SAMARA LIVEABOARD

About us

We want to make you journey to the Komodo National Park an exeptional Experience

journey to the komodo national park

ABOUT US

A story about us

When Fresa Amalia had the opportunity to visit Labuan Bajo back in 2012 to discover the beauty and the wild life of Komodo Islands, she immediately fell in love. Thus she decided to gather all the experience and knowledge she gained to share it to people in a way that would make her truly happy. She believes that exploring the islands of Komodo will enrich you with an experience that will last for your whole life.

Started at 2013, we are one of the pioneers in Komodo sailing and continue to take people on an unforgettable journey to the Komoda National Park as well as an escape from the hustle and bustle of city and everyday life-with our unique homey-style of sailing, making Samara your home at sea. We pride ourselves on providing the best, most comfortable sailing trips you will ever experience.

FRESA AMALIA
FOUNDER & DIRECTOR

Fresa is the founder and director of Samara Liveaboard and Floresrunaway, she experienced the beauty and wild life in Komodo back during her visit on 2012. She is involves from the very beginning of Samara building until now. Fresa is now more focusing on keeping the operational quality, branding and marketing. 

LAIKA RANI
SALES MANAGER

Laika really has the passion to assist and discuss with you about your sailing plan. When you discuss about your sailing plan with her, then you are in the right hand.  She is the one you will frequently in-touch with. She joined the team since early 2019. She delivers our best sailing package to you and many more people out there to experience a wonderful sailing trip with the most well-maintained wooden Phinisi in Labuan Bajo.

EMANNUEL WADHI
OPERATIONAL MANAGER

His passion to always makes sure everything in place for your unforgettable sailing trip has been at its peak. Emannuel is a wonderful local man which help Fresa with all the operational things since 2014 until now. His leadership is acknowledge by all the crew and most people in Labuan Bajo.

WILHELMUS WAGUT
CAPTAIN SAMARA I

Willy is a responsible man behind the Samara I wheel for every trip. He joined the team since 2018. His mission is always to safely lead the cruise, keep everyone safe and comfortable during the sailing trip. He has a good cooperation with his crew members to make his mission completed.

STEFANUS DHAWU
CAPTAIN SAMARA II

Thanks to his knowledge of even the most remote area in Labuan Bajo and surroundings that can goes beyond your expectation. Stefan is a delicate and amazing man to keep you safe and feeling like home during your sailing with Samara II. He start sailing with us from 2016 until now. Every crew member in Samara II alongside with Captain, will also ready to assist you to make your trip more memorable.

PUTRI MEIBAWATI
CRUISE DIRECTOR SAMARA I

Superb combination of her knowledge and warm personality onboard will fill your sailing day. She is a girl who loves the sea, island-life, and sailing. Putri is a person who bursting with energy and always tried to maintain our best hospitality to every guests. She joined Samara team since 2020. From the trip preparation, your check in time in Samara I until the check out time, she always make sure everything is perfect for your lifetime experience.

MARGARETH FIDELA
CRUISE DIRECTOR SAMARA II

Dela is a friendly girl who already have experienced in term of guests handling. She joined the team in early 2021 and already get along with all the team and crew members. She love every creature life, and nature. You can discuss everything you need on your sailing day on Samara II with her. Her goals is to make you experience an unforgettable memories of a lifetime.

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OUR PROMISE

Sea hospitality

Your safety and comfort is our priority. Samara Liveaboard creates the perfect sailing experience for you and offers exceptional service and hospitality in a relaxed, easy-going and friendly manner.

The friendliness of the crew,  the attentiveness of service, the quality of the produce served & the use of local ingredients and the well-presented boat are all important components. These combined with a nice and comfortable boat make for a perfect day on the water.

Samara Liveaboard will make your experience onboard memorable, enjoyable, and fun.

Experienced
Crew

Safety
First

Well Maintained
Yachts

Family
Friendly