Guest Comments - Maldives Liveaboards

Scuba diving holiday aboard MV Sea Spirit

We have been operating in the Maldives for over twenty years. The number of repeat customers that have been coming back over this time as well as the comments from both repeat and new visitors is testament to the fact that we care about our guests and do everything we can to ensure they have a wonderful holiday. We place a very high value on the loyalty of our customers and the relationships that we have with them.

Our sales staff in the UK and our people working in the Maldives share their enthusiasm and experience with you - it is this that makes your holiday with Scuba Tours a unique experience.

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Sea Queen SQ467 14 Sep 2014 7 days
Paul & Claire on board MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

How to celebrate 30 years of marriage…in the Maldives on board the Sea Queen with Lisa and Dave and their fabulous crew…who were so helpful and patient with me as I was the least confident diver on board. There were only 5 guests on board so it was millionaire diving and the food was absolutely delicious, every meal different, some wonderful curries and catering for all our quirks!

Before we went Paul and I agreed we wanted to see Mantas most of all….but never imagined kneeling beneath the boat for 88 minutes in the evening with THREE of them performing ballet above and around us!! (too close for photos a lot of the time, skimming past our heads and gazing out of gentle eyes as they cruised by)…..and then we saw another three to snorkel with on our way back to Sea Queen after a day dive!!

 We also had whale sharks on our want list….so they obliged with two who let us snorkel beside them for an amazing hour with the dhoni Luna picking us up and dropping us back in as many times as we wanted!

Then there was the other night dive that Dave told me I had to do…feeding Nurse sharks who swirled about and around us and lay on our fins so we had to push them gently away…”they were like puppies” and there were at least 30 of them, with huge giant trevallies darting in, black tipped reef sharks and 3 types of ray joining in the fun!

Make sure you get Lisa to make a DVD for you with them all included and interspersed with shots of you all floating gracefully(!) amid clouds of reef fish…oh and the other sharks (grey reef, white tipped reef and black tipped reef) and the rays (eagle, marbled, porcupine, Jenkins)

We have to come back next year…Thank you so much for an amazing week.

Clare Soltysiak.

 

Having chosen this holiday on the basis of previous guest comments, I can only echo what they all said. This trip lived well up to expectations, and it’s obvious that Dave and Lisa have a wealth of experience in the Maldives, and seem to know exactly when to turn up at each site for maximum benefit. A truly fab holiday!

Paul Soltysiak

Paul & Clare Soltysiak
United Kingdom
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How to celebrate 30 Years of marriage.. on board Sea Queen.
Christine & David on board MV Sea Queen, the Maldives
What a wonderful way to totally relax and completely forget about work! From start to finish this was a truly wonderful holiday, with our guides Dave and Lisa ensuring that we were completely informed about every critter we were going to bump into. 
 
Only a few of us on the boat this week so that ensured uncluttered and a very ‘personal’ diving experience. The night dive with the Mantas was a spectacle that we will never forget and even surpassed the night dive with the very large Nurse sharks. The Whale sharks were a surprise bonus!
Luckily the DVD that Lisa and Dave created captured expertly the experiences of the week, something that is almost impossible to recreate yourselves from your own video footage. The food and crew were great and ensured that all tastes and special diets were cared for.
 
So, all in all, a really good trip and one that we would certainly recommend to others.
 
Dave & Christine
United Kingdom
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From start to finish this was a truly wonderful holiday
 
Paul & Claire on board MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

How to celebrate 30 years of marriage…in the Maldives on board the Sea Queen with Lisa and Dave and their fabulous crew…who were so helpful and patient with me as I was the least confident diver on board. There were only 5 guests on board so it was millionaire diving and the food was absolutely delicious, every meal different, some wonderful curries and catering for all our quirks!

Before we went Paul and I agreed we wanted to see Mantas most of all….but never imagined kneeling beneath the boat for 88 minutes in the evening with THREE of them performing ballet above and around us!! (too close for photos a lot of the time, skimming past our heads and gazing out of gentle eyes as they cruised by)…..and then we saw another three to snorkel with on our way back to Sea Queen after a day dive!!

 We also had whale sharks on our want list….so they obliged with two who let us snorkel beside them for an amazing hour with the dhoni Luna picking us up and dropping us back in as many times as we wanted!

Then there was the other night dive that Dave told me I had to do…feeding Nurse sharks who swirled about and around us and lay on our fins so we had to push them gently away…”they were like puppies” and there were at least 30 of them, with huge giant trevallies darting in, black tipped reef sharks and 3 types of ray joining in the fun!

Make sure you get Lisa to make a DVD for you with them all included and interspersed with shots of you all floating gracefully(!) amid clouds of reef fish…oh and the other sharks (grey reef, white tipped reef and black tipped reef) and the rays (eagle, marbled, porcupine, Jenkins)

We have to come back next year…Thank you so much for an amazing week.

Clare Soltysiak.

 

Having chosen this holiday on the basis of previous guest comments, I can only echo what they all said. This trip lived well up to expectations, and it’s obvious that Dave and Lisa have a wealth of experience in the Maldives, and seem to know exactly when to turn up at each site for maximum benefit. A truly fab holiday!

Paul Soltysiak

Paul & Clare Soltysiak
United Kingdom
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How to celebrate 30 Years of marriage.. on board Sea Queen.
Christine & David on board MV Sea Queen, the Maldives
What a wonderful way to totally relax and completely forget about work! From start to finish this was a truly wonderful holiday, with our guides Dave and Lisa ensuring that we were completely informed about every critter we were going to bump into. 
 
Only a few of us on the boat this week so that ensured uncluttered and a very ‘personal’ diving experience. The night dive with the Mantas was a spectacle that we will never forget and even surpassed the night dive with the very large Nurse sharks. The Whale sharks were a surprise bonus!
Luckily the DVD that Lisa and Dave created captured expertly the experiences of the week, something that is almost impossible to recreate yourselves from your own video footage. The food and crew were great and ensured that all tastes and special diets were cared for.
 
So, all in all, a really good trip and one that we would certainly recommend to others.
 
Dave & Christine
United Kingdom
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From start to finish this was a truly wonderful holiday
Sea Spirit SS444 31 Aug 2014 12 days

Not our first trip to the Maldives, but our first trip to the Far South and our Free trip too 

Mantas, sharks -  especially the Zebra Shark of course always worth of a special mention. This time around learning from the Manta expert will help us in our future searches for those incredible creatures.

Brilliant trip, brilliant fun.. Thanks for everything.

Steve & Chris Magness
United Kingdom
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Brilliant trip, brilliant fun.. Thanks

I was asked by my fellow divers on the boat to provide a farewell song, but with too short notice to actually sing it.

Here is my summary of the trip to be sung along with J.Joplins "Mercedes Benz"

Oh lord, won't you buy me a "Sea Spirit" trip

The crew is fantastic and so is the ship

Don't be so nasty and gimme a few quids

So Lord, won't you buy me a "Sea Spirit" trip

Cheerio and thanks, Tom. 

Tom Stroeter
Germany
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The crew is fantastic and so is the ship..

This is our 2nd 12 day safari with Ann Marie and Matt doing the southern area. Each trip gets better AND the diving excellent.

Matt has recorded the dives on his superb blue ray video therefore we will always have these memories.. Keep up the good work.

The food as usual was excellent and the crew made OUR TRIP VERY ENJOYABLE AND RELAXING

We wish to thank the office crew at the head office of Maldives Scuba Worldwide for such brillian service especially the super salesman Graham.

 

Maureen & Reg Gin
United Kingdom
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Each trip gets better and the diving excellent.

Imagine being the only Indian along with 6 British & 4 Germans as a dive group... it was FUN!

This was my first liveaboard with Scuba Travels WW & was a fantastic experience right from booking.

I must mention Chris Bell who made all attempts to suggest flights that would fit my schedule to welcome at the Male Airport.

Sea Spirit is a small boat with a big heart.. the crew is fabulous, the cruise directors (Anne-Marie & Matt) very freindly & knowledgeable.

And the diving was SUPERB!

Thank you for this wonderful trip - I'll be back 

Bansi Phansalkar
India
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Crew fabulous, diving was SUPERB. Thank you

Excellent trip in every way, brilliant diving and the guides were very experienceed and great at navigating all different dive sites and conditions, as well as being very knowledgeable about all the marine life (especially the mantas - which we saw quite alot of)

Also, the food was brilliant. 

Chloe Brockington
United Kingdom
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Excellent trip in every way...
 

Not our first trip to the Maldives, but our first trip to the Far South and our Free trip too 

Mantas, sharks -  especially the Zebra Shark of course always worth of a special mention. This time around learning from the Manta expert will help us in our future searches for those incredible creatures.

Brilliant trip, brilliant fun.. Thanks for everything.

Steve & Chris Magness
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Brilliant trip, brilliant fun.. Thanks

I was asked by my fellow divers on the boat to provide a farewell song, but with too short notice to actually sing it.

Here is my summary of the trip to be sung along with J.Joplins "Mercedes Benz"

Oh lord, won't you buy me a "Sea Spirit" trip

The crew is fantastic and so is the ship

Don't be so nasty and gimme a few quids

So Lord, won't you buy me a "Sea Spirit" trip

Cheerio and thanks, Tom. 

Tom Stroeter
Germany
Home Page Comment: 
The crew is fantastic and so is the ship..

This is our 2nd 12 day safari with Ann Marie and Matt doing the southern area. Each trip gets better AND the diving excellent.

Matt has recorded the dives on his superb blue ray video therefore we will always have these memories.. Keep up the good work.

The food as usual was excellent and the crew made OUR TRIP VERY ENJOYABLE AND RELAXING

We wish to thank the office crew at the head office of Maldives Scuba Worldwide for such brillian service especially the super salesman Graham.

 

Maureen & Reg Gin
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Each trip gets better and the diving excellent.

Imagine being the only Indian along with 6 British & 4 Germans as a dive group... it was FUN!

This was my first liveaboard with Scuba Travels WW & was a fantastic experience right from booking.

I must mention Chris Bell who made all attempts to suggest flights that would fit my schedule to welcome at the Male Airport.

Sea Spirit is a small boat with a big heart.. the crew is fabulous, the cruise directors (Anne-Marie & Matt) very freindly & knowledgeable.

And the diving was SUPERB!

Thank you for this wonderful trip - I'll be back 

Bansi Phansalkar
India
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Crew fabulous, diving was SUPERB. Thank you

Excellent trip in every way, brilliant diving and the guides were very experienceed and great at navigating all different dive sites and conditions, as well as being very knowledgeable about all the marine life (especially the mantas - which we saw quite alot of)

Also, the food was brilliant. 

Chloe Brockington
United Kingdom
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Excellent trip in every way...
Sea Queen SQ466 31 Aug 2014 12 days

The Maldives has long been my dream destination, and to have spent 12 days aboard the Sea Queen with such a magnificent crew, in an amazing environment, has truly been a diving trip of a lifetime.  From the smallest details of a handmade paper flower, to the mind-blowing spectacle of mantas and whalesharks, the Scuba Tours team have created an outstanding holiday, with memories I will treasure forever.  My sincerest thanks … until next time!  

Jan Haynes
New Zealand

I knew coming to the Maldives would be amazing but this 12 day livaboard has out done any expectation I had. The crew were so helpful and professional and the Diving was spectacular, I felt like every time we got in the water we saw something special whether it be whalesharks, eagle rays, manta rays, nurse sharks, reef sharks or the leaf fish. I had only done a few dives before I came and enjoyed up skilling myself on this trip. I can’t wait to come back! Also those peanut divers are a lot of fun! 

Amy Molver
New Zealand

What a blast!  Drift dives in “medium currents” rock!  So much fun and laughter.  How do you begin to say thank you to David and his wonderful team for taking us on an adventure of a lifetime.  The attentiveness, the oh so enjoyed dining experiences, the biggest smiles of help from Ali when struggling to unclip the joyously used new camera, Titi finding me a beautiful octopus and bizillions of other worldly creatures.   And the perfectly cued whale shark, manta rays and nurse sharks and and and …… OMG! 

Shuk-riyyaa big time dudes. Maria xxx Arohanui

Maria Horrocks
New Zealand

What an amazing trip! David and his crew made this experience of diving in the Maldives not just a pleasure but knew how to turn it into something very special. From mind blowing adventures with the whale shark and exciting diving with Mantas, in addition to a very fun night out with the sharks; each and every one of the 34 dives was excellent! We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and will take home lots of unforgettable memories and a desire to come back soon.  Thanks so much! 

Wayne and Heike
New Zealand

To say that the Maldives lived up to expectations is a major understatement. The diving has been spectacular, with Mantas and a whale shark topping my list of fantastic experiences.  The crew performed above and beyond the expected. What really impressed me was the strong team culture that was evident on board.  David performed excellently as cruise director, making our trip, one to remember.
We were so impressed with Sea Queen and the Maldives, that we will most certainly be back.
Thanks for making this trip so special.

Andrew & Anna
New Zealand
 

The Maldives has long been my dream destination, and to have spent 12 days aboard the Sea Queen with such a magnificent crew, in an amazing environment, has truly been a diving trip of a lifetime.  From the smallest details of a handmade paper flower, to the mind-blowing spectacle of mantas and whalesharks, the Scuba Tours team have created an outstanding holiday, with memories I will treasure forever.  My sincerest thanks … until next time!  

Jan Haynes
New Zealand

I knew coming to the Maldives would be amazing but this 12 day livaboard has out done any expectation I had. The crew were so helpful and professional and the Diving was spectacular, I felt like every time we got in the water we saw something special whether it be whalesharks, eagle rays, manta rays, nurse sharks, reef sharks or the leaf fish. I had only done a few dives before I came and enjoyed up skilling myself on this trip. I can’t wait to come back! Also those peanut divers are a lot of fun! 

Amy Molver
New Zealand

What a blast!  Drift dives in “medium currents” rock!  So much fun and laughter.  How do you begin to say thank you to David and his wonderful team for taking us on an adventure of a lifetime.  The attentiveness, the oh so enjoyed dining experiences, the biggest smiles of help from Ali when struggling to unclip the joyously used new camera, Titi finding me a beautiful octopus and bizillions of other worldly creatures.   And the perfectly cued whale shark, manta rays and nurse sharks and and and …… OMG! 

Shuk-riyyaa big time dudes. Maria xxx Arohanui

Maria Horrocks
New Zealand

What an amazing trip! David and his crew made this experience of diving in the Maldives not just a pleasure but knew how to turn it into something very special. From mind blowing adventures with the whale shark and exciting diving with Mantas, in addition to a very fun night out with the sharks; each and every one of the 34 dives was excellent! We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and will take home lots of unforgettable memories and a desire to come back soon.  Thanks so much! 

Wayne and Heike
New Zealand

To say that the Maldives lived up to expectations is a major understatement. The diving has been spectacular, with Mantas and a whale shark topping my list of fantastic experiences.  The crew performed above and beyond the expected. What really impressed me was the strong team culture that was evident on board.  David performed excellently as cruise director, making our trip, one to remember.
We were so impressed with Sea Queen and the Maldives, that we will most certainly be back.
Thanks for making this trip so special.

Andrew & Anna
New Zealand
Sea Queen SQ465 24 Aug 2014 7 days
Anne & Friends enjoying Scuba diving on MV Sea Queen

SUPER crew, GREAT diving, VERY enthusiastic and knowledgeable guides.

A great week. 

Anne Alsoer
Denmark
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SUPER crew, a great week
Sue Paterson enjoying the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

Thanks to Dave and Lisa and the crew for a great week.

You really looked after us and helped me celebrate my 50th birthday making the day and week very special.

Susan Paterson
United Kingdom
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A great week.. very special
 
Anne & Friends enjoying Scuba diving on MV Sea Queen

SUPER crew, GREAT diving, VERY enthusiastic and knowledgeable guides.

A great week. 

Anne Alsoer
Denmark
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SUPER crew, a great week
Sue Paterson enjoying the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

Thanks to Dave and Lisa and the crew for a great week.

You really looked after us and helped me celebrate my 50th birthday making the day and week very special.

Susan Paterson
United Kingdom
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A great week.. very special
Sea Queen SQ464 17 Aug 2014 7 days
Oyster Diving enjoying the scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

Thanks for a brilliant weeks diving. At least dave didnt have to do a naked dive as the mantas turned up. It has been brilliant and Jackie has really enjoyed herself being a non diver on board.

Best wishes - Melvin and Jackie Grant

 

We've had a brilliant week so thanks for making it so enjoyable, hope to see you again soon.

Best wishes - Mark and Simon

 

Thanks Dave and Lisa for a fab week and the dive tips are appreciated.

Jess and Trey

 

Thank you for organising everything so well and making it a trip of a lifetime, especially up close and personal with the Mantas. WOW!

Ian and Fiona

Oyster Diving Group
United Kingdom
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Brilliant Week, trip of a lifetime.
 
Oyster Diving enjoying the scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

Thanks for a brilliant weeks diving. At least dave didnt have to do a naked dive as the mantas turned up. It has been brilliant and Jackie has really enjoyed herself being a non diver on board.

Best wishes - Melvin and Jackie Grant

 

We've had a brilliant week so thanks for making it so enjoyable, hope to see you again soon.

Best wishes - Mark and Simon

 

Thanks Dave and Lisa for a fab week and the dive tips are appreciated.

Jess and Trey

 

Thank you for organising everything so well and making it a trip of a lifetime, especially up close and personal with the Mantas. WOW!

Ian and Fiona

Oyster Diving Group
United Kingdom
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Brilliant Week, trip of a lifetime.
Sea Spirit SS443 17 Aug 2014 12 days
Martin & Andrea enjoying scuba diving on MV Sea Spirit, the Maldives

Thank you for a fabulous safari again!

Sixth time in the Maldives with Scuba Tours, so you are obviously doing a good job keeping us happy.

The highlight of the trip has to be the Mantas - they were awesome.

20+ Mantas cleaning,playing in bubbles and a little bit of flirting what more could we have asked for.

Martin and Andrea Walmsley
United Kingdom
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20+ Mantas cleaning, playing in bubbles - AWESOME
 
Martin & Andrea enjoying scuba diving on MV Sea Spirit, the Maldives

Thank you for a fabulous safari again!

Sixth time in the Maldives with Scuba Tours, so you are obviously doing a good job keeping us happy.

The highlight of the trip has to be the Mantas - they were awesome.

20+ Mantas cleaning,playing in bubbles and a little bit of flirting what more could we have asked for.

Martin and Andrea Walmsley
United Kingdom
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20+ Mantas cleaning, playing in bubbles - AWESOME
Sea Spirit SS441 27 Jul 2014 10 days
Neil & Issi enjoying the pirate day on board MV Sea Spirit

Fantastic trip again, very professionally run by all involved.

We very much enjoyed benefitting from both Anne-Marie and Matt's expertise.

Thank you for a wonderful holiday

Neil & Issi Hodges
United Kingdom
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Fantastic trip again...
Gareth & Carolyn Hicks getting ready to scuba dive the Maldives on Mv Sea Spirit

To the tune of “Balls to your partner” (a rugby song)

Twelve amazing divers

On Sea-Spirit they met

With Anne-marie and Matt aboard

for a trip never to forget

Singing (refrain)

Pull on your wetsuit to make you feel alive

You’ve never had fun if you haven’t begun

To get in for a dive

 

Alan and Yolanda

Have travelled miles and miles

They’re off to Casablanca

Wearing beaming smiles

Jan has come from Switzerland

His English has been shon

He also speaks good German

Which we should really learn

Anna came from Norway

Travelling with her stick

She’s got a photo of everything

It’s been a clever trick

(refrain)

Anji came from Birmingham

I’m glad she’s on our side

She’s really loved the diving

But the mantas made her cry

Neil and Issi brought their flags

When they came along

We love them diving every dive

So I added them to the song

 

We saw a spotty whaleshark

When we were near the shore

I really liked to see it

Cos I haven’t seen one before

 

(refrain)

 

We wrote some songs

For every fish – that we saw in the blue

The Manta’s, sharks and turtles

Were swimming past two by two

 

The Captain’s been amazing

He’s driven us to our fate

The crew are all outstanding

So thank them all shipmates

 

The week has passed so quickly

It’s been a lot of fun

It’s over + it’s passed us by

Before it’s just begun

 

(refrain)

Matt has done the video

Filming in the deep

He’s made a copy for everyone

To take home and to keep

 

Anne-Marie has been the boss

We dived with her a lot

Would we dive with her again

Of course, yessssssss, why not ?

 

Anders, Al and Niklas,

From Sweden they have flown,

We love to share our holidays

We never go on our own

 

That only leaves the Hickses

Mrs H and me

We’ve loved the trip – so thank you all

We’ll see you in the sea

(refrain)

By Gareth Hicks

Gareth & Carolyn Hicks
United Kingdom
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We've loved the trip - so thank you all
Bladhs, getting ready to scuba dive in the Maldives on MV Sea Spirit

All's been said already.

Mantas, Whaleshark, Eaglerays and all the rest!

Great week as always.

Thanks so much.

Anders, Alison & Niklas Bladh
Sweden
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Mantas,Whaleshark, Eaglerays and all the rest...
 
Neil & Issi enjoying the pirate day on board MV Sea Spirit

Fantastic trip again, very professionally run by all involved.

We very much enjoyed benefitting from both Anne-Marie and Matt's expertise.

Thank you for a wonderful holiday

Neil & Issi Hodges
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Fantastic trip again...
Gareth & Carolyn Hicks getting ready to scuba dive the Maldives on Mv Sea Spirit

To the tune of “Balls to your partner” (a rugby song)

Twelve amazing divers

On Sea-Spirit they met

With Anne-marie and Matt aboard

for a trip never to forget

Singing (refrain)

Pull on your wetsuit to make you feel alive

You’ve never had fun if you haven’t begun

To get in for a dive

 

Alan and Yolanda

Have travelled miles and miles

They’re off to Casablanca

Wearing beaming smiles

Jan has come from Switzerland

His English has been shon

He also speaks good German

Which we should really learn

Anna came from Norway

Travelling with her stick

She’s got a photo of everything

It’s been a clever trick

(refrain)

Anji came from Birmingham

I’m glad she’s on our side

She’s really loved the diving

But the mantas made her cry

Neil and Issi brought their flags

When they came along

We love them diving every dive

So I added them to the song

 

We saw a spotty whaleshark

When we were near the shore

I really liked to see it

Cos I haven’t seen one before

 

(refrain)

 

We wrote some songs

For every fish – that we saw in the blue

The Manta’s, sharks and turtles

Were swimming past two by two

 

The Captain’s been amazing

He’s driven us to our fate

The crew are all outstanding

So thank them all shipmates

 

The week has passed so quickly

It’s been a lot of fun

It’s over + it’s passed us by

Before it’s just begun

 

(refrain)

Matt has done the video

Filming in the deep

He’s made a copy for everyone

To take home and to keep

 

Anne-Marie has been the boss

We dived with her a lot

Would we dive with her again

Of course, yessssssss, why not ?

 

Anders, Al and Niklas,

From Sweden they have flown,

We love to share our holidays

We never go on our own

 

That only leaves the Hickses

Mrs H and me

We’ve loved the trip – so thank you all

We’ll see you in the sea

(refrain)

By Gareth Hicks

Gareth & Carolyn Hicks
United Kingdom
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We've loved the trip - so thank you all
Bladhs, getting ready to scuba dive in the Maldives on MV Sea Spirit

All's been said already.

Mantas, Whaleshark, Eaglerays and all the rest!

Great week as always.

Thanks so much.

Anders, Alison & Niklas Bladh
Sweden
Home Page Comment: 
Mantas,Whaleshark, Eaglerays and all the rest...
Sea Spirit SS440 20 Jul 2014 7 days
Tony and Annaliza scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Spirit

What a fantastic week - amazing variety of dives and underwater experiences with a great balance of leisure time helped by the lovely sunshine.

Anne-Marie and Matt's knowledge of the Maldives, dive sites and Anne-Marie's passion for Mantas is incredible.

The Manta night dive is one which will stay with us forever.

AnnaLiza and Tony
United Kingdom
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What a fantastic week...
Tony & Annaliza on board MV Sea Spirit, the Maldives

Matt's video will be a fantastic reminder of the holiday in years to come and we are looking forward to sharing it with family and friends.

Thank you to Anne-Marie, Matt and all the crew for giving us such a great week.

I definitely recommend the trip and we hope to come back one day.

AnnaLiza and Tony
United Kingdom
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Definitely recommend the trip...
Agnese scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Spirit.

A great week, Anne-Marie and Matt are fantastic guides. The crew was very friendly and helpful all the time.

Marine life was just unbelievable...apart from the night dive with Mantas that is something I will remember forever, the other dives were all special in many different ways: Coral, loads of fish,sharks, eagle rays, turtles, wrecks, crustaceans, dolphins..Anne-Marie and Matt did a fantastic job at pointing out all different kinds of creatures and underwater wonders.

A wonderful experience, highly recommended for the friendly ambience, the excellent local knowledge of all dive sites, the size of the group, food... basically for everything.

Agnese
Maldives
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Great week, wonderful experience...
 
Tony and Annaliza scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Spirit

What a fantastic week - amazing variety of dives and underwater experiences with a great balance of leisure time helped by the lovely sunshine.

Anne-Marie and Matt's knowledge of the Maldives, dive sites and Anne-Marie's passion for Mantas is incredible.

The Manta night dive is one which will stay with us forever.

AnnaLiza and Tony
United Kingdom
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What a fantastic week...
Tony & Annaliza on board MV Sea Spirit, the Maldives

Matt's video will be a fantastic reminder of the holiday in years to come and we are looking forward to sharing it with family and friends.

Thank you to Anne-Marie, Matt and all the crew for giving us such a great week.

I definitely recommend the trip and we hope to come back one day.

AnnaLiza and Tony
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Definitely recommend the trip...
Agnese scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Spirit.

A great week, Anne-Marie and Matt are fantastic guides. The crew was very friendly and helpful all the time.

Marine life was just unbelievable...apart from the night dive with Mantas that is something I will remember forever, the other dives were all special in many different ways: Coral, loads of fish,sharks, eagle rays, turtles, wrecks, crustaceans, dolphins..Anne-Marie and Matt did a fantastic job at pointing out all different kinds of creatures and underwater wonders.

A wonderful experience, highly recommended for the friendly ambience, the excellent local knowledge of all dive sites, the size of the group, food... basically for everything.

Agnese
Maldives
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Great week, wonderful experience...
Sea Spirit SS439 13 Jul 2014 7 days
Jean-Marie and Robbie enjoying the scuba diving on MV Sea Spirit.

What a fantastic week we had on Sea Spirit - great diving and excellent company.

Particular thanks to the Manta Rays, Eagle Rays and Zebra Shark.  Also thanks to the crew - we were very well looked after.

See you again sometime.

Robbie & Jean
United Kingdom
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What a fantastic week on Sea Spirit ...
Chris up close and personal scuba diving with Mantas off MV Sea Spirit.

I had an absolutely fantastic experience on the Sea Spirit - Exceeding expectations in service and experience.

The crew directors and staff made the Maldives a location I will almost certainly frequent again in the near future.

You will not find a better guide to seek out the diverse and friendly sea life of the Maldives!

American Chris
United States of America
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Sea Spirit - Exceeding expectations in service & experience
Richard & Andrew scuba diving on MV Sea Spirit, the Maldives

We've had a wonderful time and seen amazing sights.

It has been great fun and the knowledge and help of the crew have made it memorable. Floating across the seas, looking at the life under the sea? Are there any better ways of spending a week?

 

Andrew & Richard
United Kingdom
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We've had a wonderful time and seen amazing sights...
 
Jean-Marie and Robbie enjoying the scuba diving on MV Sea Spirit.

What a fantastic week we had on Sea Spirit - great diving and excellent company.

Particular thanks to the Manta Rays, Eagle Rays and Zebra Shark.  Also thanks to the crew - we were very well looked after.

See you again sometime.

Robbie & Jean
United Kingdom
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What a fantastic week on Sea Spirit ...
Chris up close and personal scuba diving with Mantas off MV Sea Spirit.

I had an absolutely fantastic experience on the Sea Spirit - Exceeding expectations in service and experience.

The crew directors and staff made the Maldives a location I will almost certainly frequent again in the near future.

You will not find a better guide to seek out the diverse and friendly sea life of the Maldives!

American Chris
United States of America
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Sea Spirit - Exceeding expectations in service & experience
Richard & Andrew scuba diving on MV Sea Spirit, the Maldives

We've had a wonderful time and seen amazing sights.

It has been great fun and the knowledge and help of the crew have made it memorable. Floating across the seas, looking at the life under the sea? Are there any better ways of spending a week?

 

Andrew & Richard
United Kingdom
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We've had a wonderful time and seen amazing sights...
Sea Spirit SS438 6 Jul 2014 7 days
Penny enjoying her scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Spirit

We have just spent a lovely week on the Sea Spirit and wanted to say a few words to sum up how it was. This is our first trip on a liveaboard dive boat so we weren't completely sure what to expect.

We have around 50 dives prior to this week. As a slightly nervous diver I was concerned I might not be confident enough to make all the dives on the trip but in the end I went for everyone. 

This was thanks to Anne-MArie and Matt, who really know their stuff - their extensive knowledge of the marine life and their skill as divers made every dive a real treat.  There was a huge amount to see on every dive but the stand outs were the day and the night dives with Mantas which were amazing.

The hospitality on the boat is great and Thilak the chef turned out fantastic meals every day.

We'd like to say thank you to everyone on the crew, to Anne-Marie and Matt and also our fellow guests for making this a fantastic week.

Penny, Steve and Ellen
United Kingdom
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We have just spent a lovely week on Sea Spirit and ...
Jocelyn diving the Maldives on MV Sea Spirit

I had a fabulous week on the Sea Spirit and highly recommend this liveaboard!

Anne-Marie and Matt were incredible dive master hosts, with immense knowledge of the marine life in the Maldives and a genuine care for the area.

The trip was relaxed and very enjoyable.

Each dive site had its unique attributes, whether it was Mantas, Rays, Sharks, Nudibranchs, Variety of eels, schools of swarming fish, etc...

And, the night manta dive was absolutely magical!. I will cherish the video for years to come. Thank you!

 

Many thanks, also, to the entire boat crew for their help and fun during the week! They are a fun team and I hope to come back!

Jocelyn Rolley
United States of America
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I had a fabulous week on Sea Spirit and highly recommend...
 
Penny enjoying her scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Spirit

We have just spent a lovely week on the Sea Spirit and wanted to say a few words to sum up how it was. This is our first trip on a liveaboard dive boat so we weren't completely sure what to expect.

We have around 50 dives prior to this week. As a slightly nervous diver I was concerned I might not be confident enough to make all the dives on the trip but in the end I went for everyone. 

This was thanks to Anne-MArie and Matt, who really know their stuff - their extensive knowledge of the marine life and their skill as divers made every dive a real treat.  There was a huge amount to see on every dive but the stand outs were the day and the night dives with Mantas which were amazing.

The hospitality on the boat is great and Thilak the chef turned out fantastic meals every day.

We'd like to say thank you to everyone on the crew, to Anne-Marie and Matt and also our fellow guests for making this a fantastic week.

Penny, Steve and Ellen
United Kingdom
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We have just spent a lovely week on Sea Spirit and ...
Jocelyn diving the Maldives on MV Sea Spirit

I had a fabulous week on the Sea Spirit and highly recommend this liveaboard!

Anne-Marie and Matt were incredible dive master hosts, with immense knowledge of the marine life in the Maldives and a genuine care for the area.

The trip was relaxed and very enjoyable.

Each dive site had its unique attributes, whether it was Mantas, Rays, Sharks, Nudibranchs, Variety of eels, schools of swarming fish, etc...

And, the night manta dive was absolutely magical!. I will cherish the video for years to come. Thank you!

 

Many thanks, also, to the entire boat crew for their help and fun during the week! They are a fun team and I hope to come back!

Jocelyn Rolley
United States of America
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I had a fabulous week on Sea Spirit and highly recommend...
Sea Queen SQ460B 21 Jun 2014 10 days
Jason & Katrina enjoying the great scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

Fantastic hosts and crew coupled with fantastic diving. Two memorable night dives were the icing on the cake.

ScubaScuba are top of their game, we will definetely be coming back!

Jason Ayres
United Kingdom
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Fantastic hosts with fantastic diving....
Steve enjoying the scuba diving on MV Sea Queen.

Great diving with many happy memories.  Many thanks to Matt, Anne-Marie and the crew.

Would recommend diving with Scubascuba and look forward to my next visit.

 

Steve Patterson
United Kingdom
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Great diving with many happy memories..
Peter scuba diving the Maldives on Mv Sea Queen

As a Novice diver, I approached this trip with some trepidation. Once boarding the Sea Queen and meeting Anne-Marie, Matt and my fellow divers I realised what a laid back environment I was in.

The whole trip was efficiently and professionally organised and became one great experience.

The diving proved to be outstanding with many opportunites to see Manta's and sharks.

I cannot think how it would be possible to improve on this fantastic trip, many thanks to all involved.

Peter Brown
United Kingdom
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The diving proved to be outstanding..
 
Jason & Katrina enjoying the great scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

Fantastic hosts and crew coupled with fantastic diving. Two memorable night dives were the icing on the cake.

ScubaScuba are top of their game, we will definetely be coming back!

Jason Ayres
United Kingdom
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Fantastic hosts with fantastic diving....
Steve enjoying the scuba diving on MV Sea Queen.

Great diving with many happy memories.  Many thanks to Matt, Anne-Marie and the crew.

Would recommend diving with Scubascuba and look forward to my next visit.

 

Steve Patterson
United Kingdom
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Great diving with many happy memories..
Peter scuba diving the Maldives on Mv Sea Queen

As a Novice diver, I approached this trip with some trepidation. Once boarding the Sea Queen and meeting Anne-Marie, Matt and my fellow divers I realised what a laid back environment I was in.

The whole trip was efficiently and professionally organised and became one great experience.

The diving proved to be outstanding with many opportunites to see Manta's and sharks.

I cannot think how it would be possible to improve on this fantastic trip, many thanks to all involved.

Peter Brown
United Kingdom
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The diving proved to be outstanding..
Sea Queen SQ460A 15 Jun 2014 7 days
Anne & John on MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

Thank you for a memorable holiday.

Your knowledge and enthusiasm ensured that each and every dive was outstanding.

Thank you especially for the magial experiences of diving with Mantas and snorkelling with a Whale Shark.

The boat crew were great, their care and attention to detail was awesome and the food wonderful !

Anne Maw & John Llambias
United Kingdom
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Thank you especially for the magical experiences..
Janine & Brett in the Maldives

This was our first experience on a liveaboard and we are happy to say that we loved it, and will be back for more excellent diving next year.

In just one week we saw more marine life than anywhere else we have dived. All the crew were excellent and the trip was well organised and beyond our expectations.

We will miss the food and the Mantas x

Janine & Brett
Isle Of Man
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Our 1st Liveaboard and we loved it...
Jule & Earnie getting ready to scuba dive the Maldives on MV Sea Queen.

It was our first dive safari and we can say: it wasn't the last.

Thank you, Anne-Marie and Matt and whole crew.

We have enjoyed the dive trip as our holiday, we relaxed during this week so much. The best adventure was to watch the Whaleshark and the Manta at night.

We saw so many different fishes and corals. The service on the boat was beautiful.

The meals were delicious and the crew was very careful.

We can recommend this trip without doubt.

Jule & Earnie
Germany
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It was our 1st dive safari and we can say it wasn't the last
Scuba divers aboard Sea Queen enjoying excellent scuba diving

First trip to Maldives but not our first live-aboard.

Extremely impressed with the performance of the crew and the friendliness - full service dive/travel support which made it effortless for us.

Best veggie food (not to mention the superlative non-veggie food) on any trip we have ever done - really quite remarkable

Comfortable boat.

Excellent dive guiding and first rate diving.

Mark & Elspeth
United Kingdom
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Excellent dive guiding and first rate diving.
 
Anne & John on MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

Thank you for a memorable holiday.

Your knowledge and enthusiasm ensured that each and every dive was outstanding.

Thank you especially for the magial experiences of diving with Mantas and snorkelling with a Whale Shark.

The boat crew were great, their care and attention to detail was awesome and the food wonderful !

Anne Maw & John Llambias
United Kingdom
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Thank you especially for the magical experiences..
Janine & Brett in the Maldives

This was our first experience on a liveaboard and we are happy to say that we loved it, and will be back for more excellent diving next year.

In just one week we saw more marine life than anywhere else we have dived. All the crew were excellent and the trip was well organised and beyond our expectations.

We will miss the food and the Mantas x

Janine & Brett
Isle Of Man
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Our 1st Liveaboard and we loved it...
Jule & Earnie getting ready to scuba dive the Maldives on MV Sea Queen.

It was our first dive safari and we can say: it wasn't the last.

Thank you, Anne-Marie and Matt and whole crew.

We have enjoyed the dive trip as our holiday, we relaxed during this week so much. The best adventure was to watch the Whaleshark and the Manta at night.

We saw so many different fishes and corals. The service on the boat was beautiful.

The meals were delicious and the crew was very careful.

We can recommend this trip without doubt.

Jule & Earnie
Germany
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It was our 1st dive safari and we can say it wasn't the last
Scuba divers aboard Sea Queen enjoying excellent scuba diving

First trip to Maldives but not our first live-aboard.

Extremely impressed with the performance of the crew and the friendliness - full service dive/travel support which made it effortless for us.

Best veggie food (not to mention the superlative non-veggie food) on any trip we have ever done - really quite remarkable

Comfortable boat.

Excellent dive guiding and first rate diving.

Mark & Elspeth
United Kingdom
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Excellent dive guiding and first rate diving.
Sea Queen SQ459 1 Jun 2014 10 days
Tony scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

An amazing experience and wonderful adventure. 

"Close Encounters" truly lives up to the name, an unforgettable trip with a great crew and dive guides for whom nothing was too much trouble. I would advise that anyone considering this holiday has some experience in diving in currents to make the most of it.

Bring a decent camera - you'll certainly make the most of that too!!

Tony Mayes
United Kingdom
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An amazing experience and wonderful adventure.
 
Tony scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

An amazing experience and wonderful adventure. 

"Close Encounters" truly lives up to the name, an unforgettable trip with a great crew and dive guides for whom nothing was too much trouble. I would advise that anyone considering this holiday has some experience in diving in currents to make the most of it.

Bring a decent camera - you'll certainly make the most of that too!!

Tony Mayes
United Kingdom
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An amazing experience and wonderful adventure.
Sea Queen SQ458 25 May 2014 7 days
Liz & Martin scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

Our second trip with Scuba Tours and another really great holiday.

Excellent diving, food, company and service.

We will be back again.

Elizabeth & Martin Brooks
United Kingdon
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Our second trip with Scuba Tours, another great holiday
Brian scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen.

Roger & Lin are great dive guides and onboard hosts. They have a light touch that allows you to dive your own dive while always suggesting the best routes and methods.

Sea Queen may be small but has all the comforts you would hope for.

Shipboard life has been great, not least because of the attentive and caring crew. No report can miss out "Nitrox" the ships lovebird - no that isnt a euphanism!!!

That manta night dive was absolutely stunning.

Brian Scowcroft
United Kingdom
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Manta night dive was absolutely stunning.
Kathryn enjoying the scuba diving off MV Sea Queen

A wonderful, well organised trip.

The boat crew looked after us from dawn to dusk and the food was amazing. 

Roger & Lin made us so comfortable and enabled us to do the dives we wanted to.

So many sharks and mantas -  I will definetely be back. Thank you!

Kathryn Holdsworth
United Kingdom
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A wonderful, well organised trip
Helen and James blowing bubbles in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

The Sea Queen is a fantastic boat - everything you need and really comfortable but small enough for a personal, low impact dive experience.

Wonderful food, amazing crew and Lin & Roger made everyone feel at home.

The highlight of the trip was the manta night dive - up close and personal with three mantas by torchlight as they barrel-rolled for plankton. 

Helen and James Hector
United Kingdom
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Wonderful food, amazing crew.
 
Liz & Martin scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

Our second trip with Scuba Tours and another really great holiday.

Excellent diving, food, company and service.

We will be back again.

Elizabeth & Martin Brooks
United Kingdon
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Our second trip with Scuba Tours, another great holiday
Brian scuba diving in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen.

Roger & Lin are great dive guides and onboard hosts. They have a light touch that allows you to dive your own dive while always suggesting the best routes and methods.

Sea Queen may be small but has all the comforts you would hope for.

Shipboard life has been great, not least because of the attentive and caring crew. No report can miss out "Nitrox" the ships lovebird - no that isnt a euphanism!!!

That manta night dive was absolutely stunning.

Brian Scowcroft
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Manta night dive was absolutely stunning.
Kathryn enjoying the scuba diving off MV Sea Queen

A wonderful, well organised trip.

The boat crew looked after us from dawn to dusk and the food was amazing. 

Roger & Lin made us so comfortable and enabled us to do the dives we wanted to.

So many sharks and mantas -  I will definetely be back. Thank you!

Kathryn Holdsworth
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
A wonderful, well organised trip
Helen and James blowing bubbles in the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

The Sea Queen is a fantastic boat - everything you need and really comfortable but small enough for a personal, low impact dive experience.

Wonderful food, amazing crew and Lin & Roger made everyone feel at home.

The highlight of the trip was the manta night dive - up close and personal with three mantas by torchlight as they barrel-rolled for plankton. 

Helen and James Hector
United Kingdom
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Wonderful food, amazing crew.
Sea Queen SQ456 4 May 2014 10 days

Went on the Manta and Whaleshark Sea Queen trip in May 2014 and was not disappointed in spite of th SW Monsoon season having started. 

Only 5 guests so the boat was un-crowded. The holiday was a wonderful combination of a peaceful 10nights on the ocean away from it all, exciting diving with snorkelling with whalesharks and mantas.

The boat and diving program was well organised and flexible and the crew were highly efficient and gracious.

We saw loads of sharks, one whaleshark and several mantas in addition to the usual rich marine life.

The dive directors were pleasant and helpful on the boat and made every effort to organise a great trip.

Jan Tee
United Kingdom
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The holiday was a wonderful combination..
 

Went on the Manta and Whaleshark Sea Queen trip in May 2014 and was not disappointed in spite of th SW Monsoon season having started. 

Only 5 guests so the boat was un-crowded. The holiday was a wonderful combination of a peaceful 10nights on the ocean away from it all, exciting diving with snorkelling with whalesharks and mantas.

The boat and diving program was well organised and flexible and the crew were highly efficient and gracious.

We saw loads of sharks, one whaleshark and several mantas in addition to the usual rich marine life.

The dive directors were pleasant and helpful on the boat and made every effort to organise a great trip.

Jan Tee
United Kingdom
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The holiday was a wonderful combination..
Sea Queen SQ455 27 Apr 2014 7 days
Jeff enjoying the scuba diving off MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

Great cruise directors Roger & Lin, very helpful and accommodating. 

Crew were very good, all very friendly and helpful. Overall a great week, met and exceeded our expectations.

Second visit and would come again.

Jeffrey Demuth
United Kingdom
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Great week, met and exceeded our expectations.
Patricia scuba diving off MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

Nearly 10 years ago, I had a rather disappointing diving experience in the Maldives and it took me all these years to give the islands another chance.

The trip on Sea Queen changed my opinion of the Maldives as a dive destination.

The crew, Roger & Lin made sure that we had a brilliant time and got some fantastic diving.

All in all it was very fishy including lots of sharks, mantas, mobula, eagle ray, whale shark and many more.

I cant wait to come back for more.

 

Patricia Lorenz
Singapore
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Trip on Sea Queen changed my opinion of the Maldives....
 
Jeff enjoying the scuba diving off MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

Great cruise directors Roger & Lin, very helpful and accommodating. 

Crew were very good, all very friendly and helpful. Overall a great week, met and exceeded our expectations.

Second visit and would come again.

Jeffrey Demuth
United Kingdom
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Great week, met and exceeded our expectations.
Patricia scuba diving off MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

Nearly 10 years ago, I had a rather disappointing diving experience in the Maldives and it took me all these years to give the islands another chance.

The trip on Sea Queen changed my opinion of the Maldives as a dive destination.

The crew, Roger & Lin made sure that we had a brilliant time and got some fantastic diving.

All in all it was very fishy including lots of sharks, mantas, mobula, eagle ray, whale shark and many more.

I cant wait to come back for more.

 

Patricia Lorenz
Singapore
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Trip on Sea Queen changed my opinion of the Maldives....
Sea Queen SQ454 20 Apr 2014 7 days
Richard scuba diving off MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

Excellent trip with skilled and caring crew - Great diving.

Richard Green
United Kingdom
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Excellent trip...
 
Richard scuba diving off MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

Excellent trip with skilled and caring crew - Great diving.

Richard Green
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Excellent trip...
Sea Queen SQ453 6 Apr 2014 12 days
Jason & Anna on board MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

What a FANTASTIC time we had on Sea Queen.

The journey from Far South back to Male was truly exciting and felt nearly exploratory. Packed with exciting dives and wonderful company from Roger and Lin, it didnt feel like the usual holiday.

The boat is very comfortable, the food delicious, (you have a gem of a chef!) the crew were brilliant, friendly an exceptional team and Roger and Lin were incredible cruise directors. They took great measure to make sure we had the best dive conditions possible to be able to see sharks, mantas and everything else.

Roger and Lin are passionate about the underwater world and the briefings were really thorough as were the current checks to make sure we got the best conditions.

The really are an asset to the company and we hope they are still here when we return as we would love to dive with them again!

We are thoroughly impressed with the overal service from beginning to end with Scuba Tours and will continue to use and recommend to fellow divers.

Finally, Rogers video, what a wonderful memento which we will watch again and again, a very talented videographer!

Jason and Anna Kennedy
United Kingdom
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Far South to Male - Truly Exciting..
Rick, Leslee, Charles & Lyn in the Maldives

The crew were amazingly efficient and always smiling, offering that extra help, many thanks!

Lin and Roger kept everything on schedule, which I appreciate.

This journey will be talked about to everyone willing to sit and listen.  The perfect blend of casual mood and diver friendly understanding, professional, friendly, competent.

Enjoyed being treated as the advanced divers that everyone on the boat was, (30yrs of diving) yet never assumed that they were not responsible and responsive.

Great trip, we will be back. - Charles & Lyn

 

The boat staff were excellent. Took care of our every need with a smile. Dinners and lunches were delicious. 

Roger and Lin were personable and fun, we had a really great time. - Rick & Leslee

Charles and Lyn Granger
United States of America
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Great Trip, we will be back.
Pam & Glen enjoying the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

Great weather, smooth seas and excellent diving. Roger and Lin were the perfect hosts and were very approachable morning, noon and night.

The trip back from the Far South ran like clockwork and we always got 3 dives per day, sometimes 4.

A big well done to the crew and guides. See you next year! 

Glenn O'Dell
United Kingdom
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Great weather, smooth seas and excellent diving.
Richard and Jean enjoying the scuba diving on MV Sea Queen

Thank you for yet another memorable and enjoyable trip on the Maldives.

The crew has been first class, nothing too much trouble and always with a smile. Lin and Roger have taken us to interesting dive sites and shown us every courtesy.

Lin, in particular is never off the job but is patient, kind and helpful. They are an excellent pair of guides/hosts and defintely recommend to future guests.

Jean, Richard and Pam
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Thank you for yet another memorable trip..
 
Jason & Anna on board MV Sea Queen, the Maldives

What a FANTASTIC time we had on Sea Queen.

The journey from Far South back to Male was truly exciting and felt nearly exploratory. Packed with exciting dives and wonderful company from Roger and Lin, it didnt feel like the usual holiday.

The boat is very comfortable, the food delicious, (you have a gem of a chef!) the crew were brilliant, friendly an exceptional team and Roger and Lin were incredible cruise directors. They took great measure to make sure we had the best dive conditions possible to be able to see sharks, mantas and everything else.

Roger and Lin are passionate about the underwater world and the briefings were really thorough as were the current checks to make sure we got the best conditions.

The really are an asset to the company and we hope they are still here when we return as we would love to dive with them again!

We are thoroughly impressed with the overal service from beginning to end with Scuba Tours and will continue to use and recommend to fellow divers.

Finally, Rogers video, what a wonderful memento which we will watch again and again, a very talented videographer!

Jason and Anna Kennedy
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Far South to Male - Truly Exciting..
Rick, Leslee, Charles & Lyn in the Maldives

The crew were amazingly efficient and always smiling, offering that extra help, many thanks!

Lin and Roger kept everything on schedule, which I appreciate.

This journey will be talked about to everyone willing to sit and listen.  The perfect blend of casual mood and diver friendly understanding, professional, friendly, competent.

Enjoyed being treated as the advanced divers that everyone on the boat was, (30yrs of diving) yet never assumed that they were not responsible and responsive.

Great trip, we will be back. - Charles & Lyn

 

The boat staff were excellent. Took care of our every need with a smile. Dinners and lunches were delicious. 

Roger and Lin were personable and fun, we had a really great time. - Rick & Leslee

Charles and Lyn Granger
United States of America
Home Page Comment: 
Great Trip, we will be back.
Pam & Glen enjoying the Maldives on MV Sea Queen

Great weather, smooth seas and excellent diving. Roger and Lin were the perfect hosts and were very approachable morning, noon and night.

The trip back from the Far South ran like clockwork and we always got 3 dives per day, sometimes 4.

A big well done to the crew and guides. See you next year! 

Glenn O'Dell
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Great weather, smooth seas and excellent diving.
Richard and Jean enjoying the scuba diving on MV Sea Queen

Thank you for yet another memorable and enjoyable trip on the Maldives.

The crew has been first class, nothing too much trouble and always with a smile. Lin and Roger have taken us to interesting dive sites and shown us every courtesy.

Lin, in particular is never off the job but is patient, kind and helpful. They are an excellent pair of guides/hosts and defintely recommend to future guests.

Jean, Richard and Pam
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Thank you for yet another memorable trip..
Sea Spirit SS431 30 Mar 2014 12 days
Scuba divers having a great time in the Maldives on board MV Sea Spirit

I thoroughly enjoyed my recent dive trip to the Northern Atolls on Sea Spirit.

The crew, guides and diving companions were all excellent and made the entire trip an absolute pleasure from the start.

Thank you Anne-Marie and Matt for being such wonderful hosts and making this adventure the fantastic success that it was.

The diving was amazing, as always and never fails to amaze.

Thank you all

 

Craig Adamson
Ireland
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The diving was amazing..
Divers on holiday in the Maldives with Scuba Tours Worldwide

Our second trip to the Maldives in the past year diving from the Sea Spirit.

Great diving with an experienced crew and excellent guiding from Anne-Marie and Matt.

Allowing us the freedom to get the most from our photographic and video interests. We have been very well looked after from the excellent and plentiful food to the cleanliness and organisation on the boat.

Thanks all for a great break.

 

Keith Lyall & Jo Horrocs
United Kingdom
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Our second trip to the Maldives, Great diving
Scuba diver in the Maldives enjoying a dive safari on MV Sea Spirit

Great diving, great crew and great guides!

Another excellent Maldives adventure

Steve Harcher
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Another excellent Maldives Adventure..
Diver exploring an overhang in the Maldives

Never been on a Maldives Scuba Tours trip before and was persuaded to come by some previous guests who were also on this tour.

I am so glad I came - it has been a wonderful trip with excellent food, dive guiding and hosting and we saw only one other boat for a single dive in the entire trip.

We rather took it for granted that this would be the norm. Anne-Marie and Matt could not have put themselves out more on our behalf and I would thoroughly recommend a trip on this vessel.

 

Joss Woolf
United Kingdom
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Wonderful trip. I am so glad I came.
 
Scuba divers having a great time in the Maldives on board MV Sea Spirit

I thoroughly enjoyed my recent dive trip to the Northern Atolls on Sea Spirit.

The crew, guides and diving companions were all excellent and made the entire trip an absolute pleasure from the start.

Thank you Anne-Marie and Matt for being such wonderful hosts and making this adventure the fantastic success that it was.

The diving was amazing, as always and never fails to amaze.

Thank you all

 

Craig Adamson
Ireland
Home Page Comment: 
The diving was amazing..
Divers on holiday in the Maldives with Scuba Tours Worldwide

Our second trip to the Maldives in the past year diving from the Sea Spirit.

Great diving with an experienced crew and excellent guiding from Anne-Marie and Matt.

Allowing us the freedom to get the most from our photographic and video interests. We have been very well looked after from the excellent and plentiful food to the cleanliness and organisation on the boat.

Thanks all for a great break.

 

Keith Lyall & Jo Horrocs
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Our second trip to the Maldives, Great diving
Scuba diver in the Maldives enjoying a dive safari on MV Sea Spirit

Great diving, great crew and great guides!

Another excellent Maldives adventure

Steve Harcher
United Kingdom
Home Page Comment: 
Another excellent Maldives Adventure..
Diver exploring an overhang in the Maldives

Never been on a Maldives Scuba Tours trip before and was persuaded to come by some previous guests who were also on this tour.

I am so glad I came - it has been a wonderful trip with excellent food, dive guiding and hosting and we saw only one other boat for a single dive in the entire trip.

We rather took it for granted that this would be the norm. Anne-Marie and Matt could not have put themselves out more on our behalf and I would thoroughly recommend a trip on this vessel.

 

Joss Woolf
United Kingdom
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Wonderful trip. I am so glad I came.
Sea Spirit SS430 23 Mar 2014 7 days
Dan getting "photobombed by Vicki" in the Maldives

Being here on the back of STW's generous sponsorship of the BSOUP Splash-in; I can honestly say that the Maldives is an underwater photographer's heaven!

Under the expert guidance of Matt & Anne-Marie we had an amazing week and ticked all the marine wildlife boxes... and more! 

Can't wait to come back and would encourage everyone to try the Maldives on Sea Spirit :)

 

Dan Bolt
United Kingdom
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Underwater photographer's heaven !!
Terry getting "photobombed by Vicki" in the Maldives

Can't believe this was never on my hit list of places ! 

Awesome week diving in the Maldives.

Terence Griffiths
United Kingdom
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Awesome week diving in the Maldives
Ian & Jacky aboard MV Sea Spirit, the Maldives

Brilliant trip, just wonderful, the marine life was just spectacular, crew and boat fantastic as ever - Jacky

My first time in the Maldives, and I have to say I had a fabulous time.  The site briefings and experiences were fantastic and the crew service was faultless.

I'd be happy to recommend the boat and the company to anyone - Ian

Ian Diaper & Jacquelyn Morriss
United Kingdom
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Brilliant trip, Fabulous time in the Maldives
Adam & Victoria on board MV Sea Spirit, the Maldives

First time in the Maldives and a Non diver! 

Still managed to see everything on the tick list and more! Had an amazing time. The Maldives was something else, made even better with the expert knowledge and attentive crew, topped off with some fabulous cooking.

 

Victoria Davis
United Kingdom
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First time in the Maldive and a Non Diver
 
Dan getting "photobombed by Vicki" in the Maldives

Being here on the back of STW's generous sponsorship of the BSOUP Splash-in; I can honestly say that the Maldives is an underwater photographer's heaven!

Under the expert guidance of Matt & Anne-Marie we had an amazing week and ticked all the marine wildlife boxes... and more! 

Can't wait to come back and would encourage everyone to try the Maldives on Sea Spirit :)

 

Dan Bolt
United Kingdom
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Underwater photographer's heaven !!
Terry getting "photobombed by Vicki" in the Maldives

Can't believe this was never on my hit list of places ! 

Awesome week diving in the Maldives.

Terence Griffiths
United Kingdom
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Awesome week diving in the Maldives
Ian & Jacky aboard MV Sea Spirit, the Maldives

Brilliant trip, just wonderful, the marine life was just spectacular, crew and boat fantastic as ever - Jacky

My first time in the Maldives, and I have to say I had a fabulous time.  The site briefings and experiences were fantastic and the crew service was faultless.

I'd be happy to recommend the boat and the company to anyone - Ian

Ian Diaper & Jacquelyn Morriss
United Kingdom
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Brilliant trip, Fabulous time in the Maldives
Adam & Victoria on board MV Sea Spirit, the Maldives

First time in the Maldives and a Non diver! 

Still managed to see everything on the tick list and more! Had an amazing time. The Maldives was something else, made even better with the expert knowledge and attentive crew, topped off with some fabulous cooking.

 

Victoria Davis
United Kingdom
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First time in the Maldive and a Non Diver

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