Starwood Hotels Unveils African Expansion Plan

29th July 2010 (Last Updated July 29th, 2010 18:30)

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide plans to expand its portfolio in South Africa. Starwood Hotels senior director of acquisitions and development Patrick Finn said the company will open multiple brands in Cape Town and Johannesburg. The company will sign management contr

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide plans to expand its portfolio in South Africa.

Starwood Hotels senior director of acquisitions and development Patrick Finn said the company will open multiple brands in Cape Town and Johannesburg.

The company will sign management contracts for these hotels soon, according to Reuters.

Finn said Starwood is also looking to expand in East Africa, specifically in Kenya and Tanzania, where it is eyeing game park-themed hotels.