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Horizon III

Cabins
12
Length / Width
34 m / 9 m
Year built / renovated
2009  / 2015
Rental equip.
YES ($)
Internet
YES ($)
Nitrox
YES ($)

Highlights

  • The Horizon lll is among the most respected safari boats in the Maldives.
  • Go north to Baa for mantas - south to Thaa for sharks, central for a taste of everything
  • Manta cleaning stations, whale sharks, hammerhead, reef, thresher & tiger sharks
  • Highly trained and dedicated staff to ensure the ultimate diving holiday
  • On-deck jacuzzi and a comfortable leisure decks
  • The interior design is light, comfortable and clean providing a 'home from home' ethos
  • Complimentary guided snorkelling tours
  • Our experienced ayurvedic therapist from Sri Lanka offers massages.
  • Internet, rental equipment and dive courses available
  • 70% of guests are 'repeater visitors' to the boat

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CONFIRMATION

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24H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 24 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment terms

  • 30% of the total booking amount is due at the time of booking
  • 70% (balance) is due 90 days prior to arrival

Cancellation fee

  • 0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 180 days prior to arrival
  • 30% will be charged if you cancel between 180 and 60 days prior to arrival
  • 100% will be charged if you cancel less than 60 days prior to arrival

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Description

Since 1993 we have worked and lived in the Maldives and guide our guests to the best dive sites in all 26 Atolls

The comprehensive experience we have gained in all these years and our passion for diving guarantees our guests a superior holiday. The Horizon lll is renowned for its light, airy, relaxed and comfortable atmosphere.  We provide a high level of cleanliness and a home from home. We and our long standing crew are happy to guide you through the wonders of the underwater Maldives. Our 20 years experience in the Maldives guarantees a high quality service above and below the water. We are proud to say that 70% of our guest are 'Repeaters'.

A cruise with us is unforgettable.

Horizon III also called "Ocean Oasis", it is a 35 meters long, 9 meters wide fibre glass twin engine yacht, built in 2007. In March 2009, it started it's first Maldives liveaboard diving trip, and since then, we received lots of positive feedback from our Divers Worldwide, this boat offers the best budget dive liveaboard trips in the Maldives.

Horizon III has 12 spacious cabins, it can accommodate up to 24 guests on board: All cabins are equipped with en-suite bathroom, individually controlled air conditioning, storage area and other cabin facilities.

There is a fully equipped Bar which offers a variety of soft drinks, selected wines, sparkling wines, beers and liquors.

There is a light and airy Restaurant with large opening windows. A buffet style meal is served 3 times a day. Tea, Coffee, hot and cold water free of charge are available throughout the day. Our kitchen is well known for a variety of dishes including many fresh items like Salad, fresh Fruit, Vegetables that are used in fabulous Continental and Local menus.

Horizon III offers its light, airy, relaxed and comfortable atmosphere, and provide a high level of cleanliness and a home from home.

The interior design is light and clean with wooden flooring throughout. There is an indoor Lunge which is complete with a Dining area, LCD TV, DVD player, music system and a library with lots of books and board games.There is an additional camera storage area, where each guest has shelf for personal items and charging points for torches and cameras etc.

In addition, there are 4 different large Outdoor Sundecks for guests to spend time on their own, guests can relax and 'chill out' on the lounge chairs with mattresses in the shaded area, or enjoy sun bathing. There is an outdoor Jacuzzi, so guests can relax in the water while enjoy the most amazing view. 

All diving is done from the dive dhoni boat, which provides comfort and functionality at the same time. All the equipment stays in the dive dhoni (compressors, tanks etc.) in order to keep the noise away from the main boat when filling the tanks.

Ports of Departure and How to Get There

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Cabins

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Standard double cabins - lower deck

9 Standard en-suite double cabins in the lower deck with double bed or twin beds All rooms have remote controlled Air Conditioning. Also plenty of storage, a wardrobe, shelving, a mirror and small table. All beds have Duvets, Bed Covers and Bed Linen. Beach Towels, Shower Towels are regularly/daily changed.

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  • Size:  9 m²
  • Beds:  Double or Twin
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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Master Deluxe Cabin

1 Master deluxe en-suite double cabin. Maximum occupancy is 2 person. Air-conditioned and occupied with a private toilet massage showers & a bath tub. beds have Duvets, Bed Covers and Bed Linen. Beach Towels, Shower Towels are regularly/daily changed.

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  • Size:  8 m²
  • Beds:  1 queen bed or 2 twin beds
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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Deluxe Cabin

2 Deluxe en-suite double bed cabins in the upper. These cabins have large seaview window, a massage shower and a bathtub All rooms have remote controlled Air Conditioning. Also plenty of storage, a wardrobe, shelving, a mirror and small table. All beds have Duvets, Bed Covers and Bed Linen. Beach Towels, Shower Towels are regularly/daily changed..

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  • Size:  20 m²
  • Beds:  1 Queen
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  No
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes

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DIVING SERVICES

Adaptors & tanks

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

Diving Facilities

  • Battery Charging Station
  • Warm-Water Showers
  • Fish Id And Diving Books
  • Spacious Dive Deck
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni

For your safety

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • French

Boat Amenities

Activities

  • Land Excursions

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Spa Facility
  • Hot Tub/Whirpool/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Services

Facilities

  • Air-Conditioning
  • Wi-Fi ($)
  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Power Socket Adapters

Great for families

  • Board Games
  • Movies

Payments

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling

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