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Freedom VIII

Year built
 
Cabins
5
Length / Width
22 m / 6 m
Internet
FREE
Nitrox
FREE
Rental equip.
YES ($)

Highlights

  • The real beauty of Sharm El Sheikh is underwater
  • Vessel sails from its own private harbour
  • Ras Mohammed, Tiran Straits, Thistlegorm and other world-class wrecks
  • Hammerheads, whale sharks, mantas, macro life and colourful coral reefs
  • Magnificent drift and wall diving
  • Dives from zodiacs
  • Only 11 passengers, 3 to 4 dives per day
  • The perfect small boat for a family or a group of friends
  • Dive courses & rental equipment available
  • Limted free nitrox

Description

FREEDOM VIII IS AN IDEAL CHOICE FOR SMALL GROUPS AND PRIVATE CHARTERS 

A week on board will take you to such famous places as the Straits of Tiran, Ras Mohammed, the Wrecks of the Thistlegorm and Dunraven or further to the Straits of Gubal with its unique reef Abu Nuhas and four Wrecks in one spot. If that’s not incredible enough, you’ll also see plenty of vibrant reefs, large pelagics and a vast array of fish species.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

Sharks Bay Umbi’s smallest Safari Boat, will depart with just a minimum of 6 guests and take a maximum of 11 making her an ideal choice for small groups and private charters.

The vessel provides more than enough space for every guest to feel comfortable on-board. The indoor salon and dining areas are roomy and cozy, with air-conditioning and a complete entertainment system. Adding to the comfort, the outdoor lounging spaces will be appreciated by sun lovers. There’s one sundeck at the bow with loungers. Plus, the top deck is a partially shaded with a comfortable seating area as well as more loungers.

The cabins all have air-conditioning and include one double bed cabin, one twin shared and one triple occupancy cabin, all with a private en-suite. Plus, there are 2 extras twin cabins which share a common bathroom facility.

HOW TO GET THERE

Airport transfers are free. Guests will arrive at Sharm El Sheikh International Airport, which is only 20 minutes from the jetty. After passing through customs and collecting your luggage at Sharm El Sheikh International Airport on the day when the safari starts you will be met outside the arrivals building by a representative of UMBI who will be holding an 'UMBI'  sign.  Guests may also be picked up in the lobby of a local hotel, tariffs may apply. After being transferred to the yacht and checking into your cabin, there will be a welcome briefing before the evening meal. Check-in time is from 19:00 and the boat will depart as early as possible on Day 2 for your first diving day.

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Payment terms

  • 20% of the total booking amount is due at the time of booking
  • 80% (balance) is due 30 days prior to arrival

Cancellation fee

  • 25% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 30 days prior to arrival
  • 15% will be charged if you cancel between 30 and 15 days prior to arrival
  • 100% will be charged if you cancel less than 15 days prior to arrival

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Cabins

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Lower deck Master Cabin

1 x double bed air conditioned accommodation The cabin has its own private en suite bathroom and ample storage place for all your personal belongings Voltage: 220v

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  • Size:  5 m²
  • Beds:  2 Double
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  No
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes

Lower deck triple cabin

One triple occupancy cabin 2 single and one bunk. Private en-suite and ample storage place for all your personal belongings Voltage: 220v

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  • Size:  5 m²
  • Beds:  2 Single and 1 Bunk
  • Max occupancy:  3
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes

Lower deck twin bed cabin

1 x twin-bed air conditioned accomodation The cabin has its own private en-suite bathroom and storage place for all your personal belongings Voltage: 220v

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  • Size:  5 m²
  • Beds:  1 Twin
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes

Twin bunk bed cabin with shared facilities

2 bunk bed with shared bathroom facilities, air conditioning The cabin has ample storage place for all your personal belongings Voltage: 220v

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  • Size:  4 m²
  • Beds:  2 Bunk Bed
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  No
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes

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DIVING SERVICES

Equipment

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks
  • Nitrox (Free)
  • Rental Equipment ($)

Diving Facilities

  • Battery Charging Station
  • Fish Id And Diving Books
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni

Safety

  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Boat Amenities

Facilities

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • European (2 Pin) Power Sockets

Activities

  • Snorkeling

Food and drink

  • Buffet
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food

Payments

  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash

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