Four Points 07/18/2017 – Milan, Italy

Marriott International Expands in Italy with the Opening of Four Points by Sheraton Venice Mestre

 

POINT 1: Marriott International Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) today announces the opening of the Four Points by Sheraton Venice Mestre as part of a franchise agreement with the Italian management company DHotels. Located in the urban area of Mestre, the hotel represents a strategic conversion following a complete renovation and is the fifth addition to the Four Points portfolio in Italy.

POINT 2: “We are thrilled to collaborate with DHotels and introduce the Four Points brand, designed for today’s modern traveller, to the Greater Venice area,” said John Licence, Vice President Premium & Select brands, Marriott International Europe “The hotel will appeal to both business and leisure guests looking for stylish comfort, genuine service and direct train access to the city centre.”

POINT 3: The hotel is conveniently located in Mestre inside the Greater Venice area, one of the most economically developed regions of Italy. The property features 168 rooms and suites, two full service-dining restaurants, a meeting room of 100 sq. m, a gym, a beautiful garden and convenient indoor and outdoor parking facilities.

Reflecting the brand’s promise to provide what matters most to today’s independent travellers, the hotel offers the brand’s defining elements, including the Four Points signature bed, Wi-Fi in all public areas, an energizing breakfast and the brand’s signature Best Brews™ program, helping guests to enjoy their day from start to finish.

POINT 4: “DHotels is pleased to be collaborating with Marriott International to launch Four Points by Sheraton Venice Mestre. The strength of the Four Points brand and its business structure gives us great confidence about the positioning of the new hotel ” said François Droulers, owner of DHotels.

Marriott International has a total of 47 hotels in Italy operating under 14 brands. The Four Points by Sheraton Venice Mestre joins the Four Points brand’s robust portfolio in the country which includes the Four Points by Sheraton Padova, Four Points by Sheraton Milano and Four Points by Sheraton Bolzano.

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About Four Points
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 6,100 properties in 30 leading hotel brands spanning 124 countries and territories. Marriott operates and franchises hotels and licenses vacation ownership resorts all around the world. 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, visitwww.marriottnewscenter.com. In addition, connect with us on Facebook and @MarriottIntl on Twitter and Instagram.

About DHotels
Established by François Droulers in 2010, the Company develops and operates mid & upper scale cluster of Hotels. It currently operates 400 rooms in the Venice destination and has a target  of 1000 rooms in the next 3 years. For more information please visit Dhotels.it

Contact:
Sara Migliore / Director of Communications Italy
T. +39 02 6336 3641
E. sara.migliore@starwoodhotels.com