Nautilus Belle Amie is a luxurious vessel managed by Nautilus Fleet, it offers scuba diving trips to Socorro and Guadalupe Island depending on the season. It can accommodate up to 30 - 32 guests based on the selected route.
Nautilus Belle Amie was built in 2005 by Bollinger Shipyards, USA, and completely refurbished in 2014 with a morden interior and all new & updated dive equipment. Size 41 meters in length and 10 meters in beam, cruise at maximum 11 knots.
Nautilus Belle Amie has a steel hull and super structure built, it is one of the few unique in the dive boats in being built to meet SOLAS safety standards. Which means this boat reached the same standards used by the largest cruise ships in the world, it stabilized with deep draft and a bulbous bow to give you the most comfortable ride possible.
On the main deck there are the spacious dive deck with dive stations, independent dining room, indoor air-conditioned lounge. The indoor dining room can hosts up to 36 guests have meals together comfortablely. Guests can expect a fusion of Mexican and West Coast North American food with fresh baking, produce and vegetables. Vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, food allergy options, and quasi kosher menus are available with at least 30 days prior notice.
Tea, coffee, juice, soda are included in your trip price. Onboard, there is a wide variety of alcoholic beverages stashed in our onboard bar including: red wine, white wine, champagne, vodka, gin, tequila, rum, mezcal, brandy, bourbons, single malt scotch and beer (mexican and domestic).
Nautilus Belle Amie has a large cozy indoor lounge area is equipped with indoor bar, TV, DVD, sound system, and lots of CDs and Movies, besides, there are lots of charging stations for photographer to use while enjoy a movie.
The dive deck is spacious and well equipped with personal gear boxes and an in-place fill station, a camera table, large rinse tanks, and hot/cold freshwater showers. There are 3 high speed large inflatable dive skiffs on board that used for diving, and after each dive, the crew will greet you with a warm towel.
On top sun deck, there is an outdoor open bar that offering different drinks, and there are lots of benches for sunbathing, hot jacuzzi and some shaded areas make it a place for all to chill out and chat. There are two professional BBQ equipments located at the sundeck which can sometimes provide different taste during the cruise.
Nautilus Belle Amie are crewed by a wonderful and extremely hard working team of men and women from around the world who love the ocean just as much as you do. The cornerstones of this vessel has always been safety, excellence in diving and guest experience, and a great crew that are happy and fulfilled in their jobs.
Nautilus Belle Amie has 17 comfortable cabins in total, it can accommodate max. 30 guests on board for Socorro trip and max. 32 guests for Guadalupe trip :
All rooms have en-suite bathrooms, windows and/or portholes, and all rooms offer plenty of hooks to hang clothes and store camera equipment, internet via Wi-Fi can be reachble for all area on board.
2 Premium Suites :
Located on the main deck, the Premium suite are very spacious with large outside windows, sitting area, flat screen TV, individually controlled air conditioning and ensuites with double sinks, can be configured with either a California king bed or 2 large single beds.
6 Superior Suites :
Located on the upper deck, each comes with one California king bed or two sinlge beds, storage area, large double windows.
8 Double Staterooms :
Located on the lower deck, each cabin comes two large single beds side by side, portholes.
1 Triple Staterooms :
Located on the lower deck, comes with two single beds in bunk style and a double bed, portholes.
Guadalupe Route : Unlimited cage dives
Socorro Route : 3 - 4 dives per diving day
All divers must have a submersible console (SMB).
No dive provided on the day of arrival and departure.
All diving will provide experienced guide to lead the dive.
Both divers and non-divers are welcome for Guadalupe trips.
Divers must reach AOW with at least 50 logged dives for Socorro.
- Nitrox：Available with additional charge
- 15L Tanks：Available with additional charge
- REBREATHER Dive：Available with additional charge
- Technical Dive：Not available at the moment
- Dive Equipment Rental：Available with additional charge
- Dive insurance：Divers must have valid dive insurance
- Wi-Fi Internet ：Available with additional charge
- Laundry Service：Not available at the moment
- Massage Service：Not available at the moment
- Payment on board：By cash only (USD/MXN)
- Crew Number：Unknown, 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)
- Soft drinks in bottles and/or cans
- Dive guide service
- Fuel surcharge
- Dinner on final evening
- Boat accident insurance
- Domestic flights
- Alcoholic beverages (beer or/and wine)
- Dive courses on board
- Crew gratuity
- Dive equipment rentals
- Dive insurance
- Travel insurance ( cancellation insurance)
- Larger tank (15 L)
- Nitrox fills
- Marine park fees/Port fees