Formerly a 52-meter (171ft) steel-hulled merchant vessel, the MV Solitude One has maintained unwavering standards in liveaboard hospitality and service. Following an internal refresh in 2023, the vessel epitomises heightened comfort and design. Customised for our guests, it flawlessly integrates intelligent design and functionality, curating a welcoming ambiance with discreet elements of indulgence. Our attentive staff, skilled in personalised service, addresses guests by name, intuitively understanding their distinct needs for an exclusive “home away from home” setting.
COMFORT AT SEA
Solitude One offers ample spaces aboard for guests to discover their own serene moments. Relax on the expansive sun-deck, cool off in the bow-side jacuzzi, or unwind in our open-air dining area. The stern, home to the dive deck, provides another retreat.
Indoors, our air-conditioned saloon boasts a 55″ TV with a vast library of movies and series. Enjoy complimentary soft drinks from one fridge, and alcoholic beverages from another post-dive. For a caffeine fix, our coffee machine and hot & cold water dispenser are readily available. Additionally, the attached camera room allows for camera adjustments or editing sessions in a comfortable setting.
Indulging in delicious meals is a vital part of a memorable holiday, and aboard Solitude One, we take care of your culinary experience. Savor a total of 5 meals daily: from a light breakfast to a substantial one, followed by lunch, afternoon cooked snacks, and a fulfilling dinner. Additionally, complimentary biscuits and instant noodles are available round-the-clock.
Our major meals are served buffet-style, ensuring a variety of warm options through under-tray heating, so you can enjoy your meal without worrying about it getting cold. With multiple choices available, you have the freedom to select your preferred dishes at each sitting.
Both Palau and the Philippines boast exceptional diving experiences.
Palau is renowned for its WW2 wrecks, crystal-clear turquoise waters, the unique Jellyfish Lake, and holds the distinction of being the world’s inaugural Shark Sanctuary. With numerous cleaning stations and diverse spawning sites, a journey to this remote paradise is undeniably worthwhile.
The Philippines is globally esteemed for its exceptional travel and diving opportunities, attributed to its remarkable biodiversity. From the mesmerising Whale Sharks in Tubbataha, the majestic Thresher Sharks in Malapascua, to the exceptionally rare Melibe colemani in Romblon – the country caters to divers of all skill levels with its rich variety of marine life.
The MV Solitude One features eleven (11) cabins, providing accommodation for up to 24 guests. These cabins are meticulously designed, considering experience, practicality, and valuable guest feedback from the hospitality sector. The design process prioritised the specific needs and desires of divers, resulting in well-thought-out living spaces that combine aesthetics with functionality.
Guests of taller stature can appreciate the ample headroom available in most guest areas. Moreover, every cabin category offers mattresses measuring 190cm (6.2ft) in length, ensuring a comfortable and restful experience for all guests.