As a member of Hyatt’s Gold Passport program, you can EARN Hyatt Gold Passport points. You can then USE these points for free travel. As a member of the program, you also have the opportunity to gain Hyatt Gold Passport Elite Status by paying for stays at Hyatt Properties or by having a Chase Hyatt Visa Card. Elite status offers additional membership perks and benefits.
Hyatt has properties worldwide, including Park Hyatt, Andaz, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Place, and Hyatt house. Hyatt divides its hotels into ascending tiers, in their case seven, with the more budget-friendly, full-service hotels in Categories 1 and 2 and the top-shelf luxury hotels in Category 7. The Hotel Category determines the number of points required for a complimentary night.