Four Points by Sheraton to Open in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Four Points Allentown Lehigh Valley is managed by Joshi Hotel Group

Online PR News – 13-September-2019 – Allentown, Pennsylvania – POINT 1: Marriott International, Inc.® today announced the opening of Four Points Allentown Lehigh Valley. Catering to the needs of today's everyday traveler, the hotel offers approachable design, stylish comfort and all the brand's popular extras including a 24-hour fitness center, heated pool, fast and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, and the Best Brews & BBQ™ program, detailed below.

POINT 2: Four Points Allentown Lehigh Valley, an asset managed by Joshi Hotel Group and previously under the name Comfort Suites Allentown, offers 120 spacious guest rooms, over 1,380 sq. ft. of meeting space, a 24-hour fitness center, business center and fast and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Guests will enjoy full-service dining at the hotel pub and the brand's iconic Best Brews and BBQ program, which serves guests refreshing, curated local beers and seasonal BBQ-style appetizers. Seasonal beers from Funk Brewing, Fegely's Brewworks, and Saucony Creek Brewing Company will be available on tap at Four Points Allentown Lehigh Valley.

Four Points Allentown Lehigh Valley is just a short drive from Coca Cola Park, home of the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs - AAA Affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies, and the PPL Center, home of the Lehigh Valley Phantoms - AHL Affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers and numerous concerts and family friendly shows. It is across the street from Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom, where guests can enjoy two great parks for the price of one. It is also within driving distance of Muhlenberg and Cedar Crest colleges, Lehigh University and Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest. The hotel is near the corporate headquarters of Air Products, Olympus America and PPL Corp., and manufacturing facilities like Lutron Electronics and Mack Trucks, and is roughly 9.5 miles from Lehigh Valley International Airport - ABE for a convenient trip.

POINT 3: "Designed with the everyday traveler in mind, Four Points Allentown Lehigh Valley will be a convenient stay for anyone looking to enjoy the world-class attractions of the Lehigh Valley," said Janis Milham, senior vice president and global brand leader, Classic Select Brands. "Accessible to families and business travelers alike, the friendly design of the property will make anyone's stay comfortable."

Owner of Four Points Allentown Lehigh Valley, Vikas Joshi, stated, "Joshi Hotel Group is honored to introduce the first Four Points conversion into the Marriott Family. We are excited to add the new Four Points to our portfolio. Our hotel is one of the first Pro-Type conversions with the latest Marriott Brand Design Specifications. We look forward to a timeless partnership with Marriott and exceeding our valued guests' expectations."

POINT 4: Four Points is the most globally distributed brand in Marriott's Classic Select category, boasting more than 275 hotels in more than 40 countries and territories. The brand has nearly 100 signed hotels in the pipeline through 2021, with over 40% of Four Points' current portfolio of rooms located outside of North America, and 50% of its signed pipeline through 2021 expected to open outside of North America.

About Four Points

Four Points by Sheraton, part of Marriott International, Inc., includes over 275 hotels in more than 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. To learn more, visit us online and stay connected to Four Points on Facebook. Four Points is proud to participate in Marriott Bonvoy, the new name of Marriott's travel program replacing Marriott Rewards®, The Ritz- Carlton Rewards®, and Starwood Preferred Guest® (SPG). The program offers members an extraordinary portfolio of global brands, experiences on Marriott Bonvoy Moments and unparalleled benefits including earning points toward free hotel stays and nights toward Elite status recognition. To enroll for free or for more information about the program, visit

Note on Forward-Looking Statements: The statements about the expected future growth of Four Points and Marriott International classic select brands are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of 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 identified in Marriott International, Inc.'s most recent quarterly report on Form 10-Q or annual report on Form 10-K; any of which could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in or implied by our statements. These statements are made 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.