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.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 22 world-class brands comprising nearly 7,400 properties and more than 1.1 million rooms, in 124 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its founding vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, earned a top spot on Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For list and been recognized as a global leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for six consecutive years. Hilton has introduced several industry-leading technology enhancements to improve the guest experience, including Digital Key Share, automated complimentary room upgrades and the ability to book confirmed connecting rooms. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the more than 173 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can't buy. With the free Hilton Honors app, guests can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a Digital Key and check out, all from their smartphone. Visit stories.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.
About Tapestry Collection by Hilton
Tapestry Collection by Hilton is a portfolio of over 115 original hotels that offer guests unique style and vibrant personality, encouraging them to connect to their destination and enjoy authentic, off-the-beaten-path experiences. While each property has a unique story to share that comes to life through uplifting design and unique food & beverage, every Tapestry Collection property is united by the reliability that comes with the Hilton name, in addition to the benefits of the award-winning Hilton Honors program. Experience Tapestry Collection by Hilton by booking at tapestrycollectionbyhilton.com or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about Tapestry Collection by Hilton at stories.hilton.com/tapestry, and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
About Hampton by Hilton
As the No. 1 ranked lodging franchise for the last 14 years by Entrepreneur®, Hampton by Hilton — including Hampton Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton — serves quality-driven and value-conscious travelers at more than 2,900 properties in 38 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. Hampton by Hilton is committed to delivering an exceptionally friendly and authentic service all backed by the 100% Hampton GuaranteeTM. Experience a positive stay at Hampton by Hilton by booking at hampton.com or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about Hampton by Hilton at stories.hilton.com/hampton, and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.