SAFIRA offers generous accommodations for 20 guests as well as one cabin for support staff.
Each cabin is designed to invoke relaxation with luxury custom bed sleep systems, custom luxury bed and bath linens, ensuite bathrooms with modern shower systems and full air-conditioning.
Due to her design, if unrequired, the lower deck with cabins can be closed off to ensure a more intimate experience for smaller groups.
On the bridge deck: 6 queen suites with private terraces overlooking the ocean. The 2 cabins towards the bow are slightly larger
On the lower deck: 2 twin cabins, 2 queen suites and 1 bunk bedded cabins. 3 of the cabins on the lower deck will be retained for specialist crew, the Cruise Director and as the massage room. 1 can be available for support staff if necessary.
On the top deck: Crew Quarters for all permanent crew.
Size of the beds are, 151.5cm x 200cm for the Queen size and 90cm x 200cm for the Single beds
|Max Speed:||12US Gall/Hr|
|Winter Area:||Indian Ocean and SE Asia|
|Summer Area:||Indian Ocean and SE Asia|
|Pick Up Locations|
|Sat Tv:||WIFI throughout, Satellite phone, Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB), Search and Rescue Transponder (SART) and a VHF Radio.|
|Dinghy size:||5.26m custom built tender|
|Water Skis Adult:||Yes|
|Water Skis Kids:||-|
|Kayaks 1 Pax:||-|
|Kayaks (2 Pax):||-|
|Boarding Ladder (Loc/Type):||-|
SCUBA DIVING: 12 dives are included in the charter fee. The dive instructor is part of the crew and will be onboard during all charters. The number of dives are limited to 12 dives for a normal charter.
Diving Costs information
If there are more than 3 divers or if clients would like to do more than 12 dives during a charter, they can hire the diving support vessel and rent additional equipment and extra charges will apply.
Inquire for full details.
Born in the Maldives, Captain Moosa has been at sea for well over 30 years. He has vast experience in navigating the Maldivian seas and has trained many who have gone on to become captains themselves. His years of experience help him navigate the reefs and lagoons of the Maldives with ease. He takes pride in his role and strives to ensure clients have memorable experiences during their charter. Moosa has been the Captain of SAFIRA since she arrived in Maldives. He has a very warm and welcoming personality and is liked by everyone onboard. During his days off, Moosa enjoys fishing.
Name: Ibrahim Ali
Position: First Mate
Ibrahim or Ibbe as he is known as, is the First Mate onboard Safira. Ibbe is also in charge of water sports activities onboard SAFIRA. He has worked in luxury yachts and in resorts in Maldives. He is currently gaining experience and intends to qualify as a captain in the future. He will also be providing clients with the knowledge and expertise on how to use the water sports equipment. He has taken part in Catamaran and Regatta races in Maldives and is very comfortable in the water. He is very energetic and is usually the first person to start work every day.
Name: Hemantha Kumara
Chef Hemantha brings with him years of experience serving clients across Maldives and in Sri Lanka. He has worked in numerous resorts and yachts. Chef Hemantha is specifically talented in creating dishes in French, Italian, European, Mediterranean, East Asian, Indian and Sri Lankan cuisines. He can prepare Sushi and Sashimi based dishes as well. He has previously worked on yachts specifically working with the American markets for over 10 years. His warm personality and extensive culinary knowledge ensures SAFIRA is able to provide clients with many different culinary experiences
Name: Mohamed Zinadh
Zinadh was born and raised in Maldives. He is one of the stewards onboard. He will be the first person to greet you and will be at your service throughout the charter. Zinadh has previously worked in Conrad Maldives as well as in other luxury resorts in Maldives. He is friendly and will make sure your stay onboard SAFIRA is a memorable one. He is passionate about providing exceptional experiences for charter guests. He is a wine enthusiast and works with the chef to create and recommend wine pairings that go well with the cuisine onboard.
Name: Mohamed Mansoor
Mansoor is one of the most experienced crew onboard. Born and raised in Maldives, Mansoor joined the military service and served until 2014. He worked in several luxury resorts in Maldives. His love for the ocean drew him towards the yachting industry and eventually to SAFIRA. He is very calm under pressure and has shown his ability to find solutions in difficult situations. He brings a wealth of experience in regards to security awareness, fire and rescue and disaster management. In his free time, he likes to keep fit and enjoys spending time with his family.
Name: Ahmed Mohamed
Position: Stew /Deckhand
Born and raised in a small island in the North of Maldives, Ahmed comes from a family of sailors and grew up in and around boats. He is very energetic and likes to keep himself busy at all times. He likes to be involved onboard. He is starting out in the charter industry and intends to gain experience and move up the ranks. Ahmed likes to stay active and enjoys paddle boarding and swimming during his free time.
Name: Ali Mohamed
Ali has been working onboard SAFIRA from the beginning. He has previously worked on liveaboards in Maldives as a deckhand. He is a hard worker and valuable member of our team. He is a fast learner and has been able to help out with routine maintenance in the engine room as well. Ali has a quiet personality and is liked by everyone onboard.
Name: Mohamed Shuailam Nasheed
Position: Charter Director/ Manager onboard
Mohamed was born in Maldives and spent his childhood in and around water. He is in charge of the overall operations of SAFIRA and ensures the operations onboard are carried out as expected. He is responsible for the overall safety of the clients and crew onboard and ensures that the charter plan is followed and executed. He has worked previously on other yachts in Maldives and offers valuable experience and business insight onboard. Mohamed is able to provide details about the onboard operations at all times.
Name: Aminath (Anyu) Hasna
Position: Yoga Instructor/Junior Stew
Anyu is the yoga instructor onboard SAFIRA when requested by guests (for an additional fee of $250 p/day). She has worked as a yoga instructor at many luxury resorts and brings with her a wealth of experience. She trained as an instructor in India and has over 7 years experience with different types of yoga. She likes to conduct sessions in small groups. As well as being a yoga instructor, she has also worked as a photographer and creative director for several studios and design houses in Maldives.
US$70,000 per week for 13-22 guests
GST at 12%
Tourist tax of $6 per day, per person is to be taken from the APA
INCLUSIVE IN CHARTER
➢ All Accommodation on the vessel
➢ Full board meal plan (Breakfast, lunch and dinner)
➢ 3 Hours of cruising every day
➢ Selected Wines during meal times
➢ Fresh juices, smoothies and shakes available during breakfast
➢ Selection of teas and espresso
➢ Services of the crew and use of all onboard amenities
➢ Massage and Aceno SPA services
➢ Daily cabin cleaning with new towels daily, an evening turndown service & periodic cabin checks throughout the day
➢ Laundry and Pressing Services (On request)
➢ Visits to local and deserted islands
➢ Beach BBQ’s with full setup (Gazebos, folding table and chairs, lanterns, BBQ Grill & Speakers)
➢ Snorkelling trips including Swimming with Whale Sharks, Manta Ray Discovery and Nurse Shark Exploration
➢ Unlimited use of extensive onboard water sports equipment including jet ski, tenders, toys and onboard amenities
➢ Scuba Dive equipment for 3 divers and up to 12 dives during the charter
➢ Meeting and greeting service at the airport
➢ Transfer of all charter guests to Safira via speed boat to and from airport
AVAILABLE AT EXTRA COST
➢ Additional dive gear and dives
➢ Castaway Island Experience $1500-$2000 per night
➢ Free Diving Instructor - $200 per night - prior notice required
➢ Surf Guide - $150
➢ Luxury Sports Fishing Charter $2500 per day
➢ Additional jetski $800 per day
➢ SCUBA Certification Courses
➢ Yoga instructor
➢ Use of the airport lounge on arrival and departure - $250 per person
➢ Special events on uninhabited islands
NOTE: FULL SERVICE AND UNLIMITED REQUESTS, ALCOHOL AND CRUISING IS AVAILABLE. Any additional expenses not included will be deducted from the APA which may need to be adjusted depending on preferences.