Welcoming guests in a Lobby of granite columns and carved timber detailing, and a landscaped courtyard lined with palm trees and fountains, Park Hyatt Mendoza offers sophistication and style reflecting the local culture.
The elegant hotel accommodation features 186 guest rooms and suites decorated with rich ebony woodwork, providing a refined and soothing environment for guests' comfort. Park Hyatt Mendoza's speciality restaurant, Bistro 'M', offers exquisite regional cuisine, and showcases Argentina's finest wine selection in a full two-storey display.
The hotel amenities include a fully equipped spa and gymnasium, an outdoor pool and a garden sun deck, with access off-site to a wide range of outdoor activities such as fishing, biking, trekking and skiing. The hotel casino, Regency Casino Mendoza, provides two floors of gaming tables and slot machines.
Park Hyatt Mendoza offers exclusive personalised services to the business traveller in the hotel's Business Centre, while flexible conference and banqueting facilities cater for a variety of events from business meetings to banquets, with the added benefit of the hotel's own 300-square-metre ballroom.
Located in the foothills of the Andes Mountains, the city of Mendoza is the provincial capital of the Mendoza region in Cuyo, one of Argentina's main wine-producing areas. About 700 miles north-west of Buenos Aires and 235 miles from Santiago, Mendoza city offers excellent rail, bus and air connections to all parts of the country and to neighbouring Chile.
A beautiful green city with a number of parks, Mendoza has a lively atmosphere with numerous restaurants, theatres and nightclubs. The downtown area of Mendoza is largely pedestrianised with attractive tree-lined avenues and the city's main attractions include Government House, San Martin Park Forest and Cerro de la Gloria.
Renowned for its wine production, the area's dominant grape is Malbec, but Cabernet Sauvignon, Chenin, Merlot and Syrah are also grown. Some of the province's main wine cellars are located in San Rafael, 125 miles south of Mendoza city.
Mendoza and its surrounding countryside is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. Its position at the foot of the Andes Mountains puts it right next to some of the world's best skiing. Las Leñas is the most modern ski resort in Argentina and is just four hours south of Mendoza, near Malargüe.
Within Aconcagua National Park, the nearby Mount Aconcagua, which at 22,944 feet is the highest mountain in the Andes, draws devoted mountain climbers. In the summer months visitors enjoy mountain biking, rafting and hiking in this area. Uspallata, Potrerillos and Puente del Inca are all beauty spots worth visiting on short excursions.
POINTS OF INTEREST
· Cerro Aconcagua National Park
· Laguna del Diamante
· Wineries (wine excursions to various vineyards)
· Gral San Martín Park
· Puente del Inca
· Manzano Histórico - historic square
· Caverna de las Brujas - four hours south of Mendoza
· Las Leñas (Malargüe) - four hours south of Mendoza
· Fiesta Nacional de la Vendimia (National Wine and Harvest Festival - March)
· Festival de la Tonada (Ballad Festival - March)
· Festival Nacional de la Ganadería (National Livestock Festival)
· Torneo de Fútbol de Verano (Summer Soccer Tournament - February)
· Golf Club Mendoza
· Club Mendoza de Regatas
· Andino Tennis Club
Park Hyatt Mendoza's 186 guest rooms and suites offer a sophistication and style which reflect the local culture, with furnishings in rich ebony woodwork. Together with the five-star amenities, the overall effect created is that of an elegant and comfortable haven in which guests feel immediately at home.
Displaying imaginative decor, the accommodation projects a cosmopolitan yet intimate ambience, and includes 72 Deluxe twin rooms, 5 Deluxe king rooms, 44 Park rooms, 11 Executive Suites, one Governor's Suite, two Diplomatic Suites and one Presidential Suite.
All rooms and suites feature the latest communications technology with access to high-speed Internet, cable television and telephone lines. Further amenities include individual air conditioning and heating, an executive bar and a safety-deposit box.
Each spacious room has been decorated with the use of exquisite fabrics and original artwork, completing the refined atmosphere. Guests' private comforts extend to the sumptuous bathrooms that provide bathrobes, slippers, a hairdryer and luxury bathroom accessories as standard.
ACCOMMODATION AT A GLANCE
· Deluxe rooms (twin) - 72
· Deluxe rooms (king) - 55
· Park rooms - 44
· Executive rooms - 11
· Governor's Suite - 1
· Diplomatic Suites - 2
· Presidential Suite - 1
· Cable television
· Access to high-speed Internet
· Safety-deposit box
· Individual air conditioning and heating in each room
· Three telephones and two lines
· Executive bar
· Turndown service
· Bathroom amenities
· Wet area
When your mind turns to relaxation, the Park Hyatt Mendoza ensures all your requirements are catered for, with our fully equipped spa and gymnasium, an outdoor pool and garden sun deck, as well as access to a range of outdoor activities that include rafting, trekking, sport fishing, mountain biking, horse riding, rock climbing and snow skiing.
A two-level casino is also available for guests' enjoyment, with a broad range of gaming tables and slot machines.
KAUA CLUB AND SPA
Bringing the perfect mix between relaxation, well-being exercise and a balanced way of facing day-to-day stresses, Kaua Club offers a special group of treatments which bring you the best of Asian culture through its Thai specialists.
Kaua Club and Spa offers a unique atmosphere that includes:
· Six treatment and relaxation rooms
· Oriental massages
· Cooling pool
· Turkish (steam) bath
· Special programmes, treatments and Spa menus
· Gym with various machines
· Personalised trainer
· Sun deck
· Climate-controlled outdoor pool
REGENCY CASINO MENDOZA
Our own casino on the hotel premises has a European feel, with a blend of personalised service and elegance. It offers a total of 2000 square metres of gaming tables and slot machines on two levels. The top level consists of 18 gaming tables playing punto and banca, roulette, blackjack and Regency stud poker. On the lower level, there are 250 modern slot machines with state-of-the-art spinning wheel, video reel, video poker and video keno machines. Complimentary soft drinks are offered to players.
Park Hyatt Mendoza's signature restaurant, Bistro 'M', offers the finest cuisine accompanied by an extensive wine list, highlighting the region's exceptional vintages. Enjoy an unforgettable culinary experience savouring traditional Mendocinean cuisine with a French twist, either on the terrace or inside where you can watch our talented chefs in the show kitchen within the restaurant.
Las Terrazas de la Plaza provides the perfect setting in which to socialise or simply people-watch. Extending the entire length of the hotel Lobby, this sophisticated café has a terrace overlooking the busy Plaza de la Independencia.
Uvas is the place to relax and enjoy cocktails or choose from the excellent Mendoza wine collection while listening to live music. Located on the mezzanine level of the Lobby.
Alea Sports Bar, located on the lower level of the casino, allows guests to enjoy the best of worldwide sports on the big screen, together with a large selection of national and international drinks that can be accompanied by a variety of snack foods.
El Patio, Café y Patiserie has an extensive range of freshly baked pastries, chocolate delicacies and speciality coffees, with a charming outdoor garden terrace.
Room Service operates 24 hours a day, with a choice of local and international dishes made from the freshest ingredients.
Bistro 'M': Located in the hotel Lobby, Bistro 'M' offers traditional Mendocinean food with a French accent. The restaurant contains a show kitchen with a wood-burning oven which is the focus of the restaurant, and a unique gallery of fine wines, displaying more than 2500 regional vintages. An airy and spacious restaurant, Bistro 'M' benefits from a terrace near the hotel entrance with fine views of the Plaza de la Independencia, creating the perfect atmosphere to accompany fine cuisine.
Seats up to 120 people.
Uvas: Located on the mezzanine level of the Lobby, Uvas has a modern design. The highlight of the wine list is an exquisite collection of Mendoza wines, but Uvas also offers a large international menu of cocktails that will entice the most discerning visitor. These are served around our piano in the main bar. A blazing fire with a large chimney piece is the central focus of the room, creating an exciting atmosphere enhanced by the melodies of live jazz and bossa nova.
Las Terrazas de la Plaza: Located next to the ballroom, this café provides a sophisticated atmosphere where comfort and intimacy blend with sophistication and elegance. The café interior extends the length of the hotel Lobby, and the terrace overlooks the Plaza de la Independencia. It is a perfect place to meet friends and enjoy a coffee, tea, international cocktail or even a quick meal.
El Patio, Café y Patiserie: El Patio is designed in the local Mendoza tradition, with a light touch of European café styling. Facing out onto to the hotel's own internal patio, it offers a delicious selection of freshly baked bread, cakes, French pastries, and chocolate. The terrace has a fresh and unique charm, overlooking the swimming pool and garden, which is filled with local flowers and palm trees.
Alea Sports Bar: Located on the lower level of the casino, this bar is a modern and elegant space. Guests may choose from a large selection of national and international drinks, as well as tasty snacks served by staff eager to anticipate guests' requirements. Live music is a feature of the Alea Sports Bar, and spectacular shows are staged throughout the year. A big screen shows the best of international sporting events.
Created to deliver the same high level of personal service and culinary excellence as the hotel restaurant, Room Service operates 24 hours a day. The menu has the same characteristics as Bistro 'M', serving favourite local dishes, as well as international ones, created only from the freshest ingredients. Continental and American breakfasts are also available, with the option of ordering from the full breakfast menu.
MEETINGS & CATERING
Park Hyatt Mendoza's stylish conference rooms and beautifully decorated banqueting facilities are the perfect venues for special occasions. We host everything from international corporate meetings to festive social events such as weddings or gala dinners. The outstanding service of our creative staff will guarantee the success of any event.
The Business Centre provides every support to the corporate traveller and includes secretarial, translation and facsimile services. For meetings or presentations, a boardroom is available.
BANQUET SERVICE FACILITIES
Park Hyatt Mendoza offers a main banqueting room, Salon de los Espejos, with the capacity to host up to 250 people for a seated dinner, and 360 people for a conference in a theatre-style set-up. Its pre-function area has been specially created to handle every variety of social and business gathering.
Four further conference rooms are available, evoking names of regional grape varieties: Cabernet, Malbec, Syrah and Merlot.
Syrah offers 303 square metres (3262 square feet) of function space that can accommodate up to 120 people. The Merlot or Cabernet room is the ideal setting for events hosting up to 40 guests.
All these different spaces are designed for high flexibility, so that the Park Hyatt Mendoza is the ideal venue for all types of meetings and celebrations.
Business Centre The Business Centre offers personalised services for the business traveller that include:
· Secretarial services
· Two workstations
· Conference room
· Bilingual services
· Fax and Internet access