New: Hyatt Award Chart Changes! See the full list here.

Hyatt has released updated to their award chart, effective January 22, 2015.

  • 48 hotels will move to a LOWER category
  • 22 hotels will move to a HIGHER category

Between now and January 22, you can make bookings under the current category. If you have a hotel stay after the 22nd and the hotel moves to a lower category, you’ll receive a refund for the difference.

All in all, the changes aren’t horrific, though there are some significant hotels that are shifting around:


Here is the full list of changes:

Hotels Moving to a Higher Category

Category 1 moving to Category 2:

  • Hyatt House Raleigh North Hills
  • Hyatt Place Denver Tech Center
  • Hyatt Place Denver-South/Park Meadows
  • Hyatt Place Nashville Airport
  • Hyatt Place Pensacola Airport
  • Hyatt Regency Dongguan
  • Hyatt Regency Greenville

Category 2 moving to Category 3:

  • Excalibur
  • Hyatt House Miami Airport
  • Hyatt Place Dewey Beach
  • Hyatt Place Long Island/East End
  • Hyatt Place Portland – Old Port
  • Hyatt Regency Santa Clara
  • Hyatt Regency Toronto

Category 3 moving to a Category 4:

  • Grand Hyatt Sao Paulo
  • Grand Hyatt Taipei

Category 4 moving to a Category 5:

  • Grand Hyatt at Baha Mar
  • Grand Hyatt Macau
  • Park Hyatt Seoul

Category 5 moving to a Category 6:

  • Andaz Amsterdam, Prinsengracht
  • Hyatt Regency Nice Palais de la Mediterranee

Category 6 moving to a Category 7:

  • Park Hyatt Maldives, Hadahaa

Hotels Moving to a Lower Category

Category 2 moving to Category 1:

  • Hyatt House Colorado Springs
  • Hyatt on Main, Green Bay
  • Hyatt Place Albuquerque Airport
  • Hyatt Place Baton Rouge/I-10
  • Hyatt Place Ft. Myers
  • Hyatt Place Germantown
  • Hyatt Place Greensboro
  • Hyatt Place Greenville/Haywood
  • Hyatt Place Memphis/Primacy Parkway
  • Hyatt Place North Charleston
  • Hyatt Place Orlando Airport
  • Hyatt Place Orlando/Lake Mary
  • Hyatt Place Roanoke Airport/Valley View Mall
  • Hyatt Place Salt Lake City Airport

Category 3 moving to Category 2:

  • Hyatt Bangalore
  • Hyatt House Charlotte/Center City
  • Hyatt House Cypress/Anaheim
  • Hyatt Place Charlotte Downtown
  • Hyatt Place Orlando/Convention Center
  • Hyatt Place Orlando/Universal
  • Hyatt Place Saratoga/Malta
  • Hyatt Regency Chennai
  • Hyatt Regency Chongqing
  • Hyatt Regency Gurgaon
  • Hyatt Regency Jinan
  • Hyatt Regency Montreal
  • Hyatt Regency Osaka
  • Park Hyatt Chennai

Category 4 moving to a Category 2:

  • Grand Hyatt Shenyang

Category 4 moving to a Category 3:

  • Grand Hyatt San Antonio
  • Hyatt Capital Gate, Abu Dhabi
  • Hyatt Regency Bethesda
  • Hyatt Regency Dar es Salaam
  • Hyatt Regency Delhi
  • Hyatt Regency Louisville
  • Hyatt Regency Mexico City
  • Hyatt Regency Orlando Intl Airport
  • Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six
  • Hyatt Regency San Antonio
  • Hyatt Regency Savannah

Category 5 moving to Category 4:

  • Grand Hyatt Washington
  • Hyatt French Quarter
  • Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa
  • Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress
  • Hyatt Regency La Jolla
  • MGM Grand

Category 6 moving to Category 5:

  • Mandalay Bay
  • Park Hyatt Washington

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