Construction began on a new Hampton Inn by Hilton hotel in Sarnia, ON


"We are excited to build a high quality, new hotel in Sarnia" said Darko Vranich, CEO & President, Vrancor Group. “Guests recognize the quality and value that Hilton Worldwide represents across its portfolio. The reputation of Hilton Worldwide and Hampton Inn, combined with our building, design and property management abilities are sure to provide guests with an exceptional hotel experience", said Vranich.

Once opened, Hampton Inn by Hilton Sarnia will provide an estimated 30 new jobs to the Sarnia area.

Sarnia, Ontario is located on the southern shores of Lake Huron, one hour north of Detroit, Michigan and one hour west of London, Ontario. The city is characterized by a diverse economic base, an accessible waterfront and an extensive system of parks, sports fields, walking trails, arenas and the Royal Bank Centre, a major spectator sports and entertainment facility, home of the Sarnia Sting. Cultural opportunities abound with libraries, art galleries, theatres and special events that are offered throughout the year. The area is also home to Canatara Beach & Grand Bend Beach, two of Canada’s twenty-six Blue Flag beaches, a highly respected and recognized international eco-label, awarded to beaches that meet strict criteria for water quality, environmental management, safety and services.
With easy access via Highways 401 and 402, or by rail or air (Sarnia Chris Hadfield Airport), Sarnia is home to a growing number of local, regional and international businesses including Bio-Amber Sarnia, Imperial Oil, Nova Chemicals Canada, Lanxess, Suncor Energy and the University of Western Ontario’s Research Park.

The 6-storey, 92-unit hotel will be located on Venetian Boulevard, Sarnia Ontario. Hampton Inn by Hilton Sarnia will offer amenities such as free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour business centre, an indoor swimming pool and a fitness centre. Apart from its unparalleled service, the hotel will provide daily free On the House® hot breakfast and Hampton's On the Run™ Breakfast Bags, available Monday through Friday. It will also feature Hampton's Perfect Mix Lobby, designed as an extension of the guestroom with a variety of seating and lighting options plus an onsite Treats Shop.

Each guestroom will be equipped with the brand's signature Clean and fresh Hampton Bed®, 42” LG LED TV, refrigerator, microwave and pod coffee brewer. Deluxe studio suites will also available, offering kitchenettes, additional space and a comfortable sleeper sofa.

The hotel will additionally feature contemporary meeting facilities for up to 150 guests including fine finishes and ample natural light.

Hampton team members proudly exhibit a unique culture described as “Hamptonality”. This term describes each hotel’s approach to friendly customer service, anticipation of guests’ needs and enthusiasm in providing travelers with helpful suggestions about area attractions, historical facts and fun things to do around town. The philosophy of Hamptonality pertaining to design is to specifically capture the uniqueness of the local environment and to fully integrate these elements into finishes and artwork.

Latest news and Construction updates are available at


An award-winning leader in the mid-priced hotel segment, Hampton Hotels, including Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites and Hampton by Hilton, serves value-conscious and quality-driven travelers with more than 2,000 properties totalling nearly 200,000 rooms in 16 countries and territories. High quality accommodations and amenities, such as complimentary Wi-Fi, Hampton’s On the House® hot breakfast, multi-unit Power Cubes and the brand’s signature Clean and Fresh Hampton Bed®, contribute to Hampton’s ranking as a leader in its segment. Hampton team members deliver friendly, authentic, caring and thoughtful service defined as Hamptonality which is backed by the 100% Hampton® Guarantee. Ranked No. 1 on Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2015 Franchise 500® list for the fourth time in the past five years, Hampton Hotels is part of Hilton Worldwide, a leading global hospitality company. With Hilton’s award-winning digital check-in with room selection tool, Hilton HHonors® members can log into their accounts and choose their exact room from a digital floor plan, as well as customize their room prior to arrival with amenity requests. The service is available for 650,000+ rooms at more than 4,100 properties across 11 brands worldwide. For more information about Hampton Hotels, visit or


Vrancor Group is one of the top hospitality companies in Ontario and an award-winning leader in property management and development. Committed to smart growth, we effectively adapt to changing market demands in order to deliver market leading ROI. Vrancor’s experienced and diverse corporate team offers expertise in multiple disciplines including operations, finance, sales, marketing and human resources. We specialize in building, (re)developing and managing award winning properties in Ontario. When it comes to hotel, residential or commercial spaces – we know our game, and are one of its leading players. We pride ourselves in creating a sense of uniqueness and individuality for each of our properties, something which has earned us a reputation for innovative leadership, sound judgment and extraordinary guest satisfaction. Visit for more information and connect with Vrancor at,,,,,

For further information on Hampton Inn by Hilton Sarnia, or any other Vrancor Group project, please contact:
Peter Tosh
Director of Operations
Vrancor Group
366 King Street West | Hamilton | ON | L8P 1B3
P: 905.540.4800