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M/Y Duke of York description

M/Y Duke of York basic informations

Maldives with their amazing coral reefs and wide variety of marine life is one of the BEST DIVE DESTINATIONS IN THE WORLD. The country is ideally experienced by boat to unveil hideaway islands, local fishermen villages, colored reefs, unspoilt beaches, amazing snorkeling sites and dive sites renowned for manta rays and whale sharks and pelagic. Luxury Yacht Maldives offers you the chance to dive in a NATURAL PARADISE from which you would be otherwise precluded.

The one-or two- week cruises offer exclusive itineraries with breathtaking sceneries and unforgettable experiences.

Languages spoken: English and Italian

Facilities and services: Nitrox: free, DIN adaptors, Rebreather support, Rental equipment and Massage center

Free cancellation if cancellation is made 90 days before depart date, prepayment if any will be returned.



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M/Y Duke of York description

M/Y Duke of York basic informations

M/Y DUKE OF YORK was built and launched in the Maldives in 2010. Thanks to high design standards, combining the skills of local naval architects and engineers and quality standards, this yacht is the ideal solution for a fantastic sea adventure in the Maldives that is also a holiday dedicated to wellness and relaxation in a comfortable environment.

The 36-meters long and 11-meters wide DUKE OF YORK boasts 4 levels with indoor parquet flooring and teak on the main deck, is accompanied by a comfortable DHONI used for diving, snorkeling, fishing, marine activities and to land on sand banks/desert islands. Along with the more traditional diving techniques we are able to offer cruises with the assistance and material to dive with REBREATHERS.

Onboard NITROX is free of charge.

11 Cabins - Large

1 double with twin beds with wide glass window overlooking the stern of the second deck

1 double with convertible twin beds (on the second deck)

1 double with twin beds (on the second deck)

4 triples (one double bed and a single one)

3 doubles with twin beds.

1 single cabin

All cabins feature independently adjustable air conditioning

Bathrooms with shower box.

There are no bunk beds.

Restaurant

The very spacious outdoor dining area (aft of first deck) is furnished with tables and chairs made of quality wood and can easily accommodate 24 guests. The area is wholly shaded and can be covered to allow outdoor dining even in case of rain. Meals are served as buffets and menu include dishes from the International, Italian and Maldivian cuisine, mainly prepared with fresh fish, although our chefs are always ready to satisfy any of our guests specific needs.

Dinette

The large air-conditioned indoor saloon of the Duke of York has a bar offering a wide choice of soft drinks and spirits and 2 comfortable sofas, which become a meeting and relaxing place for those wishing to listen to music, watch a movie or read a book. Occasionally, for special evenings, thanks to its Dolby Surround TV-Stereo system the saloon even turns into a dancefloor. Recharging area for cameras -220v electricity.

Decks

The common open-air spaces are on three decks and offer large areas furnished with sun loungers, cushions and sun mats, both in the shade and in the sun. The decks allow guests to enjoy the breathtaking Maldivian scenery, both when sailing and while relaxing when the yacht is moored in the lagoons for the night.

Boutique

The onboard boutique offers traditional Maldivian souvenirs, gad

boat technical data
Material: Wood
Build: 2010
Renovated: 2018
Lenght: 36 m
Width: 11 m
Draft: 3 m
Displacement: 160 tonnes
Cruising speed: 12 knots
Cabins: 34
Gusest: 80
Crew: 11

Boat features and services

  • Air conditioned cabins
  • Air conditioned saloon
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Bar
  • Camera storage
  • Children friendly
  • Custom built for diving
  • Dining room
  • En-Suite bathrooms
  • Dive platform
  • Fish ID & diving books
  • Paid internet
  • Indoor saloon
  • Library
  • Massage
  • Non-diver (snorkeler) friendly
  • Onboard kayaks
  • Panorama loungue
  • 240V/110V recharge facilities
  • Shaded dive deck
  • Sun beds
  • Sun deck
  • Tenders for diving
  • Warm water showers
  • Food & Drinks

  • Buffet style
  • Beer
  • Fusion food
  • Local food
  • Selection of wines
  • Vegetarian options
  • Boat navigation and safety

  • First aid kit
  • Crew trained in first aid
  • GPS
  • Life vests
  • Oxygen
  • Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
  • Satellite & mobile phones
  • Search light
  • Defibrillator
  • Spinal barrel

  • Cabins

    Select dive cruise and dive cruise depart date, to get listing of available cabins!

    Double Cabin

    Double Cabin

    Double Cabin

    Air conditioning with control in cabin
    Ensuite bathroom with shower
    WiFi (charged)

    You can share cabin with other divers, or stay by yourself (surcharge 80%)

    Cabin facilities/amenties: Non-smoking cabin, Bathroom with shower and Without sea view.

    Double or Twin Cabin - Lower Deck

    Double or Twin Cabin - Lower Deck

    Double or Twin Cabin - Lower Deck

    Air conditioning with control in cabin
    Ensuite bathroom with shower
    WiFi (charged)

    You can share cabin with another diver, or stay by yourself (surcharge 80%)

    Cabin facilities/amenties: Non-smoking cabin, Bathroom with shower and Without sea view.

    Premium Twin Cabin - Upper Deck

    Premium Twin Cabin - Upper Deck

    Premium Twin Cabin - Upper Deck

    Air conditioning with control in cabin
    Ensuite bathroom with shower
    WiFi (charged)

    You can share cabin with another diver, or stay by yourself (surcharge 80%)

    Cabin facilities/amenties: Non-smoking cabin, Bathroom with shower and Sea view.

    Standard Double Cabin

    Standard Double Cabin

    Standard Double Cabin

    Air conditioning with control in cabin
    Ensuite bathroom with shower
    WiFi (charged)

    You can share cabin with another diver, or stay by yourself (surcharge 80%)

    Cabin facilities/amenties: Non-smoking cabin, Bathroom with shower and Without sea view.

    Standard Double Cabin - Lower Deck

    Standard Double Cabin - Lower Deck

    Standard Double Cabin - Lower Deck

    Air conditioning with control in cabin
    Ensuite bathroom with shower
    WiFi (charged)

    You can share cabin with other divers, or stay by yourself (surcharge 80%)

    Cabin facilities/amenties: Non-smoking cabin, Bathroom with shower and Without sea view.

    Standard Double or Twin Cabin - Lower Deck

    Standard Double or Twin Cabin - Lower Deck

    Standard Double or Twin Cabin - Lower Deck

    Air conditioning with control in cabin
    Ensuite bathroom with shower
    WiFi (charged)

    You can share cabin with another diver, or stay by yourself (surcharge 80%)

    Cabin facilities/amenties: Non-smoking cabin, Bathroom with shower and Without sea view.

    Superior Double Cabin - Upper Deck

    Superior Double Cabin - Upper Deck

    Superior Double Cabin - Upper Deck

    Air conditioning with control in cabin
    Ensuite bathroom with shower
    WiFi (charged)

    You can stay in cabin by yourself (surcharge 80%)

    Cabin facilities/amenties: Non-smoking cabin, Bathroom with shower and Sea view.

    Triple Cabin - Lower Deck

    Triple Cabin - Lower Deck

    Triple Cabin - Lower Deck

    Air conditioning with control in cabin
    Ensuite bathroom with shower
    WiFi (charged)

    You can share cabin with other divers, or stay by yourself (surcharge 80%)

    Cabin facilities/amenties: Non-smoking cabin, Bathroom with shower and Without sea view.

    Twin Cabin - Main Deck

    Twin Cabin - Main Deck

    Twin Cabin - Main Deck

    Air conditioning with control in cabin
    Ensuite bathroom with shower
    WiFi (charged)

    You can share cabin with another diver, or stay by yourself (surcharge 80%)

    Cabin facilities/amenties: Non-smoking cabin, Bathroom with shower and Sea view.

    Twin Cabin - Upper Deck

    Twin Cabin - Upper Deck

    Twin Cabin - Upper Deck

    Air conditioning with control in cabin
    Ensuite bathroom with shower
    WiFi (charged)

    You can share cabin with another diver, or stay by yourself (surcharge 80%)

    Cabin facilities/amenties: Non-smoking cabin, Bathroom with shower and Sea view.



    Equipment rental

    ItemDayWeek

    Full dive equipment

    35USD

    200USD

    Snorkel gear (mask and fins)

    15USD

    70USD

    Fins

    6USD

    30USD

    BCD

    20USD

    80USD

    Regulator

    20USD

    80USD

    Computer

    20USD

    80USD

    Wetsuit

    20USD

    80USD

    15 Liter Steel Tanks

    70USD

    Dive light

    15USD

    Dive insurance

    15USD

    25USD