Home » Lifestyle » Hyatt hotel chain extends mask requirement to all guests at properties in the Americas
Hyatt hotel chain extends mask requirement to all guests at properties in the Americas
Coronavirus could permanently shutter 8,000 US hotels by September
Some hotels are closing for good as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. FOX Business’ Kristina Partsinevelos with more.
Hyatt locations across the Americas will now require hotel guests to wear masks or face coverings at all indoor public areas, including bars, restaurants, meeting rooms and gyms.
Continue Reading Below
The requirement, announced on Monday, expands on a previous mandate for Hyatt guests in the U.S. and Canada, who were required to wear masks in shared spaces as of July 27.
HILTON PREDICTS IT WILL TAKE 2 OR 3 YEARS TO BOUNCE BACK AFTER PANDEMIC
“This new policy comes at a pivotal time amidst the ongoing challenges of COVID-19 and helps us care for the health and safety of our guests and colleagues,” said Mark Hoplamazian, the president and CEO of Hyatt, in a media release.