Tasik Ria Dive Resort

Very Affordable, High Quality Beach Resort…
The only PADI 5 Star Manado resort to use high quality, comfortable diving boats to explore the islands of the Bunaken marine park. The Red Sea style boats offer plenty of space and comfort for the trips to the dive sites and for lunch between dives.

Rooms: 34
Diving in: Manado and Bunaken
Dive type: Boat dives
Divers: Max. 40

With qualified divemasters to guide you, a service sadly missing from the other Manado diving resorts, Eco-Divers at Tasik Ria represents the most professional diving outfit in the area and clearly stands head and shoulders above the rest.

An international standard beach resort with excellent, modern facilities – two pools and well appointed rooms, the resort offers high quality at a great price. Families will love the pools and other entertainment and adults can enjoy a relaxing body treatment at the spa. After dinner you can unwind with a few drinks at the Jetty Bar, looking out across the islands of the park.

There is also a wider menu than many other local resorts can offer, with a large buffet selection as well as an international a la carte menu. The range of facilities at Tasik Ria means this Manado Resort is ideal for couples, friends and families, appealing to both divers and non-divers alike.

Rooms, Beds, Bathrooms, Views…
There are 14 sea view bungalows or 20 poolside rooms with white tile floors. All are doubles or twins with extra beds and family rooms available. All accommodations boast impressive fixtures and furnishings.

All the bungalows and rooms have:

  • Individual control air-conditioning and fans
  • Private bath and shower with hot water
  • Towels, tolietries and hairdryer
  • Satellite TV and international telephone
  • Minibar, tea and coffee making facilities
  • Veranda
  • Personal safe
  • Round two-pin power sockets
  • Room service (10:00 – 22:00 hrs)
Diving Details…
Tasik Ria resort has boat diving at the five islands that make up the Bunaken National Park, as well as some interesting dives close to the resort on the Manado shoreline, and trips further afield to the Lembeh Strait.

The dive boats feature:

  • Cruise speed 12 knots
  • 12-16m fibreglass hull
  • Maximum of 15 divers per boat
  • Dive deck with steel ladders
  • Kit up area, toilet & shower
  • Saloon, sundeck & shaded area
  • Rinse tank & camera table

Daily departures are at 08:00 hrs, returning around 17:00 hrs. There are three boat dives per day before returning to the resort.

Meet at the pier where your equipment will already be on board one of the three spacious and modern dive boats. Relax in the sun, shade or indoor saloon during the journey across to Bunaken. Take a hot shower, dry off with a towel, have refreshments between dives, with lunch served in the dining area. No need to lug your gear off the boat and wash it, that’s all taken care of.

Dive boat trips include qualified divemasters, as well as lunch, drinking water, coffee, tea, fruit, towels and a dive computer. Boat journey time is around one hour.

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