Stingray is a solid wooden boat and combines traditional Maldivian boat-building with modern engineering. 9 comfortable cabins (4 with double and 5 with twin beds) are all equipped with air conditioning and en-suite hot-water showers. All cabins offer external portholes.
Construction Year: 2002
Length: 101 ft.
Width: 29 ft.
Cruising Speed: 11 knots
Nautical Equipment: GPS, Radio, GSM
Water Supply: On board desalination plant
Power: 230V / 24h from 2 generators
Dinghy: 56 ft. dive dhoni with air compressor, fully equipped for scuba diving
Extra Diving boat (Dhoni): 40 HP Outboarder
Language spoken on Board:
First aid box, medical oxygen, fire extinguishers, life vests
Nine comfortable, air-conditioned double cabins, each with external portholes are located on the lower deck. All cabins have a private en-suite shower (hot water) and toilet. Four double and five twin bed cabins are available.
Number of Rooms: 9
Air Conditioning: Yes
Hot Water Shower: Yes
Power supply: Yes
Room Service: Yes
Towel Service: Yes
Charging sockets 220 volts / 24h are available in all rooms adapters are provided
MS Stingray offers excellent service and comfort. You will find music, video and DVD facilities in the saloon as well as a large sofa beside the dining tables. Books, playing cards and various board games are available.
TV / DVD / HiFi in Salon: Yes
Fishing Gear: Yes
Island Visits: Yes
Beach Barbeque: Yes
Male Visit: Yes
Stingray offer – included in price:
Accommodation in air conditioned cabins with outside window, en-suite shower (hot water) and WC. Daily cleaning. Towels provided.
Full board meals: breakfast and lunch buffet. Dinner: Starter and salad buffet, main meal and desserts are served.
Tea, coffee and chilled water (desalinated) are available free of charge at all times.
Up to 3 guided dives per day including one night dive per week (one week 17 dives, two weeks 35 dives)
Snacks will be served after every dive
Tanks: 12 lt Aluminium DIN/INT, lead belts, security balloon, extra diving boat, instructor and dive guide (Padi), 15lt Aluminium cylinders can be ordered (US$ 10 per day)
Use of fishing gear- local style, including hook, fishing line, weight and baits.
Island hopping, snorkelling service and pick-nick on uninhabited island (depending on actual weather and availability of uninhabited island).
Male visit (sightseeing and shopping in Maldives capital) is offered on last day evening
Airport Meet and Greet, transfer Airport Male to and from the boat on cruise start and end days, until noon.
check in time: about 09:00 am – meeting point is Male airport exit of arrival hall.
check out time: latest 09:00 am AM – transfer back to Male airport
In case your flight arrives later on cruise start day, please contact us for individual transfer arrangements.
Internet can be available via 3G and via dongle (charges of upto $20 per week). The connection speed however cannot be guaranteed given the boat will be on sea and may travel in areas where satellite signal is not picked up.