Budva – Old “pearl” of Montenegrin littoral – Petrovac regained position of leading tourist place.
All capacities of hotel “Palas” as part of HTP “Budvanska Rivijera” in whose management operate hotel “Palas” and villa “Oliva” are booked to last bed and more than 85% are foreign guests.
Management of “Budvanska Rivijera” accepted new marketing propaganda approach to market and concluding contract with foreign tour operators to return “Palas” to Western European market.
Stressing that this year season started in mid April, a month earlier than last decade and half, director of PJ “Palas” Vojo Gregovic stresses that was made agreement with French agency “Prodintur” from Paris.
-The season started successfully, until July 1, we made 21658 nights or 40% more than last year.
Last year there were 45% foreign guests while now the number is double. Accommodation at very shore of coast, hotel “Palas” has 167 comfortable and four luxurious apartments and to service of guests are grill restaurant, more aperitif bars, thee terraces where each day are organized entertainment programs, open and indoor pool with sea water, sauna, trim cabinet, bowling, billiard hall and children saloon. In the preparation of the hotel for this year season was invested more than a half million EUR in building of contents that were missing. Built are multi purpose sport courts, mini – golf, French bawling court, children club and shooting hall and accommodation part of hotel is completely air conditioned. It is built hall for animation and repaired furniture in rooms – said Gregovic, adding that it was made contract with Serbian agencies “Saab” and “Kontiki”, Russian “R-Tours” and Scandinavian “Apolo”.
-Also villa “Oliva” is booked and we count at full booking of all 600 beds in two buildings will last until September 15. According general announcement of agency “Prodintur” we count that hotel “Palas” will during September and to the mid of October be full with guests from France. In that manner we will work full six months what did not happen last 15 years. Next year we will open hotel to the guests even earlier, at the beginning of April – stressed Gregovic.
He added that for the market of Serbia was left part of capacities and denier that tourists from that market will not arrive to Petrovac. In the restaurant of villa “Oliva” anybody can have lunch for six EUR and in “Palas” Swedish table is eight EUR.