Erbil is the capital of the northern Kurdistan region of Iraq, and is served by several European airlines including Austrian from Vienna and Lufthansa from Frankfurt.
There are currently a few international hotel brands present in the city, with exceptions including Rotana and Wyndham’s Ramada offering.
Commenting on the news said Tarkan Aksoy, general manager at Hyatt Regency Erbil Residences, said:
“We are incredibly excited to announce the opening of Hyatt Regency Erbil Residences. With a thriving business hub at our doorstep, we are focused on delivering high-quality, energizing service to guests, ensuring that they get the most out of their stay in Iraq.
“With the opening of the residences, we are looking forward to laying down foundations in the area for the forthcoming Hyatt Regency Erbil, ahead of its expected opening in 2026.”