Accommodation & Food

Accommodation

We can support you to find and book accommodation close to the dive center.

Patra Homestay around 100 metres from Bluemotion Dive Center, has 14 clean rooms with TV, air conditioning, shower and toilet. The homestay has wifi as well. Rooms can be booked through us for 250.000- 300.000 IDR per night, breakfast included. You can find some pictures and ratings here.
Please notice: Patra Homestay does not have hot water.

Crecia Hotel is close to the airport, so around 5 mins by car from our dive center. It has an own restaurant and a supermarket next to it. The rooms have a western-standard bathroom, TV, wifi & air-conditioning. The price per night incl. breakfast is 305.000- 330.000 IDR.

 

MOMOA Guesthouse by Michael is 5-10 mins by car from our dive center. There are 3 rooms available.
A fan room with separate bathroom is 150.000 IDR per night and an air-conditioned room with separate bathroom is 250.000 IDR per night.
There is wifi available and breakfast is included in the room rate.

 

Michael is very knowledgeable about the island and a good host, so any  traveling information for the area of Maluku will be included for free.

 

The Natsepa Resort is suitable for everybody who is looking for a more luxurious stay. It is located on the other side of the island around 30 mins by car from our dive center. You will find all information and the room rates on their website: http://thenatsepa.com

In Kota Ambon you can find many hotels of various standards. Info and bookings are available online. Most hotels include breakfast in their tariff, and many have their own restaurants. In the city are many cafes and food stalls, where you can discover the variety of Indonesian food. Transfer to Bluemotion Dive Centre from the city is easily arranged and takes 30-60 minutes by car – depending on the traffic.


Food

Bluemotion offers western snacks, coffee and refreshments. Lunch and local snacks can be obtained from surrounding shops. We also offer our dive guest to join our lunch at the dive base – please just let us know you want to join one day in advance. Ambon food specialities include smoked fish (ikan bakar), fruit salad with spicy sweet-sour sauce (rujak) and fruity creations with ice cream (es pisang ijo).


Transfer

We can organize airport pick up for you. The usual price to Crecia Hotel and Patra Homestay is 75.000 IDR per car.

In order to be able to organize pick up, please let us know your flight ID and arrival time at least 72 hours before your arrival.