A Four-Star hotel offers deluxe accommodations in an upscale
environment. Guests can expect attentive service and expanded
amenities. Valet parking and bellhop service as well as concierge
and automatic turndown service are often featured. Amenities
commonly include swimming pools and fitness centers. A four-star
hotel typically features one or more restaurants with room service
available during extended hours. The reception area of a four-star
hotel is refined and smartly appointed, and guest rooms feature stylish
furnishings and linens.
Most four-star hotels are located in commercial or resort areas
near shopping, dining, and other major attractions. Their physical
presence reflects an enhanced level of quality throughout, and their
fundamental hallmarks are an extensive array of amenities along with
above average hospitality, service, and attention to detail.
On this page, you will find a list of hotel chains whose
properties are often considered "four-star" caliber. Note that
selected hotels in these chains may also be worthy of a five-star
rating. You will also find links to the AAA's list of four-diamond
Hyatt Hotels and Resorts feature over 200 properties
in over 40 countries around the world.
Grand Hyatt Hotels serve large business destinations that attract leisure and corporate travelers,
as well as large-scale meetings and conventions.
These business hotels, reflecting grand scale and refinement,
include state-of-the-art technology, sophisticated business and leisure facilities,
world-class banquet and conference facilities, and specialized programs
that cater to discriminating business travel and vacation guests.
Park Hyatt Hotels distinguishes itself as a small world-class,
residential-style hotel with international flair.
It is custom-designed for the discriminating traveller
who seeks privacy, personalized service and outstanding quality
during their stay. www.Hyatt.com
Leading luxury hotel company features a distinctive
collection of North American and Caribbean properties.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is known for warm and personal service
at their elegant hotels and resorts. www.Fairmont.com
Texas-based firm features a series of upscale hotels
and resorts throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.
Omni Hotels offer free wi-fi and high-speed Internet access, as well
as in-room treadmills, on-site business and fitness centers,
speaker phones with dual lines and voicemail, data ports,
complimentary guest robes, and gourmet dining. www.OmniHotels.com
Westin Hotels & Resorts redefine efficient service
with an effortless style and gracious attitude that ensures
a truly unforgettable experience. Welcoming, yet not overwhelming,
Westin properties are architecturally inspiring, thoughtfully designed
and located in exciting cities and sumptuous resort destinations. www.StarwoodHotels.com/westin/index.html
Swissotel Hotels & Resorts is a distinctive group of
deluxe hotels for today's discerning business and leisure
traveller. It combines modern and functional design with local
character and Swiss hospitality, service efficiency and product
quality. Located in gateway destinations and city centers, the
hotels offer convenient access to business and shopping districts and
local attractions. www.Swissotel.com