Hotel Review — Hyatt Escala Lodge at Park City

It is fall season now and it is the most colorful and beautiful season! The foodie couple went to Park City for the Labor Day getaway, and we stayed in the Hyatt Escala Lodge at Park City. This Hyatt Escala Lodge is a Category 4 Hyatt hotel, which costs 15,000 points, or free if the free night certificate from the Chase Hyatt Credit Card is applied.


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My Credit Cards Arsenal (3) – Chase Hyatt

Hyatt is another hotel chain the foodie couple love! Last Christmas we used 48,000 points for 4-night stay at Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach, when the cash price is more than $400 per night!

Ah! Good time in Hawaii!


That’s one reason we love Hyatt, because the value of the points is very high, about 1.8 cents per point. Another reason is that Hyatt has a lot of good properties in good places, such as the Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach, and the Andaz 5th Avenue we are going to stay in New York City.

Well, back to the credit card I have, which is the Chase Hyatt Visa.

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Planning the NYC Trip with Points and Certificates from Credit Cards! (2)

Yesterday, the foodie couple booked the flight to New York using the Delta Companion Certificate to save us some money. Now, we are about to book the hotels for our NYC trip. To save money, we will try to utilize as many Free Night Award Certificates and points as possible.

Hotel Free Nights

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Current Hotel Promotions: Hyatt & Starwood



One will earn 3,000 points after one stay, between June 1 and September 30. One Hyatt point is about 1.8 cents, thus 3,000 points will be about $54. Not a bad value from one hotel stay! What’s interesting is that I didn’t receive this promotion until July 31, even though this promotion has already started for a whole month.Read More »