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Montenegro Lines Bar-Bari

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Address: Bar, Montenegro
Phone Number: 00382 30 303469
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A.... convenient... means of reaching Montenegro

I booked a private room for myself and my girlfriend in order to get to Montenegro from Puglia. Unlike the above review... our booking waw honoured. However, at the time of... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2013
Melbourne, Australia
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Tunbridge Wells, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Travelling by motorbike from Croatia to Italy in mid July. We had read some reviews and were not looking forward to this part of our adventure, seeing it as a necessary to endure to get to Italy and continue our travels. We stopped and stocked up on bug spray and prepared to sleep fully dressed. We arrived in advance to... More 

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Tallinn, Estonia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

It was quite an interesting experience. Extremely basic and old ferry. Still posters from the times the ship sailed in Scandinavia on the walls. Cabin was very basic and worn out, but it had air conditioning and it was possible to have a shower. Stuff was friendly. In general it was so basic and extremely expensive for the quality, that... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

After reading the other reviews we were dreading this crossing. We'd prepared by buying bug sprays and eaten in advance of our departure. We even arrived hours early as we thought checking in would be a nightmare. What rubbish! The lady on reception (which is in the terminal building right next to the ferry) couldn't have been more friendly and... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I've been on several ferries, but this one was rather special. People tend to be unfriendly, the cabin was smaller than you would expect and noisy. Apart from the trash and other leftovers of the person who slept before me in my bed, we got company from bed bugs. However, albeit the travel to Montenegro may be rough, I can... More 

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33 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I had read the reviews and was expecting mayhem but got a memorable experience instead. Check-in is a bit slow and confusing (on the Bari side, at least), but if you get a taxi from the city it is a flat rate to the port (12 euro) and they will take you exactly where you need to go. After you... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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136 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I always like to say something nice, if I can. So, first the positive: The ferry did not sink. Now, the negatives, which are so numerous I don't want to forget a thing... A friend and I were traveling in multiple countries via motorcycle. We decided to cross from Bari, Italy, and go to Montenegro. We have different family names.... More 

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Chisinau, Moldova
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24 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

We read the reviews and had very low expectations, the boat was dirty, bathrooms were horrible, no crew to be found after loading, no information available. No address for entry, no information about services on board. No safety information, no program for boarding. All very disorganized. We brought our own food, drink and bedding instead of paying for a room... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013 via mobile

I was excited about the cabin, excited about the views, about the romance of travelling across the Adriatic by boat. I was bitterly disappointed. Instead of a modern ferry I was confronted with something that more resembled a ship transporting refugees. People were sleeping in the halls, in fact you could not navigate the ship without having to step over... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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113 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013 via mobile

I booked a private room for myself and my girlfriend in order to get to Montenegro from Puglia. Unlike the above review... our booking waw honoured. However, at the time of writing this review, we had to travel 2km to a separate building in the dock area to check-in. This was quite bewildering given there were kiosks for this company... More 

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23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

Read the reviews after we booked and thought it would be terrible...but it was great! Customs were quick on the Montenegro side, there was a place on the deck you walked in on to store big bags (locked up overnight), then walked up one flight of stairs to reception. We were given keys to our cabin - twin beds, private... More 

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