Hyatt House Atlanta/Cobb Galleria Celebrates Official Opening

  Hyatt House Atlanta/Cobb Galleria Celebrates Official Opening

           Opening marks the first Hyatt House^TM hotel in Georgia

Business Wire

CHICAGO -- April 4, 2013

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H), Noble Investment Group and Interstate
Hotels & Resorts today announce the opening of HYATT house Atlanta/Cobb
Galleria, the first HYATT house hotel in Georgia. The 149-room hotel provides
a refreshing new choice for business and leisure travelers looking for the
extra space and amenities allowing a space to live, not just stay.

“We are thrilled to bring HYATT house to this dynamic neighborhood. Our social
and contemporary environment will help guests feel connected, welcome, and at
home,” said Mark Luther, general manager, HYATT house Atlanta/Cobb Galleria.
“HYATT house is everything the name represents – a welcoming and warm
environment that encourages guests to live like residents. We want each and
every guest who comes through our doors to feel that they can let their
real-life routines roll on, even when they’re on the road.”

Located in Atlanta’s Northwest Corridor at the intersection of Interstate-75
and Interstate-285 in the Cobb Galleria, HYATT house Atlanta/Cobb Galleria is
conveniently located near the global headquarters for Home Depot and the
Atlanta offices for IBM, Manhattan Associates, General Electric, SITA,
Lockheed Martin. The hotel is across from One Overton Park Galleria and is a
short drive to Saint Joseph Hospital, Northside Hospital and Kennestone

HYATT house™ Atlanta/Cobb is proximate to popular area attractions such as
Life University and the Cobb Galleria Centre. Additionally, guests can view
Broadway shows and concerts at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, located
less than a mile from the hotel.

“Every signature element at HYATT house departs from the traditional
extended-stay experience to meet the needs of today’s consumers, in particular
those frequent travelers looking for a strong community environment,” said Ben
Brunt, principal, Noble Investment Group.

HYATT house Atlanta / Cobb Galleria offers:

  *149 residentially inspired upscale king guestrooms, studio, one- and
    two-bedroom Kitchen Suites
  *Kitchen Suites feature fully equipped kitchens with a refrigerator,
    icemaker, convection microwave oven, dishwasher, stove, small appliances
    and utensils, accompanied by living space and bedrooms with walk-in
  *Free Wi-Fi access for guests and remote printing throughout the hotel
  *Complimentary full hot breakfast served daily for guests, featuring
    made-to-order omelets and other rotating savory options like bacon,
    sausage, French Toast, waffles and more
  *H BAR featuring HYATT house’s new Sip+Savor Menu – a delicious menu of
    home-cooked comforts and full bar
  *Nearly 2,000 square feet of flexible, high-tech meeting/function space for
    business or social gatherings
  *Range of public spaces, including a large 24-hour workout room, guest
    laundry facilities, an indoor pool, and two outdoor patios with fireplaces
    and BBQ grilling stations
  *24/7 Guest Market, plus a complimentary grocery shopping available to our
    extended-stay guests
  *A pet-friendly policy that welcomes dogs or cats
  *Complimentary hotel shuttle

“Whether guests are visiting for a short trip or an extended stay, we know
HYATT house Atlanta/Cobb Galleria is the perfect place to offer a personalized
hotel experience that will make people feel right at home,” Luther said.

HYATT house Atlanta / Cobb Galleria LEADERSHIP

HYATT house Atlanta / Cobb Galleria is under the leadership of General Manager
Mark Luther and Director of Sales Jamie Canvin. In his role, Luther is
directly responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel,
including overseeing the hotel’s 35 associates and ensuring guests encounter
the purposeful service for which HYATT house is known. Canvin is responsible
for providing sales service and support to travelers and meeting planners
frequenting the Atlanta area.


Launched in 2012, HYATT house was designed to welcome residents rather than
guests. Inspired by extensive research of guest experiences, HYATT house is
designed to surprise and delight with services, amenities, upscale spaces and
a casual, comfortable environment that will remind guests of home.
Residentially inspired studios, one- and two-bedroom suites feature
contemporary full kitchens, living space with flat panel HDTVs and bedrooms
with a plush bed. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel. A
complimentary full hot breakfast is served daily as well as a complimentary
Evening Social with savory bites, beer and wine. In lieu of the Evening
Social, some locations have an H BAR featuring the Sip+Savor menu and full
bar. Public spaces include a 24-hour workout room, Guest Market and laundry
facilities. A friendly House Host is available to check-in guests, provide
directions or help with other needs to help guests feel at home. The brand is
committed to helping guests keep their real-life routines rolling while on the
road. HYATT house recently earned the top spot in the upscale extended stay
category in Business Travel News’ 2012 Hotel Chain Survey, based on a survey
of corporate travel buyers. Additionally, the brand was named one of the 10
Best Hotel Chains for Families by Parents Magazine. Chosen amongst more than
70 hotels chains, HYATT house was recognized for its convenient, functional,
and family-friendly amenities, with separate parent and child sleeping areas
topping the list.

HYATT house, a brand of Hyatt Hotels Corporation, offers more than 50
locations throughout the United States. To learn more about HYATT house or to
book a reservation, visit or call 866-XS-HYATT

About Noble Investment Group

Founded in 1993, the Noble organization is a value-added investor that
specializes in the lodging and hospitality real estate sector. Through its
discretionary private equity real estate funds, Noble has invested more than
$2 billion in upper upscale and upscale hotels throughout the United States
which are affiliated with premium brands by Marriott, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts,
Hilton and Starwood. For additional information, please visit

About Interstate Hotels & Resorts

Interstate Hotels & Resorts, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of a 50/50 joint
venture between subsidiaries of Thayer Lodging and Jin Jiang, is the leading
U.S.-based global hotel management company, operating branded full- and
select-service hotels and resorts, convention centers and independent hotels
worldwide. Interstate and its affiliates manage 344 hotels with more than
65,000 rooms in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific, including six wholly
owned hotels. In addition, Interstate has executed agreements to manage 45
hotels with more than 8,300 rooms under construction or development throughout
the world. For more information, please visit
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About Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Hyatt Hotels Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is a leading global
hospitality company with a proud heritage of making guests feel more than
welcome. Thousands of members of the Hyatt family strive to make a difference
in the lives of the guests they encounter every day by providing authentic
hospitality. The Company’s subsidiaries manage, franchise, own and develop
hotels and resorts under the Hyatt®, Park Hyatt®, Andaz®, Grand Hyatt®, Hyatt
Regency®, Hyatt Place® and Hyatt House^TM brand names and have locations on
six continents. Hyatt Residential Group, Inc., a Hyatt Hotels Corporation
subsidiary, develops, operates, markets or licenses Hyatt Residences^TM and
Hyatt Residence Club^TM. As of December31, 2012, the Company’s worldwide
portfolio consisted of 500 properties in 46 countries. For more information,
please visit


Hyatt Hotels & Resorts
Stephanie Sheppard, (312) 780-5399
Noble Investment Group
Bonnie Herring, (404) 419-1000
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