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Year built
2002 
Cabins
8
Length / Width
23 m / -
Internet
NO
Nitrox
NO
Rental equip.
YES ($)

Highlights

  • Red Dhows has been built with a traditional Arabic shape
  • Diving Musandam accessible for divers of all levels
  • Green turtles, marbles sting ray, spotted eagle ray, king fish, king barracuda
  • Regular encounters with whale sharks from 3m to 8m.
  • The macro life offers photographers a fascinating experience
  • Fully equipped for cruising and diving with all the conveniences of modern sailing 
  • Full length sun deck, lower decks with bar
  • Air conditioned saloon with home theatre system
  • Galleys inside and outside with BBQ
  • Dive courses and rental equipment available

Description

Are you ready to experience your next diving adventure in Sheesah Bay, Red island, Gulf of Oman in Oman?

A wide range of leisure, adventurous and relaxing activities for you to enjoy. With our dynamic and flexible cruising/diving operation, we give you the opportunity to escape aboard a floating resort where our attentive crew will cater to your every whim, and the on-board Chef will serve you delicious meals along a memorable journey. A choice of activities are available for you depending on your chosen itinerary, this could be a quiet day of leisure cruising or may include Scuba Diving, Bottom Fishing, Snorkeling, Sea Kayaking, or simply Swimming.

What you can expect

The Red Dhow is a liveaboard of the Al Marsa fleet and sails the Musandam peninsula in Oman. The authentic Arabic dive vessel is 23 meters in length and offers outstanding accommodations to guests who want to discover pristine reefs.

The very traditional Red Dhow is not a massive boat but still offers generously sized communal areas. First, the Indoor Salon is fitted with cozy seating and displays an audio/video system. Secondly, the open air Dining Area is where you will enjoy freshly cooked dishes, thanks to the on-board Chef. Thirdly, there’s a full length Sundeck, fitted with loungers, which is perfect to contemplate the view of Musandam, Oman.

The Red Dhow features 8 comfortable cabins, welcoming up to 16 guests. Indeed, the cabins are either fitted with Twin or Double beds, or both! Moreover, the accommodations and interior of the liveaboard vessel are air-conditioned, for your comfort. Plus, some cabins have their own private en-suite bathroom while some will share 1 bathroom for 2 cabins.

Al Marsa’s friendly and attentive crew will ensure you have the journey of lifetime into this historical and beautiful area of Arabia.

Our onboard Chefs prepare freshly cooked meals from the finest ingredients  – substantial breakfasts, leisurely lunches, ending the day with scrumptious evening meals. The accommodation we provide is of the highest standard and we do everything possible to assure you comfort.

Discover new worlds 

Al Marsa Musandam has been created by two men with a passion for diving and a desire to preserve the unspoilt beauty of the Eastern Musandam. Our mission is to awaken a sense of adventure and awareness by giving you the chance to discover this unique destination.

We are a dynamic and flexible cruising/diving operation and on board our luxury, purpose-built Dhows we offer an extensive range of options.

Day Cruises give you time to relax, swim, snorkel and enjoy the extraordinary beauty of the area.
Liveaboard Cruises – from 1 to 6 nights – allow you time to visit the more remote dive sites and to completely absorb the astonishing splendour of this peninsula.

How to get there

Pick up at airport Ras Al Khaimah Intl (RKT) upon arrival and taken directly to Dibba port. Check in time is from 2pm, the last day of the trip check out time is 9 am.

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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

  • 50% of the total booking amount is due at the time of booking
  • 50% (balance) is due 30 days prior to arrival

Cancellation fee

  • 25% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 45 days prior to arrival
  • 50% will be charged if you cancel between 45 and 30 days prior to arrival
  • 75% will be charged if you cancel between 30 and 11 days prior to arrival
  • 100% will be charged if you cancel less than 11 days prior to arrival

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Cabins

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Double Cabin bunk style

En-suite double cabins bunk style equipped with air conditioner and private bathroom

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  • Size:  7 m²
  • Beds:  2 Bunk Bed
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes

Standard Twin Cabin bunk style

4 Standard Double cabin bunk style with air conditioner and bathroom

  • Size:  5 m²
  • Beds:  2 Bunk Bed
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes

Lower Deck Standard Twin Cabin bunk style

2 Standard Double cabin bunk style with air conditioner and share bathroom

  • Size:  5 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 Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • Rental Equipment ($)

Diving Facilities

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

Safety

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Boat Amenities

Facilities

  • Air-Conditioning
  • European (2 Pin) Power Sockets
  • Power Socket Adapters

Entertainment and family

  • Movies

Activities

  • Snorkeling
  • Kayaking

Payments

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash

Food and drink

  • Buffet
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Halal Food

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