Hilton continues to expand in the EMEA region

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Published on 19/05/23 - Updated on 19/05/23

Neretva Mostar, Tapestry Collection

The Hilton Group has just announced several openings in Bosnia-Herzegovina (Mostar and Sarajevo), Spain (Madrid) and Tunisia (Monastir).

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Hilton is expanding into Bosnia and Herzegovina with a dual signature Neretva Mostar, Tapestry Collection by Hilton and Hampton by Hilton Sarajevo City Centre, located in Mostar and Sarajevo respectively. These are the first Hilton hotels in the country to open by 2026.

Hotel Neretva Mostar will feature 80 guest rooms, several food and beverage outlets, a bar, a lounge, three individual meeting rooms, as well as an indoor pool and fitness facilities. It will be located within walking distance of the UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The Hampton by Hilton Sarajevo City Centre hotel will offer 98 rooms with a bar, meeting rooms and fitness facilities. It will be conveniently located in downtown Sarajevo and close to the Old Town.

 “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.” - Simon Vincent, executive vice president and president, EMEA, Hilton

"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." - Enisa Tukić, CEO of Intersped d.o.o. Sarajevo


The Curio Collection by Hilton brand is making its debut in the Spanish capital with the newly opened Hotel Montera Madrid, Curio Collection by Hilton. Located in Calle de la Montera, in a historic and central building dating back to 1924, the hotel has 93 rooms, including eight exclusive suites, and features a restaurant, La Braserí, and a cocktail bar, Cielo de Chicote, as well as a rooftop pool. The hotel was designed by interior designer Lázaro Rosa-Violán, who was inspired by the eclectic character of the neighborhood.

“We are delighted to welcome the impressive Hotel Montera Madrid, Curio Collection by Hilton, to our expanding European portfolio. This spectacular property offers guests an authentic experience in the heart of Spain´s bustling capital city, with elegant rooms, a stylish restaurant and rooftop bar with stunning views. Hotel Montera Madrid will be popular with both locals and international visitors alike, and is another standout Hilton property in one of the world’s most celebrated cities, where we are serving a wide variety of traveller needs at our six hotels under six distinctive brands.” - David Kelly, senior vice president, Continental Europe, Hilton


Hilton is also making its debut in Tunisia with the opening of the Hilton Skanes Monastir Beach Resort in Skanes.

Located near historic cultural sites and Monastir-Habib Bourguiba International Airport, the hotel features 346 rooms and suites. Guests can enjoy a beach as well as four swimming pools and numerous entertainment activities. The hotel offers several international restaurants (The Kitchen, Drift Lounge, Mulberry Tavern, SeaShore, La Luce, Dive In and The Vibe), a spa and fitness center. There are also spaces for meetings and events.

While the Hilton Skanes Monastir Beach Resort is Hilton's first property in Tunisia it won't be alone for long as three other properties are under development.

 “We’re excited to be opening Hilton Skanes Monastir Beach Resort, bringing Hilton’s world-class hospitality to Tunisia once again. This new resort offers guests a blend of Tunisian heritage, modern sophistication, culinary excellence, and Hilton hospitality – creating the perfect beachside stay. By growing our portfolio of wonderful resort hotels across the African continent, we are providing new holiday choices for travellers in outstanding destinations like Tunisia, as well as creating career opportunities for residents in the travel and tourism industry.” - Jan van der Putten, vice president, operations, Africa and Indian Ocean, Hilton

“We are excited to debut our flagship brand in Tunisia as we continue to expand our signature hospitality offerings across the North Africa region. Hilton Skanes Monastir Beach Resort will provide guests with exceptional service, calming and inviting spaces, meeting and event offerings, and elevated wellness and culinary experiences, making a memorable stay within an ideal destination most known for its golden beaches and rich culture.” - Leonard Gooz, global brand head, Hilton Hotels and Resorts

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