This Is Your Next Caribbean Swim-Up Suite

In winter destinations, it’s about ski-in, ski-out. In the Caribbean, it’s all about swim-in, swim-out. Increasingly, hotels are responding to consumer demand for swim-up suites, rooms that extend directly into swimming pools. And the newest on the scene are the […]


Hyatt Expands in Nicaragua

Hyatt is continuing its expansion in the wider Caribbean Basin with one of its fastest-growing brands: Hyatt Place. The company has opened a Hyatt Place in Managua, Nicaragua, the first Hyatt-branded hotel in the capital. The hotel is owned by […]


How Trinidad’s Best Spa Just Got Better

New treatments By Dana Niland CJ Contributor A new line of treatments and natural body care products, infused with tropical and botanical blends from the South Pacific Ocean, are now available at Hyatt Regency Trinidad. With the addition of the […]


Inside Look: The Hyatt Ziva Cancun

Cancun’s new all-inclusive By Susan Barlow CJ Contributor CANCUN — Caribbean Journal recently got an inside look at the new Hyatt Ziva Cancun, the newest Cancun all inclusive resort and the latest addition to Hyatt’s growing all-inclusive portfolio in the […]

Hyatt Place Opens in San Juan’s Convention District

A new Hyatt Place hotel has opened its doors in the Convention District of San Juan, Puerto Rico. “[Puerto Rico’s] transformation in tourism has been achieved with the examples that we are presenting today,” said Puerto Rico Governor Alejandro Garcia […]

Hyatt Ziva Cancun Is Officially Open

Hyatt has continued its all-inclusive expansion in the Caribbean with the grand opening of its newest property: Hyatt Ziva Cancun. The beachfront property on Punta Cancun has a mix of suites, including some swim-up options, along with amenities like its […]


These are the New Caribbean Hotels for 2016

The new and soon-to-open hotels worth checking out this year By Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon CJ Travel Editor We aren’t holding our breath for the opening of the Bahamas’ troubled Baha Mar project next year, but we are getting excited about the […]

What Hyatt’s Newest Hire Means for the Caribbean

Hyatt has named a new vice president of global brands. The company has announced the appointment of Philippe Roux-Dessarps to the role, in which he will oversee the Park Hyatt brand. “Philippe is a respected leader with a proven track […]

In Trinidad, Turning a Christmas Tree Into Art

A Caribbean Christmas Tree Made From Bamboo By Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon CJ Travel Editor Oh, Christmas tree! We’re merry impressed with this inventive Caribbean riff on the traditional fir tree in the lobby of the Hyatt Regency Trinidad in Port-Of-Spain. The […]


Hyatt Opens Newest Caribbean All-Inclusive Resort

A new all-inclusive in Cancun By Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon CJ Travel Editor Hyatt Ziva Cancun has officially opened on Punta Cancun on the Caribbean coast of Mexico. Surrounded by the sea on three sides, the 547-suite all-inclusive resort features nine restaurants; six […]

Hyatt’s Newest Brand Executive

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By the Caribbean Journal staff Hyatt Hotels Corporation has a new vice president of global brands. The company announced this week the appointment of Lara Migliassi, who will be responsible for brand development of Hyatt’s all-inclusive brands, along with Hyatt […]

Exploring Hyatt's Resorts in Jamaica

By Guy Britton MONTEGO BAY — We had questions. Was it Zilara and Ziva or Ziva and Zilara? And which one was which?  Apparently others have the same questions, so on a recent trip to Jamaica we made a reservation […]


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