How It Works

Earn and redeem points for unique experiences and stays at Hyatt hotels and resorts, participating Small Luxury Hotels of the World hotels, participating M life Rewards destinations and more.

Earning points

Earn 5 Base Points for every eligible $1 USD spent on qualifying stays, dining, spa experiences, and more at Hyatt hotels and resorts.

 

Earn 5 Base points for every eligible $ 1USD spent on qualifying stays, dining, spa experiences, and more at M life Rewards destinations.

 

Earn 5 Base points for every eligible $1 USD spent on qualifying room rates at SLH hotels.

 

Earn 10 Base Points for every eligible $1 USD spent on FIND experiences, Exhale spa therapies and fitness classes at participating locations, and with qualifying Exhale On Demand subscriptions.

Using points

Spend points on free nights at Hyatt hotels and resorts or participating SLH hotels and M life Rewards destinations, unique experiences, airline miles, car rental awards, and more. You can also share points with other World of Hyatt members. Free nights start at just 5,000 points.

Milestone Rewards

All members can earn more with Milestone Rewards that provide you with additional rewards for qualifying activity each calendar year.

Tiers & benefits

There are four levels of World of Hyatt membership. Advance through three elite tiers when you meet qualifying criteria each calendar year. Enjoy elevated rewards and experiences throughout your journey. Explore the benefits for all levels. 

Membership
Level
Qualifying
Nights
Base Points Qualifying
Meetings/Events
Member n/a Join for free n/a
Discoverist 10 25,000 3
Explorist 30 50,000 10
Globalist 60 100,000 20
Member
Qualifying Nights n/a
Base Points Join for free
Qualifying Meetings/Events n/a
Discoverist
Qualifying Nights 10
Base Points 25,000
Qualifying Meetings/Events 3
Explorist
Qualifying Nights 30
Base Points 50,000
Qualifying Meetings/Events 10
Globalist
Qualifying Nights 60
Base Points 100,000
Qualifying Meetings/Events 20

Membership is more rewarding

Earn rewards sooner and more frequently with Milestone Rewards that provide you with additional rewards for qualifying activity each calendar year. The chart below includes all the ways you can earn Milestone Rewards and tier status in World of Hyatt.

Activity Milestone Rewards or Tier Status
Stay at 5 different Hyatt brands and pay an eligible rate after March 1, 2017 Free night award in a Category 1-4 Hyatt hotel or resort, Small Luxury Hotels of the World hotel, or M life Rewards destination (valid for 1 year from issuance)
Earn Discoverist Status Benefits
Stay 10 qualifying nights or earn 25,000 Base Points or hold 3 qualifying meetings/events in a calendar year
Stay 20 qualifying nights or earn 35,000 Base Points in a calendar year 2 Club lounge access awards1, 2 for use at participating Hyatt hotels and resorts at the time of reservation. Access includes continental breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres (subject to expiration; see new Program Terms).
Earn Explorist Status Benefits
Stay 30 qualifying nights or earn 50,000 Base Points or hold 10 qualifying meetings/events in a calendar year
Stay 30 qualifying nights or earn 50,000 Base Points in a calendar year Free night award in a Category 1-4 Hyatt hotel or resort, Small Luxury Hotels of the World hotel, or M life Rewards destination (valid for 180 days from issuance)

2 Club lounge access awards 1, 2 for use at participating Hyatt hotels and resorts at the time of reservation. Access includes continental breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres (subject to expiration; see new Program Terms).
Stay 40 qualifying nights or earn 65,000 Base Points in a calendar year Your choice of 5,000 Bonus Points, a $100 Hyatt Gift Card or save 10,000 points on a FIND experience. (Some options subject to expiration and other limitations; see new Program Terms)
Stay 50 qualifying nights or earn 80,000 Base Points in a calendar year 2 suite upgrade awards to use at the time of reservation at participating Hyatt hotels and resorts (subject to expiration; see new Program Terms) 1, 3, 4
Earn Globalist Status Benefits
Stay 60 qualifying nights or earn 100,000 Base Points or hold 20 qualifying meetings/events in a calendar year 5
Stay 60 qualifying nights or earn 100,000 Base Points in a calendar year Free night award in a Category 1-7 Hyatt hotel or resort, Small Luxury Hotels of the World hotel, or M life Rewards destination (valid for 180 days from issuance) 5

2 suite upgrade awards to use at the time of reservation at participating Hyatt hotels and resorts (subject to expiration; see new Program Terms) 1, 3, 4

Access to My Hyatt Concierge agent for reservations and personalized service 6
Stay 70 qualifying nights in a calendar year Your choice of either 10,000 Bonus Points or a suite upgrade award (subject to expiration; see new Program Terms) 1
Stay 80 qualifying nights in a calendar year Your choice of either 10,000 Bonus Points or a suite upgrade award (subject to expiration; see new Program Terms) 1
Stay 90 qualifying nights in a calendar year Your choice of either 10,000 Bonus Points or a suite upgrade award (subject to expiration; see new Program Terms) 1
Stay 100 qualifying nights in a calendar year Your choice of either 10,000 Bonus Points or a suite upgrade award (subject to expiration; see new Program Terms) 1
Earn Lifetime Globalist Status Benefits
Earn 1,000,000 Base Points over the course of your program membership

Participation is subject to the World of Hyatt program terms. Please see the program terms for complete details.

1 Valid when paying an Eligible Rate or when redeeming points for a free night or Points + Cash award. See Program Terms for more details.

2 A Member who earns four Club lounge Access awards by completing the qualifying night and/or Base Point earning requirements for Explorist status between January 1, 2019 and February 28, 2019, will still receive those four awards, but will not receive any additional Club lounge Access awards in the remainder of 2019.

3 A Member who earns four Suite upgrade awards by completing the qualifying night and/or Base Point-earning requirements between January 1, 2019, and February 28, 2019, will still receive those four awards, but will not receive any additional Suite upgrade awards in the remainder of 2019 unless they choose a Suite upgrade award after achieving 70, 80, 90 or 100 qualifying nights in a calendar year.

4 Lifetime Globalists automatically receive this award once per calendar year in March without the need to satisfy the Tier-Qualifying Night or Base Point earning requirements. Lifetime Globalists may earn four additional Suite upgrade awards each calendar year by satisfying the Tier-Qualifying Night or Base Point earning requirements described here.

5 Lifetime Globalists automatically receive this award once per calendar year in March without the need to satisfy the Tier-Qualifying Night or Base Point earning requirements. Lifetime Globalists may earn one additional Category 1-7 free night award each calendar year by satisfying the Tier-Qualifying Night or Base Point earning requirements described here.

6 Lifetime Globalists receive this benefit without the need to satisfy the Tier-Qualifying Night or Base Point earning requirements.