Hyatt announces the opening of Hyatt Place Virginia Beach/Oceanfront

Hyatt announces the opening of Hyatt Place Virginia Beach/Oceanfront

140-room Hyatt Place hotel opens on Virginia Beach Boardwalk

CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Jun-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (June 8, 2022) the opening of Hyatt Place Virginia Beach/Oceanfront ahead of the bustling summer season. The new 13 story, 140-room hotel offers business and leisure travelers intuitive design, a casual atmosphere, and practical amenities, such as free Wi-Fi, 24-hour food offerings and a 24-hour fitness center.

Hyatt Place Virginia Beach/Oceanfront is located directly on the oceanfront of beautiful Virginia Beach. Guestrooms offer private balconies to enjoy all the views of Virginia Beach including the Boardwalk or Atlantic Avenue, presenting amazing opportunities for dolphin and whale-watching or a front row ticket to parades and live entertainment. This new hotel caters to families, couples, and groups of all ages looking for relaxation and beachside entertainment.

“Virginia Beach is a world-class city and key business and leisure destination, and Hyatt Place Virginia Beach/Oceanfront adds a wonderful new option for business and leisure travelers visiting the heart of the city’s business and resort district,” said Rob Murphy, vice president of operations at Suburban Capital, Inc.

Hyatt Place Virginia Beach/Oceanfront offers:

  • 140 spacious guestrooms with separate spaces to sleep, work, and play, as well as a Cozy Corner sofa-sleeper (city or oceanfront views available)
  • Breakfast Bar featuring hot breakfast items, fresh fruit, steel cut oatmeal, Greek yogurt, and more
  • The Market serving freshly prepared meals anytime, day or night
  • The Bar features specialty coffees and premium beers, as well as wine and cocktails
  • Necessities program for forgotten items that guests can buy, borrow, or enjoy for free
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout hotel and guestrooms
  • Event Space offers 725 square feet of flexible, high-tech meeting/function space
  • Fitness Center featuring cardio equipment with LCD touchscreens

Hyatt Place Virginia Beach/Oceanfront is under the leadership of general manager Matthew Krogsund and director of sales Libby Ross. In his role, Matthew Krogsund is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel, including overseeing the hotel’s 45 associates and ensuring guests encounter the thoughtful service for which the Hyatt Place brand is known. Libby Ross is responsible for providing sales service and support to travelers and meeting planners frequenting the Virginia Beach area.

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The term “Hyatt” is used in this release for convenience to refer to Hyatt Hotels Corporation and/or one or more of its affiliates.

About Hyatt Hotels Corporation 

Hyatt Hotels Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is a leading global hospitality company guided by its purpose – to care for people so they can be their best. As of March 31, 2022, the Company’s portfolio included more than 1,150 hotels and all-inclusive properties in 71 countries across six continents. The Company’s offering includes the Park Hyatt®, Miraval®, Grand Hyatt®, Alila®, Andaz®, The Unbound Collection by Hyatt®, Destination by Hyatt™, Hyatt Regency®, Hyatt®, Hyatt Ziva™, Hyatt Zilara™, Thompson Hotels®, Hyatt Centric®, Caption by Hyatt, JdV by Hyatt™, Hyatt House®, Hyatt Place®, UrCove, and Hyatt Residence Club® brands, as well as resort and hotel brands under the AMR™ Collection, including Secrets® Resorts & Spas, Dreams® Resorts & Spas, Breathless Resorts & Spas®, Zoëtry® Wellness & Spa Resorts, Vivid Hotels & Resorts®, Alua Hotels & Resorts®, and Sunscape® Resorts & Spas. Subsidiaries of the Company operate the World of Hyatt® loyalty program, ALG Vacations®, Unlimited Vacation Club®, Amstar DMC destination management services, and Trisept Solutions® technology services. For more information, please visit

About Hyatt Place

Hyatt Place hotels combine style, innovation and 24/7 conveniences to create an easy to navigate experience for today’s multi-tasking traveler. Guests can enjoy thoughtfully designed guestrooms featuring distinct zones for sleep, work and play, and free flowing social spaces that offer seamless transitions from work to relaxation. With more than 400 locations globally, Hyatt Place hotels offer freshly prepared food around the clock, efficient service and differentiated experiences for World of Hyatt members. For more information, please visit Join the conversation on Facebook and Instagram, and tag photos with #HyattPlace and #WhySettle.


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