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Cabins

10

Length / Width

40 m / 8 m

Year built

2008 

Rental equip.

YES ($)

Internet

FREE

Nitrox

YES ($)

Highlights

  • The Golden Dolphin III is a luxury liveaboard giving you and 19 other divers unforgettable experiences of diving destinations across the Red Sea 
  • Dive from zodiacs into the crystal clear waters in and around Ras Mohamed National Park, Tiran Straits, Elphinstone and St John's Reef
  • Large saloon and sundecks offer plenty of opportunity to soak up the panoramic views from this family-friendly boat
  • Wreck divers will get their fill of world-class sites, including Thistlegorm, with marine life lovers spoilt by hammerheads, whale sharks, oceanic white-tips, thresher sharks and mantas
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Enhanced Health Measures

Date of last update:Aug 21, 2020

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• We are currently working with a reduced capacity utilization of up to 50% of our capacity until a higher capacity is permitted. • The dive guides and the crew received detailed instruction in the new guidelines and hygiene regulations and will do this during cleaning, cooking, serving and briefing note • Hand disinfectants have been attached to the main entrance of the boat and in each cabin • Temperature measurement of all guests, the crew and guides before entering the boat and during the week with an infrared thermometer • The crew must wear a mask if they are in direct contact with the guests and when processing food • The briefings take place outdoors with a distance of at least one meter between each guest. The water tanks for the equipment have been removed. The equipment should be rinsed with the hose on the dive deck • Meals are no longer in buffet form, they are served • We provide a dishwasher for plates and cutlery • The cabins are only cleaned once a day to ensure contact between the crew and Minimize guest. If something needs to be repaired, changed or refilled, the guest can inform the guides so that they can send someone from the crew there • Frequently touched surfaces are cleaned and disinfected regularly • Cleaning logs have been attached, where the crew can be found after cleaning the Cabins must be entered • Designated "Covid 19 waste containers" for potentially infected items such as used masks, gloves, handkerchiefs were provided • The first aid boxes were expanded with infrared thermometers, masks and gloves as well as medication in the event of an outbreak • COVID -19 warning signs were attached • One of the cabins is for quarantine purposes • As soon as someone shows COVID-19 symptoms, they are immediately isolated from the rest to minimize the spread of the virus • The crew must have a passenger with COVID-19 symptoms report immediately
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Dates & Prices

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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 77 days before the start of your trip, you will lose 20% of the total booking, 25% fif you cancel between 77 and 63 days, 35% if you cancel between 63 and 37 days, 80% if you cancel between 37 and 22 days and 100% if you cancel less than 22 days prior to your arrival date

SPECIAL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) CANCELLATION POLICY: for trips between 15th May 2020 until end of 2021,  If travel restrictions are implemented by the local governments due to COVID 19 (Coronavirus) which means you are unable to travel, you can cancel your trip up to 30 days prior to your arrival date and rebook to another date within 24 months from the original safari date.


Cabins

Description

Golden Dolphin III is a luxurious liveaboard that will provide an incredible Red Sea dive vacation both above and below the water

The Golden Dolphin III liveaboard is a yacht that will make any Diver’s heart beat a bit faster. Designed purposely for dive safaris in the Red Sea with an emphasis on luxury, Divers will be delivered in style to diverse underwater landscapes, Drift Dives, Sheer Walls, Caverns, Wrecks, Vibrant Reefs, large pelagics and a vast array of fish species. This liveaboard takes Dive Safari Adventurers to explore the North Red Sea, Brother Islands, Daedalus, Elphinstone and the Straits of Tiran.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

A Diver’s dream, the luxurious Golden Dolphin III is 131 feet (40m) long and features 10 attentive multi-lingual crew members waiting to meet and exceed every need of their guests. This dive safari liveaboard yacht will comfortably accommodate up to 20 guests in 10 double cabins, 6 Twin cabins on the Main Deck and 2 Twins on the Upper Deck, and 2 Cabins with King-size beds on the Upper Deck. All cabins feature Ocean view windows, private bathrooms, individual temperature controls, hand basins, bedding and towels, cabinet, shelves and mirror, reading lamp, music, mini bar, 220v electricity supply, and European round pin plug-in points.

On the liveaboard Golden Dolphin III, guests will delight in the diving as well as the Chef prepared feasts.

All meals are made with only the freshest ingredients. Meals will be diverse, mouth-watering and plentiful. The menus will be created from the finest International recipes, local Egyptian and Gulf specialties,  Italian fare, BBQs and local Red Sea delicacies. Guests have their choice to dine in either the indoor air conditioned dining area or eat with the breath taking views on the open-air shaded upper deck. Breakfast is served buffet style while the pre-breakfast, breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks are served by the attentive waiting staff.  Have your second breakfast with eggs, pancakes, toast, bread, fresh fruit and veggies, cereal, cheese and sausages. The amazing lunches and dinners will feature an array of fresh vegetables, rice, noodles, chicken, beef and fish. Snacks will be available between meals and will include candy bars, biscuits, bread, toast and fruit - available all day long. Beverages such as tea, coffee, soft drinks and drinking water are complimentary. For the adults, beer and wine may be purchased onboard this full-service liveaboard.

The  Golden Dolphin III creates the feel of 4 Star land-based hotel.

Guests have the freedom to wander the decks and find the perfect place to enjoy the freedom of being on the open sea while relaxing in the luxurious accommodation. This modern and spacious liveaboard yacht features a flat screen TV/DVD and music system in the air-conditioned salon, as well as free Wi-Fi. The fully stocked bar is great for unwinding after a fantastic day of diving. For those who love to read, there is a library filled with magazines, novels, fish ID books and games. Guests looking to relax between dives may recline on the cushioned sun loungers located on the shaded open-air deck. Prefer to work on your tan? There is a choice of 2 Sundecks to lounge in the brilliant sunshine while enjoying the spectacular Ocean views.

HOW TO GET THERE

Pls 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
  • First Aid Kits
  • Automatic External Defibrillator (Aed)
  • Vhf Radio
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Other Languages On Request

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Rental Equipment ($)

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

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling

Great for families

  • Movies

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Halal Food

Payments

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

Facilities

  • Lounge/Tv Area

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