WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Responders working to clean up the Gulf of Mexico are getting some support - and gratitude - from the Four Points by Sheraton New Orleans Airport and Four Points by Sheraton Biloxi Beach Boulevard.
A "Gulf Region Responders" offer at each hotel provides 15 to 20 percent off regular rates, complimentary 800 and local calls, and a free breakfast. The offer is available through August 31, 2010 and bookable by going to www.fourpoints.com/responders.
The "Gulf Region Responders" offer is aimed at making travel a little easier for cleanup crews, relief workers, fishermen, and others toiling to contain the Gulf oil spill, according to Brian McGuinness, Senior Vice President of Specialty Select Brands for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT).
"As good neighbors and responsible global citizens, we thought this offer was the least we could do to make working in the region easier for first responders," McGuinness said. "Considering the huge challenges and harsh conditions they'll face, it's also a privilege to provide them some comfort at the end of the day."
With more than 150 properties in 24 countries, Four Points offers the self-sufficient traveler style and comfort combined with a spirited "can-do" service - all at the right price. Four Points by Sheraton hotels are everywhere the traveler wants to be -- located in easy-to-reach areas, close to major airports, suburban centers, urban hot spots and resort and vacation destinations. And with the Simple Pleasures(R) at Four Points, the brand celebrates the little things in life that make a big difference in guests' travel such as free high-speed Internet access, complimentary bottled water and a great beer at the end of a long day.
Guests at Four Points by Sheraton hotels can earn free nights at any Starwood property - the world's most sought-after collection of hotels - through the Starwood Preferred Guest(R) program.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with 1000 properties in nearly 100 countries and territories with 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(R), The Luxury Collection(R), W(R), Westin(R), Le Méridien(R), Sheraton(R), Four Points(R) by Sheraton, and the recently launched Aloft(R), 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.