Four Points by Sheraton Steps up Growth in Nashville
Following $3 Million Dollar Renovation, Four Points by Sheraton Nashville Airport Opens near the City’s Top Live Music Venues
STAMFORD, Conn. - August 19, 2014 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Accelerating growth in dynamic markets across the globe, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced the opening of the second Four Points by Sheraton hotel in greater Nashville, Tennessee. Four Points by Sheraton Nashville-Airport offers a convenient location near the airport and bustling heart of downtown. Owned by Shree Hospitality, the former Wyndham hotel completed a $3 million renovation to all guest rooms and public areas prior to re-opening as a Four Points.
"Four Points by Sheraton Nashville-Airport is a terrific addition to our growing portfolio in the 'Music City,’ offering convenient access to Nashville’s best live music and sporting venues," said Brian McGuinness, Senior Vice President of Specialty Select Brands for Starwood. "At Four Points, we provide guests with an honest value, genuine service, and all the amenities they need to stay productive on the road."
Named one of the best places to go in 2013 by Condé Nast’s Daily Traveler, Nashville is celebrated for its leading-edge live music scene and "haute southern" cuisine. Four Points by Sheraton Nashville-Airport is located at 800 Royal Parkway, just three minutes from Nashville International Airport (BNA) and ten minutes from downtown. The hotel is convenient to leading attractions including the Grand Ole Opry, Ryman Auditorium, Country Music Hall of Fame, Nashville Zoo, and LP Field – home of the NFL’s Tennessee Titans.
"We expect that this freshly renovated Four Points hotel will emerge as a leading choice among visitors to Nashville, where they can enjoy an inviting atmosphere enhanced by the brand’s timeless style, genuine service and great extras," said Nick Patel, President, Shree Hospitality. "By joining Four Points, we can also offer travelers all the benefits of the award-winning Starwood Preferred Guest program."
Four Points by Sheraton Nashville-Airport features 101 comfortable and stylish guest rooms, 980 square feet of meeting space, full-service dining, an outdoor pool, fitness center, and all the other amenities that have made Four Points a favorite with travelers worldwide. Guests will also enjoy the brand’s popular amenities including fast and free WiFi, complimentary bottled water, and a wide selection of craft and imported beer as part of the signature Best Brews program. Four Points by Sheraton Nashville-Airport will join Four Points by Sheraton Nashville-Brentwood as the brand’s second hotel in the Nashville metro area.
About Shree Hospitality
Shree Hospitality, a privately owned company based in Nashville, is dedicated to providing hotel guests with "Their Best Hotel Experience Ever" - every visit, every day. The company is committed to making every day an unforgettable experience for both the hotel guest and the hotel associate. It is Shree Hospitality’s belief that guest satisfaction and associate satisfaction go hand in hand. These principles are the foundation for every action and decision the company makes.
About Four Points by Sheraton
Experience smart travel. With nearly 200 Four Points hotels in more than 30 countries, travelers can find the timeless style and comfort they’re looking for with genuine service and everything that matters most, all around the world. From Santiago to Shanghai and Milan to Milwaukee, Four Points hotels can be found in big urban centers, by the airport, near the beach, and in the suburbs. A recent $1 billion invested in renovations, conversions, and new-build hotels has made the brand stronger than ever. Four Points by Sheraton, like all brands within Starwood’s portfolio, is proud to offer the Starwood Preferred Guest® program, the industry’s richest loyalty program. To learn more, visit www.spg.com. Stay connected to Four Points on facebook.com/fourpoints.
About Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with nearly 1,200 properties in 100 countries, and 181,400 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood 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, Aloft®, and Element®. The Company boasts one of the industry’s leading loyalty programs, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), allowing members to earn and redeem points for room stays, room upgrades and flights, with no blackout dates. Starwood also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., a premier provider of world-class vacation experiences through villa-style resorts and privileged access to Starwood brands. For more information, please visit www.starwoodhotels.com.
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