Built in 2007, the Arenui, a 43 metres luxury Phinisi takes divers to the best of Indonesia’s diving.
Arenui dive boat review
The Arenui Liveaboard is a traditionnal wooden Phinisi, navigating year round in Indonesia. Since the vessel follows the seasons of Raja Ampat and Komodo, it offers the best diving conditions possible.
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While the Arenui is probably not the only boutique Liveaboard in the world, it certainly is one of the most unique. The 8 cabins are beautifully decorated with handmade objects which very well represent Indonesia’s rich culture. Moreover, every cabin has an ensuite bathroom as well as individual climate control.
The Arenui’s philosophy is that you are there to sit-back and enjoy. Their 5 stars service is organized around this philosophy and will not disappoint, even the most discerning guest. The chefs are serving International cuisine onboard, they are carefully preparing it and cooking delicious meals from local food. In addition, they can cater to any specific diet requirement. There are also professionnals offering Spa treatments and massages at the location of your choice on the vessel.
Enhancing the Scuba diving experience is easy with the boat’s incredible amenities. The large dive deck offers more than enough space for the 16 divers to get around comfortably. Also, camera counters, personnal storage, rinse tanks and shaded areas. It’s all there waiting for divers to enjoy.
It’s simple, the Arenui offers a diving journey with no compromise. Hence, you can have both the 5 stars accommodation and the world-class diving.
The Arenui’s onboard services and facilities :
- Two (2) motorized dive tenders
- Kayaks onboard
- Camera & Charging stations
- Air conditioned lounge
- Nitrox is Available
- Spacious dive deck
- Sun deck & shaded lounge
- Warm water showers
- Spa services and massages
- Much more +++
Prices starts at 4560$US for 8 nights – Komodo
Prices starts at 6270$US for 11 nights – Forgotten Islands
Price starts at 6270$US for 11 nights – Raja Ampat
***Some cruises are shorter, some are longer so prices may vary.***
Where does this liveaboard dive boat go?
Check out the fabulous places where this dive boat travels to.
Note: some destinations may not be listed below, please enquire for more details.
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