Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has inked a management agreement with Elizabeth Tasmania for a 221 key Hyatt Centric-branded property in Hobart, Tasmania.
Representing the very first Hyatt Centric hotel in Australia, Hyatt Centric Hobart will house one restaurant, a bar and meeting facilities.
Enthusing on the news was group president – Asia Pacific, Hyatt Hotels Corporation, David Udell: “We are delighted to be working with Elizabeth Tasmania to bring our first Hyatt Centric brand hotel to Australia. The Hyatt Centric brand offers an upscale, cosmopolitan experience that was created for millennial-minded travellers. With hotels placed in the centre of the world’s most unique destinations, this brand provides our guests with a launchpad to explore the best a city has to offer – which in the case of Hobart includes the breath-taking surrounding countryside.”
Construction of the Hyatt Centric Hobart is scheduled to begin in mid-2017, with the property expected to inaugurate in early 2019.
The new hotel will join Hyatt’s Australia portfolio of hotels, which comprises: Park Hyatt Sydney, Park Hyatt Melbourne, Hyatt Hotel Canberra Grand Hyatt Melbourne, Hyatt Regency Sydney, Hyatt Regency Perth, and Hyatt Place Melbourne, Essendon Fields.