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Cabins

10

Length / Width

38 m / 8 m

Year built / renovated

2006  / 2014

Rental equip.

YES ($)

Internet

FREE

Nitrox

YES ($)

Highlights

  • The Golden Dolphin II is a diver-designed vessel combining comfort, modern facilities and access to Ras Mohamed National Park, Tiran Straits, Elphinstone and other unforgettable dive sites across the Red Sea
  • Superb visibility ensures you get the most of brilliant vertical walls, world-class wreck diving and large pelagics across the region, including hammerheads, whale sharks, mantas and dugongs
  • Your onboard experience will be relaxing and enjoyable, with a large dive deck, two sundecks, stocked bar, cabins with private bathrooms and superb meals, combining international cuisine with Egyptian and Gulf specialities
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Enhanced Health Measures

Date of last update:Aug 3, 2020

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• we operate at 50% of our capacity until a higher capacity is permitted • guides and crew received a detailed briefing on the new guidelines and hygiene regulations and will follow these when cleaning, cooking, serving in briefings etc. • hand sanitizers were installed on the boat at the main entrance and in each cabin • temperature measuring before entering the boat and during the week with infrared thermometer • the crew has to wear a mask when they are in direct contact to the guests and when cooking • The briefings will be held outside with a distance of 1 meter between each guest the water tanks for equipment were removed, the equipment should be rinsed by the hose on the dive deck • The meals will be not in buffet style, they will be served by the crew • We provide a dish washer for plates and cutlery • the cabins will be only cleaned once a day to minimize the contact between crew and guest, if something has to be fixed, changed or refilled the guest has to inform the guides about this so they can send a crew member • frequently touched surfaces will be cleaned and disinfected regularly • cleaning log sheets where installed for the crew to sign in after cleaning the cabins • designated „covid-19 waste bins“ for potentially infected items such as used masks, gloved, tissues etc. • The medical first aid boxes were extended by infrared thermometer, mask and gloves and medical in case of an outbreak • COVID-19 awareness signs were installed • One of the cabins is designated for quarantine purposes • once somebody is showing COVID-19 symptoms he will be isolated immediately from the rest to minimize the spread of the virus • the crew will immediately report a passenger with suspected or known COVID-19 symptoms
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Booking process

1. BOOKING

Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot

2. CONFIRMATION

We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final

3. 48H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 20%
  • 99 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

STANDARD CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel more than 70 days before the start of your trip, you will lose 15% of the total booking, 20% for more than 56 days, 30% for more than 30 days, 75% for more than 15 days and 100% if you cancel within 15 days of your trip.

SPECIAL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) TERMS:  Payment Terms: - 10% deposit - 90% balance 14 days prior to arrival. These conditions apply to all new bookings by October 31, 2020, with a Travel date between May 15, 2020 and December 31, 2021.    Rebooking the trip for an available date within the next 24 months of the original travel date. Free cancelation 30 days prior departure

Cabins

Description

Golden Dolphin II offers Dive Safaris to World-class sites in the Red Sea revealing its breathtaking underwater diversity

Design based on insights from Divers, the liveaboard Golden Dolphin II was built to be the perfect liveaboard dive vessel for those seeking adventure in the Red Sea. The diverse underwater landscapes includes Drift Dives, Sheer Drop-offs, Caverns, Wrecks, Vibrant Reefs, large pelagics and a vast array of fish species. Some of the World-class itineraries on this incredible liveaboard dive safari include the North and South Red Sea, Brothers, Daedalus Reef, Elphinstone, Tiran Straits and famous Wrecks.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

The exquisitely Diver designed liveaboard Golden Dolphin II, is 124 feet (38m) long and features 10 English and multiple language speaking crew members. This liveaboard accommodates up to 20 guests in 10 roomy and modern, cabins. The choice of air conditioned cabins include  2 Double King-size bed Cabins with windows on the Upper Deck and 8 Twin bed Cabins with portholes on the Lower Deck. Each cabin has a private bathroom with hot water showers, air-conditioning, hand basins, bedding and towels, cabinet, shelves and mirror, reading lamp, music, mini bar, 220v electricity supply, and European 2 round pin electrical points.

Guests on the liveaboard Golden Dolphin II will have the freedom to wander the decks and find many options to rest in comfort and enjoy the freedom of being on the sea. This spacious and comfortable yacht offers an air-conditioned Salon with flat screen TV/DVD and music system as well as free Wi-Fi. Guests have access to the library with magazines, novels, fish ID books and games. Between dives on this liveaboard, guests have the option to relax on the partially shaded open-air deck with sun mattresses or tan in the brilliant sunshine on the open decks while enjoying the spectacular ocean views. Guests who can’t get enough of the brilliantly clear and warm blue waters may go snorkeling between dives.

Aboard the liveaboard Golden Dolphin II, the Chef prepared feasts will always be made with fresh ingredients

The menus will include a mix of International cuisine, local Egyptian and Gulf specialties, Italian fare, BBQs and local Red Sea delicacies. Meals are served either in the indoor dining area or on the open-air shaded upper deck.  Main meals are buffet style and pre-breakfast, breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks are served by the waiting staff. Breakfast begins with eggs cooked to order, pancakes, toast, bread, fresh fruit and veggies, cereal, cheese and sausages. Lunch and evening meals consist of fresh vegetables, rice, noodles, chicken, beef and fish. Snacks consisting of candy bars, biscuits, bread, toast and fruit are available all day, free of charge. Tea, coffee, soft drinks and drinking water are all complimentary and beer and wine can be purchased.

HOW TO GET THERE

Please refer to logistics section of each itinerary to find detailed info on how to get there.

 

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Deck Plan

DIVING SERVICES

For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • Automatic External Defibrillator (Aed)
  • Vhf Radio
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

Diving gear

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Other Languages On Request

Diving Facilities

  • Battery Charging Station
  • Warm-Water Showers
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

Boat Amenities

Amenities & services

  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni

Great for families

  • Movies

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food

Payments

  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash (Local Currency)
  • Cash

Facilities

  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Power Socket Adapters

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