Ocean Sapphire, Maldives


The beautiful 35m Ocean Sapphire Liveaboard was custom built to deliver fantastic dive trips to some of the Maldives best locations. Ocean Sapphire liveaboard has 11 spacious cabins on board to cater to a maximum of 22 guests. Each cabin has air-conditioning and en-suite bathrooms, and the 4 top-deck double cabins also have bath tubs. Guests will find ample space for relaxation and can choose from the spacious salon and dining area, where 3 buffet meals of both local and international cuisine will be served per day, the outdoor seating area and bar or the sundeck and Jacuzzi located on the top deck.

Diving will take place from the dedicated diving Dhoni, leaving extra room and quiet on board Ocean Sapphire. Offering 2 itineraries, guests can choose from the Best of Maldives or Magic of Mantas, both offering superb diving in the Maldives. Encounters can include beautiful corals, abundant schools of fish, whale sharks, hammerheads and of course - manta rays.

Let the experienced and professional crew of the Ocean Sapphire liveaboard help you to create a diving liveaboard vacation in the Maldives to remember. Call us or reserve online now.

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Included: VAT, Accommodation, Complimentary toiletries, Transfers/pickups from airport, Tanks, Weights, Belts, Dive master services, All meals, Towels Provided

Excluded: Medical and diving insurance (DAN temporary diving insurance can be stipulated directly onboard), Drinks (except tea, coffee and water that are included FOC), NITROX, Diving equipment rental, Diving courses, Extra dives, Trips to private islands (these islands usually require a small entrance fee), Wi-Fi internet access, Dinner with lobster (to be booked at least 1 week prior the beginning of the cruise), Tips to liveaboard staff (at tourists' discretion, the recommended tip amount is around 70 US$ per week from each tourist), Note: Only transfers on the cruise departure and return dates are included. Anything outside of these dates is charged extra.

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

  • Leisure Deck
  • Shaded diving deck
  • Camera Station
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Onboard kayaks
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Library
  • TV in cabins
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Separate rinse for u/w camera
  • Camera room with table and charging point
  • Custom built for diving
  • Charging stations
  • En-Suite bathrooms
  • Paid Internet

Food & Drinks

  • Western Food
  • Local Food
  • Buffet style
  • Beer available
  • Selection of wines
  • Fine Cuisine
  • Snacks All Day
  • Vegan Options

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.


  • DIN Adaptors
  • Nitrox available
  • Dive deck
  • Tenders for diving

The crew speaks English.

Gear Rental

There is diving gear available to rent on this boat. Please provide your rental needs on the booking form.
You will need to pay for the rental gear on board of the boat. Show prices.

Drawings & Vessel Layouts

Deck Plan floorplan

Boat Specifications

  • Year built 2012
  • Year renovated 2018
  • Length 35m
  • Beam 10m
  • Engines Daewoo 480HP
  • Max guests 22
  • Number of cabins 11
  • Number of bathrooms 11
  • Tenders 1 Fully Equipped Dive Dhoni & 01 Smaller Tender
  • Water capacity 6000 Liters
  • Fuel capacity 8000 Liters
  • Freshwater maker 12000 Liters / Day

Boat Navigation and Safety

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

Ocean Sapphire Reviews

  • 9.6 Exceptional
  • 3 Verified Reviews
  1. Vessel
  2. Crew
  3. Food
  4. Diving
  5. Value
  • 9.2 Superb
  • Caroline S
  • United Kingdom United Kingdom
It was fabulous. The crew, dive masters, everything was brilliant.

Has to be the diving, obviously!

Recommended for
Access to good dive sites, our upper deck cabin, friendly staff
  • 10 Exceptional
  • Rok P
  • Slovenia Slovenia
Best week of my life

Diving, food, whole trip was just amazing

Recommended for
awesome diving, crew service was AMAZING, total experience was jus perfect
  • 9.6 Exceptional
  • Richard O
  • Canada Canada
Great experience, amazing wildlife

Manta night dive, whale shark diving, sharks and giant turtles. Night BBQ on the island and an afternoon at the sandbar were unique and very appreciated to break up the time on the boat.

Recommended for
Animal life, value, crew