The Vice-Governor of Kuban, Vasiliy Shvets, and the Head of Krasnodar, Yevgeniy Pervyshov attended the ceremony.
The hotel was opened near the Expograd-Yug Exhibition and Congress Center. He added the infrastructure of the Complex.
Four Points by Sheraton is a part of Marriott, a global network. The hotel became the fourth among those opened in Russia.
«The congress and exhibition activity is one of the promising areas for the development of not only business, but also urban economics. The opening of a new hotel of a prestigious international network near the Exhibition Complex is proof of the prospects and attractiveness of Krasnodar as a business center. More than 1 million business tourists visit the city currently, and every tenth of them comes to Expograd-Yug. I am sure that this area will continue to be developed at a serious pace», – Yevgeniy Pervyshov said.
The opening of the hotel was also attended by the President of the RAMO-M Holding, Andrey Lipanov. The company is an investor in the construction of the hotel and an owner of Expograd-Yug. According to the Company’s expectations, the loading of hotel rooms during events at the Congress Center may increase 1.5 times.
The 4-star hotel building includes 200 comfortable rooms, a presidential suite, a conference hall, six meeting rooms, a fitness room and restaurants.
The Expograd-Yug Exhibition Center with a total area of more than 62 thousand square meters is the largest in the south of Russia and takes the seventh place in terms of exhibition spaces in the country, the press service of the Administration of Krasnodar reports.