The beautiful liveaboard yacht, Ocean Hunter III, is the newest and most luxurious of the Palau fleet, the perfect platform for the restless modern-day Dive Safari Adventurers. The dives take place in the western most islands of the West Caroline Islands, which is part of Micronesia. With incredible marine species and an abundance of marine life and phenomenon not seen anywhere else in the world, the combination of luxury and thrilling diving makes this a “must” for all Serious Divers.
The impressive Ocean Hunter III is 96 feet (29m) and a custom designed vessel designed by Divers, for Divers and Photographic Enthusiasts and Specialists . The English speaking crew members create a Dive Safari Vacation customized to each guest.
16 guests can be accommodated in the 8 plush, air conditioned cabins. Cabins available include 2 Standard cabins with one Queen size bed and one Single Bunk above, 4 Deluxe cabins with one King size bed andh one Single Bunk above, and 2 Upper Deck Master Staterooms with one King size bed and 1 one Single bed (convertible from the sofa). All roomy cabins are equipped with private head, shower and individual climate controls.
The Master Staterooms boast a large living space,and are also equipped with a mini bar, flat screen TV, DVD with USB media support (so you can enjoy your own entertainment). The electrical sockets are universal and have USB charging ports.
The huge dimensions of the Ocean Hunter III Palau liveaboard mean that you will never feel cramped. The air conditioned Saloon has cozy couches, entertainment systems, Espresso machine, Icemaker, Mini-bar and Computer Room with email and photo/video editing services. The outdoor shaded areas and Sun Deck offer an impressive amount of space. If you want to be sociable you can meet your buddy at the mini bar for your favorite adult beverage. If you desire solitude, nap on the shaded Sun Decks.
Ocean Hunter III offers a full bar and refrigerator of drinks for guests. Mineral water is always free, however we must charge $1.50 for soft drinks and $3.00 for beer. These charges go towards developing a much-needed recycling program in Palau for the disposal of the cans. You are responsible for marking down your own tab at the refrigerator. Fine wine is available from $40 to $75 per bottle.
If you are looking for some extra pampering on your dive vacation, soak in one of the two Jacuzzis or treat yourself with something from the onboard Spa menu. For the more energetic guests, Snorkeling and exciting Shore Excursions are offered between dives.
Renowned Chef Tova Har-el developed an incredible gourmet menu specializing towards the needs of active Divers. Tova designed the menu to include international delicacies from countries such as Palau, Italy, the Mediterranean, France and Japan. The expansive menu even includes fresh Sashimi and Sushi. She also throws in a few recipes from her personal repertoire. Fresh vegetables and fruit are served at each meal. Special diets can be accommodated with advance notice. Snacks will be served between meals to make sure no guest ever goes hungry aboard the Ocean Hunter III.
Ocean Hunter III is designed for professional underwater photography, TV and Film production, with a sizeable working area, 110, 220 and 415 volt electrical outlets and extra storage space. Ocean Hunter III offers powerful PC’s for movie and video editing with download, email and cd burning services.
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Battery charging station, Fish ID and diving books, Warm-water showers
VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Cash