Budva/Tivat – That in Budva we have a real tourist boom as far as we are talking about the number of guests, testify the newest records of the Local TO according to which we have a bit less than 30.000 tourists in the metropolis of tourism.
According to the yesterday’s report of Budva TO we have 60% more tourists than last year. PR of TO Dragana Vukoje said that from the total number of guests 28.869 of them are foreigners, while 367 are domestic tourists.
– That is for 288% more than at the beginning of September last year. There are 988 foreign and 12 domestic guests staying in camps. Also a great visit we have in rest homes in which we have 2.506 guests, twice more than last year – said Vukoje.
It is estimated, she said, that in private accommodation there are 14.282 guests which is two and a half times more than at the beginning of September last year.
That hotelkeepers are extremely pleased with the visit shows the records that hotels of Budva Riviera, Montenegro Stars, Iberostar Bellevue, The Queen of Montenegro, and Masteral completely full – no spare bed.
According to the newest data of the local TO in the area of Tivat Riviera there are 40% more guests than at the same time last year. From Lepetane to Krtole, in all kind of accommodation there are 1.161 registered guests, of whom only 15 of them are from Montenegro, and all the rest are foreigners. In Tivat hotels there are 1.005 tourists, in private accommodation there are 470 guests, in rest homes 120, while in camps there are 16 guests.
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NOVI RECEIVED 9.067 TOURISTS
Herceg Novi – in the area of Herceg Novi there are 59% more guests than at the same time last year – they said from local TO and added that they have 9.067 registered tourists of which more than 90% of them are foreigners.
There are 3.293 guests in hotels, and best visit have villa Aleksandar and Center Igalo which don’t have a spare bed.
During the last week good visit was noted in hotels Igalo, Metalurg, and Plaza, quarter of hotel guests stayed at the Institute Dr Simo Milosevic whose capacities are 90% full which is more than it was the case at high season.
In the facilities of the first phase of the Institute and in the Mediterranean center there are 1.100 guests. Majority of them are Norwegians who, as a part of the so-called state program, will stay in groups until mid of October.
Among regular guests there are also the Dutch, the Russians, the Swedes, and the Germans.
Director of hotel keeping Zeljko Andric said that this year’s season was better for 8 or 9% compared to the one they had last year.
At the Institute, which is characteristic for spa tourism, maximal visit they expect in this and during the next month.
Villa Galeb more famous as Tito’s villa, which belongs to the Institute, didn’t work this year too. That exclusive facility, which is projected for extremely comfortable staying f 30 guests with the possibility of usage of medical services and services of rehabilitation was leased until last year by tourist agency Travel center from Moscow. Guests of Tito’s villa were rich tourists from Russia.
Institute earned just from the last lease of the villa, during the summer months, 150.000 euros.
CROWDED IN MARINAS
Bar – On Bar Riviera there are 50% more guests than in the first week of September last year – published Tourist organization of the town under Rumija.
According to their records there are 8.958 registered tourists in Bar, of whom almost 98% of them are foreigners.
There are 2.600 guests in hotels, 1/5 more than at the same time last year, and in rest homes there are 1.974 guests.
Biggest increase in visit compared to the same period last year we note in private accommodation. It is four and a half times bigger now than it was last year. We have 4.384 guests in private accommodation.
From Local TO they repeated that it is estimated that the number of tourists in that municipality is several times bigger from the number they have in their official statistics.
Crowd in Bar marinas is not dropping, where on every ten minutes motor boats, barges, sail boats, and yachts are sailing in and sailing out.