Hyatt Hotels Corporation has entered into an agreement with Malaysia-based Bahagia Investment Corporation to manage Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia.
Located in the Golden Triangle area of the city, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur will be part of a mixed-use complex and will occupy the 17th through 39th floors of the complex.
The hotel will mark the debut of the Grand Hyatt brand in Malaysia and is expected to open in 2012.
The hotel will feature 412 guestrooms including 42 suites, over 33,000 square feet of meeting and event space, a 228-seat café, a 298-seat restaurant, a 74-seat lounge, a 102-seat poolside restaurant and bar, a spa with 11 treatment rooms, and a swimming pool.
There are currently 51 Hyatt-branded hotels in Asia Pacific with Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur joining the two existing Hyatt-branded hotels in Malaysia.