Prioritizing vacation time is more than a luxury—it’s a calling. It’s exactly the therapy humans need to live and thrive in our modern world. That’s why our Hyatt Vacation Club Platinum Program gives you the power to take control of your getaways, leverage your benefits beyond ownership and claim your vacations for years to come.
The Space to Truly Vacay
Our signature resorts have plenty of luxury, residential-style villas, each purposefully designed as your basecamp to your best self. More rewarding than a hotel stay. And more flexible than a second home. Giving you the freedom and elbow room to love every life-enriching moment of your vacation.
Spacious villas for couples or the whole family, from relaxing studios to expansive multi-bedroom compounds
Separate rooms for parents to indulge in much-needed quiet time while kids master their own fun zones
Fully equipped kitchens for feasts that nourish the whole family
Sprawling living rooms for family movie nights or happy gatherings with friends
Private decks and patios to soak in nature’s soul-lifting wonders
Every Moment INSPIRED for you™
To make your time away as ever-changing and engaging as humanly possible, our award-winning INSPIRED for you™ activities push the limits of every vacation. Everyday. For everyone in your family. Filling your world with energizing fun, meaningful enrichment, friendly competition and exhilarating outdoor adventure. Not to mention real face time together.
A robust menu of experiences that awaken all sides of your vacay mindset
Shared celebrations to spark new lifelong traditions, passions and friendships
Signature events, from mini golf and fireside s’mores to escape rooms and cupcake wars
Team Fun crews to make your vacations fresh and unforgettable
Expand Your Horizons the World Over
Hyatt Vacation Club owners can become World of Hyatt® members* to access to over 1,100 Hyatt hotels, resorts, and experiences in more than 65 countries around the globe. This means, when traveling to Hyatt hotels and resorts outside of the Hyatt Vacation Club Platinum Program, our owners enjoy:
Exclusive offers and travel rewards that tap into the true potential of vacations
The comfort of Hyatt’s industry-leading heritage of trust, expertise and genuine care
Upgraded Discoverist status for even more benefits and rewards for the next rollover period plus one year
Beginning with the 2023 Use Year, Hyatt Vacation Club Platinum Points can be exchanged for World of Hyatt Bonus Points to stay at participating Hyatt hotels and resorts.
Stargaze in Scottsdale. Fly-fish Oregon’s Deschutes River. Savor opera and art galleries in Santa Fe. Or trek the epic waterfalls of Kauai’s North Shore. In addition to our signature resorts, a specially curated collection of unique escapes creates endless opportunities for Vacation Champions to conquer new places and embark on endless adventures.
Hyatt Vacation Club grants you the freedom to champion your quest to be better, happier humans. Our flexible Ownership program means priority-booking windows at all Hyatt Vacation Club signature resort properties and destinations in the Experiences Collection. Or exchange points to access thousands of Interval International locations. Membership also means discounts on special excursions and exclusive experiences during your vacation, from heart-pounding Hawaii helicopter rides to stress-melting, scenic cruises.
Hand-picked destinations. Mindful, stress-reducing activities. And world-class accommodations—all purposefully packaged. Exactly the vacation therapy you need and the choices you’ll love to laze, laugh, connect and play, play, play.
Ready to become a Vacation Champion? Email us or call 877-279-3602 to start your Vacation Ownership journey today.
Your “use” year is based on the calendar year. To make a reservation for a Welk Resort or accrue your Points for use in the future, simply log on to the OWNER’S LOUNGE, and select “Reservations” in the “Owners Services” section. You must travel between January 1 and December 31 or your Ownership Points will expire on December 31.
Please log on to the OWNER’S LOUNGE, and under the Owner Services section, select “Reservations.” There you will see what reservations you have booked and how many Points you have left in your account to “use” during the year.
Please log on to the OWNER’S LOUNGE, and under the “Owner Services” section, select “Reservations.” Under the “Accrue” column, select the year you wish to accrue prior to August 31 to carry over (i.e., “accrue”) 100% of your unused Points to the following year. Requests made after August 31 and up to December 31 accrue only 50% of your Points. No Points are accrued after December 31 of your “use” year.
Your accrued Points may be used to extend a vacation, upgrade to a larger size villa or combine with unused Points to deposit with an exchange company. Contact Owner Services at 855.455.WELK to discuss your options. Accrued Points reserved for use at Welk Resorts have a 60-day reservation window. Accrued Points expire December 31 on the year of accrual (i.e., they expire the year following the actual “use” year).
Yes, you may borrow Points from a future year. These Points may be used to extend a vacation, upgrade to a larger size villa, or combine with unused Points to deposit with an exchange company. Contact Owner Services at 855.455.WELK to prepay Association Dues for use of borrowed Points. Borrowed Points for use at Welk Resorts have a 60-day reservation window.
Your “use” year may be reserved for a Week at Welk Resorts fifteen (15) months prior to the requested check-in day (7-night increments based on resort check-in days). You may reserve “use” year split-week reservations four (4) months prior to the requested check-in day (2-night minimum), except major holiday weeks. Split-week reservations that occur during major holiday weeks may only be made less than 60 days from the requested check-in date. Accrued and borrowed Points being used at Welk Resorts may be reserved no earlier than 60 days prior to the requested check-in day (2-night minimum). You may request to bank a Week with an exchange company. Please see the section titled, “Exchanging.”
You may reserve split-week reservations four (4) months prior to the requested check-in day (2-night minimum), except major holiday weeks, which you may only reserve less than 60 days, including holiday split, from check-in date.
The daily breakdown for Points is as follows: 25% of a weekly point rate is used for Friday and Saturday, 10% of a weekly point rate is used for Sunday through Thursday. This equals 100% of weekly Point values.
All cancelled or changed reservations will be charged a $50 fee. If an Owner cancels/changes more than two months prior to the occupancy date, all the Points are returned to the Owner’s account with no reservation restrictions. If an Owner cancels/changes less than two months, but more than seven days, from the occupancy date, 100% of the Points are returned to the Owner’s account, and the Points can only be reserved in a 60-day reservation period. If an Owner cancels/changes less than seven days from the occupancy date, 50% of the Points will be returned to the Owner’s account, and the Points can only be reserved in a 60-day reservation period.”
You may accrue Points to next year or you may borrow Points from a future year to use in combination with Ownership usage year Points. If you wish to borrow Points from a future year, Association Dues for that year must be prepaid. For your convenience, we can collect the Association Dues over the phone, by credit card. Please remember, borrowed or accrued Points for use at Welk Resorts have a 60-day reservation window.
Family and friends may use your Points reservation. There is a small one-time fee for this transfer. Please log on to the OWNER’S LOUNGE, and under “Owner Communications,” select “Document Library.” Here you will find the Guest Authorization letter to download as PDF. Complete the form and return it using the instructions included. Please keep in mind that you will be responsible for all personal charges and/or damages to the villa resulting from your guests. All guests under twenty-one (21) years of age must be accompanied by you or a guest twenty-one (21) years of age or older. You also have the option of giving Points to another Platinum Owner at no additional charge. You will need to email Owner Services authorizing the transfer of your Points, OWNERSERVICES@WELKGROUP.COM.
Please log on to the OWNER’S LOUNGE, and under “Exchange Companies,” select “Exchange Deposit Request Form.” Complete the form and follow the instructions. You may also call Owner Services at 855.455.WELK or email OWNERSERVICES@WELKGROUP.COM, and we will assign a Week and place it directly into your exchange account. Let us know if you would like to deposit Points equivalent to a Studio (90,000 Points), a One Bedroom (120,000 Points), or a Two Bedroom (240,000 Points). All monthly payments and Association Dues must be current. If you wish to deposit Points for a future year, fees must be prepaid. You may pay the fees by logging into the Owner’s Lounge or by calling Owner Services at 855.455.WELK.
If you wish to deposit a future year, Association Dues for that year must be prepaid. You may pay the fees by logging into the OWNER’S LOUNGE or by contacting your Vacation Owners Association or Owner Services at 855.455.WELK. For your convenience, we can collect Association Dues over the phone by credit card.
*Eligible Owners are expected to be able to begin exchanging their Hyatt Vacation Club Platinum Points for World of Hyatt loyalty points on or before October 1, 2022, subject to applicable terms, conditions and limitations. All hotel stays and other benefits offered through the World of Hyatt® Program are also subject to the terms, conditions and limitations that apply to World of Hyatt Program generally, as determined by Hyatt Corporation from time to time.
**Experiences Collection properties are included in the Hyatt Vacation Club Platinum Program but are not operated by WHV Resort Group, Inc., Hyatt Corporation or any of their respective affiliates and do not participate in the World of Hyatt Program.