Discover Benelux | Amsterdam | Hospitality Profiles of the Month
Hyatt Regency Next up from Hyatt Hotels Corporation there is the Hyatt Regency Hotel. Open since April and situated in Amsterdam’s Plantagebuurt, the premium hotel is open, spacious, lush and business-orientated. According to Muller, its keyword is ‘limitless’. “There’s the privacy of your hotel room. It’s spacious with over 30 square metres, which is quite big for Amsterdam’s standards. And it’s limitless with the social aspects; people should feel like they utilise the hotel completely to their own wishes and making the most of being away. “We have several brand promises with Hyatt Regency: connectivity because you have to feel a certain connection with the product, but also with your home and wherever you are at the hotel. There shouldn’t be any boundaries, we have wireless internet and if you want to work at the bar, go right ahead. That same feeling has been worked into its interior design. When entering the hotel, you arrive in a large lobby with lots of different means of 64 | Issue 44 | August 2017
seating. We do that intentionally, to avoid the feeling of losing yourself completely in the lobby.” This is part of the aforementioned ‘guest engagement’, where the guest should feel welcome from the very first moment of stepping inside.
Muller describes Regency as a more traditional hotel as opposed to Andaz. “Hyatt Regency has a classic reception. We love touches such as our staff stepping from behind the counter and engaging with our guests directly. Even though we primarily
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