Mermaid II Liveaboard
M/V Mermaid II is a 33 meter, twin engine steel motor yacht. One of the most comfortable dive boats in Asia, she easily accommodates 18 guests in 8 deluxe cabins and 2 guests in a lower deck budget cabin. All deluxe cabins are located on the main deck and offer a choice of either double bed only or twin bed configuration. Each deluxe cabin offers large panoramic sea view windows. individually controlled air conditioning and ensuite bathrooms. Below deck the budget cabins have twin bunks, vanity sink, air conditioning and share a bathroom with one other cabin via adjoining doors.
There is a wide stern dive platform with two exit ladders and fresh warm water showers. The dive deck is huge with plenty of room to gear up, individual boxes for your dive gear, camera tables and loads of rinse tanks. Enjoy fresh fluffy towels after each dive and hot chocolate after your night dives !
The dining room is at the front of the main deck where delicious buffet style Asian and western meals are served. The saloon is large and spacious with comfortable lounges, big windows, bar fridge, and complimentary fresh roast coffee, tea, soft drinks and juices. Multimedia entertainment centre including large flat screen TV for briefing and movies, large library and a full selection of marine life books.
There are two outside decks–the shade covered party deck with its comfy cushioned lounge suite around nearly the whole deck and the sun platform in front of the wheelhouse give you the choice to sun bake or not ! NITROX is available on every cruise.
|Max. guests 16 main deck in 8 Deluxe Double/Twin bed
+ 2 in lower deck budget twin
4 x staff cabins
11 Bathrooms with hot water
2 stern back deck showers
1 a/c saloon with flat screen TV, DVD, music
Large film and book library
Dive Platform: 18 sqm
Dive Deck: Massive 35 sqm with 6 rinse tanks
Camera set up areas + air blowers
Hot fluffy towels after each dive
Sundeck and bath towels
Minimum 300 thread count bed linens
Hotel Style Beds, Sundeck Towels, Bath Towels
Mermaid II Deluxe Cabin
Mermaid II Budget Cabin
Mermaid II Relaxing Areas
Between and after dives, guests can relax in the air-conditioned saloon, equipped with a TV, DVD player and music centre. There is also an extensive library and full range of marine life identification books. There are two outdoor decks – a shaded one with comfortable seating and the fabulous sundeck with cushioned sunbeds. They are great for enjoying the spectacular scenery, chatting with your fellow divers or taking a nap.
Mermaid II Food & Drinks
Our chefs use local spices and ingredients in every dish to ensure you delicious meals throughout the cruise. Our buffets are a mix of Asian and Western food. Enjoy our complimentary beverage selection of tea, coffee, soft drinks, milk and juices. MV Mermaid II has a selection of Australian, Chilean and New Zealand wine to accompany our delicious food or you can enjoy our local beer. All alcoholic beverages on board are subject to an extra charge.