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Hyatt Corporation

Public Hospitality

From the opening of the first Hyatt Hotel in 1957 through the introduction of Hyatt Vacation Club in 1994 and beyond, Hyatt has become the hospitality brand of choice for vacationers seeking dramatic luxury experiences in the world's most beloved locations.

1957: Hyatt House - The Beginning

Hyatt Corporation opens its first hotel on September 27, 1957. Hyatt House is a small motor lodge near the Los Angeles International Airport owned by a local entrepreneur by the name of Hyatt R. von Dehn.

1994: Hyatt Introduces Hyatt Vacation Club

Hyatt enters the vacation ownership industry in 1994. The following year, Hyatt Vacation Club opens its first resort, Hyatt Sunset Harbor, in Key West, Florida.

1996-2008: Hyatt Vacation Club Grows Collection of Resorts

As demand for unique vacation offerings soard, the next 12 years witness the opening of 13 additional Hyatt Vacation Club resorts.


Ownership Privileges

As a Residence Club member, you’re automatically entitled to all the privileges of membership in the Hyatt Gold Passport frequent guest program, as well as access to our Interval International network of more than 2,500 resorts worldwide.

HVC Exchange

As an owner and member of Hyatt Residence Club, you earn points through the Hyatt Residence Club Exchange. Trade points for stays at any location within the 15-property network, all offering world-class Hyatt hospitality.

Hyatt Gold Passport

With the Hyatt Gold Passport frequent guest program, owners enjoy luxury accommodations and Hyatt’s renowned hospitality, plus exclusive privileges, premium services and special offers at any Hyatt resort worldwide. Your Residence Club points are accepted at all Hyatt hotels as well.

Interval International

Hyatt is affiliated with Interval International, a network of more than 2,500 resorts worldwide. Its membership includes more than 2 million families who enjoy comprehensive exchange services and a variety of other exciting benefits that offer value and convenience both at home and on vacation.

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140 Fountain Parkway Ste 570
St. Petersburg, Florida 33716