SARAJEVO, Bosnia & Herzegovina – Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced a franchise agreement with Intersped d.o.o. Sarajevo to open Hotel Neretva Mostar, Tapestry Collection by Hilton and Hampton by Hilton Sarajevo City Centre. Marking a country-first for Hilton in Bosnia & Herzegovina, the two hotels will be situated in prime central locations in Mostar and Sarajevo, with both hotels set to open by 2026.
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 said, “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.”
Hotel Neretva Mostar, Tapestry Collection by Hilton will encapsulate Tapestry Collection by Hilton´s vibrant and unique style, featuring 80 guest rooms, several dining outlets, including a specialty restaurant and a spectacular terrace, as well as a lobby bar and lounge. Meeting space will consist of three individual meeting rooms, whilst the hotel will also feature an indoor pool and upscale fitness facilities. The hotel will be situated in a prime location in Mostar, on the bank of the River Neretva and a short walk from the UNESCO World Heritage site.
The 98-guest room Hampton by Hilton Sarajevo City Centre will exhibit sleek and modern designs, with all the usual Hampton by Hilton social spaces guests know and love, including a reception hub and bar. Guests can enjoy magnificent views of the city from the rooftop outdoor terrace and meeting room pods, or alternatively take advantage of the fitness facilities. The hotel is strategically located in the city centre of Sarajevo on the prominent Maršala Tita Street and close to the famous old town with its energetic bazaar and numerous historical monuments.
Guests of all Hilton properties will be able to benefit from the award-winning Hilton Honors guest loyalty programme, allowing more than 158 million members who book directly with Hilton to earn Points for hotel stays and experiences. Hilton Honors members can also unlock access to instant rewards and benefits, such as contactless check-in with room selection and exclusive member discounts.
The Tapestry Collection by Hilton portfolio is continuing to expand worldwide and now includes 100 hotels in 13 countries including France, the UK, Italy, Spain and Portugal. Known for their vibrant and unique styles, each Tapestry Collection by Hilton hotel encourages guests to immerse themselves in the local area, creating authentic connections with destinations while offering an upscale and comfortable hotel experience.
Hampton by Hilton — including Hampton Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton — serves quality-driven and value-conscious travelers at more than 2,800 properties in 37 countries and territories around the globe. The brand continues to lead its segment by providing guests with high quality, thoughtfully designed accommodations and amenities, such as modern and spacious rooms, complimentary Wi-Fi and free hot breakfast.
Hotel Neretva Mostar, Tapestry Collection by Hilton will be located at Lacina 1, Mostar. Hampton by Hilton Sarajevo City Centre will be located at 36, 38, 40 Maršala Tita Street, Sarajevo, a 25-minute drive from Sarajevo International Airport.