Lucy Liveaboard, Djibouti

Excellent food and drinks

“Finding a nurse shark sleeping under a ledge, losing count of the number of moray eels and sea cucumbers we had seen, watching abo…”

Katherine K, United States United States
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  • Luxury coach for airport pick-ups
  • Spacious lounge with 65" Ultra HD cinema
  • Encounters with Whale Sharks from October to February

Explore the untouched beauty of the Djibouti Indian Ocean in comfort aboard the 37m luxury liveaboard MY Lucy. Launched in Djibouti in 2015 and refurbished in 2018, M/Y Lucy takes divers and snorkelers on fantastic 5-night itineraries to experience the Seven Brothers, Gulf of Tadjourah, and Goubet Al Kharab. Away from the tourist crowds, Djibouti offers an incredibly diverse underwater world that remains unspoiled and pristine. Encounters with Whale Sharks are common from October to February, whilst year-round, there are sightings of dolphins, manta rays, pilot whales, and many shark species. With over 200 species of coral reef and crystal clear waters, a trip aboard MY Lucy offers divers and snorkelers an amazing time.

The Lucy 10 double cabins, each with individually controlled AC, a small fridge, and an en-suite bathroom with complimentary toiletries, bath robes, shaving, and dental care kits. For relaxation, guests can choose the spacious lounge with a 65&Prime, Ultra HD cinema surround system, and contemporary dining area or on the top deck to soak up the sun and breathe in the sea air. The dive deck has ample space for all equipment and charging points for cameras & batteries. MY Lucy also owns a luxury coach for airport pick-ups in comfort with complimentary wi-fi, DVD, toilet, and airbag suspension.

A trip aboard MY Lucy in Djibouti is not to be missed. Book online today to reserve your space.

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Included: VAT, Airport Transfer, Hotel Transfer, Drinking Water, Soft drinks, Tea & Coffee, Welcome Cocktails, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Diving Package, Extra Dives, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels, WiFi internet.

Required Extras: Environment Tax (75 EUR per trip), Visas and Fees (10 EUR per trip).

Optional Extras: Gratuities, Alcoholic Beverages, Nitrox, Nitrox Course, Rental Gear, Scuba Diving Courses.

Book now, pay later: You can easily place your booking online. We will then hold the spaces for you and you can confirm with a payment later.

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Boat features

  • Massage
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Library
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Charging stations
  • En-Suite bathrooms
  • Free Internet
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Outside Showers
  • Seaview Cabins
  • Leisure Deck
  • Observation Deck
  • Bar
  • Fishing

Food & Drinks

  • Vegetarian Options
  • Buffet style
  • Beer available
  • Snacks All Day
  • Vegan Options
  • Fine Wines Selection
  • Wine Available
  • Full-board Option

If you have any specific dietary requirements whilst on-board your cruise, you can add this to your special requests on step 2 of the booking form. We advise limiting these requests to religious beliefs or food allergies.


The crew speaks English and French.

Gear Rental

There is diving gear available on this boat. Please provide your rental needs on the booking form. See below for further details on inclusions and pricing. Show prices.

Drawings & Vessel Layouts

#deckplan floorplan

Boat Specifications

  • Year renovated 2021
  • Length 38m
  • Beam 7.5m
  • Top speed 14
  • Cruising speed 10
  • Engines 2 CUMMINS 700 HP engines
  • Max guests 20
  • Number of cabins 10
  • Number of bathrooms 13
  • Tenders 2 of 7.5 meters with 2 HB 115 HP engines each
  • Water capacity 12000
  • Fuel capacity 12000
  • Freshwater maker Water-makers 8000L per 24hour

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • Radar
  • Depth Sounder
  • GPS
  • Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
  • Emergency Rafts
  • Life Vests
  • Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen
  • First Aid Kits
  • Satellite & mobile phones
  • Bilge pump alarm
  • Search light
  • Engine room CCTV
  • Emergency flares

Lucy Reviews

  • 8.2 Very good
  1. Vessel
  2. Crew
  3. Food
  4. Diving
  5. Value
  • 9.2 Superb
  • Katherine K
  • United States United States
Wonderful underwater adventure at Seven Brothers on the Lucy

Finding a nurse shark sleeping under a ledge, losing count of the number of moray eels and sea cucumbers we had seen, watching about fifteen dolphins joyfully swim around us, several face-to-face encounters with sea turtles, really good visibility at Seven Brothers, fascinating topography underwater, great hike to the top of one of the islands, wonderful excursion to Lac Assal on our final day before returning (paid separately), smooth logistics and really friendly staff!

Recommended for
Relaxed schedule with three dives per day, great dive staff and helpers, tasty food
  • 10 Exceptional
  • Laura K
  • United States United States
Incredible experience that showcases all that Seven Brothers has to offer

The diving! we saw turtles, rays, dolphins, SPINY LOBSTERS, soooo many eels, beautiful schools of fish and more. The dive guides were phenomenal and tailored the experience to the diving ability of the group. We will be back when it's whale shark season!

Recommended for
diversity of wildlife, great dive guides, excellent organization
  • 7.6 Good
  • Nazif Cengiz E
  • Turkey Turkey
Nice week

The highlight of the trip was the encounter with the whalesharks.

Recommended for
  • 6.4 Review score
  • werner G
  • Germany Germany
Not a place for advance diver

Our 5 day tour plus 2 day in the marina was ok . The western good like yogurt and breakfast cereals run out after 3 days . The boat need a update or maintenance

Recommended for
Snorkeling with whale sharks
  • 8.8 Fabulous
  • Vladimir S
  • Slovakia Slovakia
good dive trip

diving in a non turisty destination, Lac Assal trip

Recommended for
professional approach, good standards of dive guides, friendliness of staff
  • 6.8 Review score
  • Thorsten J
  • Denmark Denmark
Good atmosphere onboard

The Crack was interesting Nice fellow guests Meeting whaleshark on safety stop

Recommended for
The crack - WhaleShark encounter on dive - Nightdives
  • 7.2 Good
  • Thorsten J
  • Denmark Denmark
Good atmosphere onboard,

Diving at night Nice fellow guests and crew

Recommended for
Atmosphere - Boat - Nightdiving
  • 8.0 Very good
  • Mark B
  • Australia Australia
Ten whale sharks feeding in one view on a night dive, amazing!!

The crew both dive and boat are as keen as the divers and nothing is to much trouble. The quantity of Whale Sharks on each dive or snorkel. The best night dive ever and a pod of Orca's made a great week.

Recommended for
Whale Sharks , the Crack , Killer Whales
  • 4.0 Review score
  • Michael V
  • Austria Austria
Unsafe liveaboard with lack of working equipment - not recommended

No safety standards on the vessel Provided tanks and equipment in very poor and unsafe condition Emergency ascend needed in 25m due to broken O-rings Worst liveaboard after 400 dives, not recommended The encounter with 3 whalesharks was great, but it is artificial. They just come in the night because the light of the vessel attracts the plancton and the whalesharks feed.

Recommended for
3 Whalesharks
  • 9.6 Exceptional
  • Claudia R
  • Germany Germany
Exclusive Divetrip

We were so happy that the trip took place at all, because we were the only paying guests. The owner of the boat - a passionate diver as my daughter and I - joined us for this really amazing and exclusive trip. We did the White Lady, a very old wreck totally overgrown with white soft corals and inhabitated by an enormous grouper and a leopard shark. The Coral Gardens were so alive and intact like they must have been in the Red Sea some fifty years ago. The crew was super friendly and helpful with everything. THANK YOU AGAIN!

Recommended for
Diving the White Lady, Having the owner on board of the ship, Draught Beer