Starwood grows portfolio in Levant


Starwood continues to leverage the potential of its brands and future growth opportunities in the region by adding three new hotels to its portfolio in Lebanon and Syria.

Opening around September 2004, Le Verdun Four Points by Sheraton is ideally located in the most prestigious area of Beirut, within a 10-minute stroll from the city’s thriving business district and city centre.
In Syria, Starwood’s second property, Sheraton Ma’aret Sednaya, is to 0open this summer for vacationers and families alike. Nestled amongst the vast green hills of Ma’aret Sednaya, the new Sheraton is the first internationally managed hotel to open its doors in this mountain resort.
Starwood’s third property in Syria, will open in Aleppo towards the end of 2005. The Sheraton Aleppo Hotel & Towers will be the first internationally managed hotel in Aleppo. The hotel will offer 218 rooms and suites; three restaurants, a Pub and a Lounge Bar.