W Hotels Targets India

MUMBAI, INDIA—Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide plans to open a W Hotel here in 2015, marking the lifestyle brands debut in India.

Starwood will managed the 350-room hotel under a long-term management agreement with its locally based developer, Jaguar Buildeon Private, Ltd.

Overlooking a popular race course, the hotel will be part of a 55-story, mixed-use development.

Statwood currently has 41 W Hotels and Retreats open around the world with nine more scheduled to open by the end of 2012.