STAMFORD, CT – Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc today announced its popular Four Points by Sheraton brand has made its debut in Newburgh, New York. Owned & Operated by Jonathan S Lifschutz, President and CEO of JSL Hotels & Great Palace Realty LLC, Four Points by Sheraton Newburgh – Stewart Airport offers approachable design and stylish comfort for the independent traveler, catering to both business and leisure alike. Following a multi-million dollar conversion project of the former Comfort Inn, spearheaded by Jonathan S. Lifschutz, Four Points Newburgh marks the first Starwood hotel in the Newburgh area.
Located just under two miles from Stewart International Airport (SWF) in New York’s scenic Hudson Valley, the new Four Points is easily accessible from both I-84 and the New York State Thruway and convenient to the United States Military Academy at West Point and Mount Saint Mary College. Guests can also experience other local attractions including the Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, several premium golf courses, Bear Mountain State Park and Harriman State Park.
“My goal was to bring an internationally recognized brand to Newburgh, offering a new level of service to the area,” said Jonathan Lifschutz. “I’ve seen a growing need and demand for strong brands like Four Points to offer a new level of design and sophistication to secondary markets. Four Points by Sheraton Newburgh will offer business and leisure travelers a differentiated hotel experience for their lodging needs.”
“We’re delighted to bring Four Points by Sheraton to Newburgh, where travelers will enjoy stylish comfort in a great location, within easy reach of the shops and restaurants along the Newburgh waterfront and other leading area attractions,” said Brian McGuinness, Senior Vice President of Specialty Select Brands for Starwood. “Starwood’s fastest growing brand, Four Points by Sheraton continues to resonate with travelers in dynamic markets worldwide due to its great rates, genuine service and all the extras guests love.”
The new Four Points by Sheraton Newburgh features 124 stylish guestrooms, an “open style” public space environment with a brand new two-story open lobby, complete with a lobby bar and restaurant serving American cuisine. The hotel also features a gift shop, business center, lobby library, and the brand’s signature front desk experience. Food and beverage services are available throughout all of the public spaces including the new outdoor fire-pit that runs adjacent to the lobby entrance, providing guests with a relaxing and scenic Hudson Valley flavor. The hotel also features market-leading meeting facilities to accommodate local businesses, family reunions, weddings, and other events.
The exterior of the new Four Points includes a brand new stucco façade, LED site lighting and site landscaping throughout the facility and a brand new parking lot with pavers accents by outdoor sitting areas for guests to enjoy the taste of the Hudson valley surroundings. The hotel features a breathtaking courtyard area, complete with a heated outdoor pool surrounding by seating and event space for large parties of 200+ guests. The pool area will offer an exclusive menu catered toward families and business travelers to enjoy and unwind during their stay.
Four Points by Sheraton in Newburgh offers a new state of the art, fully equipped 24-hour fitness center and all the brand’s popular amenities, including fast and free WiFi, complimentary bottled water in all guestrooms, and a wide selection of craft and imported beer as part of the Best Brews program located in the hotel new lobby bar and restaurant.