MV Mermaid 2Description
M/V Mermaid II is a magnificent steel yacht 33 meters that welcomes up to 18 divers. She sails from Bali to Komodo from June to october, then in Raja Ampat from December to April. Two transitions cruise between Flores to Raja Ampat are the longest, and deserve Maumere, Alor, Ambon, Banda Sea and south Raja Ampat
Cabins are spacious, woodwork in the wall, all ensuite bathroom, refrigerator, TV flat screen and DVD player. Bathrobes and towels are supplied, as well as toiletries. Our favourite are Deluxe cabins and their luminosity due to wide panoramic windows.
Two budget cabins are equipped with bunk beds and a shared bathroom between both.
Between dives you can enjoy a sunbath at the solarium or have a nap in the shade on softness deckchairs, enjoy delicious European and Asian dishes cooked with love and served at “Sawasdee Restaurant”, chill out in the air-conditioned lounge and discover the new fish species seen during your dive in the books of marine biology of the library, or watch a movie.
The Dive platform is wide, well agenced, includes showers of fresh water, 6 rinsing tubs for camera and equipment. Two dinghies take you to the dive site and provide a surface cover during the dive. Warm towels and fruits are offered after every dive. Nitrox is available on board.
The boat is equipped with 3 Air compressors Air and a Nitrox compressor, Tank Alu 12L, yoke valve, kit of oxygen therapy, tank of medical oxygen, life jackets, fire extinguishers. Sets of equipment are available for rent.
Professional PADI instructors, all English speaking, supervise dive groups. The diving groups ratio is 4:1, dives last until you reach your 50 bar!.
Boat crew is Indonesian and very kind and helpful: captain, engineers, boat boys, Chef and assistant, maid are doing their best to make your stay unforgettable.