42m | 5 CABINS | 14 CREW
Handcrafted in 2006 by master shipwrights in Sulawesi, Samata gracefully takes guests to Indonesia's most beautiful regions.

Voyage in Style

Samata’s traditional phinisi architecture is accentuated with French interior design across her five cabins and contemporary styling to create a gorgeous blend of old world charm with modern amenities.

Offering tailored activities, sophisticated dining and exemplary service, Samata takes guests on exceptional voyages in comfortable elegance.

Remarkable Comforts

Equipped with a master suite and four deluxe suites, Samata comfortably accommodates groups of up to 10. All suites feature the finest linens, large wardrobes and on-demand TVs. Samata’s master suite is fitted with a king-size bed that is surrounded with panoramic windows, a private outdoor deck with sun lounge, large ensuite facilities, and a white leather sofa. Each of the four deluxe suites feature queen-sized beds, ensuite facilities, a writing desk, and a leather sofa which may be converted into a bed for children or additional guests.

Cuisine & Leisure

Convertible al fresco dining tables on the main deck can also be set up as daybeds and sun loungers when not in use at meal times, while a sun deck above the dining area features four luxurious daybeds for relaxing and soaking in the views. Samata’s interior dining and lounge space features a large dining table with leather seating and a spacious entertainment area, complete with a leather sofa, reading library, and on-demand TV. When it comes to dining, menus are specially designed to fit guest preferences, and guests will be treated to sumptuous daytime picnics and evening beach BBQs on surrounding islands.

Dazzling Sights

The archipelagos of Komodo National Park, the Banda Islands and Raja Ampat boast the richest marine biodiversity in Indonesia along with magnificent landscape scenery. A voyage on Samata to any one of these stunning regions is to experience the abundant wonders of wild Indonesia while cruising in supreme comfort and pleasure. Whether the goal is wildlife sightings, living history lessons, or simply taking time to recharge and reconnect among pristine tropical environs, charters on Samata are adventures with exceptional taste.

The Best of Land and Sea

Designed for maximum pleasure both above and below the sea, Samata is able to offer guests any number of water activities, including diving, snorkelling, kayaking, wakeboarding, tubing, and fishing watersports. Inland exploits include Komodo dragon tours, volcano and waterfall treks, and visits to local villages and historic colonial sites. Samata is fully equipped for divers of all levels, and expert instructors offer on-board certification and design dives to suit all abilities and requests. Samata’s crew also includes an onboard photographer and masseuse for that extra level of service.


General seasons, subject to change, repositioning fees may apply
April - September
Komodo National Park
USD $ 4,050 / night*
October and April
Spice Islands & Banda Sea
USD $ 4,575 / night*
November - March
Raja Ampat
USD $ 4,575 / night*
*Base rate is for 2 guests. Each additional guest incurs a charge of $340 per person per night. Rates subject to 10% VAT


  • All meals and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Service of the crew and cruise director
  • Activities and use of all water sports equipment
  • Diving for certified divers
  • Airport transfers to and from port
  • National park fees
  • Private masseur services throughout the cruise


  • Alcoholic beverages
  • PADI dive certification courses
  • Dive equipment
  • Nitrox
  • Dive insurance
  • Trip cancellation insurance
  • Medical and evacuation insurance
  • Repositioning fees
  • Crew gratuities
"A big thank you to the whole crew on board Samata. You were all so gracious + kind and helped make our stay is a memorable one. Fantastic snorkeling + some beautiful paddling. Kids had a blast – especially tubing ☺ we made some great memories here in Komodo. Happy time on a happy boat! Please know we will always remember you!"
Samata Charter Guest
"To the Samata crew, Thank you for an unforgettable experience. From the delicious foods, to the friendly service, to the clean boat, the amazing snorkel trips, kayak rides, and tubing, everything was perfect. Everyone did a fantastic job. We enjoyed our time with all of you and will think our time on The Samata often, Thank You!"
Samata Charter Guest
"Thank You! Samata crew for a wonderful week in Komodo. The food was amazing and thank you for the vegetarian options. We loved the snorkeling and diving and being able to see a whole new world under the sea. We hope we can come back soon! With love from Mexico!"
Samata Charter Guest
"Awesome, magic moments, excitement, adventure with a large amount of fun. All enjoyed on our 2nd excursion on Samata. Delicious food, welcome smoothie and the ‘odd’ sundowner shared in excellent company"
Samata Charter Guest
"Had really high expectations for this trip – All surpassed. Was absolutely amazing! Crew were brilliant and really appreciate the wonderful service in particular. Thank you for great dives. Feeling for more confident and excited for the next trip!"
Samata Charter Guest
"To all the crew. You were superb and always smiling. Especially thank you to Heikki for keeping the British bulldog so firmly on a lead! Great patience shown there!"
Samata Charter Guest


General Information




42m (138ft)


up to 10


7.5m (25ft)


5 (1 master, 4 doubles)


3m (10ft)



Cruising Speed:

7 knots

Water Sports


4 x units

Tender 1:

Custom fiberglass tender

Sea Kayaks:

2 x units

Tender 2:

Custom RIB tender

Dive Shop:

Assorted equipment for up 10


Waterskis, wakeboard, towable donut

Your Private Charter on Samata

Samata is a supremely comfortable and beutifully furnished yacht with excellent capabilities catering to diving. She is suitable for varying group sizes due to a variable pricing structure, offering excellent value for this level of yacht and service.

To discuss planning the ultimate itinerary on Samata, please get in touch.


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