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MV Resolute

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Dive Apo Reef with M/Y Resolute, one of the longest-running liveaboards cruising in the Philippines.

Serving as an old Soviet spy trawler during the cold war, M/Y Resolute is steeped in fascinating history. This magnificent boat underwent a major renovation in 2019, with brand new bathrooms and refreshed social areas. 

Budget-friendly cabins and al freso dining

MY Resolute is a large and stable steel-hulled  boat, with comfortable cabins to suit budget-minded travelers in the Philippines. Her eight cabins accommodate a total of 16 guests, and feature air-conditioning and private en-suites.

The upper level has an outdoor saloon with comfortable seating and dining is alfresco so you can enjoy delicious food, with a magnificent view. Meals are delicious and freshly prepared to be served buffet style with five-courses. The crew will be happily accommodate any dietary restrictions if informed prior to departure. 

Spacious dive platform and photography equipment

The boat has an indoor saloon with a sea-life library, a bar, and a video and TV system. The dive platform is large and functional, and each diver has their own locker which is stored at the center of a huge space that serves as a camera corner - perfect for those wanting to prepare their photo and video equipment. A dinghy and two large fiberglass boats (8m & 6m, with 75 HP engines) are used for the transfer of divers. For 16 divers, plus guides, it is more than comfortable.

How to get there

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Activities offered

Scuba Diving

Conservation awards


English, Filipino



More Info


Adaptive services


Battery charging station, Fish ID and diving books



Payment methods

Cash (USD), Cash (local currency)


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