Updated Oct 23, 2014
Located approximately one block from Exit 368 off Hwy 5, the Four Points by Sheraton is situated near two of Kamloops' newest districts, Thompson Rivers University and Tournament Capital Centre. more
This non-smoking hotel has 78 guest rooms and suites on 3 floors, all of which offer free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, air-conditioning, a mini-fridge, a coffeemaker, a hair dryer, and an iron & ironing board. Suites include jacuzzi tubs, full kitchens and fireplaces.
The hotel has an indoor pool and waterslice, sauna, whirlpool, fitness and business centres. Parking is free, and accessible rooms are available upon request.
The Four Points by Sheraton Kamloops is within a short distance to several championship golf courses, including Mount Paul Golf Course and Sun Rivers Golf Course, both roughly a 10-minute drive northeast from the hotel. Other nearby attractions include Thompson Rivers University Kamloops (6 minutes north of the hotel), Lake City Casino (roughly 11 minutes driving time), and Sun Peaks Ski Resort (approximately 65 minutes northeast of the hotel).
The hotel offers on-site dining at Ric's Grill Steak Seafood and Chop House, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily from 6:30am to 10:30pm, and Ric's Lounge which is available for cocktails. Additional nearby dining options include Vittorio's Italian Restaurant and ABC Country Restaurant, (both under 2 minutes walking time).
Shopping is available at Aberdeen Village Centre, Columbia Place Shopping Centre, and Sahali Mall (all within 6 minutes driving time). (All distances and travel time estimates - Google Maps).
Verified with a front desk agent: free Wi-Fi, free parking (Call date: October 23, 2014).
Guest reviews, of those used for this analysis, showed a positive response to the hotel's location, staff and rooms.
Many guests commented on the hotel's convenient location, in regards to access from Hwy 5, as well as proximity to restaurants and shopping. Many reviewers were pleased that there were many shopping and dining options within walking distance from the hotel.
Several patrons complimented the Four Points by Sheraton on their staff, describing them as friendly and accommodating.
Many reviewers described their rooms as clean, and characterized the beds as being very comfortable. A few guests also remarked they had great views from their hotel rooms of the river valley.
The on-site restaurant was also positively mentioned, and the food described as excellent and "above-average".
Negative reviews found for this analysis mentioned the hotel's parking, noise and price.
A few lodgers commented that although the parking was free, there were not enough spots. These guests had to park elsewhere when the parking spots were all taken by restaurant patrons.
A few reviewers mentioned their stay was noisy, with complaints ranging from loud air conditioning to noise coming from guests next door and above their rooms.
A couple of guests felt the prices at the on-site restaurant were too high.
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #16 out of 53 Kamloops hotels from 73 reviews.
Expedia.ca guest reviews rated the hotel 4.3 out of 5 with a 90% recommendation from 21 reviews.
Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 7.9 out of 10 from 13 reviews.
Verified with a Front Desk Agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, 2 pet-friendly rooms allowed for $15 per night and $75 refundable deposit. (Call date: August 4th, 2012).