Hyatt Award Nights Count Towards Elite Status (Starting January 2018)by Howie Rappaport
As of January 1, 2018, free night awards with World of Hyatt will count towards the total number of nights earned towards elite status. Additionally, free nights earned for 30/60 nights during a year will have their validity extended from 120 to 180 days.
Fast-Track to Hyatt Globalist with Meetings and Eventsby Jess Farley
Hyatt made big changes its loyalty program at the beginning of March, rebranding from Hyatt Gold Passport to World of Hyatt, adding a new elite tier, changing elite status requirements, and adjusting free nights and upgrades for elite members.
Do Any Credit Cards Earn Top-Tier Hotel Elite Status? by Jess Farley
Continuing our series on the best ways to achieve hotel elite status, this week we look at whether you can earn top-tier elite status in a hotel loyalty program as a benefit of holding a credit card alone? And if not, is there a fast track to achieving the highest tier on the loyalty ladder.
Details of Hyatt’s New ‘World of Hyatt’ Loyalty Programby Jess Farley
The world of hotel loyalty programs looks to be entering a time of radical change over the coming 12/18 months. Already we’ve begun to see the effect of Marriott buying Starwood with the ability to link Marriott Rewards and SPG…