Sorido Bay Resort Review


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Sorido Bay Resort contact details:



Sorido Bay Resort Address:

Kri Island
Raja Ampat
Membership: PADI

Diving Packages

  • Single Dive Price around Kri Island: 38 Euros
  • Two Tanks Dive Price: 38 Euros
  • Open Water Diver Course Price: 698 Euros
  • Open Water Advanced Diver Course Price: 235 Euros (if booked with unlimited dive package)
  • Recue Diver Course Price: NA
  • Divemaster Course Price: NA

We offer unlimited diving packages with accomodation (3 guided boats dives per day plus an optional night/dusk dive by boat) and dive packages of 5, 10 and 15 dives if you wish to book accomodation only and decide on spot how many dives you plan to do. If you intend to do at least 2 dives a day, then the unlimited dive package is highly recommended.


What languages do we speak?

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Dutch
  • Indonesian

Services we offer:

  • Airport pickup
  • Eco-friendly
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Nitrox

Sorido Bay Resort Information

Sitting on the edge of the island, just around the corner of Kri Eco Resort, lies – shaded by palm trees that run along a long fine white sand beach – Sorido Bay Resort.

It comes with the best house reef and divesite of the World: Cape Kri.


This is where Dr. G. Allen recorded the world record of 374 different species of fish during ONE dive making this the richest dive site known to science, but also the richest house reef anywhere!

Being one of Indonesia’s most remote diving resorts where mind blowing pelagic encounters accompany the incredible reef diving and splendid macro life.

Sorido Bay Resort counts only 7 bungalows, offering a very personalized service. It has bee designed to blend in with the surroundings. Natural local materials, local craftsmen and traditional design create an eco-friendly accommodation striking a balance between traditional and modern styles.

• Air conditioned rooms
• Room amenities & Hairdryer
• Spacious private bathrooms with warm water
• Kingsize beds
• Satellite television
• Minibar
• Safety Box
• Camera workstation with 220V & 110V outlets
• Camera taxi
• Private sun deck
• Free Laundry service

sorido-bay-resort-room-pictureIn our lounge area:

• Free Wi-fi Internet & PC access
• Library


Diving with Papua Diving

Papua Diving operates with 7 custom fiberglass built dive boats that head off for a fresh adventure each day. Most sites are between 5 to 15 minutes away from the resort and offer world class pristine reef diving.

3 guided boats dives per day plus an optional night/dusk dive (4 dives a day)

The dives included in the unlimited package are within a 10 km radius of the resort.
Due to our proximity to the “Dive Hot Spots” in Raja Ampat, it is our custom to return to the Resort for the surface intervals. Excursions to further away sites are also being organized. There fuel surcharges apply. These are half/full day trips and picnics on remote and pristine beaches will be set up.

Please note that we have a no boat diving policy on Saturdays as this is the day of rest for all staff.
Boat Diving is not offered between 6pm Friday and 6pm on Saturday but boat night diving is possible again at 7pm on Saturday. There will be tanks provided to do diving off our jetties during that day.


• Max. 6 Divers per boat
• Min. of 2 guides per boat
• Towels
• Drinking water
• Fruits/Snacks/Juices
• Emergency oxygen
• First Aid kit
• Radio, GPS, Flares
• Toolbox

Sorido Facts:

• Free Nitrox
• 12l Aluminium tanks
• Yoke valves
• Please bring adapter if you dive with DIN Regs
• 10 full Set’s Aqualung rental gear
• We do apply a No glove policy

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If you wish more information, read these reviews of Raja Ampat Liveaboards.

For more information about Scuba Diving in Raja Ampat:

Raja Ampat

Richest Reef in the World, Amazing Biodiversity, Wonderful Coral, perfect place for underwater photography.

Raja Ampat Diving Review

One comment on “Sorido Bay Resort Review”

  1. I arrive to Sorong on 20 December and till now I don’have any reservation. Look for 10 or more days at Dive Resort in Kri or Batanta.
    Am waiting replay from Kri Eco Resort

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