New York’s newest hotel, Resorts World New York’s Hyatt Regency JFK Airport, debuts today
QUEENS, NY, August 6, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Resorts World New York’s Hyatt Regency JFK Airport today celebrated the ribbon cutting at Queens, which featured executives from Genting, owner of the hotel and casino, and Hyatt, as well as local elected officials and community leaders. The hotel officially opens today for guests to experience that of New York new destination to play, stay, dine, shop and be entertained.
Hyatt Regency JFK Airport at Resorts World New York is an eight-story luxury hotel, featuring 400 residential-inspired guest rooms and premium suites with energizing design and insightful in-room technology. The hotel also features the world-renowned Sugar Factory restaurant, a fitness center, state-of-the-art conference and meeting spaces, and additional play areas. The centerpiece of the property is a grand lobby, ideally suited for art exhibitions, events and musical performances, which connects the hotel to Resorts World New York City (RWNYC), which opened in 2011.
** Photos of the opening ceremony and the hotel are available here. **
“There is no better way to celebrate the 10 Resorts Worlde anniversary that with the opening of this world-class hotel in New York City,” noted Bob De Salvio, President of Genting Americas East. “We are honored to partner with Hyatt and so proud to welcome customers from all over the world and provide them with a truly unparalleled resort-casino experience in the heart of new York. While the hotel has always been part of our vision, today’s ribbon cutting takes on added significance as we celebrate the Queens community and do our part to move Before New York. ”
“We are delighted to launch Hyatt Regency JFK Airport at Resorts World New York and invite guests to experience our intuitive hospitality while relaxing and recharging after a day of gaming, dining and entertainment,” said declared Brian reynolds, Senior Vice President of Resorts World New York City. “By working with our Resorts World team, we are delighted to deliver an innovative and seamless experience that is sure to energize travelers. “
The hotel has 400 rooms including 275 king rooms, 91 double rooms and 34 suites. The variety of accommodation is ideal for both business and leisure travelers thanks to an incredibly convenient location near JFK Airport. Oversized suites are designed to make guests feel right at home with kitchenettes and separate living areas. Most of the chic rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the city skyline.
The establishment offers 6,500 slot machines and electronic table games. Resorts World New York City offers three unique game levels, Times Square Casino, Fifth Avenue Casino and Central Park Casino, as well as several premium venues.
the $ 400 million Investing in hotels and amenities has long been part of Genting’s vision to bring a popular resort destination to global places such as Las Vegas and Singapore, To New York City. The resort seamlessly offers a variety of non-gaming amenities to complement the most innovative gaming products and entertainment offerings, providing guests of all interests and budgets with an experience that suits their personal tastes. .
This development brings the total investment in Resorts World New York City to more than $ 1.1 billion after Genting has spent more than $ 700 million to upgrade the existing aqueduct grandstand to become a premier entertainment destination. The addition of the hotel has created hundreds of well-paying careers for New Yorkers and will provide additional income for from New York State Lottery Education Fund. Resorts World New York City has already generated more than $ 3 billion for that of New York public schools.
Meetings and Events
Beyond redefining the hotel experience for vacationers, the new hotel applies a tactile experience to meetings and events, with 5,000 square feet of total function space and state-of-the-art meeting facilities. technology, all backed by a dedicated team of meeting planners. a transparent and confident service, for themselves and the participants. The rooms are designed to host a range of events, including corporate meetings, art exhibitions, and community programs. Including Resorts World New York City, the property will now have over 64,000 square feet of event space.
Sugar Factory, the world famous cafe and confectionery, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Its iconic dishes include decadent milkshakes and old-fashioned sundaes. Guests can also enjoy other food and drink options including a convenient Grab n ‘Go. Regency Club guests can enjoy a daily continental breakfast, evening hors d’oeuvres and light snacks. in this exclusive club.
For more information, please visit rwnewyork.com or hyattregency.com.
Conveniently located just minutes from JFK Airport, the hotel is easily accessible by A train, Q37 bus, and LIRR to Jamaica Station with pickup from a free casino shuttle.
About Resorts World New York City
Resorts World New York City (RWNYC) is the only casino in New York City, providing over 8 million guests an unparalleled gaming and entertainment experience each year while generating more than $ 3 billion for the state education system since it opened in 2011. RWNYC is operated by the Genting Group, a global company founded in 1965, operating resorts in Malaysia, Singapore, The Philippines, the UK, the Bahamas, United States and the four oceans through its Star Cruises, Dream Cruises and Crystal Cruises brands. Genting has over 50 years of experience in the travel and leisure industry and collectively employs approximately 60,000 people while providing an unparalleled resort experience to more than 50 million visitors annually worldwide.
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SOURCE Resorts World New York City