Accor to open premium hotel in Montenegro bringing Swissôtel to the mountains
The premium Swissôtel in Montenegro will be located in the winter resort K16 of Kolasin. The newly built facility will offer 116 modern, outstanding and comfortable rooms providing a true astonishing experience. Guests will be able to enjoy the sophisticated restaurant, aperitif bar, spa area, business space and a ski room. Located at 1600m above the sea level, next to the ski slope, Swissôtel Resort Kolasin will perfectly blend in with the spectacular landscape. The hotel's design completely integrates with natural ambiance ensuring the luxurious atmosphere of the resort and the essence of Swissotel’s natural vitality. The investor and owner of the hotel is Company Ski Resort Kolasin 1600 ltd.
South-East of Europe is full of hidden touristic gems and natural treasures, that we are proud to help unveil to international tourists from all over the world. Thanks to this great partnership we are delighted to bring our premium Swissôtel brand to the fairy-tale destination of Montenegro. Swissôtel Resort Kolasin will provide guests with truly premium experience thanks to its location, luxurious design, and its commitment to its spectacular natural environment. The mountains will define the hotel’s experience and its design, enabling guest to embrace the natural vitality of Swissotel - says Dilek Sezer, Development Director – South Eastern Europe Accor.
Swissôtel Resort Kolasin will be a part of popular K16 Resort - ski destination in Montenegro. The winter centre is being also developed in cooperation with the Government. With additional ski slopes and cable cars, resort will strongly put Kolasin on the Europe's winter sports map. The K16 Resort will include 10 facilities and 28 chalet villas. The opening of the hotel is planned for November 2022.
Choosing Accor as our partner was not even a question for us. We are proud to cooperate with a global hospitality leader to invite more guests from all over the world to discover Montenegro at its full glory. Our goal is to build a luxury hotel with special care of the local architecture and ambience to make our guests feel relaxed and comfortable – adds Sonja Becanovic, PR Manager of Company Ski Resort Kolasin 1600 ltd.
Kolasin is a city surrounded by mountains on the North of Montenegro, located at an altitude of 954m, a stunning destination in winter as well as in summer. Due to altitude and favourable clime, Kolasin is considered a natural air spa. A special attraction for tourists is the Lake Biograd located in National Park Biogradska Gora, one of most preserved virgin forests of Europe The Lake Biograd is at 1094m altitude and surrounded by walking paths and hiking routes.
Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts offers contemporary hotels infused with the freshness and vitality of alpine energy, rooted in the tradition of Swiss hospitality. Respected for its intelligent design, quality craftsmanship and mindful approach to sustainability, Swissôtel gives its guests peace of mind to explore the world, discover life’s true rewards and embrace opportunities to ‘live it well’. Swissôtel invites travellers to feel welcome at more than 4,500 hotels, resorts and residences, along with some 10,000 of the finest private homes around the globe.
*photo copyright: Ruza Jankovic on behalf of Ski Resort Kolasin 1600 DOO
Ski Resort Kolasin 1600 ltd
Ski Resort Kolasin 1600 ltd is the investor and developer of K16 Resort which will be located on Bjelasica Mountain at 1600m above sea level, and once developed, the resort will consist of two different settlement zones with high class hotels and apartments and a zone of private exclusive chalets in between. All the units within the hotel settlement will be serviced by the hotels, offering a wide spectrum of amenities and year-round activities. The entire K16 Resort will have 10 buildings and 28 chalets, which will constructed in four phases and will capacity to accommodate almost 1000 guests. For more information visit https://k16resort.com/ or follow K16 Resort on Instagram.
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