News for the Hospitality Executive
Hyatt Hotels Opens the 296-room Hyatt Regency Ekaterinburg,
Russia’s Fourth Largest City;
The Hotel is the Second Hyatt Branded Property in Russia
CHICAGO - April 2, 2009 - Hyatt Hotels & Resorts announced its Hyatt Regency brand debuted in Russia today with the opening of the 296-room Hyatt Regency Ekaterinburg. Situated in Russia’s fourth largest city (formerly known as Yekaterinburg) and the capital of the Ural region, the hotel is the second Hyatt property in the country following Ararat Park Hyatt Moscow. Additional Hyatt development plans in Russia include Grand Hyatt Moscow Residences & Spa, the first phase of which will open this year with 18 exclusive residences for long term rental, a Hyatt Pure spa and a signature restaurant.
“Russia, with its enormous landmass and expanding population, remains a major growth market for Hyatt, and we are very proud to be the first five-star hotel operators in the Ural region. Hyatt Regency Ekaterinburg beautifully represents the juxtaposition of contemporary style and old world charm. We are delighted to add it to our global portfolio of truly amazing business hotels in city-centre locations," said Gebhard Rainer, managing director, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts – Europe, Africa, Middle East.
In addition to these features, the spacious Regency Suites, with stylish Art Deco interiors and modern amenities, include large closets and extra wardrobe space, as well as access to the Regency Club. The Regency Club functions as a "hotel within a hotel," offering guests an executive retreat for working or dining and the services of a dedicated concierge. Regency Club guests enjoy complimentary continental breakfast as well as cocktails and canapes in the early evening.
The lavish 1,830 square-foot (170 sq m) Presidential suite features
a king bedroom and marble master bath with walk-in shower and jet spa tub,
an entrance foyer, dining and living areas, a kitchenette, guest bath and
private board room. Every possible amenity for privacy, luxury and comfort
is available, including remote-controlled curtains.
Hyatt Regency Ekaterinburg guestroom
Convention and Meeting Space
Hyatt Regency Ekaterinburg boasts impressive, technologically advanced meeting and event facilities with nearly 27,000 sq ft (2,500 sq m) of conference and banquet space including a 6,500 square-foot pillar-free ballroom (600 sq m), five meeting rooms and one boardroom.
The hotel’s Business Center is equipped with multimedia technology, high-speed wireless Internet access, and individual workstations. Translation services, advice on local commerce, as well as secretarial support are available for the convenience of the global business traveler. With such sophisticated and versatile capabilities in a prime location, the new Hyatt Regency will become Ekaterinburg’s key business venue.
Restaurants and Bars
At the heart of the hotel in the lobby is the T.Lounge, which allows visitors to become a part of the buzz of an international urban hotel. The lounge serves European and Russian specialties, along with a unique selection of perfectly blended cocktails, premium coffees and teas.
On the ground floor, the Fireside bar offers traditional European dining, spirits and cigars, including a selection of rare whiskies. This haven of luxury features a mix of dining tables, plush sofas and lounge chairs, all facing the majestic fireplace.
Boudoir, the modern wine bar, will become the ideal place to meet at the end of the day to enjoy a fine wine or vintage champagne in a trendy atmosphere.
Health and Wellness
Ekaterinburg Points of Interest
Travelers exploring Ekaterinburg will discover a rich cultural heritage that includes numerous museums and theatres, as well as impressive historical and geopolitical sites.
Global Hyatt Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is one of the world’s premier hotel companies. The hotels owned, operated, managed or franchised by its subsidiaries provide authentic hospitality to guests in 44 countries through a passionate commitment to personalized service, cultural relevance, and the environment.
Hyatt Regency Ekaterinburg
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts
|Also See:||Hyatt International Signs Agreement to Manage the new 300-room Hyatt Regency Yekaterinburg, Russia / July 2006|
|Indochina Capital Developing the $100 million Hyatt Regency Danang Resort and Spa on China Beach, Danang, Vietnam / March 2008|