt hotels in Tokyo, and people are rather passionate about them, and downplay the Hyatt Regency, but it actually … Read More
Winter wasn’t getting any shorter, and it was time for another mini-vacation. The Long Island Hyatt Regency is one of my favorite local go-to places. It’s just far enough away from NYC to feel like you really got away, but it’s really not far at all. Did I mention that it is a category 2 … Read More
I happen to have a bunch of pending free hotel stays. Some free stays are the result credit card benefits, others might be promotional benefits or even prize winnings, and others might be compensation for a prior stay that had a problem. For me, accumulating free stays such as this can be exciting and very … Read More
The Hyatt Regency Savannah is a large, upscale hotel situated right on the scenic Savannah River in the Historic Section of the city. After some glitches, we were upgraded and checked into a nice suite.
Andaz, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways. You greeted us with open arms. You are located on a beautiful square. You gave us a welcome glass of wine (and a bottle later on). You made us our own personal tasting of all the Hyatt wines. You escorted us to our room. … Read More