Multi award winning operator Pearl Sea Coastal Cruises operate luxury small vessel Kimberley Quest II, custom-built to explore the remote Kimberley region. Available for groups, individuals, and exclusive private charter, Kimberley Quest II offers a professional and personalised service and scenic, fishing and exploration adventures with experienced Kimberley expedition guides. All Kimberley Quest II cruises cater for adults of all ages and levels of fitness and expeditions are tailored to suit individual needs. Sit back and unwind amongst the tranquil surroundings or participate in every excursion, you can do as much or as little as you like – the choice is yours.
Size of vessel: 25 metres in length
Maximum number of guests: 18
Number of crew: 6
Cabin configuration: 9 Cabins – Top Deck Fly bridge Cabin (1), Main Deck Superior (2), Lower Deck Double (4), Lower Deck Twin (2).
Accommodation onboard comprises of 9 cabins each with private ensuites, hairdryers, 240 volt power (suitable for charging cameras), individual air-conditioning, viewing windows, mini-refrigerators and are serviced daily. Storage in each cabin consists of a small closet with hanging facilities, cupboard and storage underneath your bed.
Twin Cabins – located on the lower deck, featuring a king size single bed with an additional single bed above and small porthole window.
Double Cabins – also located on the lower deck, have a double bed with an additional single bed above and porthole window.
Superior Cabins - located on the main deck and feature a queen bed and large viewing window.
Fly bridge Cabin – the only guest cabin located on the upper deck, featuring a queen size walk around bed and large viewing window.
The Kimberley Quest II is designed for relaxing and exploring the Kimberley coastline in comfort and style, it is fully air-conditioned and features a spa, sundeck with sun lounges located on the bow of the vessel, indoor and shaded outdoor alfresco areas, a large outdoor entertaining area and an indoor lounge/dining area fully equipped with a plasma television, DVD and CD player, Ipod dock and Bose surround sound system. A selection of music, films, documentaries, cards and board games are also available for your enjoyment.
An extensive onboard library includes a fantastic array of Kimberley reference books and general interest novels, otherwise sit with the Captain at the wheelhouse and learn more about the Kimberley outback, or study your cruise route on the navigational viewing system. Onboard satellite phone, fascmile and internet facilities are also available for use at an additional cost. Stewardesses are on hand to do your laundry at no extra charge.
3 excursion tenders are used for daily adventures with skipper and knowledgeable guide. Kimberley Quest II also has its own helipad for transfers and optional scenic heli flights. Alcoholic drinks can be pre ordered before your cruise or BYO (weight restrictions do apply on some cruises), 24 hour Tea and Coffee station.
Included in your cruise are all excursions (tender rides, fishing, discovering rock art, bushwalking, bird watching and nature viewing), gourmet cuisine prepared by your talented onboard chef, 24 hour Tea/Coffee station, complimentary soft drinks and fruit juices and transfers. If you are cruising on a 7 night Southern or Northern Quest expedition, a spectacular helicopter flight over the Mitchell Falls and a scenic transfer flight are included.