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Overview
6 bedrooms
6 bathrooms
12 guests
4 nights minimum
Rental Home
A wooden phinisi boat built traditionally with modern touch. 6 comfort guest cabins come with private bathroom & AC. Semi-outdoor for lunch/dinner in the main deck. Plenty space of sun deck. Latest navigation technology & safety standard, life raft, 2 tender. And off course a fully equipped dive station. Join us to explore off beaten track in paradise. From Raja Ampat to Banda or from Manokwari to Cendrawasih Bay and Biak. Let us know you plan, and we will make it happen for you....A wooden phinisi boat built traditionally with modern touch. 6 comfort guest cabins come with private bathroom & AC. Semi-outdoor for lunch/dinner in the main deck. Plenty space of sun deck. Latest navigation technology & safety standard, life raft, 2 tender. And off course a fully equipped dive station. Join us to explore off beaten track in paradise. From Raja Ampat to Banda or from Manokwari to Cendrawasih Bay and Biak. Let us know you plan, and we will make it happen for you.More
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About the Owner
Kurabesi Explorer L
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2017
Interaction with guests
Ian (Boat Leader) will be with you all the way to keep you safe and comfort. Tigor, Ismet, Jack will be your dive guide. And 8 crews full line up; captain, chef & deck hands.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Kurabesi Explorer was the live-aboard for our Spice Island Culinary Advenure with Janet DeNeefe (of Casa Luna fame in Ubud, Bali), a nine day adventure into the spices, the history, the culture, the cooking and the beauty of the Banda Island in east Indonesia. The...More

Date of stay: November 2019
Thank Sunny S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 6 days on board of Kurabesi and wish it was longer! The trip was planned to go from Ambon to Saumlaki, but due to bad weather, we stopped in Banda and returned to Saumlaki because the Captain was afraid the journey to Saumlaki...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Michelle A
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Reviewed July 26, 2019

My family has done two week long trips on the Kurbasi in 18 months. The first to Raja Ampat and the other in Cendrawasi Bay. We came back for seconds, that says it all. This is a great way to holiday. The boat is great...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank 376SamS376
Reviewed June 26, 2019

I've just spent a week on board the Kurabesi Explorer and it is one I won't forget! My friends and I chose the Cenderawashi Bay 8d/7n trip, hoping to see the whale sharks, but we ended up seeing a whole lot more. The crew worked...More

Date of stay: June 2019
1  Thank Monkeyboy45
Reviewed June 20, 2019

One of the most wonderful weeks of my life, diving from the Kurabesi Explorer, an experience I will never forget. Fantastic staff, great food and amazing diving. If you want to go on a liveaboard, this is the one to go on.

Date of stay: June 2019
1  Thank Jonzahdh
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
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About the neighborhood
Our boat serving exceptional places offering magnificent underwater and picturesque landscape. Our schedule annually : Sept - May Raja Ampat May - Sept Cendrawasih Bay Oct-Nov Banda Sea
Getting around
On you diving day, gear up at our spacious diving station. Complete with new Bauer Mariner 200 compressor and 30 tanks. We have two 7.5 meter fibreglass tenders to take you to the best diving site. For leisure trip or a non-diver guest, there are a lot of best spot for snorkeling or private beach to laid back. In Raja Ampat there are optional bird-watching trip. And in Banda Sea, we will stop at Neira Town, an old fort town with magnificent colonials building and an tempting spice trails to 400 years old nutmeg plantation.
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