Four Points Opens 10th Hotel in Ontario – Four Points by Sheraton Barrie

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced its popular Four Points brand is accelerating portfolio growth across Canada with the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Barrie – the brand’s 10th hotel in Ontario. Managed by Easton’s Group of Hotels, the freshly renovated Four Points by Sheraton Barrie caters to the modern traveler with an emphasis on approachable design and stylish comfort.

Four Points Barrie offers 78 spacious guest rooms, 1,402 square feet of market-leading meeting facilities and full-service dining at Wellington Lounge. Amenities include a state-of-the-art 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’s lounge. Conveniently located off Highway 400 and just minutes from downtown, the hotel is close to several banks, shops, restaurants, Georgian College and the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre.

“We’re thrilled to debut Four Points in Barrie as we continue to aggressively expand the brand in key markets across Canada,” said Brian McGuinness, Senior Vice President of Specialty Select Brands for Starwood. “Starwood’s fastest growing brand, Four Points recently crossed the 200th hotel milestone worldwide and continues to grow at a phenomenal pace.”

“The newly renovated Four Points by Sheraton Barrie brings outstanding innovation in design and product,” said Dev Patel, President of Patel Brother’s Group of Hotels. “Four Points is a great fit for Barrie and will provide travelers with a stylish and comfortable option.”

Four Points is on track to expand its portfolio of rooms by nearly 60% in the next five years with new hotels strategically located in nearly every corner of the globe.  Hotels expected to open in in early 2016 include Four Points Regina, Four Points San Diego – SeaWorld , Four Points by Sheraton Seattle Airport South Four Points Chengdu, Anren (China), Four Points Thavanakkadavu Backwater Resort (India), Four Points Tiruchirappalli (India) and Four Points Bandung (Indonesia).

About Four Points

Four Points is travel reinvented. With over 200 hotels in nearly 40 countries, Four Points meets the needs of the everyday traveler and offers guests exactly what they need on the road. Four Points combines timeless style and comfort and an authentic sense of the local as well as genuine, always-approachable service, all around the world. To learn more, visit Stay connected to Four Points on

About Easton’s Group of Hotels

The Gupta Group is spearheaded by the visionary leadership of entrepreneur Steve Gupta. Easton’s Group has grown into a major force in the hospitality and service industry across Ontario. Its flagship hotel properties include the industry’s renowned brands such as the Hilton, Marriott, InterContinental and Starwood in diverse locations — from downtown Toronto to Thunder Bay, Montréal, and Markham. With a dynamic leadership team and an abiding passion for excellence, The Gupta Group is aggressively expanding to new locations with diverse offerings for the demanding business and leisure traveler. In the highly-competitive hotel industry, Easton’s Group’s core advantages are prime locations, premium quality and superb service. Every Easton’s Group hotel is located to cater to the needs of its clientele while being on the cutting edge of offering the best advantages to its guests.

Fred Bean

Fred Bean

Founder & CEO. HotelPORT®