Emperor Orion is a 5 star luxury dive liveaboard from Emperor Fleet, it offers various liveaboard routes in the Maldives, it provide Free Nitrox for divers, and can accommodate up to 24 guests.
Emperor Orion having been a star with its old owner - Constellation Fleet, in 2015 the well known British Emperor Fleet has bought it, and operate it as one of the Emperor Fleet in the Maldives.
It was launched in 2009. Measuring 39 meters long, and 10 meters wide, with cruising speed at 10 knots per hour. It is a contemporary, spacious liveaboard where fine accommodation and service is standard.
Emperor Orion has 4 decks in total, offering guests spacious social spaces as well as personal privacy. On the main deck, there is a large lounge with sofas and equally large dining room with bar. Guests can relaxing on the sofa, watching TV or enjoy the movies from the DVD station, enjoy a book from the library or paly board games with others.
Emperor Orion usually offer buffet style meals with a variety of dishes to suit everyone, water, tea and coffee are complimentary. Soft drinks, fresh juices and alcohol (cocktails, liquors, wine and beer) are chargeable. For any special dietary requests, such as vegetarian or any allergies, please inform us prior to booking.
The partially shaded upper deck is equipped with a outdoor Jacuzzi, massage room (paid locally and subject to availability). The fly deck is incredibly roomy with lots of sunbeds. Ideal for watching photos and footage from your diving or just relaxing, star gazing and soaking up the wonderful Maldivian atmosphere.
Emperor Orion provide diving from the Dhoni, an 19.8-metre‐long auxiliary boat where the air compressors, nitrox membrane and dive equipment are stored. The dive equipment is stored in the dhoni all the week, the tank is refilled after every dive. The Dhoni is completely independent from the boat, so thanks to its maneuverability it is quite easy to access to the dive spots and the divers’ collection is more comfortable. And it keeps the noise of the compressors away from onboard guests and humidity equipment will never be a problem anymore.
Emperor Orion is rebreather-friendly and offers free NITROX, all diving and safety equipment as well as a photography charging station and four dive guides.
Non-divers are very welcome and get a free snorkelling kit + $50 voucher to spend on board.
Emperor Orion has 12 guest cabins, it can accommodate up to 24 guests onboard.
All cabins are air-conditioned and equipped ensuite bathroom, hairdryer, TV, 220V power plug facilities.
1 Executive Suite :
Located on the upper deck, with a king-size double bed, bathroom with bathtub and shower, private Jacuzzi and external outside patio area, lots of seaview windows.
3 Upper Deck Mini Suites :
Located on the upper deck, each cabin comes with one double bed or two separate single beds, seaview windows.
1 Junior Suite :
Located on the lower deck, with a king-size double bed and a separate single bed, bathroom with bathtub and shower, lots of portholes.
3 Standard Cabins :
Located on the lower deck, each cabin comes with one double bed, bathroom with shower, portholes.
4 Standard Cabins :
Located on the lower deck, each cabin comes with one double bed or two separate single beds, portholes.
If you are travelling alone, the double with a single bed cabins can be booked on a twin share basis with one guest using the double bed and the other the single. To guarantee the double bed, a supplement of €35 per week is charged.
17 dives per week, include 1 night dive per week.
Only 2 dives will be provided on the day before departure.
No dive provided on the day of arrival and departure.
All diving will provide experienced guide to lead the dive.
- Nitrox：Available, free of charge for Nitrox divers
- 15L Tanks：Available with additional cost
- REBREATHER Dive：Available with additional cost
- Dive Equipment Rental：Available with additional cost
- Dive insurance：Divers must have valid dive insurance
- Wi-Fi Internet ：Available with additional cost
- Laundry Service：Not available at the moment
- Massage Service：Not available at the moment
- Payment on board：Cash (USD/Euro/British Pounds) or Credit card
- Crew Number：19, include 4 dive guides
Cabins & prices
- Air tanks & weights & weight belts
- Daily housekeeping service
- Land transfer on arrival/depature date
- All meals & complimentary beverages (water & tea & coffee)
- Dive guide service
- Fuel surcharge
- Nitrox fills
- Marine park fees/Port fees
- Dinner on final evening
- Land tour & Island visit
- Boat accident insurance
- Domestic flights
- Alcoholic beverages (beer or/and wine)
- Soft drinks in bottles and/or cans
- Dive courses on board
- Crew gratuity
- Dive equipment rentals
- Dive insurance
- Travel insurance ( cancellation insurance)
- Larger tank (15 L)