MV Samata

MV Samata

Explore the hidden depths of the Indonesian archipelago aboard an elegant Phinisi yacht

Handcrafted in 2006 on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, Samata combines traditional Phinisi design with contemporary European styling. The yacht boasts three decks, including a sun deck, diving deck and private deck for the master suite.

Every detail of your cruise, from the gourmet dining to the luxury linen, is taken care of. Tailored activities, refined dining and superb service combine with the little luxuries of home for an unforgettable experience. This truly is the voyage of a lifetime.

The cruise is entirely exclusive to you. Over your morning coffee you can discuss the days ahead and plan with the skipper – it’s your experience and the itinerary is arranged completely to your desires. Whether you want to explore the beaches, deep sea dive or spend the day being pampered in the luxury spa – the day is yours to design.

With a master suite, four deluxe suites, and a crew of 14. The interior cabin is equipped with an indoor dining area, leather lounges with a reading library, and a television with on demand viewing.

The main deck features dining tables which convert to outdoor daybeds, sun lounges, and side tables.



  • 42 metres from bow to stern, Samata boasts three decks, open-plan living and modern amenities.
  • 1 Master Suite and 4 VIP suites (3 double bedroom and 1 twin bedroom) with a capacity of 10 guests.


  • All diving including the services of an experienced and qualified dive master
  • Land excursions
  • All beverages (espresso, tea, soft drinks, beer, alcoholic beverages and wine)
  • Gourmet cuisine (breakfast, lunch, snacks, dinner)
  • Gourmet coffee
  • Homemade bread and ice cream
  • Harbour fees
  • Park entrances
  • Conservation fees
  • Beach visits
  • Private masseur services throughout the cruise
  • Water sports (wake-boarding, kayaking, stand up paddle board, The Donut – it is an inflatable tube that we pull behind the boat, snorkeling and fishing)
  • Return transfers from the airport/ hotel to yacht