Hyatt Place Opens in Downtown Birmingham

A new Hyatt Place hotel has opened in downtown Birmingham, Ala., with 150 guest rooms and 1,700 square feet of flexible meeting space, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts announced last week.

Located near Birmingham's financial and legal district, Hyatt Place Birmingham/Downtown offers complimentary WiFi, complimentary continental breakfast, state-of-the-art in-room media options, an indoor swimming pool and a complimentary 24-hour fitness center.

"When creating Hyatt Place, we extensively researched the evolving needs of contemporary travelers to identify the right combination of style, service and amenities," Hyatt Vice President of Marketing Alison Kal said in a statement. "Across the country, guest reactions have been tremendously positive and we're thrilled to enhance Hyatt's presence in the greater Birmingham metropolitan area."

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