Press release from Business Wire India
Source: Hyatt Hotels
Saturday, December 01, 2012 01:07 PM IST (07:37 AM GMT)
Editors: General: Consumer interest, Travel & tourism; Business: Business services, Hospitality, Media & entertainment, Travel & tourism
Discerning Indian Travellers Recognize Hyatt for Excellence in Hospitality
Hyatt Hotels Bag Five Awards at the Condé Nast Traveller India Readers’ Travel Awards 2012

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Saturday, December 01, 2012 — (Business Wire India) — Hyatt Hotels & Resorts in Southwest Asia have been recognized for the second year by the discerning readers of Condé Nast Traveller India. At the 2012 Condé Nast Traveller India Readers’ Travel Awards ceremony held on November 29, 2012 in Gurgaon, Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa, Grand Hyatt Goa and Grand Hyatt Dubai received five of the top awards for excellence in the hospitality industry:

Favourite Leisure Hotel in India (#1) — Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa
— Favourite New Hotel in India (#1) — Grand Hyatt Goa
— Favourite Destination Spa (#2) – Sereno Spa, Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa
— Favourite Hotel Visited on Business Overseas (#2) — Grand Hyatt Dubai
— Favourite Hotel Spa Overseas-Ahasees Spa and Club (#2) — Grand Hyatt Dubai

“These five awards re-iterate Hyatt’s commitment to providing authentic hospitality and making a difference in the lives of the people we touch every day. As a company, we do not aim to be the largest, but to be the most preferred brand in all the segments we serve. The Condé Nast Traveller India Readers’ Travel Awards are a wonderful endorsement and reassurance that we are headed in the right direction,” said Peter Fulton, Group President for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts in Europe, Africa, Middle East and Southwest Asia.

In its second year, the Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards have been created with the objective of recognizing and honouring the best in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry. According to Divia Thani Daswani, Editor, Condé Nast Traveller, “Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards are widely acknowledged as the most prestigious awards in the travel industry because they are voted for by our discerning readers, who understand, appreciate and ultimately consume luxury travel products and services.”

About Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa

Nestled along the pristine Arossim Beach, Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa is set within 45 acres of landscaped gardens with glimmering waterways and lagoons. With its dramatic architecture, the resort was conceptualised as an Indo-Portuguese village combining elegance with distinctive regional character. Park Hyatt Goa showcases a selection of exquisite restaurants and the award-wining Sereno Spa, a wellness destination spa offering holistic treatments inspired by Ayurvedic and yogic traditions.

About Grand Hyatt Goa

Since its launch in August 2011, Grand Hyatt Goa has become the ‘Grand Address’ in the vibrant state of Goa. Catering to business as well as leisure travellers, Grand Hyatt Goa creates memorable experiences for all guests in order to develop long term relationships and offer them an incomparable luxury experience. Grand Hyatt Goa situated on India’s west coast is The first Hyatt hotel to be located in scenic Northern Goa, Grand Hyatt Goa is a contemporary resort and spa built in the architectural style of a 17th century Indo-Portuguese palace. Located on the calm waters of Bambolim Bay, this enchanting destination resort and spa is situated just over seven kms from the capital city of Panaji and is located 20-minutes from the airport by car

About Grand Hyatt Dubai

A modern and luxury hotel in the Bur Dubai district, Grand Hyatt Dubai hotel towers majestically the edge of Dubai’s historic creek. The hotel is close to financial and entertainment places as Dubai creek, Dubai WTC and Wafi City Shopping mall and is located at only 7 km from the Dubai International Airport. The hotel is also the proud recipient of various recognitions from TripAdvisor, Conde Nast Traveller and the Middle East Hotel Awards. Set within 37 acres of landscaped gardens, Grand Hyatt Dubai is an outstanding combination of resort facilities, 674 luxury hotel rooms & suites with views of the Dubai skyline and stunning creek, residential apartments and one of the most advanced conference & business facilities in the United Arab Emirates.

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

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Mr Bhagwan Balani, Director of Sales and Marketing, Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa at the Readers’ Travel Awards India 2012

Area Dir and GM, Mr John Beveridge received the 1st RUNNER-UP award for the Favourite Overseas Business Hotel for Grand Hyatt Dubai at the Readers’ Travel Awards India 2012

Mr. Stefan Radstrom – GM Grand Hyatt Goa receiving the ‘Favourite New Hotel India’ – Conde Nast Treveller India Reader’s Travel Award
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