Booking terms and Cancellation Policy

Booking conditions
In order to book, an initial deposit has to be made within 10 days of confirmation.
 
For bookings more than 8 months in advance:
10% refundable up to 8 months before start of trip 
20% non refundable 8 months before start of the trip
Balance non refundable 90 days before start of the trip
 
For bookings made within 8 months of the start of a trip:
30% non refundable
Balance non refundable 90 days before start of the trip
 
Cancellation policy
 
For cancellations 8 months and above before the start of their trip deposits are refundable. Cancellations between 8 and 3 months before the start of their trip will have a non refundable deposit of 30%. For cancellations within 90 days of commencement of the trip, 100% cancellation fee will apply. Non refundable deposits can not be forwarded to another date.
 
Carpe Diem MaldivesPvt. Ltd. does not offer refund nor allows transfer of bookings in the event of personal injury, airplane delay, mechanical breakdowns, weather, sickness, strikes, war, criminal acts, quarantine, acts of god, if another guest requires immediate evacuation and the vessel must return to port or any other event beyond its actual control. Guests are strongly advised to have valid dive medical, travel and cancellation insurances.
 
“Corona clause”:
If you can not travel due to Covid-19, we will honour the funds paid to us and move the booking to a later date (within 12 months time). For this to be applicable, one of the following must apply:
 
a. You have contracted the virus within 30 days to departure and can provide medical evidence to support this
b. Your final destination country prevents you from entering due to their governmental guidelines and restrictions on your country of residence
c. Your country of residence prevents you from departing due to their governmental guidelines and restrictions on the embarkation point for the liveaboard.
 
If any of the above does NOT apply, it is your responsibility to get yourself to the point of embarkation.
 
New booking temporary payment conditions
10% down payment to secure your spaces and balance 60 days before start of the trip.