Hyatt Regency Hotel eyes 2014 opening in Sri Lanka

Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Sinolanka Hotels and Spa Private Limited for a Hyatt Regency hotel in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Hyatt Regency Colombo will be the first Hyatt-branded hotel in Sri Lanka.

Expected to open in 2014, Hyatt Regency Colombo will be a 42-floor hotel on Galle Road, which is one of the arterial roads in the central business district (CBD) area. The hotel will feature 475 guestrooms and 84 serviced apartments, as well as a lobby lounge, an all-day dining, multi-cuisine restaurant, three specialty restaurants, a bar, eight spa treatment rooms, a fitness center, a swimming pool and a Regency Club lounge. Additionally, the hotel will offer more than 17,000 square feet of enclosed meeting space, including a 7,500-square-foot ballroom.

Hyatt Hotels Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is a global hospitality company. Its subsidiaries manage, franchise, own and develop hotels and resorts under the Hyatt, Park Hyatt, Andaz, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Place and Hyatt House brand names; and have locations on six continents.

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