Hyatt Hotels Corp.
will soon open the new waterside Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa
, the centerpiece for a $30 million, half-mile city redevelopment project for shopping, eating and entertainment known as Beach Walk.
Hyatt is taking reservations for the new property Feb. 1.
"A lot of behind-the-scenes work has gone into ensuring that the resort will be ready for high season, so we're pleased to announce that our opening is on track and the reservation lines are open," says Director of Sales and Marketing Nancy Longstreth.
The Hyatt Regency features 250 deluxe, one- and two-bedroom suites with 42-inch flat screen televisions, full kitchens and private balconies overlooking the Gulf of Mexico.
Other amenities include a Hyatt Pure Spa, 24-hour Hyatt StayFit Gym, Camp Hyatt kids' program, 30,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space, one resort pool deck with 20 air-conditioned poolside cabanas and a children's pool, and a relaxing pool and hot tub area on the Sky Terrace atop the 16th floor.
Restaurants include SHOR, an American seafood grill featuring a dramatic show kitchen; Swim, offering Pan-Latin fusion dishes poolside along with a selection of frozen tropical cocktail machines; and Skimmers lobby bar.
Hyatt, based in Chicago, has a number of Tampa Bay area properties, including the Hyatt Regency in downtown Tampa and the Grand Hyatt along the causeway near Rocky Point.
Writer: Dave Szymanski
Source: Nancy Longstreth, Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa