„One of the main goals of the city administration is the development of tourism. It will certainly be one of the fastest growing industries in Bosnia and Herzegovina. I would like to thank all of you who participated in this project and who came here“ said Mayor Skaka at the today’s press conference in the City Hall on the occasion of the presentation of the Swissôtel which will be opened by Al Shiddi Group in cooperation with one of the greatest hotel companies in the world AccorHotels.

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The owner of Al-Shiddi Group Sulaiman Al-Shiddi said that with the building of this hotel Sarajevo will become even more attractive and beautiful to many tourists and guests from around the world. „Through this brand and our collective efforts we wish to ensure Bosnia and Herzegovina’s place as a destination of special, engaging and luxurious tourism“ said Al Shiddi.

It was stressed at the conference that Swissotel is a global luxury hotel chain with 5 plus stars, which will position Bosnia and Herzegovina as a new prestigious tourist destination.


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Senior President for development of luxury hotels AccorHotels François Baudin stated that entering BiH market is an exciting addition to their brand.

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“We want to further develop our brand through the network of hotels in the Balkans and Eastern Europe. I am convinced that the quality of our services and the unique experience that we offer in our hotels will be recognized by all citizens of this country” said Baudin.

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