Budva – Opening completely renovated hotel “The Queen of Montenegro” Becici became one of the most prestigious places at Adriatic that have capacities of high category.
At celebrity dinner in presence of more hundreds of VIP guests of Montenegro, was presented offer of this elite 4+ stars hotel. Once “Panorma” that was in pretty bad shape, with investment of Austrian – Montenegrin company “Springer & Plecer Montenegro” of 30 million EUR was turned into a hotel that rightfully carries name “The Queen of Montenegro”.
Founders of the company are Austrian concerns “Springer Risen” and “Golgel – Plecer” and Budva agency “Adriatic express”. Located at the hill from which is marvelous view over Becici bay, new open “The Queen of Montenegro” represents one of the leading hotels of that category at Adriatic.
Director of company “Springer & Plecer Montenegro” Dragan Ivancevic said that Montenegro had one queen and that they hope that this is only first but not the only queen of our hotels and tourism.
-We made effort with help of our friends, Ph. D. Architect Brana Mitrovic and his team that our acquired knowledge and experience build in our “The Queen of Montenegro”. All you present as well as tourists from all over the world will judge if we and how much succeeded in it. Thanks to our partners from Austria and Lutrija of Montenegro we made hotel that will work 12 months and who has all contents necessary that hotel with four stars be made and that its life engage for 12 months season – stressed Ivancevic.
He said that hotel was completely booked to the last bed and it has around 500 beds and after season functional will be one number more of beds.
-We have stable booking of capacities until end of season concerning summer, family, bathing and extremely good announcements speaking on seminars and congress and we contracted a number of groups whose motifs are casino games. We plan to build two storey garage. In any case investment is now around 30 million EUR and it will be even larger – said Ivancevic.
Manager Jovan Ivancevic stated that hotel has 234 accommodation units.- The sixth floor is assumed for resident apartments it should be reconstructed and finished next year after which the total capacity of hotel will be 600 beds. Hotel has modern wellness center, outdoor and in door pool. We plan to install heating in outdoor pool and enable that this segment be functional all year round. Guests will be able to swim from indoor to outdoor pool even during winter period that is of course one new offer. Wellness center, beside fitness center offers special spa – vitally bath or steam bathtub, beauty bath, luxury bath, beauty parlor, Finish, Turkish and Roman saunas – stated Ivancevic.
According her words special part of offer of the hotel is casino center that is done in cooperation with Lutrija of Montenegro.
-Those who wish to refresh there are several aperitif bars among which is beach bar that is part of offer of hotel. The beach is equipped according standards of European beaches as those in Italy and Spain so that apart necessary accessories at service to guests are entertainment and animation contents as life guard service. As special kind of offer of the hotel is conference tourism so that hotel has modern congress hall of 94 seats – said Ivancevic.
Unusual program of presentation of the hotel, designed by director Nikola Vukcevic, presented in a simple way to all guests new offer of that elite hotel. That night guests can enjoy in specialties prepared by kooks headed by chef Vuko Mitrovic. Special kind of offer was also great interest of guests for casino that with luxurious interior with Montenegrin motives left nobody ignorant.
Impressions on the hotel
Minister of tourism Predrag Nenezic
-Apart owners investors it is a question if there is anyone more satisfied and happier than Minister of tourism of one state when are open such hotels. Hotel is excellent, has a number of contents that make that it work all year round, from casino, wellness, conference contents, good service completely renovated accommodation capacities. It is something that long ago needed Montenegro. I think that investment will surely justify and that this investment will show that in Montenegro there is a lot of space for investments and that it can host many more investors. I am glad that “The Queen of Montenegro” is investment from Austria.
Minister of finance Igor Luksic
-Hotel “The Queen of Montenegro” is an excellent offer at our tourist market and one exquisite refreshment. I think that easily in Montenegro are posted standards that simply our state make one of the most prestigious destinations. I hope that little by little in middle term, Montenegro will be country with the most prestigious offer in this part of Adriatic. Offer of this kind with beauty that Montenegro has for vacation, represent large resource and potential for development.
Mayor of Budva Rajko Kuljaca
I am glad that in last 10 days this is large thing for Budva, first opening of hotel “Splendid” then border crossing and building in the Port of Budva and tonight hotel “The Queen of Montenegro”. Budva heads to direction that wish as inhabitants as well local authorities. I think that in future period local authorities and businessmen will give more to development of this town and that we will return to that what Budva once was – metropolis of tourism of all Adriatic and not only Montenegro.
President DANU Jevrem Brkovic
-I like the hotel very much for I like mega projects at Montenegrin coast.. Hotel is greatly projected, there are much light, one new combination of metal, concrete, spaces are magnificently made. This hotel will be interesting for many things not only as catering but also from aspect of other auxiliary activities, as casino for obviously there is European interest for such kind of tourism.
Director Nikola Vukcevic
I was often guest at this hotel and know it well, before renovation. I am really fascinated as it looks and how it is made, from capacities to overall organization so to people that manage this hotel I give full support. I think that this is the right way of promoting capacities and potentials of Montenegro. Such hotel with some average dimensions, serious organization and vision of operation can be right model how in fact should look tourism in Montenegro. Hotel absolutely agrees with its name “The Queen of Montenegro”.