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Length / Width

28 m / 7 m

Year built / renovated

2000  / 2016

Rental equip.

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  • Massive purpose-built dive deck and wide stern dive platform offers two exit ladders and freshwater showers, along with six camera rinse tanks
  • Comfortable saloon offers extensive library of books including marine life manuals as well as music center
  • Choose from two outside decks, one offering shade and outside seating, the other a spacious sun deck with cushioned sun beds
  • Most cabins have been built with large windows for ocean views, bringing the beauty of one of the world's most diverse marine life environments into your living quarters
  • Diving opportunities are extremely diverse: vertical walls, deep water trenches, submerged volcanoes and more, alongside mantas and thousands of fish species
  • Stay connected with ease onboard with Starlink! Each guest will be treated to a complimentary 3GB data plan as soon as they embark. Additional data packages are conveniently available for purchase to cater to your connectivity needs.
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Travel Resources

Flight Infos:

  • Lion Air now have a daytime flight Jakarta to Sorong 

CGK-SOQ 07:55-14:05

SOQ-CGK 15:00-17:00

Please be cautious with CGK-SOQ as if delayed, the vessel must leave by 18:00 hours and guests will be required to book hotel and travel over to Waisai by ferry the next morning 

  • Wings Air & Batik now have flights Bali-Labuan Bajo-Maumere Mondays, Wednesday, Fridays.
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Booking process


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


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


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: 30%
  • 90 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 100.00 EUR of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 97 days prior to arrival
  • 35.0% will be charged if you cancel between 97 and 67 days prior to arrival
  • 100.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 67 days prior to arrival



Mermaid I is renowned for its Bali-Komodo-Bali cruises, and it also explores breathtaking locations such as Raja Ampat, Ambon, Banda Sea, Alor, Lembeh, Halmahera, Togian Islands, Forgotten Islands, Ring of Fire, and many more.

Mermaid I, the opulent liveaboard vessel, is a meticulously designed 28-meter steel motor yacht with twin engines, ensuring the utmost comfort for diving enthusiasts. Its dedication to professionalism, reliability, and the exceptional crew that delivers extraordinary diving experiences, along with an unwavering commitment to yearly maintenance, has earned Mermaid I the prestigious reputation as one of the world's premier liveaboard vessels.

Accommodating up to 15 guests, Mermaid I offers luxurious cabins, including 1 Master State Room with a king-size bed, 1 Single Cabin, 4 Deluxe Cabins featuring king-size or twin beds, and 2 Lower Deck Cabins equipped with double/twin beds. Each main deck cabin boasts private ensuite bathrooms, panoramic sea-view windows, and doors that open onto the gangway. The lower deck cabins provide exceptional comfort with ensuite bathrooms and direct access to the main deck gangways. All cabins feature air conditioning, iPads for entertainment, complimentary toiletries, and an abundance of plush towels.

Onboard amenities include a spacious purpose-built dive deck and an expansive stern dive platform with two exit ladders and freshwater showers to cater to divers' every need. With six camera rinse tanks, Mermaid I ensures the utmost care for guests' valuable equipment. Delectable Asian and Western cuisine is served in the "Sawasdee Restaurant," featuring large windows for panoramic views. Alternatively, guests can indulge in mouthwatering BBQ offerings. After meals, guests can unwind in the comfortable saloon, which features a multimedia entertainment center and an extensive reading library complete with a comprehensive selection of marine life literature.

Mermaid I provides two outdoor decks, one shaded with cozy lounge seating and a spectacular sundeck with a sunshade and plenty of cushioned sunbeds—ideal for relaxation or enjoying a rejuvenating massage.


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

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Deck Plan


Diving gear

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

For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

PADI® Courses Available

  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Nitrox Certification
  • Underwater Photography
  • Deep Diver Certification
  • Underwater Videographer
  • Night Diver
  • Drift Diving
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Other Specialties

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

Dive Center Facilities

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

Boat Amenities

Amenities & services

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


  • Land Excursions

Great for families

  • Movies

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling


  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Other
  • Cash

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food


  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Us Power Sockets
  • Power Socket Adapters

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Massage Services


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