Park Hyatt Chennai Opens in India

CHICAGO—Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced today the opening of Park Hyatt Chennai, marking the 30th hotel in the Park Hyatt collection and the first Park Hyatt hotel to be introduced in the city of Chennai, known as the gateway to Southern India.

“The opening of Park Hyatt Chennai is a great day of pride for us,” said Yann Gillet, general manager, Park Hyatt Chennai, in an announcement. “The hotel is truly a reflection of this great city with the art and design thoughtfully encompassing Indian heritage and culture. We’re thrilled to join the Park Hyatt portfolio as the 30th hotel and look forward to providing guests with an ambience of sophistication with service that is gracious and truly personalized.”

The hotel features 201 guestrooms, including 20 suites. Every guestroom contains travertine marble floors and hand-tufted rugs, along with polished marble bathrooms with deep-soak bathtubs. In addition, all suites feature stone plunge tubs.

Park Hyatt Chennai offers an all-day dining option featuring traditional South Indian and European bistro fare, and will open The Flying Elephant in 2013, which will offer a selection of exotic cuisines.


The property also features an Antahpura Spa with six treatment rooms and a fully equipped fitness center, Sphere, with separate areas for cardio and strength training, alongside a yoga studio. The fitness center also features hot and cold plunge pools and steam and sauna facilities.

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