These two forthcoming hotels, which are set to debut by 2026, will be the first Hilton hotels to open in the country of Bosnia & Herzegovina.
Entry to the country
Through a franchise agreement with Intersped d.o.o. Sarajevo, Hilton is set to develop Hotel Neretva Mostar, Tapestry Collection by Hilton and Hampton by Hilton Sarajevo City Centre in prime central locations of Mostar and Sarajevo.
Commenting on the news, Simon Vincent, executive vice president and president, EMEA, Hilton, said: “We’re thrilled to partner with Intersped d.o.o. Sarajevo to announce Hilton’s first two hotels in Bosnia and Herzegovina under our Tapestry Collection by Hilton and Hampton by Hilton brands.”
“From its stunning landscapes to its bustling cities, Bosnia and Herzegovina offers a diverse blend of history, culture and nature, making it an extremely attractive tourist destination. This market entry is a significant milestone and highlights our continued expansion into exciting destinations.”
Enisa Tukić, CEO of Intersped d.o.o. Sarajevo, added: “We’re excited to join forces with Hilton with the company´s first two hotel signings in Bosnia & Herzegovina.”
“With both Hotel Neretva Mostar, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, and Hampton by Hilton Sarajevo City Centre offering guests modern accommodation in two major cities in the country, we are confident the hotels will attract a large number of visitors, who are looking to take in some of the country´s spectacular sights or seeking high quality accommodation options for a business trip.”
Two distinct hotel experiences
Of these two hotels, Hotel Neretva Mostar, Tapestry Collection by Hilton promises to capture the distinct style of the brand it’s a part of in space encompassing 80 guest rooms, a specialty restaurants and terrace, lobby bar and lounge, as well as an indoor pool, fitness centre and three meeting rooms.
Hampton by Hilton Sarajevo City Centre will then showcase sleek, modern design in its 98 guest rooms and Hampton by Hilton social spaces including a reception hub and bar. Amenities of the property will include a rooftop outdoor terrace, fitness facilities and meeting room pods.
In terms of location, Hotel Neretva Mostar, Tapestry Collection by Hilton will have a prime location on the bank of the River Neretva in Mostar. Hampton by Hilton Sarajevo City Centre will place guests on the city’s prominent Maršala Tita Street, close to the famous old town.