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Perfect Mistress

Perfect Mistress

A Fast, Clean Dive Boat at Channel Islands Harbor

 
Malibu Divers charters the Perfect Mistress boat several times through out the year.  It has been designed specially for SCUBA diving with an overall length of 30' and a 10' beam. It is able to carry 6 passengers and 22 tanks on board! The Perfect Mistress has a top speed of 20-30 knots. There is no compressors on board but there is a lot of room and it is has very diver friendly amenities. Bring all of your own tanks though because there are no fills on board!  With a flush toilet and microwave, and water, soft drinks and snacks for between dives.  Bring your own hearty lunch or other food to re-fuel your body during your surface intervals. 

Book your reservation early to ensure your spot.  

Harbor: Channel Islands (This boat trailers from San Diego to San Pedro)  
---> Oil Rig or Catalina trips - we go to Cabrillo Beach Boat Ramp!
---> Lobster, Santa Monica Wrecks, Palos Verde and more - we go to MDR Beach Boat Launch!

Charter Types: Day, Multi-day, Special (Night, Lobster, Wreck, Kelp, Tech, etc.)

Special amenities: clean, fast, trips, limited snacks and beverages. It rides super smooth and it has a great setup for diving with easy swim step and convenient bench for donning your SCUBA tank.

Note: Trips don't include meals. Don't forget to bring your cert. card, and all of your SCUBA gear. Maybe some Dramamine, etc. if that is an issue for you.  During winter months or colder days bring rain and wind protection.

Reminders: Check & track the weather forecast leading up to your trip. When in doubt - call ahead and have a Plan B. Pack light - pre-assemble your gear and leave the big roller bag in the car or at home. 

Channel Islands Harbor, Oxnard:
Boarding Location Address:
3600 S Harbor Blvd, Oxnard, CA 93035
Parking is spacious and free. Head toward the dock and loading ramp. Your Captain will be meeting you at the dock on the left.  Restrooms in building on the left.
 
Directions from the South: Follow US-101 North to S. Victoria Ave in Ventura. Take the Victoria Ave exit from US-101 N, head south (or left) toward Channel Island Harbor. Continue on S Victoria Ave. Drive to S Harbor Blvd in Oxnard, Turn right onto W Channel Islands Blvd. Turn left onto W Channel Islands Blvd/S Harbor Blvd. Slight left onto S Harbor Blvd. Destination is on the left. Come to the dive dock.  
 


Cabrillo Beach Boat Ramp, San Pedro
:
Boarding Location Address: 3720 Stephen M White Drive San Pedro, CA 90731 
Parking is $9 per day, carpooling is encouraged. Public restroom near boat ramp.

NOTE: 2 Entrances: Choose from Shoshonean Rd or Stephen M White Drive.
 
Directions from the North: Drive from I-405 South and I-110 S to San Pedro, Los Angeles. Take the exit toward Gaffey St/San Pedro from I-110 S. Turn left onto N Gaffey St (signs for I-110/San Pedro). Turn left onto W 22nd St, Turn right onto Via Cabrillo-Marina. Turn right onto Shoshonean Rd, Enter Cabrillo Beach (Gate), Turn left, and head toward left end (north) of lot.  Here you can pull up and drop off gear to load boat, and then go park your car.


Marina del Rey Boat Launch, Marina del Rey (MDR):
Boarding Location Address: 13477 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Parking is $9.50 per day, carpooling is encouraged. Public restroom near boat ramp.
 
Directions from the North: Drive from I-405 South/San Diego Fwy to exit 50B to merge onto CA-90 W, Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Mindanao Way, Use the middle lane to turn left onto Admiralty Way, Turn right onto Fiji Way, turn into driveway on right about .15 miles.