Hyatt RegencyHyatt Regency La Jolla today announced the appointment of Allan Farwell as General Manager. In his role, Farwell will lead all operations of the 417-room premier coastal property, continuing to position Hyatt Regency La Jolla as the leading destination for both leisure and groups to the San Diego region.

Farwell has more than 26 years working with Hyatt Hotels as general manager for various properties across the country and previously served as general manager at Hyatt Regency La Jolla from 1998–2004. Most recently, Farwell served as the general manager of the Hyatt Regency Maui which has been awarded AAA Four Diamond Rating for 21 consecutive years. Previously, Farwell served as general manager of Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Park Hyatt Washington D.C. and Park Hyatt Chicago.

“I am excited to return to the thriving southern California hospitality community and to work with a hotel that I called home for so long,” said Farwell. “The recent changes and updates that have been made to this property epitomize the standards and service quality of the Hyatt Regency brand, making it a tremendous asset to locals and visitors alike.”

Hyatt Regency La Jolla recently opened new DRIFT eat + drink restaurant and received a transformative $12 million rooms redesign. Offering a market leading 42,000 square feet of high tech meeting, banquet and event space combined with the only junior Olympic sized pool in the area and access to fine dining venues at Aventine restaurant village, Hyatt Regency La Jolla offers a perfect balance of coastal chic and urban sophistication.