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- Luxury yacht built by divers, for divers
- Modern cabins with LED TV & 5* hotel quality linen
- Games room with an electronic dartboard, poker table, games consoles & gym equipment
- Large sundeck, jacuzzi, and telescope for star-gazing
- Large dive deck with individual gear stations
- Designated camera maintenance area
Built by divers, for divers, the 47m M/V Black Pearl offers luxury liveaboard diving in Palau. Stable, spacious and safe, she is fully equipped to offer fantastic week-long itineraries to one of the world's top diving destinations. 14 guest cabins have been carefully designed to ensure comfort and wellbeing on board, and feature LED TV's, 5-star hotel quality Egyptian cotton linen, reading lights, AC, safety deposit box and kettle. Each en-suite bathroom also features complimentary ocean-safe shampoo and body wash to promote environmental awareness.
Social areas include an extensive games room with an electronic darts board, poker gaming table, PS4 and Xbox with interactive games, gym equipment, and ample board games. For further relaxation, there is a large sun deck with comfortable beach beds and tanning benches, 6 person jacuzzi and even a high-performance telescope for star-gazing. To add to the relaxing environment there is an onboard spa with 2 masseuses. The outdoor terrace located at the back of the boat is the perfect place for a sundowner and to reflect on the days' adventures.
The MV Black Pearl features a large dive deck with a customized dive station for each guest to store their personal belongings. Add to this the anti-slip flooring, 3 indoor shower cubicles, designated camera maintenance area with a low-pressure air gun and work table, compressors fitted with air purity monitors 2 fully-kitted diving skiffs, the MV Black Pearl is a divers dream. Palau is known for having some of the best diving in the world, with a huge variety of marine life, deep drop-offs and cave systems with haloclines.
For a dive liveaboard to Palau to remember, call us or book online today to reserve your space aboard the one of a kind M/V Black Pearl.
Book with Confidence!
We want you to be able to book your dream liveaboard trip with confidence during these unprecedented times. We're working together with some liveaboard operators to offer you complete reassurance, so you can start planning your next vacation and have an amazing trip to look forward to in the future.
Our 'Flexible Booking Conditions' mean that if travel restrictions are implemented by your local government or the government of the country you are travelling to due to COVID 19 (Coronavirus) so you are unable to travel, then by booking this liveaboard you will have the option of:
- A full refund with no cancellation penalties up to 30 days before departure
- The opportunity to move your booking to another date for the same liveaboard up to 24 months from the original departure date with no rebooking fees
Applies to all new bookings placed from 1 June to 31 July 2020 for travel between 1 July 2020 until 31 December 2021.
*The above policies are subject to change without further notice. Rebooking is subject to availability and may be subject to price changes. Applicable to new bookings only. Offer is not retroactive and does not apply to previous bookings which are being rescheduled.
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Included: VAT, Airport Transfer, Drinking Water, Tea & Coffee, Welcome Cocktails, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Diving Package, Fishing, Kayaks, Stand Up Paddleboard, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels, Complimentary Toiletries, Deck Towels.
Required Extras: National Park Fees (170 USD per trip), Port Fees (80 USD per trip).
Optional Extras: Gratuities, Hotel Transfer (10 USD per trip), Alcoholic Beverages, Soft drinks, Beach BBQ (15 USD), Extra Dives, Nitrox (10 USD per tank), Nitrox Course (150 USD), Private Dive Guide, Rental Gear, Scuba Diving Courses, Land Excursions, Snorkel Gear, Snorkeling Guide, Laundry / Pressing Services, WiFi internet (200 USD per trip), Massage (45 USD).
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.
* Extra fees are shown per person.
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Food & Drinks
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.
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
- Year built 2019
- Length 48.6
- Beam 8.6
- Top speed 14 knots
- Cruising speed 12 knots
- Engines 2
- Max guests 28
- Number of cabins 14
- Number of bathrooms 15
- Tenders 2
- Water capacity 30 tons
- Fuel capacity 23 tons
- Freshwater maker 30 tons
Boat Navigation and Safety
Black Pearl Reviews
- 9.4 Superb
- 4 Verified Reviews
- Vessel 9.5
- Crew 9.5
- Food 9.5
- Diving 9.5
- Value 9.0
Very enjoyable trip
Sharks and mantas
- Recommended for
- Cabin, Diving, Crew
Best birthday ever
I was so lucky to spend my birthday vacation at Black Pearl liveaboard. The crew treated me very special. The food quality was good. Excellent level of cleanness. Beautiful rooms and I was able to work out cause they have a rower and a bicycle. Dive sites were wonderful.
- Recommended for
- Excellent hospitality , amazing facilities, great dive guides
They gave us a surprise for our 100th Dive!
- Recommended for
- Nice food, Good room, Friendliness.