11 Best Hyatt Club Lounges For Globalist & Club Lounge Access Awards [2023]

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The World of Hyatt program offers Globalist elite members complimentary Club Lounge access at certain brand properties. They are mostly Grand Hyatt and Hyatt Regency hotels and resorts.

For those below Globalist, Hyatt also awards Club Lounge access to those that reach a certain Hyatt Milestone Reward through qualifying paid stays, including the award stays. You can also book a room with Club Lounge access, but that room type can be expensive. Alternatively, you can use Hyatt points to book into that room type.

Grand Club Lounge at Grand Hyatt Hong Kong

The Grand Club Lounge at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong is one of the best hotel lounges in the world. The lounge has a high ceiling and plenty of seats, with an incredible sweeping view of Hong Kong skylines and Victoria Harbor. Complimentary drinks, including alcoholic beverages, and vast selections of food range from cold to hot items, such as Hong Kong’s famous dumplings and Shumai, to name a few. The staff at the lounge also provides great customer service.

Lounge Hours:

  • Daily from 6:30 AM to 11:00 PM
  • Breakfast: 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM (M-F), 6:30 AM to 11:00 AM (Sat, Sun, and holidays).
  • Evening cocktail hour: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. 

Grand Club Lounge at Grand Hyatt Macau

The Grand Club Lounge at the Grand Hyatt Macau is so huge that it takes up the entire top floor of the Club Tower. The lounge is full of food selections from bread and cheese to freshly prepared Chinese dishes such as steamed buns, congee, dumplings, noodle soups, etc. Complimentary wine selection, various local beers, and a cocktail menu. The service level is also wonderful.

Grand Club at Grand Hyatt Tokyo

Grand Hyatt Tokyo‘s Grand Club Lounge is another marvelous Hyatt’s Club Lounge in Asia that provides various selections of complimentary drinks, including evening cocktail hours. Food served in the lounge is Western and Japanese dishes, and You won’t leave hungry. What’s also special about this Grand Club is that you don’t have access only to the lounge but also all the Nagomi Spa & Fitness areas.

Photo Credit: Nagomi Spa and Fitness at Grand Hyatt Tokyo

Lounge Hours:

  • 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM.
  • Guests accessing the Grand Club may enjoy The French Kitchen (2F) service.
  • Breakfast: 7:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Weekends & National Holidays until 11:00 AM (set menus and à la carte breakfast options) 
  • Coffee, tea, and soft drinks
  • Evening cocktails: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Grand Club Lounge at Grand Hyatt Fukuoka

Sit in the middle of the little garden on the rooftop; while the view is nothing to write home about, the Grand Club Lounge at the Grand Hyatt Fukuoka has a massive selection of teas and pastries. In addition to the normal excellent Asian hospitality, this Grand Club offers various hot food dishes and open bar drinks hour every evening.

Grand Club Lounge at Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa

Hawaii is an expensive place to vacation. When you have access to the Grand Club Lounge at the Grand Hyatt Kauai, that will help save you some money as the lounge offers daily breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres along with reasonably priced alcoholic beverages that can be your dinner meal. Breakfast has a variety of hot and cold items, such as hard-boiled eggs, mixed greens, smoked salmon, pancakes, biscuits and gravy, fried rice, vegetables, pastries, etc. For the evening, hors d’oeuvres consist of soup, sandwiches, chicken satay, shredded beef, spring rolls, and delicious mini desserts, to name a few. 

Lounge Hours:

  • Breakfast: 6:30am to 10am
  • Afternoon snacks: 12 PM to 4 PM
  • Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres from 5 PM to 7 PM
  • Cordials and desserts from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Regency Club Lounge at Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa

While the Regency Club Lounge at Hyatt Regency Maui does not have extensive food selections, and alcoholic drinks are not free, it is nice to have access to the Club Lounge and save money from eating out. Breakfast served at the lounge is adequate, from eggs to smoked salmon, and hors d’oeuvres consist of at least one hot food item, salad, snacks, dessert, and more.

Regency Club Lounge at Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort & Spa

This is another Hawaii Hyatt Club Lounge on the list. The Regency Club Lounge at Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort & Spa offers plenty of comfortable indoor and outdoor seating with amazing views of the ocean and Waikiki Beach. At the same time, you enjoy complimentary food and non-alcoholic beverages throughout the day.

Lounge Hours

  • 6:00AM – 10:00 AM Continental Breakfast
  • 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM Mid-Day Snack
  • 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Hors D’ Oeuvres
  • 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM Cocktails and Cordials
  • 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Dessert

Grand Club Lounge at Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

The Grand Club Lounge at Manchester Grand Hyatt is a solid Hyatt’s Club Lounge in the U.S. It is beautiful and has plenty of comfortable seats. Breakfast food has a variety of cold and hot selections, along with evening spreads and desserts. Complimentary non-alcoholic drinks and an honor bar for paid beers and wines.

Grand Club Lounge at Grand Hyatt Washington DC

The Grand Club Lounge at Grand Hyatt Washington DC is another great U.S. Hyatt property that offers a nice selection of breakfast options and evening hors d’oeuvres. You can’t be hungry after enjoying the meal inside the Grand Club, including the dessert service after the evening service. Non-alcoholic beverages are complimentary, and there’s a well-stocked liquor cabinet by the buffet station for a fee (a.k.a honor bar).

Regency Club at Hyatt Grand Reserve Puerto Rico

Hyatt Regency Grand Reserve Puerto Rico is a resort that is not within walking distance of anything unless you have a car. Therefore, your only dining option is to eat and drink at the resort. We all know that a resort’s dining cost can be really expensive. Therefore, having access to the Regency Club could save you money from breakfast to dinner every day, including the honor bar with more affordable beers and wines, compared to the price at the resort’s bar and restaurant. 

Regency Club at Hyatt Regency Guam

The Regency Club at Hyatt Regency Guam exceeded my expectations during my stay as a Globalist (review here). Although Guam is a U.S. territory, it’s greatly influenced by Asia, and therefore, you can expect top-notch Asian hospitality inside the Regency Club. The staff is friendly and helpful, and the food quality is very good. The club lounge also has a liquor bar where you can self-serve and make unlimited alcoholic drinks, all complimentary.

How to Earn Hyatt Club Lounge Access Awards

  • You have Hyatt’s top-tier status, Globalist.
  • You receive two (2) Club Lounge Access Awards once you reach 20 qualifying nights or earn 35,000 Hyatt points. 
  • You receive another two (2) Club Lounge Access Awards once you reach 30 qualifying nights or earn 50,000 Hyatt points. 
  • You book into a room type with Club Lounge Access using cash.
  • You book into a room type with Club Lounge Access using all points or cash + points upgrade. See the chart below:

Club Lounge Room All On Points

Hyatt Hotel CategoryOff-PeakStandardPeak
15,5007,0008,500
210,50012,00013,500
314,00017,00020,000
418,00021,00024,000
524,00027,00030,000
629,00033,00037,000
734,00039,00044,000
845,00050,00055,000

Club Lounge Room Points Upgrade On Paid Nights

Room UpgradePoints Per Night
Club Lounge Access Upgrade3,000

How to Redeem Hyatt Club Lounge Access Awards

To redeem Hyatt Club Lounge Access Awards, once you make a reservation at a specific hotel with a Club Lounge, you contact Hyatt on Twitter or call 1-888-354-9288 to attach a Club Lounge Award to that reservation.

A few important things to note about the Hyatt Club Lounge Access Awards:

  • Each Club Lounge award is good for seven (7) consecutive nights when booking a cash rate or using points or points + cash for the room.
  • Hyatt Club Lounge Access Awards cannot be used for stays through Hyatt Free Night Award Certificates such as the Hyatt Free Night Award you earn by staying at five (5) different Hyatt brand promotions, Chase World of Hyatt Credit Card, Hyatt Promotions and Offers, etc.

12 thoughts on “11 Best Hyatt Club Lounges For Globalist & Club Lounge Access Awards [2023]

  1. Interesting list. For myself, I like lounges in the Grand Hyatt Singapore, the Hyatt Regency TST in Hong Kong (amazing view and much more happening area than the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong IMO), both the Grand Hyatt and Hyatt Regency in Bali, and the Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur. Good to know about Tampa, although it's a shame that the hotel isn't on the beach.

  2. Hyatt lounges in Asia are pretty solid options. Thank you for sharing with us additional best Hyatt lounges in Asia that will be helpful to others.

  3. Great list, thanks! I just became Globalist and ran a search on google. I live in Seoul and the Grand Hyatt Seoul has a really great club lounge as well. We went there for new year's eve this year. I recently uploaded a video about it onto my channel Points for Pleasure on youtube. Thanks again!

  4. My favorite Hyatt club lounges so far (not on this list) are HR Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan) and HR Guadalajara. Be sure to check these two lounges out too when you are in the area! Bishkek is warm and lovely with a fantastic open bar. HR Guadalajara is brand new, sparkly, huge, indoor and outdoor, with a vast food selection.

  5. I stayed at the Grand Club Lounge at Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego at the end of July 2022. Great lounge, there was enough food in the evening to not need to go buy supper. But beer and wine were not free. They had an honor bar and you were to write down your room number and what you took. Nice article!

  6. Thank you for stopping by and providing the latest offering info at the Grand Hyatt in San Diego. I’ll update the article accordingly.

  7. @Melissa, you are correct. I reached out to both Hyatt and the property, they confirmed that the Grand Club unfortunately is closed indefinitely. I’ll update the post accordingly.

  8. Since Covid (and perhaps worsened by staffing concerns?), it looks like the Hyatt Regency Seattle is only offering dried snacks, water and coffee at this point. Kind of disappointing.

  9. Per Grand Hyatt Fukuoka website: Please note Grand Club Lounge has been closed for renovation until further notice.

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