MCLEAN, VA—Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton Worldwide’s all-suite portfolio, unveiled its third property in the Canadian market, and its first in British Columbia: Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort St. John, a property with 90 suites. According to Hilton, the hotel strengthens the brand’s footprint following the opening of its 100th property milestone last month.
“British Columbia has seen significant tourism growth with more than 2.6 million visitors last year and nearly 1 million this year thus far, providing the ideal market to introduce this brand as the first in the province,” said Adrian Kurre, global head, Home2 Suites by Hilton. “The Home2 Suites brand model offers modern and stylish suites with value-added lifestyle amenities that both business and leisure travelers will enjoy.”
Located at 9519 111th St., Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort St. John is near the Aurora Cinema Centre, Fort St. John North Peace Museum, Big Bam Ski Hill, Fort St. John Fish Creek Community Forest and Beatton Provincial Park.
Owned by Kelowna-based Argus Properties Ltd., and managed by Inn-Trust Hospitality Ltd., Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort St. John offers all-suite accommodations featuring fully equipped kitchens and modular furniture, complimentary internet and trademark Home2 Suites amenities such as Spin2 Cycle, a combined laundry and fitness area, Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items, and the Inspired Table, a complimentary breakfast that includes more than 400 potential combinations. Additionally, the hotel has an indoor saline pool, whirlpool spa, outdoor grill area, fire pit and fitness center.
“With significant projects happening in Fort St. John, we have confidence that this city is an important gateway for industries that flow through this hub to the north,” said Thom Killingsworth, COO, Inn-Trust Hospitality Ltd. “With its value-added amenities, Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort St. John is a perfect fit for this bustling city.”