Four Points 04/11/2017 – Bethesda, Md.

Four Points Grows Portfolio in Florida with Second Miami Property

POINT 1: Marriott International, Inc.® (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced the opening of Four Points Miami Airport, the brand’s second property in Miami and tenth in the state. Catering to the needs of today’s modern traveler, the hotel offers approachable design, stylish comfort and all of the brand’s popular extras.

POINT 2: Owned by Economos Properties, the newly constructed Four Points Miami Airport offers 124 spacious guest rooms, 1,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, a 24-hour fitness center, a business center, fast and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, and the brand’s iconic Best Brews and BBQ™, including refreshing local beers and seasonal BBQ-style appetizers at the hotel lounge.

Four Points Miami Airport is conveniently located within three miles of the corporate offices of BV Oil Company, Harris Corporation, Magaya Corporation, Parker-Hannifin Corporation, and Refricenter International. For pleasure and easy exploration of South Florida, the property is only six miles from Miami International and Dolphin Malls. Dining and entertainment options are abundant in Doral, Little Havana, Coral Gables, and Coconut Grove, one of Miami’s oldest neighborhoods. Also within driving distance are the Wynwood Art District and Miami Beach. Miami International Airport (MIA) is four miles away, and the Port of Miami is nine miles away.

POINT 3: “Airport properties are at the crux of Four Points’ business model,” said Callette Nielsen, Vice President & Global Brand Manager of Courtyard, Fairfield, Four Points, and SpringHill Suites. “We’re excited to open a second property in the area, especially at such a bustling terminal where business travelers will find a reliable night’s stay.”

“With reliable comfort for today’s modern traveler, our aim at Four Points Miami Airport is to make every traveler a repeat guest,” said Chris Lafontaine, General Manager, Four Points Miami Airport.

POINT 4: Four Points is on track to expand its portfolio of rooms by nearly 50 percent by the end of 2019 with new hotels strategically located in nearly every corner of the globe.  Hotels expected to open in North America by the end of 2017 include: Four Points Cleveland Eastlake; Four Points Juneau; Four Points Fort Lauderdale Airport/Cruise Port; Four Points Atlanta Airport West; Four Points Mt. Prospect (IL); Four Points Peoria (IL); Four Points Detroit Novi; Four Points Charlotte – Lake Norman; Four Points Spartanburg (SC); Four Points Arlington (TX); Four Points Houston Intercontinental Airport; Four Points McAllen (TX); and Four Points Salt Lake City Airport.

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About Four Points
Four Points by Sheraton, part of Marriott International, Inc., includes more than 220 hotels in nearly 40 countries and territories. At Four Points, travel is reinvented and guests can find the timeless style and comfort they’re looking for with genuine service and everything that matters most, all around the world.  Four Points hotels can be found in big urban centers, by the airport, near the beach, and in the suburbs. Each hotel offers a familiar place with an authentic sense of the local, and friendly genuine service where guests can relax and unwind, watch local sports, and enjoy the brand’s Best Brews and BBQ™ program. Four Points is proud to participate in the industry’s award-winning loyalty program, Starwood Preferred Guest®. Members can now link accounts with Marriott Rewards®, which includes The Ritz-Carlton Rewards® at members.marriott.com for instant elite status matching and unlimited points transfer. To learn more, visit us online and stay connected to Four Points on Facebook.

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and encompasses a portfolio of more than 6,000 properties in 30 leading hotel brands spanning 122 countries and territories. Marriott operates and franchises hotels and licenses vacation ownership resorts. The company also operates award-winning loyalty programs: Marriott Rewards®, which includes The Ritz-Carlton Rewards®, and Starwood Preferred Guest®. For more information, please visit our website at www.marriott.com, and for the latest company news, visit www.marriottnewscenter.com. Connect with us on Facebook and @MarriottIntl on Twitter and Instagram.

Note on Forward-Looking Statements: The anticipated five year rooms growth and the number and locations of hotels that Four Points expects open in 2017 are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of U.S. federal securities laws, not historical facts, and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including supply and demand changes for hotel rooms; competitive conditions in the lodging industry; relationships with clients and property owners; the availability of capital to finance hotel growth; and other risk factors that Marriott International, Inc. identifies in the most recent quarterly report on Form 10-Q or annual report on Form 10-K that it filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; any of which could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in or implied by those statements. We make those statements as of the date of this press release, and we undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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