WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor boasts a whole new look, after completing a more than $2.5 million renovation in May 2009. The hotel now offers a refurbished lobby, restaurant, guest rooms and conference center as part of the Four Points by Sheraton global revitalization campaign. In the past five years, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) and its licensees have invested more than $1 billion to reinvent the Four Points by Sheraton brand, driven by major property renovations, conversions and new-build hotels.
Designed by the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation in the 1980's, Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor has been refreshed for today's self-sufficient traveler. The redesigned Alexander's Lounge and Restaurant overlooks Ventura Harbor and creates an inviting setting for guests with its nautically-themed photographs and a soothing blue and white color scheme. The sleek and contemporary family room features new, flat-screen plasma televisions and comfortable seating, perfect for enjoying a cup of coffee, socializing or checking email using the hotel's complimentary high-speed Internet. Also, the lobby and 9,800 square-feet of conference and meeting facilities have been re-carpeted and equipped with everything from new doors to new tiles.
"Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor now truly exemplifies the brand's revitalized contemporary look and feel. The relaxed atmosphere and contemporary design of our renovated hotel have elicited great reviews from many of our regular guests," said Victor Dollar, General Manager, Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor. "We strive to provide travelers with everything they want and need – spacious guestrooms, comfortable beds, and an engaging social atmosphere, all at an honest value."
The hotel's 106 refreshed guest rooms now offer a more open flow, thanks to the addition of brand-new, flat screen televisions. In their rooms, guests also enjoy free bottled water, complimentary high-speed Internet and the Four Points by Sheraton Four Comfort Bed, a luxurious ensemble including a plush mattress, an assortment of pillows, and stylish duvet.
Ideally located on California's Gold Coast, Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor is less than one hour from Los Angeles and 30 minutes south of Santa Barbara. The hotel is close to the shops of Harbor Village, several unspoiled beaches, a choice of golf courses and Channel Islands National Park. Also nearby are the corporate offices of Manufacturing Technology and Kinko's.
Four Points by Sheraton, with 147 properties in 24 countries, offers the self-sufficient traveler style and comfort – all at an honest value. All hotels feature free high-speed Internet access, complimentary bottled water, and a great beer at the end of a long day courtesy of the brand's signature Best Brews® program. Four Points by Sheraton hotels are located in easy-to-reach areas – close to major airports, suburban centers, urban hot spots and resort and vacation destinations.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with 966 properties in more than 100 countries and 145,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood Hotels is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences with the following internationally renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton®, Four Points® by Sheraton, and the recently launched Aloft®, and Element SM. Starwood Hotels also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., one of the premier developers and operators of high quality vacation interval ownership resorts.
Source: Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc