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BlueWater Express

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Address: Jl. Tukad Punggawa, Br. Ponjok, Denpasar, Indonesia
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+62 361 8951111
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I was researching companies for a while and found Bluewater Express to have quite a few number of positive reviews so booked with them. Quite expensive but hey it's our lives so I... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was researching companies for a while and found Bluewater Express to have quite a few number of positive reviews so booked with them. Quite expensive but hey it's our lives so I didn't mind all too much. The journey from Seminyak to Gili T was great! Upon check in at our hotel, there was already a fax confirmation from... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was extremely impressed with the journey from Ubud to Gili T - even though we realized when we got to Bali that they are expensive! We paid double the price than what we could have got in Bali! No boats were running from Gili T to Bali so Bluewater cancelled our trip. They emailed me at 10:30pm on the evening... More 

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BlueWater E, Director of Sales at BlueWater Express, responded to this review

Dear Holly, Glad to hear your trip to Gili was good! But yes, very unfortunate that all boats were cancelled (by the port authorities) February 9th and 10th due to some of the worst weather we have seen in more than 10 years. Thankfully it has now passed and everything is back to normal. Rest assured your refund is in... More 

Dongguan, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a round trip from our hotel in Kuta to Gili Trawangan and a return to our hotel on Sanur Beach. Pickup at our hotel was on time and in a nice van, the departure area was well organized. Staff was courteous and competent. The trip was made on schedule, the boat was in good condition and well operated.... More 

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Secret Harbour
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter did some volunteer work for the ponies on the Gili Islands, and BlueWater Express kindly donated the boat trips for all volunteers. The boat was clean, fast and safe. On our return to Bali, it was raining, and all travellers were provided with an umbrella to stay dry! BlueWater Express also provided free hotel shuttle service. Our hotel... More 

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Thank Normlovesfishing
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a shame that the few bad reviews about the boat being bumpy and about fast boats being unsafe in Jan/Feb probably discourages people from booking. We almost decided to fly due to them. Essentially though they have a 100% safety record and do many daily trips, so we went with it. Very pleased we did. Blue Water Express for... More 

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Used Bluewater express twice, now not the cheapest, but have to say very professional. Picked up on time free coffee quick book in system, boat clean and tidy crew excellent, left and arrived on time. On return again all wet well and according to timetable with free transfer to Sanur. Excellent service well done highly recommend.

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2 Thank Cliff E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We read tons of horror stories and reviews on fast boats and finally decided to go with blue water express, and we were impressed! They picked us up from our hotel, the driver was great, everything was very organized and although it was a little sketchy getting on and off the boat, the ride was smooth and when the boat... More 

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Thank Brittni M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading throw loads of reviews about getting this boat to gili T i was so nervous about it! However my mind completely changed after using these guys! Really great trip start to finish we used them on the way there and back....it's so silly when people say was a rough ride or whatever it's the SEA!! They can't help... More 

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Thank Brooke S
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Booked our trip to Gilli T with these guys, from pick up to drop of everything went smoothly and efficiently, loved the boat ride sitting on the rooftop drinking bintangs! Will definitely book again!

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Thank Lids T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

To those of you who like me was a bit in doubt of how to book travel from Ubud in Bali to Gili Trawangan, I can really recommend travelling with Blue Water Express fast boats. I can't tell if the other fast boats companies are better or worse, because I haven't tried them, but we travelled with Blue Water Express... More 

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