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Never book Meranti Express!

Wish I could give a 0! Meranti Express / Wannen Bali is absolutely terrible. We booked with them to... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Maxime C
via mobile
Never ever use these idiots

16th July transfer from Gili Air to Pandang, sea was too rough for this vessel but they set off... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Gary S
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29 Jul 2018
“Never book Meranti Express!”
18 Jul 2018
“Never ever use these idiots”
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Perjuasti was created by a young poor boy who was born in the drought areas of the hill east Bali. Perjuasti has one purpose only for helping each others who has villas or home stay needing to rent ,Perjuasti offer long term renting villas and house...more
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Wish I could give a 0! Meranti Express / Wannen Bali is absolutely terrible. We booked with them to go from Bali to Gili Trawangan for a 2 day trip, and got picked up on time at our hotel. We thought that it was all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Maxime C
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

16th July transfer from Gili Air to Pandang, sea was too rough for this vessel but they set off anyway, there where visible cracks in the i ternal hull which opened with every slam of the hull on the sea, due to skilper refusing to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Gary S
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The whole system is a joke. Every trip involves hours of waiting. Boats are small. Air conditioning doesn't work. Loading and unloading of baggage is unbelievable. Bags are just thrown on the beach or pier and you have to search for your bag in a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Paul F
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

The meranti express may be the worst boat company in the whole of Indonesia, the boats are ALWAYS (not exaggerating, literally always) hours late, with no real explanation or sympathy. The boat is tiny with little to no space. Now whilst being late is one...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Josh F
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Meranti Express or Wannen is probably the worst company I have ever been with! This was my third time to Gili Trawangan and thought “a cheap company (550000 Rupiah for return open date ticket) can’t be too bad”... Yes it can!!! First at the departure...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Alina A
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

I have never had such a terrible experience before. We had booked our to with another tour company in Ames to go from there to the Gilis and back to Bali (Padang Bay). So we were provided with a ticket from Meranti Express for our...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Magdalena S
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Never choose MERANTI express! I had bought a ticket from Bali (Amed) to Lombok (Bangsal) with return. When I was trying to get from Lombok back to Bali the MERANTI employee told me that their boat doesn't leave the harbour because the engine of the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Linda P
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

It was terrible! Worst experience during whole trip. Boat was old and dirty with almost No oxygen inside. All was messy and chaotic. Avoid!!!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MichalGiersson
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Once we reached the dock in Bali, a guy came up to us, requested our "free shuttle voucher" and explained that the ride would take very long as they have to stop multiple times and for extra money we can get a private car with...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Annemieke S
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We had been in Ubud and needed to get onto Gili T for our four night stay. Our hotel driver said he knew a company that were new and had new boats ( Showed us a YouTube video ) and we were hooked. We then...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank DeanC1991
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