Old Mountain

Savath Old mountainHospitality Management is engaged, by a public enterprise “Old Mountain”, as an expert consultant for designing and equipping of the kitchen block, as well for the analysis of environment and labour market, creation of marketing packages and preliminary marketing activities, selection and recruitment of personnel for the mountain resort that is going to be built on Stara planina (Old Mountain) in Eastern Serbia. Project “Old mountain” is a green field mountain resort project located on “Jabučko ravnište“ and is recognized as a top priority in National Tourism Strategy of the Republic of Serbia. Government of the Republic of Serbia has put a lot of efforts to carefully and thoroughly plan this project to become first innovative “all season” mountain resort in Southeast Europe. It is going to be all season resort with the infrastructure supporting winter activities, summer activities, spa & wellness, seminars and conferences and golf. Resort’s key advantage is its attraction throughout the year and many activities that can be offered to guests. Total skier carrying capacity planned for the Old mountain is 27.000 skiers per day, with 24 ski lifts, gondola and more than 150 trails for all types of skiers. At Old mountainthe moment, construction phase being implemented includes construction of the infrastructure and accommodation facilities for a capacity of 3.900 skiers per day (over 6.000 guests in total, as all guest are not skiers). Over 650 new jobs will be opened for the needs of accommodation facilities, and many more new jobs in resort’s near environment in service sectors related to the operation of the resort. Currently the first hotel is being built in the center of the future resort with capacity of 147 rooms (over 450 beds), with the congress area, spa and wellness center, ice skating rink and outdoor pool. Hotel will be managed by a Spanish hotel chain “HG Hoteles” with whom a management contract has been signed.