Four Points by Sheraton has announced the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Kigali, marking the brand‘s debut in Rwanda. Designed to appeal to both business and leisure travelers, the hotel offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere, approachable and relaxed design, and stylish comfort in the heart of the capital city.
With easy access from Kigali International Airport and just a few minutes away from the city’s main embassies, the hotel sits in an enviable location and seamlessly blends vintage and modern design elements with distinct local touches to create a vibrant aesthetic and a compelling sense of place.“We are very proud to work with Marriott International to bring the Four Points by Sheraton brand into Rwanda and we are confident this hotel will set a new benchmark for hospitality within the country,” said Mr. Hatari Said Sekoko, Chief Executive Officer of New Century Development. “I am thrilled that Four Points by Sheraton is set to be among the top contributors of Rwanda’s tourism growth and am pleased the hotel has created more job opportunities for the local energetic youth and will support the growth of the country’s tourism, hospitality, and conference and events sectors,” said Mr. Matthias Widor General Manager, Cluster General Manager for Kigali Marriott Hotel and Four Points by Sheraton Kigali. Signature global brand programing and the warm and welcoming atmosphere makes Four Points by Sheraton Kigali an ideal gathering place for guests and the local community to kick back and relax. Designed for the modern traveler with an emphasis on delivering what matters the most, all 154 guestrooms offer magnificent views of Kigali, floor-to-ceiling windows, a 55-inch smart TV, ergonomic workspaces, and complimentary high-speed internet. The property comes complete with 12 Suites, including three Family Suites and one spacious Loft Suite for those looking to enjoy the company of family or friends.
The property features three distinctive dining venues offering a wide selection of global cuisine. The all-day-dining restaurant, FP Social, blends European and international cuisine with flavors from East Africa while the snack bar, Brew Bar, has a menu of light snacks and the brand’s signature Best BrewsTM program which offers local craft beers on tap. Guests can also enjoy a variety of cocktails, fresh juices, or light bites at Coco Fizz, the pool bar terrace.A place for business and leisure, Four Points by Sheraton Kigali offers more than 700 square meters of dedicated meeting space featuring nine flexible meeting rooms including a 314-square-meter ballroom that can cater for up to 200 guests. All meeting rooms are equipped with sophisticated AV facilities and endless connectivity through high-speed WiFi. With creative menu options and thoughtful service, the hotel provides both choice and flexibility, making it an exclusive option for medium scale business meetings, social events, weddings or smaller intimate gatherings. Leisure amenities include a state-of-the art fitness center with cutting-edge equipment available 24 hours a day, a spa and an outdoor pool for guests to relax and recharge for the day. Four Points by Sheraton Kigali is Marriott International’s second property in Rwanda.