Hyatt House Celebrates Official Opening

Hyatt House Chicago/Oak Brook celebrated its opening, making the first Hyatt House hotel in Oak Brook, ILL and the Hyatt House brand’s third hotel in the Chicago area. Developed by Janko Group and managed by Janko Hospitality, Hyatt House Chicago/Oak Brook is conveniently located in Oak Brook’s business and office district, and provides guests the service and convenience of hotel living with the casual comforts of home.

“Hyatt House Chicago/Oakbrook is everything the name represents – a welcoming and warm environment that encourages guests to live like residents. We want each and every guest who comes through our doors to feel that they can let their real-life routines roll on, even when they’re on the road,” said General Manager Nicole Patterson-Olden. “Whether guests are visiting for a short trip or an extended stay, we know our new hotel is the perfect place to offer a personalized hotel experience that will make people feel right at home.”

Located at 210 22nd Street, the hotel is proximate to Oak Brook businesses, parks, restaurants, theaters, shops and bars that create the destination’s unique cultural reputation.

“With thousands of business and leisure travelers arriving in Oak Brook from across the globe, it is an exciting time for Hyatt House Chicago/Oak Brook,” said Director of Sales, Kate Francisco. “We look forward to offering travelers a modern new hotel in Oak Brook, where local business is supported by such a strong community.”

Located at 210 22nd Street, the hotel is proximate to Oak Brook businesses, parks, restaurants, theaters, shops and bars that create the destination’s unique cultural reputation.

Hyatt House Chicago/Oak Brook offers:

  • 144 apartment-style Kitchen Suites with fully-equipped kitchens, comfy living rooms, spacious bedrooms and stylish bathrooms with complimentary skin and hair care amenities from KenetMD™
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and guestrooms
  • The Commons, a comfy lounge with an open and welcoming space for guests to relax, gather and socialize, and the Outdoor Commons, which includes an outdoor fire pit and BBQ, the perfect place to sip cocktails and enjoy savory bites
  • Complimentary Morning Spread, a full hot breakfast served daily for guests, featuring a build-your-own Omelet Bar and assorted Breakfast Breads + Bowls Bar with steel-cut oatmeal, fresh fruit and more, along with vegetarian and gluten free options
  • The H BAR, which features the Sip + Savor Menu, a delicious menu of home-cooked comforts with items including Snacks + Shareables, soups and sandwiches, plus premium beers and wines, offered seven days a week
  • 24/7 Guest Market to meet the everyday needs of guests, from snacks and sundries to freshly prepared salads and sandwiches.
  • A 24-hour Gym to keep fitness routines going
  • Gathering Rooms with more than 1,800 square feet of flexible meeting spaces, a tasty food and beverage menu, audiovisual equipment and a House Host to make sure events are a real crowd pleaser

HYATT HOUSE CHICAGO/OAK BROOK LEADERSHIP

Hyatt House Chicago/Oak Brook is under the leadership of General Manager Nicole Patterson-Olden and Director of Sales Kate Francisco. Patterson-Olden joins Hyatt House Chicago/Oak Brook with more than 13 years of successful hospitality management experience. She will be directly responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel, including overseeing the hotel’s 40 associates and ensuring guests encounter the purposeful service for which the Hyatt House brand is known.

Francisco joins the hotel with several years of hospitality sales experience and an intimate knowledge of the Oak Brook, Ill. market. She is responsible for the sales team leadership and driving revenues. Francisco’s experience and expertise will bring awareness while building loyalty across new markets.

“We are pleased to have Nicole and Kate in these high-profile positions; they are poised to lead the Oak Brook Hotel market,” said John Brooke, chief operating officer, Janko Hospitality. “Their vast experience ranges from hotel training to regional operational and sales positions, within the Hyatt, Marriott and IHG hotel brands. Together their experience and knowledge of the Chicagoland market will be very instrumental in the success of this project.”

For more information on Hyatt House Chicago/Oak Brook, visit chicagooakbrook.house.hyatt.com.

 

About Janko Hospitality, LLC – Founded in 1999, Janko Hospitality is a Chicago-based operator of upscale extended-stay and select service hotels throughout the Midwest.  Janko Hospitality, since inception, has managed 25 hotels and has played an active role in the development or redevelopment of each property.  Currently, Janko Hospitality manages hotels in Illinois and Wisconsin.  The portfolio includes a variety of products under the major overarching brands of: Hyatt Hotels, InterContinental, Hilton, Marriott, Wyndham, and Choice Hotels. For more information about Janko Hospitality, please visit www.jankohotels.com/.

About Hyatt House

Hyatt House, a brand of Hyatt Hotels Corporation, launched in 2012 and offers more than 70 locations throughout the United States, China and Puerto Rico. Inspired by extensive research into guest experiences, Hyatt House hotels offer services, amenities, upscale spaces and a casual, comfortable environment that reminds guests of home. For more information, please visit hyatthouse.com. Join the conversation on Facebook, and tag photos with #HyattHouse and #WhySettle.