We are proud to be an eco-conscious resort and consider the environmental and socio-economical effect of every aspect of our operation. We believe that we have a job to do regarding how people view the ocean and the communities that surround it. We want to change the dive industry and leave every guest sincerely understanding the impact of humankind’s activities, no matter where we may live. All of this, whilst not compromising on the quality of the equipment, service and experience at our resort and dive operations. We truly believe in ONE PLANET, ONE OCEAN, ONE COMMUNITY.
Meridian Adventure Marina Club and Resort Waisai, is the perfect base from which to enjoy your incredible, amazing and unbelievable Raja Ampat experiences. Wake up refreshed in one of the modern, air conditioned resort rooms, or step straight on to the marina from your very own private yacht, before enjoying a sumptuous breakfast beside the pool. If culture is what you love to immerse yourself in, then choose one of our Homestay Dive Adventures and start your day as the locals do. Hike up the nearest mountain, sink your feet in the sand or let one of our high-tech purpose-built dive boats transport you with style and speed to each new adventure. Where the azure blue sea envelops you in the wonder of the undersea world that makes Raja Ampat famous.
As a PADI Five Star Resort, scuba divers will enjoy the most outstanding and professional service, synonymous with both the PADI and Meridian Adventure names. Whether it is as a certified diver experiencing the world’s most diverse fringing coral reefs, or participating in a PADI scuba program, you will leave with memories to last a lifetime.
Raja Ampat is the literal crossroads for the Indian and Pacific Ocean species, having the greatest coral reef biodiversity for its size in the world. With so many of the world’s reefs destroyed or suffering catastrophic decline, safeguarding this treasure both above and below the water is our mission.
Raja Ampat is a stunning tropical paradise often referred to as “diving’s final frontier”. It has the highest known concentration and diversity of marine life on earth, with 80% of all the world’s coral species, more than 1300 species of fish, 6 of the world’s 7 marine turtle species and 27 varieties of marine mammal. Meridian Adventure Dive offers you a wide selection of dive sites, easily accessible with our high-speed boats. All in the pristine marine metropolis where manta rays glide, whale sharks breed, sperm whales feed, turtles lay eggs and tropical fish dazzle you with their spectacular array of colours.
“We are dedicated to delivering amazing scuba diving experiences on behalf of our associated dive partners worldwide.“
We are committed to support the local community by bringing sustainable tourism. In Raja Ampat we aim to help the community obtain the revenue stream that allows them to become the custodians of the regions wild heritage. We are resolved to making a positive contribution to conservation of the ocean waters and marine eco systems worldwide. As a part of our conservation initiative we practice trying to avoid the use of single-use plastics, we promote sustainable fishing, we grow our own produce to eliminate unnecessary packing materials, we commit to regular beach and mangrove clean-ups to set the example for the community, and by showcasing the underwater beauty of Raja Ampat, we hope that our guests go home convinced that lifestyle choices can make a meaningful impact in the long-term health of our oceans.