01 September 2021

Heritage Hotel Fermai Opens in Split as Part of the MGallery Collection

Discover fairytale destination of Split, the pearl of Dalmatia

Heritage Hotel FERMAI - MGallery has opened in Croatia

At the beginning of September, iconic Heritage Hotel FERMAI in Split opens as part of the boutique MGallery Collection. The exceptional architecture of its historic building combined with exquisite modern design invites guests from all over the world for an unforgettable Mediterranean escape. Heritage Hotel FERMAI – MGallery provides a welcome to Dalmatia, a region with rich history, great culinary tradition, and natural beauty.

The prestigious Heritage Hotel FERMAI - MGallery has opened in Croatia, joining the international collection of boutique hotels. With 31 modern rooms and 4 luxurious suites, a cosy garden terrace, elegant and sublime interiors, the property offers a peaceful oasis in the heart of Split on the Dalmatian coast. The first Accor hotel in this region invites guests from all over the world to experience unique stories.


Heritage Hotel FERMAI - MGallery is located in a one-hundred-year-old building, a rare example of Art Nouveau in the city. Completed in 1914, it is a masterpiece designed by Croatian architect Petar Senjanović, who brought Viennese Art Nouveau to Split. The combination of sophisticated and urban feel with cherished and warm interior arrangement creates an intimate space where aesthetics and tranquillity balance with the bustling atmosphere of the Mediterranean culture.

The historical building has been reconstructed and renovated with the utmost attention to detail and local heritage, with many original elements preserved. The stone staircase with an iron railing and a wooden handrail, the Majolica floor and wall geometric-pattern tiles, and simple, symmetrical joinery are among many examples.

Thanks to the perfect combination of classic elegance and luxury with high hospitality standards Heritage Hotel FERMAI - MGallery perfectly fits into the boutique and intimate nature of the global collection. Its location, accompanied with warm, relaxing and cosy atmosphere, makes it an ideal place for everyone looking for a moment of rest in an elegant setting. The historic building, urban surroundings and seaside scenery make it a gorgeous hotel also for all lovers of design and architecture. Each MGallery hotel invites guests to its world of fascinating and unique stories that stay. We are sure that the Mediterranean experiences will stay forever too – says Davina Ljubičić Đirlić General Manager of Heritage Hotel FERMAI - MGallery.


The exceptional and magical atmosphere of the new MGallery hotel can be felt at every step of the guest journey. The hotel invites guests to be part of its unique world and history. The cosy interiors feature exquisite decorative lighting, giving it a sculptural feel and further emphasizing the warm and relaxing ambiance of the hotel. All of the details were created with a touch of elegance and luxury, perfectly combining the modern and the classic, the lavish and the common.

Elegant finishes in design combined with delicate colour and texture combinations will appeal to lovers of timeless aesthetics. The hotel offers guests 31 cosy and charming rooms and 4 suites, guaranteeing optimal sleep comfort and well-being, Café FERMAI, and a garden terrace. The hotel offers spectacular views from several rooms. Guests can enjoy the breath-taking sight of the St. Domnius Bell Tower, one of the most famous symbols of Split, the Diocletian’s Palace or Marjan Hill.


Split is a stunning seaside city in Dalmatia and the place beloved by tourists coming to Croatia. Heritage Hotel FERMAI - MGallery is located in the bustling city centre, within walking distance of the 1700-year-old Diocletian's Palace – a true treasure on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. The Golden Gate - the main entrance to the magnificent Roman Palace is nearby as well as the picturesque farmers’ market, and the ferry port is just a ten-minute stroll away. This location is convenient for arrival, departure as well and exploring Dalmatia county with its rich offer, the islands in front of Split, or the rural surrounding.

The owner of the hotel is Quatro Company, exclusively dealing with investments in construction. The studio responsible for the interior design of the new hotel is Studio Franić&Šekoranja.


Accor’s MGallery Hotel Collection of boutique hotels offers a new approach to hospitality. At MGallery hotel the culture and history intertwine with modern design and contemporary art, creating a unique atmosphere that provides guests with an unforgettable experience. Each hotel has its own individual personality, as an effect of creative work of famous architects and interior designers. The common traits of all hotels across the world are the distinctive elements which make up a coherent collection. MGallery hotels invite guests to a world of fascinating stories and rituals, blissful rest and appreciating moments that will remain in your memory forever. It’s the perfect place for travellers full of passion, looking for extraordinary guest experience connected to traveling and tasting the new culture.

In Eastern European part of Accor’s Northern Europe region, that consists of 16 countries (including Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Croatia, Bulgaria and Romania), there is currently a total of 7 MGallery hotels in operation. The portfolio includes Heritage Hotel FERMAI-MGallery, Century Old Town Prague - MGallery, Hotel Nemzeti Budapest - MGallery, Tarcin Forest Resort and Spa Sarajevo -MGallery, Bachleda Luxury Hotel Kraków -MGallery, The Bridge Wrocław - MGallery and Rezydent Sopot –MGallery. In upcoming years another property - Hotel Green Coast - MGallery in Albania is expected to open, making a strong collection of 8 boutique hotels.