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Starwood Hotels & Resorts Strengthens Lead in India with Opening of Sheraton Hyderabad Hotel

Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT), today announced the opening of Sheraton® Hyderabad Hotel, a newly renovated property set to welcome the tremendous number of business and leisure travelers visiting the world-renowned heritage city that has quickly become one of India’s industrial hubs.


Owned by SAMHI Hotels (Ahmedabad) Private Limited, an affiliate of SAMHI Hotels Private Limited, Sheraton Hyderabad Hotel marks the 44th Starwood hotel in India, the third Starwood hotel in the south-central Indian city, and the third Sheraton in India. “We are pleased to bring the Sheraton brand to the city of Hyderabad which is a fast growing business epicentre” “The opening of Sheraton Hyderabad Hotel demonstrates our commitment to continual growth as we further position Sheraton as the global hotel brand of choice, everywhere,” said Dave Marr, Global Brand Leader, Sheraton Hotels & Resorts. “With a history as vibrant and spirited as the travellers we welcome, Hyderabad is a key destination for Sheraton as we expand our presence across India.”

 Sheraton Hyderabad, the second Starwood hotel owned by SAMHI Hotels (Ahmedabad) Private Limited, is strategically located in the heart of the city’s financial district and conveniently adjacent to the area’s key convention centers, such as HITEX Exhibition Centre and the Hyderabad International Convention Centre. Surrounded by multinational corporations, the property is also within walking distance of numerous upscale restaurants, retail shops and business offices. Only a 30-minute drive from Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (HYD), the hotel is easily accessible for business and leisure travelers alike. “We are pleased to bring the Sheraton brand to the city of Hyderabad which is a fast growing business epicentre,” said Ashish Jakhanwala Founder & CEO of SAMHI Hotels Private Limited. ”The hotel is a testament to our successful partnership with Starwood and our commitment to building premium hotels that are successfully run, deliver great guest experiences and create value for our shareholders. We are eager to further strengthen this association with the Sheraton brand and Starwood.”