As you might expect from a ship of the famed brand of breathtaking boutique resorts the world over, Alila Purnama is a sublime combination of authentic connections, sustainable living and awe-inspiring experiences that provides passengers the space to think, breathe and restore, and discover the exhilarating, the unknown, and the extraordinary on once-in-a-lifetime journeys to Raja Ampat, Komodo Island,Cenderawasih Bay, Maumere or Ambon, that will stay with you forever.
The 46-metre-long Alila Purnama, with its 16-strong crew including a spa therapist, a private chef, leisure concierge and a dive guide, consists of three decks and has been built by hand in the traditional style of a Phinisi, as used by the Bugis seafarers from south Sulawesi in Indonesia. In keeping with Alila’s emphasis on style and sustainability, the furniture throughout the boat is custom-made from teak, rattan and other locally sourced materials from Indonesia, integrating the natural, physical, and cultural elements of its environment for an immersive voyage like no other.
Life On Board
The five well-appointed luxury suites—including one indulgent master suite—are all air-conditioned with queen-size beds, en-suite bathrooms with shower, separate toilet, double wardrobes and writing desk. The Sriwijaya Master Suite is expansively designed with large, wraparound windows offering 180-degree views of the ever-changing landscape, and boasts a bathroom with bathtub and double vanity, as well as a private balcony and large sundeck with daybed and deckchairs.
Elsewhere there’s an air-conditioned library with TV and computer, the Majapahit Saloon—an air conditioned indoor bar lounge-cum-dining area with seating for up to 10 people— and plenty of space outside on the outdoor deck to unwind and enjoy the views from the oversized day beds shaded by umbrellas—perfect for relaxing day or night and enjoying the fresh sea breezes. And with a spa therapist aboard the vessel, guests can succumb to the soothing pleasures of a signature Alila massage onboard or on a nearby private beach.
Guests can dine at their leisure in the aforementioned air-conditioned dining room or on the outdoor deck, where there’s even an onboard barbecue. Meals and an extensive list of non-alcoholic beverages are all-inclusive while alcoholic beverages including wines, beers and cocktails are available for an additional charge.
There’s also complimentary WiFi access on board, enabling guests to upload their trip photos on a daily basis, but this is subject to availability, depending upon the satellite connectivity and technical conditions.
Explore the endless waters your way with the help of Alila Purnama’s on board Leisure Concierge. The team is equipped with local insights and know-how to create unique and unforgettable experiences. For those with a taste for adventure there is a pair of two-person sea kayaks, two stand up paddle boards, water skis, snorkeling and diving equipment including nitrox, inflatable toys including a five-person banana boat and two-person biscuit. Yoga, visiting local villages, picnic lunches, and BBQ dinners on a hurricane lantern-lit beach are among the many other pursuits on offer.
Alila Purnama also has a fully certified and licensed PADI dive center, catering for all levels of divers, and offering a range of courses ranging from introductory Open Water Diver to over 16 specialties, including Enriched Air Nitrox, Deep Dive, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Drift, Underwater Naturalist and Night Diving, making it a diving destination for beginners and professionals alike looking to experience the incredible underwater wonders of the Coral Triangle.
Embark on a bespoke learning journey and destination experience of a lifetime as you experience an unprecedented level of private space, crafted artisanship, and personalized hospitality. Savor flavors of the local cuisine, enhance your well-being through ancient healing arts and the thrill of adventure sports, and re-discover the luxury of living aboard the alluring Alila Purnama.