Hyatt to double Canada brand presence by 2022
Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced that more than 20 new hotels are expected to open in Canada by the end of 2022, driving the global hospitality brand's growth in the country by 50%. The newly announced properties include three hotels in the heart of downtown Niagara Falls, Ontario, expected to open in 2022: a dual-branded Hyatt Centric Niagara Falls and Hyatt Regency Niagara Falls project, with 150 guestrooms and 350 guestrooms, respectively, and the 200-room Hyatt Place Niagara Falls. This announcement includes properties that will mark the first Hyatt House and Hyatt Centric hotels in Canada and the first Hyatt hotels in the Niagara Falls market, as well as hotels across its other full service and select service brands including Hyatt Regency, Park Hyatt, Andaz and Hyatt Place. "Hyatt's brand presence in Canada continues to steadily increase, as we successfully implement our strategy of growing with intent," said Scott Richer, Hyatt's regional vice president of development for Canada. "We continue to see growth opportunities in the region and are confident in the direction and future of Hyatt - across all brands."