8 State Rooms on the vessel divided onto two decks in four cabin classes. Your first sight every morning through your large mirrors are the new surf spot that you reached while sleeping.
All cabins are air-conditioned with ensuite facilities and equipped with Plasma/LCD screen televisions, internet connection, DVD players and Apple TV, all in the comfort of your State Room. Cabins are serviced twice daily.
Air conditioning and en-suite bathrooms in A, B and C Class cabins
Queen and full-size beds
Complimentary laundry service
2x daily housekeeping
Meals vary between buffet and table service. You can eat whenever you are hungry, as service is provided from dawn to late at night. Fresh fruit and snacks, as well as tea, coffee, fruit juice and bottled water are available for you to help yourself at all times while aboard.
Lunch – Lunch times vary from 11.00am to 2.00pm and are served in the Main Cabin dining area. The lunch menu changes daily and everyday you will eat something different from the days before. Lunch meals include fresh salads and cold meats, sandwichs, burgers & fries, pastas, Mexican buffets or a traditional Indonesian cuisine.
Evening Bar Snacks – Every night the bar is hopping with antipasto plates or a fresh seafood snack around sunset drinks. After a day in the ocean fresh Sashimi and a cold beer is so satisfying, it may well become your daily routine.
Dinner is the pride & joy the Ratu Motu. Whole grilled fresh reef ﬁsh, roasted meats, traditional Indonesian banquets, mud crabs, curries, crumbed or grilled ﬁsh, pasta dishes, a variety of fresh salads including green salads, exotic fruits, and more.
Dessert usually includes hand-prepared sweets from ice cream to cakes, pies, and traditional desserts.
Wines – There is a selection of wines available on board and charged to guests on consumption or you can select from the suppliers list pre-charter and delivered directly to Ratu Motu for your arrival
Plasma/LCD screen television
Internet & communications
C-band high-speed broadband and Wi-Fi in all areas
Global roaming service available for guests’ mobile telephones (satellite phone also available)
On board services & amenities
Full-time photographic service (fees apply)
Dive and snorkeling equipment
Water sports equipment including SUPs and kayaks
Best-in-class guides and boat drivers
In-house chef who prepares all meals
On-board masseuse upon request (fees apply)
Detailed Vessel Statistics
Capacity: 22 guests, 8 staterooms with 3 two berth cabins
Length: 34 metres (128 feet)
Beam: 9.11 metres (39 feet)
Hull draft: 2.25 metres (7 feet)
Main engines: 2 x MTU 12V 2000 M7
Power: 2 x 788 kW at 2,100 rpm
Gearboxes: 2 x ZF 2500; 2.462:1
Propellers: 2 x 5-bladed Veem; 1,050 mm diameter
Generators: 2 x 104 kVA Perkins, Deutz/Mecc Alte emergency
Cruising speed: 12 knots
Fuel: 2 x 18,260 litres
Fresh water: 2 x 2,500 litres
Sullage: 2 x 1,300 litres
Watermakers: 2 x 5,000 litres/day; 1 x 10,000 litres/day
Dive compressors: 2 x Bauer Mini-Verticus compressors
Jet Ski: 2
As one of Indonesia’s fastest-cruising live-aboard yachts, the Ratu Motu gives divers access to a wide variety of secluded hot spots, including exciting channel dives with sharks and rays, vibrant thilas, cleaning stations, wrecks, and coral overhangs.
On-board diving facilities
Multilingual dive staff and experienced crew, including a marine biologist (maximum 6:1 guest to dive-guide ratio, with those of similar experience levels grouped together where possible)
Dual Bauer compressor systems
Diving conducted from a modern tender vessels with full safety and navigation equipment
Full equipment for all on-board guests, including BCDs and regulators
Surface marker buoy and Sea Marshall personal locator radio beacon for all divers
Hot and cold showers on two sea-level platforms
Dedicated fresh-water rinse tank for camera equipment
Underwater photography and videography services available upon request (fees apply)
Other Activies include:
SUP – Bring your own equipment or use ours to catch a few waves or simply gaze down at the reef through crustal clear waters.
Kayak Tours – Take your choice of the many single or double Kayaks and experience the best “Lounge chair” ride in West Sumatra.
Jet Ski & Tenders – Supporting the ship’s safety and versitility are three tenders and one jet ski always available for your use. These crafts are quickly launched and you’ll be embarking on your day’s adventure in no time. It’s just a short ride to one of the many secluded beachs.
Health & Treatments – With advanced notice you can request to bring aboard thereapists who can provide a variety of massage treatments to soothe the active body and mind. They can provide preventative maintenance to help you take advantage of your full trip, or recover from an injury.
Eco and Cultural Tours – West Sumatra is a wonderfully bio diverse part of the world. Activities hikes to the top of a mountain or a visit to a secluded village.