Second Hyatt Place Opens in U.K.

CHICAGO—The Hyatt Place London Heathrow Airport has opened, marking the second Hyatt Place hotel in London and the fifth Hyatt-branded hotel in the U.K. The 358-room hotel is managed by Cycas Hospitality under a franchise agreement with M+L Hospitality. The property joins four Hyatt Place hotels in Europe, including Hyatt Place Jermuk and Hyatt Place Yerevan in Aremnia; Hyatt Place Amsterdam Airport in The Netherlands; and Hyatt Place London Heathrow/Hayes in the U.K.

Following an extensive renovation of the existing building, guestrooms will have the Hyatt Grand Bed, media and work center with a 42-in. flat-panel HDTV and sofa-sleeper. Elsewhere, a 24/7 Gallery Market will provide grab-n-go items and a Coffee to Cocktails Bar will serve specialty coffees and premium beers, as well as wines and cocktails. Meetings spaces will have seven flexible, tech-enabled spaces that can accommodate up to 100 people.

Other amenities include a 24-hour StayFit Gym, Odds & Ends program for forgotten items, free WiFi and public computers with remote printing throughout the hotel.