Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva Take Home the Gold

Ft. Lauderdale, FL (October 6, 2015) – Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva, the all-inclusive luxury resorts that introduced the Evolution of All-Inclusive™ in 2013, are carrying home the precious metals in the 2015 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards. The Magellan Award winners represent the best in the global travel industry. This premier awards program honors a broad range of industry segments including Hotels and Resorts. The Magellan Awards are judged and overseen by a one-of-a-kind panel of top travel professionals representing the best names and most accomplished leaders from the industry. Winners are judged against a standard of excellence based on the experience of Travel Weekly. Hyatt Zilara & Hyatt Ziva resorts is honored with awards in each of the categories it entered:

  • GOLD – Hospitality Marketing Campaign: The Grand Opening of Hyatt Zilara & Hyatt Ziva, Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Jamaica
  • GOLD – Best Overall Resort: Hyatt Ziva Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
  • GOLD – Hospitality Marketing Video: Hyatt Zilara & Hyatt Ziva – The Evolution of All-Inclusive™
  • SILVER – Hospitality Marketing TV Commercial: Hyatt Zilara & Hyatt Ziva – The Evolution of All-Inclusive™

Kevin Froemming, Chief Marketing Officer & Executive Vice President for Playa Resorts Management, which owns and operates Hyatt Zilara & Hyatt Ziva resorts in Jamaica and Mexico, said, “Having opened five resorts in less than 18 months and readying our sixth resort to open this November -- Hyatt Ziva Cancun -- we are truly honored to be recognized by such a prestigious group of travel leaders and our friends at Travel Weekly. “I would like to thank Hyatt for their support, and our entire sales and marketing team for helping to evolve this vision into reality in such a brief amount of time. Collectively, everyone’s hard work has helped to bring our brands to life adding awareness and capturing market share instantly within the travel industry and consumers.”

About Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva
Launched in 2013, Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva luxury all-inclusive resorts are located in some of the most breathtaking settings in Mexico and Jamaica. Anything is possible at Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva resorts because everything a guest could possibly need is included and delivered with genuine Service from the Heart™. From beautiful accommodations and authentic dining options, to world-class entertainment and locally inspired activities, guests can enjoy a destination specific all-inclusive luxury vacation.

Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall, Montego Bay, and Hyatt Zilara Cancun offer an adult-only all-inclusive experience with endless opportunities for guests to live in the moment. Visitors will be entrenched in unique and spontaneous experiences, whether they seek ultimate relaxation in a carefree, sophisticated setting or a calendar full of activities.

Hyatt Ziva all-inclusive resorts capture the fun and excitement that goes along with a traditional beach vacation. Guests of all ages can discover new interests, bond in new ways and enjoy a welcoming staff, all while surrounded by a rich local culture and authentic culinary delights. The experience will inspire stories among groups, families, friends and soon-to-be friends for years to come. Hyatt Ziva Resorts include: Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos, Hyatt Ziva Puerto Vallarta, and Hyatt Ziva Cancun (opening November 2015).

To learn more about Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva, or for reservations contact your travel agent or online at: or call 1.800.760.0944. And to engage with the brand visit or on twitter #hyattallin.