Serena Hotels plans to expand into the Democratic Republic of the Congo with a new property in Goma on the shores of Lake Kivu. The Independent reports that the new property consists of 100 rooms and suites.

Serena is also undertaking major renovations and rebuilds at its hotels in Dar es Salaam, Kampala, and Nairobi.

Kampala Serena will be upgraded with 36 new suites and executive rooms, as well as a second senior presidential suite, which is yet to be named.