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Wakatobi Dive Resort

5 stars

Wakatobi, Far East & Australia

For your diving & liveaboard holiday to Wakatobi - Indonesia, the deluxe Wakatobi Dive Resort is located on a pristine, tropical island beach with excellent house reef diving, unlimited shore diving, liveaboard options all with outstanding levels of service and accommodation.

On a beautiful tropical island beach in the remote and peaceful Wakatobi archipelago in the Banda Sea and reached by private charter flight (2.5 hrs) from Bali.

An intimate, eco-friendly luxury resort with 26 spacious and elegantly furnished bungalows and villas all with airconditioning, a kingsize or twin beds, desk with internet access, mini-bar, safe, en-suite shower & wc and balcony with lounge chairs. Palm Bungalows with garden views are just behind the Ocean bungalows. Ocean Bungalows are directly on the beach with superb sea views. Villas are more luxurious and spacious offering secluded privacy, some with their own infinity pool, have a huge porch with comfortable lounge beds and private outdoor shower.

The Restaurant offers a premier dining experience with first class service in a relaxed yet elegant setting, serving an international blend of Indonesian delicacies with dishes from around the world, 3 bars, spa, boutique and dive centre.

Unlimited beach diving and three boat dives per day tank/weights are included. First class dive facilities with quality equipment rental, camera room, Nitrox and rebreathers available. More than 43 dives sites within a short distance of the resort. An excellent house reef which can be dived day and night.

Prices (7 nights) from:  Low   High 
Wakatobi Dive Resort  £2759  £2929 


Fact File

Diving Conditions

House Reef Shore Diving Boat Diving Liveaboard Wreck Diving Tech Diving






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Average Air temps: 26-30°C

Average Water temps: 26-30°C

Visibility: 20-50m. Average 35m

Top Dive Sites: Choice of over 50 sites including Tanjung Patok (over 400 species alone!), Brian's Choice (critters & corals), Teluk Maya, Liabale (ravines, caverns & overhangs). Liveaboard diving to Tomia Island - Cheeky Beach and Asphalt Pier (muck diving), Tanjung Baturtoro (sheer cliffs & caves). All manner of exotic & rare marine life - a photographers paradise!

Great Reasons to Dive in Wakatobi

  • World Class diving & pristine tropical reefs
  • Walls, drop offs caverns.
  • Brilliant coloured soft corals & macro life
  • 4m long house reef - unlimited & night diving.
  • Luxury dive yacht for cruising outer reefs & atols.
  • Nitrox, Tech & deep diving
  • Gentle & fast drift dives.
  • Luxury diving resort.



Dive Holidays Sportif

Sportif Dive is a specialist tour operator offering a wide range of diving holidays all over the world. Our choice of destinations is extensive from established locations in the Red Sea, Maldives, Caribbean and the Far East to the exotic and unusual such as Rodrigues Island in the Indian Ocean, Wakatobi, Truk, Palau, South America & the Pacific. Whether you are looking to for a Learn to Dive course, group expedition or trip of a lifetime we can help. With over 30 years experience and a personal approach, we can advise on the ideal location to suit your needs, at a price to suit your budget.

Our extensive knowledge of the destinations means we can recommend the right location for you. Our diving centres are selected for their excellent standards of service and safety. Whatever your priority, whether starting out or wishing to dive a technically challenging site we can recommend a range of options offering the best diving for when you wish to travel. We can organise all your travel arrangements for you, pre-book equipment and diving packages in advance to maximise your time when you get there.

As an independent tour operator, we select only the hotels, liveaboards and diving centres that offer the best standards and quality of service but at the right price. Without the overheads of a large mass market operator, we can offer the best value diving holidays often with great discounts and special offers.

Our consultants have many years experience in travel and are divers. They are able to closely match your needs and take time to recommend from a carefully selected range of accommodation and diving packages. With first hand knowledge, they are passionate about diving and travel and providing the perfect holiday for you.

Sportif also have a specialist multisport division offering instruction and rental packages for windsurfing, kitesurfing and surfing. Our specialist centres are located in some of our diving resorts, often minutes from the Dive Centre for easy coordination of activities. Packages offered included taster and learn to right through to intensive coaching weeks up to expert level. Children can start from 8 years.

Sportif Dive are an ATOL bonded operator which means that every element of your holiday is secure. With the worry of disruption to your holiday plans from weather disruption or airline failure you can be sure that we will be there to help every step of the way.