Lahaina, Hawaii (PressExposure) February 17, 2012 -- LAHAINA, Hawaii (February 2012) - Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa has been selected as a recipient of the 2011 "Gold Key Award" for the property's impeccable service and commitment to being one of the world's finest properties for meetings. Featured in the 2011 November issue of Meetings & Conventions, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa received this distinguished honor from the knowledgeable readers of the magazine who voted on the best sites for meetings and conventions.
"Our indoor and outdoor meeting facilities paired with our authentic Hawaiian hospitality and professional staff makes any event or business meeting a success at Hyatt Regency Maui," said Michael Jokovich, general manager of Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa. "Our staff is committed to providing meeting planners and guests with a unique experience, and this award is a true testament to our pursuit towards that excellence."
Meetings & Conventions magazine's Gold Key Award is among the most prestigious honors in the industry. The strict criteria for being selected as a Gold Key Award recipient include staff attitude, quality of meeting rooms, quality of food and beverage service, quality of guest services, proficiency of handling reservations, technical and support equipment, and a multitude of recreational facilities.
About Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa
Ideally situated on 40 tropically landscaped oceanfront acres along a three-mile stretch of the famed Ka'anapali Beach, Maui's longest crescent beach, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa offers an authentic Hawaiian experience in a setting of tropical luxury. Each of the 806 guestrooms, including 31 suites, affords Hawaiian elegance with plantation-style furnishings and a private lanai with panoramic views. Boasting endless amenities including Spa Moana, Maui's only oceanfront, 15,000 square-foot luxury spa and fitness center, elaborate water playground with tropical streams and waterfalls, championship golf, six tennis courts, scuba and catamaran sails, four restaurants, shopping, and over 100,000 square feet of function space, as well as expert-led stargazing, luau, and wildlife, art and tropical garden tours, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa offers everything necessary to create the quintessential Maui getaway.
Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa has been recognized with awards and accolades including 2011 Maui Nō Ka ̒Oi "Aipono Award for Excellence in Sustainability", 2011 Celebrated Living "Platinum List", 2011 AAA Four Diamond Award, 2011 Travel + Leisure "World's Best" Top 25 Hawaii Resorts, 2011 Travel + Leisure "500 World Best Hotels," 2011 Condé Nast Traveler "Top 20 Resort Spas in Hawaii" , 2011 Condé Nast Traveler "Gold List" Reserve, 2011 Condé Nast Traveler Readers Poll "Top Spas in the World," 2009 Travel + Leisure "World's Best Hotels for Families" (#1 in Hawaii / #3 in US), 2008 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List "Best Places to Stay," 2008 Condé Nast Traveler "Top 25 Hawaii Resorts" and 2011 Condé Nast Traveler "Top Golf Resorts." Condé Nast Traveler voted Maui "Best Island in the World" in 2010.
For more information regarding Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa, please contact the resort by phone at (808) 661-1234 or visit the website at http://www.maui.hyatt.com.