Budva – Metropolis of tourism this summer has only about 35.000 registered beds in hotel and private accommodation.
On Montenegrin coast, according to the estimate of the experts of the Master plan, there are 400.000 beds of which only 10% of them are in hotels, while the rest is in private accommodation.
The state looses a lot of money because of the unregistered accommodation, that is because of not paying of residential tax.
The chief for business and finances Mihailo Djurovic said that until now, in the action “Register your accommodation” which was started by the Ministry of tourism, totally 15.000 beds in private accommodation have been registered.
– The action is still on. Now it’s inspections turn to control the leaser of accommodation – warned Djurovic.
The official records of Budva TO say that on Budva Riviera there are totally 83 hotels which have 13.000 beds. In camps there are about 4.500 places, while there are no rest homes in the metropolis of tourism any more.
Local Tourist Organization, said director Tanja Kazanegra, has together with the Secretary and TV Budva informed through a video clip, the citizens about what they need to have in order to register their accommodation.
– We have offered them a possibility to leave their documentation necessary for registration of accommodation in our information bureaus, after which our employees will take it to the Secretary for business and finances which is in authority for that area – said Kazenegra