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OTTAWA — Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced in late January
Canada’s first Andaz-branded property is slated to open in Ottawa’s Byward
Market in mid-2016.
Hyatt’s affiliate reached a management contract with developer
Claridge Homes to create the luxury boutique hotel.
The 200-room Andaz Ottawa Byward Market will be located at
325 Dalhousie St. near the city’s office core, Parliament Hill and the
University of Ottawa.
The hotel will feature four two-bay suites, two three-bay
suites and a four-bay executive suite with a large terrace.
The hotel will also feature a destination restaurant,
rooftop lounge and bar and an outdoor terrace view views of the city.
Meeting facilities include six studios, a lounge area and
open kitchen totalling about 4,500 square feet.
“Andaz Ottawa Byward Market will bring to life the brand’s
mission of creating inspiring, indigenous experiences and immersing guests into
the destination’s local culture,” said senior vice-president of development –
Americas for Hyatt David Tarr in a release.
The hotel plans to collaborate with local musicians,
artists, designers and cultural influencers to deliver events and programs
unique to the Ottawa location.
Andaz Hotels by Hyatt has 12 properties worldwide in cities
such as New York, London and Tokyo and recently also announced plans for a