Raja Ampat Dive Lodge is located at the heart of the most spectacular diving in northern Raja Ampat. Mere minutes from the famous Manta aggregation sites and the fish-filled dives at the western edge of the Dampier Strait, our intimate lodge is the prefect place to experience the most bio-diverse reefs in the world. Fronted by a white sand beach and backed by the ever-verdant Papuan rainforest, the dive lodge is surrounded by natural beauty. Sit on your veranda and listen to the early morning sounds of the jungle as you prepare for another day of spectacular diving accompanied by our knowledgeable dive guides.
The duplex rooms at the Dive Lodge are comfortable ensuites furnished with either double or twin beds, tiled bathrooms and wooden interiors cooled by individual air conditioning units. In between dives you will feast on serve delicious, healthy meals utilizing the freshest local ingredients.
Currently, each bungalow will have a double bed and two twins. Plans include four more bungalows; two of the new bungalows will have a large double bed and larger bathroom. When completed, the resort will be able to accommodate 20 people.
Each bungalow is air-conditioned with ensuite facilities. Guests will receive a complimentary sarong with the resort logo.
The main lodge will include the dining room facilities and an area for relaxation that will include multi-format (PAL and NTSC) television and DVD sets, charging stations with protected electrical circuits for cameras and computers, and a boutique/drugstore. Wi-fi service is being planned.
A full line of Mares/Oceanic dive equipment (10 sets of BCDs, regulators, fins and masks) rental gear. Tanks and weights will be included in the dive package. At present , divers will only be able to get air fills, but plans are being made to offer Nitrox.
Three fiberglass speed boats with three 40 hp outboard engines and a sun awning will take divers (8 guests in each boat) to the Ampats world-class dive sites.
At the time of opening the Paradise Resort of the Raja Ampats will be just a land based operation. The future will include land and liveaboard dive packages aboard their fleet of well equipped Phinisi vessels. Lombok Tropic Holidays is able to put together special adventures to provide their guests with the widest range of dive experiences available in the Raja Ampat island complex of exceptional diving.
The staff of Raja Ampat Dive Lodge has been handpicked to provide the same level of service found on our popular liveaboard dive boats. We strive to offer our guests the best value in a diving holiday while ensuring that everyone who stays with us feels like part of our family.
NOTE: * Meals and roundtrip Transfers between Sorong airport to our lodge are EXCLUDED. * All the dive sites included in the diving packages are within 15 km range off RADL * Our Standard 12x diving schedule for 8D-7N diving package : day 1 Fri no dive (arrival transfer from Sorong) day 2 Sat 2 x dive day 3 Sun 2 x dive day 4 Mon 3 x dive day 5 Tue 2 x dive day 6 Wed 2 x dive day 7 Thu 1 x dive plus Bird Watching & Fish Feeding tour day 8 Fri no dive (transfer back to Sorong)
* There is additional charge of US$ 500 per extra transfer beyond our regular Friday transfer This is the charge for the 6 passengers capacity boat. If there are 2 persons or more than 2, US$ 500 is divided among them.
High and peak season apply from Oct 01-April 30 with additional surcharge for room rates and dive package is USD 45/person/night